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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I produce at least 40 of them per month, covering my top counties on a 3 month revolving schedule.

I have templates set up with all the essentials (google map, local info, market stats, search url, photos, call to action), then my admin compiles the data from the mls into a spreadsheet that I pull from to feed into the template once a week.

I have been working on upgrading my templates over the past 3 months, and will continue with an additional upgrade in the next quarter that will include a video to go with each.

The Gmap and Video not only add to the post, they also serve to kiss up to Google and boost my seo position.

Since I started getting serious about mkt reports I have been impressed at how much clients and potential clients rely on these and how much credibility it gives us in their minds.

Feb 23, 2021 08:11 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I do market reports. I've developed my own templates and graphics and just update numbers each month. Have not heard of an app that does that for you.

Feb 23, 2021 05:50 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
eXp Commercial, Referral Divison - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

I do market reports, but don't use an app. I pull data from my MLS, put it in a spreadsheet, update the summary data, then copy my last market report blog, and replace/redo information as necessary. 

I don't trust data that just gets automatically pulled/summarized from somewhere. An agent told me the average price points in my area went from this number to that number. I wondered what was included in that number. Everything. She included land, commercial properties, single family homes, mobile homes, everything. It wasn't a useful data point at all. 

Feb 23, 2021 06:14 AM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

I should get back to doing market reports. It has been a long time since I have done one.

Feb 23, 2021 06:46 AM
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Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Broker Retired

I don't think you mean app but program for infographics. There is plenty of stuff to use.

Publisher - Powerpoint - Word is just garbage for that stuff

Canva - Crello

Feb 23, 2021 06:27 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

You may want to contact Jeff Dowler, CRS for some guidance. He regularly publishes reports.

Feb 23, 2021 05:46 AM
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Eva B. Liland Century 21 Doug Anderson
Century 21 Doug Anderson - Lancaster, CA
Glad to be of Service 661-714-1643

I used to get weekly reports from my title company but somehow they stopped sending them. I wonder why? Hmm, will call to find out...Don't know of anny apps.

Feb 23, 2021 07:45 AM
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Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Evolution - 447 Boston Street, Suite #5, Topsfield, MA - Topsfield, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

I don't so them on a regular basis but when I do I simply do it myself.

Feb 23, 2021 07:17 AM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
CEO of Vision Drive Realty - Coastal San Diego

I use InfoSparks and my MLS combined with Cloud CMA.

Infosparks is the only automatic, but you're limited to their format...the rest I do custom.

Feb 23, 2021 06:57 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

I do.  I have not found an "easy mode" yet for them.  They still involve me pulling data from the MLS, putting it into a spreadsheet and then writing a blog around them (though the bulk of the content stays the same each week).  My old ones were easier, just city info and a small table for the market stats.  The new format (which is only on my website) is much more detailed and has several text sections that need to be updated each time.

 

I do not do mailers.  I have seen postcard companies that have a "set & forget" model for market stats, but mailing isn't my thing so I don't recall who the company was.

Feb 23, 2021 08:34 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

Never used an app for market data. The only market report I do these days is for my niche site ...  used to do them weekly for 8 areas then monthly for the same 8 areas ... now I only do one a month.   I pull data from the MLS and then scrub that data.  I created my own template and modify it from month to month.

Feb 23, 2021 08:11 AM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

Reading these great tips

Feb 23, 2021 06:31 AM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate (435) 632-9374 - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

I do my own with reliable information taken from my local MLS. Good luck Peter!

Feb 23, 2021 12:26 PM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Market reports can be powerful tools, but the key is in providing analyses to go with the numbers. You would need to use your own market savvy for that, not an app.

Feb 23, 2021 11:47 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

I think Nina Hollander gave you a good solution.  A

Feb 23, 2021 10:44 AM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Several ActiveRain bloggers post outstanding market reports. 

I have used MLS data for my reports.

Feb 23, 2021 09:57 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I do many market reports, but have my own format also, and different for each neighborhood.

Feb 23, 2021 07:17 AM
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Susie Kay
Ultra Real Estate Dallas Fort Worth - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

I'm all ears.  Thanks for the question.

Feb 23, 2021 01:04 PM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

I do monthly market reports, but it takes time for me to pull the data from MLS and write the report well. 

Feb 23, 2021 07:58 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

I'm not aware of an app that does this.  I create mine directly from the MLS data each month. There are some good suggestions here.

Feb 23, 2021 04:13 PM
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Bob Force (REALTOR®)
Weichert Realtors - Aspen Hill - Mount Airy, MD
The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate

I pull data from the MLS, scrub it in Excel, and use word to produce my set found here in the rain and mail them too.

Feb 24, 2021 08:05 AM
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Dee Toohey
Innovative Realty Solutions Group - Longwood, FL
Broker, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, FMS, ePro

My MLS lets me do this easily.  One click.  

Feb 24, 2021 03:46 AM
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Don Baker
Lane Realty - Eatonton, GA
Lake Sinclair Specialist

not me.  My wife does and I refer to her for my info

Feb 23, 2021 02:46 PM
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Peter Mohylsky, Beach Expert
PMI. Destin - Miramar Beach, FL
Call me at 850-517-7098

Thanks all. 

Feb 23, 2021 01:24 PM