Author Archives: Rick Thomas

About Rick Thomas

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Is Real Estate Listing Syndication Heating Up

Kirby Slunaker, CEO of Denver Metrolist found out first hand how hard it is to get a local real estate agent that specializes in the area when he was searching for a home on Zillow. Larry Hotz posted an article … Continue reading

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Fully Indexable IDX Solutions

Good news for our website clients, we now have fully indexable idx solution that also displays Google authorship. What this means is that you stand a good chance of having properties show up high on the search engines when prospects … Continue reading

Posted in IDX, Real Estate Websites Tagged

Top Real Estate Blogs for 2013

I ran across this handy list of 100 top blogs to follow in real estate. While some on the list are industry heavyweights like the Zillow, Redfin and Biggerpcokets I find it kind of odd that other major blogs are … Continue reading

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Does Your Real Estate Blog Really Need Comments

I know this goes against conventional wisdom, but have you ever considered the fact that a real estate website full of blog posts with no comments, anywhere on any of them, is a bad marketing decision? I know the experts … Continue reading

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Real Estate Blogging Disaster

There are many, many places that you can blog for free (or as I like to refer to it as writing articles to show just how smart you are so you can get more business), but it comes with a … Continue reading

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Do you really need all that real estate technology

Every Friday morning I come to work and it’s become what I call my ‘entering the twilight zone’. I collect blog posts all week from the major real estate blog sites, real estate news sitesĀ  that like to talk about … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate Marketing

Customer Service Means You Need to Call

You’ll find many agents claim that they work hard for their clients. But do they? After all, as an agent you’re usually not building a home, your not responsible for a lot of the spokes that go into the purchase … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate Marketing

Crash and Bounce in Real Estate

All real estate is local no doubt and trends are easily debunked. The numbers in this infographic are compelling. This is all the more reason to be working to find investors. Riding the Trillion-Dollar Real Estate Recovery Roller Coaster.

Posted in Real Estate Industry News

Borrell Associates Claims Real Estate Largest Ad Spend Online

Research and Markets: 2012 Real Estate Advertising Outlook: The Long Road HomeĀ Research and Markets http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pqb4dg/2012_real_estate_a) has announced the addition of Borrell Associates Inc’s new report “2012 Real Estate Advertising Outlook: The Long Road Home” to their offering. This 33-page report … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate Industry News, Real Estate Marketing

What Does Dieting and Website Expectations Have in Common

There isn’t hardly a day that goes by that you don’t see an advertisement in the newspaper, or hear on a tv or radio commercial how simple it is to loose weight. Just take this pill, cut out the carbs … Continue reading

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