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How Many Real Estate Agents Are There in Canada?

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Have you ever stopped to wonder how many real estate agents there are in Canada? Since real estate is our business, we certainly have. And whether you’re a buyer or a seller looking for representation or an agent checking out the competition in the marketplace (or maybe you fall somewhere in between), this number is […]

10 Real Estate Agent Problems

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Every job comes with a unique set of problems and being a real estate agent is no exception! If you’re ever looking for a laugh, we highly recommend you check out the #realtorproblems hashtag on both Twitter and Instagram. Today we’re sharing 10 of the funniest recent posts:                 […]

4 Worst Twitter Advertising Mistakes

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Today’s guest post comes to us from Erica Rascón, an online content developer and contributing editor for The Balance Sheet — the Yardi corporate blog. You’ve read the Quick Guide for Twitter Advertising, which is an excellent start to social media marketing. But knowing what not to do can be just as important as knowing what to […]

Unusual Homes in Canada

Unusual Homes in Canada

Here at Point2, we get to see a lot of homes. Condos, single-family homes, apartments… if it’s been listed, we’ve seen it. Of course, our favourites are the unusual homes. Treehouses, earth houses, famous houses—you never know what you’ll find in real estate around the world. Today we’re taking a look at some unusual homes right […]

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent

How to choose a real estate agent

What makes one real estate agent a better fit for your family or property than another? With so many agents and brokers out there, it can be hard to decide whom to work with. Today we’ve put together some tips that will help buyers and sellers find their perfect match. We always recommend that consumers […]

What Do Real Estate Agents Do?

what do real estate agents do

If you’re a real estate agent, chances are that you have probably had to defend your commission once or twice. Maybe you’ve had a client who thinks “you just put a sign in the ground and collect the money.” Or that all you do is drive people around in your car. Here at Point2, we […]

5 Canadian Real Estate Market Trends

Canadian real estate market trends

Can you believe it’s almost May? Now that we’re well into the spring selling season, let’s take a look at Canadian real estate market trends so far in 2015. We found five interesting tidbits that will give you something to talk about with your clients, your colleagues and, of course, your family members. (Are your […]

How to Hire a Real Estate Assistant: Do’s and Don’ts

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It’s no secret that real estate agents are busy people! From meeting with clients and conducting home tours to coordinating home inspections and making sure that every ‘i’ is dotted and ‘t’ is crossed on legal documents, it can be hard to find enough hours in the day to do all that other administrative work […]

3 Ideas for Fun Client Appreciation Events

Real Estate Client Appreciation Events

Client appreciation events are a great way for agents, brokers and offices to show clients and referral partners that you appreciate their business and referrals. Nothing beats a great event for establishing rapport, building your business and getting tongues wagging about how great your brand and services are! Hosting a successful event requires planning and […]

Top 10 Real Estate Sayings & Quotes

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Pretty much every industry has some silly sayings or jargon that sounds like nonsense to people who aren’t in the know. Real estate is no different. There are plenty of funny real estate sayings that agents and brokers use all the time – sayings that your average consumer might not understand. We rounded up 10 […]