There were several best-selling real estate sales books released in 2018. Here’s a quick overview of each book that managed to make the top 100 in the real estate sales category on Amazon.

There were several best-selling real estate sales books released in 2018, starting with Joe Rand’s book Disruptors, Discounters and Doubters, which was launched at Inman Connect New York last January.

The following is a quick overview of each book that managed to make the top 100 in the real estate sales category on Amazon, in order of release date.

1. Disruptors, Discounters, and Doubters by Joseph Rand

Real estate professionals are threatened by disruptors trying to displace the industry, discounters attacking their value proposition and the doubters in their midst who are insecure and terrified of change.

Joe Rand argues that the way for brokers and agents to fight back is to improve the client experience by expanding their conception of what people need and thinking creatively about how to raise standards, modernize the value proposition and streamline the real estate transaction.



2. The Politically Incorrect Real Estate Agent Logbook: A Daily Journal, Activity Tracker & Stats Generator by Peter F Porcelli Jr.

By tracking your real estate activities and transaction data, this fill-in-the-blank book helps you create a customized business plan (with realistic monthly goals). At the same time, you’ll discover vital statistics that allow you to target your skills and income growth. This logbook is a companion to the handbook of the same name.



3. Winning Real Estate: 9 Secrets to Success from Leading Pros

Nine Century 21 agents (Angela AvilezJerry CibulskiJordan DennisSonia FigueroaSarah Ambler FigurskiRett HarmonGreg HarrelsonSteven Norris and Justin Udycame together to share their insights, successes and lessons learned along the way. Each chapter, written by a different author, covers a variety of topics that will appeal to agents of all skills levels and interests.



4. Explosive Sales Growth in Real Estate: Generate More Leads, Take More Listings, and Build a Six-Figure Income by Ryan Snow

From the co-author of Miracle Morning for Real Estate Agents, Explosive Sales Growth in Real Estate guides agents on the path to earning a six-figure income in real estate sales. The concepts outlined in each chapter are easy to read, understand and implement.



5. Agent Mastermind: 17 Strategies That Will Explode Your Real Estate Business Today by Scott Hudspeth

Agent Mastermind is a compilation of short chapters contributed by national sales coaches and members of the Agent Mastermind Facebook group. It will give you a quick overview of their sales philosophy, and if you want to learn more, they’ve included links to additional content by the contributors.



6. Create Demand and Stop Chasing Business: Secrets of a Top Real Estate Producer by Ron Howard

Ron Howard shares systems and strategies his team have used to become one top RE/MAX teams nationwide. As the title suggests, the focus of the book is attracting clients who want to work with you as opposed to cold calling and other prospecting methods.



7. The Seven Deadly Sins of Sales: and the Deceptively Simple Strategies to Solve Them by Leigh Thomas Brown

Brown’s latest book The 7 Deadly Sins of Sales is written in true Leigh Thomas Brown fashion — open, honest and hilarious! Learn the sins you have been committing in your business, so you can confess your problems and develop the discipline to banish those sins — and your guilt. This easy-to-read book is packed full of simple solutions that will take your interactions with customers from frustrating to fun again. Once you’ve acknowledged the error of your ways, you will be able to create new habits to propel your business from mediocre to super-charged. I recommend this on Audible.


8. Sell it Like Serhant: How to Sell More, Earn More, and Become the Ultimate Sales Machine by Ryan Serhant

Million Dollar Listing New York star, Ryan Serhant shares how he got into the business, persevered through failure and core principles that helped him succeed. If you’re a fan of the show, or are just looking for some inspiration, this book is worth picking up.



9. Real Estate Marketing Playbook by Brandon Doyle

Designed as a reference guide, the Real Estate Marketing Playbook lays out real world marketing tactics, best practices and benchmarks for real estate agents. Each chapter is completely self-contained so you can jump around and revisit each section as needed.



Brandon Doyle is a Realtor at Doyle Real Estate Team — Re/Max Results in Minneapolis and co-author of  Mindset, Methods & Metrics – Winning as a Modern Real Estate Agent. You can follow him on Twitter.

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