Is Your Real Estate Agent's Website Secure to Use?

Real Estate Agent with Lyon Real Estate BRE #00697006

Active Rainer and Los Angeles Realtor Jane Peters was instrumental in pushing me to get a SSL certificate for my website. It's been mentioned a lot in this forum but at first blush I didn't think I needed it. After all, I'm not taking credit card information or selling anything on my website other than the opportunity to be prepared to be amazed if you call me.

However, after reading up on where we are heading, I concluded Jane was on to something. I absolutly needed to secure my real estate website. All interaction with visitors such as emailing me their contact information should be secure. Just a few days after I installed the certificate, Chrome came out with its big announcment, which made me so glad I did it.

You can read more in my personal blog today at this link: Use Only a Secured Sacramento Real Estate Website with a SSL Certificate.

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Elizabeth Weintraub is an author, home buying expert for, a Land Park resident, and a veteran real estate agent who specializes in older, classic homes in Land Park, Curtis Park, Midtown and East Sacramento, as well as tract homes in Elk Grove, Natomas, Roseville and Lincoln. Weintraub is also a Sacramento Short Sale agent who lists and successfully sells short sales throughout the four-county Sacramento area with an emphasis on Elk Grove. Call Elizabeth Weintraub at 916.233.6759. Put 40 years of real estate experience to work for you. Broker-Associate at Lyon Real Estate. BRE License # 00697006.

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Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD
ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors - Camas, WA
REALTORS® in Clark County, WA

I'm with you sister - we do need to get SSL certificates for our websites. You remind me to call our webmaster and get it done for our NatureAsNeighbors site. 

May 19, 2018 08:32 AM #1
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
"Franklin MA Homes"

if you're collecting data on potential clients, you do need to have that data protected.... 

May 19, 2018 01:06 PM #2
Debe Maxwell, CRS | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

I did that as well, Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents and am so glad it's done! It really wasn't that difficult to do either. I was SO dreading it but, it was super easy!

Have a great weekend! 

May 19, 2018 03:50 PM #3
Joan Cox
Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Elizabeth, I initially thought the same thing, but that is where we are going, and mine is in the works.

May 20, 2018 06:23 AM #4
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