Real estate farming is the strategy real estate agents use to position themselves as the go-to resource for a particular neighborhood. To successfully farm a neighborhood, first you must learn all you can about the properties and the people living there. Then, create a message tailored to those particular people and deliver it regularly.
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The real estate industry is constantly changing, both in terms of the consumer market and the professional landscape. Staying up to date on the latest real estate statistics is a great way to impress your clients as well as better position yourself for success in a very competitive field.
We’ve pulled together 57 of the most compelling real estate statistics from across the real estate field, covering market numbers, buyer and seller behavior, marketing trends, and real estate agent demographics to help you better understand your industry and leverage your knowledge to get more leads and close more deals. [Read more…] about 57 Shocking Real Estate Statistics You Need To Know
Let’s face it, if your real estate website isn’t generating you leads, it isn’t doing its job. If you need some help supercharging your web presence and making it into the best real estate lead generation website in your city, we have the best solutions for every budget.
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According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the median real estate broker salary in the United States is $78,940. Illinois leads the country with the highest median salary for real estate brokers in 2018 of $103,430.
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A real estate referral fee is a portion of a real estate commission that is paid to a real estate broker in exchange for referring them a client. Though subject to negotiation, a typical referral fee is 25% of the gross commission for a single side of a transaction.
Real estate referrals happen all the time for a variety of reasons. Most commonly, they happen because a real estate agent is either unlicensed or unqualified to service their client in the purchase or sale of property in a particular geographic area, or for a particular type of real estate.
Let’s take a look at how real estate referrals work, what the typical fees are, and what the most frequently asked questions are about real estate referral fees. [Read more…] about Real Estate Referral Fees: How They Work & Best Practices for 2019
Real estate license reciprocity is an agreement between states that allows the holder of a real estate license in one state to fast track the process of getting a license in another state, often bypassing the pre-license requirements and moving straight to the licensing exam.
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What’s the difference between a real estate broker vs an agent? With a broker’s license, a broker can open their own real estate brokerage as well as manage and collect fees from real estate agents. Real estate agents have to work for a broker while a broker can run their own business.
Being a broker comes with some perks, but also a lot of responsibility. In this article, we’ll break down the differences between real estate agents and real estate brokers, and what they actually do day-to-day. You’ll get everything from annual income to a full job description.
If you’re looking to level up your game from agent to broker or need some quick answers about the differences between agents and brokers, read on.
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Real estate is a cut throat business. With over a million active real estate licenses in the US, agents need every advantage they can get when it comes to lead generation.
A great real estate lead generation company will fill up your funnel with lots of buyer and seller leads so you can focus more on finding them the perfect property and less on finding yourself new clients.
The only problem is figuring out which lead generation company is right for your business without breaking the bank. [Read more…] about The Top 5 Real Estate Lead Generation Companies 2019
With more than 125 million users in the U.S. alone, Pinterest is an ideal social media platform for Realtors. Of course, it’s not just size alone that makes Pinterest so great for real estate marketers. More than 90% of active Pinterest users report using the platform to help in their purchase planning process.
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Cold calling is one of the most polarizing lead generation strategies in all of real estate. Experienced agents will tell you it’s an essential part of lead generation. Others will tell you that it isn’t worth the anxiety, frustration, and lack of immediate results.
The Close is here to say that those last three challenges are real for many real estate professionals, but they don’t have to be for you. We’ve put together the top 17 real estate cold calling scripts and tips to help you get over your fear of cold calling once and for all.
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