Blog of Champions

  +++ What’s the Future of Real Estate? (National Association of Realtors) In 1991, the National Association of REALTORS® made an “office of the future” video predicting what kinds of space-age technologies would change the home buying and selling process by the year 2000. READ: Future of Real Estate: http://bit.ly/1oDIqPZ   +++ Austin real estate market vulnerable to undercutting, industry execs say (Austin Business Journal) “We all know the good news. Austin’s real estate market is hot right now, and will be into the the foreseeable future, especially if you’re the one doing the selling. But if you’re buying, those …

Read More

App of the Month: bethere Our Rating:  Why:  bethere is the coolest way to know in advance where friends & others are planning to be. Post what venue you’ll be at and bethere will remind you to take a snap when you arrive! Cost: Free What bethere Does:  “bethere is a new app for iPhone centred around finding great places to hang out and telling your friends when you’ll be there. It’s a new kind of social networking app that every socialite should have. This app picks up where Facebook’s Check-ins leave off. Facebook’s feature of checking-in to a location is …

Read More

It is time to assess your goals that you pin in place the first of the year.  We are halfway through the year and if you are not where you intended to be, ask yourself; why not? Here are my personal suggestions for moving your business forward, fast and efficiently. As part of the process, you might call your good customers and ask them for any feedback they can give you to increase your business.  Ise this feedback in the second half of the year to reach the level you expect based on your good business planning and goals. Work …

Read More

Randy often says, “What we permit we promote,” or as noted author, Ken Blanchard says, “We train people as to how to treat us.” If we are concerned about our clients making demands upon us that go beyond our comfort zone, if our clients are habitually late to meetings, not following our professional instructions, not buying into the business philosophy we promote and follow in the best interests of our client achieving their intended results, generally, treating us on a level less than what we deserve; it’s not the client’s fault, it’s the agent’s fault. If we allow people to …

Read More

    App of the Month: Sitegeist Our Rating:  Why:  Sitegeist is one of those apps that can have a multitude of uses depending on what you need to know. Wherever you are, it immediately provides interesting data about the surrounding area: average age of residents, political contributions, average temperature, commuting trends, and popular nearby places. Sitegeist might just provide the facts your clients are interested in knowing about each spot they visit. Cost: Free What Sitegeist Does:  Sitegeist is a mobile application that helps you to learn more about your surroundings in seconds. Drawing on publicly available information, the app presents …

Read More

Champions Catalog Promo Button

Search