Podcasts, Blogs and Social Media Accounts to Follow

March 02 2017

To enjoy continued success in the world of real estate, you have to stay on top of the latest industry news, trends and marketing best practices. The podcasts, blogs and social media profiles below can help you do just that.

Pertinent Podcasts
You'll find no shortage of enlightening real estate and marketing podcasts available online, free of charge. For example, Patrick Lilly's Real Estate Success Rocks looks at how different agents define success, while Kevin Ward's YES Talk focuses on training real estate agents to reach their goals.

Beneficial Blogs
These days, real estate blogs are a dime a dozen, but finding ones that consistently provide value can be tricky. Two of the leading blogs operating today are the BiggerPockets Blog, which runs the gamut from real estate investing and personal finance to marketing best practices, and Inman, which covers marketing, news and technology.

Twitter Influencers
If you really want to stay on trend and topical, turn your attention to Twitter. Consider following top real estate influencers, such as Laura Monroe (@lauramonroe), vice president of industry and strategic development at Real Satisfied and a regular contributor to Inman. You'll also find Amy Chorew (@amychorew), the vice president of platform development at Better Homes and Gardens, a trusted industry resource with insight to spare.

Instagram Inspiration
With over 500 million users, Instagram is a great place to flex your marketing muscles while showing a little personality to boot. See how Ian Grossman highlights his neighborhoods and listings with a combination of eye-catching photography and relevant hashtags. And if you want to see luxury done right, check out Luis Iglesias Real Estate.