How to Start a Real Estate Blog

How to Start a Real Estate Blog

Blogs are big right now. They are a way to provide useful information about your business and keep people engaged. As a real estate agent, it’s important to keep clients and leads informed about the real estate industry and what you’re up to. So you’re likely asking yourself as a realtor, how do I start a blog?

A Shift In Mindset

A Shift In Mindset

It was two days after I was asked to present on legacy to the Arizona Suns Charities 88 annual review event that I sat in the car with my dad. I’ve presented on legacy to non-profits and small business groups over the past three years and held a strong belief in what legacy meant to me. I believed that a person’s legacy is the greatest measure of how they affected the world; but, my view of legacy was about to be questioned.

How to Find the Right Financial Advisor For You

How to Find the Right Financial Advisor For You

The role of a financial advisor has changed dramatically over the past 20 years. In fact we were not even called financial advisors; we were called “stock brokers.” Since financial advising ran in my family’s blood, when I was a kid people asked me “what’s your dad do?” All I knew is as a young boy was that he helped people with their money. Now that I’m a partner with my father, I realized that the stock brokers of the past were order takers. Their specialty was purchasing stocks so they could make commissions. It was a business model that didn’t take into account the client.

What A 20 Year Old GCU Student Taught Me About Legacy

What A 20 Year Old GCU Student Taught Me About Legacy

If you know me, you know I’m all about building a legacy. Not for self respect or for ego. No, I’m for building a legacy that gives others opportunities greater than I had.
I reflect regularly on what I want to leave behind for others. My greatest hero, my dad, taught me that whenever you meet someone – in passing, close friends, family, the waitress, everyone – you should leave a little bit of the goodness of your soul behind with them. I realize as I get older that the little bit of soul you leave behind is part of your legacy – a part that builds your legacy and the the legacy of the person you touched. I also realize that you can leave behind the goodness part of your soul or part of your baggage and that the choice of what you leave behind is yours to make.