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How to Pass the Virginia Real Estate Exam

How to Pass the Virginia Real Estate Exam

The tips listed below will help you figure out how you can best-prepare for passing your test the first time! Find information on how to study the pre-license courses, how to take notes, how to study with other prospective real estate licensees, and how to prepare on the day of the test.

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Pinterest Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents

Pinterest Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents

While many real estate agents stick to traditional marketing methods, those looking to maximize their list of leads have turned to Pinterest. Although Pinterest might not be the first social media platform you consider spending time on as a Real Estate Agent, there is an audience there that you can use to develop new leads and clients. If you're interested in advertising your real estate services on Pinterest, but don't know where to start, read our guide below

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5 Best Social Media Sites for Real Estate Marketing in 2022

5 Best Social Media Sites for Real Estate Marketing in 2022

What are the social media sites for real estate agents with the best chance of success? We ranked popular social media platforms in 2022 that we thought has the most potential for lead generation from 1 (best) to 5 (worst).

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Closing Gifts for Buyers: 35 Gifts Buyers Love (2023)

Closing Gifts for Buyers: 35 Gifts Buyers Love (2023)

The closing gift you give to a client is one of the most important interactions you have with them. Make sure you make a lasting impression by giving them something meaningful. Instead of opting for a gift card, like so many other real estate agents, choose one of our 35 closing gifts that your buyer will be sure to love.

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Inactive Real Estate Licenses - What You Need to Know

Inactive Real Estate Licenses - What You Need to Know

What does it mean to have an inactive real estate license and do you reactivate it? Read our blog post all about inactive real estate licenses to find out!

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What Is Post-Licensing in Real Estate?

What Is Post-Licensing in Real Estate?

Do you need to complete real estate post-license courses to keep your license active? Read on here to learn all about post-licensing requirements and the requirements for Texas, Florida, Washington, Oklahoma, and Nebraska.

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5 Steps to Building a Real Estate Team

5 Steps to Building a Real Estate Team

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How to Become a Real Estate Broker in Texas in 2022

How to Become a Real Estate Broker in Texas in 2022

In Texas, running your own real estate brokerage is an attractive proposition. And why not? When you have the required experience and will to take charge of your career as well as the desire to help others establish theirs, you must strongly consider taking the next step in your real estate career. In this post, we cover the steps required by TREC to upgrade your Texas real estate license to the Broker level of authority.

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8 Tips to Improve Your Real Estate Marketing Skills

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How Do Real Estate Agents and Brokers Get Paid?

How Do Real Estate Agents and Brokers Get Paid?

Working as a real estate agent is a job with seemingly unlimited earning potential. Unlike the common salary-based or hourly-paid jobs, real estate agents make their annual earnings based on their real estate sales during the year. But how exactly do real estate agents get paid?

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FREE eBook: How to Start a Successful Career in Real Estate

FREE eBook: How to Start a Successful Career in Real Estate

Starting any new career is an exciting and challenging opportunity. Transitioning to a career in real estate is an especially exciting choice. With endless earning potential, a self-built schedule, multiple career paths, and abundant opportunities, you may wonder why you did not decide to start your real estate career sooner.

Our eBook, The Complete Guide to Starting a Successful Career in Real Estate, answers many questions that will help you have a successful real estate career.

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Congratulations to Our 2021-2022 VanEd Cares Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Our 2021-2022 VanEd Cares Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to our 2021-2022 VanEd Cares Scholarship winner, Karen Balderrama!

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Top 5 Real Estate Photography Trends in 2022

Top 5 Real Estate Photography Trends in 2022

Real estate photography trends are one of the most essential topics to understand when working as an agent or broker in the real estate industry.

Today, with digital photography and editing tools, the visual representation of a property is a constantly evolving element of the industry.

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New York Real Estate Exam - Practice Questions, Tips, & Test Locations

New York Real Estate Exam - Practice Questions, Tips, & Test Locations

This post provides all the information needed to better understand the New York Real Estate Salesperson Exam. This article contains our most frequently asked questions including how to register for the exam, where to take the test, what to expect on the exam, and additional practice questions to prepare for your test.

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How to Close Deals: Tips for Success in Real Estate

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Florida Real Estate Exam - Practice Test, Locations, & Pass Rates

Florida Real Estate Exam - Practice Test, Locations, & Pass Rates

This post provides all the information needed to better understand the Florida Real Estate Salesperson Exam. This article contains our most frequently asked questions including how to register for the exam, where to take the test, what to expect on the exam, and additional practice questions to prepare for your test.

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Start a Career in Real Estate at VanEd

Are you curious about getting into the real estate industry and want to be sure this is the right path for you? Is this a good time to make a change? Are you nervous about the work, the inudstry, the state exam, or will you be able to do it? Well, if you've been considering a career in the real estate, but aren't certain its the right path to reach your dreams? Well, consider this.

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7 Reasons to Hire a REALTOR® When Building a Custom Home

7 Reasons to Hire a REALTOR® When Building a Custom Home

While the idea of building a custom home can feel overwhelming, assembling a team of seasoned professionals can help you make your dream house a reality. Where to start? Hire a realtor!

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How to Become a Real Estate Broker in Nebraska

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The Most Expensive Homes in Texas on the Market in 2022

The Most Expensive Homes in Texas on the Market in 2022

This list of the most expensive homes in Texas shows that some people move to Texas to seek luxury. From English countryside cottage-style mansions to modern marvels, these mansions show the lavish and diverse Texas mansions available in today’s market.

Everything is bigger in Texas – including these gorgeous mansions. Here is our list of the most expensive homes on the market in Texas in 2022.

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5 Best Real Estate TikTok Accounts to Follow in 2022

5 Best Real Estate TikTok Accounts to Follow in 2022

Are you interested in using TikTok to reach more people and boost your real estate marketing efforts? Here is our list of the top 5 real estate TikTok accounts to follow in 2022 for inspiration, tips, and success stories to help you use this social media platform.

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Augmented Reality in Real Estate - How AR Is Changing the Industry

Augmented Reality in Real Estate - How AR Is Changing the Industry

In this post, you will learn about real estate augmented reality and how new AR technology is changing the real estate industry for agents, brokers, buyers, and sellers.

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New Nebraska Course: Real Estate Investment and Management

New Nebraska Course: Real Estate Investment and Management

The Nebraska REALTORS® Association GRI program announces a new online course - GRI 105: Real Estate Investment and Management.

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Real Estate Agent & Real Estate Broker Salary in All 50 States

Real Estate Agent & Real Estate Broker Salary in All 50 States

The real estate industry is abundant with job opportunities that are a perfect match for almost anyone interested in following a new career path. A real estate agent and a real estate broker are the two most sought-after careers within the industry. And for good reason! Both careers as an agent and a broker have great potential for growth and have a competitive average salary.

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5 Tips to Get Your House Ready to Sell in 2022

5 Tips to Get Your House Ready to Sell in 2022

Now is a better time than ever to sell as market prices are high for sellers and there are plenty of buyers who are looking for a new home. There is a low amount of inventory available, meaning homes are selling quicker and buyers are ready to choose before a home is sold. You can make your home sell even faster by taking the necessary steps to ensure that your house is market-ready.

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Yield Capitalization for Real Estate Investors Explained

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Real Estate Land Descriptions Explained

Real Estate Land Descriptions Explained

In order to buy and sell real estate, there must be in place a method whereby the property being sold can be accurately identified. There are three (3) major types of legal land descriptions used throughout the United States.

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Plumbing Problems to Repair Before Selling Your Home

Plumbing Problems to Repair Before Selling Your Home

There are things at home that almost always require repairs or replacing, and they are often put off until later. However, when you are planning to sell a home, you can’t shirk off these repairs on the new buyer without facing potential legal consequences (should you fail to disclose the problems) or heavy deductions from your sale price. In the end, it’s cheaper and more ethical to have these problems addressed before you attempt to sell your home. Here are some of the basics to keep an eye out for in regard to your home plumbing system.

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4 Things Real Estate Agents Should Know About Property Management

4 Things Real Estate Agents Should Know About Property Management

When it comes to enhancing your income as a real estate agent, you may consider new marketing tactics. You may even try to work in a team with other agents. However, one of the best ways to increase your income is to become a property manager for your clients.

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How to Become a REALTOR® In 2022

How to Become a REALTOR® In 2022

Whether you are interested in advancing in your career, making more money, or fulfilling your lifelong dream, becoming a REALTOR® is a great choice. REALTORS® stand out in the real estate industry by having a higher code of ethics and standard of conduct and benefit from expanding their sphere of influence and network.

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How to Choose the Best Online Real Estate School

How to Choose the Best Online Real Estate School

Do you want to get a real estate license, but are still struggling to decide which real estate school you should choose? Here are the 7 features to look for that make for the best online real estate school.

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