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Kristina Brunnler

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100+ Royalty Free Real Estate Stock Images Perfect For Agents

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

May 21, 2018 2:28:00 PM

If you’re still purchasing photos from sites like Shutterstock and Getty Images, then you might as be paying for your email account as well. Turns out the internet is chock-full of royalty-free images perfect for real estate marketing. However, real estate agents are busy, meaning many don’t have the time to surf the internet for real estate themed images.


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4 Reasons Real Estate Leads Reply to Emails (As Proven By Zurple Research)

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

May 9, 2018 6:00:00 AM

In today's online world, consumers have grown accustomed to generic drip email campaigns. In fact, 86% of the world's email traffic is considered junk mail, according to Bloomberg Technology. With so much spam circulating the web, chances are real estate leads will accumulate a significant sum of spam when conducting their online home search. Real Estate agents will need intelligent, personalized emails to stand out in lead's inboxes. Zurple, the real estate industry's leading email automation platform, researched emails sent to buyer and seller leads in 2017.1 Of those emails, those with high response rates shared four similarities. Below we’ve uncovered what those four similarities are. 

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Topics: lead generation, Lead Intelligence


Free Real Estate Webinar Tuesday, May 15th

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

May 4, 2018 9:31:23 AM

Is the real estate industry ripe for disruption? If tech giants make you nervous, consider future proofing your business. In Zurple’s upcoming webinar Tech or Bust – Why You Need to Be Building a System in 2018, you’ll learn how to create a sustainable online lead generation system.

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Topics: zurple webinar


Zurple Research Reveals Average Real Estate Lead Response Time

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Apr 19, 2018 6:23:00 AM

With so much information available online, buyers and sellers spend more time researching homes on their own. Leads can conduct the initial stages of their home buying or selling journey without having to communicate with an agent. However, certain email and text messages will encourage leads to reach out to agents. Zurple research has revealed the average time it takes for leads to respond after registering on a real estate agent's website. Additional research revealed five types of messages that speed up reply time. Statistics and message types listed below are taken from Zurple client back offices.1

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Topics: Lead Gen & Engagement, Lead Intelligence


16 Real Estate Agent Tax Deductions for the 2018 Filing Season

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Apr 14, 2018 6:00:00 AM

Taxes are officially due this Tuesday, April 17th. However, as a busy real estate agent, you may not have completed yours yet. Lucky for you we’ve created this quick cheat sheet so you can get the most out of your 2017 return. Be sure you include these 16 real estate agent tax deductions.

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Zurple's Jack Markham Accepted into Forbes Real Estate Agency Council

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Mar 30, 2018 12:15:00 PM

On Tuesday, March 27th 2018, Zurple's Vice-President of Sales and On-Site Director, Jack Markham, accepted membership into the Forbes Real Estate Agency Council

 

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Topics: Message from Zurple


Should Agents Use Pets in their Real Estate Marketing?

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Mar 28, 2018 12:44:40 PM

Over half of all Americans now own a pet, with 44% owning a dog and 29% owning a cat according to Gallup News. With most Americans owning a pet, and almost half owning a dog or cat, you may begin to wonder if you should incorporate furbabies into your real estate marketing pieces. Pets are a core component of many homes. Many homeowners consider their pets to be family members after all. However, there’s a bit of debate in the real estate industry as to whether pets belong in the marketing pieces. Although we don’t have a firm yes or no answer, we’ve uncovered five do’s and don’ts of marketing with pets as a real estate agent.

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Topics: Practical Advice


9 Inexpensive Open House Marketing Ideas 2018

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Mar 26, 2018 6:00:00 AM

Let’s face it open houses are getting out of hand. Complimentary mimosas, appetizers, and even small take home bags are becoming the norm. However, you don’t have to treat guests like A-list celebrities to attract qualified buyers. With the proper marketing you can attract qualified homebuyers that are interested in more than just a free meal. Below are five marketing ideas that don’t’ cost an arm and a leg.

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Topics: Practical Advice


7 Do-It-Yourself Video Marketing Ideas for Real Estate Agents 2018

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Mar 12, 2018 6:00:00 AM

The future of online marketing is looking more towards video each day. In fact, according to a 2017 WordStream study, more video content is now uploaded online in 30 days, than all of the video produced by major U.S. television networks have produced in the past 30 years. As a real estate professional, you should be making a transition to video marketing in 2018.What’s great is with the prevalence of social media and quality of smart phone videos, real estate agents no longer need to hire a professional to record their videos. Below we’ve highlighted seven do-it-yourself video marketing ideas, real estate agents can take advantage of without hiring a professional – 

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Topics: Social Media Marketing, Lead Gen & Engagement


10 Outrageous Business Card Ideas for Real Estate Agents

Posted by Kristina Brunnler

Mar 12, 2018 6:00:00 AM

A poor business card is one that gets thrown away and forgotten. A good business card is one that impresses the receiver and is kept. As a real estate agent, you need to reorder business cards every so often. This year you may be due for a style upgrade. However, with so many print options and companies out there, you may feel overwhelmed with options. However, it’s important your business card helps you stand out from the competition and remembered by real estate leads. In fact, 72% of Americans judge a professional on the quality of their business card. We’ve narrowed down ten unique options to help you capture the attention of prospects and ultimately get your card saved for a call back later. 

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Topics: Practical Advice, Building Your Brand


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