Social media is more important than even when it comes to finding potential home buyers. These days there is so much information online that people increasingly are only paying attention to those that they have social media relationships with. So figuring out the best ways to use social media and build relationships is critically important for agents. Here are three ways that you can build on the social media relationships that you’ve already started and start building new ones that will help you connect with buyers and sellers.

Actively Engage

mls edmontonIt might seem obvious but the key to successfully using media is to be social. That means actively engaging with the people that follow you, like your page, or friend you on Facebook. You can’t just post…

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Marketing yourself and your listings can be difficult. Even if you feel like you’re constantly working on marketing your listings if you’re not putting your effort into the right types of marketing you’re wasting all that time and effort. Based on interviews with some of the Best selling real estate agents from around the country here are the three mistakes that real estate agents make the most often when it comes to marketing:

Not Getting The Most Out Of Social Media

edmonton real estateSocial media marketing can have a huge return for agents. But how many agents do you know who say that social media marketing doesn’t work for them? You may have even said it yourself on occasion. The problem isn’t that social media marketing doesn’t work. It does work, and it works…

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The best thing that homeowners can do to sell their Edmonton homes is to hire a professional cleaning service. But some homeowners won’t want to do that because of the expense and will clean the home themselves. Spring home buyers will expect a deeper level of cleaning than homebuyers who buy homes during other seasons.  If you are working with a homeowner that insists on cleaning the home themselves before it is shown to buyers make sure that you share these spring cleaning tips with them to get the house in tip-top shape before buyers tour the home.

Clean The Windows

Most people remember to clean the interior windows when they are spring cleaning before putting a house up for sale but they forget about the outside windows. The outside windows need…

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 2018 is going to be a banner year for real estate. Home prices should hold steady and the demand for new homes is going to rise again as more Baby Boomers and more Millennials search for homes. New technology is going to revolutionize the way that agents sell homes and some of the incoming design trends will be a welcome change from the tired trends of the last ten years. Here are some of the biggest up and coming real estate trends in 2018:

Going Virtual

edmotnon real estateYou’re already using the Web to connect with buyers and post listings but new advances in technology are going to take Web selling to another level. Augmented video and virtual reality applications are making it easier than ever for buyers to see and tour a home totally online. Zillow is even…

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Bathrooms are one of the things that will make a potential buyer want to buy a Edmonton home, or not buy a home. But sellers who are selling older homes may not want to spend money on extensive bathroom renovations to replace outdated fixtures or make the bathroom look more appealing to potential buyers. Making a bathroom look more appealing to buyers doesn’t have to mean spending a lot of money on renovations. There are plenty of ways that sellers can give those old bathrooms a quick facelift without spending a ton of money so that buyers will be more likely to want to buy the home. Here are some tips from home stagers and Top Edmonton Real Estate agents for fixing up an old bathroom on a tight budget:

Regrout The Tile

Renovate BathroomEven clean bathrooms can look…

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Listing information last updated on November 30th, 2023 at 1:31am CST.