What's the future of real estate tech?

The real estate industry has seen so much tech investment and adoption in recent years that real estate professionals have to work hard to keep up.

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Agents should help their clients prep for a spring sale

While real estate professionals may have a lot on their plates at this time of year, it's still vital that their clients know how best to make their homes attractive to would-be buyers.

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A spring mailer campaign is a good idea for agents

Whether it's electronic or physical, real estate professionals may be able to draw in new clients with a simple, elegant mailer campaign that highlights their expertise.

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Now is the time to start working on spring decor

Homeowners who want to move their interiors from a winter theme to an air of springtime can take just a few simple steps to accomplish the goal.

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Brokers have a duty to safeguard data

Data security is a major issue for companies in all industries, and real estate brokerages handle plenty of sensitive information that needs to be protected.

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What's the future of real estate tech?

The real estate industry has seen so much tech investment and adoption in recent years that real estate professionals have to work hard to keep up.

Agents should help their clients prep for a spring sale

While real estate professionals may have a lot on their plates at this time of year, it's still vital that their clients know how best to make their homes attractive to would-be buyers.

A spring mailer campaign is a good idea for agents

Whether it's electronic or physical, real estate professionals may be able to draw in new clients with a simple, elegant mailer campaign that highlights their expertise.

Now is the time to start working on spring decor

Homeowners who want to move their interiors from a winter theme to an air of springtime can take just a few simple steps to accomplish the goal.

Brokers have a duty to safeguard data

Data security is a major issue for companies in all industries, and real estate brokerages handle plenty of sensitive information that needs to be protected.

Social media 'hacks' to boost client engagement

At this time of year, more people will be searching the web and social sites for real estate advice and information.

Improve a real estate website to get more leads

Real estate professionals may think their websites do a great job of attracting clients, but they can always do better.

Boosting referrals for real estate agents

Referrals can be the lifeblood of a real estate professional's business, especially at this busy time of year.

Agents needs to stand out with unique marketing this spring

Thousands of homeowners may be waiting to flood their local markets in the next few months, so real estate professionals need to be able to stand out from the crowd and cast a wide net to attract clients.

How agents can reassure buyers in a busy market

With so much buying activity in the market these days, it's vital for agents to make sure they can keep buying clients happy and assured even as competition thrives.

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What's the future of real estate tech?

The real estate industry has seen so much tech investment and adoption in recent years that real estate professionals have to work hard to keep up.

Real estate pros may have more to learn with tech

The tech revolution is fully underway in the real estate sector, and that can help agents unlock a lot of nascent potential if they know how to proceed.

Real estate agents should know about apps for themselves and clients

Apps are increasingly important for any real estate professional's business efforts, and they might want to recommend options for clients, as well.

The year ahead in real estate technology

While 2018 is already here, a lot of the work in the real estate industry is still a few months away, when the traditional buying and selling season begins.

Augmented reality becoming a bigger part of real estate

To the uninitiated, augmented reality still sounds like a science fiction concept.

Where real estate tech is evolving

More investors are pouring money into developing the behind-the-scenes tech that powers the real estate industry, and it's important for brokers and agents alike to understand where that money is going, and why.

Get a jump on next year's real estate tech, trends

The new year is almost upon us, and real estate professionals may want to take some time to examine what industry insiders think will be the "next big thing."

The do's and don'ts of real estate SEO

Every real estate professional wants to make sure potential clients can find them online, but experts caution that there are right and wrong methods for real estate professionals to connect with buyers and sellers in this way.

Can AI help agents boost lead conversion?

Artificial intelligence has many practical applications for real estate professionals, including helping them connect with prospective clients in a number of unexpected ways.

As fall arrives, agents can revisit their tech needs

Now that real estate professionals aren't necessarily required to run from one client to the next - as they almost certainly were all summer - they likely have more downtime to review other issues.

A spring mailer campaign is a good idea for agents

Whether it's electronic or physical, real estate professionals may be able to draw in new clients with a simple, elegant mailer campaign that highlights their expertise.

Social media 'hacks' to boost client engagement

At this time of year, more people will be searching the web and social sites for real estate advice and information.

Understanding the value of a beautiful agent website

It's important for real estate professionals to have the right design to catch and keep visitors' attention.

Reaching sellers ahead of the buying season

The question for many real estate professionals is all too common these days: How can I connect with current owners?

Real estate agents can start their own newsletters now

Newsletter email marketing is routinely cited as a great way for real estate professionals to connect with potential and past clients. For any who haven't yet adopted this tool, now is the time, before spring begins.

Does paying for social media advertising pay off?

Many agents may be considering investing some money into their social marketing ahead of the sales season, but is it worth the money?

February is the time for agents to amp up social marketing

With the spring sales season just a month or two away in most markets, agents need to make sure their social media marketing is up to snuff, and ready to gain momentum.

How can real estate professionals keep generating leads in the winter?

While winter obviously isn't the peak transaction season, real estate professionals still need to make a living, and buyers and sellers need someone to help facilitate their real estate sales. Here's how agents can make those connections.

How to make a real estate blog stand out

Some real estate professionals have recently begun to steer away from blogging, but it's still important to making their websites eye-catching for would-be clients.

Take the time to revisit direct mailers this winter

The reason so many old-fashioned marketing efforts were so popular among real estate professionals for so long is, simply, that they work.

Brokers have a duty to safeguard data

Data security is a major issue for companies in all industries, and real estate brokerages handle plenty of sensitive information that needs to be protected.

Brokers can strategize their spring marketing now

With spring only a few months away, many brokers are already putting together strategies for helping agents succeed.

Brokers have a role in keeping agents safe this winter

While safety is always important in any job, real estate professionals spend more time on the road than most other workers.

Brokers should look internally to drive future performance

Many real estate brokers take the late fall and winter months to assess what their businesses will need for the following spring and summer.

What skills bring agents the most success?

Brokers can use the slower autumn and winter months to consistently improve their team of agents' various skills, and that's true whether they're seasoned real estate professionals or just getting their start in the industry.

Brokers: Want to boost agent skills? Now is the time

The busy summer buying and selling season is finally over, and for agents and brokers alike, that presents a unique opportunity.

Activate new agents' talents quickly

The amount of demand that now exists in the market is stretching many brokerages thin, and it calls for a new, energetic talent pool above and beyond what may have existed for years.

What can brokers do to maximize their hiring efforts?

Given the strength of the market these days, many brokers may be in a position to expand their teams and take advantage of the incredible demand they now face.

Brokers should always look for ways to improve their websites

A great website is a brokerage's way of properly introducing itself to the world, and any real estate professionals who have had success know such a site is a good way to generate leads.

Market Update: June 20, 2014

Applications for new mortgages recently dropped 9.2 percent from the week prior, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Application Survey for the week ending June 13.

 
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