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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
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Debbie Reynolds our MLS does not allow - however, I should start using it in posts and in my online marketing.

Apr 06, 2015 12:06 PM
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Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
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I am not Debbie but I have seen them often around my neighborhood. A great idea.

Apr 06, 2015 09:09 AM
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Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616
Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT) - Mesa, AZ
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Yes, and we pre-market listings once we have a listing agreement - especially if we are waiting for repairs or cleanup before we go live on the MLS.  

Apr 06, 2015 08:37 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I haven't used coming soon on signs.  Though, I have put signs up for listings that were coming soon as standard for sale signs.

Apr 06, 2015 08:16 AM
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Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

We don't use signs but do send email blasts for "Coming Soon" listings. They've been very effective.

Apr 06, 2015 08:13 AM
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Shuchi Agrawal
Kanam Realty Group/Kanam Commercial - Flower Mound, TX
Serving Dallas / Ft. Worth

Yes, I actually haven't invested in any yet but I'm seriously considering them.  With our market being as hot as it is, I've seen numerous listings get sold even before getting on MLS, with just "Coming Soon" signs... In fact on the same street, I saw the "Coming Soon" house get sold faster than one that went through the traditional listing process.  Maybe the anticipation/mystery, has something to do with it - it tends to create an interest almost immediately...

Apr 06, 2015 08:03 AM
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James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
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Yes and yes it is here and our local MLS says there is noting the agents are violating.  We've been doing this for several years now

Apr 06, 2015 07:55 AM
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Vern Eaton
Askov, MN
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WE can't market any property without a listing agreement.  I believe that is State Law

Apr 07, 2015 12:20 AM
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John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
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I don't use coming soon signs but do online marketing before we are live.  It really works well. 

Apr 06, 2015 11:38 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
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We're allowed to use them, but they really aren't that popular.

Apr 06, 2015 09:54 PM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
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I typically haven't used these signs, as most of the time property goes on the market very quickly after we sign a listing agreement. Our mls does allow this, Debbie, so long as we have a bona fide listing agreement in place.

Apr 06, 2015 08:57 PM
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Larry Johnston
Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC - Elkhart, IN
Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN

We don't have them and actually haven't considered them yet.

Apr 06, 2015 01:43 PM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
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Debbie, we just had our Real Estate Commission make a new ruling - unless it is specifically in a listing agreement, the "coming soon" sign cannot be out more than 72 hours prior to entering into MLS.   I do use these signs. 

Apr 06, 2015 12:40 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
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I have started using them, had a signed listing and a buyer contacted the seller. She referred them to me. 

Apr 06, 2015 12:12 PM