Top 5 Reasons to Post Your Real Estate Classified Ads to Craigslist
By Troy Duncan
Selling and leasing real estate on Craigslist [www.Craigslist.com] is an attractive proposition. Craigslist involves minimal risk, no cost, and access to a plethora of leads. Below are the top 5 reasons to post your real estate classified ads to Craigslist.
- Affordable Advertising
The primary benefit of using Craigslist is unparalleled free advertising. Don’t waste money on ineffective newspaper classifieds, expensive search engine advertising, and unproven advertising schemes.
- Market Size
Craigslist is the third largest marketplace on the Internet. The enormous size and volume of Craigslist is astonishing. More than 20 million people use Craigslist every month and more than 17 million new classified ads are published each month.
- Local Advertising
Although Craigslist is a global marketplace, it is built as a local advertising resource. Craigslist is an aggregation of local marketplaces representing over 450 cities worldwide. This guarantees that there is a marketplace in or near your target geographic real estate market.
- Level Competition
- Ease of Use
Craigslist is easy to use, implement, and integrate into your current real estate marketing plan. Creating and posting real estate classified ads to Craigslist takes a minimal of time and you can determine how much time you want to spend with Craigslist.