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What to do this year? Video video

Diary of a Real Estate Rookie

Learn the New Luxury Playbook at Luxury Connect | October 18-19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel

I walked out of this year's Real Estate Connect conference with two thoughts: I'm gonna figure out how to work the Web, and I'm gonna learn video. "I'm gonna figure out how to work the Web" was a good thought, because apparently on the Wednesday of the conference someone on SocketSite in San Francisco posted a link to something I'd written and I got 1,800 hits. Who knew? Did any of those people figure out I was a great real estate agent in Manhattan who would be happy to sell their Aunt May a condo? Probably not. But they will. If there was any takeaway from 2007 it was that all my big goals got achieved, but they took monster time. So I expect "getting" the Internet to take monster time, too, and video to be even worse. The upside, though, is that I don't feel like that many people are that far ahead of me in video. So I decided to learn, and how better than to learn on a listing? I have an old friend from college who had bought an investment condo three years ago, an...