Inspiration Archives - Real Life Real Estate


March 26, 2020

Life is Good

It’s important to remember that Life is Good. Yes, we are going through a lot right now, but it’s not anything we can’t overcome.  In fact, I believe we will come out on the other side better as a society. […]
March 5, 2020

Push Through It

Push through it. Words I use when I’m exhausted.  Sometimes physically, sometimes mentally and sometimes emotionally. Push through it. What I must do when I don’t feel like making another phone call, sending yet another email, or sending another text. […]
February 18, 2020

Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

It’s human nature to compare ourselves to others. There is always someone we feel is happier, prettier, more successful or simply has a better life than we do.  Naturally that’s not true, but somewhere in our minds we have these […]
April 22, 2019

Real Estate Agents Help People Move Forward

College is a time to figure out what you want to do next.  Most of us enter college with one major and graduate after several “major” adjustments…and most of them don’t include the study of real estate. What a Real […]
April 11, 2019

You Are So Much More Than A Real Estate Agent

Most consumers don’t realize it, but as a real estate professional we wear a lot of different hats.  From the outside looking in Our profession looks fairly easy and glamorous…thanks to cable television shows. Real Estate Agents Work With Everyone […]
April 7, 2019

What Conversations Are You Having With Yourself

We all have them…a running dialogue in our heads.  We are having a conversation with ourselves. Are You Positive Or Negative? We tell ourselves what we can or cannot do.  We tell ourselves what we will and will not do.  […]
March 27, 2019

Get Out of Your Own Way

Are your thoughts getting in the way of your success?  Here are a few ways to know if you need to get out of your own way. What Will People Think? You know that you should be making phone calls […]
February 11, 2019

It’s All About Your Attitude

A career as a real estate agent can sometimes seem like a very lonely profession.  While it’s true that we are often surrounded by our clients…buyers and sellers, what we experience on a day-to-day basis can be somewhat isolating.  This […]
January 30, 2019

The Best Part of Being A Real Estate Agent

The cases and blogs we talk and write about most often are those that involve difficult, unreasonable and sometimes abusive clients.  But if we are completely honest, that probably only makes up a small percentage of our business…maybe even as low as five percent.  […]
January 3, 2019

The Emotional Side of Selling Real Estate

As real estate professionals we know that buying and selling real estate can be a very emotional time. Keep Your Client Moving Forward At some point during the transaction we have to help our clients stay focused, remain calm or […]
January 3, 2019

What Motivates You?

Can motivational speakers really and truly motivate you?  Sure they can get you hyped up for 30, 60, or even 90 minutes, but what happens when you go back home, back to the office or back to your car?  How long […]
December 9, 2018

Lessons Learned

With over a decade of working as a Realtor I have learned a great deal throughout the years.  As I reflect on my real estate education I found these to be my top 8 lessons learned… Top 8 Lessons Learned 1.  […]
December 1, 2018

When Do You Unplug

Is it a benefit to your clients to be available all day, every day?  If so, when do you turn your phone off to rest and rejuvenate…when do you unplug? You Can Work Non-Stop With all of the technology we […]