realtors: 7 Books that Changed Your Life - 07/03/07 03:30 PM
1. How to Win Friends and Influence People - Dale Carnegie
One of my all time favorite books on communicating with people. 
 
2. The E-Myth Revisited - Michael E. Gerber 
An excellent read about systematizing your business.
  
3. Rich Dad, Poor Dad - Robert Kiyosaki  
Whether it's true or not Rich Dad, Poor Dad is a great motivational book for new entrepreneurs.
 
4. The Millionaire Real Estate Agent - Gary Keller 
If you're a real estate agent this book is an absolute must for your reading.
  
5. Blue Ocean Strategy - W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne 
Details the steps in eliminating the competition by utilizing untapped areas of your business. 
 
6. Think & … (23 comments)

realtors: 10 changes in Real Estate in the Year 2093 - 06/28/07 02:39 PM
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1.  Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae merge forming the mega-government agency Mac Fannie.    
2.  Minimum down payment requirements for homebuyers is 10% (average US home price is $849,000).     
3.  Halliburton wins contract to develop all new homes on Mars.    
4.  Radiation (mainly from cell phones, Bluetooth, WiFi, refrigerators with TV's, etc.) is the new Mold.      
5.  Realtors rank #1 in highest and lowest paid professions.  
6.  Brick Front Homes are now illegal in 49 states except Texas.    
7.  Styrofoam Front Homes are the new fad.    
8.  1100 sq. ft condos … (5 comments)

realtors: 5 Great Little Software Programs For Realtors & Anyone. Please post yours - 06/27/07 04:28 PM
Here are five programs that I give a big thumbs up.  Please post any software tools that you feel are essential.
Google Desktop Search - Great tool for quickly searching your emails and/or computer files. Results are displayed very quickly. Freeware.HandyFind - Find words or text as you type in programs that don't allow you to use the Ctrl + F function. This has been extremely useful for me in MS Outlook. Freeware.Snagit - Screen capture software. Snagit allows you select just the area that you need to capture. Shareware / Trail demo.Foxit PDF Editor - Great tool for editing PDF files. You can … (10 comments)

realtors: 14 Ways to Fail at Real Estate Investing as a New Investor - 06/26/07 08:01 AM
We've all seen articles and TV shows show us how to succeed in real estate investing; however, sometimes it's more important to know what's NOT being said. Here are few points taken from from first hand experience.
1.  Buying a home on speculation. Many new investors buy homes based on speculation that the market will increase in value quickly. Never buy an investment property hoping the market will change; make your money when the property is purchased.
 2.  Using a Realtor or Agent that does not understand investing. Also known as the blind leading the blind. Make  sure your agent has some experience in real … (4 comments)

 

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