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  • Elite Agent

    Reviving Industry Wellness: Why the Real Estate Industry Needs to Take Action

    AS PROVIDERS OF PROFESSIONAL services, the wellness and well-being of people in real estate needs to be a core consideration of industry sustainability. We’ve been focused on the digital and the dollar while a silent epidemic affecting the physical and emotional health of our agents, principals and property managers appears to have crept in at higher rates than other industries. A LOT OF PEOPLE have had a ‘knowing’ that the model of profit-first real estate may be doing harm, …

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    A Game of Inches Part 1: Listing Presentation Challenge with John McGrath and Monika Tu

    Week 10 mentor and Elite Agent regular Jet Xavier caught up with them just before the start of the challenge to find out from these two industry greats what really gives an agent the edge in a listing presentation. Jet Xavier: What makes a world class listing presentation for you both? Monika Tu: For me, it’s all about preparation. And professionalism. …

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  • Celebrity Homes

    US portal Zillow goes inside celebrity couple’s love nests for V-Day

    In honour of Valentine’s Day, Seattle-based real estate marketplace Zillow has gone inside the homes of some of Hollywood’s most sought after celebrity couples who had recently put their properties up for sale to replenished them with new dwellings. Among them is one of Hollywood’s most powerful couple, Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn who recently listed their Los Angeles mansion for a cool $7.25 million last September after holding on to it for past 12 years. …

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  • BEST PRACTICE

    What Arnold Schwarzenegger Taught Me About Success

    HAVING PERHAPS PULLED OFF THE greatest ‘coup’ in Australian real estate events, Glenn Twiddle reflects on the things he learned from the Hollywood superstar turned politician at this year’s QREAS conference. When I decided to invite Arnold Schwarzenegger to Australia, I really didn’t think it was ever going to happen. But one of Arnold’s rules is ‘Have a vision’, so I put that principle to work. …

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    Raine & Horne Delivers Happy New Year to Winning Homeowners and Agents

    Raine & Horne has launched into 2015 by giving away almost $100,000 in prizes to lucky vendors who listed their home with the national real estate group in the fourth quarter of 2014. The prize pool included a luxury Mercedes Benz, which was the highlight of Raine & Horne’s latest consumer campaign, ‘You’re a Winner’, which ran between August and November 2014. …

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  • Elite Agent

    Arnold Schwarzenegger: “I’ll Be There.”

    You’d be forgiven if you thought that this headline was a publicity stunt hoax by master ‘attention getting’ marketer Glenn Twiddle, but yes, Twiddle has secured Arnold Schwarzenegger to headline his Queensland Real Estate Agents’ Summit Two-Day Training. It started as a dream in Glenn’s ‘if I could do anything, what would I do?’ goal-setting session (in one of his own seminars) but even he thought it was to stay on the wish list for a good many years to come. …

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  • Elite Agent

    Tips, Scripts and Moments from AREC 14

    I sat in most of the sessions taking copious notes like many of the attendees, and here are 12 of the top things I took away from this year’s amazing show. 1. Listen, Diagnose, Prescribe From the moment he walked on stage and told everyone to “pretend they knew nothing, and start afresh”, there was not a moment when Tom Panos didn’t fulfil his promise of constantly summarising and adding anecdotes from his vast experience to what some of the presenters. …

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  • EPM

    Horrible Bosses!

    A recent Hollywood blockbuster starring Jason Bateman, Kevin Spacey and Jennifer Aniston, focused on a group of friends, all frustrated by their selfish, conniving bosses, and raised issues that the majority of us will have experienced at some stage in our working lives. Nick, Dale and Kurt decide murder and blackmail is the only way to resolve their issues, but for the rest of us conservative souls who tend to steer clear of capital crime, …

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  • Elite Agent

    From Tassie to Texas

    Earlier this year, Deanne Lamprey, Principal of First National Real Estate Burnie, Tasmania, took the opportunity to attend the Prudential Conference in Texas. She gleaned valuable insight into the state of the US market, picked up some marketing tips and found that Australia is leading the real estate world in several areas. These are excerpts from the blog Deanne published about her experience. …

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  • Elite Agent

    Technogeek VS Technophobe

    Where do you sit on the scale of loving technology to loathing it? Let’s take a look at office technology and gadgets in relation to the needs and wants of property management. Story by Fiona Blayney. We know that clients are not only wanting value for money, they are wanting to know that the service you are providing is different to your competition. …

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