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The Rookie Agent’s Guide to Selling New Construction: Part 1

By David Hakimi This article is part one in a two-part series on how to sell newly-constructed homes. Part two will be published Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. It’s no secret that the housing market has fully rebounded over the...

How to Promote Your Real Estate Blog

By Anita Clark Finding it difficult to make an impact with your real estate blog? In this industry, half the battle is making sure that your traffic is actually relevant. Use these guidelines below to do exactly that, then...

Why You’re Not Generating Leads From Instagram

By Lee Davenport Are you posting like a manic on Instagram, using every hashtag known to man, yet you’re not generating leads from this popular social media network? “Arrgh…,” you think. “I knew all of this ‘Insta-fame’ hype was...
October 31, 2017

Mess-Free Social Media: Don’t Get Blocked

By Lee Davenport I’ve seen it before: accounts are blocked, business drys up, and worse yet, a job is lost, fines are imposed, or licenses are revoked—all from a social media post. That’s a mess…a hot mess. It’s no...
October 12, 2017

The Pros and Cons of a Real Estate Office

By Ryan Fitzgerald Last month, Lee Nelson wrote a great article for REALTOR® Magazine on how to build office culture in a virtual world, and it made me wonder…is a physical real estate office still necessary in 2017? So,...

How to Win Your Buyers’ Dream Home

By Drew Heasley If you’re a buyer’s agents in competitive markets like ours here in the suburbs of Philadelphia, then there are a lot of reasons you will need to be extra sharp to win your clients the home...
October 2, 2017

How House Flipping Can Catapult Your Real Estate Business

By James Vasquez I successfully flip houses full-time; but I didn’t become a real estate professional seven years ago to start flipping houses. One of the main reasons I became a flipper early on in my career is because...

Design a Social Media Post in Less Than 5 Minutes

By Lee Davenport Don wrote: “I have no creative gene so it takes me literally hours to create snazzy social media posts. I can’t spend that much time as a ‘solo-preneur,’ but I know the importance of my business...
September 13, 2017

Using Hashtags in Your Online Marketing

By Lee Davenport When you need to look something up, what do you do?  Many of us will grab our phone, laptop, or computer and do a Google or Bing search. But, wait: You just realized that does not...
August 29, 2017

How to Use Failure to Grow Your Business

By Alexis Craig Why do you think we don’t make our failures public? This is easy to see on social media. Pictures of couples on the beach in Punta Cana, our friend getting promoted to a management position, and...