Category Archives: Business tips

That drone is from the insurance company

Instead of using a ladder to inspect parts of a home, insurance claims adjusters are instead turning to drones. They’re easy to use and safer for insurance employees. And drone inspections take less time than a physical inspection, potentially shortening … Continue reading

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Sellers expect more than just a sale

The 2016 Profile of Texas Homebuyers and Sellers says that what sellers want most from real estate agents is help pricing their home competitively, selling in a certain timeframe, and marketing the home to potential buyers. Inman says there are a … Continue reading

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Business entity vs. DBA: What’s the difference?

Many people think a business entity is the same thing as a DBA, which stands for “doing business as.” In fact, they have different meanings and purposes. A business entity is a type of business structure, such as a sole … Continue reading

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2 ways to manage your contacts more effectively

Poor contact management could mean you’re missing out on sales. Here are two ways to make sure you’re capturing all the potential of your contacts: Keep contact information in one place. Collect names, phone numbers, mailing addresses, emails, and other … Continue reading

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Resources for coping with loss and consoling others after Harvey

Although rebuilding has begun, the psychological and emotional effects of Hurricane Harvey could stay with Texans for some time. If you or someone you know is having difficulty coping with stress or feelings of loss, guides and information can serve … Continue reading

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What to look for in licensing agreements with listing portals

If your MLS or brokerage is considering signing a license agreement with an online syndicator like Zillow, there are important considerations to keep in mind. The National Association of REALTORS® has a checklist of what to look for in your … Continue reading

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Get leads in your inbox with Facebook Messenger ads

Start talking directly to potential clients you’ve targeted with Click to Messenger ads on Facebook. Instead of taking users to a website, where they’d have to navigate a landing page or form to contact you, Facebook Messenger ads allow consumers … Continue reading

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