Opendoor takes aim at Florida, posts jobs in Orlando and Tampa

Opendoor takes aim at Florida, posts jobs in Orlando and Tampa

Opendoor Takes Aim At Florida, Posts Jobs In Orlando And Tampa

Opendoor, an “iBuyer” that makes quick offers on homes and can close in days, is gearing up to expand to Orlando and Tampa, Florida. The expansion will mean squaring off in new markets against competitor OfferPad and Zillow Instant Offers, an iBuyer marketplace that includes OfferPad but excludes Opendoor.

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Does staging add value to the homeselling process?

Does staging add value to the homeselling process?

Does Staging Add Value To The Homeselling Process?

Between real estate agents, bloggers and HGTV, sellers are constantly hearing about the need to get creative to attract prospective buyers to their homes. Suggestions include filling the rooms with warm and inviting scents, providing the perfect lighting or playing up fun and interesting features.

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9 risks that could derail Redfin after it goes public

9 risks that could derail Redfin after it goes public

9 Risks That Could Derail Redfin After It Goes Public

Over more than a decade, Redfin has fought tooth and nail for a small fraction of market share — and without turning a profit. Some analysts think the high-tech brokerage can quickly grow into a multibillion dollar company after its IPO, scheduled for July 28.

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How to outsmart instant offers with your own killer IO program

How to outsmart instant offers with your own killer IO program

How To Outsmart Instant Offers With Your Own Killer IO Program

In this multi-part series, we’ll unpack the realities of instant offer/iBuyer programs and show the opportunities you’re missing by not having one yourself.

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Put your lead generation on autopilot with Facebook Messenger ads

Put your lead generation on autopilot with Facebook Messenger ads

Put Your Lead Generation On Autopilot With Facebook Messenger Ads

Learn how to build a Facebook Messenger advertising campaign that will generate more homebuyer/sellers leads and deliver them right to your smartphone.

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Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate: What’s that smell?

Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate: What’s that smell?

Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate: What’s That Smell?

Reposted with permission — show notes and credits here. Real estate agents help people buy, sell and lease their homes, but when do their services and responsibilities to the client end? A closing or a successfully sold property does not necessarily mean the agent’s job is done.

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Boost Your Online Rep, Testimonials & Referrals with a Simple Automated Tool

Boost Your Online Rep, Testimonials & Referrals with a Simple Automated Tool

Boost Your Online Rep, Testimonials & Referrals with a Simple Automated Tool

90% of prospects will research you before they call. Do you know what happens when someone Googles YOUR name? Join us for an interactive demo of Reach150, a simple tool you can setup in 10 minutes to automatically generate testimonials and build up — and control — your online reputation.

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How bad could the appraiser shortage get, and what are the solutions?

How bad could the appraiser shortage get, and what are the solutions?

How Bad Could The Appraiser Shortage Get, And What Are The Solutions?

If you slept through all of 2016, then you might have missed the news that there weren’t enough appraisers last year for the properties that needed appraising. Between falling interest rates (and subsequent refinancing by homeowners) and a mostly-recovered housing market, appraisers were in hot demand and appraisals could take weeks to line up — in some parts of the country, appraisers were even able to charge a premium for timely work.

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