The election is over, and it is my deepest hope that this country can come together to change things for the better for every one of us. Rebuilding our infrastructure is the place where both our political leaders and we as real estate agents can begin working together to improve our country. No matter what the results were from the Nov. 8 election, half of the country was going to wake up on Wednesday morning in a state of shock that their candidate had lost. In his acceptance speech early Wednesday morning, President Elect Trump held out an olive branch to those who didn’t support him as he called upon the country to bind its wounds. He also asked for their guidance and help in unifying the country while outlining where this effort could begin. “We are going to fix our inner cities and rebuild our highways, bridges, tunnels, airports, schools, hospitals. We’re going to rebuild our infrastructure, which will become, by the way, second to none, and we will put millions...
- While D.C. tackles the infrastructure, there is much that real estate agents can do at the local level to improve their communities.
- Agents from all over the country have participated in activities to clean up, upgrade and improve their local neighborhoods.
- Join up with a sponsored event, or create your own, but get involved.