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Create The Best Agent Biography For Your Books

Want more clients? Of course, you do. We're guessing that's the number one reason you decided to become a Smart Agents member.  Part of our book ordering process includes writing a biography. Have you added yours? What does your bio say about you? Why Your Author Bio Is So Important Many agents don’t give much

2018-03-09T17:37:02+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Check Your Real Estate Appearance

First impressions count — a lot! — when it comes to choosing a real estate agent. Sure, sales stats matter, and references from friends and family are key. But everything about an agent broadcasts their personal brand — the car they drive, the clothes they wear, how they wear their hair, even the shoes they

2018-03-08T11:11:48+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Learn From Early Real Estate Mistakes

An interoffice message pops up on your screen. The tagline reads: "1-Year Celebration!" An invitation is extended to everyone for cake in the break room. One year ago, you walked into the office for your first day on the job. You were eager to sell houses. Boy, did you have a lot to learn. If

2018-03-06T14:28:44+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Jesse Credits 8 Listings to the Books!

"I encourage each and every one of you to reach for the stars." Jesse says the books give him credibility and leverage over his competition. "People get so excited when they find out that you're a published author." Check out his story here, and read his follow-up Q&A with our team! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SpM1dBlOqA   Smart

2018-02-22T09:43:52+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Safety First! Precautions Every Real Estate Agent Should Take

Nobody makes a horror film about the risks real estate agents take every day. But showing vacant properties, meeting strangers, and holding open houses can be a scary business, especially when you work alone. Part of becoming a real estate agent is learning how to keep yourself safe against unlikely, but possible, dangers. Here are

2018-02-15T11:28:10+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Smartphones: Your Ticket To Sales Success!

Did you know that prospects are two to three times more likely to respond when they have different ways to contact you? And basic math tells us that more responses = more sales. Luckily, thanks to the advent of smartphones, multiple options are literally in people’s hands; all you have to do is show them

2018-05-09T19:57:24+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Make Your Real Estate Photos POP!

While there are many ways home buyers search for properties, most shoppers these days do the bulk of their searching online. In fact, according to a 2017 study by the National Association of Realtors®, 44% of prospective buyers use online searches as their first step in looking for a home. And, if you look only at

2018-02-08T11:59:28+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Categories: Agents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Webinar Replay: How to Build a Business Plan that Guarantees You Hit Your Goals

January comes and inevitably, goals and resolutions are thick in the air. Unfortunately, most of them are destined to fail and fade. If you’ve ever said, “but this year will be different…” only to end up bogged down and discouraged as your daily tasks suck the life out of your good intentions…then you need an