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Rainmaker
2,221,377
Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTAcondos.com
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers I have a graphics design team and marketing team that can get me high quality luxury marketing colateral within hours as long as I have text and professional photos ready to go.

Apr 15, 2016 11:24 PM
Rainmaker
1,513,143
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY

If I was to do it the home would be sold or expired by the time it was done!

Anthony Acosta has it said in a nutshell!

Apr 15, 2016 11:27 PM
Rainmaker
1,505,713
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

For flyers I have a "tried and true" template that I've been using since the late 90s.  Takes me maybe 5-10 minutes to make it.

For new promotional pieces, it can take weeks to get everyone to sign off of the design and content.

Apr 16, 2016 06:41 AM
Rainmaker
4,800,132
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Wow, it varies.  It could be a few minutes to the better part of a week depending on the complexity as well as the creative juices.

Apr 16, 2016 05:10 AM
Rainmaker
5,583,328
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

we have an in-house marketing dept. in our firm and they are upstairs from where my office is located.... I get very special attention!!!  it takes me hours....not days to do all of what you described....and THEY DO IT ALL!!! I just design it.

Apr 16, 2016 04:00 AM
Rainmaker
1,712,776
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

If I outsource something complicated then 48 hours.

Apr 16, 2016 03:33 AM
Rainer
84,578
Fathom Realty Group Inc.
Fathom Realty Group Inc - Orange, CA
Get Paid what your WORTH!

Typically three days

Apr 16, 2016 01:27 AM
Rainmaker
5,236,839
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

2 to 3 days without professional photography!

Apr 16, 2016 12:56 AM
Ambassador
5,059,654
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

I'd say a couple of hours typically

Apr 15, 2016 11:45 PM
Rainmaker
1,727,956
Sandy Padula & Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Florida Realty Investments - , CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

We do our own the majority of the time and it depends, but usually just about 10-15 min.

Apr 15, 2016 11:44 PM
Rainmaker
5,772,575
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Tony and Suzanne,

In our work, we produce templates for every need.  All that has to be done is to gather was needs to be there, like photos and descriptions. A

Apr 15, 2016 11:41 PM
Rainmaker
582,106
Eric Kodner
Madeline Island Realty - La Pointe, WI
CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -

I usually start with a template, which helps create brand uniformity and also saves time. Unless it's something complicated, I can usually create a new print or web piece in a couple of hours.

Apr 15, 2016 11:34 PM
Rainmaker
3,986,308
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Some of my marketing is within an hour

Apr 16, 2016 12:29 PM
Ambassador
3,740,872
Patricia Kennedy
RLAH@properties - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

We have an Art Department, and we bring them the general concept and text for what we want, then they work with us to come up with the finished product.  If it is a fact sheet, the staff photographer will already have taken the pictures. They helped me with a personal brochure and had it finished in less than a day.  

Apr 16, 2016 12:05 PM
Rainmaker
3,988,013
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

It takes a week generally becasue we have many other things going on at the same time too.

Apr 16, 2016 11:08 AM
Rainmaker
5,111,160
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I use the same templates over and over, so it's just dropping in photos and adding copy. Not very long as it's almost on auto pilot.

Apr 16, 2016 07:23 AM
Rainmaker
823,679
Susan Laxson CRS
Palm Properties - La Quinta, CA
Realtor in San Diego, CA & Naples, FL

Our company provides a professional photographer for our listings and we use an online company's templates. Easy and fast!

Apr 16, 2016 04:52 AM
Rainmaker
1,846,671
Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Broker Retired

I am really creative on the design end. I use publisher, print on our awesome copier. Then the process slows down from there a bit - I use a special section in the USPS that print labels on the 1/2sheet cards. Off I go with check to post office.

You have to create the least amount of 'touches' to the mailer. Touch = time.

RM just overhauled all it's mailers/flyers/postcards which I just tried last month on a listing. It was EZ & I liked the final product.

Apr 16, 2016 02:44 AM
Rainmaker
1,157,791
FN LN
Toronto, ON

It depends upon the marketing piece.

Apr 16, 2016 12:16 AM
Rainmaker
2,784,266
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

2-3 days. I found a place that just churns out quality signage, banners etc.

Apr 16, 2016 12:06 AM
Rainmaker
7,861,183
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

For many instances, all we need is a MLS printout.

Apr 16, 2016 12:04 AM
Rainmaker
1,552,350
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
CEO of Vision Drive Realty - Coastal San Diego

Almost all of mine are produced for me, so literally 5 minutes on my monthly e-reports (one click after proofing), zero on my IOV (items of value) monthly mailers, done for me and on listing flyers and e-blast digital flyers, they come right of the property website but they take about 15-20 minutes once per week to post in social media, blogs and load/send in my e-mailing lists.

So I'd say 1:30 per month. It's the power of being a Buffini Coached Realtor, I get quality pieces that represent me well, I'm proud to send them and Buffini does all the work.

Apr 15, 2016 11:51 PM
Rainmaker
921,504
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

A marketing piece? I can do a flier in a few minutes.

A campaign, for example, for the CIS Score, will include many marketing disciplines and could take 3 weeks to have all the pieces in place.

ON THE RIGHT TRACK took months to put together.

Regarding marketing property, it can be minutes or weeks (if a Property Pedigree is completed) before all the pieces are in place.

A question to ask is "Are all the pieces required to get started?"

I most cases no, but to get all the most harmonious benefit, all parts of the orchestra should be in position to play their note at the right time. Sometimes waiting, to have all pieces in place, is the right action for both the seller and the agent.

Apr 15, 2016 11:46 PM
Rainmaker
2,707,721
Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!

That all depends on the marketing piece...

Apr 19, 2016 11:34 AM
Rainmaker
5,876,468
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

When designing a new postcard for my sphere could take a week or two.

Apr 17, 2016 11:58 PM
Ambassador
6,414,578
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

depends on the medium, internet takes a few hours, print media generally takes a few hours to produce, then a week to wait for the printing.

Apr 16, 2016 02:18 PM
Rainmaker
4,319,773
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Burlington, MA
Metro Boston Homes For Sale

Great question - for some it may take just a few hours and for some little too long. My FB ads need landing page design and responder plus more - tracking etc.

One needs to plan properly for sure.

Apr 16, 2016 02:15 PM