Its always later than we think

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Real Estate Agent with RETIRED 200305001

This evening I will do my usual New Years eve reflecting back. One of the things I notice, is how I still think I am 20 years younger than I really am. I think back to how my college age kids where grade schoolers only yesterday.

I think of my former career (auto collision repair) and how fast I was, and money grew on trees! If you didn't know it, those guys are paid on piece work too, all or nothing.

Of course I look at the deals that got away last year and what could I do different. I'm not going to share that part. So why is it always later than we think?

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Rob Shepherd -  ABR, GRI, REALTORS® for Florence Oregon Real Estate
Expert in helping those buy or sell Florence Oregon property and retire in Oregon. Call me anytime or visit my website for local listings and information on Florence Oregon.
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Comments (7)

Anna Hatridge
R Gilliam Real Estate LLC - Farmington, MO
Missouri Realtor with R Gilliam Real Estate LLC

You post reminds my of why I am always running to get there on time!

Dec 31, 2013 10:54 AM
John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

I thought I was 32 in fact I was sure of it... My bride informed me today that those days are long gone.  Imagine that.  Happy New Year!

Dec 31, 2013 11:09 AM
Roger D. Mucci
Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092 - Euclid, OH
Lets shake things up at your home today!

No matter what age I may "think" I am Rob, my body always tells me something different.

You have truly been a pleasure throughout 2013.

Looking for that to continue in the new year.

May yours  be filled with much happiness, good health and prosperity.

Dec 31, 2013 06:56 PM
Rob D. Shepherd
RETIRED - Florence, OR
RETIRED

Anna: Any new plans about that for the new year? LOL

John: I got the same speech!

Roger:: I didn't tell anybody about the mornings I feel 90. Good thing nobody will see it here. LOL

Dec 31, 2013 09:24 PM
Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES
Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch! - Spring Hill, FL
Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living

Rob, don't beat yourself up over things that got away, it happened to all of us and the most important thing is that we learn from it.  Age is relative, you are as you feel!  Wishing you a happy and successful New Year!

Jan 01, 2014 09:27 AM
Wayne Zuhl
Remax First Realty II - Cranford, NJ
The Last Name You'll Ever Need in Real Estate

I always feel younger than I actually am - and "Old" is always 20 years older than I am :) Happy New Year!

Jan 02, 2014 09:23 PM
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

It just is. This year there are no regrets just lots of hope for the future. Happy New Year.

Jan 03, 2014 05:07 AM