Prospecting

Case Study: Realtor Helps FSBO With No Strings; Gets Listing

This week Ben spoke to one of our members, Jim. He's a newer member and has two FSBO listings and one buyer client. In the interview they go over: How Jim has two FSBO listings. He just drops his book off and offers to help. Jim then does a CMA of the home for when

August 14th, 2017|Categories: Members, Prospecting|Tags: , , , |

What Owners Look For In a Realtor

If you know what owners look for in a realtor, you can tailor your efforts to highlight those qualities. Most of these qualities are things that are discussed on this website a lot. This is why so many people choose family or friends (or get referrals from them). If you demonstrate these ideal qualities and

August 9th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations, Prospecting|Tags: , , |

Pick-Up Basketball Game Turns into Listing For Realtor

This week we spoke to a new member who just started to give his books out. Fred, a veteran realtor, has replaced giving his business cards out with books. It's paid off for him with two clients. Here is what is talked about in this interview: How and why he just started giving out his

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Members, Prospecting|Tags: , , , |

The Secret of the #1 Real Estate Team in the Country

There is a real estate team in America that is the number one team according to Real Trends Magazine. They've been one of the top teams for the last five years. This team has a secret advantage over their competition. Their secret isn't that they're the best salespeople. In fact, they're not incredible salesmen. Their

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Agents, Prospecting|Tags: , , |

Back to School Real Estate Marketing

The start of the school year is one of the best time to target parents. It brings countless opportunities to add these parents to your sphere of influence. Any change in season is a good time to focus harder on your marketing efforts. The end of the summer and subsequent return to school is a

July 29th, 2017|Categories: Marketing and Advertising, Prospecting|Tags: , , , , |

Why I Never Tell Sellers I’ll Bring Them a Buyer

Should you tell sellers or potential clients you have a buyer? Some agents love to tell sellers that they might bring them a buyer. I call it the “I have a buyer” listing strategy. In fact, some agents will call sellers and tell them that they might have a buyer interested in their house. They will

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations, Prospecting|Tags: , |

Persistence is Everything When You Prospect In Real Estate

Real Estate is sales. No matter how you look at it, prospecting is fundamentally similar to other sales jobs. A lot of the time, it is a game of persistence. Imagine having a conversation with an owner. They aren't ready to sell. How you handle the follow ups with them will determine whether or not

July 25th, 2017|Categories: Leads, Prospecting|Tags: , , |

How Tim Got 8 Listings in 4 Months – Using Books

We just talked to Tim in California. He’s gotten 8 listings in the last 4 months from the real estate books. The books have helped Tim get better results from every part of his business: He’s listing more Expireds because they remember him as the agent that sent them the book. He’s winning more of

July 11th, 2017|Categories: Members, Prospecting|Tags: , , , |

Real Estate Summer Marketing Ideas

The real estate market heats up in the summer. In 2016, the National Association of Realtors reported that a whopping 40 percent of home sales took place in the summer months. These need to be your biggest months of the year. Through the start of this summer, it seems like the trend will continue. Schools out

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Marketing and Advertising, Prospecting|Tags: , , , |

How Virtual Assistants Can Get You Listings

What is the number one thing holding most agents back from success? It’s all the small work they have to do. I have a question for you. Are you building a business? Or building a job? Are you spending all your time doing $10 an hour work that someone else could be handled for you.

June 5th, 2017|Categories: Agents, Prospecting|Tags: , , , , |

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