MLS Tip of the Week

Weekly Blog by Susan Beck, ECAR MLS Director.
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  • Tip of the Week – Active or Pending with Contingency?

    by Susan Beck | Aug 18, 2016
    One of the eternal dilemmas of being a real estate agent is balancing what’s correct with what your seller and buyer want. One of the most common scenarios for this battle is what to do when a property goes under contract.
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  • Tip of the Week: Which city name is best to use?

    by Susan Beck | Aug 11, 2016
    The original title I had in mind for this Tip was “Which city is best?, but then I realized that was opening a can of worms, and I don't care to touch worms. The real question is, “Which city name should I use for my listing?” Sounds simple, doesn't it? Yet it brings up a challenge of using what draws the most attention versus what's going to help it be found more frequently, especially on third party websites used by the public.
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  • Tip of the Week – You Spelled That How?

    by Susan Beck | Aug 02, 2016
    This Wednesday, August 3, is Cram the Van Day here at the Fort Walton Beach ECAR office. Lunch is provided, catered by Lenny’s Subshop of Destin. So come on by and load up the van with pencils, pens, copy and notebook paper, along with any other school supplies you can offer. But what does this have to do with the MLS?
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  • Tip of the Week – Supra Active Key Renewal Time!

    by Susan Beck | Jul 27, 2016
    It’s that time of year again. If you have the basic Active key, you should have received the annual renewal bill for the key. Need to know your options?
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  • Tip of the Week – What happens to my listings if I change offices?

    by Susan Beck | Jul 20, 2016
    What happens to my listings if I change offices? This is a great question. And it’s something you need to know about if you’re even considering moving to a new brokerage.
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