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Instant Updates Now Available From Homesnap’s News Feed

February 23, 2017  |  by Ellen

Homesnap Real Estate News Feed from Homesnap on Vimeo. There’s a major overhaul in the news feed inside your Homesnap app. Now your feed gives you instant updates about properties that are important to you—such as price drops of homes that your buyers have favorited or the sale of a listing similar to yours. As you interact with the News... Continue Reading


Create Video Ads For Facebook With Homesnap

January 6, 2017  |  by Ellen

The very popular Homesnap platform that lets agents create customized ads in just a few clicks now has a companion feature that gives users the option to create video ads. It’s no secret that Facebook tends to show video posts to followers more than posts that use only photos so Homesnap has rolled out the ability create content-driven video ads to expand the... Continue Reading


Find all the Agent-Only Open Houses with Homesnap

December 1, 2016  |  by Ellen

Looking for a list of all the upcoming agent-only open houses in one easy-to-find place? Homesnap has it right inside their smartphone app. To find them just go to the Filter menu, then find the Status option (underneath “Type”) and select the Agent Open choice. The Date Field will offer you several choices of time periods (e.g. “any” or “tomorrow”, etc.)... Continue Reading

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Use Homesnap To Search For Rentals Just Like For Sale Listings

November 8, 2016  |  by Ellen

Since Homesnap is linked to our MLS database, you can search for homes that are for rent as well as on-market listings directly from your smartphone. For rentals Homesnap provides a property history for the home and a list of comparables nearby that are still for rent or have recently found a renter. The app also gives you rent estimates... Continue Reading


How To Find Property Lines Using Homesnap

September 22, 2016  |  by Ellen

One of the many ways Homesnap makes life easier for agents is to show them where the boundaries of a property are in real time. If your clients want to know whether or not those bushes over in the corner of their yard belong to them or their neighbor, the Homesnap app can give you a pretty good idea. The... Continue Reading


How To Create a Closing Cost Estimate Report with MRIS Close It!

September 14, 2016  |  by Ellen

Another helpful tool available as part of the MRIS core subscription is MRIS Close It! – a closing cost estimate report generator that shows your clients how much money they’ll bring (or receive) at signing based on the county where the home is located. Currently MRIS Close It! has information for Maryland and Virginia counties as well as the District of... Continue Reading


How To Use The Safety Timer From Homesnap

September 12, 2016  |  by Ellen

Homesnap Pro Safety Timer from Homesnap on Vimeo. As we continue our coverage of REALTOR® Safety Month we want to revisit the free Safety Timer all MRIS subscribers can use on their smartphones. This Safety Timer is an automated version of what agents have been doing for years–that is, having a contact person they call when a showing is over... Continue Reading


Homesnap Now Integrated With SentriLock

September 9, 2016  |  by Ellen

The Homesnap team has just announced their new integration with Sentrilock lockboxes. As soon as you unlock the door of a listing you can instantly see the home’s entire Homesnap record on your phone. Here’s how: 1. Once you arrive at the listing, log in to SentriSmart and locate the property you want. 2. Type in your PIN and when... Continue Reading

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How To Update Listings And Photos From The MRIS Mobile App

August 23, 2016  |  by Ellen

Have you ever had so many calls about a hot property that as soon as it goes under contract you can’t wait to update the listing status so that your phone stops ringing off the hook? Or have you been away on vacation and received an urgent email from your sellers that they want to lower the price now because they really... Continue Reading


Homesnap Pro’s Latest Upgrades Enhances Search For School Boundaries, Broker Opens, And More!

July 6, 2016  |  by Ellen

Top 5 Most Important Homesnap Pro Updates – June 2016 from Homesnap on Vimeo. The free phone app that gives agent instant access to nearly everything they need when showing a home has just released several major upgrades to make it an even more powerful tool. The video above walks you through the major upgrades, which include: The new “Clustered... Continue Reading

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