Check out www.curaytor.com, it's a search engine for real estate related social media conversations. Looks interesting.
Here's a statistic that demonstrates how badly most real estate agents nurture and maintain their relationships with past clients: According to Hebert Research, 90% of homebuyers said they would use their agent again - but only 10% of them actually do. How many emails do your past clients receive...
Here's an interesting joint study by NAR and Google. Most notably, it finds that 90% of homebuyers search online and that real estate related searches on Google have grown by 253% in the past 4 years. Study Digital House Hunt 2013 01 by
I noticed that the percentage of homebuyers who start their search online has risen to 90%, according to NAR's Profile of Homebuyers and Sellers for 2012. It was 87% the last time I looked, not a huge jump but when the number is this high then a 3% rise is still significant.It's inevitable that i...
The further along the production process that you buy something, the more expensive it is and the less opportunity there is to make a profit. For instance, if you're willing to get your hands dirty and dig out tons of paydirt on a gold mining claim and run it through your own washplant you can bu...
The best show on TV, Gold Rush, is about to start at 9pm on Discovery. It's a real life show about a few different gold mining crews up in Alaska and their trials and tribulations whilst trying to strike it rich. I've taken a lot of lessons from the show, the biggest one being that if you're not ...
Common complaint: "Internet leads are crap, only 1% of them will convert into buyers" Solution: erm, buy 100 of them?
I'm developing a new way for Realtors to buy internet leads - stay tuned!