Client Relations

Best Real Estate Memes

Here are some of the best real estate memes from around the internet. Feel free to repost any of them to you own social media accounts. Memes can entertain other agents and also offer other people a look into the frustrating parts of being an agent.   These memes are funny and relatable. Clients can

June 27th, 2017|Categories: Agents, Client Relations|Tags: , , |

5 Things You Can Do To Convince Owners Zillow Sucks

I bet you're not a fan of Zillow. Most agents aren't. For good reason. But the real task is convincing owners that Zillow isn't reliable. It causes problems all the time for agent's listings and can affect the owner. If an owner mentions anything he saw or learned on Zillow, you need to show them

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Client Relations, Leads|Tags: , , , |

12 Tips for Being a Killer Closer

You know how important it is to close sellers and buyers on working with you. If you can't close the customer, then you won't have the customer. Here are twelve tips that will help you become a killer closer and grow your business. 1. Understand Basic Psychology To be a great real estate agent, you

June 15th, 2017|Categories: Advertising and Marketing Your Listings, Client Relations|

Don’t Work With Buyers Unless They Commit With You

Working with buyers has a lot of benefits. It can set up listings down the road and improve your knowledge of the market. Never work with a buyer without a contract. You need to be picky with the buyers you work with. It can be a huge waste of time (and therefore money) when you

May 11th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations, Leads|Tags: , , , |

Agent does the impossible. Wins over his in-laws.

This week I spoke to a realtor who has been using the Smart Agent's program with his team. They work as a team, with Wilton handling the marketing and have been winning listings. Not only that, but he was able to finally win over his in-laws with our program. In the interview we go over: How

May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Agents, Client Relations, Members|Tags: , , , |

Overcoming Your Real Estate Weaknesses

Everyone has strengths and weaknesses as an agent. Identifying and overcoming those weaknesses creates the difference between regular agents and smart agents. Don't keep attacking your work the same way over and over again unless it is running perfectly. Last week we posted a blog about identifying and using your strengths. Today will answer the other side

April 19th, 2017|Categories: Agents, Client Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Why I Never Tell Sellers I’ll Bring Them a Buyer

Should you tell sellers or potential clients you have a buyer? Some agents love to tell sellers that they might bring them a buyer. I call it the “I have a buyer” listing strategy. In fact, some agents will call sellers and tell them that they might have a buyer interested in their house. They will

March 8th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations, Prospecting|Tags: , |

Dealing With Rude Sellers

Are rude sellers driving you crazy? Every agent has dealt with owners like this from time to time. Getting calls at 10 P.M. demanding attention right then and there. How do you deal with it if a seller angrily confronts you? They may be complaining about high fees or even the status of their sale.

March 6th, 2017|Categories: Agents, Client Relations|Tags: |

Should a Realtor Have a Beard?

Yes, your appearance can make or break a sale. But does it actually matter? I guess we’ll leave that question to the most important judge of a realtor - the customer. Can a beard affect a home seller's decision to hire you? What about warm weather agents wearing more casual and weather appropriate attire? Is a

February 24th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations|Tags: , , |

How to Get More Real Estate Referrals and Be a Happy Agent

What’s the key to happiness in real estate? Quality customers that you enjoy working with. How do you find these quality customers? They’re in your past customers and sphere of influence. Or, they know your past customers and sphere of influence. There is an agent in our area. She's been in business for 5 years

February 6th, 2017|Categories: Client Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

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