March 21st, 2015 10:34 AM by Taydus Taydus, AHWD, CNE, CRS, GRI
Ever wonder exactly what your Realtor® does when they are not in contact with you? I know that some folks believe that assisting a buyer or seller with their home purchase / sale is just a matter of putting the home in the MLS (or searching the MLS if you are working with a buyer) and filling out some paperwork.
If you have recently bought or sold a home and it seems like it was “easy”, like “anyone could have done it” then call your Realtor® right now and thank them!
My philosophy: If I can make it look easy, and if I made you feel like my only client, then I did my job well J
THIS is what I want it to look like to my clients:(I understand that sometimes bumps in the road are unavoidable, but even then I do my best to shelter my clients from the worst of it).
As a nod to my fellow hard working Realtors® I felt compelled to write this post. As there is so much that we do, sacrifice, and accomplish behind the scenes that typically goes unrecognized (and that is how it should be – see duck photo above ;) But next time you are at a dinner party and someone says “what DO Realtors® actually do anyway?” Here is a short list of responses to arm yourself with:
Like any profession there is good and bad, but most Realtors® are hardworking people with families. They love what they do and are very dedicated to their clients. So although what you see is this…What is REALLY happening is this:And that is exactly how it should be J