Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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By Ray Vernon
(Success Real Estate)
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27 Tall Pines Plymouth, MA 02360(off Exit 5)Almost a half acre of rural feel & yet only 5 minutes from Route 3 & 10 minutes from Plymouth's downtown & beautiful harborfront with gorgeous walks & terrific restaurants to enjoy the long summer evenings! This home is move-in ready for your personal t...
By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Clients First Realty)
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You can stay with the status quo and your present situation or change a few things for the better...Here are some suggestions that will propel your income... Video - 7 Reasons You Won't Make More MoneyFree Luxury Home Sales ConsultLuxury Home Sales TrainingTo your success,Hugh
By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Keller Williams Dallas Premier)
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  There are some rules of real estate decorum that I wish hadn't washed away. Here's one. For many years, when an agent took an offer on a property, it was all but written in blood and on stone that it was to be expeditiously either accepted or countered or rejected.  None of this waiting to see ...
By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(The Ballen Group Real Estate Network, The Ballen Method)
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 ---->>> PRINT THESE INSTRUCTIONS 1.) Create a NEW post or page on your highest ranking site (the one that ranks the best). Title that post by the full address. Plus it by adding ‘Listed by (your name)’ – this tells the buyer YOU are the one they should speak to. Title the image of the property (...
By Anna Banana Kruchten - AZ Top Banana of Real Estate!, Broker/Owner
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
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Welcome to Moon Valley in Phoenix Arizona!   Moon Valley is a tucked- way, little known area in North Phoenix.  It's nestled between 3 mountains, Moon Mountain, Lookout Mountain and the North Mountain Preserve. Moon Valley was built around the Moon Valley Golf Club in the 70's. Since then the com...
By Michele Ladd, Paying it Forward
(Heroes Home Advantage)
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Watch and SHARE worthy: (You have to click on the pic to go to the site) Please watch and share my interview with Seth Voorhees - Time Warner Cable News as he follows me from HATTER'S PUB to the Webster Police Dept to feed them lunch and then he follows me to my office to talk about what my team ...
By Pamela Seley, REALTOR®, CA BRE #01824145 Real Estate - Call 951.491.4063
(West Coast Realty Division)
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I'm so relieved to hear, from one of the top influencer's on the web, Neil Patel, that backlinks for SEO are out, and user experience is in.Why am I relieved? Because I never really understood all the "backlink" stuff. I think I was linking just to link because google liked it, but apparently goo...
By Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz, Commercial & Residential Real Estate Agent
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Many many moons ago when Vegas Bob was in school studying for his Real Estate License his teacher mentioned strongly about gifts to clients ... He said giving money to clients was a no-no ... but gifts are OK. So is there a limit of value to the gifts? Vegas Bob is going to have to say no ... In ...
By Michele Smylie Clark, ,#480-390-4182,
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Tour Casa Vista De Valle today 5/30/2015Big price drop, lowest priced with a guest house in the Country Club, screaming deal!Tired of all the cookie cutter, desert blah golf communities and yearning for a property with charm and distinction, where stress stays at the gate as you drive to your pri...
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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Another Condo Sold on Long Island courtesy of Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila Agranoff, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson. Located in Plainview Long Island on Autumn Drive, we SOLD a 2 bedroom 2 bath upper level Floor Plan Condo at The Seasons in Plainview Zip Code 11803. This is a 55+...
By Roy Barker
(Dockside Realty, Inc.)
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We always video each home we list so those viewing will have an opportunity to view the home as if they are walking through it.  Years ago I used one of the first HD cameras to create those videos.  It took a long time, and quite frankly, I'm not sure they were ever even viewed!  Then we got iPho...
By Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Realtor (503)755-2905, "Your Gateway to the Lake" Birkenfeld Oregon
(Vernonia Realty)
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The Dilemma of the Almost-Sale In looking at the calendar and being almost halfway through the year, it seems that the trend for this year has been an odd one. I have grappled with it for months, wondering what's really going on this year that is so very different from last year?Finally, having a...
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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Today, lets talk about The Regency  townhouse community neighborhood Smithtown Long Island. Built in 1991, The Regency is one long winding road of attached townhouses in a private serene cul-de-sac setting on Stone Gate Ct in Smithtown Long Island 11787. It is situated in Suffolk County New York ...
By Dale Palmer LLC, ALHS, ABR, CRS, e-Pro, CDPE
(Wolfe Real Estate Group)
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Lauderdale by the Sea - Video Tour Active listings from our MLS SystemLauderdale by the Sea Homes For SaleLauderdale by the Sea Condos For Sale Lauderdale by the Sea Real Estate - Information    Lauderdale by the Sea is a separate city from Fort Lauderdale and is located just north of the FortLau...
By Svetlana Stolyarova, Local-n-Global Realty, Broker 216-548-4663
(Local-n-Global Realty, Cleveland and International Real Estate Solution)
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There was a medium level of activity on the Chagrin Falls real estate market this week, 1 condominium and 9 houses were put on market, 1 house was returned to market, 7 houses changed to contract, the price was lowered for 9 houses and 2 condominiums. 3 houses were sold and 1 house was rented dur...
By Jamie Parker Gwinnett, Realtor, Snellville Homes
(Keller Williams)
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$209,900, 3Bd/2Ba Single Family House, 1711 sqft. Jamie Parker | Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners | | 2333 Blackberry Ct, Snellville, GA 30078 3Bd/2Ba Single Family House $209,900 Year Built 1996 Sq Footage 1711 sqft. Bedrooms 3 Beds Bathrooms 2 Baths Flo...
By Fred Carver-Top Realtor Victoria, BC, Accredited Victoria BC Real Estate Consultant
(Re/Max Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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 FINDING NEIGHBORHOOD REAL ESTATE NEWS REPORTS & MOREI Blog about Neighborhoods I service(sell Real Estate) in Victoria BC. Where I blog about Victoria Neighborhood Real Estate Market Reports, Local Events, Market trends, neighborhood Schools, Popular places like Farmers Markets, Parades, Sports ...
By Stacey Smith, Your Orange County Beach Cities Realtor
(Michael Plummer Group)
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Facebook Business/Fan Page... A Few Tips to Help You Get Started.. This past Wednesday I sat in on an Activerain University webinar that was talking about Facebook Farming by Chris Alston. Chris shared a lot of great tips on how to get to the point of generating leads from facebook. Here are a fe...
By Kyle Reyes
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Man, there are a LOT of people hating on Millennials these days.I didn't even realize just how bad it was until the article I published last week - With the Rise of the Millennial Comes The Fall of the Suit.I'm not sure if it's anger, jealousy or perhaps ignorance.  But there seems to be a lot of...
By Shelley Costello, Real Estate Marketing & Social Media Expert
(Creative Web Concepts USA.COM)
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 5 Things Every Realtor is Missing Online There are 2 Million Realtors in the USThere are 1,063,950 Members of the NAR as of June 30, 201478% of members specialize in residential brokerage.5,090,000 Homes sold in the US in 201388% Purchased through a Broker or Agent429,000 Were New Construction.S...