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Tech Tip Tuesday – #031 – Dramatically Increase Your Typing Speed!

 

Welcome back to Tech Tip Tuesday!

This is your ultra-fast, easy dose of the latest tech that can help your life as a REALTOR®.  Whether it’s using the MLS, Mobile Apps, or surfing around, we’ll give you the tools you need each Tuesday.

Tech Tip Tuesday – #031 – Dramatically Increase Your Typing Speed! 

Today’s Tip:

Today, we’re talking about how to dramatically improve your typing speed with a program like TextExpander.

PSCAORCast - On DelmarvaLife...”What's a REALTOR®?”

SCAORCast – 08/29/2016 – SCAOR® on DelmarvaLife…What’s a REALTOR®?

Welcome to SCAORCast, your ultra-fast download of everything Sussex County Association of REALTORS®.  Here’s what’s happening for this week.  (Check our show notes at the bottom of this page for easy access to all of these links.) Our thanks to AmeriSpec for sponsoring this episode.

This Week’s Show Notes & Links:

  • We were on DelmarvaLife on Wednesday, August 24th.  Click to listen to a clip from that show!

  • SCAOR’S Board of Directors begins voting on September 1st.  Stay tuned for that!

  • Questions?  Comments?  Talk back to us and let us know.  We’d love to hear from you.  (And be sure to subscribe in iTunes, and never miss an episode again!)
How do *YOU* Market a Listing in Southern Delaware?

How do *YOU* Market a Listing in Southern Delaware?

If you’ve grown up in the state of Delaware, you know fairly early on in life that there’s a vast difference in lifestyle depending on where you live.

You learn the difference between living “above the canal” and “below the canal,” and you learn to embrace the way of life where you are.  Here in Sussex County, there is also another unique dynamic: the vast difference between those who live near the 26 miles of Atlantic coastline on the eastern third of the county and those who live in the rest of the county.  So as REALTORS® who specialize in these unique and vastly different areas of southern Delaware, how do we vary our marketing to reach our target audiences? Well, there are many ways, some tried and true and some fairly new –

Here are a few of our favorites:

  • The Internet. Nearly everyone these days begins his or her home search on-line.  If you’re not advertising on the Internet, you should really reconsider. With more Millennials entering the marketplace every day, you simply need to have an online presence if you want to be successful.
  • Video Marketing. You don’t need to have these done professionally if your budget doesn’t allow for it, but marketing your properties these days using video is *extremely* effective. Consider spending a few extra dollars and making that home shine via a 30 or 60 second video.
  • Community Newspapers. In terms of marketing, it’s true that the Internet has taken over — but don’t discount your time-honored community newspapers. There are many people in Sussex County who still love to pick up the newspaper and enjoy it with their morning cup of coffee.  Habits and customs are still very important to many residents, and that includes reading the weekly and/or community newspapers.
  • Drone Technology. This can be used to market any property, but is really effective when marketing homes that are in planned communities, complete with amenities like swimming pools, clubhouses and golf courses. If you’re able to, use it as much as you can. If it’s still cost prohibitive at this point, wait for prices to come down (keep it on your wish list for the future). It really does make properties come alive in a unique way.

There are other methods, to be sure, but these are four of our favorites.

Remember: know your target market, your communities and your demographics before embarking on any marketing campaign.

Tech Tip Tuesday - #030 - MLS Map Searching

Tech Tip Tuesday – #030 – MLS Map Searching

 

Welcome back to Tech Tip Tuesday!

This is your ultra-fast, easy dose of the latest tech that can help your life as a REALTOR®.  Whether it’s using the MLS, Mobile Apps, or surfing around, we’ll give you the tools you need each Tuesday.

Tech Tip Tuesday – #030 – MLS Map Searching

Today’s Tip:

Today, we’re talking about MLS Map searching, and why it’s the preferred method of searching. There’s a lot of benefits to visual searching, and we can’t wait to share this video with you about how it all works!

SCAOR® Out in the Community!

SCAORCast – 08/22/16 – SCAOR Out in the Community!

Welcome to SCAORCast, your ultra-fast download of everything Sussex County Association of REALTORS®.  Here’s what’s happening for this week.  (Check our show notes at the bottom of this page for easy access to all of these links.) Our thanks to Schell Bros for sponsoring this episode.

This Week’s Show Notes & Links:

  • We’ll be appearing on DelmarvaLife on Wednesday, August 24th.  Be sure to watch!

  • SCAOR’S Board of Directors begins voting on September 1st.  Stay tuned for that!

  • Questions?  Comments?  Talk back to us and let us know.  We’d love to hear from you.  (And be sure to subscribe in iTunes, and never miss an episode again!)

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