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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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Domain’s mobile apps build traction

Last week Domain announced their mobile apps have surpassed 1 million downloads and that 36 per cent of all enquiries…

Domain,, mobile apps

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In a first, a major portal puts listings in Chinese

It seems that Chinese buyers have the buying power in today’s market. That includes Chinese-speaking Australians who hail from China and…

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Google Launches Insights Customer Surveys

Google yesterday announced the launch of Consumer Surveys, a new service from Google that will allow organisations to create polls to…

Google, Insights, surveys

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How to Shoot a Great Video and Engage Your Audience!

It doesn’t really matter what your audience is, whether it be real estate, fitness or social services – if you are…

Corcoran Group

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Are You Investing Enough? (updated) still dominates the competition

As a businessperson, you want to know what your competitors are doing. You especially want to know how much they are…

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Facebook to Launch Fans Connection via Email

Facebook Fan Pages are a great way to build your brand, remain Top of Mind. engage with your customers and now…

Chris Smith, Facebook, Mari Smith

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CEO, Mark Woschnak,

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Fairfax buys in to “The Weekly Review”

Fairfax Media yesterday announced they have entered into an agreement to merge Fairfax Community Newspapers in Victoria with Metro Media Publishing…

Antony Catalano, Fairfax Community Newspapers, Fairfax Media, Metro Media Publishing, The Melbourne Weekly, The Weekly Review

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New China Real Estate Portal

Listen. I’m not really sure how to say this. There’s something I think you need to know, but it involves a…

Australia, china real estate

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Another successful niche portal –

I firmly believe that niche real estate portals can be successful and fill a gap which the major players and…

Farmbuy,, niche portal, Philip Sondhu, rural portal, rural real estate,

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New look

Late last month Realestateview undertook a small makeover to the residential section of their portal. What they’ve done is enhanced the…


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Upgrade your property on

Following on from the upgrade your listing feature launched by Thehomepage a few months ago, have added a similar feature…

property vendors,, Thehoempage, Upgrade your property

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The Worst performing suburbs – really?

League tables for suburb performance based on medians can make for popular reading. However the results should often be challenged, especially…

Bellara 4507, East Melbourne Houses, performing suburbs,

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Onthehouse implements GUESSTIMATES

For the first time in Australia, has just released their automated valuation estimate solution on almost every property within Australia…

GUESSTIMATES, Michael Fredericks, Onthehouse,

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Google Plus For Business

If you have a Google Apps Account and you understand how to administer this account you can now enable Google Plus…

Facebook, Google, Google Analytics, Google Calendar, Google Meeting, Google Places, Google Plus, Google Reader, Google Screencasts, Google WhiteBoard

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The ACT Portal Market

The ACT Portal market is a little different to others across Australia in that neither Domain nor hold the number…

ACT Portal Market, Allhomes,, canberra real estate portals, GetRealty,, Homes247, Vince Chialo

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Problems With Computer Price Estimates

Free to consumer price estimates are popular tools in North America, but they are not without problems. In the coming year…

automated valuation model, AVMs, Computer Price Estimates, Index method

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