There is wide consensus that the industry is saddled with a large number of parttime, untrained, unethical, or incompetent agents. In this report, T3 Sixty analyzes professionalism in the industry and outlines what can be done to improve the quality of labor.
Following a perplexing time for Realtor associations T3 Sixty reviews unexpected and noteworthy court cases and looks at the impact on the future of Realtor associations.
The Rise of professionalism from 1947 to the early 1980s and its subsequent decline to the present day and has had a major impacton American business culture.In this report, T3 Sixty chronicles the history of professionals, or simply being professional and how that relates to real estate today and in the future.
For years there has been speculation about who would be the first to try to create a national Multiple Listing Service (MLS). In this Report, T3 Sixty considers the role of the MLS, if a national MLS would be possible, and if there should be one national MLS system.
In the rapidly growing digital age, how consumers receive information is everchanging. Real estate agents and brokers need to move away from oldfashioned ways of marketing their businesses and listings and learn to use and embrace the tools of technology.
The battle for dominance in the mobile world is raging. Smartphones and other electronic mobile devices have legitimately become game changers and will impact industries across the globe, and with corporates all vying for a slice of a very lucrative pie, knowing which device to choose and how to use it to your advantage is paramount.
Internet presence is a crucial part of any agents success. And blogging is a good, inexpensive way of getting information across to prospective buyers while building relationships and generating leads.
The mobile revolution has forever changed the homebuying transaction and everything that comes with it. What used to take days to achieve can now be done at the touch of a button. And for an inherently mobile profession like real estate, tablets and other mobile devices can only affect positive change.
In 2010 the real estate industry was on the cusp of major change. NAR instituted a challenge for finding new ideas.
Many Realtors have indicated that real estate is not their only occupation. When a realtor has dual careers it raises questions with consumers and other realtors alike, who often need to pick up the slack. This report explains the impact of parttime agents on the real estate industry and offers pointers to Associations and Realtors in this regard.