Should I become a real estate agent?!
It’s a question all of us real estate professionals have had at one point in our life.
It normally happens when we are at some sort of crossroad in our life and need a change of direction.
Below is 5 question quiz so you can know if taking on this career is right for you along with the top questions we are asked.
Comment below and let us know how you did!
Characteristics Of Top Real Estate Agents
Hustle – There is no way around it! The top performers go out and take what they want. They are movers and shakers in their prospective community. No days off! If the goal is $1,000,000 a year, you better be ready to rock!
Marketing Gods – You think passing your real estate exam is going to cash checks? If you do not have a marketing background, you better start reading and learning. Top agents are dropping serious coin on marketing. I know real estate agents spending $3,000 a month or more on Facebook and Instagram marketing. They spend the dollars needed to get their face in front of the world.
Knowledgeable – The guys in the trenches know their stuff about their local real estate market. After all, if someone is going to trust you to help them with the largest purchase they will ever make, who do you think they want to work with? You, or Mark down the hall who has been spending his free time studying the market and knows good deals when he sees one?
Where can I take my real estate classes?
Ok, so you passed your quiz and you are ready to jump in. First, you need to sign up for real estate classes. We have written long articles on this topic but to save you a few clicks…
Can I be a real estate agent part time?
Yes! So many people get their start working part-time due to other obligations in their life. Being a wife, mom, soccer coach or an entrepreneur is a lot of work! You only have so many hours in your day and you want to maximize your time.
Can you make good money as a real estate agent?
Yes! We have written a detailed article here on how much money real estate agents make. But to summarize, some of our past students make over $1,000,000 per year although that is really the best of the best!
How much does it cost to get a real estate license?
You can a licensed realtor for under $500 after passing classes.
You need to apply for your real estate license in the State you want to practice in. Google (your state) + department of real estate and see what the exact requirements are for the application. We suggest using our real estate exam prep material for at least a few months before taking your exam to make sure you are polished on everything you will see when test time rolls around.