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Ask Denise: Attention on Online Leads

Q: “Denise what do you think about paying for online leads?” A: Online leads have saturated the market over the years and many agents have paid for them with little to no success while others love them.  The key is to know whether or not an online lead suits your personality and your overall work […]

Ask Denise: Expired Listings Lead Generation

Q: “Denise, I am starting to see expired listings in my area that are not relisting right away. Of course, the reason these sellers have expired is due to their unrealistic price expectations although there are a few examples of marketing that could definitely be improved. I was thinking about doing some lead generation by […]

Ask Denise: Making the Most of a Farm

Q: “Denise, I am thinking about starting to mail to my neighborhood which is pretty expansive. The only thing holding me back is wanting to make the bang for my marketing buck in terms of signage. This neighborhood is in an HOA that only allows for little tiny for sale signs that are all this […]

Ask Denise: Jump-Start the Pipeline

Q: “Denise, I am a little bit concerned about my pipeline. This time of year it is usually overflowing, but right now, I only have two clients in there who are going to be ready in a month or two. What are some things I should do to get things moving?” A: Although there are […]

Ask Denise: Frustrating Farming

Q: “Denise, ugh! I am so frustrated by my farm area! I have been sending out postcards every few months for a year and no bites! I did the research and the numbers indicated this is a hot area and I should be seeing listings. What am I doing wrong?” A: First of all, don’t […]

Ask Denise: Listing Letters

Q: “Denise, I have a listing coming up and I heard about some letter campaign that you recommend for the neighbors. Can you tell me about that?” A: Yes! In fact, this campaign of three letters are making my clients a lot of money. One of my new clients, in fact, started doing this campaign […]

Ask Denise: Breaking Away from Bad Leads

Q: “Denise, I have about 50% of my business coming from a relocation company which sounds great, right? I get around 20 transactions per year from this lead generation source. But at the end of the day, what I am paying in referral fees back to this company is atrocious! I did the math and […]

The Grass is Not Greener – Water Your Lawn and Reap the Benefits!

It is not even the end of the first week of January and already I have had NUMEROUS agents contact me to ask if they should sign up for the “latest and greatest” online marketing lead generation program. Sales people are out in force this week, so if your phone has been ringing off the […]

Ask Denise: Database Mailers

Q: “Denise, this year I am committed to building a stronger relationship with my past clients and my database. These are the people I want to do more business with so I am stepping up my communications with them. Right now I send a design magazine which is customized for me once every-other month. It […]

Ask Denise: Choosing a Farm

Q: “Denise, I have been mailing to my database each and every month for the last few years, and have decided that since I am already doing that, it wouldn’t be that much harder to add a second mailing and send it to a neighborhood. Anything I need to look for as I choose an […]

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