Sell your Home in Austin and Surrounding Areas
We can help you list and sell your home in Austin TX, West Lake Hills, Lake Austin, Lake Travis, and Hays Counties or actually for that matter just about anywhere else in Central Texas. We have over 30 years of combined selling experience and know how to list your home professionally to get it sold for the most amount of money in the shortest amount of time.
With the Austin MLS and our professionally designed website, we can assure you that your home will get maximum exposure on the internet by using a wide variety of web-based marketing tools. More and more people are turning to the internet when looking to buy a new home so we want to be ready for them. We make sure we are up todate and well educated in all that technology has to offer today. You can be confident when you list your home with us that you will be provided with the best and latest marketing strategies available.
If you would like a precise presentation about how the Austin MLS, our website and other marketing techniques we use and implement can help you to sell your home, please give us a call, email or text us.
How We Work For You
The products and services below are not automatic services provided to REALTORS. Our brokerage subscribes to the following to help increase the exposure of our client’s listings. Some of these are company-wide products and some are specific to individual agent’s marketing programs.
The following YouTube video is a great summary of the marketing ability we can provide for you:
Our Company Website
Our site is open to the public to search for homes in Austin and the surrounding areas with Google Map integration. We want to make sure that our clients have the best exposure out there when they list their home with us. Look for us in the natural and/or sponsored search of the major search engines. We are big into Search Engine Optimization…because we know it works.
Staging is Critical to Marketing
Text Messaging For Real Estate
We make our listings available to potential buyers via text messaging. By texting a code displayed on our flyer box signs, information on the property (including photos) and links to our website are immediately texted back to the user. Besides an instant display of the home on your phone we are working at being on the green scene, less paper! We follow up on each inquiry by calling to get feedback which we can pass along to our sellers. If you would like to see a sample of our mobile website, text the message “sky” to the number 88000, standard rates apply, we do not charge for it. Our mobile website is provided by Drivebuytech.com
When you list your house with us your home will not only be on our web site but all of the other Sky agents web sites plus our Sky Realty Austin web site. Our web sites are optimized for specific areas which means you will recieve maximum exposure in and around the Central Texas area.
Virtual Tours and Property Tours
Virtual tours are all part of our visual strategy. If you can visit the home via your computer, you are apt to get a better feel of the home than just straight pictures. Seeing is believing. We use professional photographers, they know how to capture your home in the best light and at the perfect angle. Quality pictures of the inside of your home is what curb appeal is to the outside of your home. To prepare your home we offer staging tips on how best to present your home . When we put your home on the market we want it to shine. Scheduling a Realtor Property Tour gives us good feedback from agents that are familar with other properties in the neighborhood.
Podcasts for our listings are submitted to sites such as Youtube, Metacafe, Daily Motion and more. We can post your listing on Twitter for folks that follow our Twitter feed and want to be up to date on the latest happenings in the Austin Real Estate market. We Blog to highlight and feature your listing to many Austin Real Estate communities such as Active Rain. These blogs, often times, will show up in the natural search for a town or subdivision specific just like the podcasts. Our blogs tell the story of your home, neighborhood and the community.
Video for Real Estate
E-Flyers and Flyers
We offer E-Flyers that are sent out to agents in Austin and the surrounding areas. We know that around 80% of the time a buyer’s agent will bring the buyer so we want them to know your property is on the market. In addition, we use a flyer program that broadcasts your home out to Google, Trulia, Zillow, Craig’s List, Bing, Yahoo, MSN and many more Real Estate focused sites. We also offer professionally produced and designed color Flyers that we display inside and outside your home.
Just Listed Cards
Just Listed cards lets the neighbors know that a home has recently come on the market in their neighborhood. This is important because people are always on the lookout for their friends and family to live closer to them.
If you want an Open House we will hold them. We like to schedule an open house the first week your home is on the market. Let the neighbors come by and bring their friends and family, the more exposure the better the chances of selling your home.
Communication is Key
We know you are anxious to receive feedback whenever your home is shown. We will schedule a weekly day and time for your feedback by telephone or email whichever you prefer. If you would like to be updated more often we can certainly do that, just let us know what you want. You never need to worry about getting ahold of us. We work together for you. If one of us unavailable the other is not, its called team work. Your questions or concerns are never left unanswered. You are our number one priority.
To Sum It All Up……
Do you know what your home is worth? Should you have a Residential Service Contract on your home and what is it? How does that lock box on the front door work? Did you know we start marketing your home before it even gets in the MLS? We don’t want you to be overwhelmed. We know there are lots of decisions and planning that need to be made when you are selling. We do all the work for you and we are great at it. Don’t settle for less when you can get the best! We make it our goal to sell your home at a fair price in a timely fashion.
We welcome an opportunity to meet with you to set up your own personalized marketing plan.
Are you ready? The time is right so give us a call, let’s get started!