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One Window. All The Tools. CT REALTOR® App Store Coming Tomorrow

When you open up the New Face of the MLS tomorrow you’ll never want to close that window again because you’ll be introduced to the CT REALTOR® App Store. The app store is your one stop shop for all of the real estate programs you need to run your business more efficiently. All the tools can be found in that one window with just a click of your mouse. How does it work? If you’ve ever done any online shopping you’ll get the hang of it right away, just browse our list of over 300 products/services, click on the ones you like/need for your business and buy them. Then anytime you go into the MLS they will be right there Continue Reading

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Why You Should Ignore Your Listings On Facebook

I meet with a lot of REALTORS® looking for unique ways to market themselves and their listings and the conversation inevitably turns to Facebook and how the incredibly powerful and popular social network can drive new business to their website and ultimately help them sell more CT real estate. The first question that is always asked after we get through the basics of setting up a Facebook page is, how can I share my listings on Facebook? And my next question is always, you want to do what now? Facebook is not for selling Social networks are like going to a networking event. The concept isn’t really all that new. You go to a networking event and you get to Continue Reading

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3 SEO Tricks For Using Pinterest

Real estate is a visual business. Clients want to see properties before they plunk down a big amount of money on them. That’s why the Internet is such a boon for CT real estate professionals who are building a brand and trying to set their listings apart from the next person. Pinterest is the most visual of all social networks, in fact it is entirely based on visuals. Whether it be photos or YouTube videos, sharing visuals on the network is the crucial component to success. That’s why Pinterest is such a perfect fit for selling real estate. Why Pinterest? Why Now? With so many other social networks out there to be mastered, Pinterest has emerged as one of the Continue Reading

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Is A Virtual Marketing Team Right For You?

We’ve all played the game before. I have a Facebook page so I must be doing Internet Marketing the right way. The truth is, marketing in the CT real estate space is not what it used to be. Gone are the days of newspaper ads and networking events. These tactics have given way to social media and Search Engine Optimization. Are you competing in this new marketing world? Marketing today requires a handful of factors to be working in concert with one another to develop any traction online and ultimately drive new leads to your business. It is not as simple as putting up a web page and hoping that people visit it. It is important to be well versed Continue Reading

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The One Thing You Should Do Everyday To Market Your Business Online

Running your CT real estate business can get pretty hectic. You’ve got a million things to think about every day and even more things that come up unexpectedly. Between setting up new clients with saved searches and taking current clients on showings and all of the other clerical things you need to do for your business, finding time or brain power to think about Internet Marketing can be a daunting task. Internet Marketing could be a full time job If you’re already spending most of your day running your real estate business do you have time to take on another full time job? Of course not. So how do you manage your Internet Marketing efforts without distracting your from your Continue Reading

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5 Tools You Didn’t Know Were In CTReal Mobile

I’ve written many times before about CTReal Mobile and what a great tool it is, but did you know there are many tools within the tool that you can use to your advantage to help run your CT real estate business more efficiently? Some of these tools are new and some have been around since the inception of the app, but all of them are useful and will help you when you’re on the road and need information FAST. In case you haven’t been turned on to the value of CTReal Mobile yet, here are the details you need to know. Now onto the tools 1.) ShowingAssist: The same ShowingAssist you’ve come to know and love inside the MLS is Continue Reading

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Why Google+ Actually Matters

Anyone who has taken my Internet Marketing 101 class knows that I am a HUGE proponent of starting any social media marketing efforts with Facebook. There are a number of reasons, but the main was is that it is the biggest and most used social network on the planet. However, there are good reasons to reconsider the use of one of the lesser known and lesser used social networks, Google+. In the next year a large swath of the social media marketing landscape will remain the same, but some things may change, as pointed out in this article. One of those things is the importance that search engine giant Google will place on social cues from it’s own social network, Continue Reading

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