Technology Archive

Win Over Foreign Clients With RPR®

Standing out to foreign buyers in a sea of REALTORS® can be challenging. With so many buyers moving from abroad it can be overwhelming to know the exact steps to proving you are a global expert, worthy of their...
August 25, 2017

New Realtor.com® Reports Reveal International Buyer Interest

Realtor.com has made it easier to find out how attractive your metro area is to international buyers. At last week’s REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C., new interactive maps were unveiled, which will offer more comprehensive reporting...
May 16, 2016

Creating an Engaging Global Real Estate Blog

According to NAR research, ninety-two percent of home buyers use the Internet in their home search*. What this means is no matter how these buyers are reaching you, your website is more than likely the first place they will...

You Don’t Have to Speak Another Language to be a Global Agent

  No hablo español!  我不会说中国话。 Et je ne parle pas français non plus.    No problem!   If you are concerned that you won’t find success as a global real estate practitioner because you don’t speak another language, think...

A Video Postcard From Southern California

Thanks to inexpensive and easy-to-use online tools, it’s never been easier for real estate practitioners to connect with their colleagues in other countries. The Tri-Counties Association of REALTORS®, based in Walnut, Calif., recently provided an example of how REALTOR®...

Honoring realtor.com® international with the Global Achievement Award

Earlier this month, we had the distinct pleasure of honoring the realtor.com® international team with the Global Achievement Award. The award was presented at the International Night Out Gala during the REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Francisco. The...
November 28, 2013

7 Tips for Managing International Transactions

Getting all of the necessary pieces in place for any real estate deal in today’s risk-averse housing finance environment can be a complicated affair. And when you add an international component to a transaction that requires financing, you increase...

3 Ways to Connect With Global Agents – From Your Own Couch

Not so long ago, if you wanted to be a player in the international real estate arena, you had few options but to hop on an airplane and travel the world to meet potential clients and referral partners. This...

realtor.com® International: Expanding Your Global Reach

What if I told you there was a tool that could help your listings get viewed dozens or perhaps even hundreds of times by potential buyers in countries all over the world — in their own native language? What...
September 3, 2013

Tips to Attract International Buyers with your Online Presence

Back in 1996, Bill Gates first coined the term, “content is king.” Fast forward 17 years, and this adage still holds true− it’s probably more relevant today, than ever before. With changes to Google’s all-important ranking algorithms and the...