Agents Online Real Estate Forums, Discussion, Realtors Marketing Tips

Follow AgentsOnline on TwitterFollow AgentsOnline on Facebook

Click Here to display our logo on your site and link to us!
AgentsOnline Real Estate Discussion Forums Logo

Realtor CommunityA popular online real estate community since 1998!


Advertisements


Sponsored Links
Advertisements
How To Advertise Here
How To Advertise Here

Good Idea!
Realtor Promotion Service

Sponsored Links
(Views)Popular Topics
I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! 28527009
No new orders today 13144569
Stupid MLS comments. 3359323
What do you know about Froy Candelario, top agent in USA 1235320
Stupid QC comments and BPO requirements. 1107801
New HUD Listing Brokers---Any Update? 1062507
Is there religious content in Buffini class? 850744
Let's talk about our cars 702505
Name that Flick. Great movie Lines. 627725
Most common items found at an REO 625618
Pay it Forward - BPO/REO Tips & Tricks I & II 618206
REOTRANS 466546
EML 459235
Main Street 448934
asset val seminar in colorado 425425
assist 2 sell or 1 percent realty? 356103
HOMONYMS - There, Their, and They're 331583
Evalonline 300210
Land America 285053
Mainstreet 261860
Matched Content
Page 680 of 718 < 1 2 ... 678 679 680 681 682 ... 717 718 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#459878 - 11/25/17 05:57 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! **** [Re: Mr. Clean]
gitmonee Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: 10/23/13
Posts: 601
Loc: LA California
Originally Posted By: Mr. Clean

You will get 50% more numbers because many numbers are UNADDRESSED and therefore when you map search they aren't exported.


unaddressed. that's like calling random numbers in the phone book.

Top
Advertisements
#459880 - 11/25/17 08:09 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Lucky Leonardo]
estatereal Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 01/27/07
Posts: 3184
Loc: LAND OF THE FREE!
Do you guys verify that you have an owner on the phone when you give your pitch?

I do, I ask, is this mr. Smith? Then go with my intro. If he says no then I say, sorry, wrong number.

I can't.see.how calling random numbers is good. It would be like emailing random people.

Top
#459881 - 11/25/17 08:30 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: gitmonee]
Lucky Leonardo Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 12/26/09
Posts: 2038
Loc: CA
Originally Posted By: gitmonee
Originally Posted By: Z06Fanatic
Do you guys use a pre-listing package? I've heard a mix of some people using them and some don't - I guess the idea is to overcome objections prior to meeting as well as increase your chances of getting a signed contract on the spot. I would imagine you never want to write the list price and commission on a pre-list - those could kill your interview before it even starts.



are people still doing old fashioned paper prelisting booklets rather than filling out a pretty website template ?
That is so low tech

quality print = expensive,
and it's just one more piece of garbage that sellers have to throw away eventually

I think printed prelisting packages are only recommended by low tech last-century dinosaurs like Mike Ferry.


So what is the other option to a printed pre-lisitng package?

Emailing it to them??

Top
#459882 - 11/25/17 08:32 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Lucky Leonardo]
Lucky Leonardo Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 12/26/09
Posts: 2038
Loc: CA
Originally Posted By: Lucky Leonardo
Originally Posted By: gitmonee
Originally Posted By: Z06Fanatic
Do you guys use a pre-listing package? I've heard a mix of some people using them and some don't - I guess the idea is to overcome objections prior to meeting as well as increase your chances of getting a signed contract on the spot. I would imagine you never want to write the list price and commission on a pre-list - those could kill your interview before it even starts.



are people still doing old fashioned paper prelisting booklets rather than filling out a pretty website template ?
That is so low tech

quality print = expensive,
and it's just one more piece of garbage that sellers have to throw away eventually

I think printed prelisting packages are only recommended by low tech last-century dinosaurs like Mike Ferry.


So what is the other option to a printed pre-lisitng package?

Emailing it to them??


Yes, I find addressing them by name reduces reflex no's and automatic hang ups in most calls. I have done both.

Top
#459889 - 11/25/17 12:20 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: gitmonee]
Mr. Clean Offline
Member

Registered: 04/03/17
Posts: 219
Loc: Western Canada
Originally Posted By: gitmonee
Originally Posted By: Mr. Clean

You will get 50% more numbers because many numbers are UNADDRESSED and therefore when you map search they aren't exported.


unaddressed. that's like calling random numbers in the phone book.



... which is what we all do

Top
#459890 - 11/25/17 12:24 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: estatereal]
Mr. Clean Offline
Member

Registered: 04/03/17
Posts: 219
Loc: Western Canada
Originally Posted By: estatereal
Do you guys verify that you have an owner on the phone when you give your pitch?

I do, I ask, is this mr. Smith? Then go with my intro. If he says no then I say, sorry, wrong number.

I can't.see.how calling random numbers is good. It would be like emailing random people.


It shows the owners name, just not the address. I know this person lives within 10 minutes of my ofifice and there is a 90% chance they own the property. and after I run through the list and dnc renters it will be 100%.

I canít see how you guys wouldnít want those numbers!

Top
#459891 - 11/25/17 01:19 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Mr. Clean]
sualk54 Offline
Member

Registered: 03/19/13
Posts: 417
Loc: Hamilton, ON
Originally Posted By: Mr. Clean

It shows the owners name, just not the address. I know this person lives within 10 minutes of my ofifice and there is a 90% chance they own the property. and after I run through the list and dnc renters it will be 100%.

I canít see how you guys wouldnít want those numbers!


Thanks for the tip- I just resubscribed to Telelisting and used this promo code for a 20% discount: TOJIMOB

http://app.telelisting.net/affiliate?coupon=TOJIMOB

if the link does not work, cut and paste to your browser

Top
#459892 - 11/25/17 06:55 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Lucky Leonardo]
CaliRealtor23 Offline
Member

Registered: 11/08/17
Posts: 14
Loc: CA
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.

Top
#459894 - 11/26/17 10:31 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: CaliRealtor23]
leaf fan Offline
Member

Registered: 10/01/16
Posts: 59
Loc: Ontario
Originally Posted By: AbbasM
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.


I have 500 in my "lead/nuture data base" this took a couple yrs to develop on an avg of 50 per day (need to increase that and be consistant).
I will close 41 deals this yr my wife did another 24 deals.
I closed 17 deals from follow up and 4 deals from calls initiated in 2017.
My follow up is:
1) Hand written note after phone convo (take good notes of our talk for my CRM)
2) 4 weekly mailers (trying to buy name awareness)
3) put on my monthly mailer
4) call back at appropriate time
5) set appt or reschedule another call based on time frame

My criteria is they need a specific reason for moving, move within a year and don't have an agent they are commited too.

The money is in the followup and I personally find it profitable to spend my marketing dollars on this group.

Top
#459895 - 11/26/17 01:31 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Mr. Clean]
Trouble Offline
Member

Registered: 02/14/16
Posts: 367
Loc: GTA Ontario
Originally Posted By: Mr. Clean
Originally Posted By: estatereal
Do you guys verify that you have an owner on the phone when you give your pitch?

I do, I ask, is this mr. Smith? Then go with my intro. If he says no then I say, sorry, wrong number.

I can't.see.how calling random numbers is good. It would be like emailing random people.





It shows the owners name, just not the address. I know this person lives within 10 minutes of my ofifice and there is a 90% chance they own the property. and after I run through the list and dnc renters it will be 100%.

I canít see how you guys wouldnít want those numbers!


True, looks like a great option.


Edited by Trouble (11/26/17 01:33 PM)

Top
#459896 - 11/26/17 02:18 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: CaliRealtor23]
estatereal Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 01/27/07
Posts: 3184
Loc: LAND OF THE FREE!
Originally Posted By: AbbasM
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.


I keep notes on things they reveal so that I can reference for familiarity on the next call. Do you do something like that?

Example.....they might say.....Im thinking about hitting the market in the spring because I'd like to be in my new place over the summer so my kids start the new school year....

You use that in your next intro so that they know they talked to you without having you have to ask "do you remember me".


Edited by estatereal (11/26/17 03:11 PM)

Top
#459897 - 11/26/17 03:23 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: CaliRealtor23]
Mr. Clean Offline
Member

Registered: 04/03/17
Posts: 219
Loc: Western Canada
Originally Posted By: AbbasM
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.


I donít think it really matters if they remember you or not. You are just calling to see if they are ready to get started with listing there home and if so then book the appointment.

Like estatereal said, reference something specific they said. I always start my follow-ups like this ďhi mr seller, mr clean here from abc realty. We spoke on the phone about a Month ago and you mentioned you were retiring in December and going to move to Kelowna. I wanted to check in and see how the plans were coming along?Ē

Often they remember me because I am so specific. Sometimes they donít, but because I was so specific they know we had the conversation and have no problem giving me an update and proceeding as if they remember.


Edited by Mr. Clean (11/26/17 03:24 PM)

Top
#459898 - 11/26/17 03:45 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Lucky Leonardo]
estatereal Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 01/27/07
Posts: 3184
Loc: LAND OF THE FREE!
"but because I was so specific they know we had the conversation and have no problem giving me an update and proceeding as if they remember."

this^^^^

Top
#459903 - 11/27/17 09:25 AM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: leaf fan]
Trouble Offline
Member

Registered: 02/14/16
Posts: 367
Loc: GTA Ontario
Originally Posted By: leaf fan
Originally Posted By: AbbasM
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.


I have 500 in my "lead/nuture data base" this took a couple yrs to develop on an avg of 50 per day (need to increase that and be consistant).
I will close 41 deals this yr my wife did another 24 deals.
I closed 17 deals from follow up and 4 deals from calls initiated in 2017.
My follow up is:
1) Hand written note after phone convo (take good notes of our talk for my CRM)
2) 4 weekly mailers (trying to buy name awareness)
3) put on my monthly mailer
4) call back at appropriate time
5) set appt or reschedule another call based on time frame

My criteria is they need a specific reason for moving, move within a year and don't have an agent they are commited too.

The money is in the followup and I personally find it profitable to spend my marketing dollars on this group.



these are amazing numbers leaf fan. you're obviously doing something right. thanks for the encouragement.

Top
#459908 - 11/27/17 05:34 PM Re: I MAKE 100 COLD CALLS EVERY DAY & LOVE IT! [Re: Mr. Clean]
Lucky Leonardo Offline
Major Contributor

Registered: 12/26/09
Posts: 2038
Loc: CA
Originally Posted By: Mr. Clean
Originally Posted By: AbbasM
I have a problem when I follow up with my leads. Almost none of them recall our conversation/remember me when I call. What do you guys do to get them to actually remember you? (IE Whats your follow up system like?)

Also, whats your follow up script? I'm using one very similar to MFO now.


I donít think it really matters if they remember you or not. You are just calling to see if they are ready to get started with listing there home and if so then book the appointment.


If they remember you, you will be top of mind and a good percentage of them will call you for the listing appointment.

Top
Page 680 of 718 < 1 2 ... 678 679 680 681 682 ... 717 718 >






Google Custom Forum Search

This Google Custom search may do a better job of searching the forums for some keywords than the old forum search does. The results do not include threads from the Asset Managers Forum however. To search that forum you will need to be actually in the Asset Managers Forum and you will need to use the old forum search below.
Search

Newest Members
kmajors, alen111, deanne, Cupcakes, whoiamnow
30193 Registered Users
Who's Online
0 registered (), 80 Guests and 6 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Shout Box

Top Posters (30 Days)
Vermont 19
Trouble 17
estatereal 11
Z06Fanatic 10
T.T. 8
Mr. Clean 8
newagent2028 8
HChomat 7
Big Kahuna 5
Bigtoe 5
silex 5
kerage 4
Micah149 4
Gamin' Agent 3
GC8fan 3
Facebook

How To Advertise Here


This site presented by RNC Internet Services