You’ve probably seen blog posts for 365 Things to do In (Your City Here). More likely, is you’ve seen blogs starting this project, but never quite making it to the full 365. As a real estate professional, you need one of these lists. Why? It provides a few different things.First, it provides a daily connection to your followers for an entire year. Think about that for a minute. It gives you a daily exposure to your clients. list of real estate agents It also provides your clients and followers a reason to follow you for an entire year. If you make it interesting and varying enough, they won’t be able to wait for the next day’s activity.
Secondly, you are making your blog attractive to read. You are providing unique content that some may try to do, but haven’t successfully completed it.Third, and possibly most important to your business, is this list of things to do make you appear to be a truly well-rounded expert in your city. If you are able to come up with 365 (or more!) things to do in your area, you will certainly have seen nearly it all.
Let’s not forget the old saying, “I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.” With a list like this you can get kids involved in the community. When showing potential buyers looking to relocate to the area you can ask them about their interests, and voilà! You will have a list of things for them to try, do, see, visit, participate in without racking your brain. Surely there will be something on your list for every member of their family, including Fido. Now that is service above and beyond.
How to successfully start this project? Sit down with a pen and paper, Word doc, or Excel. Start thinking and writing out every idea that comes to mind. Then, start to check out community websites with events coming up, restaurants to visit, museums you didn’t know existed. If you want to add a little thrill to your life, try every one of these things as you write about it! Have nearly 365 things to do before you start day 1. Maybe while you are out and about you will come up with the last 10 things to do.
To add value to a client relationship, print out the full list with pictures, websites, and addresses, maybe even with a map, and give it to buyers at the closing table. For a truly thankful experience, give them a gift card to your favorite thing to do in addition to the list.Theresa Stevens is a real estate expert now serving real estate professionals in their online marketing needs through website design, SEO, blog writing, and social media maintenance. To contact Theresa directly or to view other articles, go