Expert Contributor Program for Real Estate Industry Professionals

Establish your authority figure status in the industry by
sharing your expertise with our community.

SEO and marketing agencies, please do NOT attempt to join our Expert Contributor Program, UNLESS the content you are submitting is personally created by your client who is a qualified, experienced real estate professional. We do not accept guest posts written by copywriters in exchange for link placements. Save yourself time and effort. We will automatically reject any content created by anyone without appropriate qualification.
— Rochelle, Content Strategist
What is Real Estate Bees’ Expert Contributor Program?

The Real Estate Bees’ Expert Contributor Program is a unique opportunity for you, as a real estate professional, to have your informative and educational content published under your name on our popular real estate platform. While allowing others to learn from your experience, you also get your business exposed to potential clients and partners across our platform and the entire internet. Our Expert Contributor Program is completely free of charge to contributors, neither do we pay for content we accept.

Who We Are

Real Estate Bees is the one-and-only free leading real estate platform dedicated to empowering industry professionals with cutting-edge technology, invaluable insider knowledge, and innovative marketing strategies to help them position themselves as go-to industry experts and dominate their target market.

Our Mission

Real Estate Bees is dedicated to help real estate professionals to grow their businesses as well as help property buyers & sellers make more educated decisions with their real estate transactions by providing them with quality, actionable and in-depth educational resources created by trustworthy industry experts.

The Benefits of Joining the Program
One of our goals is to help experienced real estate professionals establish and promote themselves as trustworthy and reliable industry experts by giving their advice to those looking for knowledge: property buyers and sellers as well as real estate-related professionals.
Industry Expert Positioning
Self-Promotion & Brand Awareness
Multi-Channel Reach
New Networking Opportunities
Meaningful Contribution
Industry Expert Positioning
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Industry Expert Positioning

Our platform is visited by thousands of users looking for answers from qualified and competent professionals to a wide range of real estate-related questions. Being the one who helps them learn and implement the information they’re searching for, positions you as a recognized expert they can trust. This gives you an opportunity to build a sphere of influence with your target audience which opens doors to endless opportunities.

Self-Promotion & Brand Awareness
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Self-Promotion & Brand Awareness

Being a contributing author on our platform also means being seen by thousands of your target customers as a representative or owner of your company. Moreover, continuously contributing more content will help you further expand your brand awareness within the industry. You will also have a professional business profile on our platform that readers will be able to see by following a link in the author’s bio section. Your business profile will feature a link to your site and social media accounts, which will help you get more visitors potentially interested in your services.

Multi-Channel Reach
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Multi-Channel Reach

All contributed content is thoroughly optimized and enhanced by our in-house team of professionals from the editorial, marketing, SEO, graphic design, and other departments. This ensures that the maximum number of readers and viewers will be able to learn about you and your brand through our multiple marketing channels such as social media platforms, organic search, RSS feeds, targeted email campaigns, press releases, and others.

New Networking Opportunities
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New Networking Opportunities

REB platform is used by all kinds of real estate professionals, which allows you to build long-lasting and mutually-beneficial relationships with other vendors and potentially send business to each other. Demonstrating them your expertise, helps you prove your professionalism and gain trust within the real estate community.

Meaningful Contribution
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Meaningful Contribution

By sharing your professional knowledge with people who need it, you help them make more educated decisions and positively impact their lives. Feeling satisfied and fulfilled because you have made someone else’s life better is another benefit that is often overlooked.

Expert Contributor Program Content Examples
How to Choose the Right Real Estate Brokerage to Work For as a New Agent in 2020
7 Experts’ Tips on Choosing the Right Real Estate Agent to Buy or Sell Your House in 2020
Real Estate Agent vs. Mortgage Broker 101 for Home Buyers
How Soon Can You Sell a House After Buying It in 2020?
How Do You Market a Real Estate Development in 2020?
How Hard Is It to Pass the New York Real Estate Exam for the First Time 2020?
Who Is Eligible to Apply?
We are only open to submissions from professionals who actively practice their real estate-related specialty and have been consecutively doing so for at least three years. To qualify, you must be successfully conducting business or working for an industry-related organization and be able to provide a proof of an appropriate certification or credentials.

Factors that influence our consideration:

  • Being acknowledged as an expert by a reputable media resource or a reputable real estate-related community.
  • Successfully practicing your specialty for at least three years or longer.
  • References from reputable industry-related organizations.
  • Your reputation among your clients.
Requirements for Contributed Content
For your content to be accepted, it must meet our standards described below. At the same time, feel free to use your natural and unique style of sharing your knowledge with the audience.
Textual Content
Video Content
Textual Content
  • The minimum word count is 1000. We prefer in-depth content that explains the subject matter in detail and provides readers with as much value as possible.
  • The article should demonstrate your expertise showing readers that the provided advice is coming from a credible professional they can trust.
  • Your piece of content must fully satisfy the needs of readers looking for an answer to their question. Ideally, they should not need to conduct further research after reading your article. Instead, the reader should be able to immediately apply the information learned from your article to accomplish their objective.
  • Provide numbers, facts, and statistics including references to reliable sources to support the data.
  • The article must be created exclusively for Real Estate Bees and should not be published anywhere else, whether prior or after its publication on our platform.
  • The article should be based on your professional experience.
  • The article must be sent to us by providing a link to a publicly accessible Google document.
Video Content

General requirements:

  • The minimum word count of the video should be at least 1000 words or approximately 7 minutes long. We prefer in-depth content that explains the subject matter in detail and provides viewers with as much value as possible.
  • The video should demonstrate your expertise showing viewers that the provided advice is coming from a respectable and presentable professional they can trust.
  • The video must fully satisfy the needs of viewers looking for an answer to their question. Ideally, they should not need to conduct further research afterwards. Instead, the viewer should be able to immediately apply the information learned from you to accomplish their objective.
  • Provide numbers, facts, and statistics including references to reliable sources to support the data.
  • The video must be created exclusively for Real Estate Bees and should not be published anywhere else, whether prior or after its publication on our platform.
  • The video must not showcase your or any other business’ branding (the only exception is RealEstateBees.com) or be self-promotional in any other way. We will credit you and your business in an appropriate manner.
  • The content should be based on your professional experience.

Technical requirements:

We don’t ask you to strictly use professional-grade equipment. However, the following basic quality requirements must be met:

  • The video should be shot horizontally (landscape format).
  • The video must be sent to us as an MP4 file.
  • Make sure to choose a nice angle while shooting the video.
  • Have a presentable appearance to show our viewers that you are a respectable and trustworthy professional.
  • Choose a nice ambiance without inappropriate personal items visible to viewers. For example, a tidy living room, office, or even a simple monochromatic background will work fine.
  • Make sure that there is enough light in the room. The light should fall on you, and never directly into the camera’s lens. For example, the window should be positioned behind the camera, and not in front of it.
  • Make sure that your voice is clear and not interrupted by any noises.
We Accept Submissions from the Following Real Estate Professionals
Examples of residential and commercial real estate specialists include but are not limited to:
  • Real estate agents and brokers
  • Real estate coaches and trainers
  • Mortgage lenders and brokers
  • Real estate photographers
  • Interior and exterior designers
  • Title and escrow professionals
  • Property management professionals
  • Real property insurance professionals
  • Real estate investors
  • Real estate attorneys
  • Real estate appraisers
  • Real estate developers
  • Hard money lenders
  • Property inspectors
  • Printing companies
  • Property stagers
  • Home builders
  • Architects
  • Real estate software vendors
  • Real estate technology/marketing experts

If you don’t see your specialty on the list, and if it relates to real estate, you are welcome to suggest it by contacting us.

How to Apply to Become Our Expert Contributor
Fully complete our application form below
STEP 1
We will review your application and determine your eligibility
STEP 2
If you are approved, we will contact you to coordinate your first content submission
STEP 3
Expert Contributor Program Application Form