President Harry Truman and FSBOs

I’m unsure if Harry Truman ever bought and sold a home by owner, but I admire a quote that is attributed to him. He said: "I have never seen pessimists make anything work, or contribute anything of lasting value." Considering how optimistic and confident one must […]

By |July 19th, 2007|Blog, FSBO|Comments Off on President Harry Truman and FSBOs

Real Estate Heaven

I’ve been asked why I continue on with this labor of love, free for sale by owner property service. The answer is simple. I am going to real estate heaven. Imagine how many lives I have helped since 1999. Countless sellers and […]

By |July 17th, 2007|Blog, Ideas|Comments Off on Real Estate Heaven

One of the Oldest Free FSBO Services Online

The idea came to me back in 1998. We went live in early 1999. As a Realtor, I thought that if I created a free FSBO listing service, I might be able to work with local sellers. Unfortunately, most of my postings were from out […]

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FREE Link Exchange

LookForProperty.com allows users to exchange links free. If you place the "Top Ranked Site Award" on your page, the banner link will also rank your traffic on the Top 100 list of LookForProperty.com. If you’d like to have additional promotion, one can opt for […]

By |July 6th, 2007|Blog, Internet Marketing|Comments Off on FREE Link Exchange

I Just Love FSBOs

For Sale By Owner is about buyers and sellers connecting. FSBO sites get crawled religiously by hungry Realtors, mortgage brokers, insurance agents, and other trade pros all prospecting the free seller leads to farm. Do it yourself sellers prime the pump. Water flows. Everyone drinks […]

By |June 28th, 2007|Blog, FSBO|Comments Off on I Just Love FSBOs

2 Kinds of Online Advertising

Number 1 – Hit and Run with opt ins, cpm, cpa, cpl, ppc arbitrage, and email. Number 2 – Brand and Grow by creating constant engagement, product placement, sponsorship, and user generated content. Both worlds are important, but require a different mindset and budget.

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2007 Real Estate Online = 1997 Travel Online

On your mark, get set . . . . . . . . . Wait!! Before you launch, remember to pack 3 things: a real business model, a reason to be bookmarked, and plenty of patience. No overnight successes in this vertical, unless you have lots of opm (other […]

By |June 26th, 2007|Blog, Ideas|Comments Off on 2007 Real Estate Online = 1997 Travel Online

Pay Per Click = Sushi

Most online spending goes to making Google and Yahoo richer. Pay per click is about selling fish. Instead buy yourself a boat, and rent a dock. The top ranked sites already have the audience you are seeking. The best places to trawl is in front of these same coastlines. […]

By |June 26th, 2007|Blog, Ideas|Comments Off on Pay Per Click = Sushi

The 4 Dirty Words of Internet Marketing

If you believe the experts, they’d say online you should never pay for: BRANDING – SPONSORSHIP – ENGAGEMENT – PRODUCT PLACEMENT It worked for tv, radio, print, billboards, and direct mail. At this point, ROI (return on investment) is more important than SEO (search engine optimizaton). No one gives […]

By |June 26th, 2007|Blog, Internet Marketing|Comments Off on The 4 Dirty Words of Internet Marketing

ANOTHER BLOG ?

As if the real estate industry needed another blog . . . .?! Generating publicity would be an easy answer, but I believe it’s all about the conversation and adding a unique voice. In a brave new online world where the small is the new big, being the […]

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RSS in 2005

Given the growing proliferation of real estate blogs, it is great that agents and brokers are finally realizing the incredible value of RSS. Back in 2005, I am proud that NeoRealEstate.com and PostYourProperty.com were early adopters of RSS in the online real estate world. Back then, I […]

By |June 26th, 2007|Blog, Ideas|Comments Off on RSS in 2005
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