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Real estate drivers for hire

Agents, are you getting taken for a ride?
Published on Jan 5, 2011

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Here's a suggested marketing program for those commission-based real estate agents who save time by skipping the "needs" step in the sales process:

  • Buy two cans of paint: one yellow, one black.
  • Paint a wide yellow stripe down each side of your car.
  • In big letters with black paint, stencil "FREE TAXI."
  • Buy a chauffeur's cap.

That's it. You are branded!

While homebuyers may not be loyal, unqualified buyers are loyal to a fault. They will ask for you by name every time they need an airport pickup or drop off. They are willing to look at everything you show them, and aren't that picky about location.