Category Archives: Bad Idea

How much does a discount broker charge?

Ah yes writing on the real estate weenie on a Monday morning when I should be dripping or cold calling or something. This is why I am not a millionaire agent. My home sellers seem to always know how much … Continue reading

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NOOOOOOOOOOO!

“Starting today, ListHub, a listing syndication platform owned by News Corp. subsidiary Move Inc., will no longer send listing information to the nation’s two most popular real estate portals, Zillow and Trulia” Inman News OMG! real estate as we know … Continue reading

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The collectors

There are real estate companies that I like to call ‘agent collectors”.  They offer large commission splits for their agents and a nice fat fee for their clients. They don’t give their agents anything not even supervision. Agent collectors do … Continue reading

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Guns won’t help

There are real estate agents who want to carry guns because of the recent death of a real estate agent in Arkansas. My deepest condolences to that agent’s family and friends and all the families and friends of people who … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions

Decisions, decisions . . should I pay $50 dollars a month so that my Active Rain blog can be public and indexed by google or should I continue to use WordPress blog like this one that I don’t have to pay … Continue reading

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New technology means new ways to take crappy photos

There is one thing we can always count on and that is there will always be some new technology that will allow real estate agents to take crappy photos of their listings.  Lets not forget that there was a time … Continue reading

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Foot long hot dogs and real estate

The real estate industry could learn a lot from the hot dog industry.  Click on the picture to make it bigger to see the fine print.  Kind of a disclaimer.  

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