Open Houses: A Brilliant Way to Generate Leads

How Experts Use Open Houses to Generate Listings We're sure you've heard the buzz about the hot new thing in Real Estate sales! Robot Listing Agents? No. Government-mandated 20% real estate commission? NO. The diesel typewriter? No, no, no. Give up? It’s the Private House Showing – a strange, … Read more about Open Houses: A Brilliant Way to Generate Leads

They’re Not Just Closing Gifts: Creative Ideas to Deepen Client Relationships

Real estate closing gifts are not a new phenomenon, but sometimes real estate agents aren't sure what to give. Let's face it, our clients are all our businesses really have. Showing appreciation is not just polite but critical for keeping and building upon those relationships. Over the years we've … Read more about They’re Not Just Closing Gifts: Creative Ideas to Deepen Client Relationships

Real Estate Tech on the March: 3D and Drone Technology

Remember the “big book of listings?” How about faxing spec sheets to prospective buyers. Single page summaries with one grainy photo and a lot of numbers were all you had. Well, those days are gone for good. New rounds of technology, specifically 3D and drones, are revamping the industry. I’d like … Read more about Real Estate Tech on the March: 3D and Drone Technology

When Markets Cool: Wisdom from The Greatest Generation

In most parts of the country things are pretty good in the real estate market, but many of us know that the biz is very susceptible to dramatic cycles and shifts in conditions. Since we’re not unusually stressed-out, this may be a good time to take a look back and be prepared to handle the next Big … Read more about When Markets Cool: Wisdom from The Greatest Generation

War Story – Episode 3 – Client Appreciation

Episode 3: “Eminem Headlines! Is It The Real Slim Shady?” It's Party Time! In this installment of "War Stories" we meet a big-time agent who SHOWS big-time  customer appreciation. This successful agent throws an elaborate party to thank all of the clients who helped get him to the top. This agent … Read more about War Story – Episode 3 – Client Appreciation

Zero-Based Marketing a Myth, but Reducing Cost is Possible

Zero-ing out the cost of your real estate marketing is more fantasy than reality. All of us Conference Goers have heard the spiels: “Your Dry Cleaner will flip for the chance to put an ad on your door hanger!’ “Get your banker to pay for the moving van you just financed by telling her you’ll put … Read more about Zero-Based Marketing a Myth, but Reducing Cost is Possible

Digital Content Package Now Included with Each Publication

It's here! We know through our own marketing efforts how important it is to stay up on your digital channels. It's likely you need lots of fresh digital content for your blog, Facebook, Twitter, marketing/content emails, and LinkedIn - perhaps you need content to post to even more … Read more about Digital Content Package Now Included with Each Publication

Real Estate Marketing War Story: Pricing

Episode 2: “The Price was Actually Right” Ahh, pricing. It usually isn't a big deal to get clients on board with a list price that will effectively sell their home... but, sometimes it is. In this episode, Leo shares personal experience with pricing a client's home in Georgia too … Read more about Real Estate Marketing War Story: Pricing

Ashley Leigh

The Problem: Determining which marketing tools and strategies brought the most results and brand recognition, with the least amount of time, money and effort The Solution: Ashley Leigh discovered the power of Discover customized direct mail newspapers Click to learn how Ashley grew by 15-20% … Read more about Ashley Leigh

8 Ways Exclusivity Bolsters Real Estate Marketing

Exclusivity, why is it important? Did anyone ever give you a check that bounced and the bank mailed it to you with rubber stamped stigmata on it like “Insufficient Funds” or “Dishonored”? Do you remember who gave you this infamous check? Think hard. Of course you do, and you didn’t need to think … Read more about 8 Ways Exclusivity Bolsters Real Estate Marketing