2019: The Year in ReviewAs we look ahead to a new decade of serving our customers, we wanted to take a moment to look back on some accomplishments from the past year. In 2019, ShowingTime products were used to schedule more than 56 million showings for 1.2 million agents across the United States and Canada, which resulted in almost $1.5 trillion of residential real estate sales by dollar volume.
Dos and Dont’s for Generating Leads on Your Real Estate WebsiteWith the holiday season rapidly approaching, many agents will find that they have a bit more time to dedicate to growing their business. One important part of this growth is generating leads for new clients who will be ready to buy in the spring market. Sometimes it can be difficult to obtain these leads because it’s not easy to get viewers to your website. We’ve put together a list with a few common challenges agents face in building their online presence, along with some tips for how to overcome them..
Analyze and Update Your Business Plan Using ShowingTime ReportsWe’re almost through the first month of the final quarter of 2019. As we head into the holiday season and wrap up the year, the market will inevitably slow down. You may find yourself with extra time that you can invest in planning for 2020. Now is a great time to start analyzing what went well and what can be improved in your current business practices - ShowingTime reports can help! Within ShowingTime for the MLS, you have access to several reports that are worth reviewing for your current and future business plans.
Five Tips on Getting the Most from the ShowingTime Mobile AppWhether you’re on the go, at home or in the office, when your smartphone is at your side, so is ShowingTime. When you download the ShowingTime mobile app, you can easily manage your showings and feedback when it’s most convenient for you. Check out these five things you can do with the mobile app that will make your life easier.
Feature Spotlight: ShowingCart®Are you working with buyers and need to schedule a day of showings? Save time by using ShowingCart to create showing tours for your buyers. ShowingCart provides an easy way for you to schedule a full day of showings, and with a click of a button, you can rearrange your showings based on their location to create the most efficient route for your tour.
Work Smarter This Summer with These ShowingTime SettingsAs the saying goes, it’s better to work smarter, not harder. While showing activity remains high throughout the summer months, there’s a chance you’re feeling overwhelmed by keeping tabs on all your listings’ activities.
Choosing The Right Appointment Type For Your ClientsThroughout the summer months, many sellers will go on vacation, leaving their homes vacant for a period of time. ShowingTime offers convenient appointment types called Go and Show and Courtesy Call that are perfect for unoccupied properties or very flexible sellers
My Home by ShowingTimeWe’re excited to now offer an improved seller’s experience, My Home by ShowingTime, to homeowners. We’ve listened to your feedback and have updated the sellers’ application to feature a modern user interface, intuitive navigation, and a streamlined workflow.
3 Key Sections of a Listing WorksheetHere are three of the most common listing questions that our support team receives from agents:
- How do I set up a listing?
- How do I add a seller to a listing and enable notifications?
- How do I add access information for confirmed showings?
Five Tasks to Complete Before the Busy Season
Some areas throughout the US and Canada are beginning to see their first spring flowers, while others will have to wait awhile for stubborn snowfall to melt. Regardless of when it arrives for you, you can be confident that spring will bring longer days, warmer temperatures…and an influx of sellers and buyers entering the market.
Using Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube & Pinterest to Grow your Business
Did you know that real estate agents can benefit from Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube and Pinterest just like they do from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn?
ShowingTime: 2018 Year In Review
2018 has been an exciting year to serve ShowingTime clients. Our products were used to schedule more than 48.6 million showings for 1.1 million agents across the United States and Canada, which resulted in almost $1.2 trillion of residential real estate sales by dollar volume. We're pleased to play a role in your success!