How We Use YouTube to Market Your Home

by David Bartels on January 13, 2015

We all know it:  much of real estate marketing happens online today.  It is clear that most buyers begin the home search process online with some estimates pushing that percentage over 90%.  So it makes sense for Help-U-Sell Conejo Valley to have a strong online presence, one that provides value to potential buyers and is easily encountered.

Not only do we syndicate our listings out to dozens of the biggest real estate property search websites – like Trulia, Zillow and – we also maintain a number of local websites ourselves.  Each property listing and each website is one of many ways in which we reach out online to make contact with home buyers interested in the area. The more we reach out, the more likely we will be to find and interact with them.

I’m very excited about our YouTube Channel.  You can view it HERE.  We’ve been posting video tours of our listings for some time and soon, will begin putting up real estate tips and advice as well.  We are aggressively using YouTube in our marketing for two very important reasons:

  1. People would rather view a video of a home than simply read about it
  2. Google LOVES video!

Have you noticed that many times when you do a Google search, video results appear near the top of the first page?  That’s because Google’s algorithm gives video a boost in search results.  We are using our YouTube channel to push our sites near the top of the first page of search results so that potential buyers will have a greater likelihood of finding and clicking on our information.

At Help-U-Sell Conejo Valley, our marketing commitment to our sellers is to find and forge relationships with as many potential buyers in the area as possible.  We use dozens of methods to accomplish this, both online and off.  YouTube is one of our most important tools.  Again, we invite you to visit the Channel and, if you’d like, subscribe.

Help-U-Sell Conejo Valley is a progressive full service real estate company saving buyers and sellers thousands in Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Oak Park, Camarillo, Oxnard, Simi Valley, Los Angeles  and all of the Conejo Valley.  You may reach us at (805) 379-3300, or by email to  Visit our website:


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