Monthly Archives: April 2010

Does Size Matter? (Part 2)

Posted By Rob Hahn April 30, 2010, Filed under: Management, Marketing, Real Estate, Technology@ 12:45 AM

In Part 1 of this series, I examined a scholarly paper by one Glenn Reynolds(aka, Instapundit, who is a law professor, the author of Army of Davids, and one of the most important and influential bloggers in the United States today) about the future of big law firms and drew some lessons about how

Read more +

Does Size Matter? (Part 1)

Posted By Rob Hahn April 28, 2010, Filed under: Management, Marketing, Real Estate, Technology@ 6:46 PM

Aaaaand I can hear the tee-hee'ing going on in Costa Mesa from here.  While I'm not above making cheap jokes in order to erect a logical argument about brokerage performance, business dysfunction, and customer satisfaction, this post is actually about serious issues in real estate,

Read more +

Rebecca Jarvis: Got Evidence?

Posted By Rob Hahn April 22, 2010, Filed under: Media, Real Estate@ 1:24 PM

So this morning, I do something completely unusual for me: I turn on the TV and watch one of the morning shows while sipping coffee.  I normally never turn the TV on except for NFL games, maybe ESPN, or something special I really have to see.  But I did today, and happened to catch a segment on

Read more +

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should

Posted By Rob Hahn April 19, 2010, Filed under: Miscellaneous, Technology@ 7:30 PM

So this post will likely depart significantly from my normal topics of discussion: real estate, marketing, technology, etc.  Well, it might touch on technology... and who knows, it might find its way back to something useful.  But probably not....  That's why this is my personal blog, not a

Read more +

Real Estate Video Is Dead, Encore

Posted By Rob Hahn April 16, 2010, Filed under: Marketing, Real Estate@ 12:25 PM

I happen to agree 100% with my old friend Joel Burslem over at 1000watt on this: This technology is also a truely democratizing force, meaning your marketing collateral can now compete with the best that Madison Avenue can cook up. In the eyes of consumers, a boutique brokerage can now sit on a

Read more +

Transparency, Real Estate, and Consequences

Posted By Rob Hahn April 14, 2010, Filed under: Marketing, Real Estate, Technology@ 5:46 PM

"There's no such thing as a free lunch." - Milton Friedman There are certain topics within the real estate industry that keeps coming back from time to time, like Freddy Krueger or Jason Voorhees.  The future of REBarCamp, raising the standards of professionalism, broker brands vs. agent

Read more +