Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
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Who is the Star of your Business Card? Many of us have been taught the importance of having an updated and professional photo on our business cards. After all, we want people to put a face to a name and remember us, and hopefully brand ourselves into their memory banks.Recently, while exchanging ...
By Sidney Kutchuk, Property Management & Sales Experts 951-217-6745
(Property Management & Sales at REALTY WORKS TEMECULA, CA 92590 (951) 217-6745)
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Top 9 Things To Do For a Smooth Temecula CA Rental Move   Moving can be overwhelming because of all the tasks you have to cover. First on the list would be to talk with your Temecula CA property manager or landlord about your decision. Here’s a summary of the most important things tenants must re...
By Chris Miller, MediaProsper Online Marketing
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When I talk with people about social media, the subject always seems to come up: when should I be posting?   There are better times than others, but ... here's a better way to think about that question.   WHEN SHOULD YOU POST? There’s lots of research about when the most people are on Faceboo...
By Mark Bruno, Monterey Peninsula Home Team Leader
(Monterey Peninsula Home Team - Carmel, CA - Coldwell Banker)
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Pacific Grove Ocean View Craftsman For Sale Search for similar homes for sale in Pacific Grove, CA. Listing Details Pacific Grove Modern Ocean View Craftsman314 8th Street Pacific Grove, CA 93950Asking Price: $1,595,000MLS# Coming SoonBedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 3.5Approx. Size:  2772 Square Feet (tota...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 5
    Eric Buliung, the latest member of The Kuney Todaro Team, closed on 20 Tia Place in Franklin MA today.  It was sold by a buyer’s agent, and that’s how we like doing business.  However, the best part of this closing was when the buyer informed Eric that what attracted him to 20 Tia Place were ...
By Michael Hottman, Helping you achieve your real estate goals
(RE/MAX Commonwealth)
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Sunday I decided to go out and preview properties by visiting open houses in the areas I like to focus on here in the Richmond, Virginia metro area. "Why preview homes when you're a Realtor?" you may be asking. What a better way to visit several properties in a single day, meet agen...
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 13
    Sometimes when buying a home, expectations may be high. If you are looking to purchase a home, remember it's still a business transaction.                                                                                                                                Here Are Our Top 5 Myth...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield, Bethel,Kent,Brookfield, Newtown, Redding,Roxbury,Bridgewater, Luxury Homes, Water Front Properties, Equestrian
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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Bridgewater CT Home For Sale with Landscaping | 16 Blueberry Hill Road   Presenting a newer upscale home located in a quiet neighborhood and close to the Town Center! Be amazed by this beautiful contemporary Bridgewater CT home for sale nestled in this delightful New England Town. This 4 bedroom,...
By ActiveRain University
(ActiveRain University)
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What To Say And When To Say It In this webinar, Bob was joined by Greg McDaniel, a real estate agent with the McDaniel Callahan team in the Bay Area of California.  In addition to having a successful real estate team with his father, a 42 year veteran of the industry, Greg also coaches other agen...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield, Bethel,Kent,Brookfield, Newtown, Redding,Roxbury,Bridgewater, Luxury Homes, Water Front Properties, Equestrian
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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5 Latest Trends To Make Life at Candlewood Lake Better   Many residents of Candlewood Lake homes look forward to spending great summer vacations in their lake homes. Whether it’s their secondary home or primary residence, owning a Candlewood Lake Danbury CT home means getting to spend more time i...
By Michele Smylie Clark, ,#480-390-4182,
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http://12929wcrocusdrive.AgentMarketing.com 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home for sale in Rancho El Mirage has an open floor plan, with high ceilings.  This 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home in Rancho El Mirage has a eat in kitchen and formal dining room. One bedr...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 8
Another Kuney Todaro Team Closing at 20 Tia Place in Franklin MA by Listing Agents Eric Buliung and Lorraine Kuney...Teamwork!!! OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 20 Tia Place in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $617,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partia...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
Comments 0
** Don't Miss Out ** This Awesome 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Goodyear is waiting for you. Spacious eat-in Kitchen with Island a plus on this Awesome 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Goodyear- open to Family room. This Awesome 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath HUD Home in Goodyear has bedrooms that are goo...
By Debbie James Somers & Company, Debbie James
(Somers & Company)
Comments 4
Latest Trends In 30A Luxury Homes: What’s Hot and What’s Not Whether you are thinking of buying a luxury home along 30A or having one custom-built, it’s good to know what the hottest trends are in design and interior amenities so you can get great ideas for your home. Here are the hottest trends ...
By Jim Paulson, Owner,Broker
(Progressive Realty (Boise Idaho)
Comments 35
People always want to use a home's square foot for the dollar to meaure it's value but since a home is not a commodity, every one is unique and therefore, it's value will be as well.   To illustrate this, I will go to an extreme.  The most expensive home per square foot is $226,775 ac...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
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A new property listing, Maine real estate offering hops up onto the multiple listing service conveyor belt. It's day to shine under the MLS sunshine. To begin the show and tell. Stretching it's legs. Picking up speed in getting the marketing exposure traction. Well well well. What do I sp...
By Sam Miller, Knox County Ohio
(RE/MAX Stars Realty)
Comments 7
During a recent trip to the "Fishermen's Wharf" we were exposed to many of the different restaurants and seafood vendors.  I am sure that many of them were offering similar "catch of the day" dishes and specials but one restaurant was leaps and bounds ahead of the rest in ...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Preferred St. George Area Real Estate Agent.
(Prado & Kramer Real Estate, St. George, UT 84770)
Comments 5
Small Business Spotlight: Breakfast at Tifiny's in St. George Opens 2nd Location at Green Valley Spa! Having an established restaurant in St. George, Utah since 2012 at their 188 North Bluff Street location, Earl and Tifiny Rose took the opportunity to expand their Breakfast at Tifiny's  ...
By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 3
For 99% of salespeople, the most productive source of business is their personal database (those who know, like, and trust them). These people may have done business with you or they may have not. Regardless, they likely send business your way. It’s logical to think that the bigger the list, the ...
By Vanessa Saunders MBA MIMC CIPS FIABCI, From Manhattan to the Catskills of New York
(Global Property Systems Real Estate)
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As our company name implies, Global Property Systems specializes in finding internationally-based buyers for New York and New Jersey properties. So far, this strategy has proven quite successful because of one very fortunate bit of providence: many buyers are investing in American real estate as ...