Marketing Monday: Tools To Help Put Out Bandit Signs

Scott Costello All, Blog, Marketing Leave a Comment

I’m finding out that having more then one tool to bring in leads is very important.  I want people calling me every day of the week and sometimes with mailers that doesn’t happen because you’ll be in between letters or for some reason nobody calls.  A great way to keep the phone ringing is to put bandit signs out. 2 out of every three Saturday mornings Lance and I pick a spot and throw some signs in the ground.  The …

Marketing Monday: What rises at 4 am on Saturdays?

Scott Costello All, Blog 9 Comments

Marketing Monday is going to take over the Monday spot from Probate Monday until I start getting some probate deals and have more to write about on the subject.  Now my goals is to market as much and as best I can until I can come up with a deal.  This series will let you follow how i’m doing my marketing and hopefully it’ll help some of you out. Bandit Signs The answer to the question in my headline is, …

Is it a bad idea to put up Signs in the Snow?

Scott Costello All, Blog, Lead Tracker, Probate Investing 5 Comments

Snow Snow Snow Lance and I were planning on putting out some bandit signs tomorrow morning.   Well that is not going to happen now because we are getting a snow storm of about 3 to 6 inches.  On top of that my wife told me we are going to be getting a Nor-Easter on Tuesday that is going to dump some serious snow on us as well.  So we decided to postpone the early morning gangster action until next …

How Many Calls Do 14 Bandit Signs Bring?

Scott Costello All, Blog 8 Comments

As most of you know about two weeks ago I put some bandit signs, 14 to be exact.  I have heard over and over again that these signs bring in calls and I believed the hype but was always reluctant to let the gangster out.  Sometime this weekend I think I’m going to drive the route and see how many of my signs are left up.  I know there are some because I’m still getting calls! How many calls you …

Probate Monday: Getting My Gangster On

Scott Costello All, Blog, Probate Investing 12 Comments

As Justin McClelland likes to call it, I got my gangster on this past weekend and put out some of my bandit signs.  Instead of going out late at night, we ended up waking up before the ass crack of dawn and got out there with about 1 hour and 30 minutes left of darkness.  It was great because there is absolutely nobody out at that god forsaken time of the morning.  I want to thank Lance for waking up …

How Many Bandit Signs Can Two People Put Up In 2 Hours?

Scott Costello All, Blog 16 Comments

Bandit signs are a proven marketing technique for getting your phone to ring.  Sometimes you’ll get angry people who will complain about uglifying (i just made that up!) their neighborhood, code enforcement threatening fines unless you take them down, but mostly you’ll get people needing to sell their house.  I have never put out a bandit sign before because I’m simply afraid of getting fined the first couple of times.  The funds are low as is, and getting fined will …