Category Archives: Ethics

Possibly my BIGGEST rant of the year

Here it comes…this is my biggest rant of the month, maybe the biggest of the year!  I will probably have permanent brain damage from the wall/desk/floor pounding after my altercation with this Broker. Let me set the stage: I have … Continue reading

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It’s Like the Wild, Wild West Out there!

I got a call on a new listing…it hasn’t been 24 hours, if that, that the sign went up.  The sign was from a neighbor.  I gave him information and he made an appointment to see the property and the last … Continue reading

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A Question of Professionalism

This past week, I spoke to the 2016 Graduating Class of Florida REALTORS Leadership Academy.  They are an amazing group of REALTORS, all looking to develop their leadership potential.   They had many questions about leadership but the one that … Continue reading

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What’s the Bottom Line?

I just input a new listing into the MLS.  It’s a very well maintained 2/2.5 condo, in a very small development.  The price was in line with the rest of the area and within 3 days I have had 2 … Continue reading

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Who Do You Work For?

Here I go again: Even though I am moving my office, I can still find a wall, box or just the hood of my car to beat my head against! We are independent contractors…YES we are…But (and don’t you just … Continue reading

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Do you live by the Code?

This is my last post for 2015.  Thanks to all who read my blogs and more importantly. thanks to those that comment, as I always like to hear comments, good, bad or indifferent. Today, I want to ask you as REALTORS, … Continue reading

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Referrals?

In real estate, we all get and give referrals.  It is part of our business model.  We refer our customers to REALTORS out of county, state and U.S. But I have come across an interesting type of referral, it is … Continue reading

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