IS REAL ESTATE FOR YOU?
Real estate isn’t for everyone. Learn about the successful traits and qualities of a REALTOR®.
WHY REAL ESTATE?
Hear from current real estate agents why real estate was the right career choice for them.
The most comprehensive real estate library of resources to get you started, educated, and knowledgable about the real estate industry.
Is Real estate a fit?
Many people are drawn to real estate for a few well-known reasons: the flexibility to set your own hours, the ability to work for yourself, the process of helping clients through an important life event and more. But there’s much more to the job.
PROS & CONS OF REAL ESTATE.
Real estate can be an excellent option for those who want to be their own boss and have a flexible schedule. But it can also be challenging to engage with difficult clients and work on commission alone.
It’s important to have realistic expectations when launching your real estate career. The first twelve months can either make or break a business. Starting with a clear vision is essential to your success.
COSTS TO GET STARTED.
Launching your career in real estate is no easy feat. Find out how much you can expect to pay in licensing fees, start-up costs and business expenses.
HEAR FROM AGENTS
Learn from other agents on what they wish they knew before, during, and after getting licensed.
Getting your real estate license can be confusing and overwhelming at times – that’s why the more you know about the process the easier it will be.
CHOOSING A BROKER
Picking the right brokerage is essential for new agent success. Dive into the questions you should be asking when interviewing a broker, the types of brokerages in Iowa, and how the commission works exactly,
YOUR FIRST YEAR
The first year in real estate is your most difficult. Learn more about the tools of the trade, budgeting and building your business.