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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I have some that I've used for over a decade.

Apr 04, 2019 03:57 AM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

The posts last a long time - the hanging sign lasts about the same as yours, Paul, 4-5 years.

Apr 03, 2019 09:16 PM
Rainmaker
761,679
Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

I've had this set for 3 years now. 1 took a beating this winter and will be replaced will an aluminum one

Apr 04, 2019 05:34 AM
Rainmaker
1,595,381
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Mine last until they are stolen Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS .

Apr 03, 2019 07:13 PM
Rainmaker
1,943,002
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573
MOOERS REALTY - Houlton, ME
Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker

Depends how vigilant I am to push them back into the lawn away from the snow plow heading by as we head into winter. The rugged power coated solid steel frames and 24 gage, metal bolted in secure sign panel "silent salesmen" are no match for a Fisher snow plow. I can get ten years out of the step in and tack on metal ones re-using them over and over if we maintain their seasonal  placement. You don't do that with flimsy cordex or coated paper in a northern tier state. Lowen Sign since 1976 has served us very very well.

Apr 04, 2019 01:55 AM
Rainmaker
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

The PVC posts last a LONG time.  I think going on 10 years now for some of them.  The actual sign I think I get about the same life as you do out of them.  Depends on several factors though.  Had a couple listings in windy areas that were on yard signs (not posts).  They snapped in the wind, didn't get much life out of them.

Apr 03, 2019 09:09 PM
Rainmaker
1,528,031
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

It is way longer than that for me. I really can't say other than over 10 years maybe even 15. When they look awful, I complain & they come & replace that particular one.

The sign service keeps them for me. 

Apr 04, 2019 05:25 AM
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

Idk because my Broker owns the signs. I just add my riders.

Apr 04, 2019 05:01 AM
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Buzz Mackintosh
Mackintosh REALTORS - Frederick, MD
“Experience, reliable, leadership”

That depends on how the weather treats them I would say 5 years +/-

Apr 04, 2019 03:25 AM
Rainer
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Raj Taj
RE/MAX - Lake Bluff, IL
Drive By Blessings!

"Well over 20 years, didn't sell much."

Apr 03, 2019 09:33 PM
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Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

they are metal and around 10 years

Apr 03, 2019 09:27 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Depends on the type of sign, have worn out plenty of plastic and wood signs, the metal signs are still looking good.

Apr 03, 2019 08:08 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Can't say I have paid close attention. I know that at least in recent years they do not need to stay on the properties very long!

Apr 03, 2019 07:54 PM
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Chuck Willman UtahHomes.me
Utah Homes - Alpine, UT
Utah Homes

If I sell the home quickly they last a lot longer. ;-)

Apr 04, 2019 05:27 AM
Rainer
417,707
Rose Mary Justice
Synergy Realty Pros - Dandridge, TN
Synergy Realty Pros

About the same for me.

Apr 04, 2019 05:12 AM
Rainmaker
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Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

Not sure... sign company & broker/owner manage those details. 

Apr 04, 2019 05:05 AM
Rainmaker
1,827,357
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

A couple of years

Apr 04, 2019 05:02 AM
Rainmaker
2,977,085
Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents

Until a plow hits them, someone steals them or kids use for target practice. 

Apr 04, 2019 04:58 AM
Rainmaker
3,244,313
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

They were rotated out when they started looking shabby. I would guess 1 to 4 years.

Apr 04, 2019 04:11 AM
Rainmaker
2,981,566
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Over 10 years.  I keep them clean and on occassion I will repaind the frames.

Apr 04, 2019 04:01 AM
Rainmaker
2,889,075
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Rogers, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

6 months to a year.  I don't list many homes

Apr 04, 2019 01:17 AM
Rainmaker
559,515
Steve Higgins
RE/MAX Kelowna - Kelowna, BC

I've had mine for almost 8 years now. However RE/MAX has rebranded their logo so I will be getting new one in the next year or so.

Apr 04, 2019 05:10 PM
Rainmaker
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

They last for a couple of years. 

Apr 04, 2019 10:41 AM
Rainmaker
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Paul,

I don't recall keeping track of them.  Because, we often leased retail stores as part of our work, paper signs went into all the windows.  I had to reorder those often.  The big signs lasted.  A

Apr 04, 2019 07:16 AM
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406,351
Dan Pittsenbarger
Keller Williams Western Realty - Bellingham, WA
Improving Conditions

10ish years. Trying out some new ones this year with reflective quality on some kind of thick composite material. We'll see how long they go. I still have lots or wood scrol top signs with more than 10 years on them and still looking good.

Apr 04, 2019 06:21 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

If nobody shoots at them?

Apr 04, 2019 06:17 AM
Rainmaker
756,776
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Coreplast are single use. Once sold, dispose.

Metal signs, forever or until REMAX chooses to change the logo...AGAIN!

Be aware, waxing before use and cleaning after every use goes a long way in protecting the $35 investment. Unfortunately, if others store and hang the sign for the agent. one season is all an agent gets before the sign starts looking worn.

Apr 04, 2019 05:38 AM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

They last a long time if they are not damaged.

Apr 04, 2019 05:12 AM
Rainmaker
673,110
John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

Our For Sale signs seem to last until some vandal destroys them.

Apr 04, 2019 04:02 PM
Rainmaker
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Mike Cooper, GRI
Cornerstone Business Group Inc - Winchester, VA
Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro

I use anodized aluminum signs. I've never had one go bad except those the wind decided to turn into missles. My corrigated plastic signs last a few years (very few of those anymore). 

Apr 04, 2019 11:30 AM
Rainmaker
4,957,270
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

they buy new signs when they get low or the signs get damaged in the winter.... signs are usually purchased twice a year but not all are replaced....

Apr 04, 2019 08:54 AM
Rainmaker
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

They last...I also make new ones to customize the property for sale too

Apr 04, 2019 07:27 AM
Rainmaker
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

8 years and counting.

I had one snap from high winds - that is rare in my area. 

Apr 04, 2019 07:13 AM
Rainmaker
1,007,730
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Long time. My rider -Too Late disappers quickly.  They are collector items.

Apr 04, 2019 06:31 AM
Rainmaker
1,536,835
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

About a year and I just reorder more from my affordable low-cost source

Apr 04, 2019 06:04 AM
Rainmaker
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

If i would not change companies 10 years.

 

Apr 08, 2019 04:59 PM
Rainmaker
3,052,041
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Many years...

Apr 06, 2019 07:14 AM
Rainmaker
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Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

Depends are you talking about small direction types? or the ones that hang from the L signs?

I've had them last in good shape for a few years... to as little as a single listing weather is a huge factor... severe winds can sometimes tear a sign apart.. had that happen to two signs in the past year and they were pretty new

Apr 05, 2019 09:25 AM
Rainmaker
704,551
Richard Bazinet /MBA, CRS, ABR
West USA Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix Scottsdale. Sellers, Buyers & Relocations

I change them regularly when they start to get faded and such, or when to change the graphic and design to keep updated and fresh. Sometimes the logo changes so it's time to change the sign too...

Apr 05, 2019 04:27 AM