Tips For Working Remotely With Your CRE Team

Tips For Working Remotely With Your CRE Team

Tips For Working Remotely With Your CRE Team Before March of 2020, most commercial real estate professionals worked in the office the majority of the time. Teams were located together, so they knew how to communicate and interact face to face. Due to COVID, many CRE professionals were forced to leave the office with no

Search for deals in ClientLook

Search for deals in ClientLook ClientLook is an all-in-one CRM that features integrated project collaboration. Create projects to share updates, files, emails and more with anyone you choose. Create as many projects as desired and use convenient searching to find anything. Features include: Related videos
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ClientLook chosen by NCCAR as CRM provider

Pleasanton, CA – The Northern California Commercial Association of REALTORS® (NCCAR) today announced that ClientLook has been selected as the exclusive provider of commercial real estate CRM (customer relationship management) for its members. ClientLook was chosen as a preferred vendor due to its prevalence in the industry, intuitive design and long list of technology integration
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Helping Baby Boomers Adapt to a New CRM System

Helping Baby Boomers Adapt to a New CRM System It’s no secret that millennials are more likely to use technology to help them in their day-to-day job activities. It’s also no secret that some of the older generation has a reluctance to using new technology. They have enjoyed success just fine before the invention of
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4 Ways To Get More Email Signups From Your Website

4 Ways To Get More Email Signups From Your Website Driving traffic to your commercial real estate website is tough, and trying to get people to sign up to receive your emails may seem impossible at times. Not only do you want people to sign up for your emails, but you want to ensure that

Attach email to contacts and deals

Attach email to contacts and deals ClientLook is the only cloud-based CRM that organizes both your contact and deal-related email in one place. It eliminates the need to manually organize messages. Learn how to attach emails, including files, to one or more records at once. The ClientLook email feature is compatible with ANY email software
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4 Hot Lead Gen Tactics for Commercial Real Estate

4 Hot Lead Gen Tactics for Commercial Real Estate In the competitive world of commercial real estate, being on top of your game is key to your success. Whether you’re a newer broker or a broker with years of experience, keeping up with the latest lead generation tactics will help ensure you’ve got plenty of
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Leverage Our Exclusive VA Team To Accomplish More

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How To Back Up Your ClientLook CRM Data

How To Back Up Your ClientLook CRM Data Keeping your commercial real estate software data in the cloud makes sense. It’s available anywhere and you don’t need to worry about doing your own regular backups. Everything is safely stored online and off-site. Keep Your Data In The Cloud The ClientLook commercial real estate CRM is

Exporting records to Excel

Exporting records to Excel Export any list of contacts, companies and projects to Excel. Export your entire database, just a group, or even manually selected records. It’s easy. Use your exported data as the source for mailers, email dispatches and more using your favorite software or provider. Features include: Related videos

ClientLook optimization

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Develop Your Personal Brand To Become A CRE Leader

Develop Your Personal Brand To Become A CRE Leader

Develop Your Personal Brand To Become A CRE Leader Whether you are new to the commercial real estate industry, or a seasoned professional, it’s important to develop your CRE personal brand. While most people think of big companies when they hear the word “brand”, you have a personal brand image whether you know it or
Benefits of Off-Market CRE Properties

The Benefits of Off-Market CRE Properties

The Benefits of Off-Market CRE Properties Over the years, off-market CRE deals have increased in popularity. The commercial real estate market can be competitive, but off-market properties have several benefits for CRE brokers and their clients. From less competition to the ability to connect directly with property owners, it can be a win-win for everyone
Commercial Real Estate CRM Software-Must Haves

Commercial Real Estate CRM Software Must Haves

Commercial Real Estate CRM Software Must Haves Technology has managed to make its way into almost facet of how we live and do business these days. Whether it’s a smartphone, tablet, or computer, we are typically never without some form of technology nearby. As more and more technology is becoming available and playing an increasing
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Social Media Checklist For CRE Professionals

Social Media Checklist For CRE Professionals When it comes to social media, consistency is key. Every industry – including commercial real estate – is benefiting from using social media to reach their ideal audience and build their brand. However, don’t just rely on your companies marketing department to handle the social media, since they are

Why desktop software is dead

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6 CRM Features You Need To Be Successful

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Get Six Months Free With Our New To Business Program

Get Six Months Free With Our New To Business Program Have you heard the news?! ClientLook is thrilled to offer our commercial real estate software at no cost for six months as part of our New To Business program. Yes, you read that correctly; get our CRM for FREE for six months if you’re a
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How To Perform A Mail Merge In Word Using An Excel Spreadsheet

How To Perform A Mail Merge In Word Using An Excel Spreadsheet As a commercial real estate professional you spend a lot of time with clients. Whether you are negotiating a deal, touring a property, or doing a presentation, your time is a valuable commodity. In addition, trying to keep your pipeline full and finding
Cold Calling Tips For CRE Brokers

Cold Calling Tips For CRE Brokers

Cold Calling Tips For CRE Brokers Many commercial real estate agents rely on cold calling to boost their business. Cold calling puts you in the driver seat and lets you be proactive about finding your next client. Plus, our commercial real estate software can help you stay organized and on top of your calls. To
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Free CRM for Commercial Real Estate

How to get ClientLook free for four months Are you a new broker that’s just starting a career in commercial real estate? Then you can use ClientLook at no cost for four (4) months as part of our New To The Business (N2B) program. You’ll receive special attention from our Customer Success and Virtual Assistant
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3 Ways the Cloud is Changing the Way We Work

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How To Talk About Your Accomplishments Without Sounding Like You’re Bragging

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10 CRE Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

10 CRE Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

10 CRE Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following I’ve noticed lately that residential real estate companies have jumped on the Instagram bandwagon, but commercial real estate professionals have been a bit slower to get on board. With over 1 billion active Instagram users, your current and potential clients are likely scrolling through their feed now.

Add custom fields to ClientLook

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How To Use Technology To Boost Your CRE Business

How To Use Technology To Boost Your CRE Business

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5 Must-Know Tips for Writing Persuasive Emails

5 Must-Know Tips for Writing Persuasive Emails Cold calling is difficult enough, but it becomes even harder to turn a prospect into a lead when your channel of communication is email. Email is less personal than phone calls and therefore require more persuasion and tactful creation —but that doesn’t mean they can’t be successful in
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Five Ways To Market Your Commercial Real Estate Business

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Why You Need A CRM In 2021

Why You Need A CRM In 2021

Why You Need A CRM In 2021 The top producing commercial real estate brokers realize the importance of utilizing a CRM. If you’re on the fence or currently wondering why you need a CRM in 2021, this post will show you how a commercial real estate CRM can help you take your business to the

View profiles in ClientLook Scoop

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Welcome to the new ClientLook website

We recently created a new ClientLook website to allow people in our industry to learn more about our commercial real estate CRM. We used WordPress for the whole thing. It took a lot of time, but mainly because we’re perfectionists and like to push the envelope. We’re thrilled with the results. Our goal was to
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CRM sharing options for a commercial real estate office

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5 Ways CRE Brokers Can Boost Productivity

5 Ways CRE Brokers Can Boost Productivity There simply isn’t enough time in the day for everything on a commercial real estate professional’s task list. From networking, touring properties and meeting with clients, there are so many things you need to get done in a day. To help make the best use of your time,
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2019 Lipsey School of Real Estate Recap

2019 Lipsey School of Real Estate Recap The Lipsey School of Real Estate is a three day live event developed specifically for commercial real estate professionals. This years event was held in Orlando, Florida from June 5th through 7th and ClientLook Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin was honored to be a presenter. Michael had the
How To Best Use Your Commercial Real Estate CRM

How To Best Use Your Commercial Real Estate CRM

How To Best Use Your Commercial Real Estate CRM We all know the importance of having a CRM for your commercial real estate business, but simply having one and actually using it to its full potential are two different things. Use these tips to get the most value and long-term benefit from your commercial real

Import data into ClientLook

Import data into ClientLook Create your database in the cloud in just minutes. Import an unlimited number of contacts and companies from any CSV formatted file into ClientLook. Features include: Related videos
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2019 KW Commercial Real Estate Summit Recap

2019 KW Commercial Real Estate Summit Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was honored to be a sponsor of the 2019 KW Commercial Real Estate Summit that took place in Carlsbad, California on August 26-28, 2019. Our Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, our Vice President, John Dawson, and our Success Manager, Austin Dawson, were

Share information in ClientLook

Share information in ClientLook ClientLook is a cloud-based CRM that allows you to share a common database with coworkers. Anything you enter such as contacts, projects or updates can be shared with everyone in your account or made private to you. Features include: Related videos
Reach A Wider Audience With A CRE Blog

Reach A Wider Audience With A CRE Blog

Reach A Wider Audience With A CRE Blog If you don’t have your own CRE blog yet, you’re missing out on tons of great marketing benefits. Not only is blogging a great way to reach potential clients, but it’s also an inexpensive way to market your commercial real estate business. Here’s how you can reach

National Licensing Agreement with Sperry Van Ness

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5 Best Practices for Making Your CRM Part of Your Daily Routine

5 Best Practices for Making Your CRM Part of Your Daily Routine Your commercial real estate CRM is essentially your business partner – you work together to manage and maintain a successful business. From updating listings to following up on client meetings, your CRM can truly change the way you do business for the betteras
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Do These 5 Things Every Day to Up Your Prospecting Game

Do These 5 Things Every Day to Up Your Prospecting Game Prospecting is a big part of every commercial real estate professional’s job. Without prospecting, you can’t gain new clients and without new clients, your business will remain stagnant. Prospecting should be a daily item on your checklist and should be something you spend plenty
How To Boost Client Engagement This Holiday Season

How To Boost Client Engagement This Holiday Season

How To Boost Client Engagement This Holiday Season The year may be coming to an end, but now is the perfect time to boost engagement with your commercial real estate clients. While other brokers may be winding down for the year, you can separate yourself from the pack by going the extra mile. The holiday
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ClientLook’s Best CRE Posts From 2017

ClientLook’s Best CRE Posts From 2017 We’re kicking off the new year with a look back at our most popular blog posts from 2017! From CRM productivity tips, to social media and branding, we covered topics that the entire commercial real estate community can benefit from. As we dive into 2018, check out these helpful
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Maneuvering in ClientLook

Maneuvering in ClientLook Commercial Real Estate CRM ClientLook is designed to be an easy to use – yet powerful – commercial real estate CRM. Following these simple guidelines for maneuvering in the application will make it easy to get where you want to be quickly. The Big Rule List Views Quick Search Bar Moving Between
How To Use A Search To Create A Group

How To Use A Search To Create A Group

How To Use A Search To Create A Group The ClientLook commercial real estate software gives you the ability to search your database in real time for items that meet criteria you specify, such as contacts, properties, etc. We also give you the ability to create “Groups” that can be used over again. These groups
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How To Create A Better Work-Life Balance With Your CRE Career

How To Create A Better Work-Life Balance With Your CRE Career Creating a good work-life balance seems to be a goal that many commercial real estate professionals want, yet they have no idea how to actually achieve it. As an entrepreneur it can be hard to set boundaries because you don’t want to miss an
How To Reorder Your Tabs In ClientLook

How To Reorder Your Tabs In ClientLook

How To Reorder Your Tabs In ClientLook One of the feature requests we receive often from our commercial real estate software users is to allow you to change the order of the tabs on a detail record, whether it be contacts, deals or any other record. You asked – we listened! The ClientLook Winter 2018 Release
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ClientLook’s Top-Notch Customer Service Reviews

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Top ClientLook Blog Posts of 2021 (so far)

Top ClientLook Blog Posts of 2021 (so far)

Top ClientLook Blog Posts of 2021 (so far) It’s hard to believe that we are almost half way through 2021. As the end of June is approaching are you staying organized, winning new deals, and boosting your business in every way possible? Are you on track to hit your commercial real estate goals for the
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CRE Brokerage Then and Now: How Tech is Changing

CRE Brokerage Then and Now: How Tech is Changing Technology is changing how we work every single day. It feels like there’s always a new app or device with the potential to change the methods we use every day to use our jobs – especially in the commercial real estate industry. Let’s take a closer

Follow connections in ClientLook Scoop

Follow connections in ClientLook Scoop Use Scoop, ClientLook’s built-in corporate social networking module, to connect with coworkers in a whole new way. Follow co-workers to receive their real-time stream of updates, files and web links. Features include: Related videos
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4 New ClientLook Features to Get the Most From Your CRM in 2017

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ClientLook 2017 Year In Review

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How To Boost Your Commercial Real Estate Business In 2020

How To Boost Your Commercial Real Estate Business In 2020 ClientLook President and CEO, Michael Griffin, recently hosted a live webinar to give viewers a preview of our upcoming new email marketing features. This webinar was our largest in company history, and was attended by commercial real estate professionals who are looking for a better

CCIM Document Library Powered By ClientLook

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How CRE Professionals Can Benefit From Blogging

How CRE Professionals Can Benefit From Blogging If you don’t have your own CRE blog yet, you’re missing out. Not only is blogging a great way to reach potential clients, but it’s also an inexpensive way to market your business. Here are a few of the perks of starting your own commercial real estate blog:
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How To Export Contacts From LinkedIn

How To Export Contacts From LinkedIn Unless you are stuck in 1999, there’s a good chance that you use LinkedIn. Many ClientLook users have asked us how to get their LinkedIn contacts into their ClientLook CRM contact list. Fortunately, it’s incredibly easy. Step 1 – Exporting contacts from LinkedIn Step 2 – Importing your contacts
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ClientLook Summer Release 2017

ClientLook Summer Release The ClientLook Summer Release is here! It’s packed with lots of new features to make your ClientLook experience even better. Your account was automatically upgraded last night so there’s nothing you need to do. We always highlight the key changes of every new release on our Roadmap page, but we wanted to
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Summer 2022: Tips For CRE Brokers

Summer 2022: Tips For CRE Brokers With Memorial Day right around the corner, we’ve arrived at the unofficial start to the summer. The summer season is a bit unpredictable for most commercial real estate brokers since many of your clients may be traveling, co-workers are out of the office more than usual, and day to

ClientLook review by Bo Barron, CCIM

Bo Barron is someone who leads by example through his adoption of the latest technology tools. We interviewed him recently to learn why he converted his office to ClientLook CRM. What CRM did you use prior to ClientLook, and why did you switch? Bo: Before switching to ClientLook, I used and loved REA9. If not

Google Apps Secrets for Commercial Real Estate

Google Apps secrets for commercial real estate What’s all the hype about Google Apps? Is this something for you? In this 30 minute technology presentation by Michael Griffin you’ll learn everything you need to know about leveraging the online business tools in Google Apps. See real-life examples of using Google’s cloud-based file sharing, corporate email,
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4 Deal Killers When Choosing a New CRM

4 deal killers when choosing a new CRM One of the things that prevents us from adopting new commercial real estate software is finding the time to research the best choice. This can be especially true when you’re considering customer relationship management (CRM) software. Originally intended as a tool to build and manage relationships with

Announcing Our CRE Tech Reviews

Announcing our commercial real estate technology reviews We receive lots of requests from our subscribers for recommendations on technology-related products and services for their business. It seems like everyone is looking for an edge. Since our focus is helping people regain lost productivity through technology, we’ve developed a certain level of expertise. We see everything
Using Facebook To Grow Your CRE Business

Using Facebook To Grow Your CRE Business

Using Facebook To Grow Your CRE Business Whether you’re new to the commercial real estate industry, or a seasoned professional, Facebook should be a part of your overall marketing strategy. In the CRE industry, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram are the top social media platforms used. Your potential and current clients expect to find your

How to use an iPad to run your CRE business

How to use an iPad to run your commercial real estate business The Apple iPad is one of the fastest growing technology tools in our industry. In this 30 minute presentation, conducted by Michael Griffin entirely from an iPad, you’ll understand how you can use a tablet device to run your commercial real estate business.

Michael Griffin Interview for Massimo Monthly

Michael Griffin interview for Massimo Monthly about ClientLook ClientLook founder Michael Griffin was recently interviewed by leading commercial real estate coach and consultant Rod Santomassimo of the Massimo Group for the Massimo Monthly newsletter.
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3 Ways To Use MailChimp For Email Marketing

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How To Merge Duplicate Records In ClientLook

How To Merge Duplicate Records In ClientLook You have been asking us for a tool to find and merge duplicate records within our commercial real estate software, and this week we released it. You can now find duplicate contacts, companies and properties using criteria you specify, and then merge those records together. I’ll illustrate how
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Michael Griffin, ClientLook Founder & CEO, Interviewed by Duke Long

Michael Griffin, ClientLook Founder & CEO, Interviewed by Duke Long Listen to this entertaining and informative 22-minute podcast between Founder and CEO of the ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software, Michael Griffin and Duke Long to hear about: Have commercial real estate services become a commodity? How was it before there were any commercial real
Your CRE Marketing Goals

Your CRE Marketing Goals

Your CRE Marketing Goals A goal without a plan is just a wish.” That is one of my favorite quotes since it applies to every area of your life. While I’m sure that you have set some deliberate sales goals for your commercial real estate business, don’t forget about establishing your marketing goals. Marketing is the

Importing commercial properties into ClientLook CRM

Importing commercial properties into ClientLook CRM You can import properties to ClientLook from a spreadsheet, just like contacts. The “Import” option is on the “Options” menu in the properties section. You can import your properties yourself, or send your property spreadsheet to us and we can import it for you, as long as the data
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3 Ways to Finding Actionable Leads in Your CRM

3 Ways to Finding Actionable Leads in Your CRM Using a commercial real estate CRM is a powerful way to increase efficiency in an array of areas and tasks. From lead management and nurturing, client service and more, your CRM is capable of handling a wealth of business needs. Of course the original intent of
How To Leverage Our Back Office Assistant Service

How To Leverage Our Back Office Assistant Service

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2020 Commercial Real Estate Virtual Conferences

2020 Commercial Real Estate Virtual Conferences

2020 Commercial Real Estate Virtual Conferences Virtual conferences were rare six months ago. Due to COVID-19, in person conferences have been canceled and replaced with virtual events. While it’s great that these conferences are still happening, use these tips to make the most of the upcoming 2020 commercial real estate virtual conferences: Sign Up and

ClientLook Inside Scoop for May 2010

ClientLook inside Scoop for May 2010 Get the inside scoop on the new ClientLook features we’re working on this month.

Manage contacts in ClientLook

Manage contacts in ClientLook Add an unlimited number of contacts and share them with your co-workers in the cloud. Track leads, clients, vendors, personal contacts and more. Features include: Related videos
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Establishing Your Commercial Real Estate Marketing Goals

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ClientLook Commercial Real Estate Assistants

ClientLook Commercial Real Estate Assistants

ClientLook Commercial Real Estate Assistants You know the value of having a commercial real estate CRM. But, are you glued to your computer to keep your CRM updated? Do you find yourself spending days, nights, and even weekends staring at the screen? Take back your valuable time with the help of the ClientLook assistants today.
How To Write Email Subject Lines That Get Attention

How To Write Email Subject Lines That Get Attention

How To Write Email Subject Lines That Get Attention Think about how you react when you receive a new email. Before you even consider opening it, you read the subject line to determine if it’s something you may be interested in. In the commercial real estate industry, we receive emails constantly throughout the day, and

ClientLook Releases New Online Version

ClientLook releases new online version Over the past few months we’ve been collecting feedback from our subscribers to help us shape our new release. We’ve used this feedback to create an upgrade to ClientLook that we think is really special. This upgrade, like all enhancements to our system, is available today at no additional cost

Invite connections in ClientLook Scoop

Invite connections in ClientLook Scoop As a member of a ClientLook community you can invite other connections to join. Invite anyone that shares your Scoop subscription to get involved with the online conversation. Features include: Related videos

ClientLook Overview by Michael Griffin

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KW Commercial Selects ClientLook

KW Commercial Selects ClientLook Laguna Niguel, CA – ClientLook, an industry-leading online project collaboration and document sharing system for commercial real estate, today announced that KW Commercial, a division of Keller Williams Realty, Inc., has approved ClientLook to offer its services under special terms through the company’s network. KW Commercial has over 930 associates in
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The Top CRE Professionals You Should Follow On Twitter

The Top CRE Professionals You Should Follow On Twitter Are you using Twitter to market your commercial real estate business? If not, you should be! Twitter is a free source of marketing for your company and a powerful way to reach potential clients and other industry professionals. The people below have mastered the art of
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Encouraging Tech Adoption in 4 Easy Steps

Encouraging Tech Adoption in 4 Easy Steps Would you believe it if we told you that nearly one-third of the global commercial real estate industry is still primarily using spreadsheets for asset and portfolio management? That was a finding of a recent study that surveyed 300 CRE professionals. This represents up to $11 trillion in
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4 Signs Your CRM Isn’t Working for You

4 Signs Your CRM Isn’t Working for You There’s nothing more frustrating that trying to use a commercial real estate CRM that just isn’t working. Adding a CRM to your business is supposed to help you in a number of important ways. In an industry that depends on creating new relationships and staying in touch

How a real estate assistant boosts productivity

Imagine having more time for prospecting, property tours, deal making and more. Introducing the Virtual Assistant service for ClientLook CRM. It’s the best real estate assistant available anywhere. Could you use more time in your day? If you’re like most commercial real estate brokers then the answer is a resounding “Yes!”. While we can’t magically
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ClientLook Acquired By LightBox

ClientLook Acquired By LightBox Today I am thrilled to announce that ClientLook has been acquired by LightBox. LightBox was established in 2018 by combining proven brands to create new solutions to facilitate transparency, efficiency and insight within real estate workflows. This is great news for our subscribers, our team, and the industry. Watch the video
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How ClientLook Is Beating Salesforce At It’s Own Game

How ClientLook Is Beating Salesforce At It’s Own Game Earlier this month Duke Long interviewed our Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin to talk about our commercial real estate software. The entertaining and informative podcast is available here for you to listen to; and the main highlights are detailed in the blog post below. How did

CCIM Integrates ClientLook in CCIMREDEX

CCIM integrates ClientLook into CCIMREDEX PRESS RELEASE Chicago, IL – CCIM TECH has entered into an agreement with ClientLook to become the newest service to integrate with the CCIMREDEX technology platform. ClientLook is a project collaboration system that assists real estate professionals in organizing and sharing project related updates, emails and documents online.

Top commercial real estate technology strategies

Technology strategies for commercial real estate My primary focus involves driving innovation in property data research and commercial real estate CRM. This allows me to stay connected with just about every facet of our industry. I’ve come to recognize some simple and effective technology strategies that drive the most successful companies. See below for a
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How To Add Tenant Lease Information In ClientLook

How To Add Tenant Lease Information In ClientLook ClientLook commercial real estate software makes it easy to track tenant lease information for contacts or companies and link that information to the appropriate property record within our CRM. The example below assumes that you have already created a record in ClientLook for both the tenant and
CORFAC 2018 Fall Summit Recap

CORFAC 2018 Fall Summit Recap

CORFAC 2018 Fall Summit Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was honored to be a sponsor at CORFAC’s 2018 Fall Summit in London, England. The event was held at the prestigious Waldorf Hilton on September 23-26, 2018. ClientLook Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, had the honor of moderating a panel discussion about “Artificial Intelligence and Its Impact on
What CRM Is Best For The Commercial Real Estate Industry

What CRM Is Best For The Commercial Real Estate Industry?

What CRM Is Best For The Commercial Real Estate Industry? When it comes to using a CRM software, there are so many aspects of your commercial real estate business that can benefit – including getting more organized, boosting your productivity, and even winning more deals. While using a CRM is important, choosing the right one

Add a contact to ClientLook

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Administration and teaming module deployed

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Connect RPR to ClientLook

Another ClientLook first In addition to tracking contacts and deals, the ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software is an ideal repository for tracking properties. To identify opportunities within these properties you need to understand your market. That means demographics. Connect RPR to ClientLook Demographic analysis has been one of the most requested features among ClientLook
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How To Become A Top CRE Broker In Your Market

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How CRE Brokers Can Benefit From SMART Goals

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8 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your CRM

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Get the Most Out of Your CRM: 4 Quick Tips

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4 Data-Backed Best Practices for Email Subject Lines

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4 Lead Generation Deal Killers (and How to Fix Them)

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How To Boost Your CRE Business During Uncertain Times Let’s face it; we’re facing unprecedented times due to COVID-19. While most commercial real estate professionals are working from home and have modified most aspects of their day-to-day business routine, it’s important to focus on the new opportunities and pivot your approach. Use these tips to
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Our Top 10 CRM Blog Posts From 2021

Our Top 10 CRM Blog Posts From 2021 At ClientLook, our commercial real estate CRM software is intuitive and easy to use. However, that doesn’t stop us from giving you tips to make the most out of your CRM. We strive to share valuable information that will help all CRE professionals. From ClientLook tutorials, to
Five Tips For Finishing 2017 Strong

Five Tips For Finishing 2017 Strong

Five Tips For Finishing 2017 Strong It’s hard to believe that 2017 is almost over. I think every year goes by faster and faster, and it seems like each year gets busier and a bit more hectic. As a commercial real estate professional, managing your never-ending to-do list and being on your A Game is
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How To Send A Buildout Email Campaign Using Your ClientLook Contacts

How To Send A Buildout Email Campaign Using Your ClientLook Contacts ClientLook commercial real estate software integrates with Buildout, a popular marketing platform for commercial properties. With a click of the mouse, you can instantly upload a ClientLook CRM listing to your Buildout account or download a Buildout property into ClientLook. Buildout prepares stunning marketing
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How To Customize Your CRM

How To Customize Your CRM ClientLook commercial real estate CRM allows you to customize the way your account works to suit your specialty and the way you prefer to work. Here are five things you should take a look at today. To get started, go to the Setup module. Click your name in the upper
How To Take Your CRE Business To The Next Level

How To Take Your CRE Business To The Next Level

How To Take Your CRE Business To The Next Level Setting goals for your commercial real estate business is the key to continued growth. Our commercial real estate CRM software can help you make 2022 your best year yet. See how you can boost your productivity, get organized, and make more money in 2022. Read
CRE Broker Success In 2022

CRE Broker Success In 2022

CRE Broker Success In 2022 The new year is a great time to evaluate your goals and the current processes you have in place for your commercial real estate business. Remember that a new date on the calendar wont change anything unless you take action. CRE brokers can make 2022 their best year yet with
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Life After Acquisition

Life After Acquisition I Think Much Bigger Now Prior to our acquisition the common strategy at ClientLook was finding ways to do more with less. We got really good at it, but we were always resource constrained. Deciding how to invest our limited capacity was the trick to prospering. We could afford to fail, but

Adding additional account email addresses

Adding additional account email addresses Most of you already know that you can forward emails to ClientLook, and they will attach to the records of your contacts and real estate projects. (If you’ve been missing out on this feature, watch this video and get with the program!). To ensure the email is really coming from
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How All CRE Professionals Can Benefit From An Extranet

How All CRE Professionals Can Benefit From An Extranet With so much competition in the commercial real estate industry, it’s important to stand out and differentiate yourself. When you’re speaking with a potential new client, or doing a listing presentation, you should include information that many other brokers won’t think to talk about. That’s where our commercial
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Email Marketing Tips For CRE Professionals

Email Marketing Tips For CRE Professionals Whether you’re using Mailchimp, Constant Contact, or any other email provider, email marketing is one of the most effective ways to reach your current and potential customers. Since email is such a common form of communication, it’s important to make your email stand out. In a full inbox, how

Cushman & Wakefield|Thalhimer Chooses ClientLook

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Understanding user security roles in ClientLook

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10 Sales Gurus to Follow on Social Media for Ultimate Inspiration

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Benefits of A CRM For Your CRE Business

The Benefits of A CRM For Your CRE Business

The Benefits of A CRM For Your CRE Business You started in the commercial real estate industry to be successful, to follow your passion, and to provide value for your clients. Commercial real estate professionals are usually goal-oriented and driven toward success; so if you’re not using a CRM (customer relationship management), like ClientLook CRM,
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ClientLook Power Tip: Copying Contact Information

ClientLook Power Tip: Copying Contact Information Here’s a really cool feature that you might have missed in since it doesn’t stand out. Our commercial real estate CRM software has the ability to grab the contact information for any contact in your database and copy it to the clipboard, allowing you to paste that data into
How To Get The Most Out of CRE Conferences

How To Get The Most Out of CRE Conferences

How To Get The Most Out of CRE Conferences Commercial real estate conferences are finally getting back into full swing. While COVID caused all conferences in 2020 to be canceled, 2021 has brought a new found normalcy to virtual conferences. While many people are starting to gather in person again, it’s a great opportunity to

Deals: Where did “Primary Client” and “Location” go?

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10 leading brands in the CRE startup space

10 leading brands in the CRE startup space I know I am going to get a lot of emails from friends in the CRE startup world I might have left off of this list, but one thing I have always tried to do throughout my 30-year career is to be honest, not be afraid of
How To Merge Groups In ClientLook

How To Merge Groups In ClientLook

How To Merge Groups In ClientLook Users frequently ask how to add the members of one group to another, or how to merge groups. The most common reason for doing this is to add a list of recently imported contacts to an existing contact group. For example, you might have an existing group of 150

ClientLook Signs Exclusive Agreement with Xceligent

ClientLook signs exclusive agreement with Xceligent LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA – October 9, 2013– ClientLook, one of the fastest growing cloud-based CRM (customer relationship management) solutions for the commercial real estate industry has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Xceligent, Inc., a leading provider of proactively researched commercial real estate information and marketing solutions. The
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How To Win More Commercial Real Estate Deals With ClientLook

How To Win More Commercial Real Estate Deals With ClientLook ClientLook is the commercial real estate CRM that gives you the ability to invite your clients to participate in the online deals you set up for their assignments. This competitive advantage can be a seriously differentiating factor when you are attempting to win business. Let’s
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5 Best Practices to Increase Your Email Open Rates

5 Best Practices to Increase Your Email Open Rates Email marketing is one of the most affordable and effective ways to market and engage your current clients and prospects as a commercial real estate professional. However, email marketing only works if your recipient actually opens your email to read it. So how can you increase
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How to Avoid Being the Annoying Broker on LinkedIn

How to Avoid Being the Annoying Broker on LinkedIn LinkedIn is a powerful social media platform that can help build your commercial real estate brand and connect you with others who may be able to further your professional goals. But, don’t make the mistake of misusing the platform! Let’s take a look at some things
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Using LinkedIn To Grow Your Commercial Real Estate Business

Using LinkedIn To Grow Your Commercial Real Estate Business As a busy commercial real estate professional, you may be a bit unsure about adding another item to your already busy to-do list. However, you should definitely consider making LinkedIn a part of your business and marketing strategy. Not only is it a completely free platform,
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ICSC 2019 RECon Conference Recap

ICSC 2019 RECon Conference Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was thrilled to be a part of the ICSC 2019 RECon conference that took place in Las Vegas, Nevada from May 19-22, 2019. Our Vice President, John Dawson, was in attendance. RECon is the leading conference for the retail real estate industry, and gives
How CRE Brokers Can Maximize Their Productivity

How CRE Brokers Can Maximize Their Productivity

How CRE Brokers Can Maximize Their Productivity Stop wishing for more hours in the day, and instead focus on boosting your efficiency. As a busy commercial real estate professional, time is money. Work smarter, not harder, with these tips on how CRE brokers can maximize their productivity: Use A CRM If you want to utilize

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Top 10 cloud computing strategies Get in the cloud. Desktop software is dead. If you take away only one idea from this list then make it that one. Don’t invest in any desktop software when there is a viable online alternative. Move your contacts, calendar and files online – now. Incorporate as many of the
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Accomplish More With Our CRM Virtual Assistant Team

Accomplish More With Our CRM Virtual Assistant Team Did you know that our commercial real estate software includes our exclusive Virtual Assistant team? That’s right; your ClientLook subscription gives you access to one of our most time saving features! Our users rave about how helpful the VA’s are; how much time they save; and how
Free CRM For New Commercial Real Estate Brokers

Free CRM For New Commercial Real Estate Brokers

Free CRM For New Commercial Real Estate Brokers Are you new to the commercial real estate industry? If so, you may qualify to receive our commercial real estate CRM software at no cost for six months as part of our New To The Business program. Yes, you read that correctly; get our CRM completely FREE
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Implement a Company Wide CRM To Fuel Brokerage Growth

Implementing a Company-Wide CRM To Fuel Brokerage Growth CRM (customer relationship management) systems have evolved over the years and have become an integral part in many company’s growth and follow-up strategies. Whether a small real estate boutique or a national commercial real estate brand, a well-designed, company-wide CRM can help keep all players organized, increase
How Millennial's Are Changing Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

How Millennial’s Are Changing Commercial Real Estate

How Millennial’s Are Changing Commercial Real Estate There’s no denying that Millennial’s are coming into the commercial real estate industry by storm, and they are ready to hit the ground running. Millennial’s, sometimes referred to as “Generation Y”, are those who were born between the early 1980’s and 1990’s. See how Millennial’s are affecting the
What Is The Best CRM For Commercial Real Estate in 2022

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What Is The Best CRM For Commercial Real Estate in 2022? For the last 25 years, one of the most common things I’m asked is: What is the best CRM for commercial real estate? I’ve made a career out of cracking the code on this so I’m the guy to ask. Every commercial real estate
Our Top 10 CRM Blog Posts From 2020

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Our Top 10 CRM Blog Posts From 2020 At ClientLook, our commercial real estate CRM software is intuitive and easy to use. However, that doesn’t stop us from giving you tips to make the most out of your CRM. We strive to share valuable information that will help all CRE professionals. From ClientLook tutorials, to
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The 5 Top Apps For Commercial Real Estate

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The Top Five ClientLook Blog’s of 2019 (So Far) When it comes to sharing commercial real estate information, we pride ourselves on having a relevant blog that benefits the entire industry. The ClientLook blog is filled with marketing related posts, tips on how to maximize your efficiency with our commercial real estate software, as well
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Get Started With Our Commercial Real Estate CRM Welcome to ClientLook! Our commercial real estate CRM software is easy to use and user-friendly, but we’ve put together a few tips to help you get started on the right foot. After you sign up for ClientLook, hit the ground running with these simple steps: Import Your
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Export CRE Properties and Owners

Export CRE Properties and Owners ClientLook is the perfect commercial real estate software to track properties and their respective owners. Periodically exporting properties is useful for things like mailers or to perform geospatial analysis. Now your property exports from ClientLook not only include property characteristics, but also the contact details of the related owner. This
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The Best Technologies For All CRE Professionals To Utilize

The Best Technologies For All CRE Professionals To Utilize Have you ever really thought about how much technology has a positive impact on your day to day life? It’s amazing to see how different our lives are today compared to just a few years ago, and this fast-paced era of new technology isn’t going to
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Major Benefits of CRM Rollout

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How To Customize Your ClientLook Page Size

How To Customize Your ClientLook Page Size ClientLook gives you the ability to customize the size of your list pages and to jump directly to any point within that list. It’s a feature that many people never discover so come with us and learn how to “see things your way!” When you open most modules
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How To Integrate Email With Your CRM

How To Integrate Email With Your CRM You need to integrate email with your CRM in order to work at peak efficiency. One of the most common questions asked by subscribers of the ClientLook commercial real estate CRM is “How do I attach incoming and outgoing emails to the appropriate contact records?”. The answer is
How You Can Benefit From Our Virtual Assistant Team

How You Can Benefit From Our Virtual Assistant Team

How You Can Benefit From Our Virtual Assistant Team One of the amazing features that set’s our commercial real estate CRM apart is our exclusive back office assistant team. Known internally as the Virtual Assistant’s, or VA’s, they are ready to help you get the most out of ClientLook. Here’s how you can benefit from
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4 Tips For Filling Your Lead Pipeline This Fall

4 Tips For Filling Your Lead Pipeline This Fall As the fall and winter seasons approach, it’s important to make sure your lead pipeline is full and that you are generating new leads and nurturing existing ones. Since the commercial real estate market traditionally slows down as the holidays approach, you need to make sure
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How To Relate Contacts and Companies to Your Deals

How To Relate Contacts and Companies to Your Deals Our commercial real estate CRM software makes it easy to keep all of your data organized. In addition to adding participants (what we call “Collaborators”) to your deals, you can also relate or ‘tag’ contacts and companies to their commercial real estate deals, the same way
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Top 3 CRM Features To Boost Your Sales

Top 3 CRM Features To Boost Your Sales Making our commercial real estate CRM software work for you is easy as 1-2-3. Here are three things you should do every day to make sure you’re staying on top of what’s important in your CRE business. #1: Add and Update Your Contacts Building and maintaining relationships

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Setting up telephone auto dial in ClientLook Wouldn’t it be great if you could simply click on a contact’s phone number in your commercial real estate CRM, and automatically dial that number? Well, it’s simple with Google Voice, a free service from Google that works with ClientLook CRM. If you aren’t familiar with Google Voice,

How to Setup Mandrill and Connect to ClientLook

How to Setup Mandrill and Connect to ClientLook The ClientLook commercial real estate software offers a simple solution for sending email to individual recipients using MailChimp templates. This is ideal for standardized follow-up emails or sending brochures without the need for sending a big email campaign. What MailChimp is to mass email, Mandrill is to
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How I Built A Successful Business Working From Home

How I Built A Successful Business Working From Home Fortunately I found success by creating a company that was entirely virtual where everyone worked from home. We leveraged technology for every business process. Even though our team would span 7 U.S. states, 4 countries and 6 time zones we never felt disconnected. Despite our physical
Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM

Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM

Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM You may be wondering “what is a CRM and why do I need one”? You may have also noticed that the industry’s top producers rely on their CRM and use it on a daily basis. A good commercial real estate software CRM (customer relationship management) is designed to help
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How To Set Your Sharing and Collaboration Preferences

How To Set Your Sharing and Collaboration Preferences Anything you add to ClientLook commercial real estate software – a contact, a property, an individual update on a record – can be shared in different ways with other users you share your account with or your outside collaborators (clients that you invite to the online “war

Top 10 Cloud Computing Strategies for CRE

Top 10 Cloud Computing Strategies For CRE The commercial real estate technology race is on! Have you moved to the cloud yet? If not, then you’re falling behind. The most successful and efficient companies now use the cloud to run their businesses and differentiate their service. Figuring out where to start and how to make
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ClientLook’s Best CRE Blogs of 2016

ClientLook’s Best CRE Blogs of 2016 We covered a lot of topics in 2016 and got loads of feedback. As a way to start 2017 we thought we’d look back at the posts that seemed to resonate most with the commercial real estate community. Here’s a list of the top ClientLook blog from 2016 along
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4 Tips For Creating CTA’s That Actually Work

4 Tips For Creating CTA’s That Actually Work Your call to action (CTA) tells site visitors what to expect when they fill out the form on your website or click on your ad. It’s important to understand what specific messaging will affect your audience in the most successful way. For your commercial real estate readers,
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Property Marketing Made Easy with ClientLook and Buildout

Property Marketing Made Easy with ClientLook and Buildout Did you know that ClientLook and Buildout have teamed up to offer you an easy way to market your commercial real estate properties? You can quickly create professional marketing materials and streamline your listing process by sending your ClientLook properties and listings directly to Buildout. ClientLook CRM
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Tesla Model S Review For Commercial Real Estate

Tesla Model S Review For Commercial Real Estate Since June 2012 Tesla has produced about 300,000 vehicles in its Fremont, CA factory. Back in early 2013 I made the bold decision (for me) to purchase a top of the line Tesla Model S. My car was vehicle number 12,755. What have I learned as an
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How To Win Business Using Online Collaboration

How To Win Business Using Online Collaboration Last week our Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, recorded and posted a video that showcases the deal management and client collaboration features that our commercial real estate software offers. While I highly recommend that you watch the informative and entertaining 16 minute video (posted here), take a look
Must-Have CRM Software Features For CRE Professionals

Must-Have CRM Software Features For CRE Professionals

Must-Have CRM Software Features For CRE Professionals If you want to take your commercial real estate business to the next level this year, having a CRM is essential. From getting organized, to elevating your productivity, to winning more deals, a CRM is a necessary part of your business strategy. While you’re taking time to research
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The Top 5 Email Mistakes You’re Probably Making

The Top 5 Email Mistakes You’re Probably Making Email has been a part of our lives for a long time now, but it seems like I receive – and send – more and more emails as each year passes. Commercial real estate agents are using email to communicate with clients, co-workers, and vendors so it’s
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Your CRM New Year’s Resolution

Your CRM New Year’s Resolution It’s January, the time of year many of us make some New Year’s resolutions. Of all the things I can think of to make your commercial real estate business more effective, ramping up your sales and leasing efforts by getting more committed to yourself through your CRM software is at
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Changes to “Groups” in ClientLook CRM

Changes to “Groups” in ClientLook CRM Groups are a great way to organize data in your ClientLook commercial real estate CRM account. You can create a group in any module to segment contacts, companies, deals and properties. Individual records can then be added to as many groups as you deem appropriate. For example, a contact

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5 tips for creating safe, secure passwords Staying safe online isn’t really that complicated. It’s mostly common sense. One of the most simple and important tools in your digital arsenal is creating and safeguarding a decent password. Here are a few tips to make sure you aren’t making it to easy for the “bad guys”:
Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM

Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM

Why You Need A Commercial Real Estate CRM Have you noticed that most of the top commercial real estate brokers use a CRM daily? A good commercial real estate software CRM (customer relationship management) is designed to help you run your business more efficiently and can help you make more money. If you’re on the
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How To Ask The Right Questions To Get The Right Answers

How To Ask The Right Questions To Get The Right Answers Being a successful commercial real estate broker involves having good communication skills. Even though you are working on property related transactions, there are multiple people involved so communication is key. While negotiation skills are important, it’s also essential that you have the right information

Export Outlook Contacts

Export Outlook contacts It’s easy to export Outlook contacts into a CSV (comma separated values) or an Excel file so you can import all your contacts into the cloud-based ClientLook CRM. Just follow the simple steps below. NOTE: The examples shown contain sample screen shots from Outlook 2007. If you have a different Outlook version,
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Inviting Your Clients To The Deal “War Room”

Inviting Your Clients To The ClientLook Deal “War Room” Real-time Commercial Real Estate Deal Collaboration in ClientLook By now most of you probably know that as a ClientLook user, you can set up an online “war room” for each of your ClientLook deals and invite your clients to collaborate on the deals you are working
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Xceligent closes down

Xceligent Closes Down We were saddened to learn that Xceligent, one of ClientLook’s newer technology integrations, discontinued operations on Thursday, December 14, 2017. Xceligent data is no longer available to its subscribers or the public through any of Xceligent’s corporate product offerings nor through third-party technology solutions like ClientLook. Xceligent’s decision has caused us to
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CORFAC Fall Summit 2019 Recap

CORFAC Fall Summit 2019 Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was honored to be a sponsor at CORFAC’s 2019 Fall Summit in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania last week. The event was held at The Logan Hotel on September 18-21, 2019. ClientLook Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, and ClientLook Sales Director, Christopher Griffin, were both in attendance. Michael Griffin,
How To Stand Out In The Commercial Real Estate Industry

How To Stand Out In The Commercial Real Estate Industry

How To Stand Out In The Commercial Real Estate Industry Whether you are new to the commercial real estate industry or a seasoned professional, it’s important to differentiate yourself from your competition. Most markets are saturated with CRE brokers, but there will always be the top dogs that rise above the rest. Combine our commercial

New ClientLook CRM group in LinkedIn

New ClientLook CRM group in LinkedIn Today we posted a new ClientLook CRM group in LinkedIn specifically for commercial real estate professionals. This group is open to ClientLook subscribers and CRM enthusiasts interested in sharing strategies for using technology to better manage contacts, calendar, projects, files and more in the cloud. Join us on LinkedIn

Tracking the results of your commercial real estate email marketing campaigns

Tracking the results of your commercial real estate email campaigns In a previous article, we discussed how ClientLook CRM commercial real estate software integrates with MailChimp for sending out email marketing campaigns. We also discussed setting up ClientLook’s MailChimp integration earlier this year. Now you’ll learn how easy it is to track the results of
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How To Merge ClientLook Accounts

How To Merge ClientLook Accounts You and some other team members have been using ClientLook commercial real estate software for a while now, but your accounts are separate so you don’t share contacts, property records or calendars. With the recent addition of our listings module, and the upcoming release of our comps (lease and sale
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CORFAC Spring 2019 Conference Recap

CORFAC Spring 2019 Conference Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was honored to be a sponsor at CORFAC’s 2019 Spring Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona last week. The event was held at The Scott Resort and Spa on February 20-23, 2019. ClientLook Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, had the opportunity to address the technology panel during their education
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New Year, New Commercial Real Estate Goals

New Year, New Commercial Real Estate Goals The new year brings new possibilities for your commercial real estate business. It’s around this time of the year that many of us will sit down and make a strategy for the year. Hit the ground running this year by having the following systems set up for your

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Send email updates to a ClientLook deal Adding updates to your ClientLook deal via email is fast and convenient. Simply use the special email address assigned to your deal and contribute updates through your mobile device or favorite email software. Features include: Related videos
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How To Get Help With ClientLook ClientLook is designed to be simple to use, but should you ever need support we are only a click, call or email away. Here’s a quick rundown of the various ways you can find answers to your questions about our commercial real estate software. Video Library We have over
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How Drones Are Impacting Commercial Real Estate

How Drones Are Impacting Commercial Real Estate Effectively marketing a commercial property is probably one of the most difficult things to do in business today. The competition is brutal and can be cut throat, partly because online listings generate most of the leads and almost every buyer or tenant today begins their search online. More
How Technology Is Affecting the Commercial Real Estate Industry

How Technology Is Affecting the Commercial Real Estate Industry

How Technology Is Affecting the Commercial Real Estate Industry Commercial real estate is one of the busiest industries in the country today. Part of its growth and profitability has been the direct result of the development and implementation of technology. Whether you are a proponent or not, technology is constantly advancing, forcing all of us
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Get The Most Out of Your CRM Software Having a commercial real estate CRM software is essential for running your business in the most efficient way. However, having a CRM and using it to its full potential are two different things. Use these tips to get the most value and long-term benefit from your commercial

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How To Overcome The Challenges of Working From Home

How To Overcome The Challenges of Working From Home More and more companies are embracing telecommuting, working from home, and/or working remotely (working somewhere other than in an office), and many commercial real estate professionals have the freedom to work where ever they choose to. People tend to have an idealistic view of what it’s
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4 Reasons All CRE Professionals Need A CRM

4 Reasons All CRE Professionals Need A CRM If you aren’t using a commercial real estate CRM in your day-to-day business then you are missing out on many opportunities to increase your sales, grow your clientele and streamline data entry. Here are four reasons all commercial real estate professionals need to be using a CRM:
Tips For Delivering A Killer CRE Presentation

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Tips For Delivering A Killer CRE Presentation As a commercial real estate professional, keeping your pipeline full of work means having to master the art of client presentations. While some people naturally thrive in this area, others are not as excited about putting together a presentation and pitching themselves to potential clients. If you fall

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What does it take to succeed with cloud-based CRM in commercial real estate? In this 25 minute technology presentation by Michael Griffin you’ll learn everything you need to know to track contacts, organize your calendar, manage projects and more online. See real-life examples of how the industry’s best use their smartphone, tablet and CRM to
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New Year, New Goals! Set Your CRE Business Up For Success The new year brings new possibilities for your commercial real estate business. It’s around this time of the year that many of us will sit down and make a game-plan for the year. Hit the ground running this year by having the following systems
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How To Accomplish More In Your CRE Business We all have the same 24 hours in a day, yet some commercial real estate professionals accomplish a lot more than others. While there is no secret formula that is guaranteed to boost your productivity, you can use these tips to accomplish more in your CRE business:

Mike Lipsey’s CRM Pick For Real Estate

The top Mike Lipsey CRM choice ClientLook, an industry-leading customer relationship management (CRM) solution provider, announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with The Lipsey Company, a training and consulting firm for the commercial real estate industry. This partnership is designed to help clients of the Lipsey Company and subscribers of ClientLook benefit from
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How To View Your Documents With File Attachment View Organizing your files and email attachments in our commercial real estate CRM is simple using the “Attachments View”. It’s already easy to attach files to your updates anywhere in ClientLook, and since your storage is unlimited you can upload as many documents as you like. One
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Accelerate Your Success With Our CRE Success Services

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Schedule Your Free ClientLook CRM Success Audit Hey ClientLook subscribers, have you had a recent Success Audit? A Success Audit is a 15 minute interview conducted by our commercial real estate software experts here at ClientLook. We call them the Success Team and they are dedicated to helping our subscribers get the most out of
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The Top 10 Career Podcasts To Boost Your Motivation In today’s competitive commercial real estate market it’s important to continually push yourself to continue learning. Whether you have already found great success in your career, or you’re looking to reach the goals you set for yourself, being inspired and motivated on a daily basis will
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How CRE Professionals Can Embrace The Holiday Slow Down Happy Holidays! Many commercial real estate brokers report that their schedule slows down a bit during Christmas week and New Years week. Since many of your clients may be traveling, or taking time off themselves, your meetings and property tours typically come to a stand still
How To Get Started With ClientLook CRM

How To Get Started With ClientLook CRM

How To Get Started With ClientLook CRM So you just signed up for ClientLook commercial real estate software – congratulations! Now, how do you get started? Here are the first things you should do to get off to a great start: Import Your Existing Contacts Chances are that you have a list of contacts somewhere. Whether they are
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How Leading CRE Professionals Are Benefiting From ClientLook

How Leading CRE Professionals Are Benefiting From ClientLook Whether your an established commercial real estate professional, or you’re just getting started in the industry, a CRM can play a huge role in your overall success. You’ve heard that our commercial real estate software can help you get (and stay!) more organized, help you boost your

ClientLook And Buildout Announce Integration

ClientLook And BuildOut Announce Integration We’re always searching for ways to make the ClientLook “experience” even easier and more productive. One of the ways we make this happen is by creating connectivty between our commercial real estate CRM and other leading applications. That’s why we’re excited to announce our plans to provide integration with Buildout’s

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Login to your ClientLook account Did you think logging into your ClientLook commercial real estate CRM account would be easy? Well, you were right – it is. This simple video shows you the basics of how to access your account from any web-enabled browser, computer and mobile device. Related videos
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Get The Most Out of LinkedIn With These Tips

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The Top Five ClientLook Blog Posts of 2020 (So Far)

The Top Five ClientLook Blog Posts of 2020 (So Far)

The Top Five ClientLook Blog Posts of 2020 (So Far) At ClientLook, we strive to share information about our commercial real estate software as well as valuable information that will help all CRE professionals succeed. Each week, we publish a blog post written specifically for the commercial real estate industry. From ClientLook tutorials, to marketing
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The Top 5 Ways To Become A CRE Power Broker

The Top 5 Ways To Become A CRE Power Broker Welcome to commercial real estate; where the sky is the limit and big dreams can become reality. This industry isn’t for the weak or light-hearted, but those who are passionate, persistent, and ambitious can become the best of the best. Here are the top five
Social Media Tips For Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Social Media Tips For Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Social Media Tips For Commercial Real Estate Professionals To keep your pipeline full as a commercial real estate professional, it’s essential that you continually reach a wide audience of potential clients. In order to grow your business, you need to grow your clientele and close more deals. Thankfully, social media can help with your marketing
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Why A CRM Is Necessary For Your Commercial Real Estate Business

Why A CRM Is Necessary For Your Commercial Real Estate Business Every commercial real estate professional should be using a CRM. There are so many aspects of your business that can benefit – including getting more organized, boosting your productivity, and even winning more deals. While using a CRM is important, choosing the right one

ClientLook review by Walt Arnold CCIM, SIOR

Walt Arnold CCIM, SIOR Managing Director Sperry Van Ness / WACB, Inc. ClientLook helps us win business. Walt Arnold is a commercial real estate broker that’s achieving success through greater efficiency and the best client service using technology. He recently provided us with this interview of how his company uses ClientLook to do all this.
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Overcome The Summer Slow Down With These Tips

Overcome The Summer Slow Down With These Tips Summer is in full swing now and many commercial real estate professionals say the summer months are their slowest time of the year. With clients traveling, kids out of school, and the beautiful weather outside it can be tempting to slow down a bit. While it’s important
Summer 2020 Tips For CRE Brokers

Summer 2020: Tips For CRE Brokers

Summer 2020: Tips For CRE Brokers Welcome to Summer 2020! This summer is unlike any other in the past. Due to COVID-19, the world is operating at a different pace. Don’t let the unprecedented circumstances slow down your commercial real estate business. Instead, use these tips for CRE brokers to make the most of the
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Sending a MailChimp Campaign via ClientLook

Sending a MailChimp Campaign via ClientLook If you’re doing any kind of commercial real estate marketing, then you’re probably quite familiar with MailChimp. MailChimp is a popular email marketing solution that’s used by millions. On top of being able to create emails that look great, MailChimp also has the ability to manage all of your
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Great CRE CRM Debate

The Great CRE CRM Debate Rod Santomassimo and the crew at The Massimo Group hosted the Great CRE CRM Debate – Round 2. They assembled a huge audience of commercial real estate professionals eager to hear about CRMs. It was awesome. I was one of a handful of virtual speakers tasked with delivering a product
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How To Import Contact Groups Into ClientLook CRM

How To Import Contact Groups Into ClientLook CRM ClientLook CRM gives you the ability to import contacts from a spreadsheet. When you import contacts, we automatically create a contact group – or two – for you. A question that we are frequently asked by users who have imported contacts into ClientLook is “What’s the difference
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Great CRE CRM Debate Experience

Great CRE CRM Debate Experience I had the privilege of showcasing ClientLook CRM in the Massimo Group’s recent Great CRE CRM Debate webinar. The webinar was a fast paced overview of the top commercial real estate CRM solutions available today. I had an amazing experience, and I learned just as much as any of the
Commercial Real Estate Marketing 101

Commercial Real Estate Marketing 101

Commercial Real Estate Marketing 101 Whether you’re a new agent or a seasoned broker, marketing is an essential part of your commercial real estate business. Not only does an effective marketing strategy build your brand, but it also helps you to keep your pipeline full. Marketing doesn’t have to be complicated or overly time consuming

ClientLook Property Tracking System Released

Track Properties In ClientLook CRM The new Property Tracking System has been deployed within the ClientLook commercial real estate CRM. This release marks the culmination of more than a year of research, software development and industry collaboration. ClientLook’s new property tracking system is the first natively designed commercial real estate property module that also integrates
Networking Tips For CRE Conference Season

Networking Tips For CRE Conference Season

Networking Tips For CRE Conference Season With so many great conferences coming up, you’ll surely have plenty of time to network and make valuable connections. Use these networking tips for CRE conference season to get the most out of the experience: Do Your Homework Before you attend a commercial real estate conference, do a little

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PRESS RELEASE- Laguna Niguel, CA – Today we’re announcing that a commercial real estate property database is coming to ClientLook CRM. This free module is designed by industry experts to accommodate the specific needs of the growing list of commercial real estate professionals using ClientLook. Subscribers can create and maintain a database of properties that
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Remote CRE: Use These Apps To Work From Anywhere

Remote CRE: Use These Apps To Work From Anywhere Due to COVID, the way we work has changed over the past year. While most commercial real estate professionals used to work in the office, many are now working remotely. Don’t let your business take a hit; instead pivot your approach to adapt to the virtual
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Do You Need a CRE Virtual Assistant

Do You Need a CRE Virtual Assistant? Success is a double-edged sword. As your commercial real estate business grows, it becomes more and more complex. At some point you may find that there are not enough hours in the day to complete necessary tasks on a larger scale while still doing the things that keep
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Social Media Marketing Tips For CRE Professionals

Social Media Marketing Tips For CRE Professionals As a commercial real estate professional, you have to be concerned not only with your current clients, but with reaching a wider audience of potential clients as well. In order to grow your business, you need to grow your clientele and close more deals. Thankfully, social media can
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How To Produce Comp Reports In ClientLook 

How To Produce Comp Reports In ClientLook In case you missed the big news, ClientLook commercial real estate software recently added a lease and sale comparables module that allows you to track deals in your market in-house. But what fun would that be if we didn’t give you a way to produce attractive presentation quality
2019 Commercial Real Estate Conferences

2019 Commercial Real Estate Conferences

2019 Commercial Real Estate Conferences Plan ahead and mark your calendar for some of the best commercial real estate conferences in 2019. Stay on top on current trends, network with top professionals, and hear some of the best speakers in the industry at these conventions. SIOR World Conferences Spring Conference: April 10-13, 2019 in Washington, DC
The CRE CRM Debate of 2019

The CRE CRM Debate of 2019

The CRE CRM Debate of 2019 Have you ever wondered what is the best CRM for commercial real estate, how you can utilize a CRM to prospect for leads, or which features of a CRM you should use to help your marketing efforts? If you’re like most commercial real estate professionals, you want to get

Sync Google with Outlook

How to sync Google with Outlook One of the most important aspects of using a CRM solution is having your contact information available wherever you are, and whenever you need it. However storing contacts in different buckets make organizing your contact and calendar data quite difficult. You would like all of your devices to share

ClientLook 2017 Winter Release Announcement

ClientLook 2017 Winter Release Announcement We just deployed our biggest upgrade ever. The changes were automatically applied to all ClientLook users accounts. The new release contains some exciting new features including a new listings module and integration with Xceligent. We had a record breaking webinar on January 5th to showcase everything. In case you missed
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Collaborate With Your Team Using Our “Comment” Feature

Collaborate With Your Team Using Our “Comment” Feature If you share your ClientLook commercial real estate software account with a team, then you have a great opportunity to increase your collaborative effort by using the “Comment” feature in ClientLook. Any time someone creates an “update” on a record – whether it be a contact, company,
Five Essential Commercial Real Estate Software Features

Five Essential Commercial Real Estate Software Features

Five Essential Commercial Real Estate Software Features Having a CRM for your business can make a huge difference in your overall success. Not only does the software help you get organized, it can also help you to boost your productivity and win more deals. As you’re shopping around for CRM software, make sure the one
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How To Market Your CRE Business With Email Newsletters

How To Market Your CRE Business With Email Newsletters Using emails to market your commercial real estate business could be a great marketing strategy. Email newsletters are the perfect way for you to keep in touch with you current and prospective clients, and is a great way to build trust and keep your company at
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Connect TheAnalyst PRO® to ClientLook

Connect TheAnalyst PRO® to ClientLook Powerful property reporting and analysis The ClientLook commercial real estate software is the ideal place to track all the properties that are important to your business. Now you can connect TheAnalyst® PRO to ClientLook for quick and easy access to powerful property reporting and analysis. Building relationships that count The
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Mailchimp Integration

Mailchimp Integration For ClientLook Connecting Mailchimp to ClientLook is easy, and requires just minutes to setup as described below. The integration is free, but you may incur a fee to use Mailchimp depending on the size of your list. Not a ClientLook subscriber yet? Then schedule a demo to learn more. You could be building
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Using Email Newsletters As Part of Your CRE Marketing Strategy

Using Email Newsletters As Part of Your CRE Marketing Strategy Email marketing is currently one of the most popular forms of marketing, and it could make a big difference in your commercial real estate business. Email newsletters are the perfect way for you to keep in touch with current and prospective clients and are a
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Organizing Your Commercial Real Estate Deal Emails

Organizing Your Commercial Real Estate Deal Emails ClientLook commercial real estate CRM users love the ability to forward emails to their deals. Deals represent listings, tenant and buyer requirements, projects and other commercial real estate assignments. Each deal has its own dedicated email address, making it simple to attach outgoing or received emails to that
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How To Personalize Your CRM Account With Custom Fields

How To Personalize Your CRM Account With Custom Fields ClientLook commercial real estate software comes pre-configured with basic fields to hold information on your contacts, companies, deals, properties, listings and comps. In addition to these built-in fields, you can add additional custom fields to cover anything you might need to track. Adding a field to
Tips For Using Your ClientLook Email Address

Tips For Using Your ClientLook Email Address

Tips For Using Your ClientLook Email Address Keeping track of all your emails and adding updates to ClientLook via email is fast and easy. Simply create a unique “contact” name in your email program. Your personal ClientLook forwarding address looks something like “contactemail.38473625@e-clientlook.com”.  That’s not a particularly user friendly email address. One of our staff members

Create offline activity reports for deals

Create offline activity reports for deals Let’s face it. You can’t expect that everyone involved in your deals will log into their free ClientLook accounts to access your team’s activity online. To keep those people in the loop however, you can create an offline report of your activity. Features include: Related videos
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ClientLook’s Best CRE Blogs of 2018

ClientLook’s Best CRE Blogs of 2018 We posted a ton of blog posts in 2018 that the entire commercial real estate community can benefit from. As a way to kick off the new year, we wanted to highlight the posts that seemed to resonate the most with our readers. As we get started with 2019,

Sharing information in ClientLook

Sharing information in ClientLook ClientLook CRM allows you to share or privatize information in a variety of ways. In the video tutorial you’ll learn how to: Setup sharing defaults to facilitate data entry Create teams to share data with a subset of users Set the sharing level of any records in ClientLook Related videos
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6 Signs That You Need to Upgrade Your CRM

6 Signs That You Need to Upgrade Your CRM Access to commercial real estate software like a CRM (customer relationship manager) is becoming a necessity for success in our industry. Inman reports that two-thirds of real estate agents and brokers surveyed use a CRM system. The first CRM platforms were introduced in the 1980’s, and
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Advanced searches in ClientLook

Advanced searches in ClientLook Searching in ClientLook is incredibly powerful yet very simple. Unlike some other CRM solutions that require you to first create a “View” and then go back and run it just to do a simple search, ClientLook makes it easy to quickly find anything you are looking for instantly. You can search
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The Top 5 Most Impactful ClientLook Features

The Top 5 Most Impactful ClientLook Features Watch this informative video by Michael Griffin, President and CEO of the ClientLook commercial real estate CRM to hear about the top 5 most impactful ClientLook features. It doesn’t matter if you’re new to ClientLook or an experienced veteran, you will learn something that will benefit your business
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How To Use Instagram To Market Your CRE Business

How To Use Instagram To Market Your CRE Business When it comes to marketing your commercial real estate business, social media should be included in your strategy. While Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn have been the top three platforms that most CRE professionals have been using, Instagram is seeing a huge increase of CRE users. Take
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Why you need a Virtual Assistant

Why You Need a Virtual Assistant As a commercial real estate professional, your most valuable resource is time. Among other things you invest your time in prospecting, meeting with clients, and closing deals. The fact is that brokers who invest more time on tasks that generate the highest return typically make the most money. Those
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Sharing Screen Captures and Videos With Jing

Sharing Screen Captures and Videos With Jing One of the support tools that we use here at ClientLook CRM to share screen images and short videos with our users is called Jing. Jing is a free service from TechSmith, the company behind the popular SnagIt and Camtasia programs. It allows you to grab an image of

New data entry automation features

New data entry automation features We deployed an upgrade to our ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software that marks the first phase of a number of new data entry automation features we’re introducing. The goal with today’s upgrade was to make it even easier to add new contacts. To experience some of the features just
Evolution of The CRE Industry

The Evolution of The CRE Industry

The Evolution of The CRE Industry Those of you who have been in the commercial real estate industry for awhile may be noticing changes in the air. The industry is evolving as more and more Millennial’s are coming on board and technology is driving major shifts in how business is conducted. Our commercial real estate
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Ten Blog Posts From 2019 All CRE Professionals Should Read

Ten Blog Posts From 2019 All CRE Professionals Should Read Commercial real estate professionals are all looking for valuable content, and clear and concise answers. At ClientLook, our CRM software is built specifically for the CRE industry. We know your business and we want to help you grow in any way that we can. That’s

View activities for deals in ClientLook

View activities for your ClientLook deals ClientLook CRM includes an integrated deal management system. When it comes to your calendar, you can schedule activities for contacts and/or deals. Within each deals you have a complete summary of both completed and uncompleted activities. Features include: View completed and uncompleted activities for a deal. Schedule new activities
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New Commercial Real Estate CRM Features

New Commercial Real Estate CRM Features ClientLook commercial real estate CRM founder, Michael Griffin, hosted a live webinar on April 9, 2020 to give viewers a first-hand look at our first big upgrade of the year. The upgrade rolled out a big improvement to our Mailchimp integration along with enhanced email marketing capabilities. Plus, Michael
Free CRM For New CRE Professionals

Free CRM For New CRE Professionals

Free CRM For New CRE Professionals Did you know that we offer our commercial real estate software at no cost for four months as part of our New To Business program? Yes, you read that correctly; get ClientLook CRM for FREE for four months if you’re a new broker that’s just starting your career in
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How To Work Remotely From Home

How To Work Remotely From Home Across the globe, we are facing unprecedented times. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in schools closing and most people working remotely from home. For those of you who have never worked remotely, follow these tips to get the most out of your workday. Use Technology To effectively work from
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3 Internet Lead Conversion Tips for CRE

3 Internet Lead Conversion Tips for CRE Technology is everywhere. It offers amazing conveniences with instant access to news, media, information and more. Because of the accessibility we expect instant gratification. Your potential clients (in this case Internet leads) expect an immediate response when they indicate interest. If you’re not responding in a timely way,
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4 Ways to Gain Referral Business by Staying Top-of-Mind

4 Ways to Gain Referral Business by Staying Top-of-Mind Staying “top of mind” is a phrase that commercial real estate professionals should make sure they are very familiar with. Your past clients are a rich source of new business. They are a wonderful source for referrals. Staying in touch with them over time helps ensure
The Best Mobile CRM App For The CRE Industry

The Best Mobile CRM App For The CRE Industry

The Best Mobile CRM App For The CRE Industry Top producers in the commercial real estate industry rely on our CRM software to stay organized and boost their daily efficiency. They start their day looking over their tasks in their CRM, and they end their day making sure all of their contacts, deals, and property information

Invite participants to your deal

Invite participants to your deal ClientLook CRM includes a built-in deal management module. You can create an unlimited number of deals. Plus, you can invite as many outside participants as desired to access a deal. Features include: Related videos
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Using Your CRM for a Complete Market View

Using Your CRM for a Complete Market View The majority of CRE professionals are using some type of commercial real estate CRM software to help manage contacts, group prospects, handle transactions, and take care of much of the routine data entry that would otherwise take over their entire workday. What started out as a way
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Pulling A Prospect List For A Deal

Pulling A Prospect List For A Deal You’ve set up a “Deal” in ClientLook for an assignment, listing or project you’re working on. You’re talked to some people about the deal – potential investors, tenants interested in the space, other brokers with interested prospects. You’ve created “Updates” or notes on their contact records to document
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The Perks of A Mobile Commercial Real Estate CRM Software

The Perks of A Mobile Commercial Real Estate CRM Software The industry’s top producers rely on commercial real estate software to keep their businesses running smoothly. They start their day looking over their tasks in their CRM, and they end their day making sure all of their contacts, deals, and property information is up to

Unlimited cloud storage in ClientLook CRM

Unlimited cloud storage in ClientLook CRM ClientLook CRM allows you to attach your files and documents to all the contacts, companies,and deals you are working on. LOIs, proposals, space plans, NDAs – anything and everything can be stored in ClientLook. Since storage space is unlimited, you don’t need to worry about how much room you
ClientLook Infrastructure Upgrade

ClientLook Infrastructure Upgrade

ClientLook Infrastructure Upgrade This morning ClientLook completed an upgrade to its infrastructure due to the rapid growth experienced after the acquisition by LightBox. In fact despite a challenging commercial real estate market, 2020 was the most successful year in our company’s history. A hardware upgrade was necessary in order to better serve existing subscribers today,

Using a virtual assistant in the cloud

Using a virtual assistant in the cloud Ever wonder how you could use a Virtual Assistant in your business? This recorded webinar presented by Michael Griffin shows you everything you need to know about using a VA in commercial real estate. Find out why a Virtual Assistant is quickly becoming a distinct competitive advantage for
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How Your Commercial Real Estate Website Can Benefit From SEO

How Your Commercial Real Estate Website Can Benefit From SEO Your website is one of the best ways to market your CRE business. Current and potential clients are looking at your website to learn more about your company, the services you offer, and what properties you have available. Instead of relying solely on direct traffic
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How To Relate Multiple Contacts To A Deal

How To Relate Multiple Contacts To A Deal Within our commercial real estate CRM, deals represent any assignment you are working on that may result in you getting paid. Relating your prospects to those deals allows you to track activity with those people as it applies to the deal. While you can certainly attach people

Adding photos to contact records in ClientLook

Adding photos to contact records in ClientLook Adding photos to your contact records in ClientLook is a great way to customize your database. It’s not just a “gee, isn’t that cool” feature, it’s also practical on at least a couple different levels. Find contact entries quickly in Scoop In case you missed it, we talked
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5 Tips for Writing Subject Lines that Get Emails Opened

5 Tips for Writing Subject Lines that Get Emails Opened Think about how you react when you receive a new email. Before you even consider opening it, you read the subject line to determine if it’s something you may be interested in. In the commercial real estate industry, we receive emails constantly throughout the day,

Team sharing in ClientLook

Team sharing in ClientLook ClientLook allows you to share your database of contacts, companies and commercial real estate deals with your whole company, a leasing or sales team, an assistant, or with collaborators across the globe. But we also give you the tools to create teams within your user list, allowing you to fine tune
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How To Add Data Columns To The List View When Searching

How To Add Data Columns To The List View When Searching ClientLook subscribers frequently ask how they can add specific data columns to the main list view in any module in our commercial real estate software. For example, if you are doing a search for tenants in a specific size range with leases that expire
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How To Build Your CRE Business From Your Home Office

How To Build Your CRE Business From Your Home Office It’s safe to assume that this year hasn’t turned out like most people planned. Due to COVID-19, the way we do business has completely changed. With offices closed, and restrictions in almost every industry, it’s a challenging time to be a commercial real estate broker.

Get the Scoop on your CRM!

Get the Scoop on your CRM You may have noticed “Scoop” when you open up ClientLook, but are you aware of all the great things it can do? Scoop serves several purposes, all designed to help you get the most from your commercial real estate database. Scoop tracks everything you (and your team, if you
Get The Most Out of Your CRE Website

Get The Most Out of Your CRE Website

Get The Most Out of Your CRE Website As a commercial real estate professional, your website has the power to have a positive – or negative – impact on your business. It allows you to make a great first impression, attract new clients, and promote your CRE services. While having a website is essential, these
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3 Ways Your CRM Can Improve Client Communications

3 Ways Your CRM Can Improve Client Communications As you continue to grow your commercial real estate business and your client base, it’s important to utilize all of the features of your customer relationship management (CRM) software to ensure that you are nurturing leads and managing all of your clients efficiently. After all, success in

Doing a Lookup for Owners of a Property List in ClientLook

Doing a Lookup for Owners of a Property List in ClientLook Doing a search for properties in ClientLook CRM commercial real estate CRM software that meet a specific set of search criteria is simple. Once you have the results of that search, it’s also really easy to pull up the list of related owners of
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10 Reasons Your CRE Business Needs a CRM in 2017

10 Reasons Your CRE Business Needs a CRM in 2017 Achieving success in commercial real estate takes time and a lot of work. Among other things, In order to perform at your best you should be consistently doing the following: Networking and building relationships. Maintaining a database of industry-related contacts. Generating and following leads. Commercial
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Stand Out From The Crowd: How To Differentiate Yourself

Stand Out From The Crowd: How To Differentiate Yourself In a saturated commercial real estate market, you need to stand out from the crowd and differentiate yourself from your local competitors. While experience, market knowledge, and customer relationships are definitely important in growing your business, let’s talk about how you can rise above and be
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How To Pivot Your CRE Business During COVID-19

How To Pivot Your CRE Business During COVID-19 We are currently living in unprecedented times. The COVID-19 pandemic has shut down all non-essential businesses across America, and forced millions of others to work remotely from home. As a commercial real estate professional, you may be wondering how you can keep your business moving forward with
How CRE Professionals Can Boost Their Visibility On LinkedIn

How CRE Professionals Can Boost Their Visibility On LinkedIn

How CRE Professionals Can Boost Their Visibility On LinkedIn Social media is a great way to market your commercial real estate business. While all platforms offer something unique, LinkedIn is the leading social network for business professionals. With over 675 million monthly users on LinkedIn, you can effectively market your business and reach new prospects.
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Your CRE CRM 2017 shopping list

Your CRE CRM 2017 Shopping List In order to be a successful commercial real estate broker, you need to create and maintain relationships with a number of people. With the advancements in software technology over the past decade, CRM applications have become much more powerful and efficient. This has caused an increase in expectations of
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Find A Commercial Property Owner With These Tips

Find A Commercial Property Owner With These Tips The challenge of finding the names of ever-changing property owners can be very difficult. Your ability to discover this critical information is one of the most important ingredients to your success as a commercial real estate broker. This post describes some of the best ways to find

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Creating standards for data entry Your CRM is supposed to make your life easier. A good database means having answers at your fingertips, readily accessible when you need them. Who was that broker I spoke with last week? Which prospects in my database have needs matching that new office listing? How many contacts have leases
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New To CRE: Here’s 8 Questions To Ask The Boss

New To CRE: Here’s 8 Questions To Ask The Boss It’s the beginning of the year, and many companies will be holding meetings to talk about the goals and plans for 2019. As a commercial real estate professional, it’s always good to understand the direction that your company is heading and what the main priorities
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Summer Slump? How To Embrace This Season In Your CRE Business

Summer Slump? How To Embrace This Season In Your CRE Business The days are heating up but your schedule may be cooling down. Welcome to summer! This season is a bit unpredictable for most commercial real estate brokers since many of your clients may be traveling, co-workers are out of the office more than usual,
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Time Management Tips for Commercial Real Estate Brokers

3 Time Management Tips for Commercial Real Estate Brokers Good time management skills are an important component that helps determine success in business. While this applies in virtually every field, it’s especially true in the commercial real estate industry where brokers are expected to meet with clients throughout the week. Being known as someone who’s
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4 Big CRE Brokerages Doing Social Media Right

4 Big CRE Brokerages Doing Social Media Right Although the commercial real estate industry is notorious for being slow to adopt new technology, there are firms that are truly killing it on social media. There are several things that make a CRE brand influential on social media, including a consistent presence, engagement with others, a
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SIOR 2018 Fall World Conference Recap

SIOR 2018 Fall World Conference Recap ClientLook commercial real estate CRM software was honored to be a sponsor of the SIOR 2018 Fall World Conference that took place in Denver, Colorado on October 11-13, 2018. Our Founder and CEO, Michael Griffin, and our Vice President, John Dawson, were both in attendance. The SIOR World Conference
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Commercial Real Estate Auctions There has been a lot of conversation about commercial real estate auctions lately. While auctions have long been a part of the CRE industry, there is reason to expect an influx of new auction listings to hit the market within the next 6-18 months as owners are looking to liquidate assets.

AIR Announces Licensing Agreement for Scoop

AIR Announces Licensing Agreement for Scoop Los Angeles, CA (April 16, 2012) – AIR Commercial Real Estate Association has signed an agreement to license the cloud-based corporate social networking solution ClientLook Scoop for its 1,600 members. Scoop will allow AIR members to create private social networks for their team, office or entire company as well
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Are Your Brokers Using Their CRM?

Are Your Brokers Using Their CRM? Here’s How to Help You are a forward-thinking broker, right? You understand the importance of managing and converting leads and how this is instrumental to the success of your business. In fact, you’ve likely purchased and implemented commercial real estate software designed to assist in these areas —most commonly,
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Best Practices For Commercial Real Estate Email Campaigns

5 Best Practices for Commercial Real Estate Email Campaigns An excellent email marketing campaign can help your CRE business steadily grow over time. It allows you to keep repeated clients in the loop while simultaneously reaching out to new prospects. If you’re looking to expand your influence and generate interest in your services, consider applying
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3 Ways All-in-One Systems Boost Productivity

3 Ways All-in-One Systems Boost Productivity Using an all-in-one commercial real estate CRM can take your business to the next level when it comes to efficiency and productivity. The right CRM system is a good investment for managing clients and serving their every need, but CRMs can also boost productivity and create a healthier bottom

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Connect ClientLook and MailChimp Email Commercial real estate email marketing made easy Email marketing for a commercial real estate professional is different. By integrating MailChimp into ClientLook we’ve been able to innovate some amazing new features including: Video: See what it’s like to send a MailChimp email campaign using ClientLook. Before you get started Connecting
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Work Smarter Not Harder: How To Overcome Productivity Killers

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How To Edit Your ClientLook CRM User Profile Your personal profile in ClientLook commercial real estate CRM allows you to input your personal contact information. It is then available to your team internally when they click on your name, and is attached to anything you have entered into ClientLook. It is also visible to your
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3 Ways Your CRM Can Build Customer Loyalty

3 Ways Your CRM Can Build Customer Loyalty As a busy commercial real estate professional it’s easy to get hyper-focused on discovering new leads and converting them into clients. But, there’s great value in building customer loyalty and focusing on retention of existing clients, which can bring great repeat and referral business. With your hectic
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5 Ways CRM Can Reduce Costs for Your Brokerage

5 Ways CRM Can Reduce Costs for Your Brokerage Relying on commercial real estate software to organize and help you manage your day-to-day tasks in commercial real estate can help you work smarter and more cost effectively. A good CRM helps you stay organized and prepared for the business week, so that you’re able to
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3 Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

3 Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder Are you hoping to make 2017 the year you do bigger and better things in commercial real estate? Many of us walked into the New Year with the expectation of taking our company to new heights. However, increasing your clientele and landing those big deals also means that

Create a group of deals in ClientLook

Create a group of deals in ClientLook You can create an unlimited number of deals in ClientLook. You can also create groups of deals to help you subdivide your deals into smaller lists. Features include: Related videos

Edit your ClientLook profile

Edit your ClientLook profile Everyone has their own personal profile page in ClientLook. Your co-workers can visit your page to view your latest updates and learn how to reach you. You can edit your profile to upload your photo, update your contact info, change your password and more. Features include: Related videos
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Building Your CRE Brand Via Your CRM

Building Your Commercial Real Estate Brand Via Your CRM There are so many benefits of using a cloud-based CRM as a part of your commercial real estate software toolkit. You’ll have the ability to build better relationships with current and future clients. Plus, you’ll also be engaging a powerful engine to build your personal brand
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How To Find Anything In Our Commercial Real Estate CRM

How To Find Anything In Our Commercial Real Estate CRM Scoop is the place where you will find all the updates you and your team have ever entered into any module within our commercial real estate CRM. What many people don’t realize is that it’s also the best place to quickly search for any word