Real Estate Agents Have the Happiest Job!

According to CareerBliss, real estate agents are a happy breed. That’s because CareerBliss ranked real estate agents as the No. 1 happiest profession in the U.S. The list of happiest professions was based on a survey of more than 65,000 professionals nationwide last year, who rated several happiness factors in their professions, such as company culture, compensation, daily tasks, growth opportunities, and relationships with bosses and co-workers. Why the sudden happy dance? Likely rising home prices and a profession suddenly in demand is creating the stir. Here is the official top 10 “happiest” professionals of the year: Real Estate...

What Real Estate Agents Should Know About Rental Liability?

Many real estate businesses are trying their hand at property management to help boost their businesses and create retainer-like income. However, before you start offering property management services to your company’s clients, consider these dos and don’ts. Don’t simply agree to manage a rental property as a favor for a client or friend. Take the time to understand what this means, how it will impact your business and the amount of time you can dedicate to your business, etc. Make sure such services are part of your core business model. Do make sure you have a company policy and...