51 SOCIAL MEDIA IDEAS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS ( or Any Business Page )

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The status updates with an asterisk will usually get a higher level of engagement, but if you abuse these people will lose interest in your page:

  1. Make a few friend requests

  2. Join a group

  3. Take photos of the houses you're showing

  4. Take photos of the pets at the houses you're showing

  5. Take photos of the views at the houses you're showing

  6. Take photos of the clients you're showing houses to

  7. Take a photo of a friend, family, co-worker, or your office

  8. Take a photo of you in action at work

  9. Take a photo of your pet*

  10. Take a photo of your favorite beverage

  11. Recommend a local business, restaurant, park, bike trail, etc.

  12. Recommend one of your affiliates and tag them in the post

  13. Recommend a website

  14. Recommend checking out a new neighborhood or part of town

  15. Thank a friend for something and tag him/her in the post

  16. Ask for a referral for a local business, restaurant, service, doctor, vet, mechanic, etc.*

  17. Ask a question, such as "Where should I go to lunch today?" or "What is the best ice cream?"*

  18. Tell everyone happy birthday

  19. Thank a co-worker for helping you

  20. Thank your managing broker for helping you

  21. Congratulate a co-worker for a successful closing

  22. Share a YouTube video that you like

  23. Share a Pandora song you like

  24. Share an industry tip (i.e. the buyer doesn't pay commission)

  25. Give advice on home maintenance

  26. Share an article on home maintenance

  27. Share financial tip or article

  28. Share an article on mortgage interest rates

  29. Share local market stats

  30. Look up this day in history

  31. Look up famous persons' birthdays

  32. Post a local news story

  33. Post a local event calendar

  34. Post a local history fact

  35. Post a history fact about real estate

  36. Post the average sales price in your market

  37. Do a review on a neighborhood

  38. Share a recipe

  39. Share a discount or other special local deal

  40. Tell people you love getting referrals

  41. Like a few Fan/Business pages every week

  42. Send someone a direct message just to say hi

  43. Send a past client direct message asking how they like their house/neighborhood

  44. Send an affiliate a direct message to say hi

  45. Post a quote*

  46. Post an old photo of a younger (and perhaps more attractive you)

  47. Post any old picture

  48. Talk about your favorite TV show

  49. Share a testimonial about your business

  50. Tell people what your first job ever was

  51. Share a cartoon you found online