New agile development program - no more queue's! REW Retainer!

Morgan Carey posted this 1,485 Views

Many folks are familiar with our "dedicated developer" program (and some are not) - but what most folks are NOT familiar with is many of the enhancements and processes we have adapted thanks to the addition of our REW Enterprise program. We have been building / testing this new platform for nearly 2 years now, and have seen tremendous improvements in both throughput and project quality. As such, we have decided it is time that we share this new, advanced project methodology with the larger p...

Career Spotlight: Eric, Search Engine Marketing

Real Estate Webmasters posted this 2,471 Views

What would you say you do here? I'm the Team Lead of the SEO & PPC department. It's my job to make sure this department is running as efficiently as possible, while keeping our clients happy! I'm also responsible for staying on top of industry trends, training staff members, helping develop new SEO & PPC products, and consulting on best SEO practices to our company's other departments. Can you tell me a little about your department? The SEO and PPC department is all about br...

Career Spotlight: Rebecca, Designer

Real Estate Webmasters posted this 1,496 Views

1. How long have you been at REW? I have been at Real Estate Webmasters for 3 years this June.  2. What would you say you do here? I work with my incredibly talented team to design and deliver the awesome user interfaces and experiences our clientele has come to expect from REW. 3. What exactly does a web designer at REW do? I would split up our main tasks into two sections. The first thing we do is mockup and provide designs for site elements. Normally we work in either Photoshop or ...

Route Your Leads The Easy Way With REW Leads

Andy posted this 1,407 Views

We've released another new update to rewLeads Beta, our new lead management app, to our beta testers. Our main goal for this release was to make one of our favorite features even easier to use: rewLeads Auto-Routing. With Lead Auto-Routing, rewLeads can intelligently assign incoming leads to your agents according to custom rules that you create. For example, you can have residential leads over $800K go to a certain set of agents, while Seattle leads go to someone else. To get start...

Saved Search Creation - Now Available in REW Leads

Andy posted this 2 2,839 Views

The Mobile Development team at REW has been hard at work on our latest project - rewLeads. It's a fresh take on Lead Management, focusing specifically on mobile devices. It works alongside the existing REW Backend you already know and use on the web, but it's a standalone native app for your phone. It offers the best possible speed & ease of use, while taking advantage of platform-specific features like Push Notifications and iPad support on iOS. Since August of 2016, we've been invit...

Response To Rob - Role Of The Website In Real Estate

Morgan Carey posted this 2 2,890 Views

It finally happened! I've been called out by Notorious Rob on his super entertaining, (sometimes controversial) blog - He asks: Honest Question: Role Of The Website In Real Estate.In his article Rob claims that based on his assumptions (most of which are completely incorrect, but I'm starting to think were created to bait me into responding) Rob states that he cannot find any use for a Real Estate Website in the typical "transaction life cycle". Let's start with the listing side: H...

Monthly statement billing - Change for the new year

Morgan Carey posted this 1,803 Views

I'd like to announce a new billing process here at Real Estate Webmasters Inc for the new year. As of January 1st 2017, we will be rolling out a new monthly billing process for all custom (professional service) departments. What this means is this: We're eliminating variable / hard to track payment plans wherever possible Each month customers over 5 hours accumulated billing will receive an invoice for work that month (under 5 hours but not signed off will not receive invoices...

Morgan Carey’s non customized recipe for guaranteed ROI (beginner to intermediate)

Morgan Carey posted this 2 7,125 Views

Are you a new to intermediate realtor / broker (or perhaps quite experienced but just late to the internet marketing game?) I'm writing this article for you.  Now most folks know REW (Real Estate Webmasters) for our super high end, custom projects and working with clients like Barbara Corcoran (Shark Tank) and Fredrik Eklund (Million Dollar Listing New York) as well as powering many of the top teams and franchises in the country.  This is what is known as our "elite / enterpr...

12 Days Of Christmas Promo - Save Taxes, Huge Discounts, Fredrik Eklund and more!

Morgan Carey posted this 4,398 Views

It's that time again folks! Real Estate Webmaster's 12 days of Christmas promotion! This promotion expired December 31st / 2016 With all the distraction recently I imagine most of us have not taken the time to complete our year ends, predict our tax bill or do strategic planning for 2017. It's year end, the elections over, and come December 31st most Realtors / Brokerages must have their business expenses in. Are you ready for it? Let us help! Most REW customers already know that...

Unplanned Outage 2016-September-24

Ebenezer posted this 1,657 Views

As of approximately 11:00 PM PST 4 of our servers have became unresponsive causing inaccessible sites or 503s relating to IDX unavailability.   We are currently in contact with our service provider to get the situation resolved as quickly as possible, and I will update this post as more information becomes available.   Update: 00:00 AM PST: All hosts and services are back up and reporting as normal. I will be performing some spot checks to ensure that things have com...