At yourhomestories.com we are a service-oriented business designed to take busy real estate agents to the next level. Stay on the cutting edge and maximize the exposure of your listing with a customized website of each listing. We provide a much-needed service to optimize the attributes of any home.
We do the research on the home, the neighborhood and the area so we understand what makes each home special. Each home offers different elements that will attract buyers. At yourhomestories.com, we pinpoint the most attractive aspects of a home, adding descriptive elements to excite, inspire, and motivate potential buyers to get them in the door of your listing.
We listen to agents, owners, to learn as much as we can about the home.
We count on the agent to provide professional photographs and videos for us to feature on the site.
With a combined 70 years of award-winning professional writing and producing experience, our team understands what it takes to make an impact.
Our team takes the time to tell your home's story. We bring your home to life so others will appreciate what sets it apart from every other home on the market.
Using a dependable host platform
for our websites allows us to focus on creating a unique website for your home.
We give agents needed information.
We can track the quantity of websites hits your home is receiving. The weekend promotion on Facebook lead to a successful Sunday Open House.
Owners and agents share their listing with friends and neighbors.
We help you work with your broker. When we teamed up with the Coldwell Banker Heritage Social Media Coordinator and this site was promoted by two facebook sources it lead to 12,000 hits on this home's website in the first 48 hours of a social media compaign.
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When buyers searching for specifics like this home close to a hospital, we optimize Google analytics with search engine optimization by adding specific information to your home's website. Every home has a story. Let our real estate marketing set you apart!
Who wants to see snow on the ground in July? If you have a great listing that takes a little more time to find the perfect buyer we update your home's website at no cost, just provide us with professional pictures or videos and we take care of the rest.
We understand how busy this time of year is for agents. As soon as you know you will have a listing agreement we can begin preliminary work. As soon as you have professional photographs emailed to us, we can begin to build your customized website by yourhomestories.com
The base pricing is detailed below. The base pricing is geared to a 7 day lead time. We will give you a finished product within 7 days of the receipt of information and professional photographs. There is rush pricing available upon request. There is also discount pricing for longer lead times, available upon request.
While we can do a website for any home, cost benefit to agent would likely begin with homes priced in the $350k range
Homes in the $350k to $750k
3-6 website pages
(i.e. the website for 4493 Lotz )
$500 per yourhomestories.com site
Homes in the $750k to $999k
6-8 website pages
(i.e. the website for 4051 Ridgeway)
$600 per yourhomestories.com site
Homes priced at $1M and above,
fees and number of pages to be determined
(i.e website for 318 Glenridge)
Professional writing and design production services.
Base price for securing a unique domain averages $11 to claim it.
(should domain name fee exceed $25, yourhomestories.com fee would reflect that increase)
The most effective pricing for hosting the site is $20 a month .
We provide agents with updates of the analytics of each home's website. This information is available to yourhomestories.com and we pass that information directly to the agent. This includes quantity of website hits.
Let's take a closer look at that information.
The website for 318 Glenridge was posted on our facebook account as "Coming Soon" on Sunday, April 14, 2018 at 8am.
48 hours later this home had 932 hits. Tracking hits allows us to tell you when interest is spiking and when it's lagging. If hits slow down then maybe it's time for a new post and promotion on facebook and/or Instagram. Social Media is key.
Jeanne Glennon and John LeComte met in Lancaster, Pa. in 1987, married in 89 and have 3 grown sons.
Jeanne Glennon, a native of Dayton, Ohio, graduated from Villanova University in 1986 with a degree in Communications. After working as an Associate Producer for WCAU-TV in Philadelphia she took an on-air reporting position at WLYH-TV. In 1988 Jeanne joined WGAL-TV in Lancaster. While reporting at WGAL Jeanne received the “Pennsylvania Builders Association Award for Excellence in Reporting,” as well as the “Central Pennsylvania Women in Communication’s Award for Outstanding Series” category. In 1991 Jeanne and John moved to Columbus, Ohio and in 1992 their oldest son was born. Jeanne retired from the news business but remained active in her writing career. Over the next 20 years , Jeanne wrote and produced marketing videos for a wide variety of non-profit agencies as well as served as marketing consultant for a medical software company.
In 2017 Jeanne obtained her real estate license in both Ohio and Michigan. Jeanne earned the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing certification in April 2018.
John LeComte graduated from Ithaca College in 1986 with a degree in Journalism.After working as a sportscaster in Binghamton, NY John chose the management route , moved to WGAL-TV in Lancaster and began his career as an award-winning television news producer. In 1991 John moved to Columbus, Ohio and WBNS-TV where his work included three-hour live coverage that earned the station an Emmy for “Best Live Coverage” of a breaking news event. In 1997 John decided to make the move to academia and he has been with the University of Dayton for 20 years. Most recently, John was named “Media Director for the Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation.”
John has been editing Jeanne’s work since 1987. His accuracy and creativity rounds out every project Jeanne writes. Together they are a service-oriented team dedicated to helping people.