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Maximize Your Real Estate Conversion Rate With Seller Leads

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This blog devotes a lot of content to finding and working with Motivated Home Seller Leads. Quality real estate leads are the lifeblood of a successful real estate business. But no matter how good your leads might be, they will not serve you unless you learn how to maximize your real estate lead conversion rate.…

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How to Write a Value Proposition in Real Estate

How to write a value proposition in real estate

Regardless of how long you’ve been in the business world, you have undoubtedly heard the term “value proposition.” In this post, we’ll look at how the idea of a value proposition translates to the world of real estate lead prospecting and give you tips on how to define and write your value proposition. WHAT IS A VALUE…

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5 Tips to Master Real Estate Prospecting Scripts

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Top-producing real estate agents have learned how to master real estate prospecting scripts to control the flow, tone, and directions of every prospecting call. In this post, we’ll take a look at the reasons why scripts are important and give you a few tips on how to get the most out of your real estate…

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Strategies for Real Estate Circle Prospecting

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In today’s post, we will take a deeper dive into the power of neighborhood farming, but focus on the language most commonly used in our industry: circle prospecting.  But what is circle prospecting in real estate, and is it worth investing time and effort? CIRCLE PROSPECTING DEFINED Let’s start with a basic definition of circle…

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Real Estate Cold Calling Strategies 

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According to Investopedia, cold calling: Is a sales practice in which individuals are contacted who have not previously expressed interest in a product or service. Generally, has a low success rate. A 2020 LinkedIn report helps put some interesting context around the “failure” rate of cold calling. The report said: About 69% of prospects accepted…

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Send a Summer Video Email With These Scripts

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We’ve come a long way in a year. Last summer we were struggling with masking, social distancing, quarantines and pretty much an end to summer activities as we knew them. But this year, there is a collective sigh as we go about the business of “summer” again. This might be the perfect time to re-introduce…

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Your Expired Prospecting Playbook

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When it comes to expired listings, always remember: You can assume they are motivated because they’ve already made the decision to sell their home. They are likely not adverse to working with a real estate agent. They have a property to sell without having an assigned agent. Here are a few noteworthy statistics to keep…

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Should You Hire a Real Estate Coach?

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A common characteristic among top-performing real estate agents is their willingness to invest in a personal, real estate coach. Whether you’re new to the business or have been at real estate for quite some time, it’s worth considering the potential value of working with a coach. Yes, hiring a real estate coach can be an…

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6 Characteristics of a Top Performer

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Highly successful business professionals, especially top-performing real estate professionals, tend to share a number of distinct personality or character, traits. These qualities are innate for some, but others need to analyze and cultivate these qualities on their journey toward success. We’ve identified six personality traits that define high-performing, driven professionals: Living the Dream: In general,…

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Script It…Don’t Wing It!

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There is no other way to put this, but: to be a top-performing real estate agent you must master the “art” of phone-prospecting. If you’re an Espresso Agent client, you already have a great phone-prospecting and CRM system at your fingertips. But that alone might not always be enough for some agents who are challenged…

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Some Thoughts on Scripting

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Few agents embark upon their career without the use of scripts and many veteran agents continue to swear by them. Others think a few years of script training and experience provide the preparation needed to have a successful career without continuous reliance on scripts. We’re here to unpack both sides of the discussion.  Pro: Routine…

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Focus On Your Scripts

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Work your scripts. No three words are more apt to elicit groans from real estate agents, but doubtless, every agent in the business started their career with script training. We’re here to tell you those aren’t just for rookie agents.  Even veterans can benefit from reviewing scripts to tighten up presentations for these are a…

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The Marketing Journey: Part 4-Communication Strategies

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Real Estate Communication Strategies In our previous post, we discussed the relationship of communication objectives to your overall business goals. We outlined examples of common communication objectives, such as: Create advocates by speaking to someone’s passion Inciting interest in your business Encouraging curiosity about what you have to say We took this a step further…

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The Marketing Journey: Part 3-Communication Objectives

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Real Estate Communication Objectives In the first two posts of this 6-part series, we discussed: The importance of setting S.M.A.R.T. business objectives (specific, measurable, actionable, realistic, time-bound) as a prelude to developing a personal brand marketing program. Defining what role marketing will play in the process of achieving your business objectives. With today’s post, we…

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6 Ways To Prevent Rejection From Bringing You Down

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Rejection is as much a part of sales as cold-calling: even the best agent doesn’t win every client or close every deal. The key to remaining successful is overcoming the negative feelings that goes along with rejection and getting back on the proverbial horse. But how? Expect rejection. It’s a part of the business, so…

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