Posts by Chicago Agent Mag

A place of learning
A place of learning

Located along the Tippecanoe River in Indiana, a unique private residence is up for grabs for just $200,000. The inside of the property was once home to a school but has since been remodeled into a 4-bedroom, 4-bath...

Taking care of business: Shifting your mindset from agent to business owner
Taking care of business: Shifting your mindset from agent to business owner

Because most brokers are independent contractors, they often have to be their own accountants, marketers, office managers and schedulers. Here are some concrete steps for real estate professionals who are ready to get serious about the shift from “agent” to...

Readers explain how to treat one’s business like a business
Readers explain how to treat one’s business like a business

Readers offer tips on getting serious about one's real estate career and weigh in on how to increase professionalism in the...

Education: A simple — but vital — investment in your career
Education: A simple — but vital — investment in your career

Any real estate agent who’s spent time in the field can tell you that licensing classes and continuing education courses don’t prepare brokers for the challenges of running a...

David Ferrel, broker outreach manager at Midwest Real Estate Data
David Ferrel, broker outreach manager at Midwest Real Estate Data

"Wear the clothes; don’t let the clothes wear you. When we feel good about how our clothes make us look, it shows. I never worry too much about brands, but rather the way clothes make me feel and whether or...

Waterfall-front property
Waterfall-front property

Nestled up against the rushing rapids of Kinderhook Creek in Valatie, New York, this historic property spent a century as a cotton mill before being converted to a hydroelectric power plant. Now that the turbines are offline, what was originally...

Andrew Cellucci
Andrew Cellucci

"I like to let my work ethic speak for itself. Honesty and integrity were instilled in me at an early age. That, combined with my knowledge and expertise in the real estate industry, help to guide my clients through the...

Classic country church vibes
Classic country church vibes

Built in 1877, this former church on a prominent corner in North Bloomfield, Ohio, is on the market at the markdown price of $39,900. Though the worship space is still in place on the main level, the property does have...

What you see happening in Chicagoland real estate in 2020
What you see happening in Chicagoland real estate in 2020

We asked our readers what they see in their crystal balls for the next year. Learn what your colleagues see on the horizon for your...

Michelle Chicago
Michelle Chicago

"The hardest part of my job is making sure there is great collaboration with other agents. We need to work together on deals to make sure our clients are happy as well as helping each other with tips and tricks...

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