Technology and the Internet are a necessary part of today's real estate
Evaluate the effectiveness of your floor time, Just Listed/Sold postcards, and
traditional farming methods. Increase the effectiveness of these methods with a
website. According to the 2004 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Profile of
Home Buyers and Sellers, 74 percent of all buyers used the Internet in their
search for a new home. Are you in that consumer path?
They also reported that over half of buyers (53 percent) used the Internet
frequently during their search, and 90 percent reported using a real estate
agent, the other 10 percent did not use an agent to buy their home.
Interestingly, Internet searchers were more likely to use a real estate agent
than those who did not use the Internet to find a home. Ultimately, 38 percent
of homebuyers first found out about the home they purchased through an agent.
NAR also reported that 73 percent of sellers contacted only one agent before
listing their home. Wouldn't you like to be that agent? You have to make sure
you are in front of your potential prospects, when a seller submits a Home Value
Request via your website, your odds of gaining a listing are pretty high.
With a website, you have the ability to reach a broad audience 24 hours a day, 7
days a week. Your LinkURealty real estate website offers the ability to generate
leads without you even being there. It also allows you to be found by search
engines, use online marketing services and lead generation more effectively, as
well as increase your ROI on your existing offline marketing efforts.
LinkURealty has everything you need to get your website on the internet quickly
and easily without having to re-invent the wheel. Since LinkURealty offers
pre-built functionality designed for real estate, that allows you to spend less
time thinking about what features or content you want on your website and how to
build it and more time doing your job.