Is a Career in Real Estate Right for Me?
Review the following statements honestly. If most of the statements apply to you, you may be suited to a career in real estate.
I am willing to invest time and effort now to gain income later
I am honest and I can be trusted
I am willing to spend the time and money to successfully complete the required licencing courses
I am willing to take ongoing education courses as required by my employer or as necessary to maintain my real estate licence
I want to be rewarded based on my efforts
My family is prepared to accept my busy schedule
I possess good communication skills
I enjoy meeting and talking to people
I possess good computer skills
I present myself professionally and with confidence
I can handle setbacks and the word “no”
I can solve problems as they arise, both large and small
I am prepared to ask for help when I need it
I can manage my personal finances
I am willing to be flexible to ensure that a client’s needs are satisfied
I am an organized person and can handle details well
I will manage my time to get the job done
I enjoy making decisions and helping others to do the same
I am prepared to work hard to reach my goals
I have a good contacts base from which I can draw prospective buyers and sellers
Are you and real estate a good fit? If yes, get started with Step 2: Registration to register for Real Estate as a Professional Career, Module 1.