May 2016 archive

REAL Trends Named KW Arlington the No. 1 Top Five-Year Mover

Keller Williams Market Centers Encompassed 60 percent of the total 50 firms recognized.

KW Arlington Market Center ranked No. 1 in the 2016 REAL Trends 500’s analysis of the Top 50 Five-Year Movers ranked by the largest percentage increase in transactions. The Arlington, Texas-based market center was recognized for achieving a record 1061 percent increase in transaction sides, growing from 638 in 2011 to 7,409 in 2015.

Unleash Your Potential and Find Purpose

KW Kids Can is teaching the next generation of entrepreneurs and world leaders how to gain a competitive edge no matter what industry they pursue. By introducing young adults to concepts, principles and concrete tools unlike anything they’ve come across in a traditional classroom, KW Kids Can is enabling individuals to succeed at the highest level.

What in the World is Snapchat?

And should real estate agents be using it? Find out.

Largely in part due to the rise of social media, the ways of marketing are rapidly changing. Most people are familiar with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. There is no doubt that they are great social media platforms for real estate marketing and keeping clients informed. But, there is another platform gaining popularity that you might want to consider.

Frustration at the Fence

What to do when neighboring dogs don’t get along. Advice for your clients.

Imagine your client finds the perfect house with the perfect yard for their dog, but something is wrong. The soon-to-be neighbors have dogs and there seems to be frustration at the fence.

While this can be serious, it doesn’t have to be a deal breaker for the house. Here is expert advice you can share with your clients.

Are Chicken Coops Property Fowls or Perks?

It depends. Help your clients rule their roost with these half dozen pros and cons of backyard chickens.

Raising backyard chickens inside city limits has been gaining popularity nationwide. Chickens are more than just fun, docile pets. Chickens produce eggs that are fresh, nutritious and can offer  nutrition and flavor. More than ever before, real estate agents might be faced with questions about raising and keeping backyard chickens.

Creating Outdoor Living Spaces to Enjoy all Year

Longer days and warmer weather make May the perfect time to celebrate National Barbecue Month.

As the weather warms up, so does the housing market, and real estate agents might find their buyers spending just as much time evaluating the outside of the house as they do the inside. They might also be working with sellers who want to make some improvements to the home that will deliver the most return.

Bringing Inside outside

Longer days and warmer weather make May the perfect time to celebrate National Barbecue Month.

As the weather warms up, so does the housing market, and real estate agents might find their buyers spending just as much time evaluating the outside of the house as they do the inside. They might also be working with sellers who want to make some improvements to the home that will deliver the most return.