What is the ALC? Made up of agents in the top 20% of each market center, the ALC is the voice for all the agents and functions like a 'board of directors'. This ‘board of directors’ is actively involved in the leadership decisions that make the office more productive and profitable. Their roles are to inspire, motivate, participate and listen. By having input from these associates, each market center can tailor their strategies to thrive in all stages of the market. The main purpose of this … [Read more...] about The KW Agent Leadership Council
Jumping into a real estate career often means leaving your existing career and dipping your toes into uncharted waters. A career change is scary for anyone. There is a lot of information that can make it easier to make that decision. Here we have outlined most important indicators that will help you decide whether or not now is a good time to start a real estate career. Are you looking to start a career in real estate? All you need to do is align yourself with the real estate company that will … [Read more...] about Is Now a Good Time to Start a Real Estate Career?
There is no significant difference in the success rate for the state exam based upon the course format. The online version does allow new licensees to get up and running sooner than those that have to wait on a classroom setting and then have to add on study time for the state exam. Unfortunately, not all states offer online pre-license education. Online Pros: – Flexibility. You can study anytime you can log on to the internet. – Usually less expensive investment for the course than the … [Read more...] about Real Estate Online Course vs. Classroom Setting
How do I choose the right company? Where will I be most successful and where do I get those tools for success? What is important to know before making this important decision? You may not even know where to begin. Below are the best questions to ask your prospective broker. They will aid you in making the right decision. Print this list and take it along to your interview. Are all agents at your company treated equal and have the same potential for earnings? Does the broker or manager … [Read more...] about Best Questions to Ask When Interviewing with Brokers
Every week we get lots of inquiries from people that want to start a real estate career and people who are interested in joining Keller Williams. Here are some of the questions we regularly get. Do you have more questions? We would be happy to answer them. Just reply to our email and we'll get back to you ASAP. How much does it cost to get started with Keller Williams? A career in real estate does require a financial commitment. You are starting your own business. Licensing course fees, … [Read more...] about FAQ- Becoming A Real Estate Agent
First you should have a honest conversation with yourself and determine if real estate is just a passing wish or if it is really something that you can see yourself doing as a full-time career. Are you in a financial position to be able to start a new business that earns income on a commission-only basis and not a salary? With the popularity of shows on HGTV, many are drawn into the idea of becoming an agent. Considering all of the behind the scenes activities that agents have to perform and … [Read more...] about 5 Steps to Obtaining a Real Estate License