Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 16, 2006
HomePoint.com (http://www.HomePoint.com), an Internet-based provider of services to the real estate industry, announced today its comprehensive new array of online services designed to streamline the home buying and selling process.
HomePoint.com connects home buyers and sellers with the tools they need to succeed -- be it a marketing plan to sell a home, data about homes available for sale, tips on buying or selling a home or help connecting with experienced real estate agents in specific market areas.
HomePoint.com listing marketing plans offer consumers and real estate agents a timesaving one-stop resource for marketing real estate. Service plans start as low as $500 and include such features as property listings on HomePoint.com, professional photos, online virtual tours, color brochures, ads on local metro area newspaper websites, directional signs to increase traffic to the home and direct-mail postcards sent to targeted neighborhoods with potential buyers. Consumers and real estate agents may advertise listings on HomePoint.com free of charge, whether or not they purchase a listing marketing plan from HomePoint.com.
“Our goal is to simplify buying and selling a home by providing a comprehensive set of tools to make the process easier,” said Chad Pinson, managing director of HomePoint.com. “For sellers or their agents, we can handle all the marketing details, from ad placement and materials production to delivering custom-designed flyers directly to the seller’s home, saving everyone involved valuable time -- including busy real estate agents.”
For home buyers, HomePoint.com offers detailed property listings including homes for sale by owner, MLS listings, neighborhood and school data and professional agent profiles. The site provides consumers with an extensive library of valuable information on the many aspects of buying and selling real estate. Buyers can connect directly with home sellers, or opt to use the services of a professional agent to help them find the best home for their needs.
The HomePoint.com Referral Network connects buyers, sellers, agents and other service providers, such as appraisers and mortgage lenders. The program is available now in major Colorado metropolitan areas and will expand soon to major cities nationwide. Agents and brokers may enroll online for a free 30-day trial, after which a flat monthly fee of $297 is charged, with no additional per-lead or closing fees. Agents are featured as the professional contact for consumers seeking help with buying or selling a home in their selected marketplace.
Said Pinson, “HomePoint.com empowers consumers and real estate agents. HomePoint.com is focused on making sure consumers are informed about all the options they have in buying and selling a home. We carefully match consumers with full-service or flat-fee agents while leveraging the Internet to streamline the entire real estate transaction process.”
HomePoint.com is participating in and exhibiting at this week’s National Association of Realtors (NAR) Mid-Year Conference and Expo in Washington, DC, in tradeshow booth 103.
About HomePoint.com – ‘The best way to buy and sell a home’
HomePoint.com provides data and marketing solutions to people buying and selling real estate. The Internet-based service connects buyers, sellers, agents, builders, bankers and real estate service providers. Buyers can browse databases to see available inventory, and sellers can choose from a number of options to help sell a home including direct-sale marketing tools or finding an agent to manage the transaction. Agents can select a number of automated products to help connect with clients and serve their customers more quickly and efficiently.
For additional information, please visit (http://www.HomePoint.com) or call 1.800.416.7949.
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