Tune In, Turn Up: The best real estate podcasts of 2021

Social media marketing has engulfed the residential real estate business, providing a 24/7 reality show reel of real estate agents and their antics. First Bloggers, then Vloggers, and now Tik-Tokers. It seems as though every agent has their finger in one or more social media pie, promoting themselves and their listings to a worldwide, property-hungry audience. 

As an agent, it can’t be easy. It must feel like a media minefield. Just when you think you’ve mastered one platform, the next one starts trending.

This week we’re talking Podcasts. They’re not the newest medium on the block. But they’re what growing numbers of savvy agents are turning to in 2021.

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How to make sure your House Flip doesn’t Flop

Real estate has long been the go-to investment for those looking to build long-term multi-generational wealth.  In red-hot real estate markets, a property’s time-on-market is often single-digit days, and a “fix and flip” investment is fast becoming a tempting strategy.

But as with any business decision, you must take some precautionary measures before diving in.

A “get rich quick” attitude to flipping a home could have you ending up in the poorhouse, and your project turning into a bottomless money pit. 

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Housewarming gifts that’ll guarantee you repeat business

There’s a whole lot of house moving going on right now, as worldwide property sales reach levels unseen in decades. With this brings stiff competition amongst brokers, causing some agents to go above and beyond – even after the deal is done.

So how can agents think outside the box when it comes to building long term client relationships, and leaving that all important lasting impression?

We’ve all heard about that agent who remembers their client’s birthdays, sending cards, flowers or baskets of chocolates. It’s not rocket science, but it’s the little things that can really count. 

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OVERWRITE.ai – An Origin Story

The Covid-19 pandemic has hastened the technological transformation of various sectors and Dubai’s property market has joined the bandwagon.

Cashing in on the need for change and operational efficiency among brokers in the industry, property technology platform OVERWRITE.ai was set up in the UAE in the third quarter of last year.

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PropTech is on the verge of a Bull Run. Are you ready?

Covid-19 has shaken the confidence of an endless list of businesses around the world. But when it comes to PropTech, Founders and Investors aren’t worried. Are we about to witness a bull-run on PropTech and if so, how can real estate companies, startup founders, and investors, position themselves to seize the gains that lie ahead?

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