When I was an active real estate agent, I wouldn't say I liked marketing to expired listings. First of all in Boston, where I live, there were not very many expired listings. It was and still is, a hot market for real estate.  Second, the competition was significant. I remember knocking

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If you are honest with yourself, you probably recognize the fact that most of your contacts are not sitting by their phones, or starting at their Instant Messenger Apps, or watching their emails waiting for you to contact them. In fact, as time goes by the number of them, that

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Whether you’re new to real estate or you’ve been at it for a little while now, you’ve likely heard quite a bit about the importance of your “sphere,” “sphere of influence,” or “SOI.” Seasoned veterans have probably told you that marketing to your sphere of influence is integral to your business.

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As a real estate agent, the amount you should spend on marketing will depend entirely on your income and the resources you have at your disposal. Most agents suggest you spend about 10% of your commission income on marketing. But if you’re just getting started, that might not amount to

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Since real estate agents essentially run their own businesses, they need to market themselves—their abilities, their expertise, their trustworthiness. That means carefully developing a personal brand, especially on social media. Not only is social media one of the first places a new lead will go for information about your real

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How's your online business presence? If your Real Estate business isn't listed in these five places online, it's not as successful as it could be. 1. Your own personal, professional website This might seem obvious, but this is the #1 place online to list your real estate business.  This doesn’t refer to

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Facebook has a lot to offer your real estate business, but to gather those benefits—to generate leads from Facebook—you need to have the right kind of profile. You need a business page that’s separate from your personal one. You might have heard that business Facebook pages are waste of time for

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Every real estate CRM is full of dead leads: leads that stopped responding, opted out of your services, or never responded in the first place. But these leads aren't as dead as you think! Here’s your short and sweet guide the follow-up tactics that bring these leads back to life. Don’t

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A drip campaign is an underused, powerful marketing tool for real estate agents. Here's the short, quick guide to why you should be using them in your business. Let’s start with a definition: What Is a Drip Campaign? It’s a series of automated emails to certain subgroups within your contacts based on their

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Lead nurturing is about building relationships and establishing trust. In a lead nurturing campaign, your two paramount goals should be to: Create two-way conversation. Ensure that leads’ expectations are met. But how do you build a lead nurturing campaign that meets these goals? ZipperAgent’s 5 Golden Rules of Real Estate Lead

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