Your Ultimate Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 4:53 pm

Believe it or not, summer is right around the corner! Hot days, afternoon rain, more humidity than you can handle, and higher air conditioning bills are about to become everyone’s reality here in Alabama. Late spring and early summer are a great time to take care of a few maintenance items and keep things running… Read More >

Why Should I Become a Real Estate Agent?

Posted on August 10, 2016 at 8:14 pm

There are tons of career choices out there for you. Why should real estate agent be one of them? You may have asked yourself this question before. Chances are, you’ve encountered a real estate professional at some point – whether you bought a home, sold a home, had one help you with a rental agreement,… Read More >

First-Time Home Buyer? Here’s What Not to Do

Posted on March 10, 2013 at 7:14 am

Author: LearnVest LearnVest offer sound financial tips and advice for every aspect of life. Check out these friendly warnings for prospective home buyers. Insanely low mortgage interest rates — and the knowledge that they’ll eventually go up again — make a lot of people feel like it’s time to buy a house right now. And… Read More >

How to View Your Listing’s Web Counts and Analytics

Posted on March 5, 2013 at 6:01 am

Have you ever needed to send your client analytics or web counts for a listing? Have you ever wondered whether or not your property is really being viewed online?  Well, there are 2 ways we can view property listing analytics. You can view them from the MLS itself through a report, or if you have… Read More >

How Are We Doing?

Posted on March 1, 2013 at 3:54 am

In 2011, LAH produced a total sales volume of $176,033,906. Last year our sales totaled $232,071,135, an increase of 31.8%. In 2011, our sales associates earned total commissions of $3,442,299. In 2012, we earned $4,680,922, an increase of $1,238,623 or 35.98%. In both years, our most active month for closings was June. February, March and… Read More >

Understanding Twitter: The Basics for Realtors

Posted on February 25, 2013 at 12:05 pm

by Carla from What is Twitter? Twitter is a social media platform, or micro-blog, that allows you 140 characters or less for your messages. People can follow along and reply. Of course with every social media system, there is terminology you need to know. General Twitter Terminology Tweets: status updates that are 140 characters… Read More >

HootSuite: Quick Start Guide

Posted on February 22, 2013 at 10:41 am

All of the following information can be found on Welcome to HootSuite! The HootSuite Quick Start Guide summarizes six important steps that will help you get started with your HootSuite dashboard. This social media management tool can be used to manage multiple social profiles, schedule messages and tweets, track brand mentions, analyze social media… Read More >

What Is HootSuite and How to Use It

Posted on February 20, 2013 at 10:01 am

What is HootSuite? In the broaded terms, HootSuite is a social media management system.  You can use it for your business or organization to collaboratively execute campaigns across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. In a nutshell, it allows your to control multiple social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google +, and more. It… Read More >

The 30-Day Facebook Realtor Challenge

Posted on February 18, 2013 at 8:55 am

by Katie Lance; Loosely edited by Cedric Weatherly Too often I see a “Facebook graveyard” – Facebook pages created by real estate agents with the best of intentions but unfortunately they are left to die from lack of attention. Most Facebook business pages that are run by agents have one common problem: lack of consistent content…. Read More >

FACEBOOK: The Art of the Status Update

Posted on February 16, 2013 at 8:31 am

by Katie Lance Consistently posting is a huge component to getting more eyeballs to your Facebook page, but there is another thing that not too many people talk about — the art of the status update. Here Are 5 Tips To Improve The Status Updates On Your Facebook Business Page: Don’t write anything misleading. Don’t… Read More >