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What Is PropTech? A Glance Into the Future of Property Technology WHAT IS PROPTECH? A GLANCE INTO THE FUTURE OF PROPERTY TECHNOLOGY

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Dec 11, 2019

PropTech is a buzz word popularized by the rise of startups, SMEs, and unicorns specializing in developing technologies for the property or real estate industry. It is still a loosely-defined terminology. More than a few have attempted to define it; fewer have gained widespread acceptance. At the ti...

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How the Right Real Estate CRM Will Save You Time HOW THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE CRM WILL SAVE YOU TIME

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Dec 10, 2019

Real estate agents are busy, and efficiency is a huge priority. Not managing your time wisely can greatly reduce your productivity and ultimately harm your business. An investment in time management is an investment in productivity. One of the best tools to help you with this is a real estate CRM, k...

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5 Ways AI is Changing the Real Estate Sector 5 WAYS AI IS CHANGING THE REAL ESTATE SECTOR

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Dec 10, 2019

The real estate sector, like many others, is slowly but surely adapting to the “data-focused” world and making some progress in defining use cases for artificial intelligence utilization. Quietly, tech-savvy CEOs and development managers are educating themselves on the application of dat...

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5 Goal-Setting Strategies for Real Estate Agents 5 GOAL-SETTING STRATEGIES FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Dec 10, 2019

With New Year’s just around the corner, many people are brainstorming their New Year’s resolutions. While it may seem like just a fun way to ring in the new year, goal-setting can be highly effective, especially for real estate agents. This past summer, Real Estate Express, along with RI...

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The True Cost of a Commercial Real Estate Broker THE TRUE COST OF A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BROKER'S TECH STACK

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Dec 09, 2019

How does our tech stack look compared to other brokers? How much does your brokerage provide for you? Patrick Frank, head of sales at Biproxi, surveyed brokers around the country to get a better idea of how technology has and hasn't helped brokers do their job.

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The Real Estate Pro Forma: What Every Investor Should Know THE REAL ESTATE PRO FORMA: WHAT EVERY INVESTOR SHOULD KNOW

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Dec 09, 2019

It’s critical for investors to make their pro forma as accurate as possible.  That’s because the NOI (net operating income) and cash flow projections from a real estate pro forma are used in other investment property calculations such as cap rate, cash-on-cash return, and ROI (retur...

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5 WAYS IBUYERS ARE CHANGING THE REAL ESTATE LANDSCAPE FOR RENTAL INVESTORS 5 WAYS IBUYERS ARE CHANGING THE REAL ESTATE LANDSCAPE FOR RENTAL INVESTORS

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Dec 08, 2019

First, Silicon Valley came for print media. Then they came for video stores. Now they’ve gotten around to the $100 billion real estate industry. But there’s no need for panic. The iBuyer industry, backed by venture capital and driven by data analytics, is still in its infancy, handling o...

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Is iBuying the Amazon of Real Estate Investing? IS IBUYING THE AMAZON OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING?

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Dec 07, 2019

Technology revolutionizes every direction it moves in. And it has quickly moved from being on the horizon of real estate investing to now racing with a thundering gallop across the landscape. Its swift and efficient movement, coupled with the rising cloud of dust signaling its advance, leave us unab...

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WHY INVESTING IN MULTI FAMILY HOMES IS A MUST FOR 2020 WHY INVESTING IN MULTI FAMILY HOMES IS A MUST FOR 2020

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Dec 07, 2019

Buying multi family homes for investment has always been one of the most effective strategies that you could implement. The sheer amount of cash flow that these income properties can generate makes this venture very profitable. But is investing in multi family homes still a viable option in 2020? Is...

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REAL ESTATE MARKET VALUE VS MARKET PRICE: LEARN THE DIFFERENCE REAL ESTATE MARKET VALUE VS MARKET PRICE: LEARN THE DIFFERENCE

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Dec 06, 2019

If you’ve been looking for information tailored to real estate investing for beginners, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you are buying an investment property and are looking for insight, or are a new real estate agent selling an investment property and need help setting the price...

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DOS AND DON’TS OF PURCHASING A FORECLOSED HOME DOS AND DON’TS OF PURCHASING A FORECLOSED HOME

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Dec 05, 2019

By all accounts, the American real estate market is on the upswing for sellers, with property values and mortgage rates rising. But that doesn’t mean that it’s not a hot time to buy. In fact, the experts recommend snatching up that investment property ASAP before interest rates climb eve...

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How to Buy Real Estate With an IRA HOW TO BUY REAL ESTATE WITH AN IRA

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Dec 05, 2019

Individual retirement accounts, or IRAs, are best known as smart ways to hold stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other exchange-traded investments. However, it’s possible to hold real estate and other non-traditional retirement assets in an IRA if you know how to do it. With that in mind, here&r...

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Why You Should Prepare for the 2020 Real Estate Market Now WHY YOU SHOULD PREPARE FOR THE 2020 REAL ESTATE MARKET NOW

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Dec 04, 2019

We live in a world that’s rapidly changing – and nowhere is the speed of this change more apparent than in real estate. From technological fads, to online trends to corporate reorganizations, the industry is full of distracting disruption and noise. Now, more than ever before, it’s...

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How Technology Has Changed the Property Management Industry HOW TECHNOLOGY HAS CHANGED THE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY

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Dec 03, 2019

Arguably, every industry across the board has been affected by the ever-changing advancements in technology. While the real estate space can generally be slow to adopt change, the property management industry has truly embraced the expanding role of technology in recent years. New technology is chan...

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HOW TO START A REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT COMPANY IN 2020 HOW TO START A REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT COMPANY IN 2020

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Dec 02, 2019

Real estate is a rapidly growing industry and starting a real estate business can be a lucrative venture. However, most beginner real estate investors act individually and never consider using a real estate investment company. Most of them simply don’t know the benefits of forming one or how t...

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5 Real Estate Technology Trends to Watch in 2020 5 REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2020

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Dec 02, 2019

The global real estate market has grown tremendously over the last decade. According to a PWC industry survey, the global stock of the market grew by 55% from 2012 when it was US$29.0 trillion to US$45.3 trillion in 2020. This growth is in the backdrop- of innovative technology in the real estate in...

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How To Get A Competitive Advantage For Your New Real Estate Business HOW TO GET A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE FOR YOUR NEW REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Dec 02, 2019

If you’re interested in starting a real estate business to help buyers and sellers navigate the stressful and complicated process of working through one of the biggest transactions of their lives, you’ll need to make sure your business is well prepared. Real estate is an enormously compe...

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For AI to Change Commercial Real Estate It Can’t Live in a Black Box FOR AI TO CHANGE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IT CAN’T LIVE IN A BLACK BOX

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Nov 30, 2019

We have all bought into the promise that AI is coming to commercial real estate. Decisions are going to be made with orders of magnitude more sophisticated than they are today. We are going to look back on our valuation processes in a few years like doctors before the discovery of germs, like mathem...

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What is GCI in Real Estate and Why It Matters? WHAT IS GCI IN REAL ESTATE AND WHY IT MATTERS?

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Nov 29, 2019

For a real estate deal to take place, there are usually many parties involved. Agents, brokers, buyers, sellers and so on. The buyer and seller often have to pay an extra percentage as the list gets crowded. There are some rules and regulations in pace to moderate these transactions. Commissions are...

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ARE CONDOS A GOOD INVESTMENT FOR 2020? ARE CONDOS A GOOD INVESTMENT FOR 2020?

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Nov 29, 2019

If you have been thinking about making the choice to invest in rental properties but aren’t really sure where to begin, you have come to the right place. The question we are asking today is: Are condos a good investment in 2020? Like most things, the answer to this question is not black or whi...

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Automated Valuation Model How It Works in Real Estate Industry? AUTOMATED VALUATION MODEL HOW IT WORKS IN REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY?

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Nov 28, 2019

In the simplest terms, an Automated Valuation Model (also referred to as AVM) is a term used to describe a service that leverages a mathematical model to provide a real estate property value. It minimizes the need to personally inspect and scrutinize each and every property on the market the way it ...

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Technology Making it Easy to Prospect for Real Estate Clients TECHNOLOGY MAKING IT EASY TO PROSPECT FOR REAL ESTATE CLIENTS

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Nov 26, 2019

Ren Jones from Vulcan 7 talks prospecting and how his technology helps you find the phone numbers you will need to prospect for clients.

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The Pros and Cons of Investing in Section 8 Real Estate THE PROS AND CONS OF INVESTING IN SECTION 8 REAL ESTATE

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Nov 26, 2019

As the cost of housing continues to rise across the country, it’s becoming more and more difficult for families to make ends meet. In fact, many lower-income families spend 56% of their monthly income on rent, according to the Federal Reserve. Section 8 housing vouchers provide tenants with a ...

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7 Compelling Reasons to Invest in Commercial Real Estate 7 COMPELLING REASONS TO INVEST IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Nov 26, 2019

Entrepreneurs everywhere are constantly on the lookout for new ways to invest their money and receive a substantial return on investment. While there are several avenues out there that you could take, investing in commercial real estate may be the best decision for all of them. Time to consider it f...

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What is Reputation Marketing and How It Works in Real Estate WHAT IS REPUTATION MARKETING AND HOW IT WORKS IN REAL ESTATE

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Nov 25, 2019

Marketing is the fuel in every business. Without marketing, your business won’t be noticed in this competitive world. There are so many people who are doing what you do for a living and you should do your best to stand out. Mainstream marketing takes various forms. From traditional word of mou...

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How Technology is Shaping the Real Estate Industry HOW TECHNOLOGY IS SHAPING THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Nov 25, 2019

Advancements in technology are shaping the way real estate agents and homeowners navigate the home selling and buying process. In today’s modern world, real estate professionals rely on sophisticated data to drive decisions, assess home value, and find ideal buyers. Keeping up with the times c...

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5 Ways to Work Less and Get More Done as a Real Estate Agent 5 WAYS TO WORK LESS AND GET MORE DONE AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Nov 23, 2019

Real estate agents don’t get paid by the hour, but the faster you work, the more money that’s apt to equal in the long run. That being said, you also don’t want to work so fast that you sacrifice quality; that will only lead to failure over time. Beyond the basics of being a good r...

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HOW TO FIND PRIVATE MONEY LENDERS FOR REAL ESTATE HOW TO FIND PRIVATE MONEY LENDERS FOR REAL ESTATE

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Nov 23, 2019

One of the perks of real estate investing is the sheer amount of financing options that are available to you. Real estate investors have access to a wide range of financing methods that make large-scale acquisitions feasible. One such investment property financing method that is seldom talked about ...

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Here Is What Climate Change Does to Real Estate HERE IS WHAT CLIMATE CHANGE DOES TO REAL ESTATE

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Nov 21, 2019

Risk calculation is a considerable part of the real estate business. The problem with climate change predictions is that they rely on growth projections that have no similar past for basis. Ultimately, it comes down to what people choose to believe. As a result, prices in areas that are prone to the...

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Top 3 Tech Trends in Real Estate TOP 3 TECH TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE

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Nov 20, 2019

To many, real estate might seem like a static industry. Houses get bought and sold; what can be so dynamic about it? However, from the insider’s perspective, real estate is evolving rapidly, partly due to the intercession of technology. Let us take a look at three of the most important tech tr...

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Enhanced Mobility and Real Estate: What You Need to Know ENHANCED MOBILITY AND REAL ESTATE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Nov 20, 2019

Housing and transportation are usually the top two expenditures that an adult makes. A house is the most expensive thing that most Americans will ever buy, and a car or other personal vehicle usually takes the #2 spot. However, the Transportation-As-A-Service movement (TaaS) is starting to change th...

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Punch Above Your Weight Class: Steps to Building a Technology Platform to Even Out the Playing Field PUNCH ABOVE YOUR WEIGHT CLASS: STEPS TO BUILDING A TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM TO EVEN OUT THE PLAYING FIELD

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Nov 20, 2019

Download this eBook to learn the 5 essential steps to building out your technology platform for the home buying and selling process.

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How Has the On-Demand Economy Impacted Real Estate? HOW HAS THE ON-DEMAND ECONOMY IMPACTED REAL ESTATE?

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Nov 20, 2019

A recent study revealed that more than 78 percent of clients expect a response from their agents in a single hour. Download this eBook to learn how to leverage the same on-demand technology they use, to close deals fast.

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Automation in Real Estate: 2018-2027 AUTOMATION IN REAL ESTATE: 2018-2027

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Nov 19, 2019

Real estate transactions traditionally involved a combination of labor-intensive processes that must be repeated over and over again, regardless of inefficiency. Nowadays, blockchain platforms like Propy have enabled specific real estate transaction processes to be automated with smart contracts.

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PropTech and ConTech Aren’t So Far Apart PROPTECH AND CONTECH AREN’T SO FAR APART

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Nov 18, 2019

If you are in the real estate industry, you are in the construction industry as well. In that light, today’s State of Construction Technology report released by JLL should be required reading. It provides not only an overview of the sectors within the construction tech industry but also an out...

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Why Social Selling Is An Important Tool For Real Estate Agents WHY SOCIAL SELLING IS AN IMPORTANT TOOL FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Nov 18, 2019

Most real estate agents have a robust social media marketing strategy. According to the National Association of Realtors, roughly 77% of agents use social media in some form, with Facebook topping the list of most-used tools. The goal of most social media marketing campaigns is to increase brand awa...

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Robots to Replace Real Estate Agents? ROBOTS TO REPLACE REAL ESTATE AGENTS?

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Nov 18, 2019

While robots will not give agents any extra information about a home, they will provide real estate professionals with a greater deal of geographical freedom. No longer will an agent need to jump in a car for a 45-minute ride across town for a showing. Instead, a robot that is located on the propert...

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How to Network in Real Estate and Build Your Community HOW TO NETWORK IN REAL ESTATE AND BUILD YOUR COMMUNITY

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Nov 18, 2019

Networking is the key to your sales success. Having a solid network can be the difference between being very successful and simply getting by. By inserting yourself into different communities, you’ll get your name out and create more opportunities to strategically build your business. Here are...

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COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT: 6 ESSENTIAL CONSIDERATIONS COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT: 6 ESSENTIAL CONSIDERATIONS

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Nov 17, 2019

If your business goals include building a new space for expansion, knowing how to get the construction process underway can be challenging. Development of new commercial real estate is a demanding and stressful venture, much more than building a home. While some aspects are similar, commercial const...

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Information Technology is Changing the Business of Selling and Leasing Commercial Real Estate INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING THE BUSINESS OF SELLING AND LEASING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Nov 17, 2019

Commercial real estate will never be run by two or three global companies like it is with Facebook, Amazon, and Google in advertising. While it’s true that real estate marketplaces such as Redfin are a success in the residential market, the dynamics of the commercial real estate landscape are ...

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HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL REAL ESTATE AGENT: 16 PRO TIPS HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL REAL ESTATE AGENT: 16 PRO TIPS

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Nov 14, 2019

According to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 28% of home buyers find property through a real estate agent. This means that a career as a real estate agent can be very rewarding. However, not everyone ends up being a successful real estate agent. So if you are thinking ...

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Reduce interruptions Boost productivity REDUCE INTERRUPTIONS BOOST PRODUCTIVITY

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Nov 13, 2019

99% of workers are distracted. This is the reality for more than 5,000 office workers around the world that we surveyed this year. More than a third of them are always or very often distracted. Download our eBook to learn more about what's really distracting your teams and what you can do to hel...

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WHAT IS AI AND HOW IS IT TRANSFORMING THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY? WHAT IS AI AND HOW IS IT TRANSFORMING THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY?

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Nov 13, 2019

One of the biggest creations of the 21st century, AI is a computer program that is made to mimic the thinking capabilities of a human being. Thanks to the Terminator and Matrix’s movie series, many individuals consider AI to be synonymous with the end of the human race. However, it does not ha...

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5 Trends in Real Estate Innovation 5 TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE INNOVATION

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Nov 12, 2019

Real estate innovation has dramatically changed the face of the business over the past several years. Innovation happens in both the startup space and through university programs such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Real Estate Innovation Lab, which focuses on technologies that impact t...

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Top 3 Clever Strategies to Improve Your Real Estate Business TOP 3 CLEVER STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Nov 12, 2019

There is no end to perfection. This phrase perfectly describes the continuance of development. It’s a constant journey without an end state. How can this approach be applied to the business sphere in general and the real estate field in specific? Well… The world around us constantly cha...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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WHAT DOES PRE FORECLOSURE MEAN IN REAL ESTATE? WHAT DOES PRE FORECLOSURE MEAN IN REAL ESTATE?

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Nov 11, 2019

Real estate investors are always looking for ways to find profitable real estate deals. One common strategy is buying preforeclosure properties. However, many investors don’t understand the potential of pre foreclosure investing and how to buy a pre foreclosure. Read on to understand the meani...

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4 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Real Estate 4 WAYS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS CHANGING REAL ESTATE

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Nov 11, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a buzzword in many industry sectors, and real estate is no exception. But like many trendy new terms, it’s commonly misunderstood. Contrary to what many people feared, the rise of AI hasn’t led to a surge of jobs being replaced by computers, and ne...

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Top 3 Reasons Real Estate Agents Go Wild About Drones TOP 3 REASONS REAL ESTATE AGENTS GO WILD ABOUT DRONES

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Nov 10, 2019

Real estate marketing strategies have evolved over the years, thanks to advancements in technology. Back then, everything depended on billboards, newspapers, and television advertisements. Today, real estate agents can use drones. Drones come in handy for different reasons. These include creating ex...

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HOW CLIMATE CHANGE IS AFFECTING THE REAL ESTATE MARKET HOW CLIMATE CHANGE IS AFFECTING THE REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Nov 10, 2019

Climate change has quickly become a hot topic in both the U.S. and around the globe. Every day we see news stories reporting unprecedented flooding, wildfires, and hurricanes. The U.S. suffered 11 major natural disaster events in 2018 causing more than $11 billion in residential and commercial real ...

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How to Leverage Your Leads for Referrals in Real Estate HOW TO LEVERAGE YOUR LEADS FOR REFERRALS IN REAL ESTATE

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Nov 08, 2019

Being a successful real estate agent in the 21st century starts with getting some great referrals for new prospects. These reviews should be from satisfied clients. Whenever you sell or help a client purchase a home, ask for their referral in an organic way. In most cases, simply asking will get you...

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Emerging Trends: Venture Capital Investment in Construction Tech EMERGING TRENDS: VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENT IN CONSTRUCTION TECH

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Nov 07, 2019

The construction technology sector is in a curious position right now. Rapid growth in recent years signals strong interest from everyone within the long and complex construction cycle, however, sheer market size means the market is far from saturated. The industry’s biggest players are alread...

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HOW TO GET MORE REAL ESTATE LEADS IN 2020: 26 DIFFERENT WAYS HOW TO GET MORE REAL ESTATE LEADS IN 2020: 26 DIFFERENT WAYS

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Nov 07, 2019

With the New Year, there come new opportunities to grow your real estate business and realize your full potential as an agent. To become a top-performing agent in your area, it is crucially important to find out how to get more real estate leads in 2020. Here are the 26 best ways to generate leads i...

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7 Ways Smart Real Estate Agents Are Using LinkedIn to Get Better Leads 7 WAYS SMART REAL ESTATE AGENTS ARE USING LINKEDIN TO GET BETTER LEADS

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Nov 06, 2019

LinkedIn on the other hand is an entirely different story. Real estate agents that take the extra effort to find me on LinkedIn and send me a message are generally rewarded with some kind of response. After all, if you take the time to add me to your network, or spend a dollar or two to send me a me...

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How Tech Is Driving a Culture Shift for Real Estate Agents HOW TECH IS DRIVING A CULTURE SHIFT FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Nov 06, 2019

As real estate gets more deeply entwined with technology, we’re starting to see the waves of change reach consumers and fundamentally alter their expectations for what types of services a real estate agent or brokerage should provide. Long gone are the days of listing books and driving around ...

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8 REAL ESTATE STAGING TIPS TO INCREASE HOME SELLING VALUE 8 REAL ESTATE STAGING TIPS TO INCREASE HOME SELLING VALUE

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Nov 06, 2019

Staging a house for sale has become a must-do activity for most sellers. According to industry analysis, staged homes usually sell sooner and for more cash than the unstaged homes. While there is a wide range of options for real estate staging tips out there, what you settle on is to be determined b...

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8 Steps to Branding Your Real Estate Business 8 STEPS TO BRANDING YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Nov 06, 2019

Branding is defined as, “the process involved in creating a unique name and image for a product in the consumer's’ mind, mainly through advertising campaigns with a consistent theme. Branding aims to establish a significant and differentiated presence in the market that attracts and ...

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WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE ROI CALCULATOR & DO I NEED ONE? WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE ROI CALCULATOR & DO I NEED ONE?

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Nov 06, 2019

Buying a rental property can be a highly rewarding investment if you know what you’re doing. As every property investor should know, profits are driven by the math behind the real estate deal. This can be complicated as there are a lot of numbers and ratios used to calculate ROI in real estate...

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6 Skills All Top-earning Real Estate Agents Have 6 SKILLS ALL TOP-EARNING REAL ESTATE AGENTS HAVE

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Nov 05, 2019

So you have a license as a real estate agent. You are aware of all the rules, duties and responsibilities of an agent but still, you cannot find the key to success. Well, it is quite hard to stand out in the very competitive field of the real estate industry. However, it can be possible if you regul...

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5 Ways the Real Estate Industry Will Completely Transform Over the Next Decade 5 WAYS THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY WILL COMPLETELY TRANSFORM OVER THE NEXT DECADE

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Nov 05, 2019

A recent Oxford study on artificial intelligence forecasts a 97-99% likelihood that real estate agents’ jobs will be made obsolete by AI. And not in 30 years, either. Think the next decade. As the global economy and job markets continue to evolve, we all have a choice. We can all cry and wail ...

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Best real estate lead generation strategy for a changing industry BEST REAL ESTATE LEAD GENERATION STRATEGY FOR A CHANGING INDUSTRY

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Nov 05, 2019

Anxiety levels in the real estate industry are at an all-time high. With so much changing, moving quickly, and contradictory information on the best real estate lead generation tactics, it’s no wonder agents are confused. Even successful, long-term professionals have more questions than ever b...

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The Past, Present and Future of Real Estate Crowdfunding THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE CROWDFUNDING

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Nov 03, 2019

Real estate crowdfunding has experienced a very similar trajectory. The new industry that broke into our collective existence only a few years ago with the introduction of the JOBS Act in Congress has spurred the trend of numerous companies trying to capitalize on the opportunity while giving accred...

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ACTIVE INCOME VS PASSIVE INCOME IN REAL ESTATE ACTIVE INCOME VS PASSIVE INCOME IN REAL ESTATE

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Nov 01, 2019

Real estate investing is a lucrative and profitable investment. What’s great about it is that there are so many ways to invest. Real estate investors have agency when it comes to choosing real estate investment strategies, degree of involvement, etc. The two umbrella terms that comprise all of...

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HOW TO DO A REAL ESTATE MARKET ANALYSIS IN 2020 HOW TO DO A REAL ESTATE MARKET ANALYSIS IN 2020

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Oct 31, 2019

Real estate market analysis, also known as comparative market analysis, or CMA for short, is comprised of determining the current market value of a property that you are thinking of buying or selling based on the sale prices of comparable houses in the same market. These homes similar to yours are c...

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Outsmart the Competition with These 10 Real Estate Marketing Strategies OUTSMART THE COMPETITION WITH THESE 10 REAL ESTATE MARKETING STRATEGIES

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Oct 31, 2019

Any real estate company worth its salt will have a strong online presence, whether through social media, online business directories, or an official site. Not only does it make it easier for prospective clients to find you, it also creates the impression that your company is legitimate. The majority...

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HOMEOWNER AND LANDLORD: SET UP YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY HOMEOWNER AND LANDLORD: SET UP YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY

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Oct 30, 2019

There are many reasons homeowners decide to rent out their home rather than sell it – maybe you’d like to keep the home for future generations, maybe you are temporarily moving for work, or maybe you’d like to wait for the market to turn in your favor – whatever your decision...

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Retiring Early: Real Estate Investment Can Get You There RETIRING EARLY: REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT CAN GET YOU THERE

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Oct 30, 2019

Most everyone dreams of being able to retire early, but for some, this is simply not possible. Most people cannot retire early because they do not take the necessary steps to place themselves in a favorable financial position. While real estate investment can be tricky, it can also pay off handsomel...

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5 Ways to Get Started With Smart-Home Technology 5 WAYS TO GET STARTED WITH SMART-HOME TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 29, 2019

The most common way that homeowners get started with smart-home technology is by purchasing a voice assistant device such as an Amazon Echo (Alexa) or Google Home Assistant. These come in a variety of sizes, from the Google Mini or Echo Dot to the larger hubs such as the Google Hub or Echo Show, whi...

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How To Grow Your Client Base Real Estate HOW TO GROW YOUR CLIENT BASE REAL ESTATE

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Oct 29, 2019

With 87% of sellersusing real estate agents to sell their homes, agents are still the key to selling or purchasing a home. However, the real estate market is competitive, and clients will drop you if they get a better deal or service somewhere else.

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What is the difference between a home inspection and a property inspection? WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A HOME INSPECTION AND A PROPERTY INSPECTION?

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Oct 29, 2019

In this article, we are going to explore the differences between home inspections and property inspections. First, we will begin with an explanation of what home inspections are, what you can expect from a home inspection, when you might have your home inspected and how much you can expect to pay to...

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5 Secrets For Timing The Real Estate Market 5 SECRETS FOR TIMING THE REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Oct 29, 2019

Timing any local real estate market is pure speculation most of the time. But there are some trends you can look for to help decide when it’s the best time to buy or sell a home (or rental property). With experience and some basic trends, you can get better at timing the market and using that ...

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How the real estate industry is innovating from the ground up HOW THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY IS INNOVATING FROM THE GROUND UP

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Oct 28, 2019

The disruption of traditional legacy business has been the driving force behind many of the most successful startups and tech investment of the past 15 years. The list of disruptors is endless: Expedia and Kayak in travel, Airbnb and HomeAway in hospitality, Uber and Lyft in transportation, as well ...

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Why Real Estate is Still the Best Long Term Investment WHY REAL ESTATE IS STILL THE BEST LONG TERM INVESTMENT

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Oct 26, 2019

As an investor, you may have heard for years that real estate is a great long-term investment, but you may just now be getting serious about taking advantage of these benefits for yourself. There are pros and cons to all investments, and savvy investors will carefully educate themselves about these ...

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An Overview of TopHap Real Estate Market Intelligence AN OVERVIEW OF TOPHAP REAL ESTATE MARKET INTELLIGENCE

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Oct 24, 2019

Brief overview of how TopHap lets you visually analyze residential real estate.

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IS REAL ESTATE A GOOD INVESTMENT FOR 2020? IS REAL ESTATE A GOOD INVESTMENT FOR 2020?

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Oct 24, 2019

With 2020 fast approaching, you must be thinking about the best ways to invest money in the new year. There are plenty of investment strategies in the US, including residential real estate properties, so which one should you go for? Indeed, in 2020 real estate is not only a good investment but actua...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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DUE DILIGENCE IN REAL ESTATE: 9 CRUCIAL STEPS DUE DILIGENCE IN REAL ESTATE: 9 CRUCIAL STEPS

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Oct 23, 2019

Buying and owning real estate always involves an element of risk. Many people have lost a lot of time and money pursuing deals which turned out to be disappointing. This is why it is important for every real estate investor to do their due diligence in real estate before buying an investment propert...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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THE BEST LOW RISK INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE FOR 2020 THE BEST LOW RISK INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE FOR 2020

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Oct 22, 2019

Many people shy away from real estate because they believe it is a risky investment. As such, many individuals miss out on the low risk investments which could have potentially brought about substantial income. Although any property carries a certain level of real estate investment risk, there are a...

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5 BEST REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TOOLS FOR 2020 5 BEST REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TOOLS FOR 2020

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Oct 22, 2019

In 2020, the answer to the question “How to be a real estate investor?” will boil down to “With the help of the best real estate investment tools”. Manual real estate market analysis, rental comps data gathering, and investment property calculations will no longer have a plac...

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7 earned lead generation tactics for new real estate agents 7 EARNED LEAD GENERATION TACTICS FOR NEW REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Oct 21, 2019

Leads are the lifeblood of any successful real estate agent’s career. More leads mean more business. Below, we’ll go through the types of lead generation and seven tactics for inexpensive earned lead gen. Whether you’re a new agent or one who needs a boost in leads, these strategie...

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You Should Never Sell Off Your Real Estate Portfolio, Unless… YOU SHOULD NEVER SELL OFF YOUR REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO, UNLESS…

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Oct 20, 2019

I absolutely love this quote: “The best time to buy real estate is now, and the best time to sell it is never.” There are probably a lot of folks out there who have spent five, 10, or 15 years building up these large single family home portfolios. You’re doing really well, you&rsqu...

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WHAT IS ROI IN REAL ESTATE? A COMPLETE GUIDE WHAT IS ROI IN REAL ESTATE? A COMPLETE GUIDE

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Oct 20, 2019

Few things are more important to a real estate investor than getting a good ROI. What does ROI stand for? Return on Investment. After all, the basis of all investments stocks, bonds, or real estate is to make money and increase wealth over time. So it’s safe to say you’re hoping to turn ...

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8 Things to Consider When Setting Monthly Rent for Your Investment Property 8 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN SETTING MONTHLY RENT FOR YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY

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Oct 20, 2019

A successful investment property depends on a range of factors, but determining rental rates is one of the most important considerations you’ll face when it comes to profitability. Setting a rental rate is a careful balance between generating a profitable income, maintaining a competitive pric...

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The Digitalization of the Real Estate Industry: Is Tech Taking Over? THE DIGITALIZATION OF THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY: IS TECH TAKING OVER?

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Oct 17, 2019

The world of real estate is shifting. Is technology taking hold of an industry that was traditionally all about in-person interactions? Relative to other occupations, real estate careers are low on the list of digitalization. According to a new report from the Brookings Institution, Digitalization a...

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How Technology is Revolutionizing Real Estate Branding HOW TECHNOLOGY IS REVOLUTIONIZING REAL ESTATE BRANDING

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Oct 17, 2019

The real estate industry in recent times has seen lots of developments and is repeatedly evolving. The need for making more profitable property decisions, boosting efficiencies, and offering better customer experiences has led the sector to turn to technology. Despite the visibly crowded field, real...

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Artificial Intelligence In Real Estate Investing Real Estate Investors, Are You Paying Attention? ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN REAL ESTATE INVESTING REAL ESTATE INVESTORS, ARE YOU PAYING ATTENTION?

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Oct 16, 2019

Can artificial intelligence be applied to real estate investing? The short answer is yes it can. The following article can help you to be ready to take advantage of the opportunity that artificial intelligence offers to the real estate investment industry. How? By showing you how AI is helping inves...

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Trends That Will Transform The  Real Estate  Industry Outlook In 2020 TRENDS THAT WILL TRANSFORM THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY OUTLOOK IN 2020

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Oct 15, 2019

Economists pay close attention to the real estate market as a major indicator of economic news. While real estate growth in late 2019 has slowed down some, it is still a healthy market that is prospering. When navigating the real estate market, certain trends and statistics are worth mentioning.

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IBM Global Real Estate Group: Managing space with technology IBM GLOBAL REAL ESTATE GROUP: MANAGING SPACE WITH TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 15, 2019

For today's real estate and facility management professionals, it's no longer about mops and buckets, it's about using technology and how you manage your space. Learn how IBM Global Real Estate uses TRIRIGA and the IoT to capture data to understand how their facilities are being used.

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HOW TO USE PRICE TO RENT RATIO IN REAL ESTATE INVESTING HOW TO USE PRICE TO RENT RATIO IN REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Oct 15, 2019

Whether you’re a first-time investor or a seasoned one, you must have heard about the price to rent ratio. If not, here’s a quick definition – it is a metric that measures the relative affordability of renting vs. buying real estate property in a given housing market. Some real est...

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5 Strategies for Generating Real Estate Leads That Convert 5 STRATEGIES FOR GENERATING REAL ESTATE LEADS THAT CONVERT

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Oct 15, 2019

Finding new clients is an ongoing process that is necessary to kickstart and maintain your real estate career. Established agents can become so well known in their communities that they have a line of buyers and sellers knocking at their door to request their help. Until you get to that point, it&rs...

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HOW TO USE PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT IN 2020 HOW TO USE PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT IN 2020

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Oct 14, 2019

In 2020 there will be many different ways in which a real estate agent can use predictive analytics: from lead generation and property generation, through lead nurturing and property analysis, to buyer-to-seller matching and closing deals. The simple answer to this question is: Predictive analytics ...

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Transformation of Real Estate Industry Through Digitization TRANSFORMATION OF REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY THROUGH DIGITIZATION

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Oct 14, 2019

Digitization ensures to benefit most of the industries by transforming their core processes and system. Real estate industry, including many other businesses, has started adopting digital technology for their operational activities and operations. People are moving from conventional method towards d...

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Could Digital Conversations Signal Real Estate Change? COULD DIGITAL CONVERSATIONS SIGNAL REAL ESTATE CHANGE?

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Oct 13, 2019

Our urban world has rankings for almost everything. Have you left school and want to know which city to live or study in? Nestpick has you covered, especially if you’re keen on cities in North America and Europe. Or there is QS which provides data on the best cities for students based on unive...

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PRICE TO RENT RATIO BY CITY WHERE TO INVEST IN 2020 PRICE TO RENT RATIO BY CITY WHERE TO INVEST IN 2020

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Oct 13, 2019

Making money in real estate is all about buying a top-performing rental property in one of the best locations for real estate investing. Easier said than done, right? There are so many ways to define the best places to invest in real estate and so many factors to take into consideration. Here we wil...

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Impact of Smart Home Technology in Real Estate IMPACT OF SMART HOME TECHNOLOGY IN REAL ESTATE

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Oct 10, 2019

Features like smart home technology are very attractive to a potential buyer. It elevates the wow-factor of a real estate industry.

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How to Command a Better Market Share in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage HOW TO COMMAND A BETTER MARKET SHARE IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE

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Oct 10, 2019

In today's video you can learn how to build a strong market share in brokerage as an industry specialist. There are points in the video you develop in your business system as a local broker or agent.

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Investing in Listed Real Estate INVESTING IN LISTED REAL ESTATE

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Oct 10, 2019

In layman’s terms, the investment concept for real estate is relatively simple. Investors buy a property and collect a rent for it. They may also gain some capital appreciation and leverage the property to achieve a higher return on equity. While simple in concept, the practical realization ma...

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HOW TO QUALIFY AS A REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL FOR TAX PURPOSES HOW TO QUALIFY AS A REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL FOR TAX PURPOSES

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Oct 10, 2019

Real estate investing has always been one of the most effective ways to get tax deductions. Unlike other types of investments, the tax benefits that real estate offers are quite diverse. Having said that, it is important to note that benefiting from all these tax advantages requires meeting certain ...

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BEST CASH FLOW INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE: HOW TO FIND THEM BEST CASH FLOW INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE: HOW TO FIND THEM

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Oct 09, 2019

If there’s one thing every real estate investor is after, it’s to get rich in real estate. With the vast diversity of real estate, there are multiple avenues that allow investors to accomplish this goal. Investing for real estate appreciation, for instance, can make investors rich after ...

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Top 3 Social Media Mistakes Real Estate Brands Still Make TOP 3 SOCIAL MEDIA MISTAKES REAL ESTATE BRANDS STILL MAKE

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Oct 08, 2019

Social media is a valuable tool for real estate brands, but only if they use it to their best advantage and avoid these three common mistakes.

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WHAT IS PRICE TO RENT RATIO IN REAL ESTATE? WHAT IS PRICE TO RENT RATIO IN REAL ESTATE?

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Oct 08, 2019

The price to rent ratio is a simple measurement that compares the price of buying property to the annual price of renting in a geographic location to estimate what’s cheaper (renting vs owning), if it’s a good time to buy, and where the best place to buy might be.

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The Market For Real Estate Brokerage Mergers And Acquisitions THE MARKET FOR REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

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Oct 07, 2019

In the last two months, we assisted two brokerage firms, Joyner Fine Properties of Richmond, Virg., and Heritage Texas Properties of Houston, to combine with two other local firms. In the case of Joyner, it was with a local, strong credit union. In Houston, it was a merger with another local private...

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Bonds vs. Stocks vs. Real Estate: Which One Wins? BONDS VS. STOCKS VS. REAL ESTATE: WHICH ONE WINS?

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Oct 06, 2019

There once was a time when private real estate wasn’t even on the same playing field as stocks and bonds as an investment category. But as investors sought higher yields and less volatility, along with greater control over their investments, they began to place more capital in private real est...

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Content Marketing Made Simple For Real Estate Agents CONTENT MARKETING MADE SIMPLE FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Oct 05, 2019

Before we discuss the specifics and how-tos of content marketing, it’s important we have a clear understanding of why does it deserve to take so much time and energy from us. Firstly, let me repeat this- It will definitely take a lot of time and energy to create great content, but it’s a...

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HOW TO CALCULATE NET OPERATING INCOME FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING HOW TO CALCULATE NET OPERATING INCOME FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Oct 05, 2019

Many real estate investors rely on net operating income to determine the profitability of an income-generating property. Real estate investors use NOI to calculate other financial metrics pertaining to a real estate property including the net income multiplier, cash on cash return, capitalization ra...

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STARTING A REAL ESTATE BUSINESS IN 2020: 15 TIPS STARTING A REAL ESTATE BUSINESS IN 2020: 15 TIPS

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Oct 04, 2019

If you are thinking of starting a real estate investment business in 2020, you are on the right track to financial independence. A recent report by the Home Buying Institute shows that the US housing market 2020 is expected to get more robust. However, while investing in rental properties could be a...

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 Scheduling a Complex Higher Ed Workforce SCHEDULING A COMPLEX HIGHER ED WORKFORCE

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Oct 03, 2019

Campus dining, housing, and security managers face unique challenges in scheduling staff. Learn how an automated workforce management solution can help. Scheduling part-time student workers — and full-time staff — in a higher education setting is particularly challenging considering students' busy ...

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 Automate Shift Bidding to Boost Productivity, Transparency, & Morale AUTOMATE SHIFT BIDDING TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY, TRANSPARENCY, & MORALE

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Oct 03, 2019

The Kronos Workforce TeleStaff Bidding Module can free public safety agencies from the risks associated with manual shift bidding. Employee scheduling is a challenge for any organization, especially public safety agencies, which must balance 24/7/365 demands with union rules, labor compliance guidel...

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6 Ways to Overcome the Challenges of Implementing New Technology in Real Estate 6 WAYS TO OVERCOME THE CHALLENGES OF IMPLEMENTING NEW TECHNOLOGY IN REAL ESTATE

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Oct 02, 2019

As in most industries, the use of technology is growing and evolving within real estate. Processes like managing listings, correcting property photography, exploring virtual assisting, and more have become more enhanced. For example, instead of using a separate key to open a lockbox to retrieve a ho...

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COMPARATIVE MARKET ANALYSIS: A GUIDE FOR PROPERTY SELLERS COMPARATIVE MARKET ANALYSIS: A GUIDE FOR PROPERTY SELLERS

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Oct 02, 2019

When selling a home, you have to be careful about the asking price you set. Setting the right price is one of the most important steps when selling a house. If you overprice your home, it’s likely going to sit on the market for a long time. So if you want to sell your property fast without com...

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COMMERCIAL VS RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING: WHICH IS BEST FOR 2020? COMMERCIAL VS RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING: WHICH IS BEST FOR 2020?

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Oct 02, 2019

The choice between investing in commercial real estate versus investing in residential real estate is not an easy one. Each real estate investment strategy comes with its share of advantages as well as downsides. The decision a property investor makes will be determined by his or her preferred real ...

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Real Estate Sales Tip - Strategies to Increase Your Value REAL ESTATE SALES TIP - STRATEGIES TO INCREASE YOUR VALUE

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Oct 01, 2019

If you want to earn what you're worth in real estate then you need to offer the quality services to justify your commission. Everything about the way you communicate needs to clearly demonstrate your value (and you have to believe it). It also helps to have lots of opportunities coming in, which...

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The Importance of Real Estate Customer Relationship Management THE IMPORTANCE OF REAL ESTATE CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT

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Oct 01, 2019

It is impossible to imagine a modern world without technology. Technology simplifies our lives and gives us the opportunity to organize our tasks and manage them better. As different industries are growing, technology is becoming more and more sophisticated. In other words, there are many and variou...

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What is Blockchain and how will it impact the real estate industry? WHAT IS BLOCKCHAIN AND HOW WILL IT IMPACT THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY?

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Oct 01, 2019

While it is still early days, it is clear that blockchain has the opportunity to impact the real estate industry in the years ahead. Check out this video to learn more about blockchain, how it works, what companies are in the game, and how NAR is involved.

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How to Make Your Real Estate Brand Stand Out From the Crowd HOW TO MAKE YOUR REAL ESTATE BRAND STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD

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Sep 30, 2019

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) says that the majority of homebuyers consider the internet as the best place to kick off home hunting. Indeed, 99 percent of Millenials (who make up 66 percent of first-time buyers) check a real estate website at least once during the home hunt. In total, m...

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20 BEST REAL ESTATE LEAD GENERATION IDEAS FOR 2020 20 BEST REAL ESTATE LEAD GENERATION IDEAS FOR 2020

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Sep 30, 2019

Being a real estate agent can be a very lucrative career. However, one of the biggest challenges that real estate agents face is generating leads in real estate. In such a competitive industry, your ability to get new prospects will determine your success. Otherwise, you are likely to go broke, rega...

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Why Collaboration Is a Necessity When It Comes to Our PropTech Investments WHY COLLABORATION IS A NECESSITY WHEN IT COMES TO OUR PROPTECH INVESTMENTS

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Sep 30, 2019

When people think of digital disruption, or indeed of start-ups involved in innovative and groundbreaking technology, the building and real estate industries don’t usually spring to mind. There is, however, huge potential for digitization and innovation within these sectors which have in the p...

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5 STEPS TO FIND THE BEST CASH FLOW INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE 5 STEPS TO FIND THE BEST CASH FLOW INVESTMENTS IN REAL ESTATE

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Sep 29, 2019

Investing in real estate is a business that involves buying, managing, renting, and selling property in order to make a profit. When done properly, investing in income property can be a great way to make money in real estate. However, finding positive cash flow investments to purchase can be quite a...

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How to Use Social Media to Recruit Top-Quality Real Estate Agents HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO RECRUIT TOP-QUALITY REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Sep 29, 2019

As a broker, you are always on the lookout for that next special real estate agent to join your team. It can be tricky to attract top talent, especially in a job seekers market. Fortunately, there are inexpensive ways to get the word out that you are hiring.

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LONG DISTANCE REAL ESTATE INVESTING: PROS & CONS LONG DISTANCE REAL ESTATE INVESTING: PROS & CONS

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Sep 26, 2019

Should real estate investors consider buying an investment property out of state, or should they only invest where they live? This is a debate that has raged for several years now in regards to investing in real estate. While some think that owning property in another state doesn’t make sense ...

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THE PROS AND CONS OF AIRBNB REAL ESTATE INVESTING THE PROS AND CONS OF AIRBNB REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Sep 26, 2019

Airbnb real estate investing is a great way for investors to earn income from their investment property. Essentially, it is a strategy where a real estate investor buys a rental property and lists either the entire house on Airbnb or individual rooms. Typically, a real estate investor does not live ...

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How to Find Private Lenders for Real Estate HOW TO FIND PRIVATE LENDERS FOR REAL ESTATE

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Sep 25, 2019

What is a private lender, and how do you find private lenders for real estate? Get answers to these questions and more in this video tutorial.

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Benefits of Video Marketing in Real Estate BENEFITS OF VIDEO MARKETING IN REAL ESTATE

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Sep 24, 2019

Learn how your real estate business can benefit from video marketing.

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New Facebook Ad Policy Means Big Changes for Real Estate Marketers NEW FACEBOOK AD POLICY MEANS BIG CHANGES FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETERS

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Sep 24, 2019

Facebook is no stranger to the limelight these days. From Cambridge Analytica and other confidence-shaking scandals to major changes to business pages, the only constant is change. But this months new ad policies for special categories including housing, employment, and credit is set to have a major...

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Real Estate Is a Relationship Business REAL ESTATE IS A RELATIONSHIP BUSINESS

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Sep 23, 2019

We all know in real estate sales and marketing, you have to have a lot of leads in your pipeline of potential buyers and sellers in order to hit your monthly and annual goals. However, too much focus on “lead gen” can be harmful to your referral business and your business reputation. Whi...

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5 TOP REAL ESTATE STRATEGIES FOR 2020 5 TOP REAL ESTATE STRATEGIES FOR 2020

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Sep 23, 2019

The world of real estate investing is always experiencing major shifts. In fact, real estate investment strategies that were once effective can become risky and unprofitable in an instant. In light of this, real estate investors have to be vigilant and up-to-date with every development in the housin...

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Real Estate Partnership Structure 101: Do’s & Don’ts REAL ESTATE PARTNERSHIP STRUCTURE 101: DO’S & DON’TS

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Sep 23, 2019

A commitment to a real estate partnership is not something to be taken lightly, but rather as an integral component to a successful real estate business. At the very least, aligning yourself with the right partner could very easily be the best decision you ever make. However, its just as likely that...

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6 Real Estaste Lead Conversion Tactics That Actually Work 6 REAL ESTASTE LEAD CONVERSION TACTICS THAT ACTUALLY WORK

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Sep 20, 2019

You have been given a multitude of differentiating tips from your fellow agents that do not seem to provide consistent results. Some will tell you they have a script that converts. Some will reference their coaches. Those solutions certainly work for that individual agent, but what about solutions t...

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Email Marketing Ideas for Real Estate Pros 2019 EMAIL MARKETING IDEAS FOR REAL ESTATE PROS 2019

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Sep 20, 2019

The easiest way for you to pick up sales is with a professional, yet informative email signature that can help you welcome new clients with a personalized video of yourself, your latest MLS listing, and even a meeting scheduler so that people can book you for a house viewing.

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TOWNHOUSE VS. SINGLE FAMILY HOME INVESTMENT: WHICH IS BETTER? TOWNHOUSE VS. SINGLE FAMILY HOME INVESTMENT: WHICH IS BETTER?

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Sep 20, 2019

One of the many choices real estate investors face when buying a rental property is a choice of a townhouse vs single family home. There are multiple types of single family homes for sale. So how does an investor compare and contrast the different types of residential real estate investments availab...

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What Recent Trends in Our Market Mean for Buyers and Sellers WHAT RECENT TRENDS IN OUR MARKET MEAN FOR BUYERS AND SELLERS

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Sep 19, 2019

Now that we’re nearing the end of summer, it’s a great time for an update on our Nashville market. Every month our team studies the Nashville market and we have some good news: the market is up between 7% and 8%! Not only that, interest rates have again hit all-time lows, which is a win-...

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Real estate agent tips How to stand out from your competition REAL ESTATE AGENT TIPS HOW TO STAND OUT FROM YOUR COMPETITION

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Sep 19, 2019

Competition in the real estate industry is getting fierce day-by-day. As a Realtor, you are always under pressure of buying & selling homes to the customers and to generate successful leads. Its time for you to stand out from the crowd. Here are the top real estate agent tips to stand out from t...

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AR and VR in Real Estate Industry Future of Real Estate industry AR AND VR IN REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Sep 19, 2019

Virtual and Augmented Realities are immersive technologies that enhance the viewing experience of real estate builders and agents. It is definitely the next big technological breakthrough in the real estate industries.

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What Generation Z Wants From Their Real Estate Agents WHAT GENERATION Z WANTS FROM THEIR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Sep 19, 2019

Now that the long-awaited millennial generation finally dominates home sales, the leading edge of an even newer generation of first-time buyers is just around the corner. Generation Z (those born between 1997 and 2012) is not only slightly larger than the millennials, accounting for one of every fou...

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2 REAL ESTATE RESOURCES YOU NEED TO START USING NOW 2 REAL ESTATE RESOURCES YOU NEED TO START USING NOW

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Sep 19, 2019

Knowledge is power and you want to be well informed when making a big investment like buying or selling residential real estate property. Luckily for you, there are multiple online real estate resources out there that you can add to your arsenal when selling or buying a house. Whatever your question...

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4 Steps to Generating Leads with Non-Real Estate Facebook Groups 4 STEPS TO GENERATING LEADS WITH NON-REAL ESTATE FACEBOOK GROUPS

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Sep 18, 2019

Most social media marketers will tell you that you need to start a Facebook Group because this is the best place to cultivate business. While there is truth in that, you don't necessarily need to start one yourself. It's possible to generate real estate leads without having to build anything...

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HOW TO STICK TO A RENTAL PROPERTY RENOVATION BUDGET HOW TO STICK TO A RENTAL PROPERTY RENOVATION BUDGET

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Sep 18, 2019

When it comes to any home renovations especially with investment properties having a budget is key to the success of the project. For many, it can be easy to overspend the budget, but a little research and planning can go a long way. These tips can help anyone stick to their renovation budget for th...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2020 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE 2020

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Sep 17, 2019

“The common theme in office, retail, and residential is that it is no longer about space. It’s about the services you offer.” The challenges facing Canada’s real estate industry continue to grow. Despite Canada’s low unemployment rate and signs of strength in areas span...

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Leading Corporate Real Estate Technology and Innovation Around the World LEADING CORPORATE REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION AROUND THE WORLD

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Sep 17, 2019

Learn groundbreaking automation and technology strategies to help your organization achieve Corporate Real Estate goals. CoRETech2019 brings together the most proactive, visionary and innovative Corporate Real Estate and Facilities executives for peer-to-peer learning and networking.

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How Direct Mailers Can Boost Your Commercial Real Estate Business HOW DIRECT MAILERS CAN BOOST YOUR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Sep 17, 2019

Marketing your commercial real estate business should be a top priority for all active agents. The goal is to keep your pipeline full and have a consistent stream of work. While most commercial real estate brokers don’t have a background in marketing, there are many things that you can teach y...

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6 Luxury Real Estate Trends to Keep an Eye On 6 LUXURY REAL ESTATE TRENDS TO KEEP AN EYE ON

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Sep 17, 2019

The luxury real estate market is changing rapidly due to technology that allows for increased consumer mobility. More and more buyers are able to tour homes virtually, giving them access to properties around the clock. Affluent buyers have started to expand the ownership of property beyond their his...

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An Inside Look at Core Pulse Real Estate: Burbank AN INSIDE LOOK AT CORE PULSE REAL ESTATE: BURBANK

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Sep 16, 2019

In our Core+ Real Estate business, we look for properties in high-growth markets where we see potential for value growth over time. In Burbank, California, one of the nation’s most important entertainment hubs, we saw a compelling opportunity: strong demand tailwinds with extremely limited new...

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Top 5 Types of Real Estate Transactions Used for Commission Advances TOP 5 TYPES OF REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS USED FOR COMMISSION ADVANCES

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Sep 16, 2019

No matter how successful they are, real estate agents constantly struggle with bridging the gap between closings to smooth out their cash flow while still investing in their businesses. It’s an endless juggling act of closings, getting clients and promoting listings, and showing properties. Th...

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WHAT IS DRIVING FOR DOLLARS IN REAL ESTATE? WHAT IS DRIVING FOR DOLLARS IN REAL ESTATE?

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Sep 16, 2019

Investing in real estate is one of the most effective ways of generating passive income and making a good return on investment. However, the first step in buying an investment property is knowing how and where to find property for sale. You can find investment property through newspaper ads, real es...

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5 CALIFORNIA HOUSING MARKET PREDICTIONS FOR 2020 5 CALIFORNIA HOUSING MARKET PREDICTIONS FOR 2020

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Sep 14, 2019

The California housing market kicked off 2019 with a weak start, but its been improving throughout the year according to the California Association of Realtors (C.A.R). And with mortgage interest rates trending downward, the California housing market predictions for the rest of 2019 are brighter tha...

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THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE: 4 TRENDS OF 2020 THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE: 4 TRENDS OF 2020

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Sep 14, 2019

What is the future of real estate? There will be some shifts in the industry that real estate organizations need to prepare for. The future of real estate is facing trends of urbanizations, changing demographics, and new real estate technology trends. Looking forward to 2020, there will be some econ...

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THE BASICS OF REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE THE BASICS OF REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE

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Sep 13, 2019

Maybe you just want to buy your first home, or maybe this first property purchase is the beginning of your real estate investment career. Either way, understanding real estate transaction basics is essential. Real estate closings can be a lengthy process so don’t worry if you can’t fully...

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Why You Need to Leverage Your Next Real Estate Deal WHY YOU NEED TO LEVERAGE YOUR NEXT REAL ESTATE DEAL

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Sep 12, 2019

In this episode, I talk about the importance of leverage and why you always want to utilize it in real estate.

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How to Create Points of Difference in Commercial Real Estate HOW TO CREATE POINTS OF DIFFERENCE IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Sep 12, 2019

In today's video you can see how to develop points of difference in your commercial real estate marketing. Brokers and agents can improve their business with these valuable ideas.

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How Does Real Estate Investing Work? HOW DOES REAL ESTATE INVESTING WORK?

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Sep 12, 2019

How does real estate investing work? There’s a lot of money to be made in real estate investing.

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WHAT IS A POCKET LISTING IN REAL ESTATE? WHAT IS A POCKET LISTING IN REAL ESTATE?

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Sep 12, 2019

When the time comes to sell a home, the majority of homeowners will select the traditional way of marketing their property through listings on the open market. Yet, some others will choose to sell their home through pocket listings. Most estimates put these types of listings at just 10% of all natio...

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Bigtincan Hub Overview BIGTINCAN HUB OVERVIEW

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Sep 12, 2019

Bigtincan is the industry's leading Sales Enablement Automation platform, empowering Sales teams to win more and be more productive every day, while providing Marketing the ability to establish ROI on content creation efforts.

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Get Rich QUICK Through Real Estate GET RICH QUICK THROUGH REAL ESTATE

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Sep 11, 2019

Are you hoping to get rich quick through real estate? Many people are looking for a strategy to help them get rich as fast as possible. But the truth is wealth building is a slow and steady process that involves a lot of patience and persistence.

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HOW REAL ESTATE SUPPLY AND DEMAND SHOULD AFFECT YOUR INVESTMENT DECISIONS HOW REAL ESTATE SUPPLY AND DEMAND SHOULD AFFECT YOUR INVESTMENT DECISIONS

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Sep 11, 2019

Just like any other industry, the US housing market 2019 is affected by the law of supply and demand. Understanding real estate supply and demand will help you make wiser investment decisions, thus enhancing your chances of success. When there is a surplus in real estate supply, price usually decrea...

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Real Estate Tech Funding Recap - August 2019 REAL ESTATE TECH FUNDING RECAP - AUGUST 2019

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Sep 10, 2019

VC Investments in PropTech Reached New Heights in August Globally, venture capital investments in private real estate tech companies reached a near $2.6 billion, a 4% increase since July 2019.

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4 Must-Have Commercial Real Estate Building Tech Features 4 MUST-HAVE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BUILDING TECH FEATURES

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Sep 10, 2019

Technology has changed the way we all live and work. As a result technology infrastructures are a critical component for acquiring and retaining CRE tenants. What are the must-have commercial real estate building tech features?

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DO I NEED A LICENSE TO BE A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR? DO I NEED A LICENSE TO BE A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR?

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Sep 10, 2019

Do you need a license to invest in real estate? This is a typical question you hear when someone is planning on becoming a real estate investor. While having a license can be beneficial to your real estate investing career, you don’t necessarily need one if you want to be a real estate investo...

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Marketing Trend: Marketing Automation for Real Estate MARKETING TREND: MARKETING AUTOMATION FOR REAL ESTATE

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Sep 10, 2019

As your real estate brand grows, more and more tasks fall on your plate and digital marketing can seem daunting and time consuming. But marketers know the importance of a digital marketing strategy, so how to juggle these demands? The answer is automation.

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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REAL ESTATE AGENTS 11 THINGS WE DON’T KNOW ABOUT YOUR JOB REAL ESTATE AGENTS 11 THINGS WE DON’T KNOW ABOUT YOUR JOB

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Sep 09, 2019

Being a real estate agent is not an easy job. But those who are proficient in their skill, enough to deal with two opposing parties effectively, can sometimes even go overboard and sell more than what they’re actually required to sell. This means that good real estate agents may be able to sub...

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8 CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BEST RENTAL MARKETS 8 CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BEST RENTAL MARKETS

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Sep 09, 2019

When learning about buying rental property, real estate investors are always told to invest in the best rental markets. But what exactly classifies as the “best rental markets”? More or less, there are eight characteristics an investment location would need to have to be considered among...

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Real Estate Investing For Inflation Protection In Late 2019 REAL ESTATE INVESTING FOR INFLATION PROTECTION IN LATE 2019

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Sep 08, 2019

Real Estate Investing For Inflation Protection In Late 2019 - is it smart to take a mortgage and invest in real estate now for wealth creation?

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9 BEST TIPS FOR SURVIVING YOUR FIRST YEAR IN REAL ESTATE 9 BEST TIPS FOR SURVIVING YOUR FIRST YEAR IN REAL ESTATE

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Sep 08, 2019

Real estate can be a very lucrative and rewarding business. However, it can also be extremely stressful and frustrating, especially for the beginner real estate investor. Buying your first rental property, paying your mortgage, finding tenants, and managing a rental property can be very overwhelming...

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HOW TO BUY MULTIPLE RENTAL PROPERTIES IN 2020 HOW TO BUY MULTIPLE RENTAL PROPERTIES IN 2020

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Sep 08, 2019

You have been hearing about how great the real estate investing industry is, and 2020 is the year for you to go all in. Owning multiple rental properties could mean crazy wealth creation from all that passive income. But if you want to build up your real estate investment portfolio in a single year,...

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Who Pays for What? 8 Types of Commercial Real Estate Leases to Know WHO PAYS FOR WHAT? 8 TYPES OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LEASES TO KNOW

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Sep 05, 2019

There are nearly a dozen types of commercial real estate leases out there, each with their own rent, fee, and expense arrangements. What are the different types of commercial leases? Who pays property taxes on a commercial lease? Who pays insurance? Thats critical to understanding both your responsi...

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How the Tech Boom in Toronto is going to Drive Real Estate HOW THE TECH BOOM IN TORONTO IS GOING TO DRIVE REAL ESTATE

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Sep 05, 2019

The Toronto tech boom is a big driving force behind Toronto Real Estate. In this video, Dan is going to share with you interesting data on cost of living, business costs, influx of global workers and immigrants, demand for office space and residential housing.

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9 COMMON REAL ESTATE MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM 9 COMMON REAL ESTATE MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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Sep 05, 2019

Regardless of how many years you’ve been in real estate, mistakes happen. Even seasoned professionals might occasionally make unprofitable decisions or get into an unfavorable trade. These real estate mistakes are more common than you think, and shouldn’t get you down. To properly equip ...

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HOW TO START A REAL ESTATE BUSINESS: A 10-STEP GUIDE HOW TO START A REAL ESTATE BUSINESS: A 10-STEP GUIDE

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Sep 05, 2019

The world of real estate investing, while it seems intimidating, is an exciting one to get into. Starting a real estate business is something that has crossed all of our minds at one point or another. As an investor, you can make great money, be your own boss, and provide a home for individuals, fam...

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How Realtors Should Repurpose Facebook Live Videos HOW REALTORS SHOULD REPURPOSE FACEBOOK LIVE VIDEOS

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Sep 05, 2019

Facebook Live broadcasts are now the most effective way to get the results you once had from the worlds most popular social media platform.

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PSYCHOLOGY PRINCIPLES TO WRITE EFFECTIVE MARKETING CONTENT FOR REAL ESTATE PSYCHOLOGY PRINCIPLES TO WRITE EFFECTIVE MARKETING CONTENT FOR REAL ESTATE

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Sep 05, 2019

Content marketing is one of the most effective and most widely used tools in the world of business. To get in touch with your audience and serve them the right message, you need to have a well-planned content marketing strategy. Marketing for real estate is no different. Proper targeting, advertisin...

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3 IMPORTANT STEPS OF A REAL ESTATE PROPERTY SEARCH 3 IMPORTANT STEPS OF A REAL ESTATE PROPERTY SEARCH

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Sep 03, 2019

Here, we will break down the basic steps which are necessary for an investment property search. And then, we will let you in on a little secret which will turn 3 big steps into 1 small one.

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HOW TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT RENT ROLL IN 2020 HOW TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT RENT ROLL IN 2020

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Sep 03, 2019

Whether you have 1 client or 100, as a property manager, growing your rent roll will always be a priority. There is a number of different strategies you could use, but which are the best ones that will actually grow your business and increase your income in 2020?

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Top 5 Real Estate Marketing Tactics TOP 5 REAL ESTATE MARKETING TACTICS

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Sep 03, 2019

As a real estate marketer, you are always looking for ways to find more clients and grow your business. You already understand the need for a marketing strategy. But sometimes its challenging to identify the most effective marketing tactics to reach your audience.

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How to Invest in Real Estate : 10 Tips You Should Know HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE : 10 TIPS YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Sep 02, 2019

Buying and owning real estate is an exciting investment strategy, that can be both satisfying and lucrative. Unlike stock and bond investors, prospective real estate owners can use leverage to buy a property by paying a portion of the total cost up front, then paying off the balance, plus interest, ...

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How To Get Money For Your Real Estate Investing HOW TO GET MONEY FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Sep 02, 2019

I show you in this video what you will need to have to be in a position to receive money for real estate investing.

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REVERSE 1031 EXCHANGE: HOW DOES IT WORK FOR REAL ESTATE? REVERSE 1031 EXCHANGE: HOW DOES IT WORK FOR REAL ESTATE?

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Sep 01, 2019

Real estate investing requires a firm understanding of several technical variables. The scope of these variables extends from data analytics to various legal and fiscal aspects. Understanding how to manage taxes, in particular, can be extremely valuable to real estate investors. In this article, we ...

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The Pros and Cons of Wholesaling Mobile Homes THE PROS AND CONS OF WHOLESALING MOBILE HOMES

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Aug 30, 2019

In 2019, mobile home prices in many areas around the country are seeing a small or noticeable increase in selling demand and prices. This is more noticeable in some areas versus others. The reasons are simple. They partly stem from single family home prices and apartment rental prices drastically in...

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How to Deal with Tenants as a Commercial Real Estate Investor HOW TO DEAL WITH TENANTS AS A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

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Aug 30, 2019

One of the most trusted names in Real Estate Investment and Education explains how he deals with tenants in the high profit-potential world of Commercial Real Estate Investing.

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Does Real Estate SEO make sense for Agents? DOES REAL ESTATE SEO MAKE SENSE FOR AGENTS?

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Aug 30, 2019

Are you a real estate agent struggling to figure out SEO?

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CONDO VS TOWNHOUSE: WHICH IS THE BETTER REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT? CONDO VS TOWNHOUSE: WHICH IS THE BETTER REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT?

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Aug 29, 2019

Many potential property buyers, especially first time real estate investors, are usually confused about what types of investment properties to purchase. Buying a rental property gets especially confusing when choosing between almost similar properties such as a condo vs townhouse. Each real estate i...

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COMMERCIAL VS RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT: WHICH IS RIGHT FOR YOU? COMMERCIAL VS RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT: WHICH IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

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Aug 29, 2019

Residential property management or commercial property management? The two share some similar aspects, but there are key distinctions that will leave you going down a different career path. Lets define each type of real estate career first, then talk about what each will require from you as the prop...

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Why the New Madison Logic Oracle Eloqua Integration is so Exciting for Marketers WHY THE NEW MADISON LOGIC ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION IS SO EXCITING FOR MARKETERS

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Aug 29, 2019

Madison Logic is excited to announce a bi-directional integration with Oracle Eloqua, combining best-in-class lead and campaign management skills with Madison Logic’s global reach and advanced targeting. Now Oracle Marketing Automation users are able to align their messaging and targeting thro...

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How to Budget for Real Estate & Start Building Wealth Through Real Estate Investments HOW TO BUDGET FOR REAL ESTATE & START BUILDING WEALTH THROUGH REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

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Aug 28, 2019

Brian Icenhower discusses how to budget for real estate, and talks with Hal Sousa, a prime example of how to build wealth through property investment.

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Marketing Real Estate on Social Media: 8 Best Ways to Get More Leads MARKETING REAL ESTATE ON SOCIAL MEDIA: 8 BEST WAYS TO GET MORE LEADS

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Aug 28, 2019

Did you know that 91% of marketers are looking for the best ways to engage their audience on social media? Real estate is a very competitive yet lucrative field, a fact that demands a real estate social media strategy. But only those who know how to utilize the best tools and strategies get results....

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HOW TO BE YOUR OWN BOSS BY INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE HOW TO BE YOUR OWN BOSS BY INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 27, 2019

Making enough money to quit your day job is not only realistic with real estate, but its also quite simple to achieve once you have understood all the moving parts of the business. Becoming a real estate investor offers you a multitude of highly profitable investment strategies to choose from. Moreo...

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The Tax Advantages And Benefits Of Investing In Real Estate THE TAX ADVANTAGES AND BENEFITS OF INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 26, 2019

Real estate can be a great investment thanks to cash flow, buying below market value, leverage, and appreciation. However, one of the best reasons to invest in real estate is the tax advantage. There are tax advantages to buying rental properties or a personal house. House flipping is usually treate...

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HOW DO I START INVESTING IN MULTI FAMILY REAL ESTATE? HOW DO I START INVESTING IN MULTI FAMILY REAL ESTATE?

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Aug 25, 2019

As a real estate investing strategy, it is most common among seasoned investors. But, why not start your real estate career investing in multi family homes? A lot of novice investors avoid it due to the risk element. However, we are here to tell you that it is easier than you think, and here is a st...

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THE 1 PERCENT RULE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED THE 1 PERCENT RULE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED

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Aug 24, 2019

The 1 percent rule in real estate states that for an investment property to generate positive cash flow, the monthly rent should be equal to or greater than 1% of the total investment.

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3 Persuasive Negotiating Tactics for Real Estate Investors 3 PERSUASIVE NEGOTIATING TACTICS FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS

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Aug 23, 2019

How do you get the upper hand when negotiating your real estate deals? After 20 years of negotiating, we have learned exactly how to do this using 3 persuasive tactics.

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WHY INVESTING IN DAYTONA BEACH REAL ESTATE IS SMART WHY INVESTING IN DAYTONA BEACH REAL ESTATE IS SMART

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Aug 23, 2019

Looking for a strong investment location in the Florida real estate market? We recommend you consider starting a real estate business in Daytona Beach. The city has got some favorable investment conditions that should not go unnoticed. You’re going to want to know more about the Daytona Beach ...

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How Virtual Tours are Helping Real Estate Marketers Sell Properties HOW VIRTUAL TOURS ARE HELPING REAL ESTATE MARKETERS SELL PROPERTIES

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Aug 22, 2019

With online searches accounting for more than two thirds of the time that buyers devote to finding the right property, its essential for real estate marketers to adjust their efforts accordingly. But it takes more than a robust website and informative blog posts to get your properties sold. The late...

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3 TIPS TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT BUSINESS IN 2019 3 TIPS TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT BUSINESS IN 2019

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Aug 22, 2019

If you want your property management business to thrive, we’ve got some tips for you. With everyone looking for success in this billion-dollar industry, you need to know what moves to make and which steps to take when it comes to running a property management business in 2019.

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Anatomy of Today’s Global Traveler ANATOMY OF TODAY’S GLOBAL TRAVELER

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Aug 22, 2019

Where does the modern traveler come from? Where is s/he going? How does s/he get there? As the world grows ever-smaller, more and more people are traveling to a growing number of places each year. Increasingly, they’re getting there by leveraging digital tools. Savvy travel and hospitality bra...

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16 Steps To A Winning Commercial Real Estate Marketing Strategy 16 STEPS TO A WINNING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING STRATEGY

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Aug 21, 2019

Commercial real estate marketing has evolved during the last decade. Creating a successful commercial real estate marketing strategy requires more than having a fancy print brochure and pushing your commercial real estate listings to LoopNet.

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Aug 21, 2019

Our roots began in translation but what we do today goes well beyond – from content creation to linguistics, to artificial intelligence (AI). We create global relevance, driven by humanity and amplified by technology. Connecting our customers with their communities and driving brand awareness....

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5 WAYS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS CAN GIVE BACK TO THEIR COMMUNITIES 5 WAYS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS CAN GIVE BACK TO THEIR COMMUNITIES

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Aug 21, 2019

Real estate investment is often lucrative, but it does not have to be purely self-serving. Investors often wonder how they can use their profit to improve their community. With the resources at their disposal both financial and otherwise they will find a wealth of opportunities. So where should they...

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your customers’ languages)? Can they deliver on-...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It mandates a fluency in tone and subtext as well as v...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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The First 4 Steps To Start Investing In Real Estate THE FIRST 4 STEPS TO START INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 20, 2019

If you're a new investor looking to land your first investment property, let Brandon Turner help you start your path with this video, where Brandon shares 4 steps every new real estate investor needs to take in order to land their first rental property with confidence and success.

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NON ARM’S VS ARM’S LENGTH TRANSACTION IN REAL ESTATE NON ARM’S VS ARM’S LENGTH TRANSACTION IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 20, 2019

Real estate transactions can be quite complex at times. Between the numerous tax laws and deferment strategies, lengthy purchase agreements, and extensive lease contracts, real estate investing for beginners can feel overwhelming without the guidance of a professional. Having said that, there are se...

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The Best Time and Tactics for Commercial Real Estate Marketing THE BEST TIME AND TACTICS FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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Aug 19, 2019

These marketing ideas in the brokerage will help you take your commercial real estate listings to the target audience and generate more enquiries.

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What type of information is best for you as a Real Estate Sales Person? WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION IS BEST FOR YOU AS A REAL ESTATE SALES PERSON?

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Aug 19, 2019

This week on MFTV, Mike will go over what his competitors are teaching and how the Mike Ferry Sales System will help you sell Real Estate at a reasonable volume.

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HOUSING MARKET DATA: THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED IN REAL ESTATE HOUSING MARKET DATA: THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 19, 2019

Being a first-time real estate investor is not a walk in the park. The proper tools are needed for such an investor to make money in real estate. Fortunately, housing market data helps you do just that. As the name suggests, housing market data is real estate data of a certain rental market. It can ...

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LISTING AGENT VS SELLING AGENT: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? LISTING AGENT VS SELLING AGENT: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Aug 19, 2019

Real estate agents play a major role in real estate transactions. Whether you are buying or selling a house, working with a real estate agent can be very helpful. However, hiring a real estate agent can be quite challenging for those who don’t know the difference between a listing agent and a ...

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How To Know if Foreign Real Estate is Overpriced HOW TO KNOW IF FOREIGN REAL ESTATE IS OVERPRICED

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Aug 19, 2019

So you want to buy real estate overseas, but how do you know if your dream property is overpriced? After twelve years of studying, traveling, and buying real estate overseas, Andrew has developed a few rules for your foreign real estate deals.

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THE ABSORPTION RATE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED THE ABSORPTION RATE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED

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Aug 18, 2019

The absorption rate formula is quite simple. In real estate, this rate is found by taking the total number of sold homes in the housing market and dividing it by the total number of available homes for sale. The result is the rate of absorption. This number shows the rate at which all of the current...

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HOW TO CALCULATE OPPORTUNITY COST FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING HOW TO CALCULATE OPPORTUNITY COST FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Aug 18, 2019

When trying to make decisions between two equally appealing investment opportunities, investors need to take a step back and evaluate their options in an objective light. When it comes to investing in real estate, many understand how rental yield, capital growth, and leverage are factors that create...

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How To Find Off-Market Real Estate Deals & Absentee Owners HOW TO FIND OFF-MARKET REAL ESTATE DEALS & ABSENTEE OWNERS

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Aug 17, 2019

If you want to find the best real estate deals, off-market properties, and create a massive lead generating machine, then take notes from Adam Johnson and Brent Moreno. You'll learn multiple AMAZING strategies and tactics for finding real estate deals and absentee owners and more.

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4 Important Tips while investing in Real Estate 4 IMPORTANT TIPS WHILE INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 16, 2019

In this video, I will tell you why an investment in the real estate will help you score over the investments made in any other asset class. But first & foremost there is one thing which you should keep in mind, that any investment made in real estate has to be with a long term perspective.

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Business And Marketing Strategies That Can Drive Real Estate Sales BUSINESS AND MARKETING STRATEGIES THAT CAN DRIVE REAL ESTATE SALES

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Aug 15, 2019

Here are the best real estate business and marketing strategies that will help you improve and expand your business.

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TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST REAL ESTATE PROPERTY TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST REAL ESTATE PROPERTY

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Aug 15, 2019

The road to securing the purchase of your first real estate property, which is a very important milestone in every person’s life. Some opt to buy real estate to live in, while others see it as an investment opportunity. Whatever your motives are, you want this significant investment to deliver...

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4 Steps To Get Started Investing In Real Estate 4 STEPS TO GET STARTED INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 14, 2019

The hardest part about investing in real estate is figuring out how to start.

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of content in the business.

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been telling their stories to audiences for hundreds of y...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funnel” demand generation marketers, most of who ...

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THE PROS AND CONS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING THE PROS AND CONS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Aug 13, 2019

The real estate industry is an appealing choice for an investor. Everyone needs a home and the need for housing is only increasing in most corners of the world. So are real estate values. Essentially, we are looking at a pretty stable industry. However, becoming a real estate investor can go sour if...

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How Real Estate Marketers Can Leverage Content Marketing HOW REAL ESTATE MARKETERS CAN LEVERAGE CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 13, 2019

In todays ever-evolving real estate world, now more than ever is it imperative to be seen. Not only should real estate professionals make themselves visible on a local level, but, their listings and services should also be seen nationally. Unfortunately, for some, the first thought of content market...

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How to Do Real Estate Marketing in 2019 HOW TO DO REAL ESTATE MARKETING IN 2019

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Aug 12, 2019

Today we discuss how The Frio Team is helping Realtors get to the NEXT LEVEL.

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Hyperinflation and Lower Interest Rates - Making Real Estate a Safe Bet? HYPERINFLATION AND LOWER INTEREST RATES - MAKING REAL ESTATE A SAFE BET?

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Aug 12, 2019

Even in a hyperinflation scenario, real estate isn't as good a bet as some people think it will be. There isn't a scenario where real estate prices rise over the next few years. I haven't heard of any argument for prices going up that made sense.

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ATLANTA REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO BUY MULTI FAMILY HOMES ATLANTA REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO BUY MULTI FAMILY HOMES

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Aug 12, 2019

Atlanta real estate investors have all the right things going for them. With the Atlanta metro experiencing continued growth in both the job market and population, its no surprise it has such a strong and dynamic economy in 2019.

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COLORADO SPRINGS REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO INVEST COLORADO SPRINGS REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO INVEST

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Aug 11, 2019

One of the top-performing states in the US real estate market has been Colorado. Thus, many cities in the Colorado real estate market, such as Colorado Springs, are some of the best places to buy a rental property in 2019.

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7 WAYS TO AVOID TINY HOUSE REGRET AS A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR 7 WAYS TO AVOID TINY HOUSE REGRET AS A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

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Aug 10, 2019

A tiny house might be smaller than traditional houses, but they still offer good real estate investment opportunities. These small and often mobile houses offer enough living space for minimalist individuals and small families. They are among the latest real estate trends that make housing more affo...

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Top 3 Newbie Real Estate Investor Mistakes TOP 3 NEWBIE REAL ESTATE INVESTOR MISTAKES

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Aug 09, 2019

If you're a newbie real estate investor, you're bound to make mistakes. But we wanted to share the top 3 mistakes new investors make when investing in real estate that can certainly be avoided!

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What Sets Real Estate Technology Apart in 2019? WHAT SETS REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY APART IN 2019?

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Aug 08, 2019

Success in real estate is nearly impossible in 2019 without the support of a robust technology platform, this much is clear. But how do you know what is the right tool for you? In the end, it comes down to your return on investment. Is your real estate CRM empowering you to generate as much business...

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5 Cons About Being a Real Estate Agent 5 CONS ABOUT BEING A REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Aug 08, 2019

In a survey conducted by Business Insider, real estate agents were asked what the worst part about their occupation was. Today we have collected some of those answers, and offer a few solutions for them.

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6 REASONS YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR OFF MARKET REAL ESTATE DEALS 6 REASONS YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR OFF MARKET REAL ESTATE DEALS

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Aug 08, 2019

Buying a profitable investment property is a critical part of the real estate investing process. Therefore, to be successful, an investor should know how to find real estate deals. With the current trend of high demand and low supply, finding good deals in the market can sometimes be difficult. Howe...

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Market Volatility And Confidence One Of 10 Trending Real Estate Issues MARKET VOLATILITY AND CONFIDENCE ONE OF 10 TRENDING REAL ESTATE ISSUES

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Aug 08, 2019

The Counselors of Real Estate has identified the current and emerging issues expected to have the most significant impact on real estate in 2019 and 2020, with U.S. infrastructure being a primary concern of the 1,100-member organization.

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Aug 07, 2019

Watch the latest Housing Market Update across Australia. The housing and economic data is derived from the CoreLogic Hedonic Home Value Index for the month of July, released in August 2019.

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THE 4 STEPS OF AIRBNB MARKET RESEARCH THE 4 STEPS OF AIRBNB MARKET RESEARCH

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Aug 07, 2019

Diving headfirst into the world of real estate can be intimidating. But Airbnb real estate investing is one strategy that is gaining a lot of popularity among beginner investors. This is because owning an Airbnb investment property is a great way to get started since it provides endless opportunitie...

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THE 3 STEPS OF THE SALES COMPARISON APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE VALUATION THE 3 STEPS OF THE SALES COMPARISON APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE VALUATION

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Aug 07, 2019

The sales comparison approach to value is the basis for something called a comparative real estate market analysis. This method employs the use of recently sold properties, similar to the subject property and in the same location as it, to find its value. This similar property is called a real estat...

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Luxury Real Estate Agent Success LUXURY REAL ESTATE AGENT SUCCESS

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Aug 06, 2019

Join us for a gathering of luxury leaders at The Nixon Mansion in Reno, Nevada, where we celebrate the achievements of our top luxury real estate agents. We start with a very personal awards ceremony in the stately living room of this gorgeous mansion, then move onto the terrace overlooking the Truc...

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What Is BRRR Real Estate Investing? WHAT IS BRRR REAL ESTATE INVESTING?

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Aug 06, 2019

Real estate investors Brandon Turner & Tarl Yarber sit down to discuss BRRRR real estate investing, the powerful wealth-building real estate investing strategy that combines rehabbing houses & rental properties.

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Finding the Right Real Estate Developer: Company Components to Consider FINDING THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE DEVELOPER: COMPANY COMPONENTS TO CONSIDER

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Aug 06, 2019

There are a number of factors that go into finding the right opportunities and finding the right commercial real estate developer. In this video, we break down the importance of a developer's company background, and the 5 key components you should be looking at.

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The Top 12 Reasons to Use Construction Technology for Retail Construction THE TOP 12 REASONS TO USE CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY FOR RETAIL CONSTRUCTION

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Aug 05, 2019

With over 134.5 million square feet of retail space constructed around the world in 2016, demand remains high for new retail environments, despite the growing influence of e-commerce.1 This demand for new retail and mixeduse construction spans the globe, including in Mexico, China, Morocco, Saudi Ar...

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Valuing A Selling Owner’s Real Estate Firm VALUING A SELLING OWNER’S REAL ESTATE FIRM

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Aug 05, 2019

As trusted consultants in the residential real estate industry, we get the privilege of working with firms of all shapes and sizes. Whether branded by a major national franchise or independent, flat-fee or graduated commission plan, small or large, at REAL Trends we are here to guide our clients thr...

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5 EXPERT TIPS FOR DALLAS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS 5 EXPERT TIPS FOR DALLAS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS

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Aug 05, 2019

The Dallas real estate market has consistently been one of the hottest housing markets in the country. Despite a relative cool-off in 2019, this housing market still offers tremendous opportunities for real estate investors. In this article, we will go over some expert tips for Dallas real estate in...

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4 Tips For Realtors on Social Media: How To Raise Followers 4 TIPS FOR REALTORS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: HOW TO RAISE FOLLOWERS

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Aug 04, 2019

In the modern world, everybody is searching for their answers on the internet so social media platforms have a real power.  With their help, you will raise the quantity of your followers. But you should also know how to engage with them and how to target your homebuyers in the best possible way...

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9 Ways Construction Companies are Leading Digital Transformation through Intelligent Information Management 9 WAYS CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES ARE LEADING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH INTELLIGENT INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

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Aug 02, 2019

An interesting paradox exists between architecture/industrial design companies and their counterparts in the construction industry. The architecture and industrial design industries are both highly digitized. On the other hand, companies in the construction industry where all the trenchwork occurs, ...

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WHY IS IT A GOOD IDEA FOR A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR TO MAKE A WILL? WHY IS IT A GOOD IDEA FOR A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR TO MAKE A WILL?

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Aug 02, 2019

Making a will is the only way for a real estate investor to have an influence over events that will unfold after his/her demise. In some cases, this includes issues of personal significance but in a lot of cases, this is focused on the distribution of one’s assets amongst their successors. The...

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Lessons Learned From Starting A Real Estate Brokerage LESSONS LEARNED FROM STARTING A REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE

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Aug 01, 2019

Starting your own real estate brokerage is an exciting move. It can be invigorating to take all of your experience and knowledge and build a company you are proud of. It also can be a challenge to turn an idea into reality. While there are resources out there to help you grow your business, from gui...

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5 QUICK LINKEDIN TIPS TO GENERATE HOME BUYER AND SELLER LEADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS 5 QUICK LINKEDIN TIPS TO GENERATE HOME BUYER AND SELLER LEADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Aug 01, 2019

LinkedIn has taken the professional world by storm. One of the top reasons professionals are flocking to LinkedIn is because your profile will show up at the top of Google searches. A study conducted by Gravitate Online found more than 94% of users clicked on the first page.

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Vancouver Real Estate Market is NOT a Bubble Market VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE MARKET IS NOT A BUBBLE MARKET

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Jul 31, 2019

In this video, Jamie discusses exactly why the current Vancouver Real Estate Market is not a Bubble Market.

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Clever Ways to Find Real Estate Deals in Highly Competitive Markets CLEVER WAYS TO FIND REAL ESTATE DEALS IN HIGHLY COMPETITIVE MARKETS

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Jul 31, 2019

What it took was multiple follow-ups. The owner was originally not interested whatsoever, but we were able to convert them into being interested. The key was staying top-of-mind.

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Commercial Real Estate Hard Money Lenders and How They Can Help You COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE HARD MONEY LENDERS AND HOW THEY CAN HELP YOU

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Jul 30, 2019

With a poster exhausting Commercial Real Estate Hard Money, lenders will figure out the borrower’s “hard assets” (real estate assets). Such commercial loans also are referred to as “no-doc loans”, “private hard money loans”, “bridge loans”, etc. ...

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Strengthen Your Real Estate Business With Facebook Groups STRENGTHEN YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS WITH FACEBOOK GROUPS

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Jul 30, 2019

As an agent, you have to be able to keep up with the latest trends in social media. It can be difficult, but it is a vital part of your job. Recently, Facebook announced some changes for how their content would be prioritized and shared, favoring the content and building engagement in Groups.

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How Blockchain Could Reduce Real Estate Fraud HOW BLOCKCHAIN COULD REDUCE REAL ESTATE FRAUD

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Jul 29, 2019

Anyone involved in real estate should be aware of the varying forms of real estate fraud that taken place and evolved throughout the years. Fraud has ranged from mortgage fraud to sellers not providing full disclosure as required by federal and state laws. Because of the large amount of money and th...

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Behind Luxury Real Estate’s Hidden Doors BEHIND LUXURY REAL ESTATE’S HIDDEN DOORS

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Jul 29, 2019

Some real estate agents have to be secret agents. That’s because in every global city, there are off market properties that are never going to be listed openly. In San Francisco, where Sotheby’s International Realty agent Carrie Goodman works, approximately 30% of the total inventory rem...

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Home Prices Up 5.05% Across The Country HOME PRICES UP 5.05% ACROSS THE COUNTRY

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Jul 29, 2019

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report.

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Leverage for Commercial Real Estate Investments? LEVERAGE FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS?

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Jul 26, 2019

Bill Rapp here with our newest segment: Leverage for Commercial RealEstate?

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How To Find Real Estate Deals In Today HOW TO FIND REAL ESTATE DEALS IN TODAY'S MARKET!

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Jul 26, 2019

In this video, Sterling White shares 5 tips for finding off-market and great real estate deals!

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No Building Left Behind Series: Multifamily NO BUILDING LEFT BEHIND SERIES: MULTIFAMILY

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Jul 25, 2019

93% of commercial real estate executives agree with the statement that “real estate organizations need to engage with PropTech in order to adapt to the changing global environment.” In practice, recognition that technology is necessary to remain competitive and strategically implementing...

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The Ultimate Guide to Construction Software THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CONSTRUCTION SOFTWARE

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Jul 25, 2019

This guide is here to help you understand exactly why construction software is revolutionising the industry. With cloud-based systems, there’s a sense of traceability and accountability that has never been seen before in construction. All team members, from architects to subcontractors, are co...

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The RE-evolution of Real Estate Capital Markets THE RE-EVOLUTION OF REAL ESTATE CAPITAL MARKETS

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Jul 25, 2019

If time is money, then blockchain is gold. But when you talk to landlords and real estate professionals about blockchains potential impact on their business, many have no idea what it is, some do not care, and others simply do not understand its practical use.

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Email Ideas To Supercharge Your Real Estate Marketing EMAIL IDEAS TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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Jul 25, 2019

In the age of social media and instant messaging, emails remain relevant since they allow users to communicate without the limitations that other platforms have, especially when it comes to character and formatting options. Its no wonder that 63% of realtors rely on email campaigns to generate buyin...

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The Sweet Spot of Advertising: Microtargeting and Real Estate THE SWEET SPOT OF ADVERTISING: MICROTARGETING AND REAL ESTATE

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Jul 25, 2019

Microtargeting helps real estate firms get the right message, in front of the right audience, at the right time.

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5 LIES YOU’VE HEARD ABOUT BECOMING A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR 5 LIES YOU’VE HEARD ABOUT BECOMING A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

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Jul 25, 2019

Whenever you bring up the topic of becoming a real estate investor, you are likely to hear some sentiments on why you should not or can not get involved. Becoming a real estate investor has developed a reputation for being challenging. This reputation creates fear and has held back several prospecti...

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An introduction to BIM Components AN INTRODUCTION TO BIM COMPONENTS

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Jul 24, 2019

BIM Services helps to draft the model and enhance its information to create, manage, and share it with all the disciplinarians to ease the communication flow and know the aspects of BIM components in depth

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Five Things You Need to Know About Visual Marketing in Real Estate FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VISUAL MARKETING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jul 24, 2019

Real estate is a busy industry. There are so many brokers trying to reach the same audience segments, all selling a product that is already hot in the market. Getting noticed by your clientele is a top priority, but with so much content crowding the internet, brokers need to do something different t...

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NLRB Developments and the Impact on Construction: Picketing and Bannering NLRB DEVELOPMENTS AND THE IMPACT ON CONSTRUCTION: PICKETING AND BANNERING

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Jul 24, 2019

Picketing of jobsites is a frequent occurrence in the Construction Industry. Each year unions set up hundreds of pickets designed to exert pressure on one or more employers. Most picketing situations in the Construction Industry result from mixing union and non-union subcontractors on the same works...

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NYC REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 CURRENT TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW NYC REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 CURRENT TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 24, 2019

The NYC real estate market has had considerable development in its current housing trends in 2019. The collapse of the Amazon headquarters deal, for instance, was a setback for investors who prepared for increased demand and growth in New York City real estate, and Queens in particular. Aside from t...

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5 Real Estate Tools You 5 REAL ESTATE TOOLS YOU'VE (PROBABLY) NEVER HEARD OF - BUT NEED TO TRY

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Jul 24, 2019

Theres a wealth of real estate technology tools out there designed to help you with the heavy lifting that comes with your job - like generating leads, managing client relationships, marketing your listings, and more. But have you ever wondered which apps or products you are missing out on? The hidd...

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The Next Generation of Real Estate Agents THE NEXT GENERATION OF REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jul 24, 2019

At the beginning of 2019, Redfin had a board meeting to discuss Redfins development and retention of real estate agents. Every three months, we open each board meeting with an update on our efforts to be real estates best employer, but about once a year we discuss the topic in more detail, presentin...

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3 Ways To Fail As A Commercial Property Broker 3 WAYS TO FAIL AS A COMMERCIAL PROPERTY BROKER

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Jul 23, 2019

AMUSA Commercial Capital is a non-bank private lender and provider of commercial real estate mortgages, hard money and SFR Investment property 1 to 4 loans. AMUSA lends in over 42 states and has closed thousands of transactions in the last 25 years.

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How to Invest in Real Estate For Beginners HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE FOR BEGINNERS

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Jul 23, 2019

There’s no one way to invest in real estate. There are several reasons why anyone who can, should consider investing in real estate. Unlike stocks, and other investment types, the real estate market is less volatile. The market makes regular and predictable rises that can be leveraged to maxim...

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A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO OUT OF STATE REAL ESTATE INVESTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO OUT OF STATE REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jul 23, 2019

Out of state real estate investing is becoming increasingly popular with many investors. People who practice long distance real estate investing usually do so to own a vacation home or second home, but there are also other reasons to look to other states when buying a rental property.

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2019 Real Estate & Construction Trends: Which Classes & Markets Are Poised for Growth? 2019 REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION TRENDS: WHICH CLASSES & MARKETS ARE POISED FOR GROWTH?

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Jul 22, 2019

As I survey the current landscape and look back at my notes and research reports from the past several years, several themes start to emerge. It has been a few years running now that some very smart, real estate-focused economists have been predicting that the new supply hitting the apartment market...

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HOW TO BUY A MULTIFAMILY PROPERTY FOR SALE IN 5 STEPS HOW TO BUY A MULTIFAMILY PROPERTY FOR SALE IN 5 STEPS

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Jul 22, 2019

Let me tell you, buying a multifamily home for investment is the smartest method to make money in real estate. However, it is a process, and you need to be aware of every step of the way. After all, buying an investment property will get you to financial independence if you do it right. So, let&rsqu...

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SEATTLE HOUSING MARKET 2019: 5 BEST PLACES TO INVEST SEATTLE HOUSING MARKET 2019: 5 BEST PLACES TO INVEST

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Jul 22, 2019

As the Seattle housing market continues to correct itself in 2019, buyers now have a better chance of buying a house in Seattle for investment. With prices coming down from the markets peak point and inventory of properties on the market going up, real estate investors are recommended to make a move...

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How to Negotiate: 7 Real Estate Negotiation Tips HOW TO NEGOTIATE: 7 REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS

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Jul 21, 2019

This article will offer seven powerful negotiating tips that you will likely find very useful while pursuing future real estate deals.

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Maintaining Quality on Construction Projects for Better Outcomes MAINTAINING QUALITY ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS FOR BETTER OUTCOMES

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Jul 20, 2019

In a retail business, compromising on quality may affect the bottom line. In the construction industry, it can cost lives. Poor construction quality costs millions of dollars in profit loss each year and accounts for hundreds of injuries, with costs related to quality issues often estimated between ...

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The 4 Best Strategies for Finding Deals as a Real Estate Wholesaler THE 4 BEST STRATEGIES FOR FINDING DEALS AS A REAL ESTATE WHOLESALER

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Jul 20, 2019

The number one way to get a solid deal flow in your real estate wholesale business is through something called direct mail marketing. We have found that direct mail is the most predictable way to generate consistent deal flow, but it does come with a high cost.

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Amazing Creative Construction Projects with Skillful Workers at High Level of Ingenious AMAZING CREATIVE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS WITH SKILLFUL WORKERS AT HIGH LEVEL OF INGENIOUS

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Jul 19, 2019

New Hancock Concrete bridge was installed in just under two days

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When’s the Best Time for an Open House? Ask Google Trends! WHEN’S THE BEST TIME FOR AN OPEN HOUSE? ASK GOOGLE TRENDS!

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Jul 18, 2019

In this article, I will show you how to use Google Trends to help you determine the best day and time to host an open house in your local housing market.

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10 Factors That Affect Property Value (#7 Will Surprise You) 10 FACTORS THAT AFFECT PROPERTY VALUE (#7 WILL SURPRISE YOU)

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Jul 17, 2019

Whether you are selling or buying an investment property or home, you need to consider what the property is really worth. So what are the factors that affect property value? From location to planned infrastructure, facilities, size and aesthetics, there are numerous factors that affect what a proper...

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5 Tips for Investing in the California Housing Market 5 TIPS FOR INVESTING IN THE CALIFORNIA HOUSING MARKET

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Jul 17, 2019

When it comes to the Golden State, buyers immediately think expensive, expensive, and expensive. But California real estate investors should know that the housing market is cooling down and things are not looking as expensive as they once were. When it comes to analyzing locations (whether it be sta...

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5 Tips for Using Facebook Live for Real Estate Brands 5 TIPS FOR USING FACEBOOK LIVE FOR REAL ESTATE BRANDS

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Jul 16, 2019

As a real estate marketer, you are well aware of the popularity of video this year. Video is everywhere and the trend is not slowing down. Fifty-four percent of consumers actually want to see more video content from brands. So while more real estate brands are increasing use of video in their digita...

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New Forecast Predicts U.S. Real Estate Appreciation to Remain +3.7 Percent NEW FORECAST PREDICTS U.S. REAL ESTATE APPRECIATION TO REMAIN +3.7 PERCENT

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Jul 16, 2019

According to the latest VeroFORECAST™ report from Veros Real Estate Solutions (Veros), Q2 2019 data shows the average projected appreciation rate for residential real estate in the nation's 100 largest markets will be +3.7 percent over the 12 months ending June 1, 2020. This maintains the ...

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Where to Invest in the Phoenix Real Estate Market Right Now WHERE TO INVEST IN THE PHOENIX REAL ESTATE MARKET RIGHT NOW

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Jul 16, 2019

For starters, how is the Phoenix housing market performing in 2019? According to Mashvisors rental property calculator, which you can learn about by clicking here, it is a top rental market in the Arizona real estate market and the US real estate market as a whole. Here is the data for the Phoenix r...

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THE RISE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN CONSTRUCTION THE RISE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN CONSTRUCTION

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Jul 16, 2019

The global AI-in-construction market was valued at $3.1 million in 2017 but this figure is now expected to sky rocket to $3.1 billion over the next five years.

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10 BEST REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS FOR SELLERS 10 BEST REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS FOR SELLERS

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Jul 16, 2019

Negotiations are fundamental to all real estate deals, whether you are selling a rental property or your own home. Seldom do sellers sell their property at the listed price. Instead, buyers will often make counteroffers that suggest a lower price or even different terms to the sale. In such situatio...

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How to Create a Realtor Website Using WordPress and RETS HOW TO CREATE A REALTOR WEBSITE USING WORDPRESS AND RETS

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Jul 16, 2019

The Internet and social media present great opportunities for Realtors to market their listings to a larger audience. This helps them match homebuyers to available properties and close more sales. The foundation of any successful online real estate strategy is a successful website. A Realtor website...

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17 Real Estate Marketing Ideas for Real Estate Agents 17 REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jul 16, 2019

The real estate industry had some interesting ups and downs over the past decade. However, since its rock bottom in the past few years, it has been observing a steady growth. Today, the competition among the realtors is heating up. According to a survey, 87% of home buyers purchase their home throug...

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Get tough on distractions and start selling more real estate GET TOUGH ON DISTRACTIONS AND START SELLING MORE REAL ESTATE

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Jul 15, 2019

In this profession, there are plenty of things that can cause distractions. The list gets even greater if you work from home. Here are the most common real estate agent distractions, and how to prevent them.

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Affordable Housing Continues To Confound Americans AFFORDABLE HOUSING CONTINUES TO CONFOUND AMERICANS

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Jul 15, 2019

A recent study finds that median home prices have increased at four times the rate of household incomes since 1960. Another study finds the share of first-time homebuyers in the number of total sales has dropped from 50% in 2010 to 33% in 2018. Zillows own research from 2018 predicted the median hom...

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Compete and Win in the Age of Account Based Buying COMPETE AND WIN IN THE AGE OF ACCOUNT BASED BUYING

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Jul 15, 2019

If you’re on a B2B revenue team, it’s likely your Marketing and Sales teams are experiencing some angst these days when it comes to understanding how prospects and customers want to interact with your company. On one hand customers seem to want ultra-personalized attention on every chann...

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Forrester Total Economic Report Shows a 405% ROI on 6sense FORRESTER TOTAL ECONOMIC REPORT SHOWS A 405% ROI ON 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

Calculating ROI has become a requirement for any corporate investment, across all business functions. Gone are the days when B2B marketers could attribute their spend to “branding.” Today, they’re being forced to provide concrete spend-to-revenue analysis to justify their investmen...

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Duo Security Sets BDRs up for Success with 6sense DUO SECURITY SETS BDRS UP FOR SUCCESS WITH 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent data that can show you where the account is in th...

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SailPoint Levels-Up their ABM Strategy with Intent Data SAILPOINT LEVELS-UP THEIR ABM STRATEGY WITH INTENT DATA

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Jul 15, 2019

The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical new way customers engage and buy today by collecti...

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How To Use A Drone For Real Estate Marketing HOW TO USE A DRONE FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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Jul 12, 2019

Using drones for real estate footage is a great way to capture the perfect shots of your listing. How do you get started using drones for real estate? We sat down with the owner of Heartland Drone Company to learn more about this whole new world of real estate marketing.

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6 Ways to Diversify Your Real Estate Investment Portfolio 6 WAYS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO

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Jul 11, 2019

From the very first year I started buying and controlling property on terms, I kept in mind the importance of diversity. Aside from the obvious long-term safety reasons, if you recall from past articles or from my bestselling book Real Estate on Your Own Terms, 2008 dealt me a pretty big blow. That&...

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NEW REFLECTIONS ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING DESIGN, POLICY AND PRODUCTION NEW REFLECTIONS ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING DESIGN, POLICY AND PRODUCTION

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Jul 10, 2019

The need for affordable housing is on the rise. Nationwide, more than 10 million renter households are severely cost burdened – that is, they spend more than 50 percent of their income on housing. Through our Expanding the Supply of Affordable Homes research initiative, the Enterprise Policy D...

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Utilizing Construction Technology to Cope with Labor Shortages UTILIZING CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY TO COPE WITH LABOR SHORTAGES

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Jul 10, 2019

The labor shortage impacts construction companies when it comes to hiring and conducting business. The time and cost of hiring increases when potential employees are able to be selective and demanding, which lengthens the process. Salaries must be increased to entice potential hires and to match or ...

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Construction Handshake CONSTRUCTION HANDSHAKE

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Jul 10, 2019

This document provides an explanation on some structural problems or inefficiencies in the current construction sector and how these can be solved through means of smart contracts. In the construction sector payments are made from party to party to another party etc., which contains great risks and ...

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14 Tips to Gamify Your Real Estate Office 14 TIPS TO GAMIFY YOUR REAL ESTATE OFFICE

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Jul 09, 2019

Sometimes we all need a little motivation. And more and more companies are responding with gamification. Gamification is the strategy of using games and friendly competition to make certain work tasks less draining.  The popularity of gamification appears to be supported by the research. Severa...

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How to Invest in Real Estate Using an FHA Loan HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE USING AN FHA LOAN

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Jul 09, 2019

ONE WAY TO MAKE MONEY over the long haul is to invest in real estate. However, investing in real estate can be tricky because you often need a great deal of capital to buy real estate especially for investment. You can get around the capital requirement, though, with a little creativity. If you are ...

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LEARN HOW TO CALCULATE VACANCY RATE FOR RENTAL PROPERTY LEARN HOW TO CALCULATE VACANCY RATE FOR RENTAL PROPERTY

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Jul 09, 2019

Before investing in a rental property, it is imperative that you learn how to calculate vacancy rate. This indicator is extremely important when it comes to assessing the potential of an investment. Understanding the implication of this metric is essential for any real estate investor. In this artic...

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How To Start A Real Estate Business From Scratch HOW TO START A REAL ESTATE BUSINESS FROM SCRATCH

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Jul 09, 2019

In my video today, we'll be talking about how to start your very own real estate business... from scratch! Yes, you do not need experience to do so because I will be helping you get started. Watch and listen my friend, all my advice comes from my very own experience of starting my own real estat...

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10 WAYS REAL ESTATE AGENTS ARE ESSENTIAL 10 WAYS REAL ESTATE AGENTS ARE ESSENTIAL

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Jul 09, 2019

Real estate is a uniquely impactful profession. One that allows individuals the opportunity to form bonds and create communities through simply buying and selling slices of land. Because of this, the need for real estate agents and brokers will never go away. We partnered with the California Associa...

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5 simple rules of real estate writing for the web 5 SIMPLE RULES OF REAL ESTATE WRITING FOR THE WEB

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Jul 08, 2019

For many agents, writing for real estate online is anything but simple. Its time consuming, its a struggle to come up with ideas and far too easy to put off. Your online presence depends on content and, if you follow just a few simple rules, it can not only steer visitors to your website, but carry ...

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What Is The Future Of Real Estate Brokerage WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE

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Jul 08, 2019

Despite the constant buzz surrounding technology and its impact on the industry, it is unlikely it will replace the role of a trusted real estate advisor. Here’s why.

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HOW TO BUY A HOUSE AT AUCTION WITHOUT CASH: AN INVESTOR’S GUIDE HOW TO BUY A HOUSE AT AUCTION WITHOUT CASH: AN INVESTOR’S GUIDE

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Jul 08, 2019

Have you felt discouraged by the cash only requirement of most auctions? We understand that, if you are a new real estate investor, you might not have the liquid cash to buy auction properties. However, not having the cash does not mean game over for your real estate business. Here, we will teach yo...

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SiriusDecisions B-to-B Fundamentals with Elisabeth Medaris SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B FUNDAMENTALS WITH ELISABETH MEDARIS

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Jul 08, 2019

At SiriusDecisions, we’ve created a b-to-b fundamentals course to help you build a strong foundation of knowledge and develop meaningful, ongoing relationships with customers.

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The SiriusDecisions B-to-B Buying Decision Process Framework THE SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B BUYING DECISION PROCESS FRAMEWORK

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Jul 08, 2019

Decisionmaking is a cognitive process defined by psychologists as the selection of a course of action from multiple alternatives (e.g. what to eat, where to shop). John Dewey, the pragmatic philosopher and psychologist, introduced the first decision process framework for consumer buying in his book ...

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The Most Important Metric for Sales Leaders in Subscription Businesses to Track and Use to Drive Revenue Growth THE MOST IMPORTANT METRIC FOR SALES LEADERS IN SUBSCRIPTION BUSINESSES TO TRACK AND USE TO DRIVE REVENUE GROWTH

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Jul 08, 2019

Subscription businesses that charge customers monthly for using their offerings are expanding rapidly in response to consumers’ and b-to-b buyers’ desire to try a product and walk away easily if they’re not achieving the expected value. However, the subscription-based business mode...

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The SiriusDecisions B-to-B Marketing Automation Study Infographic THE SIRIUSDECISIONS B-TO-B MARKETING AUTOMATION STUDY INFOGRAPHIC

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Jul 08, 2019

Does the organization have a valid and agreed-upon process of what its revenue engine looks like?  Is the marketing function speaking the same language as the sales team? Or are they focusing only on the lead when sales is more interested in pre-qualified, early-stage opportunities? How can sal...

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Why Sales Leaders Need to Digitally Transform Their Teams WHY SALES LEADERS NEED TO DIGITALLY TRANSFORM THEIR TEAMS

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Jul 08, 2019

Three key trends are driving the need for sales leaders to digitally transform their organizations. First, b-to-b buyers are conducting more of their purchase journey in the digital arena and demanding the same kind of frictionless and seamless customer experience they enjoy as consumers. Second, th...

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Real Estate Ownership Re-Imagined REAL ESTATE OWNERSHIP RE-IMAGINED

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Jul 07, 2019

For most people, property investment is by far the most secure method of investment. The underlying problem is, the only way for you to cash out is to sell your properties, and we know that doesn't happen overnight. Real estate in general has low liquidity, high barrier to entry, unpredictable l...

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TEXAS REAL ESTATE MARKET: WHERE TO BUY LONG-TERM RENTALS TEXAS REAL ESTATE MARKET: WHERE TO BUY LONG-TERM RENTALS

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Jul 07, 2019

If this market has been on your radar for a while now, theres a reason for that- Texas real estate investments are profitable and its no secret. Investors know what to look for when choosing an investment location, but what exactly does the Texas housing market have that real estate investors want?

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Towards a digital future for your construction company TOWARDS A DIGITAL FUTURE FOR YOUR CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

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Jul 05, 2019

This white paper discusses where the construction industry is today, the innovations that are already available and how to approach the digital transformation of your construction company in practical terms.

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The Evolution of Blockchain For Real Estate and Fintech Services THE EVOLUTION OF BLOCKCHAIN FOR REAL ESTATE AND FINTECH SERVICES

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Jul 05, 2019

The development phase of blockchain technology is still being incubated at a very early stage and is currently experiencing exponential growth. It is obvious and imminent that this approach will change the way how industries operate in the world. Blockchain technology can be applied in a slew of eco...

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4 WAYS TO FIND THE MOST AFFORDABLE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS 4 WAYS TO FIND THE MOST AFFORDABLE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

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Jul 05, 2019

Real estate investors know the importance of buying affordable real estate properties that allow for some value to be quickly added to them. The lower the price you pay, the more profit you make. Sounds great! But where exactly can you find cheap real estate on sale for below market value?

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Three Benefits of Working with a Real Estate Attorney THREE BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH A REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY

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Jul 04, 2019

Have you heard about Regulation Best Interest? Its a new rule from the SEC which tightens regulations for real estate brokers, among many other investment professionals. While this Best Interest Rule is unlikely to affect the average homebuyer or seller, it certainly highlights the importance of rea...

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5 Instagram accounts every commercial real estate broker should be following 5 INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS EVERY COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BROKER SHOULD BE FOLLOWING

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Jul 03, 2019

While not yet the industry standard, more and more brokerages and CRE professionals are starting to use Instagram to build their brands and grow their businesses. We have rounded up five accounts from actual brokerages to multimedia companies that we believe are using the platform to connect with th...

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7 Commercial Leasing Tips You Should Know 7 COMMERCIAL LEASING TIPS YOU SHOULD KNOW

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Jul 03, 2019

If you are preparing to begin the search for a new office for your startup or to expand or relocate your company, the job likely feels monumental. The truth is that while commercial leasing is complex, the process is far from impossible. Following these tips will get you off on the right track and h...

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A Simple Hack to Generate More Leads on Your Real Estate Facebook Page A SIMPLE HACK TO GENERATE MORE LEADS ON YOUR REAL ESTATE FACEBOOK PAGE

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Jul 03, 2019

Did you know Facebook provides your real estate business with an easy-to-use button for converting Facebook fans to real estate leads? The button they give you comes along with a wide selection of actions to take once it is pressed by a visitor. Today we have a quick guide that will show you how to ...

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WHERE TO BUY ATLANTA INVESTMENT PROPERTIES IN 2019 WHERE TO BUY ATLANTA INVESTMENT PROPERTIES IN 2019

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Jul 03, 2019

Having an idea of where to buy investment property is vital when entering the business. Some locations are not projected to perform admirably during a given year, while others are destined to excel. The Atlanta real estate market fits into the latter category, as it was ranked  11 by the PwC in...

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SIX INNOVATIVE WAYS TO TACKLE THE HOUSING CRISIS SIX INNOVATIVE WAYS TO TACKLE THE HOUSING CRISIS

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Jul 02, 2019

As home prices rise and inventory tightens up across the country, states and cities are proposing innovative solutions to provide more homes to more people. Check out ways your community could alleviate a housing shortage.

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Top 5 Digital Marketing Hacks That Can Boost Your Real Estate Business In 2019 TOP 5 DIGITAL MARKETING HACKS THAT CAN BOOST YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS IN 2019

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Jul 02, 2019

Since 2013, things have not been going good for the Real estate industry in India. Especially residential real estate hit an all-time low in 2016 after the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act or RERA was imposed. The GST in early 2017 didn’t make things easier and demonetization of hi...

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The property data behind proptech innovation THE PROPERTY DATA BEHIND PROPTECH INNOVATION

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Jul 02, 2019

Innovation seems to be the key that unlocks success. Steve Jobs certainly thought so, known for saying things like, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower, and, “Innovation is the only way to win.” I’d like to agree primarily with the latter on behalf of mo...

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HOW DO ONLINE REAL ESTATE AUCTIONS WORK? HOW DO ONLINE REAL ESTATE AUCTIONS WORK?

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Jul 01, 2019

When searching for an investment property online, you may find the perfect home with small print saying the sale is subject to an online auction. Immediately, questions arise. What does it mean to buy properties through online real estate auctions? Do I need to pay cash for the house? How does onlin...

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9 TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS DEVISING THEIR SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY 9 TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS DEVISING THEIR SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY

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Jun 29, 2019

For better or for worse, the real estate market has never been at the forefront of technological innovation. But as the great poet once said the times they are a-changin’. Yes, the great digital wave that has, to some extent, changed the face of virtually every industry in existence is current...

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20 Best Real Estate Marketing Ideas and Plans to get Leads 20 BEST REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS AND PLANS TO GET LEADS

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Jun 28, 2019

As a real estate businessman, you want your business to grow and prosper. Here, real estate marketing ideas and strategies play a significant role in capturing the attention of potential clients. As per the reports of NAR (National Association of Realtors), 5.34 million existing homes and 667,000 ne...

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Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment For 6 Years Running AMERICANS RANK REAL ESTATE BEST INVESTMENT FOR 6 YEARS RUNNING

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Jun 28, 2019

Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans for the last 6 years.

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A Guide to Real Estate Branding Ideas & Strategy in 2019 A GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE BRANDING IDEAS & STRATEGY IN 2019

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Jun 27, 2019

For top real estate agents, successful branding is true north for their business. It gives them the edge they need over their competitors and creates a positive lasting impression in clients minds. But branding that drives results does not happen overnight. The best real estate branding ideas come f...

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Top 6 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home TOP 6 REASONS TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE AGENT TO SELL YOUR HOME

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Jun 27, 2019

As a homeowner, there is only so much you can do when trying to sell your home. When it comes to real estate, hiring a professional agent is more of a need than an option. A real estate agent's greatest goal is to sell your house at a higher price in a lesser number of days. While it's possi...

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How to Hire Real Estate Virtual Assistants and Team Members HOW TO HIRE REAL ESTATE VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS AND TEAM MEMBERS

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Jun 26, 2019

Hey guys it’s Cody Sperber the Clever Investor here and today I want to talk to you about hiring in-house team members. It’s something I’m currently dealing with in my real estate business so I thought I would share a bit on the topic.

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Can modular housing solve the housing crisis? CAN MODULAR HOUSING SOLVE THE HOUSING CRISIS?

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Jun 25, 2019

The pace of turnaround for new homes is hotting up. According to Government figures some 217,000 were delivered to the market in 2017  an increase on the previous year and the highest rate for a decade. But the Government cannot afford to let that rate drop. If the housebuilding sector is to ma...

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Real Estate Agent Marketing Tools REAL ESTATE AGENT MARKETING TOOLS

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Jun 25, 2019

Help grow your real estate agent marketing business with Super Agent Marketing with our marketing tools! We have proved that real estate postcards help increase your real estate agent business!

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Co-Working Is the Most Misunderstood Trend in Commercial Real Estate CO-WORKING IS THE MOST MISUNDERSTOOD TREND IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Jun 25, 2019

The 1990s saw the rise of a cornucopia of new ideas and products. From the internet to the Nintendo 64, the decade saw a host of innovations change the way we live our lives. But one of those things that exploded in the 90s wasn’t so innovative after all, despite its incredible influence on ho...

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How To Help Your Seller Find Success With A Real Estate Auction HOW TO HELP YOUR SELLER FIND SUCCESS WITH A REAL ESTATE AUCTION

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Jun 25, 2019

For investors looking to purchase properties at an affordable price, real estate auctions provide a great opportunity to find a deal. First time bidders may find the auction process a bit intimidating, but conducting some research ahead of time can provide substantial peace of mind on the day of the...

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7 Terms You Need to Understand Before Signing Your Commercial Real Estate Lease 7 TERMS YOU NEED TO UNDERSTAND BEFORE SIGNING YOUR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LEASE

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Jun 24, 2019

In every industry, there are terms commonly used by people who are familiar with those fields. In the real estate industry, there are terms normally used by real estate professionals, especially when it comes to signing of commercial real estate leases.

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How Shadowing Fellow Agents Can Jumpstart Your Real Estate Career HOW SHADOWING FELLOW AGENTS CAN JUMPSTART YOUR REAL ESTATE CAREER

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Jun 24, 2019

You can be the most proactive agent in the world when it comes to studying up on continuing education, attending real estate seminars or putting in a strong effort during your daily work routine; however, nothing beats experiencing how the job is done from the shoes of a top agent. While coaching an...

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3 Biggest mistakes on Construction site 3 BIGGEST MISTAKES ON CONSTRUCTION SITE

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Jun 24, 2019

What happens when column goes out from its Grid Line. Why honey comb occur in concrete & How prevent and correct it.Excavation under plinth beam right or wrong.

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4 Top Modern Methods of Investing in Real Estate 4 TOP MODERN METHODS OF INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 24, 2019

Investing in real estate can be a great way to earn some extra money for yourself. You can put the money that you make from real estate into a retirement fund, your children's education or another important life expense. Here are four ways to invest your money in real estate that could pay off h...

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New Developments In Home Search Apps NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN HOME SEARCH APPS

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Jun 24, 2019

Ylopo, a digital marketing platform for real estate, is beta testing an AI powered app RAIYA, which stands for Real Estate Artificial Intelligence: Your Assistant. More than 300 Ylopo customers are trying RAIYA, a virtual assistant that employs big data to communicate with home shoppers via text and...

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4 Reasons to Sell This Summer 4 REASONS TO SELL THIS SUMMER

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Jun 24, 2019

Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market.

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Passively Investing in Multifamily Real Estate Fundamentals PASSIVELY INVESTING IN MULTIFAMILY REAL ESTATE FUNDAMENTALS

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Jun 24, 2019

This video will review the fundamentals of investing passively in multifamily real estate. Please reach out to us if you have any questions.

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Twitter Advertising for Real Estate: Here are the Dos and Donts to remember TWITTER ADVERTISING FOR REAL ESTATE: HERE ARE THE DOS AND DONTS TO REMEMBER

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Jun 24, 2019

Are you looking for an easy way to revamp your real estate marketing strategy? Would you like to integrate a new tool for better lead generation? If so, it is time to learn about Twitter real estate advertising.

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Why Content for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) WHY CONTENT FOR SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION (SEO)

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Jun 24, 2019

If you’re in B2B marketing, I would challenge you to think outside the box and do things that no one else is doing. The higher you can stand, the smaller everyone else seems and the farther you can distance yourself from the competition to show: “Here’s exactly why you need to choo...

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Biggest B2B Marketing Challenges That We See Everyday as an Agency BIGGEST B2B MARKETING CHALLENGES THAT WE SEE EVERYDAY AS AN AGENCY

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Jun 24, 2019

One of the amazing blessings of getting to work at an agency is we get to see over 50 different companies and the challenges that they face. In today’s video, we’re going to talk about the biggest B2B marketing challenges that we see every day as an agency.

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DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO

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Jun 24, 2019

We believe that data-driven marketing shouldn’t be confusing. Every company should know what works for their campaigns in order to make more ROI-driven decisions. At Directive, we not only craft customized campaigns for your unique marketing objectives - we exceed those objectives and truly re...

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Could the Breadcrumb Technique Help Boost Your Landing Page Conversions? COULD THE BREADCRUMB TECHNIQUE HELP BOOST YOUR LANDING PAGE CONVERSIONS?

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Jun 24, 2019

We’ve all heard the term “less is more”. And we’ve been told this applies for landing pages too. I.e. your forms should be short and only ask for only the bare minimum of required information if you want to convert. As an example, one of the main questions someone typically h...

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21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E-Commerce Conversions 21 WAYS TO TRIPLE YOUR B2B E-COMMERCE CONVERSIONS

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Jun 24, 2019

It takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains of your own getting to the point where you are today. However, you’re reading this because you may not be content with where your conversions are at this precise moment. You may not even ...

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How to Optimize Your Conversion Funnel, from ToFu to BoFu HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR CONVERSION FUNNEL, FROM TOFU TO BOFU

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Jun 24, 2019

No matter who your customer is or what you’re selling, it’s more likely than not that your customer will have to go through several steps before choosing to buy your product or service. Think about your own shopping habits: you don’t just buy the first thing you see. The first thin...

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BOSTON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 BEST NEIGHBORHOODS BOSTON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 BEST NEIGHBORHOODS

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Jun 23, 2019

The Boston real estate market offers tremendous investment opportunities in 2019. The city has a lot to offer in terms of high end amenities and its economy is still booming. More importantly, Boston house prices have been steadily rising in recent years with no signs of slowing down. Needless to sa...

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27-year-old Search Marketing CEO Lands 13-stop U.S. Speaking Tour 27-YEAR-OLD SEARCH MARKETING CEO LANDS 13-STOP U.S. SPEAKING TOUR

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Jun 23, 2019

Digital Summit, the largest conference series in the digital marketing industry, has invited Mehrguth to share his unique presentation, 5 Data-Validated Tactics to Increase the Experienced Marketer’s Qualified Lead Volume (…and 3 Tactics Guaranteed to Fail) with their audiences across t...

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5 DIGITAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR AGENTS 5 DIGITAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR AGENTS

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Jun 22, 2019

Whether you are a seasoned agent or just a beginner, you know that the competition for clients in this business is fierce, which is why marketing plays an important role in your real estate agent career. Today, traditional marketing strategies have become less relevant to customers. Instead, top rea...

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What Is a Brokerage Fee in Real Estate? WHAT IS A BROKERAGE FEE IN REAL ESTATE?

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Jun 22, 2019

Buying a home or selling one is the most significant financial transaction that most people will make. As such, many seek the assistance of a real estate agent. Of course, for their knowledge and expertise, these professionals charge a brokerage fee.

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Technology and the future of real estate TECHNOLOGY AND THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE

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Jun 21, 2019

From the latter decades of the 20th century, technology has seeped into most facets of commercial industry. Computers, digitisation and the internet have permanently altered how we consume goods and services. You only have to look at the explosion of companies like Amazon and Netflix, to realise how...

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6 Questions to Ask Your Lender Before Getting a Mortgage 6 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR LENDER BEFORE GETTING A MORTGAGE

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Jun 20, 2019

Asking the right questions when shopping for a mortgage is crucial, and failing to do so could cost you thousands. The first question you need to ask yourself is, How many mortgage loan applications am I going to fill?" You can save a significant amount of money long-term by investing in mortga...

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Redefining AVM Cascades: A Proactive Approach to Property Valuations REDEFINING AVM CASCADES: A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO PROPERTY VALUATIONS

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Jun 20, 2019

Property-level suitability pioneers a completely new way of executing valuations related to home equity lending, providing a next generation cascade alternative. By conducting a first initial valuation test on the property with VeroPRECISION, users can streamline operational processes, reduce unnece...

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5 Ways to Grow Your Real Estate Business by Networking 5 WAYS TO GROW YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS BY NETWORKING

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Jun 20, 2019

If you are looking for a new way to grow your business, go to the contacts app on your phone. Now, scroll to the bottom and you will find the total number of contacts that you have saved. This number might surprise you, because you most likely do not connect with all of these people on a regular bas...

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How Digital Real Estate Can Help You Gather Leads HOW DIGITAL REAL ESTATE CAN HELP YOU GATHER LEADS

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Jun 20, 2019

Digital real estate is defined in many ways, but generally, it refers to your virtual presence on the internet, including social media accounts, website domains, email messages and other digital mediums to which you contribute, control or that have your identity represented.

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UK Operational Real Estate UK OPERATIONAL REAL ESTATE

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Jun 20, 2019

Residential operational real estate in the UK is still in its early stages, representing an exciting growth opportunity for investors and developers. Institutions are already active, but we expect appetite and activity to grow substantially as investors appreciate the underlying demographic drivers ...

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Two Things You Need to be Successful in Real Estate TWO THINGS YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 20, 2019

2 Things: Stay Patient and Be Consistent. You do those 2 things and you will be successful.

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The Definitive Guide to Real Estate Marketing on Instagram THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE MARKETING ON INSTAGRAM

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Jun 19, 2019

Attracting qualified real estate leads to your business requires more than an expertly branded website. These days, social media is doing much of the heavy lifting. While LinkedIn and Facebook have secured their dominance as the original tried and true online social networks, you should not overlook...

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20 Real Estate Housing Statistics for 2019 20 REAL ESTATE HOUSING STATISTICS FOR 2019

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Jun 19, 2019

Housing statistics give real estate agents factual insight into the evolving real estate market. These stats can be used to plan marketing strategies, understand client concerns, and choose farm areas. Additionally, these statistics mark trends in the industry, which allow agents to plan for shifts ...

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Instagram Stickers That Enhance Engagement on Your Real Estate Stories INSTAGRAM STICKERS THAT ENHANCE ENGAGEMENT ON YOUR REAL ESTATE STORIES

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Jun 18, 2019

In this article, I will list the relevant stickers that you can add to your Instagram stories to increase engagement with potential real estate leads. Real estate agents should use the donation, quiz, countdown, question, poll, emoji slider, location, and hashtag stickers to add flare to posts, gain...

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After a Real Estate Open House, What to Do with Those Sign-ups AFTER A REAL ESTATE OPEN HOUSE, WHAT TO DO WITH THOSE SIGN-UPS

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Jun 18, 2019

The most important part of a real estate open house isn’t necessarily the staging of the home or how good a host you are or how well your refreshments are liked. Those are important, of course, but perhaps the most critical thing is the survey sign-in sheet or app. There are two ways to handle...

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Seattle Real Estate Market Update SEATTLE REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE

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Jun 18, 2019

Here are my latest thoughts on the Seattle Real Estate Market: Seattle home prices have rebounded considerably since January, although still down slightly from where they were at the same time last year. This is simultaneously encouraging for homeowners and possibly discouraging for would-be homebuy...

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10 TIPS TO SUCCEED AS A RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGER 10 TIPS TO SUCCEED AS A RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGER

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Jun 18, 2019

Residential property management is one of the most competitive real estate careers. It is therefore very crucial to have the abilities and skills that will help you stay ahead of the competition. Combined with determination and self-discipline, these property manager skills will enhance both your pe...

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7 WAYS TO FIND DISTRESSED REAL ESTATE PROPERTY 7 WAYS TO FIND DISTRESSED REAL ESTATE PROPERTY

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Jun 18, 2019

Distressed real estate refers to homes whose current owners cannot maintain them. These properties are often neglected and in poor condition or risk falling into foreclosure due to defaulted mortgage payments and/or unpaid taxes. What is common among all distressed real estate properties is a low pr...

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27 Ways To Find Real Estate Investment Deals 27 WAYS TO FIND REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT DEALS

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Jun 18, 2019

After you watch this video, you'll have no excuse for not finding a real estate investment deal! Brandon Turner shares 27 ways for you to find great real estate deals and leads through multiple tactics that anyone can use.

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How to Pick the Perfect Real Estate Farm HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT REAL ESTATE FARM

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Jun 17, 2019

Farming is not just growing crops in a field. In real estate, farming means growing your business by marketing yourself to a specific area, or farm. A farm can be any geographic or demographic area in which you want to focus your business. Examples of farming include direct mail, postcards, door kno...

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REAL ESTATE TIP OF THE WEEK: HOW TO IMPLEMENT VOICE SEARCH REAL ESTATE TIP OF THE WEEK: HOW TO IMPLEMENT VOICE SEARCH

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Jun 17, 2019

While we all know keywords are pivotal to help your real estate website track well on Google, it might be surprising to learn about voice searches. With smartphones, any consumer can ask their phone a question by voice instead of typing it in. ComScore has predicted that by 2020, 50% of all searches...

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Market in Minutes: New Homes and Buyer Sentiment MARKET IN MINUTES: NEW HOMES AND BUYER SENTIMENT

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Jun 17, 2019

Despite ongoing political uncertainty, there has been a significant increase in buyer confidence in the first quarter of 2019, resulting in greater interest. Realistically priced properties are attracting particular interest, especially in the new build market. Here, the level of viewings and new ap...

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