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Ensuring Safety: A Realtor's Guide to Secure Operations in Real Estate

September 22nd, 2023

"Ensuring Safety: A Realtor's Guide to Secure Operations in Real Estate" by Bonita Estero Realtors provides crucial safety strategies for realtors, emphasizing constant communication, the utilization of safety apps, initial public meetings with clients, personal information protection, heightened alertness, and the verification of client information. These precautions are pivotal for mitigating risks and fostering a secure and productive working environment in the real estate sector.

Space to Grow: Upsizing Your Home to Facilitate a Growing Business

August 18th, 2023

Upsize your space, upgrade your success! šŸ”šŸ‘” Explore "Space to Grow: Upsizing Your Home to Facilitate a Growing Business" by Candice Sigmon on At Home Helper. Learn expert tips from Bonita Springs-Estero Realtors on researching properties, enhancing your office, and adapting to new markets. Don't miss this guide to balancing business and personal growth.

Out with the Old, In with the New: Starting Fresh in a New City

July 21st, 2023

Embark on a transformative journey in a new city with these valuable tips. Research local homes, prioritize mental health, connect with resources, build a social network, and explore the city's attractions. Consider further education, stay positive, adopt a pet, or pursue entrepreneurial dreams. Embrace the change and create a brighter future!

5 Essential Steps for Home Buyers to Safeguard Their Real Estate Investments

July 7th, 2023 (Spring 2023 Magazine)

Unlock the secrets to safeguarding your real estate investments with these 5 essential steps! Learn how a real estate attorney can be your invaluable guide through complex legal processes. Discover why home inspections are crucial and how they can save you from costly surprises. Find out how to effectively utilize contingencies to protect your interests. Uncover the benefits of prequalifying with a lender and securing competitive rates. Plus, let realtors pave the way to a smooth and satisfying home buying experience. Don't miss out on this must-read article! Click the link to get started.

Solar Panels: The Good, Bad & the Ugly

June 23rd, 2023

Discover the world of solar panels in this insightful article from BER Magazine Fall 2023. Explore the barriers to entry, financial aspects, insurance challenges, and evolving technology associated with solar panel installation. Get a comprehensive breakdown of the benefits and potential drawbacks. Don't miss out on this must-read article for anyone considering solar panels. Read more in BER Magazine Fall 2023.

Enhancing Safety and Sleep Quality: Minimizing Blue Light Exposure

June 2nd, 2023

The article highlights the negative impact of blue light on the circadian rhythm, melatonin production, and cognitive function, emphasizing the need for measures such as wearing blue light-blocking glasses, using apps to adjust screen color temperature, and establishing device-free periods before bed. By prioritizing sleep quality and minimizing blue light exposure, real estate agents can enhance their safety, alertness, and performance in their demanding profession.

Five Ways for Realtors to Help Out-of-Town Buyers

May 12th, 2023

Discover the power of ChatGPT, Pictory.AI, Likely.AI, and Meetedgar.com for your business. Say goodbye to writer's block and hello to ChatGPT's content creation abilities. Pictory.AI allows you to turn your scripts and articles into catchy videos for your listings and social media in minutes. Likely.AI keeps you on top of your database by predicting who is ready to buy or sell now. And with Meetedgar.com, scheduling your social media posts and tracking performance has never been easier. Don't miss out on the chance to establish yourself as the top Real Estate Agent in your market.

Real Estate Goes High-Tech: Harnessing the Power of AI for Marketing Success

April 21st, 2023

Discover the power of ChatGPT, Pictory.AI, Likely.AI, and Meetedgar.com for your business. Say goodbye to writer's block and hello to ChatGPT's content creation abilities. Pictory.AI allows you to turn your scripts and articles into catchy videos for your listings and social media in minutes. Likely.AI keeps you on top of your database by predicting who is ready to buy or sell now. And with Meetedgar.com, scheduling your social media posts and tracking performance has never been easier. Don't miss out on the chance to establish yourself as the top Real Estate Agent in your market.

Condominium Changes

March 31st, 2023

Florida has passed Senate Bill 4D, which introduces new condominium laws aimed at improving building safety. The first measure is related to roof protection and creates an exception to building codes. The second measure is the addition of 'Milestone Structural Inspections'. Each building must be inspected before the 30th year of age and then every 10 years thereafter. For condos built before 1992, the first due date for inspection is December 31st, 2024. This is an important change for REALTORS to be aware of when working with clients looking to purchase or sell a condo unit, as it could help them make the right decision.

How to Buy a House Contingent On Selling Yours First

March 3rd, 2023

Learn how to navigate the tricky process of buying a home while still selling your current one with this article's four success strategies for a contingent offer. From settling contingencies to staging and preparing your home for a quick sale, these tips will help you make an attractive offer and get it accepted. Additionally, learn about alternatives to contingent offers, including an extended closing, bridge loan, rent-back agreement, or temporary rental. Don't miss out on your dream home because you're unsure how to navigate the market - read on for expert advice.

Why Purchasing a Florida Vacation Home Could Be More Affordable Than It Sounds

February 3rd, 2023

Owning a vacation home in Florida could be more attainable than you think! With top holiday destinations, tax benefits, and a growing economy, investing in a Florida vacation home could be a smart financial decision. Learn about the benefits and steps to protect your investment by clicking into the full article. Discover why purchasing a Florida vacation home could be more affordable than it sounds!

Flipping Houses in Your Golden Years

January 20th, 2023

Are you considering house flipping as a retirement project? This article by Candice Sigmon of At Home Helper offers valuable tips from Bonita Springs & Estero Realtors on how to get started with property flipping, including how to find the ideal property, secure the right mortgage, market and sell your home, and set up a business. Learn how to maximize your investment and increase your chances of success by reading this comprehensive guide. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn from the experts and start your next flipping project with confidence.

How To Get the Perfect Home Warranty

January 6th, 2023

Protect your investment in a house with a home warranty. These insurance policies cover the repair or replacement of major home systems and appliances and can provide peace of mind and save time and money. Choose from customizable coverage options and take advantage of discounts for multi-year contracts and multiple properties. Read through online reviews and the fine print to find the best policy for your needs and budget and be proactive in maintaining your home to avoid costly issues. Click the link to learn more about home warranties and how they can safeguard your investment.

2023 Installation Banquet Recap

December 1st, 2022

The Annual Installation Banquet was a night to remember, with incredible speeches and the announcement of the winners of the prestigious "Of the Year" awards. Don't miss out on all the details - click the link below to learn more about our new leaders and the award winners!

Paper Less: Getting on Top of Home Buying/Selling Documentation

October 20th, 2022

Buying or selling a home can be complicated - and so can explaining it to your client. Here is an article all about the documentation needed for someone going through the proccess and do it all digitally.

Post Hurricane Resources & News

October 5th, 2022

Here are a list of resources for those affected by Hurricane Ian aswell as a wellness check-in and opportunities for you to volunteer to help our community.

Tips and Resources for Making Your Move Easier

September 16th, 2022

Top tips and resources for you, your family or your client when making a big move. Consider what it may take for you or your client to move to a new city. Does you know the job opportunities? School? Healthcare? A little bit of research and guidance goes a long way!

BER Member Benefit Series: RentSpree

September 2nd, 2022

Learn how RentSpree can make your rental application process easier. Easily screen tentants and choose between applicants with a low $38 fee.

REALTORSĀ®: Too Busy to Learn Something New? Can't afford not to!

August 19th, 2022

Learn more about one of our latest tools "My Undercover Agent" and how it can help you save time in the field. MUA is a hyperlocal search tool which can save you dozens of hours each month reasearching and learning more about SWFL and providing this data to your clients.

Forewarn - A New Kind of Realtor Safety Tool

August 2nd, 2022

With over 6% of Realtors having fallen victim to a violent crime while on the job, we are making sure you know who you are working with. Find out more about the app and how it can help you stay safe.

Hometown Heroes Program is Now LIVE!

What is it & Who can apply?

July 20th, 2022

Starting on June 1st, 2022 - the Hometown Heroes downpayment assistance program was launched to help our local workers get into the housing they deserve. Find out what this is and who you can recommend it to.

Understanding Interior Design

"How to Best Showcase a Property from an Expert"

July 4th, 2022

As the market becomes more balenced for buyers and sellers, we know that it will only become more important to stage and showcase a home properly. Read about how you can properly stage you or your clients home.

Court Rules: Licensee Emails Do Not Create a Contract

June 20th, 2022

It's been a prominent point of discussion in recent years. What makes a executable contract? Well thanks to a recent court ruling, we now understand this concept a little bit more.

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