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Understanding Exposure: Listing Interiors (Part 1)Understanding Exposure: Listing Interiors (Part 1)
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Listing Interior: Living Room

The most difficult part of real estate photography is, without question, the listing interior.  To make matters worse, the average listing requires at least …

Needing website design or listing entry assistance?Needing website design or listing entry assistance?
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The Real Estate Web Guy

This month’s Alliance Member Program (AMP) Spotlight falls on: The Real Estate Web Guy, Michael Carbonara. Formerly a real estate professional, Michael utilizes those …

New Point2 Agent Email System Almost Here!New Point2 Agent Email System Almost Here!
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Macbook-Mail

It’s almost here.  Next week marks the start of the migration to the new Point2 Agent Rackspace email accounts! Between the weeks of September 15-October 9, current …

Understanding Exposure: Listing ExteriorsUnderstanding Exposure: Listing Exteriors
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Listing Exterior

For most people, shooting the listing exterior is one of the easiest shots to achieve.  The sun usually provides ample amounts of light, and …

Germophobes Rejoice! HealthMap Is Here To Keep You CleanGermophobes Rejoice! HealthMap Is Here To Keep You Clean
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organisms

When a consumer is relocating to a new town/state/country there is a plethora of information available on the web they can use to check …

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Summer is over.  But don’t get too bummed out.  We’ve got a great reason for you to be thrilled in September. For the entire …

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Well folks, I am leaving Point2 today.  Don’t worry everybody; this isn’t some crazy lady posting some final words of bitterness to her soon-to-be-former …

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A few months back, we mentioned that we were looking forward to some crazy-good improvements here at Point2.  And we’re pleased to say, you won’t be …

Point2 Sheds Pounds for CharityPoint2 Sheds Pounds for Charity
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Lacey at the gym

A few months back a group of Point2’ers embarked on a weight loss challenge.  The first person who lost 10% of their total body weight and …

Get Your Listings On The Red CarpetGet Your Listings On The Red Carpet
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NewYorkTimes.com Listing

…With Spotlight Ads Hopefully everyone has followed the advice we posted last week which lists ways to create your listings so they get noticed.  …

Your Home Is Your Castle – LiterallyYour Home Is Your Castle – Literally
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home_for_sale

One of the awesome perks of operating an international listings portal – *cough* Point2 Homes *cough* – is that I get to see some …

Staging a Home: Small Changes Can Mean More MoneyStaging a Home: Small Changes Can Mean More Money
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hourglass

First impressions speak volumes, whether we are meeting a new person, entering a new city, or viewing a prospective purchase. These first impressions are …

Spam Sucks, reCAPTCHA HelpsSpam Sucks, reCAPTCHA Helps
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reCAPTCHA

I hate spam.  We all do.  It’s become even more of an issue lately as spammers have decided to use online forms on Point2 Agent …

Back to Basics: Understanding ExposureBack to Basics: Understanding Exposure
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exposure

I’m not sure how it happened, but my posts over the last few months have grown incredibly nerdy.  I mean, for the select few …

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Our home province of Saskatchewan, announced today the launch of Canada’s first automated national real estate property listing syndication program.  This is the first to …

13 Ways to Get Your Listings Noticed13 Ways to Get Your Listings Noticed
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No shortage of listing photos here!

Any way you slice it, your listings are your #1 marketing tool.  How can you be sure to market your listings effectively and get …

Getting It ‘Write’Getting It ‘Write’
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closerwriting

(With apologies to Kathleen Allardyce’s Getting It Write, Inc.) Let’s face it, not all of us were born with superb writing skills.  Perhaps, there …

Point2 Kickin’ it INMAN Connect-StylePoint2 Kickin’ it INMAN Connect-Style
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ConnectHappy

INMAN Connect San Francisco was a great time for the Point2 crew, as it always tends to be. I always love the West Coast …

How To: Creating 360° Virtual ToursHow To: Creating 360° Virtual Tours
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360 degree virtual tour

The growing demand for 360° virtual tours has led to a onslaught of new software, hardware and professional services.  Although there are a variety …

Moving On Up…or OutMoving On Up…or Out
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uboxes_logo

It is summer, and that usually means one thing: moving!  Whether it is a child preparing to move away for school, clients preparing to …