About Tim Coutis

A freelance writer and content creator, Tim Coutis has served as a Creative Director and Project Manager for a number of both large and small businesses in the finance space. In addition to creating content on a range of topics, his work includes traditional as well as online marketing, blog posts and social media support. Connect with him at timcoutis.com

18 Things Every Real Estate Agent Should Know About Instagram

Like it or not, social media has become a critical marketing channel for everyone. Whether you're a multi-national corporation or an individual entrepreneur, Facebook, Twitter, and more have become an important part of any marketing strategy. For real estate agents, creating content and meeting deadlines for posts can be a challenge. Even with automation, [...]

By |2019-11-07T09:58:12-05:00November 8th, 2019|Categories: Marketing|Tags: |

Toolbox Must-Haves for New Homeowners

The prospect of being a new homeowner — particularly a first-time homeowner — is exhilarating. Finally free of your landlord, you have the chance to personalize your new abode. Of course, without a landlord, you also have the added responsibility of managing the upkeep of your new home. And, as any experienced homeowner will [...]

By |2019-11-04T10:36:41-05:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: Home, Maintenance, Misc|Tags: , |

5 Things to Think About Before Starting a Hobby Farm

Rural living and hobby farming hold great appeal as alternative lifestyles. Growing your own food and raising livestock in a rural area can provide a much-needed escape from city living and the suburban sprawl. Is a hobby farm right for you? Here are some things you'll want to consider before making a decision: 1. [...]

By |2019-10-30T09:20:46-05:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Eco, Misc, Purchase|Tags: , |

9 Things You Can Do to Keep Your House Warm in the Colder Months

It's time to think about preparing your home for the late fall and winter ahead. Taking these steps will not only keep you warm, but they can also save you money. Here are 9 things you can do to ensure you and your family are cozy and comfortable all winter long. Prep your furnace [...]

By |2019-10-21T12:34:22-05:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Home, Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Back to Basics: The 8 Rules of Engagement for Succeeding in Social Media

Social media (emphasis on the word social) is most effective when you are honestly engaged in reaching out to build meaningful and lasting relationships. These relationships can benefit both your business and personal life. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. are all great vehicles for connecting with past, present, and future clients and referral sources. [...]

By |2019-10-17T11:22:16-05:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Marketing, Real Estate Agents|Tags: |

10 Mindfulness Apps to Keep You Calm and Focused

Are you too busy to meditate, cynical about the benefits, or just turned off by the hype? The truth is, in an information-saturated world with multiple screens all competing to grab your attention, meditation can be a real blessing. And, if eking out 20 minutes in the morning and another 20 in the evening [...]

By |2019-10-17T10:08:56-05:00October 12th, 2019|Categories: Loan Officers|Tags: , |