How to Become a Real Estate Agent

Image Source: http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-images-estate-planning-word-cloud-concept-image23564709 Are you looking for a new and challenging career? If you are an organized, candid person with good communication skills, the ability to sell, and a passion for real estate, then you should consider becoming a real estate agent. In North America, there are laws to protect potential home sellers and buyers […]

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The Calculated Value of ABR Real Estate

  Image Source: http://www.freeimageslive.com/galleries/workplace/office2/pics/mathematical_functions.jpg ABR, also known as the Accredited Buyer’s Representative Designation, is a respected designation awarded to qualify a REALTOR® once he or she has successfully completed the relevant ABR coursework. In an industry filled with abbreviations and certifications, this particular title stands out for its focus on issues and skills specific to […]

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Continuing Your Real Estate Education in California

  Image Source: http://www.freeimages.co.uk/galleries/workplace/education/slides/e_learning.htm Becoming a real estate agent in California requires dedication to complete the required coursework, putting in time to gain valuable experience at a broker’s office- and finally, passing the qualifying exam. Once you have conquered all these milestones, you then have the highly recommended option of engaging in local continuing education […]

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Benefits of Hiring a Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager

  Image Source: http://www.freeimageslive.com/galleries/workplace/office2/pics/charts.jpg If you run a real estate business and are looking to improve your team’s performance, consider hiring a Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager, or training a staff member with management experience to take on the role of brokerage manager by getting the CRB Designation. While a real estate agent has obtained […]

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Requirements for a real estate license in California

Image Source: http://aks-blog.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/checkboxes.jpg                 So you chose to start a career in real estate but you don’t really know where to begin right? Duh! It’s obvious; you didn’t google requirements for a real estate license in California for nothing. So I’m going to keep it simple for you. There is little doubt that the real […]

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Do you have what it takes to be anaccredited residential manager?

Image Source: http://allthingspropertymanagement.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/get-a-pm.jpg   So you’ve been in the real estate business for some time now and looking for new opportunities to grow huh? Well look no further!  The next logical step is to have some evidence of your previous expertise and experience that will assure people that you do know what you are doing […]

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Get your real estate license in California online

Image Source: http://stocklogos.com/sites/default/files/styles/logo-medium/public/logos/image/d48cce93148653b7293cd7eaabe4b478.png?itok=t_0j0GjZ                   So you want to become a real estate agent and you heard that you can get your license on-line huh? You little slob! O.K. you’ve heard right, there are means of getting your real estate license on the internet. I bet you heard of the programs that some on-line school […]

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Do you think that the realtor ethics are real? Does someone care?

Image Source: http://www.realtor.com/advice/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2013/06/preambleCOE1.jpg Becoming a real estate agent or manager is not an easy task for most people. Except all the certifications, designations and experience you need to acquire there also exists a code of ethics for each and every realtor to follow. Starting with 1913, the National Association of REALTORS, copying the practicums of […]

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Unique REALTOR® Marketing Ideas

Marketing your real estate business is one of the biggest challenges for every REALTOR®. Every REALTOR® wants to stand out from the crowd, establish their brand and position themselves as a local expert in an effort to gain clients. But sometimes it’s not enough to simply have a marketing plan that spends your valuable resources. […]

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New Interior Design Trends for 2015

It’s not too early to start thinking about which new interior design trends will be hot in 2015. The trend-setters and trend spotters already have an eye out for what they believe will shine in home interior design in 2015. Many of the most popular trends are already surfacing in stores and throughout design blogs […]

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