If you’re a Smartphone user and you consider yourself fun and creative, then you probably already supplement your mobile photos with features found in the Instagram application. Maybe you’ve only heard about it on the news — Facebook recently bought Instagram for a billion dollars. What you probably haven’t thought about is how Instagram is affecting the real estate world.
Think about it:
It’s young, it’s cool, and in 2011, 27 percent of home buyers fell between the ages of 25-32 years old. The number of Instagram users is quite astonishing. As for us and our friends… we love it!
The web is changing dramatically. Regarding real estate agents and clients, Instagram supports two of our largest growing trends: visual media to support properties & mobile devices continuously used for web browsing. Simply stated, it’s time to spice up those property photos with the support of Instagram. Check out this article for more intriguing statistics. Be that savvy agent and show um’ what you got!
-LaTasha Schenfisch @ eGreen Realty