5 Reasons to Choose a Career in Real Estate.
1. Be your own boss.
Most real estate agents work as independent contractors. This means they can set their own schedules, develop their own client base, create their own marketing plan and grown their own business.
2. Control your business growth.
There are no limits to the growth of your real estate business, and you can achieve great success if you couple exceptional customer service with hard work ethic. A good real estate salesperson incorporates business skills and a strong marketing plan, but all of this is at your discretion.
As an independent contractor - you own your own business. The broker you choose to work with will often supply you with office space, support, training, and prospects, still you should always think of it as your own business to foster and grow.
3. Reap the rewards from exceptional customer service.
Studies have shown that the majority of home buyers and sellers say they would use their real estate agent again or recommend the agent to others.
4. Real estate professionals help people during major milestones.
Many real estate professionals gain satisfaction in knowing they have helped people through major times in their lives. Real estate professionals get to help people in each stage of their lives and truly be a part of a community.
5. Real estate is always changing.
If you enjoy learning and doing something new everyday, real estate might be a great career option for you. In real estate there are always new trend to learn, and different markets to adapt to. Real estate professionals also deal with many different people and personality types. A career in real estate offers a lot of versatility, which can be exciting.
The first step is to take your 75 Hour Salesperson Pre-Licensing Class. Terrie O'Connor Realtors Real Estate School offers many class options. Check out our schedule for class options.