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How to Find and List Inherited Homes

By Smart Agents on Jul 5, 2020 9:46:32 PM

If you’ve ever worked with inherited home sales, you know how emotionally charged the process can be. Not only has the person selling recently lost a loved one, but there are often multiple players involved — some of whom don’t agree on what should be done with the home. 

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How Rahim Gets Listings Through Senior Housing Partnerships

By Smart Agents on Jun 22, 2020 12:03:01 PM

With a background in nursing, Rahim Charania, an agent from London, Ontario, got into real estate in a nontraditional way. 

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How to Get Listings From FSBO Open Houses

By Smart Agents on Jun 15, 2020 10:22:37 AM

Rick Culp, a Denver real estate agent, says that when he first became an agent, he dealt with the same struggle all new agents encounter: getting solid listings. He tried working with buyers, but even buyers were skeptical of his skillset, since he had no listings. Then, one day, Rick struck gold with his first FSBO.

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How to Use Geographic Farming to Win Listings

By Smart Agents on Jun 11, 2020 2:00:00 PM

 
Are you successfully farming an area for your real estate business?

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5 Tips to Overcome HGTV-Level Expectations

By Smart Agents on Jun 8, 2020 11:44:23 AM

At some point during your real estate career, have you had to work with a seller or buyer with unrealistic expectations?

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Work Smarter, Not Harder: The Keys to an Efficient Career

By Joe Nickelson on Jun 5, 2020 12:45:00 AM

You hear me say it all the time:

“Keep working smart!”

“Work smarter, not harder!”

But without explaining exactly what I mean, I can’t possibly expect you to follow my advice, now can I?

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The Two-Sentence Listing Presentation Close

By Smart Agents on Jun 1, 2020 8:00:00 AM

 

Don’t Need a Full Listing Presentation?
Try a Two-Sentence Close.

In some cases, giving a full listing presentation just isn't necessary. If you sense that someone is ready to list with you, try an alternative I like to call the two-sentence close.

If the homeowners aren't interviewing anyone else and they've made comments about working with you prior to the appointment or when you were looking at the home, they might be anxious to get started.

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Home Buyer Demand Has Climbed 54% in 6 Weeks

By Smart Agents on May 29, 2020 12:32:18 PM

After bottoming out in early April, home buyer demand has since climbed 54%. 

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How To Text Clients And Get Listings

By Smart Agents on May 22, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Text messages are poised as the most preferred mode of communication for the next generation of home buyers and sellers. When you consider the fact that 96% of Americans own a mobile phone, it's certainly no surprise. 

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Lean on Referral Partners to Bolster Your Business

By Smart Agents on May 18, 2020 12:44:39 AM

While you’re adapting your business to effectively operate through the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a good chance your referral partners are doing the same. 

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