Today, I found a website that will let you host one free property website. The website features: Elegant and customizable site design gives you the ability to create a professional online marketing presence for your properties. Set up and launch each site in under 5 minutes! Every property website includes both a branded and a non-branded virtual tour page to display property photos, floor plans, and property information … Continue reading the story "Free Property Listing Website"
Monthly Archives for March, 2011
So today I found a smart phone application that I think would be a great asset to real estate agents and brokers. The app is called Card Munch. It is a free, camera-integrated app that allows you to take a picture of business cards that you want to enter into your contacts. Every business card you submit is transcribed, edited and reviewed by multiple workers to … Continue reading the story "Card Munch"
During the spring and summer months the increase in warm weather will make people more social. Families will be vacationing, having reunions, and visiting parks. Neighborhoods will be throwing picnics and barbecues. People are just more active at this time of year. So what can you do to snag some of that social attention? I think one of the most effective ways is still the old … Continue reading the story "Promotions"
Google Chrome, the sort-of new Google web browser, has been busy creating add-ons just like all the people using Mozilla Firefox already enjoy. One of the most useful of the add-ons I have found is the Facebook Disconnect. Right now, I am running Firefox because of the increased security features, but after reading about Facebook Disconnect I am thinking of changing to Chrome. The add-on works … Continue reading the story "Facebook Disconnect"
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting different results. Does this statement apply to you and your business tactics? In the real estate business the same tasks and responsibilities are performed over and over again, yet many realtors hope for greater productivity, increased sales, and other positive outcomes - just from continuing the same pattern. The truth of the matter is … Continue reading the story "SWOT"
Every time you purchase a new computer it comes with software installed on it. Companies like AOL and Microsoft add on trial versions of their software, but what do you do with it after the trail is up? Or if you don't ever want to use it how to you save the space on your precious hard drive? Removing these type programs is often difficult … Continue reading the story "PC Junk Gone for Good"
After all the rain here, it is beautiful to see the sunshine. So today I decided that the weather was so fair and next week school's are out for spring break that I would give you a laugh. Check this link to enjoy the funniest real estate listings of 2010. These are REAL listings that just didn't turn out very good. Remember how important it is … Continue reading the story "Finally Sunshine!!"
Internet listings are usually the first view buyers get of a home on the market. When buyers are searching online though what sets apart your listing from everyone else's. Here are some tips that will help you rise to the top of the pack. Add More Pictures. Add the most pictures allowed by your MLS. Buyers will search by "Number of Photos" and your listing will … Continue reading the story "Do Your Listings Speak to You?"
I know that I posted a blog about keeping passwords safe a little while ago, but I found another option that I think is better than the last one...so I felt it was time for an upgrade. I know there are usually 2 types of password people out there the ones that have 400 unique passwords and the ones that have 900 variations of the same … Continue reading the story "Password Vault"
I know that is big talk...my favorite ever, but really I love this idea. I know that home buyers especially those first timers are concerned with every detail of the home from its floor-plan to its location and that you are trying to compete with every other agent out there to get the most useful information to the potential buyer. So how do you get … Continue reading the story "My Favorite Marketing Idea EVER!"