Category Archives: Builder Sales

As Seen on NAHBNow: “Accountability: The Key to Sales”

As Seen on NAHBNow: “Accountability: The Key to Sales”

Accountability: The Key to Sales

Filed in Home BuildingSales & Marketing on February 14, 2018 • 3 Comments

cogsHave you ever noticed how people who enroll in a weight-loss program that involves accountability and long-term maintenance most often do better than those who try to go it alone? The same is true in sales.

It is not enough to simply “train” your team with a one-shot, one-size-fits-all motivational “rah, rah.” Often, I am invited by a company to do training on a particular discipline with the sales team because there is the feeling that the team “is not closing enough” or “they are not doing enough to drive traffic,” or their “follow-up needs work,” etc. [Click Here to Read the rest of the Article on NAHBNow]

Guest Vlog:  How To Use Pinterest To Sell More Homes

Guest Vlog: How To Use Pinterest To Sell More Homes

(Video contains subtitles) Hi, everyone. My name is Anya Chrisanthon, and I’m the host of the New Construction Marketing Podcast. Let me ask you a quick question. Have you used Pinterest? No, I don’t mean to get outfit ideas or recipes, although that’s all good. I mean, have you used Pinterest to help you sellContinue Reading

As Seen On NAHBNow: In New Home Sales, Process Equals Growth

As Seen On NAHBNow: In New Home Sales, Process Equals Growth

Posted on NAHBNow | The News Blog of the National Association of Homebuilders on July 19, 2018 In New Home Sales, Process Equals Growth Filed in Business Management, Councils & Committees, Home Building, Sales & Marketing on July 19, 2018  If you want to freak out certain personality types, just start throwing around words like process, systems, tracking and accountability — words thatContinue Reading

The Five Best Practices of High Performing Sales Managers

The Five Best Practices of High Performing Sales Managers

Do you want to lead your teams to higher performance?  Of course, you do.  We all do.  But sometimes the TO DO list gets in the way. And before you know it, the day’s over.  The month’s over.  And you missed your target.  You scratch your head and say…What happened?  To avoid this stress, theContinue Reading

New Home Solutions Consulting Welcomes Kathy Tucker as a Partner!

New Home Solutions Consulting Welcomes Kathy Tucker as a Partner!

Kimberly Mackey, founder of New Homes Solutions Consulting, is thrilled to welcome Kathy Tucker to the New Homes Team! Kathy Tucker is a dynamic sales executive with over 30 years’ experience with two of the nation’s leading homebuilders, NVR and Cal Atlantic Homes. Kathy is recognized as a rock star of the sales professionals. HerContinue Reading

Process Equals Growth

Process Equals Growth

If you want to freak out certain personality types, just start throwing around words like, process, systems, tracking, and accountability. It is like they are “4 letter words” to some people. Now hear me out though. Don’t walk away. We haven’t gotten to the juicy part yet. Everyone can master these properties, but some ofContinue Reading

Podcast with Anya Chrisanthon: How Abundance Mentality Influences Sales Success

Podcast with Anya Chrisanthon: How Abundance Mentality Influences Sales Success

A few weeks ago, this on-site sales professional contacted me to say that she was starting a new podcast for New Construction Marketing. When I asked about her motivation, it was to learn as much as she could about her craft and share that with others, who like her might feel they are all aloneContinue Reading

Video: Do You Have An Abundance Mentality?

Video: Do You Have An Abundance Mentality?

Today, I’d like to ask you, do you have an abundance mentality or a scarcity mentality? Perhaps you have both at different times? For those of you with whom I have had the privilege of training or coaching, you have often heard me refer to these concepts.  Those who have an abundance mentality, focus onContinue Reading

Book Now:  Coming Soon to an Association Near You

Book Now: Coming Soon to an Association Near You

Kimberly Mackey, New Homes Solutions teams up with Carol Morgan, from Denim Marketing to present this fast paced, dynamic and timely topic. We know that our sales teams are handling the “hot prospect”, the one that comes through the door nearly ready to buy, but what about those who may need to some help toContinue Reading

Quint Lears, from NewHomeSales.com Interviews Kimberly Mackey on Sales Management

Quint Lears, from NewHomeSales.com Interviews Kimberly Mackey on Sales Management

At the International Builders Show in January 2018, Quint Lears caught up with me to ask me about sales management and the challenges our sales managers face in today’s hectic sales environment. If you find that you or your teams are struggling to get it all done, hopefully a few of these tips will helpContinue Reading