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Leap’s Advanced Mobile Features

Today we’ll be discussing advanced mobile features for our users, and how they can take notes about their showings on location! For those of you new to Leap’s mobile world, please check out one of our earlier blogs about getting … Continue reading

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Spelling, Abbreviations, and Punctuation in MLS Listings

Well here’s something fun for all of us: spelling! Being an agent is all about presentation and proving that you are the best for the job.  Part of doing both of these things well involves communicating professionally and copy writing. … Continue reading

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Text your sellers through LeapRE

Leap users can now easily send text messages to their sellers for showing notifications.  Before we start, let us provide you with a quick run through about the difference between SMS and MMS text-messaging. An SMS gateway (Short Message Services) can transmit plain text … Continue reading

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End-of-year Chicago Market data Bodes well for 2012

Though we’ve been a bit absent lately, we wanted to make sure we stopped by and dropped off some end-of-year data insights to the blog. We’ve been focusing our attention in other areas and have found it increasingly hard to … Continue reading

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A Picture is Worth…

Our most recent data pull continues to look at ways agents market properties. You may remember we’ve pulled data on how listings are entered into the MLS prior, notably with our post on the use of “green” terms in property … Continue reading

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Moving Recently Built Inventory, Per Chicago Neighborhood

Here’s new data we pulled for this week’s Chicago Agent Magazine issue, published on Monday. The issue includes various articles discussing new builds and construction in the city. We took a look at new properties built in the past few … Continue reading

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Average Showings per week – August 2011

Showing Volume for Chicagoland during the month of August: Market showing activity is following in line with historical trends over the past few years. Late summer showings were up throughout August, and typically showings drag downward toward the end of … Continue reading

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