Selling Archive

Google Ventures Further Into Real Estate, and Other Inman Connect News

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine During a session yesterday morning at the 2010 Inman Real Estate Connect conference in New York, Inman News founder and publisher Brad Inman pressed Sam Sebastian, Google’s director of local and business-to-business...
January 16, 2010

Can Netflix Help You Understand Consumers in Your Region?

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine What does it say about a neighborhood or city if the people living there were more likely to rent the Coen Brothers’ satirical film “Burn After Reading” than the classic popcorn flick...
January 12, 2010

Last Chance: $4,000 Marketing Makeover

By Stacey Moncrieff, Editor in Chief, REALTOR® Magazine HP is putting its products and services on the line to prove that print marketing is still essential to your success — and you could be the beneficiary, with a marketing makeover to...

The most important social network to participate on is your own.

By Todd Carpenter, NAR Social Media Manager Online community building expert, Chris Brogan wrote an interesting article last week on what he would do if he was a REALTOR®. I disagree with his strategy not to talk about work, but that’s another post...

Don’t Miss Short Sale Power Hour

By Stacey Moncrieff, Editor in Chief, REALTOR® Magazine During our Dec. 10 webinar with Bank of America Senior Vice President Dave Sunlin, there were many questions asked about new short-sale tracking software that BOA has rolled out. Essentially,  BOA...
December 22, 2009

Top 10 Real Estate Developments of the ’00s: #6

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Five down, five to go! In this installment of our top real estate developments of the decade, we examine an infamous issue for practitioners:...

Short Sales Help in Plain Language

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Since the beginning of the short-sale problem, NAR members have been seeking plain-language, common-sense tips for dealing with these difficult transactions. We tried to help fill the information gap earlier this year...
November 20, 2009

A Quiet NAR Success on Its Calls for Action

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There are many reasons for the success of NAR’s most recent Call for Action, to which more than 18 percent of NAR members—a record— responded. First and foremost is the compelling subject...
November 19, 2009

Listing Videos: They’re That Easy

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Making informative and even entertaining videos of your listings seems like a complicated undertaking involving a professional camera, lights, editing equipment, and a lot of knowledge of how all that equipment works,...
November 15, 2009

YPN at NAR 2009: Learning, Connecting, Having Fun

By Jared James, Guest Contributor What a night it was at REALTOR® Magazine’s YPN exclusive, invitation-only event on the pool deck of the Hotel Solamar. Just when I started thinking that a rooftop might not have been the best place for...
November 15, 2009