Twitter Tips for Commercial Real Estate Agents

twitter tipsTwitter is being used more and more by commercial real estate agents as a way to market and brand themselves and their companies.  Because of this we decided to put together a few tips that will help get you started.

  1. Create a system for finding interesting and somewhat relevant articles and information.
  2. Don’t just tweet about your commercial real estate listings.
  3. Follow and engage with others outside of commercial real estate (e.g. tech, healthcare, legal, software).
  4. Follow and engage with your local media.
  5. Re-tweet and promote other peoples posts.
  6. Follow and engage with your clients Twitter and other social media accounts.
  7. Use hashtags when necessary
  8. Use lots of great photos and images.
  9. Show a little personality.
  10. Follow at least 5-10 new people on Twitter each day.
  11. Use HootSuite or Buffer app to help manage your Twitter account and posts.
  12. Be consistent.  Tweet everyday.  Results take months
  13. Make sure to include a link to your website or blog.
  14. Make your profile descriptive.  What do you do and what is your specialty?
  15. Don’t use canned responses.
  16. Have fun with it and get creative.

Don’t worry about making mistakes.  Learning Twitter takes a little time however it should not consume all your time.  Have fun with it.  The only way to learn it is to give it an honest try.

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