fee for service: Real Estate is Changing...I'm Evolving! - 06/22/11 02:06 AM
I have recently made a career decision with the move to join the ranks of thousands of independant real estate professionals across North America. After over 10 years of being associated with nationally franchised real estate firms, myself and others are witnessing a continued transformation of change across the real estate industry in the way agents can service the needs of their clients.
Technology that once only the great large firms had access to is now available to everybody in the industry. It is not about the size of the real estate firm any longer, but how we as individuals can accomodate and provide a level of service … (6 comments)

fee for service: ACRE® Member Paves the Way! - 05/03/11 01:58 AM
I just left The Consulting Times after reading a great bit of news posted by fellow ACRE® (Accredited Consultant in Real Estate) Jeani Ritchie. Jeanie is working on her instructor credentials through the Texas Association of REALTORS® so she can teach the courses for GRI, or Graduate REALTOR® Institute program. She has reported that the inclusion of the consulting model into the state curriculum is currently being supplied and is approved as part of the curriculum.
Jeanie found out much to her delight that she will not be the first instructor in the GRI class to discuss this industry change, and will look forward to introducing the "consulting" model to her … (2 comments)

fee for service: Market Dynamics - Market Has Changed, So Have We! - 03/29/11 03:56 AM
EXiT Realty Premier Tupelo, MS Real Estate Taking on the job of marketing and selling real estate today is both a monumental and risky proposition. We all know that market dynamics have shifted from prior years when situations were more favorable for sellers - to conditions now that have buyers realizing the increasing power they have over the home buying process.As, such, and with the day-to-day changes in the mortgage industry and the competition from foreclosures, it has never made more sense to seek out the right company to help you get your home to market and sold. Visit www.exitrealty.com Think About … (2 comments)

fee for service: EXIT Realty Premier - Tupelo, MS Real Estate - 01/07/11 06:59 AM
The goal of the ACRE program is about growing trained real estate consultantswho can offer quality, transparent choices to the consumer, both in the services that they can receive and how those services can be paid for.  We know and communicate to the consumer that their highest value is that of a fiduciary: providing guidance, judgment and representation, not a funtionary that simply completes tasks. Taking listings, placing signs and lockboxes on properties, taking photos, and making MLS entries are examples of functionary tasks that many real estate agents take for granted as the scope of their job.
Our goal is to elevate … (1 comments)