Real Estate Sales and Marketing

Do the old-school real estate marketing methods still work? Is a postcard campaign worth the money? How about cold calling or buying real estate leads?


Those are good questions and fortunately you've come to the right place for answers. ActiveRain's 300,00+ real estate industry professional chat about these topics and many more on a daily basis right here on the following pages.


If you're looking for more information on how to use social media and blogging to promote your business, you'll find it here. Lead generation and lead conversion ideas – you'll find those here too.


Everything a real estate professionals needs to know about marketing his or her business can be found in this section of every agent's favorite social networking site, ActiveRain.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 

By PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent), Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Hi ActiveRainers,We have been busy testing, and are very pleased to announce our new Social Media Farming.Social Farming was built to drive local homeowners to your website, and capture their address.Here is how it works: You must have our AccelerAgent package with Seller’s Corner (Free Trial Her...

By Darcia Armstrong, North America's #1 Real Estate Marketing Systems
(Morris Real Estate Marketing Group)
Comments 2
When a prospect says something like, “We may be selling in the next year,” does that mean you’ll get the listing? Not necessarily. Lots can happen between now and “in a year”. They might decide not to move. They might decide to sell early. They might forget you. They might go with another agent.S...

By Darcia Armstrong, North America's #1 Real Estate Marketing Systems
(Morris Real Estate Marketing Group)
Comments 2
According to Pew Research, half of millennials are now in their 30s. So this is a demographic that not only includes first-time buyers, but also a growing number of homeowners who are selling and upsizing.If you want more real estate agent leads from this group, it’s all-to-easy to buy into the s...

By Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
Comments 3
I'm enjoying a working vacation in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.I can see Mount Hood from my sister's kitchen nook where I have my laptop and iPad and assorted pads and pens.... and I am creating new email marketing campaigns for real estate agents.I want these campaigns to work.I have a prett...

By Darcia Armstrong, North America's #1 Real Estate Marketing Systems
(Morris Real Estate Marketing Group)
Comments 3
More than two-thirds the population of the United States and Canada have Facebook accounts. So the chances are high your clients and prospects are hanging out on this social media network — at least, occasionally. In fact, it’s the largest networking event in town. And it’s going on 24 hours a da...

By Patty Blackwelder, Top Producing Realtor-New Home Buyer Specialist
(Twins Selling Real Estate)
Comments 2
 Happy Ryan Home Owners in Northern Virgina share their experience in building their Dream Home.If you read some posts on Ryan Homes on the Internet you may feel  hesitant to move forward buying a new home. You may have walked through the models and are now doing your research and have found this...

By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876
(Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty)
Comments 26
Do you ever wonder who's reading the content on your websites and blogs?  Is it possible that people reading and seeing your online content might be considering using you or your services based on the information you're sharing? Do you wonder if they're quietly sizing you up? We sure hope so... t...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 27
~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~Facebook has made a few significant changes recently that could have a positive impact on your ability to reach new consumers. Here are a few worth noting... Messenger Lead Generation Tools - Found in the ads manager, it gives you the ability to qualify new leads automa...

By Sarah Layton | Copywriter & Inman Star Contributor, I provide real estate content marketing services
(Best Real Estate Writer, a Layton Media brand)
Comments 2
Have you ever heard of treadmill marketing?   No?   I'm not surprised because it's something I just made up haha!   If you are anything like me, you frequently feel like there simply isn't enough time in the day to work in your business, work on your business, be present with friends and family,...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 3
On Average, most real estate agents spend either less than 5,000 dollars annually or between 5,000 to 10,000 dollars. Although, there is the top 3% of real estate agents who spend more than 80,000 on their marketing efforts, both online and offline.The majority of real estate agents plan to incre...

By Mullen Real Estate Team, Broker, Realtor, CPA, MBA (MA & CT)
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 8
Just listed! Lot on Cypress Street in Shrewsbury! This 26.74 acre lot is listed for $675k by Collins & Demac.

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
Comments 0
Property-based TV shows arguably represent one of the few occasions the general public comes face to face with the real estate industry – other than when buying or selling a house of their own, of course. And, like them or not, shows like A Place in the Sun and well-established TV personalities l...

By Chris Dunham, "The Real Estate Guy!"®
(Keller Williams East Valley-LuxRE Group)
Comments 0
How ibuyers steal your equity from underneath your nose - Stay away for iBuyersIts not rocket science. In fact, its all black and white, its simple arithmetic. Its how they play with the  numbers that will cost you thousands of dollars. Now, I'm not talking $5,000 to Six Grand, I am talking TENS ...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 12
Love the happy smiles of my sellers! We closed on their home today they purchased 10 years ago when they were first married. This past June we closed on their new home and they were able to paint and install new flooring before moving in. Cody Mitchell pictured at the right is my go to closer at ...

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
Comments 7
A common complaint we often hear on Facebook is that people on Facebook are ANNOYING. Who really cares what somebody else is eating? Nobody cares. And you are right. Let me tell you why. People don't care about posts on Facebook unless it is about them. So, the question is: how do you make a post...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 7
Want to Buy a Long Island Home or Condo? Let's Find Out A Little About Your Lifestyle     It's always interesting when Larry and I meet new Long Island home buyers for the first time. It's all about getting to know them.  Some are nervous, some are very excited, some are impulsive, and some are o...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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The Grange, in Smithtown Long Island, is a residential Single Family home neighborhood. Nestled in North Smithtown New York, The Grange can be reached by Route 25A to  Edgewood Avenue.  Most of the homes in the Grange area were built during the 1960's and 1970's.  These homes consist of several d...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
Comments 0
Waukesha County Real Estate NewsDousman, WI The following MLS information is for 2019 YTD.There were 17 Single Family homes sold. Average sold price was $331,388 Average time on the market was 48 days. There are currently 15 active listings, 0 new listing, 1 pending listing.The current average li...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 8
 There are not many Golf Country Club Condos on Long Island, but there is one in Commack that may interest you. The Hamlet Golf & County Club in Commack NY is a Long Island Condo Country Club Community. The Hamlet Golf and Country Club in Commack is located by Exit 52 N off The Long Island Expres...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 15
If you are looking for a home in East Hills Long Island, then hire Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila Agranoff, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson for this prestigious North Shore neighborhood. If you want to know what is available in the East Hills Real Estate market, please search our Ea...