101 Things For Real Estate Agents To Blog About

The Power and Brokerage versions of our Optima IDX and iSite website accounts include a blog page. We make it very easy to take advantage of all the benefits that come with providing a blog on your site. A blog can can dramatically improve the ranking of your site in search engines. Whether you're new to blogging or short on inspiration, this list of 101 topics to blog about will help you produce post after post! 1.    Your listings! Our blog page will automatically create a post for each of your new listings, including a picture, listing information, and a link to view the property details on your website. Since it's a blog post that you can edit, you can also add any supplemental information you may want to share. 2.    An upcoming community event 3.    Local market trends & statistics 4.    Top restaurants in your town 5.    Advice on buying short sales and foreclosures 6.    The value of staging – show before and after photos! 7.    Staging ideas 8.    School district news 9.    Tips for online home search using your website 10.    The best playgrounds in your area 11.    Members of your team – introduce them and the value they bring to your team 12.    A local news article 13.    Questions homebuyers should ask before they make an offer 14.    Museums in your area 15.    Fun local activities for kids 16.    Adult education opportunities in your area 17.    Advice on what to do before putting your house on the market 18.    The pros and cons of buying a fixer upper 19.    Architectural highlights in your area 20.    Dog parks in your area 21.    Historical landmarks in your area 22.    Advice for first time homebuyers 23.    A travel article about your area 24.    The history of your town 25.    Your local library 26.    Festivals and fairs in your area 27.    Local trails for hiking/biking/walking 28.    A news article about the real estate market in your area 29.    Open houses 30.    A visit to your local Farmers’ Market 31.    Volunteer opportunities in your town 32.    Healthcare in your town 33.    Local sports teams 34.    A local artist 35.    How to use your mobile site 36.    Tax credit information for homebuyers 37.    Home improvements and remodeling 38.    Hidden treasures in your town 39.    Accolades received by your town or schools 40.    Things potential homebuyers should know about financing 41.    Testimonials from clients 42.    Local parks 43.    Seasonal activities in your area 44.    Tips on what to look for when touring a property 45.    Common misconceptions about the homebuying/selling process 46.    Green homebuying/remodeling tips and resources 47.    Top reasons why listing with an agent is better than FSBO 48.    How a homebuyer should determine their price range 49.    Renting vs. buying 50.    What to expect from the negotiating process 51.    What to expect from the closing process 52.    Ways to increase the value of a home 53.    How to find the right agent 54.    A curb appeal checklist for sellers 55.    An up-and-coming neighborhood in your area 56.    How to stay on top of new listings with email updates 57.    Recommended resources for helping to manage your credit 58.    How to contest your property taxes (based on an incorrect assessment) 59.    Building an addition – what to keep in mind 60.    Decorating resources (local stores, decorators, etc.) 61.    Mortgage resources (lenders you recommend) 62.    Why getting a pre-approval is a good idea 63.    How to prepare before speaking to a lender and/or applying for a loan 64.    An interesting local business (and send them a copy of the post). 65.    Go through your email: is there a question or comment from one of your clients that can be made into a post? 66.    Conversations with other agents can be a source of great content (e.g. trends or challenges you are seeing in the market) 67.    Take an interesting picture of something local and write a post about it. 68.    Senior housing information 69.    Pet friendly housing 70.    A closing – lessons learned that could be shared with others 71.    Important information about homeowners insurance 72.    An article or post directly from a homeowners’ insurance agent 73.    Gardening and landscaping ideas or issues 74.    City council information 75.    A new housing development 76.    Lofts or work-live space information 77.    Mortgage news 78.    Interest rate news or information 79.    Consumer hoaxes and scams 80.    First time home buyer programs 81.    Investment properties 82.    Home energy conservation 83.    Transportation & Parking 84.    Fair housing issues 85.    Weekend getaways 86.    Home owners associations 87.    Coffee shops/cafes 88.    Where to play golf locally 89.    Crime statistics in your area 90.    Home safety tips 91.    Environmental issues 92.    A client who was fun to work with 93.    Moving with pets 94.    Moving with children 95.    Over-priced homes 96.    Neighbor issues 97.    Day Care options in your area 98.    The final walk through 99.    Being an agent for Baby Boomers 100.  Being an agent for seniors 101.  Buying a second home
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  1. Barry kukowski
    Barry kukowski says:

    Very interested in offering more on my site as well as Facebook to the public and keep my exposure at a maximum. Public service is very important. I am interested in offering the consumer maximum Benefits from my offerings. Best Barry

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