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?


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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 
By Ron & Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
(ra@napaconsultants.com)
Comments 57
What works in  creating a brand in your real estate market place is focusing on your audience.  Choosing colors follows the same logic.  So when you are thinking of branding yourself, think twice and don’t necessarily default to your tastes. Take a moment to analyze why you are creating your bra...
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)
Comments 33
   "Is There A Difference Between A Condo and A Townhouse"   The following is the easiest way to explain these different terms to consumers buying or selling on The North And South Shore Of Long Island, brought to you as courtesy by Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
Comments 112
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 Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
Comments 3
Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley! This Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley split floor plan home offers lots of storage for your belongings. This Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley a walk in closet in the master bedroom. Enjoy spending time outside yo...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
Comments 34
And the Pantone Color of 2015 is...
 Marsala. The folks at Pantone describe the color as a naturally robust and earthy wine red, "Marsala enriches our minds, bodies and souls."  You've got to hand it to them, they make it sounds pretty irresistible. I'll take a bath in the Marsala, please.  "Much...
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)
Comments 15
    Here Is An Opportunity In The Heart Of East Norwich Long Island Where You Will Find A Home With Spectacular Golf Course Views! Priced at an unbelievable price of ONLY $699,500.   This one-of-a-kind unique home meets the demands of many who are looking for that extra special space.  As you ent...
By David Snow
(New Homes at The Crossing,L.L.C)
Comments 5
Work is underway to construct a model at Shenandoah Crossing Residential section of the resort.Richmond Building Group and Birchwood Properties,L.L.C are teaming up to build 100 New Homes at The CrossingNew Homes will start at $214,750 for a 1484 sq Ft Ranch plan that includes $5,000 in Closing c...
By Richard Henley, Welcome to Baton Rouge
(Keller Williams Red Stick Partners)
Comments 0
Top 6 Reasons to Buy Today! 1. Affordability. Based on recent property declines and current interest rates, home affordability has not been higher since it was first tracked over 40 years ago. Your grandparents couldn't have received a better interest rate than you can today. 2. Tax Breaks. The I...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 28
I just read an e-newsletter written by Marte Cliff, and I thought I’d share my thoughts on the topic of marketing during the holiday season.  There are many who do not market at all during the holidays, and I feel very strongly about this topic. My job description is marketing for my team member...
By Janet Kuehn- Charleston SC Homes Call 843-225-8890, Charleston SC Homes
(Southern Breezes Realty)
Comments 1
Mount Pleasant SC Home for sale - 2003 N Creek Dr   This fantastic Mount Pleasant SC Home for sale offers a hypnotic blend of stunning marsh views and relaxing ambiance! Don’t miss out on this charming property located in the community of Rivertowne Country Club! Property sits on a 0.28 acre cul...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 21
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...
Young.  Is it about age...or is it about a state of mind? I'd argue that it may be neither. Since I was a kid, I've been told that I am an "old soul".  Yet now that I'm older, I like to think that I have a youthful perspective on business.   Let's face it.  As we get older, many people become jad...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 23
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 Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
Comments 4
Charm and charisma in this white picket fence Craftsman! Updated three bedroom home in a great location across from Whatcom Falls State Park. The kitchen has been masterfully updated with new cupboards, granite counter tops and stainless appliances. Separate dining room with wainscoting finishes....
By Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz, Commercial & Residential Real Estate Agent
(REALTY ONE GROUP - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 702.443.7156 )
Comments 15
NO WORDS NEEDED!!!   Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sells (New) Homes in Summerlin Las Vegas Nevada   Newer Entries - Videos By Vegas Bob www.videosbyvegasbob.com/?paged=2       Robert Vegas Bob Swetz New Homes Summerlin Red Rock Las Vegas. Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sells New Homes in Summerlin around the ...
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)
Comments 14
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 Debbie James Somers & Company, Debbie James
(Somers & Company)
Comments 2
5 Things You Should Never Say During Your 30A Luxury Home’s Open House   An open house is one way for sellers to showcase their 30A luxury homes for sale to a number of potential buyers. While you want to be as honest and open as possible to interested buyers, you also want to leave a good impres...
I need you to watch this 10 second clip.  It's the entire basis of today's blog.  And do me a favor.  Try and pick out just one conversation.   I shot this quick clip on my cell phone last night from behind the bar at a Christmas party we hosted for one of our referral groups, The Breakfast Club....
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 8
The end of this year has been a busy time for the team members.  The listings that happen to be the last of our resale inventory to remain on the market are now generating multiple showings and written offers.  Everything sells eventually, and it’s the old rule of supply and demand at its best n...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
Comments 0
Excellent opportunity for investment or a place to call home! Enjoy the sweeping views of Homestead Golf course and Canadian Mountains from your own private deck. Very nice open floor plan with island in kitchen and gas fireplace insert in the living room. Enjoy resort facilities, tennis courts, ...