Category Archives: Florida REALTORS

The Spirit of the Fourth of July

Every Monday I attempt to share a wide variety of things that are important to our business, things that frustrate me about our business and yes, sometimes, things about our business that inspire me.  What does this Monday, the Monday … Continue reading

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Are You Prepared?

It’s hard to believe but Hurricane Season 2017 is now here – June 1st – November 30th – and now, not later, is the time to get prepared.  There are tons of websites, blogs and printed flyers out there with lots of tips … Continue reading

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Get Registered Now…It’s good for your business!

Usually I am ranting and raving about some one or something that makes it more difficult to do business.  Not today, today it’s plain and simple…I am asking, suggesting or any other verb that denotes action in order to implore … Continue reading

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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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There’s no place like home…

What an amazing week of meetings in our Nation’s Capitol, but it sure does feel good to back home.  The last several days in Washington DC made me think of my profession as more than listing and selling houses.  As REALTORS®, … Continue reading

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Active or Pending?

This week’s Title tells all: If you have an executed contract, the listing should be in Pending with subject to inspections, third party approvals, etc.  It should NOT be Active! It could also be Pending Back-up – signaling to all that your seller … Continue reading

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Volunteer…you’ll be glad you did!

  OK, over the last few years I have written about volunteering for your local, state or national  REALTOR Association and volunteering in your community.  I cannot tell you how much I  have gotten back…. far more than I have ever given. In … Continue reading

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