Real Property Podcasts


Is SEO dead?

Aug 1, 2011 | Kim Shindle

With 40 percent of clients finding their Realtor® through referrals, social media and a Realtor’s® sphere of influence become more important ways to build relationships with potential new clients, according to real estate expert Matthew Ferrara.

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Matthew Ferrara

Social media means opportunity for Realtors®

Jul 25, 2011 | Kim Shindle

Social media offers an opportunity for Realtors® to grow their business, according to real estate expert Matthew Ferrara. He bases his opinion on information revealed in NAR’s Profile of the Home Buyer and Seller.

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Michelle Bradley

UAD standards for appraisals begin September 1

Jul 11, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

In this podcast, Michelle Bradley, PAR chair of Specialized Practice Issues Subcommittee, explains the new standards set by the Federal Housing Finance Agency.

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EHLP funds help consumers facing foreclosure

May 23, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA), which is administering HUD’s Emergency Homeowners’ Loan Program (EHLP), has approved nearly $10 million in loans, according to Daryl Rotz, a director with PHFA.

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Fuel your body; ignite your business

May 16, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

Take care of yourself and your business will increase, according to Bernice Ross, national speaker and coach.

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Austin Jaffe, Ph.D.

Seasonality and rough winter equals negative numbers

May 2, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

“One shouldn’t get too nervous that we have negative numbers in the first quarter,” said Dr. Austin Jaffe, PAR’s consulting economist.

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David Bleicken

Help clients avoid fraudulent foreclosure companies

Apr 25, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

The PA Department of Banking, which protects consumers from financial abuse, also deals with fraudulent companies that claim to help Pennsylvanian’s going through foreclosure.

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Short sales aren’t for everyone

Apr 18, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

Short sales can help some consumers avoid foreclosures “but a short sale is not for everyone,” according to Courtney Franklin, Realtor® and short sales instructor.

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Cluttered email signatures could cost you a sale

Apr 4, 2011 | Samantha Elliott Krepps

“An email signature should be succinct,” said Amy Chorew, Realtor® and national speaker. “A cluttered email signature could deter clients from working with you.”

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