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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Fannie Mae to ease lending standards: What’s that mean for homebuyers?

Fannie Mae to ease lending standards: What’s that mean for homebuyers?

Fannie Mae To Ease Lending Standards: What’s That Mean For Homebuyers?

On July 29, Fannie Mae will activate an update to “Desktop Underwriter,” the software that analyzes borrower applications and grants approval — “DU” in shorthand spoken with reverence or disgust throughout the industry. This update will make it easier for us to approve loans.

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Should real estate agents agree to host FSBO open houses?

Should real estate agents agree to host FSBO open houses?

Should Real Estate Agents Host FSBO Open Houses?

Selling privately can be tempting for entrepreneurial sellers who believe it takes little effort to offload their rapidly appreciating home, and FSBO sales are perhaps even more tempting in these low inventory conditions, with homes flying off the market like hotcakes. Even so, according to the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) 2016 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, for sale by owner properties (FSBO) are at a record low, currently repres…

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8 skills real estate agents need to reassess to stay on top of their game

8 skills real estate agents need to reassess to stay on top of their game

8 Skills Real Estate Agents Need To Reassess To Stay On Top Of Their Game

Disruptors are everywhere. Machine learning and artificial intelligence are examples of innovation that will supposedly make real estate agents as obsolete as travel agents.

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How to beat big real estate teams and win listings as a solo agent

How to beat big real estate teams and win listings as a solo agent

How To Beat Big Real Estate Teams And Win Listings As A Solo Agent

Want to win listings more often but aren’t sure how to beat the big real estate teams that dominate your local market? Although it may seem like you’re fighting a losing battle when competing with big teams, you actually have some unique advantages as a solo agent that you can leverage to come out ahead. Recent guest Nicole Mangina has been in real estate for 21 years, and she’s learned how to win listings by showing sellers she offers several va…

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Are you working hard for your real estate client — or just looking busy?

Are you working hard for your real estate client — or just looking busy?

Are You Working Hard For Your Real Estate Client — Or Just Looking Busy?

Teresa Boardman contemplates what a “hardworking” agent is and whether agents are working hard for their clients or just keeping busy.

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Broker Connect will hone your brokerage’s edge over the competition

Broker Connect will hone your brokerage’s edge over the competition

Broker Connect Will Hone Your Brokerage’s Edge Over The Competition

Sometimes being a broker feels like a series of tensions to juggle. Your agents want the best training, but they’re independent contractors — they also crave technology that you can’t require them to use.

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