Current Market Offers a Great Time for a Move into Real Estate
the realities of today's job market, the value of working in a field that
offers unlimited earning potential and countless other perks has never
been more appreciated. That, along with signs of a real estate market
poised for a recovery, are just two of the many factors driving more and
more individuals to pursue a new career in real estate.
changes to many fields that may require expensive and lengthy schooling ,
those interested in making a move in to real estate can earn their license
within in a few short weeks and for a relatively inexpensive price.
Once licensed and affiliated with a broker, individuals have the opportunity to
begin earning income quickly as they establish their real estate business.
estate industry is full of individuals from diverse backgrounds who got
into the business to take advantage of the many opportunities offered,"
said Bill Spadea, vice president of executive recruiting for Weichert,
Realtors. "Real estate is unique in that it is one of the few professions
that allows you to work locally, keep a flexible schedule and provide limitless
offers the tools and support necessary to get those interested
in real estate licensed and trained so they can be well on their way to
establishing their new career in a matter of a few weeks. The company helps
would-be agents meet pre-licensing requirements and offers them the necessary
training and marketing resources to start their career. Then, the company's
unique mentoring plan and lead generation system are designed to help generate business
for sales associates so they can begin earning income quickly.
For the recently
unemployed, as well as those who simply are seeking new challenges, real estate
is a great option for a full-time career. Because the work of a sales
associate is also suited for nights and weekends, real estate also
provides a viable solution for underemployed workers or those looking to
supplement their current income with a second job. The flexible schedule of a
real estate professional also allows for a smooth transition for those who want
to first establish their real estate career before giving up their current job.
Another option for
those considering real estate as a part-time profession is to become licensed
and earn income through referral business. Weichert Referral Associates, a
subsidiary of Weichert, Realtors, offers an opportunity for an individual with
a real estate license to earn additional income simply by referring friends,
family and other contacts looking to purchase or sell a home to full-time sales
"Now is the
perfect time to get into real estate. Learning the tools and techniques that
work in today's market through our excellent, hands-on training courses, new licensees
will be poised for even greater success as the market picks back up,"
To learn more about
starting a career in real estate, call (800) 301-3000 and speak to one of
Weichert's Career Counselors to receive details on the schooling and licensing
process and to answer all of your questions.
Weichert has nearly
18,000 sales associates in approximately 500 company-owned and franchised sales
offices in key markets throughout the U.S. A family of full-service real
estate companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell residential and commercial
real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title
insurance. For more information, Weichert's customer service center can be
reached at 1-800-USA-SOLD or at Weichert's Web site, www.weichert.com. Each Weichert franchised office is
independently owned and operated.