Archive | Real Estate Agents

Reiwa.com: A Shining Star for Our Real Estate Industry + E-Ave Wrap Up

. Yesterday on The Electric Avenue Show – I shared an insight into how Reiwa.com has become A Shining Star for Our…

Charlie Gunningham, Doorknocking, Facebook, Layar, Property Videos, Realestate.com.au, REIWA, reiwa.com, Twitter

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Impressive Launch of NEW Cloud-Based Property Management and Trust Accounting Software by PropertyTree.com + E-Ave Wrap Up

.   After going in search of a Cloud-Based Property Management Software solution for a real estate agent friend of mine…

Apple iPhone5, Bing, Electric Avenue, Facebook, Photo-Transfer App, PropertyTree.com, Rockend, RU OK? Day

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I am shocked — shocked— to find that kickbacks are going on in here.

realestate.com.au has been accused of offering old-fashioned kickbacks to agents who sign long-term advertising contracts. The big question is whether the…

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Google Launches An Eye-Opening Report Into Latest Multi-Screen Usage + E-Ave Wrap Up

Google recently released an eye-opening report about multi-screen usage and the findings could help real estate agents plan and develop new…

Facebook, Google, LJHooker.com.au, Multi-Screen Usage

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Housenet.com.au Launches: The Social Network for Real Estate & Property + E-Ave Wrap Up

. There’s a brand new player in the Australian Online Property Market and finally it’s not just another FREE Property Portal,…

Banner Advertising, BrokerNews.com.au, Greg Ellis, Housenet.com.au, PropertyObserver.com.au, residex, Social Media for Real Estate, Sold Magazine

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Mobile Browsers Are Changing Property Hunting

The next time one of your customers wants to browse listings on realestate.com.au, they may well reach for their touchscreen tablet or…

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McGrath Joins Facebook, How To Sell A Property Using Social Media? + E-Ave Wrap Up

In what has been a long awaited and highly anticipated arrival, yesterday McGrath made the strategic marketing move to join the…

Braden Walters, Facebook, Griffith Real Estate, mcgrath, news.com.au, real estate video marketing, Social Media for Agents, Tony Santolin, True Property

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Realestate.com.au Launch NEW Property Seller Tool as REA Group Reports $86.8 Million FY Profit + E-Ave Wrap Up

There’s been a NEW Property Seller Tool launched by RealEstate.com.au as the REA Group reports yet another bumper year of profits….

Electric Avenue, Future of Real Estate Marketing, Greg Vincent, Mobile Real Estate Agent Tools, Property Sellers Guide, Raving Fans, REA Group, Realestate.com.au, Social Home Tour

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A Major Change To The Social Media Landscape + E-Ave Wrap Up

There has been ‘A Major Change To The Social Media Landscape‘ which could have a much faster impact on Google’s Social…

Advertising Standards Board, Electric Avenue, Facebook, Facebook Fan Pages, Google, Jay Baer, Property Videos, Randi Zuckerberg, Social Media, Social Search, Twitter, Wildfire

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The Death of SEO? Updated!

A little firestorm has been developing since Ken Krogue a contributor at Forbes Magazine recently penned an article titles “The Death…

Adam Torkildson, Facebook, Forbes Magazine, Google, Google Plus, Ken Krogue, seo

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InspectRealEstate.com.au – A Brilliant ‘New’ Time-Saving Tool For Your Agency + E-Ave Wrap Up

Today I shared this ‘exclusive’ insight into InspectRealEstate.com.au – A Brilliant New Time-Saving Tool For The Real Estate Industry on the Electric…

agent profile, Electric Avenue, Facebook, Google Earth, Greg Vincent, InspectRealEstate.com.au, real estate video marketing

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How The Real Estate Industry Caters For Mobile Phone Users

Earlier in the year realEstate1 launched mobile versions of their residential (www.realestate1.com.au) and commercial (www.realestate1commercial.com.au) web sites. I missed publishing the…

Kay Burton mobile, mobile optimisation, mobile real estate, mobile webstes, QR Code, Ray White mobile

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The Way Forward For The Major Portals + E-Ave Wrap-Up

On Yesterday’s Electric Avenue Show – I shared an insight into what I see as ‘The Way Forward For The Major…

Electric Avenue, ForWhatItsWorth.com.au, Greg Vincent, thehomepage.com.au, Wello, Zopim

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Evolving Agencies – A Quick Look at the Different Models

Recently a BRW Cover had the title “Secrets of the Real Estate Industry” in big bold type with a sub heading…

Aussie Home Loans, Harcourts, Hocking Stuart, L.J. Hooker, Ray White, Richard Branson, richardson and wrench, Sweeney's, Virgin, Williams RE

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Become A ‘Stand-Out’ Real Estate Agent + E-Ave Wrap-Up

On Today’s Electric Avenue Show– I shared an insight into Becoming A ‘Stand-Out’ Real Estate Agent, and why a lot of the…

Electric Avenue, Greg Vincent, Linkedin, Purple Cow, Seth Godin, Web 1.0, web 2.0

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Building Your Agency’s Capability, Stability and Predictability

What would you prefer?  A predictable business or an unpredictable one?  Would you prefer to be able to predict your profitability…

common causes, database growth, real estate six sigma, special causes

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The Best Times to Post on Facebook, Twitter and Google+

You have something to say and can’t wait to get it out in the blogosphere. Raka and Bitly have got together…

Facebook, Google, Twitter

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A Highly Recommended FREE App + Latest Tips For Agents : E-Ave Wrap Up

Here’s this week’s Wrap Up from The Electric Avenue Show…   On Monday’s Show I shared a Highly Recommended FREE App…

Electric Avenue, Evernote, Greg Vincent, One Agency

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Google Events – Bigger Things to come?

During the past week Google has been hosting their annual Google I/O event. Apple Events attract diehards from all over the…

Apple, Google, Google Calendar, Google Events, Google Hangouts, Google I/O

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e-Ave Wrap Up: Twitter for Agents, RE Apps?, FREE Client Impresser, Behind-the-Lens and ‘You Promotion’

This week on The Electric Avenue Show we take a look at… Monday’s Show: provided a Quick Introduction To Twitter for…

Electric Avenue, Greg Vincent, real estate apps, Screen Sharing Tool, twitter real estate, You Promotion

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The Relevance of Premises for a Real Estate Business

It is always an interesting debate.  There are people who believe strongly that the requirement for a real estate business to…

Ian Campbell

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EA Wrap Up: Featuring Mat Steinwede, James Tostevin & Tom Panos Interview from AREC2012

After launching Electric Avenue (EA) ‘The Online Real Estate Show’ last Wednesday, Ryan O’Grady suggested that I share this week’s episodes…

Electric Avenue, Greg Vincent, Ryan O'Grady

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Its A Rental

Buying a rental property is a big move. You want to make passive income, but you don’t want to take a…

Investing, Negative Gearing, Rentals, Renting

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Are You Violating Your Vendors’ Privacy?

Surfing the real estate listings this morning before breakfast, I was shocked to find that some premium agents violate their clients’…

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