family Archive

Tips for Work-Life Balance During the Holidays

The past week, I don’t think I passed one evening without spending at least a few minutes working on my Thanksgiving spreadsheet. I’m constantly updating the grocery lists, timetables, cleaning schedules, and more, with the hope that all this...
November 25, 2013

Portrait of a Real Estate Broker as New Englander

Check out this funny, touching new novel starring a real estate broker dealing with alcoholism, love, and life in a small New England town....
February 5, 2013

8 Perfect Housewarming Books

You may have just found the best closing gift for that hard-to-shop-for client....
September 27, 2012

Help Take the Fear Out of Moving

By Erica Christoffer, Multimedia Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine Moving is an event that involves the entire family. It’s an exciting new stage in life, but it can also cause some anxiety, especially for children. A real estate practitioner serves...

Books that Put Family First

By Kelly Quigley, REALTOR® Magazine As the real estate market continues at a heated pace, it’s easy for work to consume all aspects of life. That’s why it’s more important than ever to set time aside for fun activities...

Making Mother Proud

By Mariwyn Evans, REALTOR® Magazine If you’re not heading up a top-performing real estate brokerage company, it’s probably because you didn’t listen close enough to your mother. At least that’s what Barbara Corcoran, founder and president of New York...

Having a Life in a 24/7 World

By Christopher M. Leporini, REALTOR® Magazine Technology has made it impossible to leave your job behind. Work follows you everywhere; pagers beep, PDAs prompt, and e-mail connects us 24-7. The problem is especially acute for real estate professionals, who...