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Facebook is changing it’s timeline; what it doesn’t mean for REALTORS®

facebook?Back in 2008, I told a crowd of REALTORS® in Chicago that if they went to church every Sunday and implemented a concerted effort to sell real estate, that they were probably going to go to hell. Of course, REALTORS® who participate in church (or really any sort of a community) often find themselves in a position where a fellow community member becomes a client. If you’ve done a good job of building relationships, it’s almost inevitable.  Building your sphere of influence is a great strategy for long term success in real estate, so tactics like participating in church, or Facebook, or the toastmasters club are great options for generating plenty of new business. 2008 was the first year that agents started adopting social networks, and many had great success in building relationships. Continue reading