Stephen's Stories

In my ongoing quest to buy a home this year, I have had many interesting and eye-opening experiences about the same industry that I thought I already knew so well. I mean I spent the past decade of my life specializing in it. I see many people making the argument that technology is replacing people. However, throughout the process of my homebuying experience, I have come to the realization that people — not technology — replace people.

May 22

One of the worst feelings for just about anyone making a video is when you begin editing your clips after hours spent filming … only to discover that your footage is either out of focus, too bright or too dark, or that you forgot to put the toilet seat down in all the bathroom shots.

Feb 9

Being in the real estate video technology and marketing business for the past seven years has been quite an eye-opening experience for me. And one thing became apparent to me recently: The real estate industry is its own worst enemy when it comes to forward progress.

Jan 23
Remember, the average viewer will start to tune out after about 80-90 seconds
Oct 3
Remember, the average viewer will start to tune out after about 80-90 seconds
Oct 3
My relentless jabbing at agents who take listing photos with their phone may be over
Sep 19
'Free + quality' with your camera phone sounds good, but what about really high-end 3-D?
Sep 16
Give your sphere of influence valuable data and advice, and they will become faithful fans
Jul 29