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Yearly Archives: 2012

More on National Chip & Dip Day

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As we mentioned in our previous post, National Chip & Dip Day does actually exist. It happens every year on March 14th and is a novel way for real estate agents in the US to connect with their community. Here are some great ideas taken from our recent Success Series webinar with Terri Murphy. Invite […]

Success Series Webinar: Explode Your Income in 2013

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Watch & Learn with Industry Expert Terri Murphy Do you send handwritten notes to your clients in January? Or post tantalizing recipes on your blog for National Chip & Dip Day in March? (It exists, we swear. Just look it up on The Ultimate Holiday Site.) No? Then you may be missing out on valuable […]

The Faces of Point2 – Chris Dagenais

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Title: Director, Software Development Started at Point2: August 2000 Chris is currently on vacation in Mexico with his family, so it’s hard to think of nice words to say about him while I’m stuck here with snow piled up 5 feet high on my driveway. But…since he’s normally a pretty nice guy, I guess we can’t […]

The Faces of Point2 – Shawn Wu

Title: Software Developer Started at Point2: June 2009 Shawn is a pretty quiet person, but his team describes him as being extremely focused and always willing to help no matter the task. All I know is that he makes some amazing homemade spring rolls and anyone who cooks has a place in my heart! We […]

The Faces of Point2 – Lacey Petch

Title: Customer Care Team Trainer Started at Point2: April 2005 Lacey is one of Point2′s “old-timers”, having started originally as a receptionist and in-house cook for our staff lunch meetings (for the record: she makes a mean chili). She soon moved on to be a Customer Care Representative, and then gradually became so smart that we […]

Is Your Listing Information Safe With Us?

There has been a lot of hub-bub in the last year about the pros and cons of listing syndication. In order to stay at the fore-front of listing accuracy and integrity, Point2 has introduced a new listing distribution policy for all of our partners. Without getting into the technical nitty-gritty, this policy effectively limits what […]

The Faces of Point2 – Saul Klein

As one of the founding partners of RealTown in 1995, Saul was contacted by Point2′s board of directors and asked to come to snowy Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada and fill the role of CEO. Born in Hawaii, now living in California – we’re still a little shocked that he accepted. Guiding Point2 through a successful acquisition […]

Webinar: Harness the Selling Power of Video

Watch & Learn with Video Expert Michael Krisa Did you know that 4 billion videos are watched online every day? And over 1 billion of those are viewed on mobile devices. Are you keeping up with the trend? A staggering 73% of homeowners revealed that they prefer working with an agent or broker that uses […]

The Faces of Point2 – David Ford

Title: Software Developer Started at Point2: May 2007 Dave has worked at Point2 for 5 1/2 years and is a veteran member of our development team. A self-proclaimed “cheese guru”, he’ll tell you the difference between Havarti and Gouda – you just have to ask. Don’t let his “quiet” demeanor fool you….it’s a facade for his killer sense […]

How To Create Marketing Emails From Scratch

Email is a powerful tool when used correctly. Having the right message land in your customer’s inbox at the right time can have a dramatic, positive impact on your business, while a half-baked or broken message can banish your future mailings to the spam folder forever.  While it is easy enough to whip up a […]