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How to Thrive During the Holidays

2022-11-28T16:39:50-05:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: Advance Your Career, Real Estate Business Tools|

The holiday season represents one of the biggest challenges for real estate agents. Most sellers and buyers want to focus on shopping for presents and planning family meals during this time. Nobody is in the mood to pack up and move. That’s why this is a slow period for the real estate business. As a result, many realtors choose to close up shop and take a holiday themselves. Of course, this is not a bad idea. After all, you deserve a break every once in a while. But you can also learn how to thrive during the holidays as a real [...]

Essential Tax Tips for Real Estate Agents

2022-11-14T14:28:50-05:00November 15th, 2022|Categories: Appraisal, Home Inspection, Real Estate Business Tools|

Taxes are never easy to slog through, especially if you decide to work as your boss and even grow your business! So, we would like to help you with our essential tax tips for real estate agents. Necessary extensions Let us preface the more detailed essential tax tips for real estate agents to first tackle an important topic: tax filing deadlines. Now, your first year of doing business will likely be very hectic and challenging. You might find yourself in a position where you won’t make it in time to file all your taxes. So, what exactly should you do [...]

How to Host Your First Open House

2022-10-07T05:49:42-04:00October 15th, 2022|Categories: Florida Real Estate, Home Staging, Membership, Real Estate Business Tools|

Your first job is always stressful, especially if you are working in sales. Additionally complicating things is just how much more complex working as a real estate agent is! So, to help here’s how to host your first open house as a real estate agent! Do your due research The first step you need to overcome to host your first open house as a real estate agent successfully is… research! You need to know absolutely everything about the property you’re in charge of. The benefits and drawbacks of its location. The state of the yard, interior, and exterior. Even the history [...]

Credit Monitoring: What is it & Should I Get It?

2022-09-29T20:21:21-04:00October 1st, 2022|Categories: Membership, Nmls, Real Estate Business Tools, Real Estate Scams|

Credit has a huge impact on your financial health, just like your income. That explains why it is important to keep a close eye on your credit reports from the major credit bureaus. Although having valid credit information is crucial – credit card fraud and credit reporting inaccuracies can still impact your credit. That’s why credit report monitoring is so important. A quality credit score is one of the most valuable assets a real estate investor or client can have. This resource has the authority to not only retain attractive mortgage and refinancing rates but amplify an investor's negotiating power when seeking [...]

Selling Real Estate is a Flexible and Lucrative Side Hustle

2022-09-17T09:13:09-04:00September 14th, 2022|Categories: Florida Real Estate, Real Estate|

Are you looking for a side job or a new career to be passionate about? There aren't many lucrative, flexible, and low-commitment side hustles, but selling real estate in NYC is one of them and thus definitely worth a deeper look. In fact, eighty-five percent of agents who were polled said they were very content with their career choices. But what makes selling real estate flexible and lucrative and side hustle? We've consulted pros from a real estate learning center to answer your question. We'll even let you know how to get in on it. Now let's get to work!  Looking for a [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Become a Member

2022-09-16T14:48:36-04:00September 1st, 2022|Categories: Continuing Education, Membership, Real Estate Business Tools|

Here at Manfred Real Estate Learning Center we learn success from success. Above all, our courses, classrooms, webinars and online courses are specifically designed by real estate professionals. Who are considered experts in the topics they teach and are activity listing and selling in today’s market. In addition, our instructors recognize the balance of technical skills along with compassion, critical thinking and effective communication skills. 5 reasons why you should become a Member. How do you know what you know? What is the litmus test? It’s the ability to take what you learn and teach it to someone else. Who then [...]

7 Ways to Stand Out as a Real Estate Agent

2022-08-19T14:44:18-04:00August 15th, 2022|Categories: Real Estate, Real Estate Salesperson|

If you are new to the real estate business, it is only natural to consider how to stand out. There are many reputable real estate agencies out there, and if you are working alone, it can be difficult to find your footing at first. That being said, it's not impossible. You can do many things to promote and develop your business. That is why we are here. We are going to talk about the 7 ways to stand out as a real estate agent that will help you on your way to success.   1. Develop a Strong Online Presence Many elements [...]

Finding The Right Broker

2022-08-24T17:54:51-04:00August 11th, 2022|Categories: Choosing a Sponsoring Broker, Real Estate, Real Estate Business Tools|

Every real estate agent must work under a sponsoring broker to maintain a Real Estate Salesperson License in NY. Finding the right broker for you is very important. You want to choose a broker that you are comfortable with and can mentor you. Commission splits should be considered, but 100% of nothing sold is still $0.00.  As a new agent, you are going to need training, mentoring, support, therefore, a sponsoring broker that is willing to stand beside you and your goals. You have a lot of choices. Do your homework. Interview with brokers. Different real estate agents have different goals [...]

5 Steps to Your License in Florida

2022-08-31T16:25:36-04:00August 5th, 2022|Categories: Advance Your Career, Florida Real Estate, Real Estate|

There will always be someone who says they can do it cheaper. But at what cost are you willing to take that chance when choosing a Real Estate School provider? Choose a school that specializes in Real Estate Education and not one that benefits from it. If you get excited about helping people buy and sell property in the everglade State, here’s 5 steps to your license in Florida. To be eligible for a license in the state of Florida you need to be at least 18 years old, a high school graduate or equivalent, and have a U.S. Social Security [...]

Don’t be Fooled

2022-08-11T15:01:34-04:00July 15th, 2022|Categories: Real Estate Salesperson, Real Estate Scams|

There will always be someone who says they can do it cheaper, but at what cost are you willing to take that chance when choosing a Real Estate School provider? Choose a school that specializes in Real Estate Education and not one that benefits from it. You want a school that puts all there focus in their student’s educational needs and has a real life understanding of the real estate industry, not just one sided. Don't be fooled. Price Shop Wisely We have all heard the saying “You get what you pay for” but what is worse is when you don’t [...]

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