March/April 2010
HomeGain Releases National 1st Quarter 2010 Home Prices Survey Results

HomeGain® recently announced the results of its nationwide home prices survey of over 1,400 current and former HomeGain members.

The results of the HomeGain First Quarter 2010 Home Prices Survey indicates that the vast majority believe that home prices will decrease or stay the same over the next six months.

Texas real estate professionals appear to be the most optimistic about the direction of home prices in their state, while those in Minnesota appear to be the least optimistic.

Highlights:

  • Top 10 States Where Real Estate Agents and Brokers Think Home Prices May Go Up or Down In the Next Six Months

  • Fifty-eight percent of real estate professionals indicated their disapproval of President Obama’s performance.
Read the complete results here!

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Agent Insight

Agent Question of the Month

Q: I am not getting as much communication from consumers with the AgentView program as I want. Do you have any suggestions?




A Look Back(July/August 2009 Issue):

Q: What are "Max Points", how do I earn them, and how do I check my Max Points balance?





Agent Quotes of the Month

“I sold my first house online with HomeGain BuyerLink. Now I am a Top Producer with RE/MAX!”

- John Ehlers, RE/MAX Elite, TN


“I love HomeGain!  My favorite lead source....if you were to create a brokerage, I would be first in line to run an office for you here in Southern California!"

- Jaime Sparks, Sun Coast Realty, CA


“HomeGain is a wonderfully run organization.  Everybody is winning with what you are doing, unlike many others out there who try to do what you're doing.”

- Virginia Cheezum, RE/MAX Allegiance, VA


“I have used many other internet lead generation companies and HomeGain is the best without question! Working with them is always very nice. Karina does a fantastic job for us! The quantity and quality of the leads we get are great! I would recommend HomeGain to anyone as it is a very good solid company!”

- Bill Boone, Keller Williams Realty, CA


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HomeGain News

HomeGain Nation 2010 Event Impresses Agents

HomeGain hosted its 2nd HomeGain Nation Live Real Estate Forum event on March 1st in San Francisco.
 
With over 100 attendees (real estate professionals), it was a full day of strategies, networking and learning from 11 sessions, 4 workshops and 15 speakers.

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HomeGain Survey Results: Top 10 Most Effective Marketing Strategies for Agents

What are today’s most effective marketing strategies of real estate agents in the U.S. - is it email, Facebook or open houses?

Where do agents rank print mailings over social networking sites?

Thanks to over 1,300 real estate agents and brokers who completed the recent HomeGain Realtor Marketing Surveys, you can see where your marketing plan falls in with other competing agents.


Awards and Recognition

HomeGain Clubs

Congratulations to HomeGain's newest AgentEvaluator® Club members!

These members represent our top performing real estate professionals nationwide and receive a reduced referral fee rate.

HomeGain inducted 9 HomeGain member agents into its elite clubs:

  • 3 new HomeGain Platinum Club members (now totaling 357 members who have earned $500,000 or more in gross home sale commissions from AgentEvaluator)
  • 2  new HomeGain Gold Club members (totaling 285 members who have earned $75,000 or more)
  • 4 new HomeGain Silver Club members (totaling 243 members who have earned $50,000 or more)
The HomeGain Million Club has two members who have earned in excess of one million dollars.

To find out if you qualify for Silver, Gold, Platinum or Diamond status, please contact your Regional Manager at (866) 512-7918 or email us
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In This Issue

 
 

 

  1. Q1 CA Home Prices Survey Results
  2. Q1 TX Home Prices Survey Results
  3. Q1 FL Home Prices Survey Results
  4. What Makes a Website Valuable
  5. How to Get Consumers to Select You As Their Agent
 
 

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