Ryan: Hey guys, welcome. One of the ways that you can add value to your customers is with stellar staging services. And I'm very excited because today we're going to hear a lot about this. Stay tuned.

Welcome to Realty Hack, where we look at the best practices that top agents and teams are employing to increase their production. Okay, my name is Ryan Rodenbeck and today we're going to be talking about the benefits of in house stagers and how you can get certified. 

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Barton Springs is a staple of Austin and one of the most popular swimming holes in Austin. Located within the 358-acres of Zilker Park lies one of the crown jewels of Austin. Barton Springs Pool in Austin measures 3-acres in size and is filled with water from the Main Barton Spring--the fourth largest spring in Texas.

The popular recreational outdoor swimming pool attracts all locals and tourists all over the globe. Up to this day, it still attracts a diverse crowd of people setting a record number of visitors at almost 800,000 to 1.5 million in recent years. Barton Springs Pool has an average temperature of 68 to 70 degrees which is ideal for all-year-round swimming. The depths range from 0” to 18”

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Barton Springs Pool is home to the…

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Living a healthy life in a city is one of the most important things for seniors when it comes to looking for a place to retire. The City of Austin is not a stranger to that. In fact, it is one of the ideal places for retirement. There are neighborhoods that are perfect for retirees to settle down despite the city being known for its lively and vibrant feel. To answer your questions, is Austin a good place to retire? Should I retire in Austin, Texas? Here are some of the reasons why retiring in Austin Texas will be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make.


1. Outdoor Activities

Austin has plenty of green spaces, lakes, and several parks that can keep you active all day long. Whether you’re in downtown Austin or living in on top of a mountain with…

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I want to talk about a little bit about when you're working with sellers. And you their property doesn't go the first weekend or the second weekend or the third weekend. And you have got to call them that next Monday or Tuesday, right? I recently had someone took off the day yesterday if I go to a waterpark with my family, and they had called or they texted wanting feedback requests. So before I called them, what I did was I called Sunny got the exact amount of people that have been through the property, the feedback that we've had, I went referenced the conversation that I had when I initially talked to them. And I had a plan of what I was going to do before I called them which you don't want to do when you have a seller that's…

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barton creek greenbelt in austin texasBarton Creek Greenbelt is one of the top trails in Austin and is the most beloved greenbelt by the locals and is commonly referred to as “The Greenbelt”. It is located in south-central Austin and has 12.68 miles of trails with its main trail that is about 7 miles. Barton Creek Greenbelt is one of the city’s most prized attractions that has 7 entrance points! Yes, seven. It makes it easier for visitors to access it and enjoy the different amenities the Greenbelt has.

Families gather in The Greenbelt on the weekends to enjoy the different amenities within the area such as the Barton Creek hike and bike trail, swimming holes, biking, mountain climbing, and bird watching.

You may not believe it, especially for newcomers, but this magnificent body of…

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OPA! Coffee and Wine Bar is a cozy, family-owned and operated Greek haven tucked away in the heart of South Austin. This place is on our list of Best Coffee Shops in South Austin. OPA! Coffee and Wine Bar serves Texas Traders organic, fair-trade, locally-roasted coffee. They also have a selection of milk such to accompany your delicious coffee. As for beers, OPA! has a wide selection of local and imported wines, beers, and other beverages. A variety of appetizers and snacks are also available in the shop.

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The expansive outdoor seating area is shaded by an oak tree that is perfect for parties of all sized. Dogs are welcome inside as well. They offer dog treats and water bowls for your pets, just make sure you have your dog on his leash. Indoor,…

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Austin is known to be one of the best and vibrant cities in America. The culture, food, breathtaking landscapes, the live music scene, and the growing business opportunities in the area are some factors as to why people are moving in Austin. One thing the residents love in Austin is the stunning lake views and green spaces. If you are looking for a list of the top neighborhoods for the best views in Austin, you have come to the right blog.

Here are our picks for the top neighborhoods with the best views in Austin, Texas:


1. Allandale

No doubt this is one of the places with the best views in Austin. Located in the heart of central Austin, the quiet suburban has close proximity to Mount Bonnell, which is one of the oldest and the highest point…

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So when we talk about having the different ways that you can leverage your listings, you’re gonna have some goals for this. The first and foremost is to get the exposure out in word to drive demand to your clients, right. The idea, the way we do it, is that we start with coming soon and we try to bring in much traffic to a property, much attention to the property before it’s listed so that on the day that it is listed we set up the conditions that leave multiple offers situations.

Goal number two is to bring in leads on that listing and goal number three is to brand yourself with the listing in order to get your name out there, that you’re gonna be the go-to listing person when someone is looking to list your property, right. That goes along with…

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The first thing that we do and this is taught in different ways, I kinda made my own for simplicity, but when you make a call for someone and you schedule a listing appointment, we have an email that says “seller after first conversation”.

It’s an email template that’s gonna set you up for success when you’re on the phone with someone and you're a, set up your appointment let them know that our procedure is I'm gonna send you and then introductory email it has some a brief synopsis of what we’re gonna go over in the email or in the appointment so please take a look at that.

There’s a couple of videos that can be very important for you to watch and will save us time on our listing appointment, right? listing consultation, right? So…

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What's New at Funky Homes of Austin*

A few months back, some big changes started happening in my business. It all started with a car ride with one of our interns at Spyglass. She was on a rather long drive with me to a home where we were going to shoot a video together, and she asked me a question that really took me off guard.

It was, basically, "Why aren't you more successful already?"

It's a sticky question to pose to someone, but I could understand it. I've posed the same question to a mentor in my life. He's done incredible things, but I always felt like he was capable of more than coaching people like me. I remember asking him "How come I still get to coach with you? Why aren't you on Oprah or something?" So I kind of understood her…

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