Entries by MattAskland

Loan Options for those Looking to Downsize

(5 min read) Over the past decade, Baby Boomers (those born from 1944 to 1964) have been the generation to watch both as consumers and home buyers.  Although a shift is taking place and many industries (including real estate) are beginning to focus on the Millennial generation – their housing needs, preferences and purchasing behavior […]

Top 5 Marketing Trends for Realtors in 2019

(5-minute read) In this ever-changing digital landscape, marketing professionals recognize that online marketing will continue to be one of the most important channels for your overall marketing strategy moving into 2019. With all of the advancements in video, live streaming, predictive analytics, messenger bots, etc., social media marketing continues to be one of the most […]

Real Estate Agents: 5 Ways to Get Involved With Your Local Community

I’m a firm believer that getting involved in your local community and volunteering your time is beneficial not only for your mind and body, but also your business. There’s a sense of connection and community that occurs when you surround yourself with other like-minded charitable people — that quite often — results in the deepening […]

Real Estate Agents: 4 Tips for Effective Time Management

We’ve officially entered fall. The kids are back in school; snowbirds are making their way back to the Valley; business levels are waking up from their summer slumber; and we’ve officially entered the fall home selling season. For many real estate agents and mortgage lenders, fourth quarter is crucial – to assess current business levels […]