This no-nonsense guide shows you the fun and easy way to become a successful real estate agent. It provides expert advice on acquiring the skills needed to excel and the respect and recognition you'll gain through making sales and generating profit. Soon you'll have all the tools you need to: Prospect your way to listings and salesBuild a referral-based clienteleWork with expired and FSBO listingsPlan and host a successful open housePresent and close listing contractsMarket yourself and your properties online and in printNegotiate contracts and avoid derailmentStake your competitive positionAchieve excellent relationships with clientsSpend less time to earn more money
This guide features tips and tricks for working with buyers, must-haves for a successful real estate agent, and common pitfalls that can be avoided. Also included is a list of Web sites for real estate agents that are valuable resources for success. With "Success as a Real Estate Agent For Dummies, " you'll discover how to acquire key skills and get on track for a successful career!