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Google Events Plugin for Real Estate Agents

Real Estate Events Plugin for Agents. Seo for Real Estate in conjunction with Agentpoint has developed a plugin that adds the…

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Is your future as dark as theirs?

Will real estate agents in Australia go the way of those in China — where the number one portal is competing…

Domain, Domain.com.au, REA, REA Group, Realestate.com.au, soufun

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How to build a portal – Lessons from a success

One of the perennial themes on Business2 is the need for a strong competitor to realestate.com.au and domain.com.au. I’ve previously told…

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9 Ways to Enhance Your Reputation as an Agent

Creating a name for yourself in real estate is no easy feat. You are often competing for business among professionals who…

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Homely.com.au Launches – A better way to find your new home

Yesterday a new real estate portal Homely.com.au launched in Australia. I know what you’re thinking that “oh god another real estate…

Homely.com.au, Jason Spencer

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Fairfax Media acquires Property Data Solutions

Wednesday, 11 December 2013: Fairfax Media has today announced the acquisition of property data and mapping provider, Property Data Solutions (PDS),…

PDS, Property Data Solutions

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Selling Your House – 10 Ideas to Increase the Value of Your Property Before You Sell

It is only natural that you want to achieve the highest sale price possible for your property. There are a few…

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Loan Market Wins Brokerage of the Year

Loan Market was crowned the major Brokerage of the Year – Non-Franchise, at the 2013 Australian Broking Awards held last Friday…

Finance, loan market

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Your Guide to Google Authorship Nirvana

Google Authorship has been around for a number of years now, but only recently it has been gaining popularity amongst publishers…

Authorship, Google

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Pick an Expensive Area and Stick to It — New Report

I remember the day our new, NSW sales manager started work. He was tall, lean and looked tough. When he smiled,…

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The Benefits of Google Analytics for Real Estate Professionals

These days having a website is everything. And in real estate this is as true as in any other industry. Nowadays,…

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Latest Google SEO Changes and How They Effect Aussie Real Estate Agents

Firstly let me say that I have been a little quiet on B2 of late. We opened up an office in…

Google, Realestate.com.au, seo, serp

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Make YOUR Own Road to a Successful Business

Make YOUR Own Road to a Successful Business   Blaze YOUR Own Trail. A Formal Education will make YOU a Living,…

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Another corporate digs its claws into our industry

 This latest move by Stayz has that same destructive grab and run feel about it. Sort of reminiscent of  RealEstate.com.au all over again….

Fairfax, Realestate.com.au, Stayz, YesBookit

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CEO of REA Group invests in Real Estate Software Company “HOUSL”

HOUSL last week announced that Greg Ellis, the CEO of REA Group (RealEstate.com.au) has invested in the HOUSL business. Recently awarded…

qr codes, rental application management, www.housl.com

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Mobile Real Estate: What Can You Do?

Your customers are increasingly using their mobile devices to research property, agents and the market. You know this. Engaging those customers…

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The Effect of Homeowners Associations on Sustainability

The concept of an Homeowners Association, or HOA, isn’t one that typically comes to mind when most people think of sustainability….

HOAs, Homeowners Associations, Sustainability

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Perth Property Scammers: Could It Happen Again?

It’s hard to believe, for some of us that people are still being scammed by people on the internet giving away…

Limnios, Perth Property, Property fraud

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Hutbook.com publicly names homeowners

A new website called Hutbook.com that claims to “allow neighbours to interact in the same way they would on Facebook” is…

Albert Cohen, Australian Property Monitors, Hutbook.com, RP Data

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Pinterest For Business, Instagram, Facebook Page and other Social Media Updates

In the past week we have seen Instagram now offer profiles and also Pinterest offer business pages. Instagram is an overwhelming…

Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest

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Understanding how your “web stuff” works

A question I am asked often to explain is “how does the web stuff work for my agency?” By web stuff…

DNS name server, DNS records, Internet Service Provider

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Negative SEO – How a Competitor Can Destroy Your Google Rankings

This guest post has been provided by Paul Mulder who is a co-founder and current director of For Sale By Owner…

ByMyPlace, Destroy Your Google Rankings, for sale by owner, Negative SEO

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The Real Estate Community Facebook Group Eclipses 2000 Members + E-Ave Wrap Up

 Who says that real estate agents don’t like to share their marketing ideas? In fact, nothing could be further from the…

Britt Natolo, Edgar Natolo, Enzo Raimondo, Facebook Group, REIV, Simon Finlayson, The Real Estate Community, Twitter for Real Estate, Zac McHardy

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Best Practice Retreat Hamilton Island – Cutting Edge Web Design

I had the good fortune of addressing some of the best and brightest real estate agencies in Australia at the Best…

Android, Apple iPhone 5, Google, Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools

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