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HOW 3rd Party Websites Are A Threat To Real Estate Agents

  There are not many things I remember about 1999 but I remember this. I was 25 years old, a senior at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas (UNLV) and I couldn't sleep. Not being able to sleep when you are visiting Las Vegas isn't a bad thing, but when you live there and you have school in the morning, it isn't so much fun. I turned on the TV, it was before we had 24/7 programming, before DVR's before Apple TV and Netflix. The only thing on TV was the news. I … [Read more...]

Real Estate Websites: Ignorance Can Cost You – Watch Out For “Joe”

Remember the old saying "Ignorance Can Cost You?". There are many sayings I have heard over the years, many passed down from generation to generation, some are completely false but "ignorance can cost you" is tried and true. I am a former business development manager for a national title insurance company, and I will be the first to admit that I am ignorant. Ignorance sounds like a derogatory word but it's not.  Ignorance is simply the state of being uninformed. So by … [Read more...]

Google To Content Farms: na na na na poo poo

photo credit: bpende Today is a good day. Remember when you were in high school, there was always that one guy that thought he was "all that and a bag of chips"? You know, the guy that cut corners wherever and whenever possible,-didn't study, didn't do his own homework and tried to copy off of your test paper?  This is the guy that threw off the curve, {if your teacher did in fact grade on a curve} and ruined your grade. Well the Internet has a guy like this too, only … [Read more...]

Real Estate Websites – Looks vs Function

I'm on the hunt for the illusive (corrected by my editor) elusive real estate agent website........... Another day, another meeting with a real estate agent here in Phoenix. I am a former business development manager for a national title insurance company. I spent 10 years in the title industry helping real estate professionals-real estate agents and loan officers grow their business. My former life as a title rep has given me a unique perspective of the challenges real … [Read more...]