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By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
Comments 8
Capturing leads is our #1 job.  Our #2 job, equally important, is converting those leads into clients.  This was the fundamental principle top instructor Doug Smith spoke about at his recent real estate sales training seminar. While we can hire a marketing company or an assistant to GET leads, it...

By Lorraine or Loretta Kratz, Certified Negotiation Consultants
(Crescent Moon Realty, Inc. & Land N Sea Auctions.)
Comments 0
Sold - Sold - Sold This great home is located in Vista Royalodge--- in Vista, Ca. A friendly community of 55+. A newer home thats equiped with energy efficient appliances that will save money. Air conditioning is available for those days when Santa Ana rides into town. Do you want an active socia...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
Comments 10
Can't seem to keep all your receipts in one place?  Forget to write down your mileage?  Feeling overwhelmed trying to track expenses?  Want an easier to to deal with all the daily bookkeeping chores, and make it easy for yourself in TAX season? Say hello to www.Xpenser.com for easy accounting.  C...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
Comments 1
REO Asset Disposition Proprietary System offered exclusively by: R.P. Brown Real Estate Our experienced team is ready and waiting to assist you with your bank-owned asset dispositions.  We have a tried-and-true agressive marketing system to help get your properties sold quickly and for the highes...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 23
OK - we lost our black lab about 3  years ago...this was the most amazing dog...his name was Jake... you know, after that country song..."If I should die before I wake, feed Jake"...do you know it???  Well, years before the kids were born, this puppy literally came into the housing complex that m...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 24
I was driving through Vista, CA early this evening on my way home from Target when I saw this sign:   I was so intrigued that I had to get up closer to read the fine print...because I was seriously considering renting the husband...when alas, I discovered that it was only a handyman service sign....

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 12
Being real estate professionals, the word "Ethics" is tossed around continuously.  We're supposed to be ethical, we're supposed to put our clients' interests first...but WHERE do we learn that?  From a class that we're forced to take in order to get our license?  Ummm...I don't think so. I believ...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 12
This isn't your typical lead generation piece, rather it is a case of hide or seek...  The scenario is that I had someone call my toll free number last night and leave a 90 second message - as far as voicemail messages go, that's pretty substantial.  The problem is, that I have my toll free numbe...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 4
I am the Virtual Assistant Chamber of Commerce's Liaison to the Real Estate Industry, and I wanted to let you all know about the upcoming seminar that we are hosting...it is open to all professionals.  I hope you can join us! Presented by Cari Vollmer, LifeOnTrack.com DATE: Thursday, January 15,...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 67
It's the beginning of the year, and everyone is thinking "NEW" - but what about "OLD"?  We need to maintain what is already in existance.  Here is a list of 5 things that you need to take care of now :   Make sure that the Copy Right notice on your website / blogs, etc... has been updated to incl...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 2
Tip #16 - Save Time in 2009!I hate to waste time on anything...I am always looking for short cuts and tricks...so here are some that I use most often that I thought I would share with you!  (These are for PC users only) I hate scrolling to the top or bottom of pages to find the navigation links ...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 5
It's sad to bid 2008 adieux; however, on some level I am definitely glad to see it go!  2009 is less than 48 hours away and before you try the recipes for Jello Shooters in this post, you should really focus on what you're going to do the first week of 2009!  I'm here to help, so here's a quick l...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 9
As the holidays quickly descend on all of us, I am making a list of the last minute errands that I need to run before my family holiday begins, but what about the items that need to be taken care of before my business holiday begins?  Have you thought about that, and made an active plan?   Have y...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 2
I didn't do anything special, I just offered to help an industry leader / professional that I have the utmost admiration for, at a time when I knew that TIME was something she didn't have.  I managed and organized the Virtual Assistant Chamber of Commerce's annual Virtual Christmas Party this yea...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 39
Well, the industy catch phrase for this past year might be "Real Estate hates 2008!"...but that's ok because this coming year it's going to be "Real Estate Will Do Fine in 2009!"  WHY?  Here's why: Everyone is wiser.  Everyone has seen what greed and excess obtained too easily has cost us as a na...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 9
Meme: Seven Things You Didn't Know About Christine Wade What is a Meme? Mel Aclaro, a friend I met on Twitter tagged me...and now, because of him...you have to learn more about me than you ever really wanted to know :-) The rules for these things are pretty simple in case you want to start your o...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 10
DRUM ROLL PLEASE! This is my 13th edition of my Tipsy Tuesday posts...that means that I have stuck with it for a quarter of a year!  I have done other blog posts of course, but I committed (in my own head anyway) to doing this tips and advice column / post for at least a year and I am a quarter o...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 17
This post was inspired by a Google Blog Alert I received from another, non-real estate Virtual Assistant. Her blog post was strictly on showing your appreciation to your Virtual Assistant, and included paid gifts and such...and although I do not want my clients to go out and buy me gifts, that's ...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 8
My blog is called "The 10 Hour VA" and I am often asked about it.  People think that I am limiting myself to saying that I will only work with clients for a maximum of 10 hours per month, which isn't true.  I will take clients, space permitting, for up to 25 hours per month.  But your name is sup...

By Christine Wade - Real Estate Virtual Assistant, Proud to Serve Your Real Estate Support Needs
(Christine Wade)
Comments 2
There's still time! Let me help you get those holiday cards out quickly, conveniently and inexpensively. If you send me your contact list in Excel Format, I will upload it into my contact manager and send out real, high quality, glossy cards to your entire list...printed and mailed with a first c...

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