Real Estate Blogging business tips coaching marketing Mar 31, 2022

You’ve set up your agent website, you’ve tweaked your website design to reflect who you are as an agent, and you’ve filled out your “About Me” section. Now what?  It’s time for content!  Content that engages your target audience is what will keep your readers coming back, week to week. Blogging is a large part of an effective online marketing strategy, but if your blog goes stagnant, and your content gets stale, you’ve lost your readers,...

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New Real Estate Agents: How to Kick Off Your Career with Guest Kimberly Childs (pt. 3) coaching podcast Mar 30, 2022

Welcome back to part three of our five-part series on how to kick off (or grow) your real estate business. This episode is for you if you’re a brand new agent, agents coming off a tough year, or if you relocated from a different market.

If you missed the last two episodes, catch up here:

Part 1 → New Real Estate Agents: How to Kick Off Your Career (Part 1)

Part 2 → New Real Estate Agents: How to Kick Off Your Career (Part 2)

Today’s guest is Kimberly Childs. Kimberly ...

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Become a Listings Pro coaching listings marketing Mar 29, 2022

When I speak around the country or around my town, every time I ask the audience if they want listing leads, everyone vigorously raises their hands. I won’t be able to cover all of my tips for becoming a Listing Pro in this short blog, but I would like to introduce a couple of key components.

MARKETING

A challenge for many in the real estate industry is marketing. I cover marketing under “How to Become a Listings Pro” because this is our chance to change and put the...

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Count Your Lucky Stars coaching reviews Mar 24, 2022

One of the major deciding factors for millennials, who are reaching the age when they’re thinking of buying a home, is online reviews. They tend to look online as their primary source of information on real estate agents. Thus, online reputation management for real estate agents is becoming increasingly more important than ever. Over half of home buyers will contact an agent that has 5-star reviews posted by real customers. Matter of fact, over 85% trust online reviews as much as a...

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New Real Estate Agents: How to Kick Off Your Career with Guest Sharon Wisniewski (pt. 2) podcast Mar 23, 2022

Welcome back to part two of our five-part series on how to kick-off (or grow) your real estate business. Back with us is special guest, Elite Agent Sharon Wisniewski, a 17-year Real Estate veteran on the Sibbach Team at eXp Realty.

Did you miss last week's episode where we share the number one thing you can do to kick off your career in real estate? Catch up here https://youtu.be/Wx8exYXpElo

The second most important thing you need as a real estate agent is FLEXIBILITY. Everyone thinks they...

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Get Better at Selling Your Own Listings coaching listings marketing open houses Mar 22, 2022

It is easy for real estate agents to get complacent in the marketing of their own listings beyond the hundreds of relationships their brokers and the association have already concreted for them. The past success of this is still winning new listings and sales. The majority of the time in the recent past, another agent would bring their client after the REALTOR® emailed them the home or they found limited information online and contacted their agent to show them and get...

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Open Houses Sell Homes coaching marketing open houses selling Mar 17, 2022

Open Houses work as the best possible tool to sell a home for top dollar if you execute them correctly. The reason they work is they get people out from behind their computer, tablet, or cell phone at home or work and give them a free look on their time. Often they already find themselves in that area during the time offered so they are impacted using their freedom of choice to swing by. This explains how we get 50%+ of our traffic for open houses from the Internet (Trulia, Zillow, Redfin...

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New Real Estate Agents: How to Kick Off Your Career with Guest Sharon Wisniewski (pt. 1) podcast Mar 16, 2022

Today we have a special guest, Elite Agent Sharon Wisniewski, a 17-year Real Estate veteran on the Sibbach Team at eXp Realty.

This episode is for you if…

  • You are looking to get into the business.
  • You are burnt out with your current job.
  • You’re an agent that’s been in business less than a year.

To start this series, we’re talking about the number one thing to do in 2022 to have your best year ever.

The most important thing for new agents to be successful in 2022 is...

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Open House Marketing coaching marketing open houses Mar 15, 2022

Open house marketing seems to be a foregone event in real estate. I don’t know why agents act like there have not been any recent changes in marketing. I still see the biggest thing in open houses is putting out lots of signs with balloons, we need to take this marketing to the next level. Traditional open house marketing strategies are events that begin the day of. More thought has to be put into planning ahead. 

Today’s buyers begin their search on their own, and where are...

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Understanding Functional Obsolescence coaching marketing staging Mar 10, 2022

This is one of the most important concepts that a real estate agent can learn if they want to take their representation to the next level-the concept is that not all homes are created equal. Agents need to understand price per square foot is a novice's way of interpreting the market, they are just averages. The reality is real estate is much more complex than averages, especially as you get into the luxury market with homes over $500k, over $1 million, and over $5 million-plus.

FUNCTIONAL...

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