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.

If you're looking for more information on how to use social media and blogging to promote your business, you'll find it here. Lead generation and lead conversion ideas – you'll find those here too.

Everything a real estate professionals needs to know about marketing his or her business can be found in this section of every agent's favorite social networking site, ActiveRain.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

By Tammie White, TW Realty Group, Franklin TN, South of Nashville
(Benchmark Realty, LLC (615) 495-0752 or
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The best way to rise in the Google rankings is to use your website in conjunction with your ActiveRain blog. The majority of my blogging is done on ActiveRain. I am happy to see my ActiveRain blog posts ranking highly in the SERPS (search engine results pages). However, ActiveRain doesn't giv...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 26
This Is Our Full Page Ad in "The Franklin Local Town Pages" Newspaper.  I do as much offline marketing as I do online, and one method always complements the other.  This full page ad originated from a Free Market Analysis postcard that will be mailed today to every single family home i...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 18
Those who give guidance with leadership and coaching are not always well versed from “past experience.”  Does it make sense for one to coach another agent, if that person has never been a proficient, skillful agent him/herself in the past? Does one need to have been a “heavy hitter” in order to ...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 4
6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA-Franklin Heights listing offered by Eric Buliung of The Kuney Todaro Team OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhood $339,900 Townhouse Main Features 2 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 1,846 sqft Location 6 ...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
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Exceptional West LA Townhouse for Rent! OverviewMapsPhotos $5,000 Townhouse Main Features 3 Bedrooms3 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom5 UnitsInterior: 2,960 sqft Location 1258 Barry Ave#2west los angeles, CA 90025USA Inna Ivchenko Mannis Real Estate Group(310) 867-0698inna@mannisrealestate.comhttp://...
By Trey Thurmond, College Station , Texas Homes
(BCR Realtors)
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I recently watched an agent go from tears to anger and back to tears several times in a few hours. They were angry at  a client .....something that as professionals we should not be doing  in our business. So it did not go their way and like a child they chose to act out in  tantrum mold. WHAT th...
By Pete X-Investment to Luxury, Huntington Beach, CA -GRI-MCNE 714.459.2017, Outstanding Agent Referrals-Nationwide
(X Group Real Estate Advocates )
Comments 2
When Is Probate Necessary?   Is the property held in joint tenancy or community property with Right of Survivorship? If yes, probate is unnecessary for that asset. Joint tenancy and community property with the right survivorship, including bank accounts, securities, real property, automobile, boa...
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 17
By Amanda Thomas, Broker, Realtor®, SRES®, BPOR
(Providence Group Realty)
Comments 5
 I'm so excited! #winning Our office has a new secret weapon in our "Creative Personalized Marketing" armory...  Do you love creating word clouds, but find it difficult to adjust your colors, shapes, and fonts to make high quality, high resolution files that can easily be used to cr...
By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Coweta Newnan Homes for Sale
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers)
Comments 11
I got a call the other day from a major real estate website. It went something like this: “Your card was denied and you need to provide a new method of payment. Or else we will be forced to terminate your account!” I explained that my bank had suddenly issued me a new card due to a security breac...
By Bob Stewart, Community Evangelist
Comments 87
Sharing is Caring About 6 or 8 months ago, ActiveRain member Tom Branch shared with me a lead generation technique he was using that was generating "all kinds of seller leads" by advertising on Facebook. In true ActiveRain spirit, Tom agreed to let me share it with you all. In the days ...
By Philippe Diener
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Canvas Condo Miami   Canvas Condo Miami Condo address 1630 NE 1st Ave. Miami, Fl. 33132   Canvas Condo Miami - Developer Rendering and subject to change   About Canvas Condo Miami   Number of Floors: 36 Number of units: 513 Condo Sq.Ft. range: 620-1110 Beds: 1-2 Baths: 1-2 Canvas Condo Miami Amen...
By Teresa Ryan, Teresa Ryan
(Ryan Hill Realty)
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Top Tips to Successfully Sell Your Naperville Luxury Home   If you are selling your Naperville luxury home, you need a strategy that goes beyond the ordinary market.   Here are top tips to succeed in selling your Naperville luxury home:     Move out and stage your home. Naperville luxury homes fo...
By Sharon Kowitz, Cary, NC Relocation Specialist ~ Buying or Selling
(Fonville Morisey-CRS-SRES-ABR-GRI-E-Pro-CREN)
Comments 2
Immaculate Open Concept Home - Please Join Us for two Open Houses this weekend!   Saturday July 12, 3-6pm and Sunday July 13, 2-4pm OverviewMapsPhotosOpen House $399,900 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms3 BathroomsInterior: 3,013 sqftLot: 0.20 acre(s) Location 1008 Daybreak Bluff Dr.Ca...
By Torey Eisenman, Realtor CDPE Orlando Real Estate Homes For Sale
(Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc.)
Comments 0
  Deltona FL 3 Bedroom Home For Rent - 1799 Courtland Blvd     Home Photos Local Schools     For Lease         Torey Eisenman Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc 321-422-4729 Questions?Schedule a Showing! Licensed In:Florida License #:BK0544770       1799 Courtland Blvd Deltona, Florida 32738 Bedro...
By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(Coldwell Banker Stuart & Watts Real Estate)
Comments 10
  House for sale with a 1600 sq.ft. workshop in secluded Price Run Crossing Subdivision, Caldwell, WV Caldwell is an unincorporated community in Greenbrier County, WV.  From Interstate 64, take exit 69 to Lewisburg and only minutes to Caldwell on Route 60 East.     There are only eight homes In t...
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 12
Here is a list of Condos communities in Commack Long Island 11725, brought to you as a courtesy by Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and Real Estate Salesperson:   SEARCH HERE FOR LONG ISLAND CONDOS   The following are the condos, townhouses and homeowner's a...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 20
Sometimes a word in a sentence just jumps out, hits you, and makes you think "Ouch!" Such was a word in an email I received this morning. It was a forward from a friend, and it had a very fine patriotic message, with quotes from some of our great leaders of the past. The trouble was in ...
By Sharon & Bruce Walter, West Lafayette homes for sale
(Keller Williams Realty Lafayette, IN)
Comments 10
    Lafayette IN 3 bedroom farm home for sale on 4+ acres with 2 out buildings located at 8111 South 550 West, Lafayette IN 47909.       Lafayette IN 47909 farm home on 4+ acres pasture features:   ***  3 bedroom and 2 full bathrooms with first story bedroom ***  detached garage and 2 pole barns ...
By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
Comments 0
I buy houses Reddick Florida. If you own a home and want to sell it fast, please call us today. We having been buying homes in Central and North FL for over 20 years now. 352-658-3755 or  We buy them in all conditions from junkers to dollhouses. Our specialty is damaged ho...