Eight beautiful homes of former U.S. Presidents

With election month right around the corner, what better way to acknowledge this time honored tradition of electing a new president than to take a look at some of the beautiful homes of former presidents. These historic homes have seen the lives of presidents and their families and, lucky for us, we have the opportunity to see them for ourselves. Here are eight homes of former presidents that are worth a visit: Mount Vernon Sitting along the Potomac River in Fairfax County, Virginia is the Mount Vernon Estate – home to our first president, ...

Which Game of Thrones character makes the best REALTOR®?

It’s a question you should definitely ask yourself at some point during your career as a real estate agent: Which Game of Thrones character should you most closely imitate in order to sell the most homes? Fortunately, there is a robust academic debate on the subject, and the following are the arguments in favor of each character: Joffrey Baratheon The sadistic child king is everybody’s favorite character to hate. His aggressiveness and ambition are both qualities that benefit real estate agents, but unlike good agents, Joffrey does not appreciate the value of negotiation and finesse. His ...

10 of the most beautiful neighborhoods in America

There’s always that one neighborhood that stands out when you’re driving through town. Big or small, city or suburb, every neighborhood comes with its own uniqueness but some stick in our minds more than others because of their beauty, historic charm or luxury. Here are some of the most picturesque neighborhoods in the country: Garden District – New Orleans, LA With the French Quarter just around the corner and streetcars nearby, this neighborhood is a combination of Louisiana culture and Southern charm. The opulent mansions are some of the most well-preserved historic homes in the south, and one look ...

10 Disney movies for REALTORS®

When it’s your job to sell houses it’s hard not to notice homes everywhere you go – even if that happens to be during a Disney movie marathon. For the young and the young at heart, Disney movies are a fun way to transport yourself into a different world and imagine what life would be like living in a royal castle or a jungle treehouse. No matter what your imaginary home style is, here are 10 Disney movie homes you’d love to help sell: Royal Castle This classic-style castle comes with 45 bedrooms and features such as a ballroom, a grand staircase ...

10 most popular real estate tv shows

Do you have a favorite real estate TV show? We pulled together what we thought were the 10 most popular real estate shows any real estate junkie would love to binge-watch on a rainy Sunday. We hope you enjoy! House Hunters Description: This classic never disappoints, showing home buyers from around the U.S. working with real estate agents to find the perfect home. Station: HGTV Million Dollar Listing: Los Angeles Description: Who doesn’t dream of selling a 7-figure home? This show also provides the drama that goes with working in high-end real estate in LA. Station: Bravo ...

5 movies with roles for real estate agents

It’s Oscar time! And what better time than today to take a look at 5 very different movies with roles for real estate agents. Do you recognize yourself in all these characters? We hope not… Enjoy this walk down memory lane. 1) Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) Coffee is for closers! How could we have left this movie out? Wouldn’t want to be in their shoes though, Alec Baldwin is tougher than ever in this movie. 2) American Beauty (1999) What a highly motivated professional Annette Benning was in American Beauty! Just a little bit obsessive-compulsive however. ...