How to engage and win on Instagram



Given Instagram’s potential, those who’re just starting out on using the platform could do with being pointed in the right direction.

First-Time Home Buyers: Top Tips for Hiring a Realtor



Buying your first home is a monumental event that can alter your life in many beneficial ways. However, you may feel stressed and confused about the real estate sales process, and you understandably want to get the best deal possible on the right home for your budget and your needs.

NAR says most realtors interested in sustainable homes



Real estate agents would do well to talk up the green features in their home listings, letting clients know how much they can reduce energy usage inside the home. According to the National Association of REALTOR’s latest Realtors and Sustainability report, more than half of agents say consumers are showing a greater interest in such […]

How Online Bots Impact Real Estate Listing Websites



Unique and updated property listings are one of the most important assets for any real-estate classified business that attracts visitors and generates revenues. But, have you ever wondered how much would it cost for a web scraper to steal all the property listings and user data from your real estate listing website? And what impact […]

Contactually adds team tools to boost collaboration among agents



Contactually, which offers a relationship marketing platform popular with real estate professionals, has just added new “team” functionality to its product.

6 Realtor® Associations Honored for Community Outreach



The National Association of Realtors® has honored six Realtor® associations across the country with Community Outreach Awards. These awards recognize associations that have worked within their communities to make them a better place to live and do business.

Why real estate agents survived the Internet



The vast majority of consumers begin their new home search looking at listings online, but the spread of the internet has done little to quell buyer’s desire for personal touch afforded by a real estate agent.

Is Your Real Estate Business Properly Insured?



There are a lot of different real estate business careers people are involved in. With that comes a need for business insurance. Every businessperson needs to periodically review not only his or her current business insurance coverage

Does Your Agency Need a Social Media Plan?



These days, you would be hard pressed to find a person or business that isn’t somehow engaged on at least one social media channel. Which may leave you wondering, Does my real estate agency need to jump on the social media bandwagon?

3 Must-Use Writing Tools for Real Estate Marketing – Especially if You Aren’t a Writer!



In today’s real estate marketing domain (and pretty much any other industry, for that matter), digital content is king, and that reign isn’t ending anytime soon. Which means you need top notch, click-worthy, action-evoking content