"Ive been in the biz 37 years. I tried telling my fellow real estate brokers NOT TO USE OR SUPPORT Trulia, Zillow and their ilk from the beginning. We built them to huge companies by letting them have our MLS info. Never should have done it. We give…"
"Well, Ive done close to 8,000 BPOs. Ive done them for almost every BPO portal in the USA. The key is SPEED. Most of them care more about speed than accuracy. Most of them have simple forms that dont even give space for adjustments. Proteck,…"
"I have a local credit union chain that pays $30 for a driveby but its only 3 photos and then about 30 seconds to hit a few buttons. I get 1 to 5 a day so its nice bread and butter. I make about 10K a year from them so I take anything even if its 20…"
"I agree with Barbara about Proteck. I just signed up with them. At frst I was receiving emails that asked 'Hvae you looked at the order we sent you' but upon going to my sign in there was nothing. That happened three times. I had NOT received any…"
"There is a division of First American that does these for credit unions. 3 photos, about 3 minute simple form fill, for 30 bucks. Im trying to find them I know someone doing them but he wont tell, lol"
"Well, two things: They are very low on orders and just told me they are expecting a big rush from a new client. Second---go to YOUR PROFILE on their site. They had some software glitches and the boxes where you mark what types of property reports…"
"Camera? I use a little $120 Olympus with a 12 power zoom. You need at LEAST 5 power for long shots of house numbers.
Worst time of day? Between 7:30 to 8:30 AM people are out in cars leving for work. Between 5:20 and 6:30 people are arriving home…"
"Im sorry and Im not trying to admonish you---you sound like a nice, trusting person. Perhaps its because Ive been in real estate since 1989 and have seen every type of scam on earth, but why would anyone outsource this type of work anyway? It doesnt…"
"Wow I thought this was a current post when I read what was said--change the date and its TODAY. All the BPO brokers think they are going to get REO from the BPO companies and that its a snap. There are not many to be had because the banks are backed…"
"People its much deeper than that. Our illustrious government run by the first and second most horrible President of all time is keeping the banks in beans and without taking losses, the banks simply are not taking the money and man power needed to…"