30 Social Media Hashtags Every Real Estate Agent Should Know

*Note: These Hashtags are also applicable and popular on Instagram and Facebook. A hashtag is like a community link. Anything that is #hashtagged can be 

With only 140 characters composing each tweet, communicating on Twitter might seem like a pretty easy way to incorporate social media into your marketing strategy. But coming up with the message is only part of a tweet. Consider the hashtag — the ubiquitous little symbol (#) that identifies keywords and gives a message context, meaning and endurance. By adding a hashtag to a word, you make your entire message searchable so that others — even people who don’t follow you — can find it and read what you have to say. Used correctly, the right hashtags can grab your audience’s attention and get them to follow you.

Here are 30 Twitter hashtags every real estate agent should know.

Real estate hashtags

  1. #RealEstate
  2. #Realtor
  3. #Realty
  4. #Broker
  5. #ForSale
  6. #NewHome
  7. #HouseHunting
  8. #MillionDollarListing
  9. #HomeSale
  10. #HomesForSale
  11. #Property
  12. #Properties
  13. #Investment
  14. #Home
  15. #Housing
  16. #Listing
  17. #Mortgage
  18. #HomeInspection
  19. #CreditReport
  20. #CreditScore
  21. #Foreclosure
  22. #NAR
  23. #EmptyNest
  24. #Renovated
  25. #JustListed

Branding hashtags

  1. #YourName, e.g., #AlanSmithee
  2. #YourOfficeName, e.g., #MowedLawnRealty
  3. #YourBrokerage

Event hashtags

  1. #OpenHouse, e.g., #JanesOpenHouse
  2. #RealEstateConference, e.g., #ZillowForum

The sheer volume of usable hashtags can be overwhelming, since literally any word can be turned into one. But you can narrow down the deluge by familiarizing yourself with the hashtags most relevant to real estate, and identifying the ones your leads and clients are most interested in and talking about. Then you can use those hashtags in messages and content that connects that targeted audience to you. Hashtags aren’t limited to Twitter; you can use them with other social media — including Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest — to reach, attract and engage a whole other audience.

Source: http://www.zillow.com/blog/pro/30-twitter-hashtags-for-agents-113251/