Real Estate is still Local, Vocal with a dash of Yocal
In an effort to gain an edge, satisfy my curiosity, learn as much as I can about the business, I am constantly going to classes, taking on line courses, and doing the research that it takes to be the best.
- Great Website - check (I built it myself)
- Mobile Presence - check
- Blog - check (since 2009)
- Tech skills - double check
- Creating videos - check
- Google +
- Linked in
- Yelp (WIP)
- Sense of urgency - whether listing a property or working with a buyer - double check
In today's meeting - it was emphasized, more than once, how important it is to be technologically relevant and superior.
Guess what I CONSTANTLY see - the opposite.
|NOT SO MUCH|
With all the new systems in place, we have the ability to list a property WITH PHOTOS immediately, unless of course you must depend on someone to do this for you...in some cases, I sort of get it - but still - do the prep and post everything at once.
So 1/3 of today's new listings on our MLS are without photos - it's just unbelievable. This is what it looks like:
I always try to put myself in the client's shoes - if this was how my listing got started - I would be less than impressed....