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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes Marketing and Technology

Marshall McLuhan once said, “the medium is the message.” At Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes, we believe that marketing and technology are likewise inseparable. Our marketing and technology is designed for only one purpose: to help you make more money. We believe we have the most modern and productive tools for making money in the Kansas City area.

If you have any questions about what we have and whether or not it would make your life better, contact us. We’d be happy to explain it to you.

Technology to save you time and help you make money

As an agent with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes, you will have access to leading-edge technology. From any computer in the world, you can pick up your voicemail, e-mail, and faxes through our E-Comm Center™. This service gives agents complete control over:

  • Paper and digital documents
  • Voicemail
  • e-mail
  • e-faxes

As part of the E-Comm Center™, our E-Courier service quickly converts paper documents into digital files so agents can send them electronically to any e-mail address or fax machine. It’s so much faster to finalize transactions through this technology.

In addition, our website, www.kansascityhomes.com, has features not seen in the Kansas City area.

Personal agent web pages customizable by the agent

Once you become a Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes agent, you will have the opportunity to customize your personal web page and to change it at will. This is a valuable tool to show your potential customers who you are and how you can assist them with their home sale or purchase.

Personalized and customizable web page for your buying clients

Using our custom program, MyHomeSearch, your clients can:

  • Create as many customized searches as they want
  • Keep up-to-date on changes, which include:
    • Price increase
    • Price reduction
    • Off market notification
    • Change of terms
    • Contract pending notification
    • Selling price
    • Back on market notification
  • Automatically segregate new and changed listings from regularly viewed listings
  • Communicate with you seamlessly
  • Receive e-mails, as frequently as every two hours, of any new homes or changes
  • Request a showing with a click
  • Write comments to capture thoughts about a specific home
  • Review an unlimited number of homes with each search
  • Keep track of "not interested" homes in case they want to have another look
  • “Fly” from one property to another with Google Earth™*

*Google Earth is a trademark of Google, Inc.

Personalized web page for your selling clients

Using our Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) program, MyHomeSale, your clients can:

  • See what similar homes in the area are selling for by:
    • Subdivision
    • Distance from seller’s home
    • Comparable homes
    • Status of homes
      • Actively for sale
      • Contingent
      • Model home
      • Pending sale
      • Sold
      • Expired
      • Backup contract
      • Selling price
  • Read comments by potential buyers
  • Read comments by buyers' agents

By using this seller-oriented program, your potential seller will feel knowledgeable about the market value of his or her home. This in turn will help you get more listings.

Agent's Intranet

Internally, agents keep up-to-date through our intranet site, which acts as your link to your Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes office from home. Here, you can pick up and send e-mail, submit your ads to local publications, order supplies, and accomplish many tasks that would ordinarily require a visit to the office.