Monthly Archives: November 2010

Broker Opens

In some markets, like our Williamsburg market, Broker Open Houses are a custom.  On a pre-set once a week schedule advertised on the MLS website, different zones (areas of town) are featured.  Agents from across the MLS look up the listings … Continue reading

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Host a Charitable Event

The marketing goal of any listing agent or seller is to generate as much “BUZZ” as possible about their listing.  One way to accomplish that is to partner with a worthwhile event, and create an audience who may not otherwise … Continue reading

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Flyer Box on the Sign

One of the age old debates raging in real estate circles is whether or not you should include a flyer box on the ‘for sale’ sign.  The argument for not posting flyers outside is that you give the buyer too … Continue reading

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Lender Financing Option Sheet

One way to be pro-active about encouraging buyers to buy is to make it simple for them.  At Liz Moore & Associates, our preferred lenders are more than happy to create financing option sheets.  In a nutshell, these take the … Continue reading

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Feature Sheets

Creating a color, photo rich, glossy feature sheet highlighting the selling points of the property is not something to take for granted.  Imagine being a buyer visiting from out of the area who invested the day looking at a dozen … Continue reading

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Offer a Buyer Incentive

Differentiating your listing from the rest of the sea of inventory is the name of the game.  Sometimes a price reduction makes sense; other times, it may be far more economical to invest the same amount of dollars (or even … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour

This one is a basic, but important nonetheless.  Create a virtual tour for your listing.  Basically, a virtual tour is a video or slideshow that is composed of panoramic images, giving the effect that you are “looking around” a property … Continue reading

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Post on a Forum

The internet is full of forums for potential real estate buyers to communicate and ask questions.  The key is to find those brimming with buyers that fit the target profile for your listing.  Then, troll the forums to be the … Continue reading

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De-Clutter

It is so important that prospective buyers can “mentally move in” to your home when they are walking through it.  That means that it is important to eliminate as many distractions as possible.  In addition to the obvious – over … Continue reading

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Media Room Slideshow

One of the goals of marketing listings is to expose them to as many REALTORS as possible.  Where do you find REALTORS?  In real estate offices, of course!  In our offices, for instance, we project photos of our listings as … Continue reading

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