Real Estate Sales and Marketing

Do the old-school real estate marketing methods still work? Is a postcard campaign worth the money? How about cold calling or buying real estate leads?


Those are good questions and fortunately you've come to the right place for answers. ActiveRain's 300,00+ real estate industry professional chat about these topics and many more on a daily basis right here on the following pages.


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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 
When I worked for NBC, I put together a series called "The Faith Project".  The idea was to look at the role of faith in our lives. Not organized religion, but FAITH. Let's face it.  We live in a world where it feels as if we have to be ultra politically correct.  If you ask me, it's pretty sad. ...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Great Location with Stunning Mountain Views for this Awesome 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix! This Awesome 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix has the perfect floor plan and a nice big swimming pool too. in this Awesome 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix, Enter through the living area and...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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GREAT price for this Great 5 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix with mountain views! This Great 5 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix is Upgraded Residence Sits on the Perfect Cul-De-Sac Lot with Incredible Views out Front and Back. Tile in this Great 5 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in Phoenix is Upgrad...
By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Clients First Realty)
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You have the ability to make $200,000 or more in 2015…You just need the process... You need to add only 1 to 4 high-end home sales to your existing business... Don’t for one minute think you can’t do it or doubt yourself...You will find it much easier than you think ...You can follow the simple s...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Great 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Suprise in a great location. This Great 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Suprise is Over 2500 sqft with a spacious formal living and dining room plus an open family room just off of the kitchen. Great 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Suprise, Very open ceilings. T...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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5 Red Flags When Choosing Your Homes for Sale in South Tampa Agent   When you’ve decided to sell or buy a home, looking for a trusted real estate agent must be on your priority. You’ve probably heard that for a couple of times now but this part of your home buying or selling journey is really cru...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Price Reduced on this Great 2 Bedroom 1 Bath HUD Townhome in Tempe, Save Thousands! This Great 2 Bedroom 1 Bath HUD Townhome in Tempe is in a great location close to just about everything! This Great 2 Bedroom 1 Bath HUD Townhome in Tempe has a very spacious two bdrm one bath (Jack & Jill entry),...
By Carla Muss-Jacobs, Principal Broker/Owner, Buyer Focused ~ Buyer Results
(BuyersAgentPortland.com | (503) 810-7192 Portland Metro Exclusive Buyers Agent | 100% Buyer Representation ~ 100% of the Time)
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This is Why You Do Localism Posts! If you're new to ActiveRain, or a lifer and need a boost, kick in the pants, a "get moving" inspiration . . . I hope this post rejuvenates you into doing LOCALISM posts. Here's what happened today: I have a tracker on my site and from time-to-time I'll check it ...
By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Clients First Realty)
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You can increase your real estate business by at least $30,000 in 2015…Guaranteed!! You need to add only one high-end home sale to your existing business...   Don’t for one minute think you can’t do it or doubt yourself...You will find it much easier than you think ...You can easily follow these ...
By Laura Foreman, Copywriter, Buffini & Company
(Referral Maker Real Estate CRM)
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A quality lead is only a phone call away. As a real estate professional, you spend much of your time on the phone with current clients. However, a quick call to your past clients can help you plant the seeds for future referrals. Here are three reasons to hop on the phone and call your clients. C...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Beautifully well-maintained Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Avondale with formal living and dining area. This Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Avondale has a Large kitchen with island opens to family room with built in entertainment center. Spacious master bedroom in this Great 4 Bedroom 2 B...
By Gloria Todor and Doug Durren - Delaware County PA Real Estate, Hard Working Professionals (484) 431-3686
(Century 21 Absolute Realty )
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Media, Delaware County PA Real Estate - Homes For Sale December 2014   Media, Delaware County Pennsylvania motto is "Everybody's Hometown".   Residential Houses for sale in Media PA as of December 16, 2014 *Active Listings 13*Price Range $150,000 - $495,000 *Pending/Under Contract Listings 6   Re...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield,Wilton,Greenwich,NewCanaan, Brookfield,Newtown,Roxbury,Bridgewater,Washington,Sherman, Luxury Homes,WaterFront,Equestrian,NewConstruction
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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How To Keep Your Candlewood Lake Home Safe and Secure   If you are fortunate enough to own a Candlewood Lake home as a vacation property or second home, you probably can’t wait for that time each weekend or during holidays when you can escape the routine of daily life and head on to your Candlewo...
By Bob Ratliff, Broker Associate - REALTOR® 512-587-5689, Your Cedar Park & Leander, REALTOR® CRS GRI
(RE/MAX Capital City ~ Call Bob ~512-587-5689 Austin TX - REALTOR® CRS GRI)
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Austin Area Real Estate Market Snap Shot for December 2014   According to the Austin Multiple listings there are 6,254 Active Listings making a 7.65% increase from December 2013.   Between December 7, 2014 through December 13 2014 show average sold sales prices have increased by 5.54%.     In 201...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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I Plan On Being A Millionaire Today All I need is a post and some comments, and I am there !   It was so exciting on the way - what will it feel like on the other side?   I have made a lot of friends, some of whom I will see today at Ginny's Meet Up, and had some business transactions result from...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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Country Pointe in Dix Hills Long Island is a 24 hour guard-gated Single Family Home Community in Suffolk County Long Island 11746. Lawrence “Larry” And Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson have been asked by buyers if there is a gated community with amenities in the well-respe...
By Jeffrey Riegel
(RE/MAX AllStars)
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Before the Great Recession, some South Florida developers were selling storage units for boats just like condominiums. The financial crisis stymied that, as demand for boats and storage shrunk. Now, with the economy recovering, sales of "dockominiums" are making a comeback. A Dania Beach marina h...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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Some agents have trouble with grammar. Some have trouble with word choice (there/their; advice/advise; etc.) Some have trouble with spelling.  Those errors require either a proofreader or a concerted effort to learn grammar, sentence structure, word definitions, and spelling ... But one error is ...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Tips in Selecting Interior Paint Color for your Glenbrooke Condo   Whether you are planning to sell now or in some future date, it is always important to keep the interior of your Glenbrooke condo well-maintained. Paints on the walls and ceilings fade, get chipped or cracked during the normal cou...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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The top 25 teams list in New England for the month of October was released from RE/MAX of New England, and The Kuney-Todaro Team ranked #17 for that month.  It was not our best month, but it was a month that saw reduced activity across the board.  The team members have had a great year and the e...