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The eight postcards in Help-U-Sell Real Estate's new program include testimonials.

At last week’s annual Success Summit, we unveiled a new automated postcard program to help our brokers stay in touch with their centers of influence (CIs). The broad definition of a CI is anyone who can put your name with your face. Did you know it costs five times more to generate a new lead than to tap into people they already know? That is why we created this new program.

The program has eight postcards that will go out during the year to the broker’s selected contacts in our proprietary Office Management System.

Excel Printing & Mailing has worked with us to make the set-up process as simple as possible. A broker simply logs into the Office Management System, selects the contacts, uploads a personal photo, enters a client testimonial, and chooses from a set of real Sold and Saved images. Then the program will be set for the entire year. Brokers can make changes and add contacts throughout the year.

The front side of the postcards will contain information that cannot be edited. This is for cost efficiency purposes. The reverse side of the cards will have the broker’s photo and contact information and either an office testimonial or a Sold and Saved image of the broker’s choosing.

The messaging of the postcards is a balance of general, timely information, such as a spring-cleaning tip, and Help-U-Sell Real Estate content, including the Easy Way chart.

The postcards will cost approximately 36 each, postage included.

Keep an eye out for more details and registration information for a webinar that will walk you through setting up the program.

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We’re in the middle of the fourth annual Help-U-Sell Success Summit in Las Vegas.

So far, we’ve learned about public relations, time management, Google AdWords, effective use of videos in real estate marketing, social media, and our proprietary technology tools.

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Robbie Stevens informs us about video marketing during the annual Success Summit.

We’ve also had some fun mingling with each other and sharing knowledge and tips during roundtable discussions and at our opening reception.

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Lona Murphy, Tiffany Guerin and Debbie Desmond at the opening reception



There’s still more to come, including unveilings of a new partnership and new marketing programs and technology tools. We’ll also hear from some of our top offices during a panel discussion.

If you’re on Twitter, use the hashtag #HUSSummit14 to tweet from the Summit and to follow the action!

Our Help-U-Sell brokers and agents who could not attend will be able to download the presentations from our Office Management System next week.

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Our offices had another stellar month! Eight of them made our list for September.

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Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate in Waynesboro, Va., closed 17 sides in September 2014.

1) Virginia’s Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate tied for first place with 17 closed sides, with four being buyer sides, 11 seller, and one dual-sided transaction.

1) Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties had 17 closed sides: one buyer, 12 seller, and two dual-sided transactions.

2) Help-U-Sell Prestige Properties, in Chino Hills, Calif., finished September with 16 closed sides that consisted of one buyer side, nine seller sides, and three dual-sided transactions.

3) Charlotte-based Help-U-Sell Buy Today kept things symmetrical with seven buyer and seven seller closed sides.

4) In a three-way tie for fifth place, Help-U-Sell Central Properties, out of Chandler, Ariz., closed 12 sides: two buyer sides, eight seller sides, and one dual-sided transaction.

4) Help-U-Sell Edmond/OKC‘s dozen sides were made up of eight seller sides and two dual-sided transactions.

4) North Carolina’s Help-U-Sell Triad Realty closed two buyer sides, four seller sides, and two dual-sided transactions.

5) Rounding out September’s list, Help-U-Sell Greensboro completed 10 sides: four buyer sides, five seller sides, and one dual-sided transaction.

A special acknowledgement goes out to Help-U-Sell Bay Beach Realty, Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties, and Help-U-Sell Prestige Properties for selling homes with sale prices of more than $1 million and saving their sellers thousands of dollars in commission.

[Figures as of Oct. 8, 2014.]

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Help-U-Sell Real Estate to Exhibit at CALIFORNIA REALTOR® EXPO 2014

September 22, 2014

October will be a busy month for Help-U-Sell Real Estate! Before our fourth annual Success Summit in mid-October, we’ll make an appearance at the CALIFORNIA REALTOR® EXPO 2014 in Anaheim. If you plan to attend the expo, which takes place Oct. 7-9, stop by booth #112 and visit Ron McCoy, our vice president of business […]

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Help-U-Sell Options Unlimited Marches in Labor Day Parade

September 16, 2014

Help-U-Sell Options Unlimited‘s broker/owners Brenda and Robert Fischer love giving back to their community, and one of their favorite traditions is to march in the annual Terre Haute Labor Day parade. One of 48 entrants in the parade, the Fischers’ “Army of Red” consisted of more than 40 people all dressed in red Help-U-Sell Real […]

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Top Producers for August 2014

September 9, 2014

Nine of our offices closed at least 10 sides last month, so we have many people to congratulate! 1) Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties is back on top with 19 closed sides: two buyer, 13 seller, and two dual-sided transactions. 2) Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate, located in Waynesboro, Va., tied for second place with 15 closed […]

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Success Summit 2014 Update

September 4, 2014

Believe it or not, the Success Summit is next month! The exact dates are Oct. 14-16, and it will take place at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. The deadline for booking your hotel room with our room block is next Friday, September 12. Rates will be $109 per night (not including a daily $20 resort […]

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How to Join Help-U-Sell Real Estate

August 20, 2014

Are you looking for a new opportunity in real estate? Help-U-Sell Real Estate has been around for almost 40 years, but it is still cutting-edge, both in business model and technology tools. And, with more homeowners regaining equity every day, our low set-fee consumer offering is more timely than ever. To find out how your […]

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Top Producers for July 2014

August 12, 2014

Congratulations to our top-producing offices for July 2014! It was a competitive month. We had an amazing five-way tie for third place. 1) In first place for the second month in a row, North Carolina’s Help-U-Sell Triad Realty closed 17 sides in July. Six were buyer sides and 11 were seller sides. 2) With a […]

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Behind the Scenes of the Buyer Consultant Training Video Shoot

July 28, 2014

Last week, we started putting the finishing touches on our Jack Bailey Buyer Consultant Training Program. The program will last 10 weeks and consists of a weekly coaching call with Jack Bailey, our resident buyer expert and broker/owner of Help-U-Sell Greensboro; worksheets; homework assignments; and videos, which we filmed at the home office in Sarasota […]

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