Congratulations! You have made the wonderful decision to pursue a career in real estate as a licensed real estate agent. A career as an agent can be one of the most rewarding jobs you ever have -- both personally and financially. On the flip side, there are certainly many challenges and obstacles for anyone who wants to become the next great agent. What’ll you find in this post is a timeline and a to-do list wrapped into one. The timeline starts from the moment you make your decision to become a real estate agent. I’ve divided the timeline into two parts: The time before you pass your real estate exams and the time after. If you handle your business well before you get your license, you will be able to launch into your career faster and more prepared than most agents. Again, congrats on making the decision to become an agent. Now, let’s make that dream a reality. Part 1: Before licensing Step 1: Determine your objectives Month 1 As with starting any new job ...
- Develop your motivation for becoming a real estate agent.
- Know the personal and financial resources you’ll need to succeed.
- Get a mentor, a sponsor and a buddy.