Online videos, particularly YouTube videos, are becoming indispensable marketing tools. People love to consume videos. In fact, there are over 1 billion users on YouTube! And 300 hours of video are uploaded to the website each day!
So what do all these statistics mean?
One thing for sure, YouTube is a goldmine! The tech, fashion, gaming, and lifestyle industries have benefitted greatly from this. It’s about time for the real estate industry to get its share.
Each day, more REALTORS® around the globe are starting to recognize this and most have started their own channels to tap into their audience. Do you want to join the wave? BombBomb recently released their report on top video influencers with a huge list, plus breakdown by types of video.
Below are our top 5 video influencer REALTORS® to watch and follow:
1. Jesse Peters your “Social Savvy” REALTOR®
From: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Jesse Peters is the personality behind the Social Savvy ™ REALTOR®. Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Jesse is a member of RE/MAX One Group with a background in marketing and creative advertising.
Since getting his license in 2012, Jesse has been raising the bar in the real estate world. He has been in the Top 2% Realtors in his province and held the title for several years. His contributions to the industry, particularly in the use of video and social media, help him earn multiple Platinum Awards in RE/MAX.
Just recently, Jesse Peters was inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Get in Touch with Jesse
2. Michael Thorne
From: Langley, British Columbia
Michael Thorne belongs to a family of real estate agents. He started working in real estate at age 15 and got his license when he was only 19 years old. Michael’s experience and drive to provide excellent service to his clients enabled him to pioneer the use of video.
Michael’s naturally energetic and passionate. And these qualities translate perfectly on every video his team shoots.
Get in Touch with Michael
3. Adam Cooper
From: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Born in England, Adam Cooper immigrated to Canada in 2010. Having built a career in sales and customer service, Adam enjoys working with different people. Known for his hard work and dedication, Adam decided to become a REALTOR® as homage to another REALTOR® who took good care of him and his family when he moved to Canada.
Adam Cooper is a member of the Halifax Real Estate, under the Bagogloo team. Consisting of 4 members, the Bagogloo team creates interesting videos and vlogs to promote various residential and commercial properties around Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Get in Touch with Adam
4. Alexa Kebalo Hughes
From: South Windsor, Connecticut
A REALTOR® with over 7 years of experience, Alexa Kebalo Hughes is devoted to giving the ultimate real estate experience for her clients. Driven by her clients’ dream to live great, Alexa takes advantage of the latest tools, education, and technology to help buyers, sellers, landlords, and tenants make one of the most important financial and emotional decisions of their lives.
Alexa regularly posts real estate videos and updates on her Facebook page.
Get in Touch with Alexa
5. Melanie Galea
From: Fort McMurray & Lac La Biche, Alberta
Although she specialises in relocation, Melanie Galea knows all the ins and outs of real estate, especially in Fort McMurray. By understanding her clients’ needs, Melanie’s ultimate desire is to help her clients make the smartest decisions for themselves.
Taking advantage of technology, Melanie uses YouTube to provide valuable content for people who are looking to buy or sell a property around the Fort McMurray area.