We know you love real estate, but it can’t always be fun keeping all those plates in the air. The good news is, you have the power to be more productive right in the palm of your hand.
About Laurie Brown
Laurie M. Brown is the marketing communications manager for Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®). She is responsible for developing content and strategies that help REALTORS® build their respective businesses using RPR's property database and analytical reporting tools.
Entries by Laurie Brown
In the last 15 years, the “golden age of consumerism” has ushered in unprecedented access to real estate data, empowering homebuyers and sellers to potentially or partially manage their experience, yet the perceived value of working with a REALTOR® has skyrocketed. Why and how?
Here, REALTORS® share insightful strategies and insider tips for feeding your real estate pipeline using the data and reports found within Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®).
Productivity was the name of the game for RPR users in 2017. The Platform introduced scores of new tools and features that make a real estate agent’s business day a little better, from simple solutions like voice-to-text transcription to the ability to create a CMA using your phone. Here are the most popular enhancements from 2017.
This month’s update from RPR covers a host of important assets you’ll want to know about. Maps, CMAs, property values, tenant data, the RVM and home facts, all coming to you with advanced features and capabilities.
This year’s REALTORS® Conference & Expo exceeded RPR expectations in every way. Throughout the many sessions and meetings, RPR users shared their excitement, support, and a continued desire to utilize RPR tools, features, and products in their businesses.
Thanks to a recent integration with SMR Research, Commercial Practitioners now have access to seven million tenants that occupy space within a structure.
RPR online learning resources, covering nearly every segment of the industry and every stage of the RPR learning life cycle, have reached multitudes of real estate agents who want to choose when and how they learn. From Quick Start Guides to webinars, eBooks and video tutorials, the Platform has something for everyone.
The accuracy of the data obtained by consumers, and the availability of the most up-to-date data, is a point of concern for many REALTORS®. Here, a Realtor® describes how he finds new opportunities to reinforce his value to consumers while leveraging challenges brought on by real estate’s “age of information.”
Last year, REALTORS® created more than three million real estate reports using Realtors Property Resource® (RPR), proving the value of one of the data platform’s most popular features. For those seasoned and new RPR users, we submit five simple ways to make your RPR reports more meaningful to clients while also strengthening your role as a market expert.
Knowledge is power in the real estate space, especially at the negotiating table. Here’s a quick anecdote from a REALTOR® in Ohio who successfully turned the tides in his buyer’s favor just by checking the listing’s mortgage information in RPR.
RPR’s Local Area Economic Report gave this staffer a voice among members of congress and community planners who now see her Association and Realtors in general as information providers who can help shape conversations about the future of their communities.
Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®) delivers on-the-go access to an all-encompassing real estate platform, available exclusively to REALTORS®, and offered at no additional cost. Easily accessed through desktop, iOS and Android devices.