NC REALTORS® is thrilled to announce Phyllis Furr St. Clair, NC REALTOR® and past president of Homes4NC, and her client, Edie Wilson of Charlotte, are the winners of The Smart Move™ contest. Edie’s entry was unanimously selected out of dozens of eligible entries by a neutral jury panel and was based on originality, creativity, storytelling, and demonstrating why working with an NC REALTOR® was a “smart move” for her. The prizes were awarded during a special ceremony at the NC REALTORS® 2016 Conference & Expo.
Nearly sixty percent of consumers say they’ll never do business with an organization again if their first phone call is not handled to their satisfaction. Being put on hold is one of the biggest annoyances.
NC REALTORS® is thrilled to announce NC REALTOR® Stephanie Walker, owner and broker of Stephanie Walker & Associates in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, is the recipient of the NC REALTORS® 2016 REALTOR® of the Year award. Stephanie was honored earlier this week during a special ceremony at the association’s 2016 Conference & Expo at The Greenbrier in White Sulpher Springs, West Virginia. Stephanie is the 67th honoree of this prestigious award, which was started in 1951 and recognizes dedication and service to the organization, real estate industry, and the community.
Real estate agents often wonder why their social media posts aren’t getting much traction. The reason is that posting articles alone is no longer effective — between Facebook’s algorithm change and the amount of information out there, you need to be more creative with the only chance you have to grab someone’s attention.
You don’t need the flashiest technology to generate buzz today. Sometimes, old-school marketing is still the best way to bring in new customers.