This is a wonderful career choice if you love working with people, have a passion for all things real estate, are connected into your community, and want to control your own destiny. Do you look forward to the weekend so you can go visit all the Open Houses in your neighborhood? Do you have the spirit of an entrepreneur who wants unlimited earning potential and is motivated by success? Then this is a profession you'll want to explore.
We have a fabulous resource that lets you live a day in the life of a real estate agent. This Real Estate Simulator lets you play the role of an agent interacting with clients and showcases the qualities that will be necessary for your success as a real estate professional. It's fun and gives you a general idea, but we also recommend you invite a top agent in your area out to coffee and talk. In fact, if you're seriously considering this career move, we would be happy to send you a Starbucks gift card so the meeting can be your treat.
Several personality traits are essential for success in real estate. All top- producing real estate agents have these qualities in common: They are go-getters, excellent communicators, results-driven, flexible, organized, dependable, and tech savvy. How do you compare? Our personality assessment tool is a great way to get immediate feedback, and help you further explore a career in real estate.
There are some startup costs to get your real estate career up and running. We suggest you set up a business checking account and have funds available for pre-licensing school tuition, exam fees, industry association memberships, and marketing materials to jump-start your brand in the local market. Once you get your license, we offer a very robust Welcome Kit to kickoff your business.
We are here to help you explore a career in real estate. At Carrington Real Estate Services, we are dedicated to spending time with you to find out more about how a career in real estate can be your best move ever.
Before you can order your first set of business cards you'll need to get your real estate license and take the state exam. It's not as bad as it sounds! We have partnered with the top online real estate license school in America to offer you a 25% discount (ENTER CODE: CARRING13). Together we make sure you are on the right track to successfully pass the state exam with flying colors!