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Social Media: Using Video

The truth is, video marketing (as in having professional videos done) can be very costly and from an economical stand point, it doesn’t make much sense. Videos can cost anywhere from 300-2000 depending on quality, and that is a large amount to invest in all your listings. However, on that million dollar listing, it may be something to consider. However, you should keep in mind that today’s post is all about making some great videos the DIY free way (meaning free!).

Once again, just as in the previous post on Photo apps, there are many video apps, but I am only going to touch upon my two favourite DIY apps – Instagram and Hyperlapse (both the same company, but different purposes).

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Social Media: Using Photo Apps for Real Estate

There are hundreds of apps that you could potentially use for sharing photos on social media, but I personally haven’t used all of them (I’ve used lots though). I am, however, going to share some of my favorites.

Firstly, I want to start off by saying that I highly recommend you take advantage of your smartphone with these apps, because it will give you more authenticity, it will allow people to connect with you on a more personal level, and people are generally more interested in posts that involve pictures or video (especially ones that look good).

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Social Media: Scheduling Posts

Post numéro deux. Maybe you are already coming back for more, maybe this is the first post your reading, and maybe after this, you’ll never want to read another post of mine again. But that’s all for you to find out in this post’s topic on scheduling social media posts.

Carrying over from the previous post in the series, social media can be a lot of work. It is, infact, a full-time job for many people, and your first job as realtor is understandably and obviously real estate. Social media is just a part of your marketing tactic. Thankfully, some wonderful people have realized this and have provided us with excellent solutions to setup posts now to be shared in the future.

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ACTIVITIES OVER THE CHRISTMAS BREAK

Christmas is quickly approaching, and most us we are looking forward to enjoying some relaxing holiday time. For some of us it may only be a day or two of vacation and for others it could be a couple weeks. Regardless of the holiday time that awaits us, it is important that we make the most of it so here are a couple suggestions for things to do during your Christmas holidays:

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DIY THIS MONTH

In the upcoming weeks I am going to have a bit of spare time, and I am planning on doing some “renovations” within my home. Usually I tend to take the IKEA route, and I am probably guilty of electing IKEA as my go to option for furniture improvements due to the whole “IKEA EXPERIENCE”, I simply have had enough with the frustration of navigating through their instruction manuals, feeling my head about to explode as I attempt multiple times to put together one of their products. Therefore I have chosen to dabble into a new strategy. DIY (Do It Yourself)

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HOW TO SAVE THOUSANDS ON YOUR NEXT HOME PURCHASE

Nowadays, everyone loves a good deal; so why wouldn’t you be looking to save thousands of dollars on your next real estate purchase?

The first thought for most, is a “DIY” (do-it-yourself) approach to save on realtor commissions to in turn “get the best deal” on a property, but here are some important considerations that may change your opinion, and ultimately, save you thousands on your next purchase:

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