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Let’s Break Bre.ad Together!

Bre.ad

"Man, I like you". Yes, that is a quote from Shrek. Remember? Donkey turns to Shrek and says "man I like you". Well, I like you and I want your real estate business to succeed. I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona. I spent 10 years helping real estate professionals grow their business. I spend a lot of my time as a "former" title rep, talking to real estate agents about marketing. About technology. About Consumer Behavior and … [Read more...]

Should You Rent Or Buy A Home In Phoenix?

renting versus buying a home

Today I was working on a clients website when I heard a story on Channel 3 about a rental company called RentalWall.com. I leaned back in my chair and separated myself from my computer [not an easy task by the way] for a few minutes when they started talking about the benefits of renting a home in Phoenix. I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company here, in Phoenix Arizona. I spent 10 years working with some of the best real estate professionals in … [Read more...]

How Google’s +1 Button Will Help REALTORS Get Found Online

Google +1 Button

Today is a great day for forward thinking real estate professionals that have embraced the Internet. I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona, I spent 10 years helping real estate agents and loan officers increase their business. Back in the days, agents could increase their business with direct mail and print real estate books now, not so much anymore as consumer behavior has and continues to shift - online Today Google rolled out … [Read more...]

Writing Workshop [Writer’s Camp] For REALTORS Launches In Arizona

Writing Workshop For REALTORS

Does any of this sound familiar? Being  a REALTOR or real estate agent is not an easy job. It takes commitment, passion, knowledge - a license and lets not forget about time and money. When you decided to get into this business you made a promise to your self - you were going to succeed - whatever it took. I mean, you didn't say "I will try" right? No, you said I am going to do this. You get your real estate license, picked a real estate broker and you reported for … [Read more...]

Real Estate Coupons – Do They Really Work?

Real Estate Coupons

Thursday night, 10:45 P.M. just finished walking "Dozer". As I was walking past the TV on my way to bed I heard a story on abc15 news about real estate coupons. I don't know why - but my body made a hard left and threw me down on the couch to hear more about them. I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona, I spent 10 years helping real estate professionals - real estate agents and loan officers - grow their business. I've heard of … [Read more...]

So You Are A New Title Insurance Rep | Title Insurance Company Marketing

Title Insurance Marketing

So, you are a new title rep. First of all, congratulations. The title industry is a fantastic industry to work within. Being a title rep is fun, challenging and rewarding. You will hopefully be working with some of the best and biggest REALTORS, real estate agents, brokers, banks, investors around. Welcome to the title business! "Now SINK or SWIM!" This is the message that I got [essentially] 10 years ago when I started as a title rep. I filled out the paperwork in my … [Read more...]

REALTORS: Relax, There Is Light At The End Of The Tunnel

Online Real Estate Marketing

I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona. I spent 10 years helping real estate professionals grow their business.  In the year before I left the title industry I saw quite a bit of frustration. Frustration from many of the real estate agents here in the Phoenix Area. Over technology. Things have changed. A - lot. Back in 2005 and 2006 [when I was still a title rep] I remember most agents asking me for tools like buyers and sellers … [Read more...]

8 Qualities To Look For In A Real Estate Agent Or REALTOR

Indecision

What should you look for a in a real estate agent or REALTOR®? Hello, I'm Stephen Garner, AKA "MyTitleGuy. 2012 marks my 11th year in the title industry is Phoenix, AZ - one of the most competitive real estate markets in the country. I've been up close and personal with some of the best and mediocre real estate agents around. This time in the trenches so to speak has given me a unique perspective on what a good agent looks like and how to choose one. The first thing I want … [Read more...]

“It’s A Conspiracy And It’s Not Fair” said the Real Estate Agent

Inbound Marketing for Real Estate

There is a conspiracy going on and it ain't right. Recently I spoke with a real estate agent of the "older persuasion". He came to one of my Inbound Marketing classes. Nice Guy. Great Guy actually. He sat there, fully engaged, eyes locked on me and asked Lot's of questions. I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona, I spent 10 years helping real estate professionals [real estate agents and loan officers] grow their business. Now I am a … [Read more...]

City Of San Francisco to Ban Yellow Pages Delivery | Inbound Marketers Rejoice

Inbound Marketing For Real Estate

When I think of trends or things that are "trendy" they usually originate in places like Milan, London, Paris, New York, Los Angeles, Miami or San Francisco. Wait, San Francisco? Yes, San San Francisco. San Fran has officially become [in my book anyway] the most trendy city in the United States. It's latest trend I hope every state, city, and county in the United States follow. The trend is banning the delivery of the Yellow Pages. I am a former title rep for a national … [Read more...]