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Category: Real Estate Websites

Heartbleed: Should I Change My Password?

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If you keep an eye on tech news – or even if you don’t – you probably heard the word “heartbleed” on repeat last week. Heartbleed is a bug that compromises the security of websites that use OpenSSL encryption technology to protect sensitive data. This includes the names and passwords of website visitors. Some have […]

Point2 Portals Everywhere!

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Point2 MLS & Association Consumer Portals in the News Two of our Point2 MLS and Association Consumer Portals made rounds in the press last week, appearing in Inman News, on the Yardi blog and many other places. If you haven’t heard about our consumer-facing real estate search portals yet, you might enjoy taking a look at […]

Point2 Agent Feature Spotlight: Customizable Headers

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Have you been following along with our new Point2 Agent Product Updates blog series? These are (almost) weekly posts that we create to alert our members to new and/or updated Point2 Agent features. If you haven’t, you may have missed a big announcement that we made a few weeks back: Users can now edit the […]

FONTASTIC! The Best Fonts for Real Estate Websites

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You’re a savvy real estate agent. You sell for a living. Your personality and skills speak for themselves when you meet members of your community in real life. And your real estate website represents you to the multitudes of online home buyers and sellers searching the web every day. You’ve got a charismatic headshot, catchy […]

Real Estate Domain Extensions

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If there’s one thing we keep an eye on around here, it’s domains (we’re an exciting bunch, we know). We had just done a lot of reading on the recent .realtor news when a friend mentioned that .estate is now available. That got us wondering: What other real estate-related domain extensions are coming up for […]

PropertyShark Review – An Agent’s Guide to Extensive Property Information

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Since there’s no shortage in online tools for agents – but choosing the most useful ones is not always an easy task – here’s a great resource for your real estate needs: PropertyShark.com. With a wide-ranging customer roster that includes agents from companies like Douglas Elliman, Stribling & Associates and The Corcoran Group, PropertyShark has positioned […]

New to Point2 Homes: Add Your Listing, Canada!

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For all of those Canadian agents out there who aren’t Point2 Agent users yet (and why not?) we have added a brand new way to submit your listings to Point2 Homes. Listings can be added automatically directly from CREA or your association. Learn more: Today we’re excited to announce a new feature on Point2 Homes, […]

Real Estate Agent Resolutions

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The new year is almost upon us and you know what that means… champagne! Oh wait, we got a little carried away. What we meant to say is “resolutions.” Resolutions are those things you resolve to do in the next year that you may not have managed to do in the current year. Often they […]

The Twelve Tips NOW to Make 2014 Extraordinary

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After a full year of slugging it out on the battlefield of business, like a lot of agents, you might be feeling a bit overwhelmed, burned out and somewhat deflated! Even if you’ve had a great year for income and productivity, getting re-energized, re-focused and re-ignited seems daunting as we face another brand new year. […]

2013: Point2’s Year in Review

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Can you believe the year is almost over? 2013 was a big year for the team here at Point2. We celebrated Bacon Appreciation Day and International Pie Day, hung out with our kids and, oh yeah, we worked really hard, too! At first, we didn’t think we could top last year, but a quick peek […]