Real Estate Social Media Best Practices and Applications

Real Estate Social Media Best Practices and Applications

As an industry real estate is increasingly turning to social media applications to attract and engage potential clients. Everything from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Word Press, Pinterest and YouTube are all social media networking sites used to interact. Potential clients are increasingly searching for real estate agents through social media; in fact one study revealed that 74% of sellers used social media to find their agent. Real estate agents are becoming more and more comfortable with the use of social media as it is now proven and adds much value with little to no cost involved. By having a social media plan in place it is able to increase visibility. Another survey showed that 93% of social media web traffic for realtors comes from Facebook.