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Voicemail only BETTER…

All photos swiped from http://www.bettervoicemail.com     Check out this service that transcribes your voicemail so you don’t have to listen to them if you don’t have the time or want to. There is still some valuable information you could be missing out on. This service makes it easy, simple to use and seems like it would be extremely helpful. Check out this great … Continue reading


Building Client Loyalty from AGBeat.com

Here’s an article I found at: http://agbeat.com/real-estate-sales-marketing/5-easy-ways-to-build-client-loyalty/ Follow the link above for the original or I have copy & pasted it below for your viewing pleasure. 5 easy ways to build client loyalty by Matthew Collis in Marketing – September 12, 2012   It is a well tested fact that current clients cost less to procure than new clients, so save time and money … Continue reading


Evernote, How Helpful.

Evernote is an extremely easy to use and helpful tool. It’s a FREE app available for both iPhone and Android users and when you download the desktop app it syncs your phone and computer and tablet for ease of use throughout all your devices. With it you can remember anything you need to; notes, photos, things to read, basically anything you can think … Continue reading


To Post on Facebook, or Not to Post on Facebook. That is the question.

Here is a great read about the correct ways of sharing your listings on Facebook :http://next.inman.com/2012/06/using-facebook-to-promote-your-listings-the-right-way/ Remember, that you technically are not legally allowed to post them to your personal profile but you can to your Business Page. Read the article for all the details, it’s VERY informational and has a lot of good “need-to-knows”. And … Continue reading


Open Home Pro iPad App

$3.99 iPad App for you to use at Open Houses: #1 most downloaded app for real estate agents now with Visit Reports! With Open Home Pro you can do the following: • Manage all of your leads from referrals to ones you meet at open houses • Automatically followup with leads using new contact methods … Continue reading


Even more blog post ideas (from DangerousTactics.com)

Here are even more FREE blogging ideas. Now you have no excuse not to be doing it. 🙂   http://www.dangeroustactics.com/awesome-blog-post-ideas/   (via: Christian Russell at http://www.dangeroustactics.com) Advertisements


Top Producer & Google Sync

Do you use Top Producer and Gmail? Well then get on the list to have them synced together. All your contacts combined! Yay! http://www.topproducer.com/google-sync/ Advertisements



Have any of you tried Wysloop? It offers a range of tools to help your transactions stay organized and keep everyone in the loop. Let me know if you have tried it and what your thoughts are.   http://www.wysloop.com/ Advertisements


The iPad and Real Estate

Here is a great video toting some of the benefits of an iPad from actual Real Estate agents who use them, The Good Life Team in Austin, TX. They make some really great points but the most important I think is they mention that real estate is not sold in the office, it’s sold out in the world. And being mobile is important. … Continue reading


Best Day to List a Home: FRIDAY!

Check out this article, it makes total sense. More people tour homes on the weekend and they want to tour the freshest homes so list on a Friday. http://blog.redfin.com/blog/2011/10/what_day_of_the_week_should_i_list_my_home.html          Advertisements


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5th & Main

The Shook Agency on a summer afternoon.

What this Blog is:

This is a blog for the agents at Coldwell Banker Shook hosted by Marketing Director Adrienne Kizer. This is where you can find all the information I collect that I think could be useful to our agents. I'll be posting everything here. So it's easy to find and readily available!

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