• A ‘Great Conspiracy’ or a Demand for More Visible Value

    Monday, April 30, 2007 4:04 PM

    By Mike Parker RISMEDIA, March 22, 2007-In a dynamic and stimulating presentation given at the Association Executives Institute Conference February 19 in San Diego, Blanche Evans, editor of Realty Times, woke up many in the audience with her call to action. Evans presentation, titled: “The Conspiracy to Put You Out of Business and How You […]

  • Niche Web Sites: A Success Story

    Monday, April 30, 2007 11:39 AM

    BY MICHAEL RUSSERBroker Agent News It’s advice you often hear in the real estate business: To be successful, you must find a profitable niche and gear your marketing to that specific audience. However, when it comes to online marketing, few practitioners take that advice to heart. Here, I hope to show you why it’s worth […]

  • How the Internet is Reshaping Real Estate

    Friday, April 27, 2007 9:52 AM

    By Stefan Swanepoel RISMEDIA, April 27, 2007-Last month, we highlighted some of the trends affecting today’s home buying and selling consumer as reported in the recently released Swanepoel TRENDS Report. This month, we explore author Stefan Swanepoel’s views on the impact of the Internet on our industry. Here, Swanepoel details how technology is changing the […]

  • Point2 Technologies & InternetCrusade implement Single Sign On

    Friday, April 27, 2007 8:07 AM

    Point2 Technologies Inc. and InternetCrusade’s RealTown have introduced Single Sign On (SSO), a Web authentication initiative that will enable members of Point2 NLS (Point2 National Listing Service) and RealTown.com to access or sign up to either system directly from their respective Online Office, using their existing credentials, identity and pass codes. “There are many situations […]

  • VFlyer launches wireless tools

    Thursday, April 26, 2007 9:06 AM

    Users can send, view ads using mobile devices Inman News VFlyer, a company that builds marketing tools for real estate professionals to distribute and showcase property listings, today announced that it has entered the mobile realm with the rollout of wireless Internet and text-messaging tools. With this latest innovation, vFlyer users can send or view […]

  • Point2 Technologies And InternetCrusade® Implement Single Sign On Web Authentication Initiative

    Wednesday, April 25, 2007 2:41 AM

    Advanced SSO Technology Enables RealTown.com and Point2 NLS Members to Login Just Once and Create a “Personalized Virtual Network” Saskatoon, SK and San Diego, CA – April 25, 2007 – Point2 Technologies Inc. (“Point2”) and InternetCrusade’s RealTown (“IC”) today introduced Single Sign On, a web authentication initiative that will enable members of Point2 NLS (Point2 […]

  • Is a National MLS the Way To Go?

    Friday, April 13, 2007 2:57 AM

    By Stefan Swanepoel RISMEDIA, April 13, 2007-Many think that the notion of a national MLS is a good one. According to Jim Sherry, technically there is no reason a national MLS would not work. He says it’s more about getting the egos out of the way first. The consolidation of MLSs into super-regional ones or […]

  • Online Marketing: Is There a Conspiracy or Is It Evolution?

    Monday, April 02, 2007 9:20 AM

    by Michael E. Parker In a dynamic and stimulating presentation given at the Association Executives Institute Conference February 19 in San Diego , Blanche Evans, Editor of Realty Times, woke up many in the audience with her call to action. Ms. Evans presentation, entitled: The Conspiracy to Put You Out of Business and How You […]

  • Online Buying and Selling Via the Internet Attracts Users of Construction Equipment and Heavy Trucks

    Sunday, April 01, 2007 4:41 AM

    Online opportunities abound in today’s market for buying and selling construction equipment — but old-fashioned due diligence is still required April 1, 2007 By Walt Moore, Senior Editor Eight years ago, René Bates, owner of René Bates Auctioneers in McKinney, Texas, casually wondered if he could use the Internet to dispose of vehicles left over […]