I have listed some of the websites that my real estate listings in Gwinnett, North Fulton, Cobb, Cherokee and South Forsyth counties will appear on. According to the National Association of Realtors, over 87% of buyers visit the internet to find listings online. It is extremely important to have a dominant online presence to gain maximum exposure for a property listing.
In addition to these sites, your listing will be found on all the major internet service providers real estate section and both GAMLS and FMLS Mulitple Listing Services.
If you are selling a home in Northeast Atlanta, buyers will find it online if you hire me.
First Multiple Listing Service is "King" north of Interstate I-20. Not all real estate agent are members of both Muliple Listing Services. Make sure the agent you choose to list your home is a member of both. Not all agents are members of both because of the expense.
Georgia Multiple Listing Service is the second MLS in Atlanta.
Realtor.com is the most heavily traveled website for Real Estate in the world. Realtor.com has ventures with almost every MLS feed in the country. Almost all homes that are in MLS are in Realtor.com. There are big differences in the marketing packages that Realtors use within the site. All homes that I market in North Metro Atlanta are Showcase Listings which means they are "enhanced" with up to 25 photos and more detailed descriptions within Realtor.com. This makes a big difference with the consumer and draws far more calls. The standard Realtor.com listing only has 4 pictures. Showcase listings also provides me with a report that I send to you, complete with graphs that show how many buyers view your property weekly.
Facebook has become one of the most popular social networks in the world. I post all my listings on my facebook page for people to view.
Realbird does a terrific job of getting traffic to your listing with great maps, virtual tours, large photos, an interactive google map and school information.
Activerain is the largest real estate network, over 190,000 members. You will find thousands of blogs on all real estate related topics. Google loves activerain because it constantly has blogs (new information) on a daily basis and these blogs show up on page 1 of google if written correctly. I write blogs on all my listings to get exposure on Google and the other search engines.
Localism is part of Active Rain that lets you post from your blog to Localism.com for your particular area. I am a member of Localism and post all my listings to localism because of the "google juice."
I send all my video tours to Youtube. Youtube gets tons of traffic daily and is viewed by millions of people everyday.
In addition to Youtube, I also send my video tours to Video.Yahoo .
I use the Real Estate Show to post to Youtube and Yahoo's video platform. It uses still pictures that are quick to load and I have control of adding captions to each photo if I choose to. This real estate show also goes to Realtor.com, FMLS and GAMLS. I create virtual tours on all properties that would benefit from a virtual tour.
The following sites are submitted through my Point 2 website. The website gets your listing to all the syndication partners they have agreements with. All of the homes I am marketing in Gwinnett, North Fulton, East Cobb, South Forsyth and East Cherokee counties will be submitted to these powerful sites. The cities I cover are Roswell, Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, Buford, Duluth, Cumming, Lawrenceville and Dacula, Georgia. You can view my North Metro Homes website by clicking here.
Google Base is where you post your Real Estate listings to show up on google. Google is the #1 search engine in the world. I place all my North Metro Atlanta Home listings to Google Base.
CLRSearch.com is a Real Estate Search Engine that provides a data rich environment to search listings, foreclosures, school information, community demographics and other relevant data.
Hotpads.com is a map based Real Estate search engine, listing homes for sale, apartments, condominiums, and rental houses
Yahoo! Inc. is one of most visited internet destinations worldwide. My Point2 Website automatically syndicates all my homes in North Metro Atlanta to Yahoo.
Trulia is a residential Real Estate Search engine that helps consumers search homes for sale, trends, neighborhood insights, and other Real Estate information directly from real estate agent and broker websites. Trulia is an excellent site to market to buyers as Trulia has a Q & A section for buyers/sellers to get their questions answered by a pro. Over 5 million people visit this site every month.
Oodle is the leading search engine for local classifieds with over 17 million active home listings. Oodle powers the classified search on on the following sites: Lycos, Express.com, The Sun.com, Yell.com, and Local.com. Home listings will also appear on Oodle API partner sites Backpage.com, The Examiner, and Citi Cribs.
Zillow.com originally started as a home evaluaion site where a home owner could enter their address and get an online market price. This was a good idea, however, the market prices were not very accurate. Zillow has made this site into a very good place for real estate agents to market their properties.
Vast is a data base of classified ads that uses technology to add tags for better search results.
VivaReal.us is the official, bilingual real estate portal of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals, serving US Hispanic home buyers and sellers to search for listings and to connect to Real Estate practitioners in their area.
SecondSpace, Inc. is an online marketing company operating a network of web sites that enable people to connect with the "second home" lifestyle: LandWatch.com and ResortScape.com.
RepeatProperty.com is built around the idea of organization, community and real time communication.
Rich, deep real estate data. Selected as one of Time.com's top 50 web sites of 2009. Serving professionals, investors, and savvy home buyers since January 1, 2003.
The Housing Pages is designed as a central resource center for consumers looking to buy or sell a home.
FrontDoor.com is an online real estate listing and information service powered by HGTV, the #1 source for home-related media content.
HomeFinder.com Network seen in over 130 online newspaper real estate searches including LA Times, Chicago Tribune Miami Herald and Newsday Long Island.
Local newpaper Gwinnett Daily Post will have your listing posted.
Cyberhomes delivers the information consumers are looking for like home valuations, neighborhood and school information, aerial and heat maps and many more hot features are added regularly.
Home Hippo is a multilingual website based in Europe. This site translates your listings to 32 languages and reaches a whole new audience of potential buyers.
Craigslist is an online community with classifieds for housing, jobs, community events, volunteer opportunities, and for-sale items.
Kazork’s is seen by thousands of buyers and real estate professionals every day. Kazork is attempting to bring the real estate industry into the internet age by creating a transparent and efficient marketplace.
Houselocator.com Features homes for sale, home financing and real estate investment resources. Fast and free search of over half a million properties.
The Clickable City Directory provides real estate listings for all cities and all zip codes throughout the United States. Its reach is national; its focus is purely local. Visit your city and/or local zip code at www.LoveMyZip.com.
Kijiji.com is eBay's new, free classified site. It is very similar to Craigslist.
Another site that is similar to Craigslist. You can post just about anything you can think of in Backpage, including homes for sale.
ActiveRain real estate network allows real estate agents, mortgage professionals and brokers to create a customized profile and share blogs about our listings. We share our listings with over 170,000 professionals.
HotPads is a map-based real estate search engine, listing homes for sale, apartments, condos, and rental houses.
Dothomes is another real estate search engine listing homes for sale and rent.
Geebo is similiar to Craigslist as you can post just about anything including real estate for sale.
Propbot is a real estate search engine that lets you search for residential, commercial property listings as well as land. You can also search for rental homes or homes to lease.
As you can see, I have an extensive online marketing program designed for maximum exposure for my seller's properties. I service Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Milton, Johns Creek, Cumming, Buford, Suwanee, Duluth, Lawrenceville, Grayson, and Dacula. I look forward to discussing your Real Estate needs with you.
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