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Jim Bortzfie…, Real Estate Pro in McKinney, TX
Jim Bortzfield answered:
Has anyone had any experience with using AdWerx to advertise and promote their real estate web site?
Adwerx advertise you will be seen on NYT, The Huffington Post, Yahoo, ABCNEWS, USAToday, CNN, ESPN and the like. After talking to an Adwerx representative who told me that you could do ... more
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Joan Lorberb…, Real Estate Pro in Delray Beach, FL
Joan Lorberbaum Moore answered:
What should I look for in a broker? How to tell a good broker apart from the bad?
I suggest you should look for a broker who appears enthusiastic to invest their time and money towards the advancement of your career. So, towards that end I would pose my questions ... more
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Joan Lorberb…, Real Estate Pro in Delray Beach, FL
Joan Lorberbaum Moore answered:
Is Trulia also having mathematical difficulties?
I used to try but I gave up long ago. My honest feeling is that we are mere pawns and to try and beat this beast at a game that they set up is impossible. I answer questions that hol ... more
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Joan Lorberb…, Real Estate Pro in Delray Beach, FL
Joan Lorberbaum Moore answered:
Should I use electronic or mechanical lock boxes?
If your agreement with the seller is that you need not accompany agents with their buyers then you definitely should provide access with and electronic lockbox.
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Agent2Agent in Las Vegas
☆ Charlotte…, Real Estate Pro in 23188
☆ Charlotte Turner ☆ answered:
Hi everyone. This is my first time trying this part of Trulia. I am curious what agents are using for a database solution.
I use Outlook - I have customized it and it does everything I need it to.
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Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
What's better? To affiliate with a brokerage that's close to where you live now or a brokerage that's where you want to live.
Invalid choices.
You want to affiliate with the brokerage whose agents average no less than 20 transactions annually.
If it is close to where you want to live, that is simply icing on ... more
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Arpad Racz, Real Estate Pro in 94087
Arpad Racz answered:
Anyone know where I can find used Supra LockBoxes I need 5 to 10. The blue ones. Any tips on websites? Are there monthly costs?
Hi Brian,

I see them on ebay from time to time.

Kind regards,

Arpad
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:18pm Agent2Agent in 90069
Diana Hellman, Real Estate Pro in Larchmont, NY
Diana Hellman answered:
Why is it that not many agents submit backup offers? (Or why do listing agents not actively ask for backup offers)?
Back up offers are generally seen more when there has been a multiple offer situation. Of course listing agents and sellers would love to have back up offers on all their transactions . ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 5:49pm Agent2Agent in Colorado
John Souerbry, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
John Souerbry answered:
What do you do when you find out the deal you were about to close is held up, or worse, because your client has a federal tax lien filed against them?
Can you specify if the client is the buyer or the seller?
If it's the buyer, then it's a mortgage qualification problem.
If it's the seller, the fix is very easy if there is enough eq ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 5:23pm Agent2Agent in Aurora
Suzanne Ash, Real Estate Pro in Sonoma County, CA
Suzanne Ash answered:
Any experience with MOVOTO.com? How can they possibly be worth a 30% referral fee!?
I've had 3 clients now tell me that they were on Trulia, Zillow and today was Homes.com...and they have no idea how Movoto got them into their referral system. They were NOT on the MOVO ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 4:51pm Agent2Agent
Julie Montgo…, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Julie Montgomery answered:
Does anyone use listing book?
I do. I really like it, because it presents a really professional, customized way for your clients to receive information about new listings.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 1:41pm Agent2Agent in 30349
Connie Mitch…, Real Estate Pro in South Padre Island, TX
Connie Mitchell answered:
how do you market to FSBOs to get their listings and what materials do you use?
Awesome info and motivation Annette Lawrence!
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Connie Mitch…, Real Estate Pro in South Padre Island, TX
Connie Mitchell answered:
Sellers agent will not let me (buyers agent) present an offer directly to the seller on 3 way nor will give me offer acknowledgement. What would u do?
Agree with Jeanne request seller acknowledgement as recived. My second step would be to contact the broker with the situation. We often add in special provisions a clause with a time ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 1:27pm Agent2Agent in New York
scrawford12, Other/Just Looking in Honolulu, HI
scrawford12 answered:
How do I transfer my real estate license from California to Hawaii?
What do I need to do as a Texas Real Estate Broker to get a license in Hawaii?
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:48am Agent2Agent in Honolulu
Martina Ryan, Real Estate Pro in Queens, NY
Martina Ryan answered:
Are interest rates a real motivator for buyers in your market? If not, why?
Don't really have an impact here. Not as much as we would have liked. Credit is still tight.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:47am Agent2Agent
Jeanne Feeni…, Real Estate Pro in Basking Ridge, NJ
Jeanne Feenick (908) 337-0943 answered:
How can I make a broker open house successful?
Broker Opens work better in some communities than others - much of it has to do with the habits of the agents. For instance in the markets I serve in NJ, a Basking Ridge Broker Open wil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 7:35am Agent2Agent in Wayne
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
Is any one used Z57 website? any comments?
As you know Z57 provides templates for websites. That is why the price is soooooo attractive.

Unfortunately, as your business practices mature the idea will pop into your head, "I sh ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 7:05am Agent2Agent
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
Help finding a broker that would teach & mentor new real estate sales associates in the Boulder/Longmont area...
"7 Thinks I Wish I Knew Before Getting Into Real Estate" is the title of seven blogs I have published here on Trulia. The first one is dated Feb 10, 2014.

If you are willing to prepa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 6:16am Agent2Agent
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
Has anyone tried the listing funnel direct mail approaches like expired plus or Chris Curry, or are these a "scam"?
PS:
Summer,
It would serve you well to do some independent research of your own.
Use FSBO,com, Craigslist and Zillow to evaluate the number of FSBOs in your area.
Use the MLS to eva ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 6:01am Agent2Agent
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
how relevant is the information you learn from the books to get your license to the actual everyday work of a real estate agent?
We can all feel your frustration.

"..not sure where or when I would even use this information.."

Chances are you will NEVER use most of it.
But that does not matter.
It is the p ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Sep 19, 2014 Agent2Agent in Solano County
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