Random Compliment Makes This Realtors' Heart Happy

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Real Estate Agent with Front Gate Real Estate Broker 11085

Red Phone Clip ArtMy phone rang and a savvy buyer began asking detailed questions about one of my new listings. I could tell she was very interested by the type questions she asked. She found the listing online and had already looked at Google Street Maps, Zillow, and I'm not sure what other research she had done, but with every question, I had the answer.

We talked around 30 minutes. After a while, she asked how long I had been in real estate.

I laughed and said, "How old am I?", then I gave her the answer. I've been licensed since 1988.

She gave me the best compliment I've had in a while. This is not verbatim, but she told me I was very knowledgeable, that I knew how to talk to people, and she could tell I was an experienced agent.

Let me tell you ~ That made my day. I'm still beaming from ear to ear.

 

Realtor Tip: Know the product and anticipate the questions.

 

Telephone Image Compliments of Danilo Rizzuti

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Anna Banana Kruchten CRS CRB, Phoenix Broker
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Awesome compliment Pat Starnes !  And it's the absolute truth!  You Rock!

Aug 12, 2017 01:37 PM #1
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Sheila Anderson
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Good aftrernoon Pat. I would be smiling too. So nice to be recognized as a cut above.

Aug 12, 2017 02:01 PM #2
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Pat Starnes-Front Gate Realty
Front Gate Real Estate - Brandon, MS
601-991-2900 Office; 601-278-4513 Cell

Anna Banana Kruchten, CRS - Thanks. It made me happy, happy! By the way, I love the phrase "you rock"! :)

Sheila Anderson - That's a nice compliment, too. Thanks!

Aug 12, 2017 03:00 PM #3
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
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Pat,

How wonderful, and we are smiling on your behalf.  I hope this woman takes advantage of having you represent her.  A  

Aug 12, 2017 04:15 PM #4
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Kathy Streib
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Pat- what a wonderful compliment and well deserving. She sounds like one smart cookie...to know when she finds a true professional. 

Aug 12, 2017 04:29 PM #5
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Sharon Tara
Sharon Tara Transformations - Portsmouth, NH
New Hampshire Home Stager

Nothing better! You deserved that wonderful compliment! Awesome!

Aug 12, 2017 04:49 PM #6
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Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

It is delightful when we are recognized for certain attributes we may have.  It can make our day.

Aug 13, 2017 03:00 AM #7
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
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Good morning Pat.  I can certainly understand why this compliment made you proud.  And, it was deserved.

Aug 13, 2017 04:49 AM #8
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Gary 'Banana' Houghtaling
Phoenix Property Shoppe - Phoenix, AZ
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Hi Pat Starnes congratulations. It is a high compliment.

Aug 13, 2017 03:54 PM #9
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
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This is the moments that keep us moving. Not forcing our clients to write testimonials, but those spontaneous compliments of love and respect. 

Aug 24, 2017 10:00 PM #10
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Corey Martin
Martin Presence Group - Ruston, LA
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I am so glad you got a compliment! Thank you for sharing your joy with us!

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