It’s a noisy world out there!
An agent’s job is to get your home sold. It doesn’t happen on its own. It takes an aggressive, well designed marketing plan with several channels. An experienced real estate agent will know where to place your home, how and when to host open houses and how to create the most attractive presentation for your home. In the noise of the internet an agent cannot throw darts, they must have a solid plan of action to get your home sold.
There are so many places to advertise open houses in our world today. Make sure you choose an agent that understands where consumers are finding information for your home. Set your expectations up front. Ask the questions that are important to you. The agent will be able to tell you exactly where your home is marketed, so you can see how it looks. You can also watch the engagement. The better the pictures the better the engagement will be for creating interest in your home.
Open Houses –
Through experience agents know how to use open houses to bring attention to your home. The day, time and exposure makes a difference in the number of people who may show up to see your house. A good agent will give you suggestions on how to prepare your home for the open house.
An experienced agent will have relationships with some of the best videographers, photographers, stagers, graphic artists, printers, lawn care, repair men and cleaners if these services are needed. These are questions to ask potential listing agents. Do you use video in your marketing? Do you use social media in your marketing? Will you hire a photographer and stager? The more questions you ask the more satisfied you will be with your choice of listing agent to market your home.