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Podcast: Shift Your Strategy

Get 12 tactics to succeed in any market. Listen to one tip a week in a series of free podcasts from best-selling authors Gary Keller and Dave Jenks based on their new book, Shift: How Top Real Estate Agents...

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By Mary Martinez, NAR Manager, Library & Information Services No surprise, real estate sales books consistently rank among the top circulating titles in the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®’ Virtual Library eBooks Collection, a special library collection just for REALTORS®...

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April 9, 2008

Top 10 Real Estate Books (11/19/07)

Here are the latest top selling books on real estate, according to Amazon.com: 1. Be a Real Estate Millionaire: Secret Strategies for Lifetime Wealth Today, By Dean Graziosi 2. Think Big and Kick Ass in Business and Life, By...
November 19, 2007

Author Chat with Bill Nazur and Danielle Babb

Mortgage broker Bill Nazur and real estate investor Danielle Babb, authors of Finding Foreclosures (Entrepreneur Press, 2007), respond to your foreclosure questions. Q: With foreclosures, which states are redemption states and which are nonredemption states? A: Mortgage-Investments.com lists out,...
November 5, 2007

What They’re Reading Now (10/22/07)

&nbspThink and Grow Rich (Arc Manor, 2007) &nbspBy Napoleon Hill &nbsp— Courtland McPherson, Prudential Gammons Realty, Exeter, R.I.     &nbspThe Real Estate Agent’s Business Planning Guide (Dearborn Real Estate       &nbsp&nbspEducation, 1994) &nbspBy Carla Cross &nbsp—...

Top 10 Real Estate Books (10/15/07)

Here are the latest top selling books on real estate, according to Amazon.com: 1. Be a Real Estate Millionaire: Secret Strategies for Lifetime Wealth Today, By Dean Graziosi 2. The Pre-Foreclosure Property Investor’s Kit: How to Make Money Buying...
October 15, 2007

What They’re Reading Now (10/08/07)

&nbsp&nbspThe Big House: A Century in the Life of an American &nbsp&nbspSummer Home (Scribner, 2004) &nbsp&nbspBy George Howe Colt &nbsp&nbsp— Tammy Tanner, RE/MAX, Duluth, Ga. &nbsp&nbspThe Referral of a Lifetime: The Networking System that Produces Bottom- &nbsp&nbspLine Results Every...

Author Chat with Christine Ayres

Feng Shui consultant Christine Ayres, co-author of Sell Your Home With Feng Shui: A Complete Guide to Staging Homes for Quick Sale in Any Market (AuthorHouse, 2007), responds to your questions. Q: How can feng shui help you to...

Top 10 Business & Investing Books (9/17/07)

Here are the latest top sellers on business and investing, according to Amazon.com: 1. The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World, By Alan Greenspan 2. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable, By Nassim Nicholas...
September 17, 2007

What They’re Reading Now (9/7/07)

&nbsp&nbspThe Savvy Woman’s Homebuying Handbook (Prosperity Way Press, 2007) &nbsp&nbspBy Tara-Nicholle Nelson &nbsp&nbsp— Janice Glavan, GRI, e-PRO®, Equitable, Scottsdale, Ariz. &nbsp&nbspFlipping Confidential: The Secrets to Renovating Property for Profit in any &nbsp&nbspMarket (Wiley, 2007) &nbsp&nbspBy Kirsten Kemp &nbsp&nbspReal Estate...
September 7, 2007

What They’re Reading Now (8/20/07)

&nbsp&nbspThe Staircase Principle Applied to the Salesperson &nbsp&nbspBy Terri Dunevant &nbsp&nbsp—Kim LaMantia, GRI, Windermere Professional Partners, Spanaway, &nbsp&nbsp&nbsp Wash. Success is a Choice: Ten Steps to Overachieving in Business and Life (Broadway Books, 1998) By Rick Pitino — Bill...

Top 10 Best-Selling Real Estate Books (8/13/07)

Here are today’s top sellers on real estate, according to Amazon.com: 1. The Pre-Foreclosure Property Investor’s Kit: How to Make Money Buying Distressed Real Estate — Before the Public Auction, By Thomas Lucier 2. Rich Dad’s Advisors: The ABC’s...
August 13, 2007

What They’re Reading Now (8/8/07)

Real Estate Investments and How to Make Them (Fourth Edition) (Prentice Hall Press, 2007) By Milt Tanzer — Walid Muhammad II, Exit First Choice Realty, Indian Trail, N.C. The Real Estate Professional’s Handbook for Starting and Running a Successful...

Top 10 Best-Selling Real Estate Sales Books (7/16/07)

Here are today’s top sellers in real estate sales, according to Amazon.com: 1. FLIP: How to Find, Fix, and Sell Houses for Profit, By Rick Villani, Clay Davis, and Gary Keller 2. Success as a Real Estate Agent for...
July 16, 2007