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Get Permanent Results with the Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Fundamentals

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In commercial real estate brokerage, you can do plenty of things to grow your market share and your client list. That being said, you can also do far too many things and lose focus.

It is always best to remain diligent and persistent at a personal level to a few special processes that can drive your business forward.  (NB – you can get our free commercial real estate course here)

 

Simple is Good

 

Keep your business and your efforts simple and direct; that’s the secret to getting anywhere in the industry.  Action is very powerful if it is deliberately directed into the things that really matter; they are usually clients, properties, marketing, inspections, and negotiations.  Nothing else has priority in our industry.

 

So what are the things that really matter in the industry, and what are the fundamentals to take you forward? Put yourself into your property business and market yourself accordingly.

Each and every working day, connect with new people, qualify them for the location and their interest in property, and then stay connected for the longer term.  Put yourself into the property market; the relationships that you build are really important in so many different ways.

 

Use the Marketing Tools Available

 

Use the different tools of communication that you have available both online and off-line so that you can grow a profile of professionalism and market coverage. Most agents and brokers take an ordinary approach to communication today; you can do better than that. Use the marketing tools that are available at your fingertips and within your brokerage.

 

You are the point of difference that can drive more real estate opportunity over time. There are plenty of other agents and brokers in the location all chasing the same properties and clients. Your relevance and professionalism will be the factors of importance to take you forward as a top agent or broker.

 

Be Different but Relevant

 

Build some points of difference into your professional services, so that you can stand out as the agent of choice for the location. The clients that we serve understand the value of a highly skilled agent or broker with deep and meaningful market coverage. Clients will usually choose their agent or broker on that basis.

 

Here are some ideas to help you build your business from the essential and required fundamentals:

 

  1. Database growth – at a personal level, you should be building your database each and every day. You cannot and should not delegate the process. Talk to new and fresh people as part of your prospecting model, and then into the detail into your database records. Build your business on local area information and personal contact.
  2. Local area marketing – become a specialist for the location and market every exclusive listing comprehensively on that basis. When you have some listings to work with, you have plenty of reasons to talk to other people in a meaningful way. Use your listings to open the doors of opportunity and communication across the local area.
  3. Connecting with people – there are always plenty of people to connect with locally across the different industry segments. Deliberately research and communicate with business owners, investors, tenants, and property developers. The process of research takes time and effort, so you will need a segment of your day devoted to the required research.
  4. Understanding the property market – look at the factors of change in your area with a focus on listings, prices, and rentals. Understand the future supply and demand for the location, and also track the levels of inquiry for the area.
  5. Refining your professional skills – certain skills are more important than others in commercial real estate today. Put some real effort into marketing, presentation skills, and listing skills, so that you can move most of your listings to negotiation and closure. Every broker and agent should be practicing their skills in a regular and ongoing way. The industry is competitive, and yet the rewards are many. Position yourself for the best properties and the best clients through constant and ongoing practice.
  6. Building your relevance for the location – the clients that you serve understand the value of a top agent who understands the area and the property types. Build your relevance for the location so that you understand the streets, the buildings, and the levels of recent inquiry. When you understand what is happening locally, you can convert your listings more successfully and directly. Exclusivity is also a lot easier when you understand your location in a comprehensive way.
  7. Marketing properties – the properties that we list today can be promoted comprehensively both online and off-line. Look at the tools available to you when it comes to marketing, and then match those tools into the best methods of sale or lease as the case may be.

 

A successful transaction will usually be the end result of a carefully constructed marketing campaign directed at a target audience. That strategy requires effort and money. Always seek vendor paid marketing funds as part of your listing processes.

 

So the message here is that you cannot and should not complicate your real estate business as a broker or an agent. Simplify your prospecting and client contact processes. Market yourself deeply into a location as the industry specialist that the people are looking for.

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The Key Principals of Push and Pull Marketing in Commercial Real Estate

In commercial real estate brokerage the principles of push and pull marketing are quite special and deliberate. As the broker or the agent working on specialist listings, you need to know exactly how you are pushing people towards your listings and pulling in their interest.  Special strategies apply to sales, leasing, and property management. Understand the outcomes that you are trying to achieve to attract sellers, buyers, tenants, and landlords. The marketing coverage is quite special and unique in each case.

Given these facts, you are working with a particular listing and the target audience relative to that listing. On that basis every property and client situation should be carefully considered to attract the results at you seek from a promotional aspect.

You should also consider your own marketing strategies as a professional in the industry. There are many alternatives of promotion today both online and off-line that relate to both individual and listing marketing. Soon you need a promotional plan to address both of these issues.

Here is an audio recording by John Highman explaining the important facts of push and pull marketing as it relates to commercial real estate brokerage today.

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Commercial Real Estate Brokers – Ways of Establishing Penetrating Online Marketing

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Build your brand comprehensively as a broker or agent online.

If you haven’t worked it out yet, online marketing is taking over commercial real estate advertising and property promotion.  Every year there are new things to do and learn as part of property promotion in both sales and leasing.  It is regrettable that many agents and brokers just do the ‘ordinary stuff’ in commercial real estate marketing.  They don’t ‘step out of the box’ when it comes to property promotion.

If you want to rise to the top of your local property market, you will have to get your property marketing under control and drive it comprehensively online.  Only you can do that.  A system of marketing is required.  Have you got one now?

Here is a challenge for you.  Factor up your online marketing and drive a solid marketing strategy online with all your exclusive listings (open listings really don’t deserve the extra effort).  Penetrate your online marketing activities across your location and property specialty.  Here are some specifics to help you with that:

  • Frequency – The search engines love ‘frequency’ and that means doing something every day online. The thing or things that you do must be tuned to specific keywords relevant to your location and your property type.  Put your name behind and into everything that you do online.  You are part of the promotion, so remember that key element and make it work for you.
  • Blog – Every agent and broker should have a property blog that they professionally write and service. Each day that agent should be posting something about their location or property activity.  Make it interesting and put some good facts into your blogging activity; talk about your town or city, and how property facts are changing and shaping.  You have plenty to talk about when you really think about things.
  • Branding – Your branding online may be something to do with your brokerage, but you should also be promoting yourself online. People do business with those agents that they remember and trust.  Your branding and personal marketing has to position you in that way.  It’s a personal thing.
  • Images – Always use good quality images to pull in the eye and interest of the reader. Take plenty of photographs locally and keep them for placement in your blog and or articles online.  A good image will help your brokerage brand.  First class marketing solutions always include excellent quality images.
  • Advertising Copy – You can get quite good at writing advertising copy and property editorials. There are some good books available that provide marketing ideas to attract readers, words that sell, and phrases that sell.  Get away from the ‘ordinary stuff’ in your property advertising online.  Use words and phrases that pull in the reader’s interest.
  • Headline – A good headline is 50% of the equation in pulling in the reader to any property article or advertisement. Look at how newspapers and magazines use headlines in this way.  You can get plenty of ideas from those sources to help you with headlines.
  • Keywords – You are a broker or agent working in a location and with a property type(s). From those 2 factors you can use specific keywords in all of your marketing and articles online.  Search engines look for keywords when matching property inquiry to search results.
  • Social media – I have deliberately put social media last on the list. That is because you should not start your social media activities in commercial real estate unless you have all the other issues underway and under control.  You can link all of your social media efforts back to your articles, blogs, listings, and noteworthy helpful hints.

From these ideas you can now see how you can and should build your online marketing presence as a commercial real estate agent or broker.  When you do that comprehensively you can penetrate your property market online and put your personal brand forward as the ‘agent of choice’ for the location.  This is not a random process; it is very specific.

(N.B. these ideas are also sent out to regularly to our friends in Commercial Real Estate Online Snapshot to help amplify brokerage results…. Get your access here)

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Classic Commercial Real Estate Sales Letters

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Send prospecting letters in commercial real estate.

In the commercial real estate brokerage today, the classic sales letter will always create opportunity for an agent or broker if the process is put in place successfully and consistently.  It is necessary to understand the logic behind the process, the timing of the letters, and the requirement to do it regularly.

It is a fact that the e-mail prospecting process has taken over a large section of the real estate industry.  For this very reason, the traditional sales letter sent through the Post Office System will create a major point of difference in marketing when it comes to the prospecting activities of an agent or a broker.

If you want to stand out from the crowd when it comes to your marketing efforts, merge the sales letter process into your personal marketing efforts.  Here are some rules to help you:

  1. The sending of letters needs to occur regularly.  Send your letters to groups of prospects on a monthly or bimonthly process.  Given that each letter is specifically written for the target market of property owners or tenants, it is quite easy to group your prospects into segments.  At different times of the month you can send your letters to selected segments.
  2. So a key factor here is to write letters specifically to the targets within each group.  You can are groups for landlords, tenants, business owners, investors, and developers.  Specific letters are used in each case.
  3. As a general rule, and wherever possible, take the time to follow-up each letter with a telephone call.  If you know the telephone number of the person concerned, make the call.  Many letters will help you convert more meetings.
  4. It is preferable that the letter process is simple and select.  Three or four paragraphs on a single page will get the message across.  Sign your letters individually and ensure that they are personally addressed to the people concerned.  Enclose your business card with every letter.  You are marketing yourself and your contact details; that is what the letter and the message must do.
  5. Given that this is a prospecting process, the letter is designed to connect with the person you are sending it to, so that you can get more meetings and opportunities.  On that basis the message and the letter needs to be simply designed.  Do not fill the envelope with bulky marketing material that will confuse the central message.  Marketing letters are best left to a different approach and a generic mail system.
  6. Make it easy for people to contact you as part of the mail out.  Some people will call you as a direct result of getting the letters regularly.  That is why you enclose your business card as part of the process.  It is quite likely that the receiver of the correspondence will keep your business card for future reference.

So the direct mail process is a real and important part of the commercial real estate brokers marketing system.  Make it an important part of your regular marketing efforts.

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Finding the Right Clients in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

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Focus on quality clients and quality properties.

In this property market it pays to work with the clients that are open and honest with you.  Secure those clients on an exclusive listing.  You will find all types of clients in the market today.  Those clients that give you an ‘open listing’ are quite likely to be more difficult to deal with; so understand the differences and pressures of the listing types.

So what is wrong with an ‘open listing’ approach?  Most of the time you will see that it is influenced by other agents and brokers talking to the client; frequently a client in that type of agency relationship is ‘closed’ to the realities of the market today.  They want their price and fail to accept the facts of the recent market evidence.

So what does a ‘good client’ look like?  Try some of these:

  1. Open and honest
  2. Ready to act
  3. Understanding the current market conditions
  4. Are motivated to make a decision
  5. Will keep you fully advised of their intentions and changes
  6. They give you some leverage in negotiating and closing on a deal

It is a fact that clients of this nature are more likely to be secured on an ‘exclusive’ listing for a reasonable period of time.  Providing you get that listing, you can really drive the marketing process at a personal level.  Exclusivity helps you believe in the listing and marketing process.  You can then easily see the results at the end of the marketing ‘tunnel.’

It is worth noting that prospects and clients will come to you in a couple of ways.  Some will feed to you through the office or brokerage leads.  Others will respond to your prospecting activities.  Lastly and most importantly many more good clients will convert to you by ongoing contact and relationship building.  They are the ones that will likely be the ones to give quality to your market share and new business.  For this reason your database and prospecting model is really important.

When you serve a top client well, it will ‘open the door’ on referral and repeat business.  Look at those clients that you have helped over the years.  Have you placed them into a ‘VIP’ process of contact in your database?  Have you differentiated them from the general contacts and people that you have in your pipeline?

So the message here is quite clear.  Focus on creating great client relationships that encourage ‘exclusive’ listings.  Over time that will give you traction in building your market share with quality listings.

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Successful Blogging Tips for Commercial Real Estate Brokers

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Market yourself on-line in commercial real estate brokerage.

In commercial real estate brokerage today, the blogging process will help you build market share and professional profile.  That being said, the strategy does require commitment and focus.  It is certainly something that you should carefully consider as part of building your professional image and social media strategy.

It is worthwhile noting that this process should only occur if you have a reasonable command of the written word and your property topic.  Quality and information should flow through your article and your blog process.

So why is this so important?  The process of blogging allows you to display your skill and knowledge to the Internet world, and potentially the clients and the prospects in your market today.  When you do this correctly, the search engines will see you as an industry expert.  You can also link up your social media activity into your blogging process.

There are always plenty of listings on the Internet, and you will have your fair share of those.  The blogging process is entirely different to property advertising, and is based on information sharing.  You will be writing about the marketplace in a valuable and meaningful way.  Blogging is not a process of advertising properties, as that already occurs on your website and the industry portals.

So here are some things to think about as part of building your online profile in this way:

  1. Understand your niche market when it comes to property activity.  Also determine the critical issues that relate to your geographical region, town, or city.  From these factors, you can select keywords that apply to your region and property type.  Those keywords can be fed into the articles and blogs that you write.  You can research some of those keywords on the Internet based search engines using a keyword search tool.  In most cases you can download the keyword search results using an excel spread sheet.  That information will be quite valuable when it comes to connecting with your marketplace, writing advertisements, and building market share.
  2. Every article or blog that you write should be content rich.  In other words you should write to a topic and a specific local property issue.  The search engines love to see quality content relating to a topic.  Choose your topics wisely and match them to the concerns and the activities of the property market today.  Think of your blog as a newspaper that is talking to the market about relevant issues related to property.  What would the readers like to hear?  Within reason, you can be controversial and yet also remaining professional to the industry and the current property market.
  3. When you place a blog online, you can use tags or labels in each case to focus the search engines on your article.  Choose those tags or labels based on the central topic, your location, and the property type.  When you correctly do this, you will find that the blog will receive good hits and maximum exposure.
  4. From any blog that you write, you can link the article back to your social media activity.  The same rules apply to linking back to your e-mail newsletter.  Interesting information displayed in a concise and well-presented way will help you when it comes to professionalism as a top agent.
  5. To make the blog and the topic meaningful, write approximately 400 words in each case and with each topic.  Split the article up into sensible paragraphs and dot points.  That helps the readership conversion and retention.
  6. It should be noted that this marketing process is relatively low cost if not free.  You only resources required will be your time and your intelligence.

So this becomes a specific strategy within your personal marketing plan.  The blog should be something that you control and write to on a daily or weekly basis.  Frequency is quite important when it comes to attracting the search engines.  Most of your competitors will not be doing this at an individual level.  On that basis, you can easily move up in the search engine rankings as an industry professional.

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Grow Your Principal Selling Position in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

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Market yourself in commercial real estate brokerage.

In commercial real estate today, the local property market has plenty of competitors chasing your clients and listings.  The clients and prospects that we serve have lots of choices when it comes to the right agent for the right property.  In the end, the client will choose the agent or broker with the best market penetration and control for the property type.

The marketing of commercial, industrial, or retail property is not an experiment, and your clients will be seeking the best solution in sales or leasing.

Your reputation matters from a business growth point of view in commercial real estate.  Are you promoting yourself comprehensively to the right people in your town or city? Can you do it better?  What is your ‘principal selling position’?  Is your brand so strong that the clients and prospects seek you out?

Here are some good ways to grow your personal brand:

  1. Understand the differences between clients and prospects.  Some are better than others.  Some will own multiple properties in various locations.  These special clients are what I like to call VIP’s.  They should be encouraged and serviced at a top level.
  2. Ask for exclusive listings at every opportunity.  If the clients want a top service from you, they must commit to you for a reasonable period of time.  Give them clear reasons to do just that.
  3. Why should clients and prospects use you?  Ensure that the answer is specific and not generic.  Elevate your value to your clients with market coverage and knowledge.
  4. From every inspection, negotiation, marketing effort, and internet listing, there will be facts and information to feed back to your client.  Put them at the centre of your response process.  With the convenience of email, SMS, and voice mail you can communicate quickly and directly.  Great client communication leads to referral opportunity.
  5. Every exclusive listing should be targeted to the right tenants and buyers.  That takes real effort on the part of the broker or agent.  Tell the client exactly what you will do on a personal basis to take the listing to the market today and how that should attract enquiry and inspections.
  6. There will be plenty of stories and examples that you can share from other properties locally.  If your client is struggling with decisions and choices, give them a story of experience from another client that you have serviced.
  7. Establish a social media platform that is comprehensive across your client base.  Feed into those social channels the updates of the market, recent listings, and comparable prices and rents.  You can easily become a marketing expert in commercial property by providing up to date information.
  8. Give your client choices when it comes to taking action on a key issue.  Choices facilitate momentum.  That will help your listings and negotiations.

One last comment should be made here about personal branding in commercial real estate brokerage today.  Take your business cards everywhere; you never know who you will meet and what the circumstances can be in the future.  Your business card is the best marketing solution that you have.

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Commercial Real Estate Client Opportunities

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Focus on your commercial real estate clients.

In commercial real estate agency and brokerage today, it pays to understand the needs and requirements of all of your top clients.  Those issues will change for those clients throughout the year with the seasonal pressures of property activity and the economy.

Put yourself into the position of the client that you serve, and provide tactical and strategic property information to optimise ownership opportunities; in doing so help their investment performance.

Here are some other variables that will have an impact on your top clients:

  • The supply and the demand for property locally within the property type
  • Upcoming new property developments within the region
  • Vacancy factors impacting tenant enquiry with investment properties
  • Changes to the zoning or development regulations as they apply to the precinct
  • Property redundancy and or change
  • Changes to the roads and infrastructure supporting property occupation and use
  • Shifts in business sentiment applying to a property precinct or property type

Taking all of these factors into account, the prices and the rentals within your territory will change significantly throughout the year.  As the local property specialist, your clients really do need your assistance with the knowledge and intelligence that you can bring to their investment performance.

Sometimes we tend to overlook some of the key clients within our market place.  Quite soon the competitors and the other agents in our industry are grabbing a significant slice of our market share.

Within your database today, establish a special service process for high value customers and property owners.  It is almost like having a VIP club within your database.  Service those special clients with highly specialised property information; that can be through regular updates on supply and demand, and tips regards property performance.  Over time you can become the agent of choice when it really matters most.

Here are some ideas to help you with client communication and servicing:

  1. All of your clients and customers should be asked to join your database.  As part of that process, ensure that they are comfortable in getting emails from you together with newsletters on local property activity.
  2. Your VIP clients should be spoken to personally at least once per month.  Stay ahead of the local property changes within the precinct and around their particular property location.  Give the client updates regards the location and the precinct.
  3. Identify any competing properties nearby that could have an influence on the performance of your client’s property investments.  Look for any exposures or risk that can flow back to the tenancy mix or the income base for your client’s asset.
  4. Write a regular industry update or blog regards local property activity, and changes.  Link that update or blogging process back to your social media activities and your database.  You can also link your informative blog to the regular newsletters you send out to your clients and prospects.

 

The best client relationships in our industry are built on trust.  That trust takes time to establish however it will bring you significant opportunity over time.  Top agents build and encourage good client relationships.

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Create Confidence in Your Cold Calling Today

The cold call process in commercial real estate brokerage is quite special.  In this audio MP3 file I give you some ideas about how to improve your call conversions in the property market today.

Start connecting with more sellers and buyers, as well as tenants and landlords.  You will soon see and find the prospects that you are looking for.

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Internet Marketing Solutions for Commercial Real Estate Brokers

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Your internet profile is really important in commercial real estate brokerage.

In today’s commercial property market, the Internet provides some real marketing solutions for commercial brokers and agents as they promote listed properties and build their personal profile.

It is interesting to note that many agents at a personal level fail to fully utilise all the available tools on the Internet; they will commonly promote their listed properties efficiently and effectively, but they regularly overlook the requirements of personal marketing and promotion.

To build your personal profile online, it is necessary to do specific things consistently and regularly.  Placing a blog or an online article once a week to a website will not be enough activity to give you a meaningful ‘online presence’.  Doing something on a daily basis or at a minimum every 3 days will significantly improve your online presence.

The search engines look for consistency and relevance.  So the consistency aspect can be handled by regular activity undertaken in a meaningful way.  Relevance on the other hand has a lot to do with writing about your location and property speciality.  The articles and the blogs that you create should be quite specific and rich with content.

Here are some ideas to help you with establishing your online presence as a specialized commercial real estate broker.

  1. Visit the major search engines to do a ‘keyword search’ based on your location and property type.  Many of the search engines offer a ‘keyword search tool’ to help you get that information.  From that searching process, you can identify the words that are commonly used and searched on the Internet when it comes to your location.  Make a shortlist of 25 words that can be merged into your profile and online activity.
  2. Your consistency in the marketing process will then be to use those words regularly in an ongoing way.  In an article of 300 or 400 words, your keywords could be featured three or four times in a meaningful way.  In that way you will be optimising your article or your property to the search engine profiles.  As a special note, do not overly saturate the article or the advertisement with the identified and targeted keywords.  When that occurs, the search engines will penalise your article because of your intended keyword manipulation and will fail to rank you.
  3. Establish a blog online where you can write about the property marketplace and your property speciality.  Do not promote your property listings in the blog.  Property listings should be featured on a website somewhere and handled separately.  So the idea behind a blog is for you to talk about property market trends, activities, and issues in your town or city, and your property speciality.
  4. In an article of 400 to 500 words, you can say many things that are useful to the prospects and clients that you serve.  As a general rule, you should be writing a blog at least two or three times per week.  Again, I go back to the point that consistency and regularity in the process will be really important.  Let the search engines see that you are an expert in your field, and that you are prepared to share your information on a regular basis.  They will then rank your articles more favourably in their search results.
  5. Also write some articles relevant to your property marketplace and speciality.  Those articles can be placed on ‘article submission sites’.  To understand how those sites work and which ones will rank better for you, do a search on the search engines for ‘article submission sites’.  Choose one of the sites and services that are ‘highly ranked’.  Understand the rules that apply to the process of writing and submitting articles with that site, and set up an account to get the process underway.  The articles that you create should be informational and relevant to your property location and property type.  The articles can link back to your website or your blog.  Do not promote your listings in the articles as you will not be allowed to do so.  The article writing process is one of authority and speciality.
  6. From your regular online activity, link your articles and blogs through to Twitter and LinkedIn.  The same linking activity can be used for Facebook.  As you build your list of prospects and contacts in each of those social media channels, your blogs and your articles will be of interest to the property based community that you are connecting with.  In that way you will be seen as a specialist of relevance to the people that you serve.

So there are a number of things for you to do here in building your online presence as a top commercial real estate agent or broker.  Promote yourself at every opportunity in specific ways.  Use the social media channels effectively and efficiently.  Regularity is the key to making the process personally successful.

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Market Leverage Gives Leads in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

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Get leverage from market assessments

In commercial real estate you will get a lot of leverage from market intelligence and local property knowledge.  This then says that you really do need to know the things that are going on in your real estate zone or listing patch.  That may be an entire town or a portion of a city.

At the basic end of ‘market intelligence’ you really must have a good understanding of these things:

  • Properties currently listed for sale or lease with all agents
  • Properties being marketed by owners and landlords directly
  • Businesses seeking to expand or contract in property use or occupation
  • Time on market for listings today and historically
  • Selling and leasing seasons of activity
  • Prices of properties sold
  • Rentals of properties leased
  • The key property investors that own the high quality properties
  • The larger businesses that operate in the area
  • The levels of enquiry coming into your office for various property types
  • The types of properties that people are looking for
  • Property developers that act on new opportunities locally
  • Solicitors with property related clients
  • Accountants with clients that may need property help or guidance

Connecting with these people will help you build market share.  Over time they will need the help of a specialised agent or broker.

When salespeople new to the industry first start their prospecting, they find that it takes time to meet the right people and create meetings.  They struggle and they can feel rejected given that most of the prospects that they talk to will not require property help at that time.  That rejection is just fine and quite normal; the cycle of commercial real estate activity is long and takes time to evolve.

Do your research.  Connect with the right people every day and stay with them for the long term.  Relevance and consistency in prospecting are the keys to winning new commercial real estate business.

You can use market information for leverage.  Here are some ideas on that:

  1. The solicitors and accountants in your area will have clients that need property help or may own the larger high quality properties.  It takes time to win the trust of these professionals because they will want to protect their clients from any ‘unprofessional’ agents and brokers.  You look at these solicitors and accountants as targets for the long term value that they can give you.  It is likely that they will firstly ‘test’ you on a difficult project or client.  When you show your real skill and knowledge, the extended business will come your way.
  2.  The properties listed with other agents will give you a reason to talk to other property owners in the same street.  Some of them may wish to compete with the nearby listing.

Gather your market information and then use it to the best of your ability.  Get leverage into your sales and leasing territory.

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Commercial Real Estate Agency Internet Marketing Ideas and Tips

With the internet today, commercial real estate agents have many tools at their disposal.  They can market not only their properties but also themselves comprehensively and effectively.  If you are struggling with getting your name into the property market as a top agent, this audio recording will give you some ideas and processes to use.

You can get more tips like this in our regular newsletter right here.

Get your computer out and have a listen to the things that you can do on the internet to build your real estate agent profile.