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RISMedia’s Power Broker Forum: Leading by Example

Part of our role as real estate professionals is to get out there and network and find other thought leaders with whom we can share and learn from,” says John Featherston during RISMedia’s Power Broker Forum in Washington, D.C., this past May. “And ...


How to Make Home Photos Stand Out

Almost all house searches now begin online, so the quality of real estate photographs is critical when it comes to selling. Yet many home sellers make mistakes when it comes to photographing and staging their own homes that can cause buyers to skip over them. Real estate expert and consumer advocate ...


Optimizing Your Marketing Strategy to Drive Results

With so many components of your marketing strategy to consider, how can you ensure your efforts are paying you back? Take our free marketing assessment to gain valuable insights. Learn more. ...


Communicating Your Value to Consumers

There’s no arguing that technology has dramatically changed the landscape of consumer behavior in almost every industry, and real estate is certainly no exception. Today’s buyers and sellers no longer need to rely on an agent to start the process ...


Amp Up Your Social Interactions

Your passion and expertise are a winning combination. Use them to amp up your social interactions. ...


Determining the Barriers to Change in Your Company

(TNS)—Many people pose questions about managing change, getting people on board with company cultural shifts or gaining support for new programs. Today, I want to focus on the barriers that may be holding you back from getting change moving and keeping it going. ...


Creating Symbiotic Relationships

Great relationships don't just happen—they're created. In the following interview, Randy Smith with Equity Real Estate offers insight into motivating agents, cultivating relationships, and more. ...


5 Ways Content Gives Way to More Sales

Despite the continuous cycle that drives housing, there’s one commodity, arguably more valuable than any other, which remains impervious to the ebbs and flows of the market, relentlessly in demand while in an ever-present glut: information. ...


Simple, 3-Day Emailing Sequence for Reviving & Re-Engaging Your Dead Real Estate Internet Leads

If you’re sitting on a real estate database with a bunch of “dead” leads you haven’t heard from in years, here’s a simple three-day process you can follow in order to get some of these folks talking to you. ...


Generate More Leads This Summer

One of the best ways to generate leads is to get face-to-face with your best clients. However, it can be tricky to find an opportunity to do so. After all, they’re busy, you’re busy, and you don’t want to feel like you’re ...


How Do Top Brokers Stay Successful? Exclusive Think Tank Shares Secrets

This September, power brokers from across the nation will come together in New York City for an invitation-only think tank where they will candidly share strategies for building and sustaining profitable firms for the long-haul. ...


Give More than You Take

Not only being open to change but being able to adapt to it is key to getting through challenging times in business for Wally Kowis, corporate broker for Realty ONE Group in Las Vegas. RISMedia recently caught up with Kowis, who discussed this and other insights into his company’s success. ...


Don’t Call Me, Don’t Email Me, Text Me!

With consumers constantly on the move, having our mobile devices attached to our palms has become essential. In 2015, nearly two-thirds of Americans own a smartphone, keeping them constantly connected to the ...


Selling with Integrity

Maintaining integrity in your business is critical for long-term success. In the following article, Byron Kelly of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Realty Center Chattanooga, Tenn. lets us know why. ...


Millennials Think Happy Housing Thoughts, Study Shows

Realtor.com® recently revealed that millennials have become more positive when it comes to taking the plunge into homeownership and are primed to gain market share in the second half of the year, based on the results of its consumer ...


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