Residential Settlements

Our Week in Tweets: Selling, Syndication, and Blogging

We regularly post links to interesting news articles or great blog posts on our Twitter. Here’s my favourite links tweeted out by @ResSetts this week:

Monday: Top 10 tips to sell your property. Presentation is everything, so Juliet Love shares valuable tips to help prospective buyers visualise themselves in a home for sale.

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/163894364429492224

Tuesday: When US real estate company ARG pulled their listings from syndication websites this week, debate over whether listings syndication is worthwhile or not ensued. The Real Syndication Battle: SEO. Are Brokers Giving Away “Online Real Estate”? adds to the debate by highlighting the way syndication can damage your search engine rank.

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/164221317674053633

Wednesday: The History of a Home – and How Homeowners Can Take Control of Their Home (& Listings). Drew Meyers suggests that it’s a property’s history that makes it appealing – and that an online home “timeline” could help sell homes.

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/164559869754613760

Thursday: How to Make That Personal Connection Through Real Estate Blogging. A short but inspirational post from Real Estate Tomato encouraging real estate bloggers to tell “tales from the heart” to connect with readers on a personal level.

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/164921135086047232

Friday: Online scam leaves renters out of pocket. The tight rental market at the moment is perfect for scammers, who are posing as landlords and asking new renters for online deposits.

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/165272069603475457

We also lost our front window overnight (apparently that happens for no reason, sometimes), and had to get it replaced! (See the shattered window)

https://twitter.com/#!/Ressetts/status/165288075008802817

So that’s our week in tweets. Have a great weekend!