FREE online solutions for agents and brokers
Internet marketing for real estate agents is critical — more than 80 percent of buyers now begin their searches online. Check out the FREE resources below that will increase real estate agent leads and exposure.
These following sites are free and pack a big punch. Leverage these resources to grow your real estate business through effective online marketing.
Submit real estate content that is searchable on the world's largest and most popular search engine, Google.
Post real estate ads and listings on one of the top classifieds and forums (450 cities worldwide) sites on the Web.
Update listings with this highly-trafficked online real estate service that helps buyers "get an edge in real estate" with valuation tools and other property information.
List homes for sale on this real estate search engine that provides property information at the local level to help buyers make better purchase decisions.
Get your properties in front of millions of buyers looking for homes. Each of your HomeScout home listings include photos, descriptions, features, name and contact info, as well as links to your Web site.
Simplify the real estate listing process in an "un-cluttered" space where you can easily list properties online for free.
Build real estate ads — complete with property information and photos — and this site will post them on several top classifieds sites quickly and easily, including:
The RealBird® Listing Publisher is a powerful, full-featured, free service to show and market your real estate listings online.
Each listing website is built with effective search engine optimization techniques to ensure highest possible ranking.
A "Wiki" is a collaborative Web site that can be directly edited by anyone with access to it. It is usually and informational database that can be updated and edited by visitors to the site.
Pen an article and add it to this resource, which provides access to a searchable encyclopedia containing thousands of pages of up-to-date, real-world information about buying, selling and investing in real estate.
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Update real estate listings and provide missing information for listings with this open database.
A blog is a terrific way to distinguish who you are and what you bring to the table — it's an effective way to get your name out there. A blog also provides you with your own personal site often times free of charge. Whether it's your local neighborhood, real estate tips, or even hobbies, write about what you know best for the benefit of your clients.
Grow and promote your real estate business with this free online blogging community for industry professionals.
Access this free automated blog publishing tool from Google that sends updates to a site via FTP.
Start a blog in seconds without any technical knowledge for free with one of the most user-friendly blogging software available on the Internet.
There are a handful of fantastic blogging software products available if you prefer to have your own URL (i.e. Myblog.com). These sites might charge a nominal monthly fee, but in the long run, the price is well worth the potential results.
Leverage the largest self-hosted blogging tool in the world, used on hundreds of thousands of sites and seen by tens of millions of people every day, if you want to use your own hosting and URL.
Add your site to the most recognized authority on what's happening on the World Live Web, which tracks 102.9 million blogs and more than 250 million pieces of tagged social media.
Promote, deliver and profit from your blog content, as well as track usage of subscribers, with an RSS feed from the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds.
Got writers block? Don't know what to write about? Check out the Web sites below and your fingers will be moving in no time.
Get the word out in your local community about the real estate services that you offer with the following directories. Listing your contact information on these sites is a fantastic — and FREE — way to build your business.
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