Below you are going to see in detail the primary websites that I use to market my listings across North Georgia. This investment in on-line marketing has allowed me to provide my clients with results and savings as well! In fact, while the average Realtor sold less than 10 homes over the past year, I average right at 50 homes sold annually!
One of the things I specialize in is maintaining a dominant online presence for myself and my clients. When you list your home with me I cover all the details! If you are selling a home Metro Atlanta, Georgia it will be found online when your hire me to represent you!
One of my favorite features of this site is the maximum exposure it affords all of my clients' properties. One of the first things you will notice when you visit www.hankbailey.com is large full screen high resolution photos of all featured homes. When clicking through each listing you will get a quite a bit more information. The best feature of the site however is how easily it is found online using local real estate terms ranging from city, county, school district searches, to neighborhoods! You have to be found online to be effective!
No other Realtor offers the level of Real Estate marketing that I provide all my clients! All the way down to covering every Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in the State of Georgia!
Realtor.com is the most heavily traveled website for Real Estate in the world. You may have heard that Realtor.com listings are most accurate. "Most accurate" claim(s) pertain to the accuracy of home listings, compared with other national listing portals, and are based on the greater frequency of listings-updating on realtor.com®. Realtor.com® has real estate listings for millions of homes for sale in regions across the United States and Canada. Our listings represent over 800 MLSs and put real estate in top cities and real estate in top states at your fingertips along with thousands of homes in smaller cities and towns. We have mobile users covered as well with smartphone real estate apps for all of the most popular mobile devices, such as iPhone, iPad, and Android.
RE/MAX.com is the #1 Real Estate company site for traffic in the world. RE/MAX's website allows consumers to get nearly all the real estate listings on the market. The other major franchises such as Coldwell Banker and Century 21 for example only have their own company listings displayed. A consumer shopping for a home can visit RE/MAX.com rather than searching multiple sites! This is a very powerful site for marketing homes in Metro Atlanta, Georgia. Remember nobody sells more Real Estate in the world than RE/MAX! This includes RE/MAX of Georgia, which is one of the Top 3 residential real estate organizations in all of Georgia!
Zillow.com is one of the fastest growing real estate mediums and ranks in the top five for Real Estate search traffic. Zillow initially started as a quick home evaluation site where a home owner could punch in their address and quickly get an on-line market price. The accuracy of the site has been marginal at best. Zillow, however, has turned into a great platform for Realtors to market their homes. You can upload numerous pictures as well as update statistics on the homes you are marketing. All the homes I am marketing in Metro Atlanta, Georgia get "enhanced" and Featured in Zillow.com with multiple photos and descriptions.
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. This is an excellent vehicle for marketing my homes in Metro Atlanta, Georgia.
Georgia MLS; With over 2,700 member offices and more than 25,000 agents all across Georgia, Georgia MLS continues to lead the nation as an MLS by combining unparalleled products and services with accurate and timely data, all for one low monthly fee to brokerage company affiliates. Georgia MLS consistently sells more homes than any other MLS in the state. We offer the tools and resources that enable you to effectively do business with your buying and selling clients that produce outstanding results. First Multiple Listing Service, Inc. (FMLS) is the premier data services provider for real estate professionals in Georgia. FMLS was founded by a handful of real estate brokers in Atlanta in 1957. Today, membership is growing quickly and is spreading in every direction throughout Georgia and the Southeast. Currently, FMLS has over 2,000 offices and serves more than 27,000 real estate agents. The FMLS listing database contains more than 36,000 active listings located all over Georgia and the Southeast.
For listings in Athens-Clarke, Oconee, Barrow, and Jackson Counties I will also incorporate and post my listings in the Athens Area MLS or "Classic" MLS as well for greater exposure! As a member of both the Northeast Atlanta Metro Association of Realtors (NAMAR) and the Athens Area Association of Realtors it enhances my ability to network on a personal level with more Real Estate professionals as well as buyers across markets! I've been a member of the Athens Area Association of Realtors since 2005. Find my Classic MLS profile here.
The Listingbook site allows me to sign up customers who may be looking at any number of towns in Metro Atlanta. Once a client is signed up they receive daily updates via email of any new properties that have come on the market that match their search criteria. This is great for my clients because they get MLS access that used to be only reserved for Realtors. Up-to-the-minute real estate information including: new listings, sold data, local sales, trends and recent price reductions for every residential property in your area. Community and school information and public records data. You can preview the Listingbook Property Finder site by clicking here.
The towns in and around Metro Atlanta that I cover include: Buford, Lawrenceville, Snellville, Grayson, Dacula, Hoschton, Braselton, Suwanee, Sugar Hill, Duluth, Lilburn, Johns Creek, Berkeley Lakes, Norcross, as well as Cumming and Alpharetta. Also cover through Athens MLS Athens, Watkinsville (all of Oconee), and Jefferson in Jackson County!
AOL Real Estate is one of the leading real estate listing search portals today. Fueled by listings from Zillow.com, my clients' properties are featured listings and stand out in the crowd!
Hotpads.com is a map based Real Estate search engine, listings of homes for sale, condos, and properties for lease.
Yahoo Real Estate is one of the most trafficked Internet destinations worldwide for real estate listings! With direct feeds from Zillow.com, Yahoo Real Estate provides my listings with enhanced featured exposure!
At Homes.com the goal is to make your home search as easy as possible. That's why we bring together over 3 million real estate listings in one convenient location, and why over 10 million home buyers and renters visit Homes.com each month. Search for your perfect home for sale or rent by property types such as; new homes, apartments, condos, lofts and townhouses. You can even customize your search with simple filters by price, neighborhood, number of bedrooms, square footage and more! Need local help finding your ideal home? Use Homes.com to connect with an expert real estate agent who will help you discover and explore all the available for sale or rent properties in your area. Homes.com also simplifies the home buying process by providing intuitive mortgage calculators, home value charts, local school details, home buying guides, rental pricing, an easy map search, and a wealth of area information to inspire your search for the perfect home.
For over 15 years, Homefinder.com has been committed to making online home shopping a fun, practical and hassle-free experience. How? By creating a doorway connecting home buyers, sellers and real estate professionals, all to give you the listings, tools and resources you need to make your home buying experience as easy as possible.
HGTV Front Door has been providing real estate listings and information on home ownership in a consumer friendly direction for years. This relationship with another portal of high consumer confidence with Zillow fed listing data is a win for my clients!
Beyond all of these, my listings are broadcast to literally thousands of places online including the top local and national brokerage websites and franchises! With this kind of marketing, my clients receive exposure like no other Realtor provides! In a time when many Real Estate agents are cutting back their expenses, I am spending more on the way I market online to make sure my clients; properties are everywhere to be top of mind to buyers' agents and especially to today's home buyer!
I cover Real Estate, home, and residential homes for sale in the following in and around Metro Atlanta and Northeast Georgia: Buford GA Real Estate, Lawrenceville GA Real Estate, Snellville GA Real Estate, Grayson GA Real Estate, Dacula GA Real Estate, Hoschton GA Real Estate, Braselton GA Real Estate, Suwanee GA Real Estate, Sugar Hill GA Real Estate, Johns Creek GA Real Estate, Athens GA Real Estate, Watkinsville GA Real Estate, Cumming GA Real Estate, Alpharetta GA Real Estate, Norcross GA Real Estate, Duluth GA Real Estate, Jefferson, GA Real Estate, and Flowery Branch GA Real Estate.
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