Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – Common Mistakes that New Agents Make

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If you are new to commercial real estate brokerage, there are things that you can learn from others in the industry in your location.  There are also weaknesses in your peers that you can observe and avoid.   Don’t repeat the common mistakes of others; build your business strengths.  (NB – you can get more real…

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Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – How to Aim for the Big Wins

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When you look at a career in commercial real estate brokerage, take aim on the better properties, quality clients, and prime property precincts.   When you take aim in that way, you can go in hard for the right listings, and chase the best levels of business.  (NB – you can get plenty of career tips…

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Keep Pressing Ahead in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

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There will always be distractions, diversions, and pressures in commercial real estate brokerage, and through all those things you should keep pressing ahead with refined action plans and watching your key performance indicators.  (NB – you can get plenty of commercial real estate career tips right here) The industry has plenty of opportunity for those…

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Observations to Help Grow Your Commercial Real Estate Broker Business in Leaps and Bounds

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Brokerage Forms and Templates To help you get some traction with these issues above, I have created these forms for your access and use.  They are in PDF format and are very relevant for Sales, Leasing, and Property Management.  Here are the forms: Weekly Activity Planner in Brokerage Daily Targets and Worksheet Canvassing Register and…

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Ways of Boosting a Passion for Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

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A career in commercial real estate brokerage can be full of opportunity and rewards over time. That being said, it can also be frustrating, time consuming, and expensive. There are ‘two sides to the real estate coin’ when it comes to brokerage and agency activities over time. (NB – you can get our commercial real…

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How to Simplify Your Commercial Real Estate Career with Brokerage Checklists

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There is something here that I want you to understand and use as you proceed with your career.  I am a great believer in checklists in commercial real estate brokerage. They are a breeze to use and will help you convert more business.  NB – You can get our special reports on Commercial Real Estate…

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Commercial Snapshot Podcast 262

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In today’s podcast, John Highman covers practical ideas and facs in brokerage, property management, and leasing.  Learn the best ways to improve your brokerage focus and momentum.  You can get the audio program below: 1. Ways to simplify your career in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage for better results, 2. Tips for pricing property management services,…

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The 9 First Steps for Your Commercial Real Estate Career

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You can do very well in commercial real estate today if you are prepared to take on the challenges of professional skill development, property knowledge, and market awareness. There are many different career paths to take, all of which involve the different property types, investment types, client profiles, and property improvements.   You could say that…

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Commercial Real Estate Snapshot Podcast 255

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Today we cover 4 topics, 1. Specific reasons why you should focus on property management clients, 2. Time management solutions for today, 3. Formula for direct cold calling, 4. How to be passionate about commercial real estate brokerage. Commercial Real Estate Training and coaching by John Highman MP3 File

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How to Model Yourself on Other Top Commercial Real Estate Brokers

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As you move through your commercial property career, you will come across some top agents and brokers who are seemingly consistently clever and professional when it comes to picking the right clients and the listings.   There are some things that you can learn there. When I refer to other ‘top agents’, I am referring to…

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Career Tips and Ideas for Commercial Real Estate Brokers and Agents

In commercial real estate brokerage there is a big difference between those industry professionals that make the money (commissions), versus those that earn money.  Some agents and brokers struggle with the fact that it is an industry of ‘income generation’. There is a high degree of personal involvement and action required on the part of…

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Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – Look for all the Answers and Solutions

The commercial property market is forever changing.  For that reason it pays to apply a healthy degree of questioning as you connect with all the prospects and the clients that you serve.  It’s a ‘people based’ business in so many different ways. People and trends can tell you lots of things, so observe and listen. …

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Specific Prospecting Lessons for Commercial Real Estate Brokers and Agents

If you want to attract some real property enquiry and new business opportunities in commercial real estate brokerage then your prospecting model is very important.  The things that you do every day will put you closer to or further away from your listing and commission targets. Your new business system Here are some specific prospecting…

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Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – How to Make More Appointments with New Prospects

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As you look around the property market today you can see lots of property types and people in different categories.  Pick a few categories that allow you to drill down into real property specialisation.  What are you good at?  What do you know a lot about?  Those two questions will help you show the prospects…

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Commercial Real Estate Brokerage – How to make the telephone ring

So many times I see agents and brokers struggling with attracting and converting enquiry.  They wonder why other agents seem to be attracting most of the market activity and listings. The fact of the matter is that quality listings exclusively held will create far more opportunity and churn for agents over time.  If the telephone…

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