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Written by Posted On Saturday, 24 October 2015 21:15

Articles for Real Estate Agents

Creating a Great Real Estate Website

Are you looking for some great content to read this weekend? For a real estate agent looking to increase their business, one of the best ways of doing so is to have an irresistible website with exceptional content. This is easier said than done and most Realtor's have no idea what they should and should not have on their site. If you would like to increase the chances of your website bringing you business then make sure you check out this article from Andrew Fortune that gives you an in-depth look at how some of the most successful Realtor's from around the country do it. Getting business from a real estate website is easier than you think when you understand what consumers are looking for.

Content Promotion For Realtor's

Many real estate agents have figured out one of the best things to incorporate into their website is a blog filled with great advice for buyers and sellers. Some agents in fact do a stellar job at providing outstanding information. Where many fall short however, is understanding how to get people to actually read the content. Great content is king but running a close 2nd is content promotion. This is where most real estate agents fall flat on their face. Having a real estate content promotion plan is vital. You can have the most interesting content in the word but if nobody can find it then it will be a pointless exercise. In the article you will see some exceptional advice on how you can get your content seen by the masses. Some really good social media tactics are discussed along with some of the lesser known platforms that can bring additional visitors.

Understanding Real Estate SEO

Besides content promotion a real estate agent should have a strong grasp of how both onsite and offsite SEO works. Without understanding the basics you can't expect to have a site that is going to perform well in search. Tony Gilbert has done an amazing job of sharing some solid real estate website SEO tips. Tony shares from experience what works and what doesn't when trying to build a top performing site in SERP.

Articles for Buyers and Sellers

Round-up of helpful articles on various topics

Whether you are buying or selling a home there are always good tips floating around the internet from Real Estate agents who are freely sharing some of their best advice. Often times this advice comes from years of experience working in the field. In this compilation of real estate articles you will see a number of interesting pieces of advice including some of the most cost effective kitchen renovations, the pros and cons of modular homes, and how much one late mortgage payment will effect your credit scores among others.

Disclosing murder, suicide and haunted homes

With Halloween just around the corner one of the topics you will see coming up over the next couple of weeks is whether or not disclosing a haunted home is necessary. This disclosure issues is often wrapped up with whether or not you have to disclose a murder or a suicide taking place in a home. For real estate agents and home sellers this becomes an important topic in order not to get sued by a perspective buyer. Laws vary quite a bit from state to state so you really need to be on your toes understand how the law works in your particular state.

How to Winterize a Vacant Home

If you are going to be selling a home this winter one of the things home owners decide to do if they are moving out of state is whether or not it makes sense to winterize their home. If you are considering shutting things down at your place you will want to read these tips for winterizing a vacant home. Just be sure you understand that when a buyer comes along they will need to have the home DE-winterized in order to do their home inspection.

Whether you are a real estate agent or consumer each of the above articles is worth a look.


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Bill Gassett

One of the top RE/MAX agents in New England over the last decade plus. Providing exceptional real estate services to buyers and sellers in the Metrowest Massachusetts area including the following communities: Ashland, Bellingham, Douglas, Framingham, Franklin, Grafton, Holliston, Hopkinton, Hopedale, Medway, Mendon, Milford, Millbury, Millville, Northborough, Northbridge, Shrewsbury, Southborough, Sutton, Wayland, Westborough, Whitinsville, Worcester, Upton and Uxbridge MA.

See my real estate website at Maximum Real Estate Exposure - one of the most visited real estate sites in Massachusetts.

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