Gmail for Realtors – Creating Mailing Groups

Many agents have groups of clients and leads which need to be contacted at a regular basis. You may want to update your best clients on new market conditions, customer appreciation events, or even free give aways from time to time. You may have a list of leads, which you sent listing updates to. In…

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Idrive Lite for Blackberry and Iphone

If you have ever lost your data from a hard drive failure or lost your contacts from your phone after it bounced down the street then you’ll understand the importance of this new app, available for both the Blackberry and the Iphone. Basically Idrive lite will back up all your contact data for you onto…

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The Story of Howard Home Buyer

This is the story of Howard home buyer. Howard, like many home buyers, is starting his search online. He has many options, he can go to Google and start a search for hometown homes for sale. Hmmm, he notes that some local Realtor sites are there and takes a look.\\\\n\\\\nHe finds Ronald realtor. This is…

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Social Media is here to stay it’s time to get onboard!

Don’t believe in Social Media? Well, it probably doesn’t believe in you either! Which is why you don’t get squat from it! Ignoring social media is like missing the most important networking event in your community of the century! Anybody who’s anybody is there, but you. 15 years ago there was this thing called the…

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Real Estate Round Up September 9th, 2009

Sellsius.com released a post this week on the WordPress security hole. Basically a hacker can create an Admin account on WordPress blogs, Sellsius has linked to a video showing how to find these accounts and remove them. Armingyourfarming.com wrote a nice Before and After Case Study on lead generation for a basic real estate website.…

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Google Calendar Realtors

We continue on a journey of Google Tools, which are free to use and incredibly useful for Realtors. Today I cover Google Calendar, how I use it, and why it works so well. Please leave your comment and don’t forget to join me on Facebook at: http://www.youhavetom.com Or on Twitter at: http://www.twitter.com/tlyons Enjoy!

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Gmail for Realtors – Multiple Accounts

I had a request to today asking if it was possible to have more than one Gmail account. The answer to that is yes, and I thought a quick video explaining might be in order. Enjoy.

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Gmail Starred Messages Tip

Understanding how some of the free tools available today can be as helpful as paid tools can help you improve your bottom line.  There’s an old adage that says, “It’s not how much you make, it’s how much you keep.” So here’s a Gmail tip, on how it helps you keep track of your task,…

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Gmail for Realtors Tip – Canned Responses

I love Google tools, I love Gmail, I love Google Apps, I love Google Calendar, I sorted of like Google Tasks, but hey you can’t have everything right. I love how it all integrates into my Blackberry. But enough of the lovefest, we’re here for some serious learning! This is all in the video below…

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Another Twitter Tip for Realtors

We talked last time about using Tweet Deck to search for local Twits(Twitter users) and to start follow them. Well here’s another good reason to perform that local search. Tweet-Ups! not sure what a tweet-up is? Watch the video! Starting to get the point of this little social app.  It’s not all about finding out…

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