Google+ for Real Estate Agents

Google+ for Real Estate Agents


did you know that the real estate
industries increasingly utilizing social media as a means to marketing listings
boosting web traffic and sales social media is an influential medium that if used effectively can connect sellers and their properties to buyers. According
to the National Association of Realtors in 2012 ninety percent of home buyers used the internet to find properties that
would interest them Of all the viewed properties online sixty-two percent resulted in a walkthrough, 32 percent found an agent to use in their search and/or
purchase of a new home and 76 percent drove by or viewed the
property in person this is Edie of Virtually In Sync and The Video VA Blog in this series the video va tips
for real estate agent I’ll identify and explore how social media can be used to
assist in gaining exposure for listings and for
finding perspective buyers Today we’ll explore Google+ although considered one of the
newest kids on the block Google+is of the the fastest growing social media sites out there this rapid growth may continue to YouTube Google+ its most recent redesign of their platform which makes it much more
user-friendly according to Global Web index Google+ now ranks second behind Facebook the stats about Google+ make them a
social media website that you need to pay attention to Google+ has 359 million active users to date with 135 million of them actively
posting 20 million use their phones to connect each and every month here are
a few ways you can use Google+ for your real estate business with
Google+ Circles a real estate agent target their
marketing efforts to very specific group or niche whether they be home buyers looking to
purchase in a certain market empty nesters looking to downsize or
those looking only for condominiums you will be able to
target your post directly to that group as opposed to
everyone Google+ communities allow you to join existing
communities or start new ones that contain your ideal audience there are many communities for the real
estate market that range on marketing to the best of
real estate videos business tips and foreclosures just to
name a few you can also use the events feature in
the same way that you do for Facebook by using to announce open
houses for special events without having to
install third-party applications you can use
Google Hangouts to meet with your clients what if you had a client located in
California that need to relocate to New York where
you are using Google Hangouts would enable you
to take him on a video tour of a property you just found you can also use Google Hangouts to hold video chats with
your team of up to 10 agents any and all activity on Google+ helps with your overall search rankings on Google so using is a part your social media
marketing is a win win if you would like to learn
more ways social media can expand your real estate
business subscribe to my channel for more videos: tips and to view the entire series if you
would like how incorporating social media into your
overall marketing contact me for a free consultation by
clicking the link below

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *