Online Real Estate Marketing
The National Association of Realtors 2009 Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers Report with regard to the home search process and the use of the Internet reported that 90% of buyers used the Internet to search for homes and 76% did so frequently.
Searching online for a home is now the very first step in the buying process for most people today. In 2009, 36 percent of buyers reported that they found their home online, up from 32 percent last year. An additional 36 percent of recent buyers found their home through their real estate agent, up from 34 percent last year. Sixty percent of home buyers used multiple listing services (MLS) websites; the most frequently used online resource.
Our Online Marketing Strategy
We are on the cutting edge of real estate technology, so much in fact that we receive over 300 new buyers contacting us each month! Our company is backed by a real estate website network of over 800 domains and a real estate technology company, ViralHomeMarketing.com. We continue to advance technology to bring more value to your home selling experience. Below is a summary of the various online marketing tools we use to maximize web presence of your home.
Local Community Network
Our company is focused on community development and owns over 100 hyper-local San Diego websites specifically for each community within the county. We host events each month driving local traffic back to our website network and your listings.
Extensive Exposure on Websites
Our website at www.SDHomeMap.com, gives easy access of featured listings to a traffic of over 4,000 monthly visitors! We have 7 full time employees focused on generating buyers for your listings and to insure we rank high on major search engines, such as www.yahoo.com and www.google.com.
Our database of over 60,000 Buyers, Investors, Real Estate Agents and Brokers receive details of your property and open house information via email.
Social Networking & Blogging
Social media marketing promotes your listing through social media channels and is a powerful strategy that keeps us in day-to-day contact with other real estate professionals, clients, buyers and investors. In addition, we can inform our network instantly of new listings, local real estate news and resources. Social communities are a great addition to our main sources of web traffic that we’re already receiving from search engines. Our social networking and blogging strategy has allowed us to expose our website (and your home) to large groups of people spontaneously, gaining A LOT of attention and generating tremendous amount of traffic to our clients homes.
The statistics show the importance of having as much Internet presence as possible. Our online strategy creates exposure for your listing. Your listing will be distributed to over 7 million Internet home shoppers through our syndication feeds with other home search websites, and can be accessed through over 800 websites, some of which are listed below:
Craigslist.com – Re-posted every 3 days for maximum exposure
YouTube.com – Virtual tour of listing
Yahoo.com – Real Estate
MSN.com Real Estate
BankofAmerica.com Real Estate
and MANY MORE!