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Powerful Social Marketing

At William Raveis Real Estate Mortgage and Insurance, we are a sales company that markets homes and provides all of the services involved with the real estate transaction.  Marketing a home needs an  aggressive campaign.

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Lower Your Energy Bills with Ceiling Fans

Sales Associate, David Popoff from the William Raveis Darien office, explains how to save money and stay green this winter with ceiling fans. Check it out: http://ctgreenrealestate.com/lower-your-energy-bill-with-ceiling-fans/

Thanks David!

December 27, 2011

Stop Overpricing Your Home

Pricing a home for sale involves a lot of contemplation and analysis of your local market.  It can be tempting to price irrationally high to make the most of your investment, but be careful, this can have repercussions, as well.  As William Raveis Legends Agent, Phyllis Lerner, explains, you need to stop and think before overpricing your home.  Her post originally appeared on her ActiveRain blog, which you can find here.

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September 27, 2011

Mega-Agent, Michelle Genovesi, Talks Benefits of an In-House Mortgage Company

Mega-agent from Westport, CT, Michelle Genovesi, takes a moment to talk about the power of William Raveis Mortgage.  Michelle believes an in-house mortgage company like WRM can instill a better sense of trust between the client and agent, as well as alleviate any confusion associated with obtaining a mortgage.  She what else she has to say below!  And for more information on her team, visit http://www.michelleandcompany.com/

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September 20, 2011

Social Juice: Week 24

Welcome to this week’s Social Juice! Today I will cover a developing mobile technology, called augmented reality, talk about updated video editing on YouTube through a partnership with Picnik and provide information about the iPhone 5, due in early October.

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September 16, 2011

Doing The Numbers

Take a look at our monthly charts below to find out how the northeast fared in August 2011 vs. August 2010 according to major market indicators.  Click on each to get a larger view.  And yes, you can get more specific and see how your city or town is doing!  Visit local housing data and get the scoop.

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September 15, 2011

Taking a Moment to Recognize William Raveis Mortgage

Donna Beretta, an agent in our Westport, CT office, takes a moment to talk about the power of William Raveis’ in-house mortgage company.   It is to a client, as well as agent’s advantage to have a full service mortgage division as part of a real estate brokerage.  Thanks for the kind words, Donna!

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September 8, 2011

What Does the State of the Stock Market Mean for Real Estate?

If you’ve been following the stock market or interest rates over the past two weeks, you may feel like you’ve been on a bungee cord.  There have been several economic reports, fears regarding the debt crisis in Europe, and continued debates around resolving the nation’s debt that have stirred investors’ emotions and created a lot of market volatility.  The net effect? The stock market is down but so are mortgage interest rates, making it a good time to buy or refinance.

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August 19, 2011

Spotlight: William Raveis New Homes Division

The William Raveis New Homes Division has provided stellar marketing and consulting services to developers, builders, investors and financial institutions for the past 30 years.  This division specializes in finding profitable building opportunities based on careful research and analysis.

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July 7, 2011

What Exactly is a Sump Pump?

You’ve all probably heard of a “sump pump” before, but do you know exactly what it is?  The answer may lie in the basement of your home.  William Raveis agent, Evan Walsh, describes this carefully hidden, but essential part of many homes.

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July 5, 2011