Doyle Davison, 30 years as your Concierge services listing broker (Hawaiian Beaches Hawaii - 714-968-6767)

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Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

I've heard that Realtors fall for more gimmicks than Golfers!!  Just another magic bean

Nov 04, 2015 04:00 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


I don't know who these people are.  They used to bombard me with emails, and I tried to unsubscribe several times, and finally they stopped their emails.   

We work with the nations' top agents on their branding and marketing strategy, and none of our clients have ever mentiioned working with them.


Nov 04, 2015 02:24 AM
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

They are all true.

Based on what is presented in the question, there exists NO information suggesting anything is false.

The reality is, what an AGENT chooses to do or not do,  or their "I Don't Wanna Do That" syndrome they feed, or the fear they avoid is the issue, NOT the programs that may challenge them to overcome.

It would be beneficial to understand the EVOLUTION of the real estate agent and recognize the dynamics taking place.

Whether these are actually TRUE depends on what the hearer does. i.e. Having a paid membership on AR does not make you a blogger, typing lots and lots and lots of words, some coherent, does.

Attending the seminar WILL NOT MAKE YOU A GREAT AGENT.

What you do when you get home could.

Nov 04, 2015 02:24 AM
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

You do whatever you want to give away $ to these sites. You got it right.

Here at AR you get from real pro who will help each other at no charge.

Nov 04, 2015 02:08 AM
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Doyle Lee Austin Davison Iv Another magic bullet!

Nov 04, 2015 05:14 AM
Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

I coach for free (puts on steeltoe boots)! :D
Seriously, they're all nothing and they all could be something. There are a lot of 'coaches', 'gurus', 'ninjas', 'trainers' and assorted 'wankers' who are just wonderful and just terrible, depending on who you ask. I finally banished your example from my inbox after a decade of those unsolicited 'invitations'.
The (usually secret/stealth) groups I've belonged to over the years taught me far more than I could imagine getting from elsewhere. I'd start a quiet group on FB and invite a few people I knew and respected who were succeeding IN THE TRENCHES, NOW.

Nov 04, 2015 04:35 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I would call this a sales pitch rather than an elevator pitch.  My guess is that if you work at it it could become true.

Nov 04, 2015 03:29 AM
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY

You might be able to pick something that works in the menu; I received the most out of Buffini.

Nov 04, 2015 03:17 AM
Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

I wouldn't waste my time reading them, and certainly not my money!

Nov 04, 2015 03:17 AM
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Prop. Mgr, Wenatchee, WA

Caveat Emptor.

Nov 04, 2015 03:16 AM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Depends on how you use it.

Jan 20, 2019 11:57 PM
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

probably and doubtful

Nov 12, 2016 07:58 PM
Sandra Graves
Keller Williams Realty - Folsom, CA

There are too many things wrong with it: of your dreams, leave the feast or famine lifestyle behind, Join the nation's, dominate the real estate marketplace, The time for action is now...

They need to hire another copywriter. They want your email so they can drop you into their sales funnel.

Nov 04, 2015 03:44 PM
Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
HomeSmart - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Doyle - I would imagine that you could spend a lot of time and money chasing these sales pitches, as they seem to be a dime a dozen.

Nov 04, 2015 02:38 PM
Patricia Kennedy
RLAH@Properties - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

OK, the best elevator speech ever?  Before I was licensed, I lived in a condo here in DC.  Got on the elevator on the top floor where I lived.  One floor below it stopped and a woman got on.  Part of her purse flew open and all of these real estate business cards started to flutter to the floor.  I helped her pick them up and she gave me one.  When I sold my unit a couple of years later, I should have used her.  I went with someone in the building who was just awful.  But after two years, I couldn't find the card.  Rats!

Nov 04, 2015 08:33 AM
Gary Coles (International Referrals)
Venture Realty International - Las Vegas, NV
Latin America Real Estate

It  does not impress me.

Nov 04, 2015 07:45 AM