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Agent Encyclopedia

Agent Encyclopedia

As you prepare for a career in real estate, you no doubt have more questions than answers. Is an online real estate school right for me? How do I become a real estate agent? What is a real estate broker? How long should I study for my real estate exam? We know the decision to enter the real estate industry is a big one, so we want to answer any questions you may have to make that decision just a little bit easier. The CE Shop takes pride in being your one-stop shop for real estate education resources. Our Agent Encyclopedia has every stage of the real estate life cycle covered.

Real Estate Agent FAQs
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by The CE Shop Team

Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a seasoned veteran, the real estate industry can be confusing. This guide will answer your questions through every phase of your real estate career. 

Everything You Need to Know About Real Estate Agent Salaries
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by The CE Shop Team

This easy-to-follow guide lays out what you need to know about real estate agent salaries and how much you could make in your state.

How to Become a Real Estate Agent | The 5 Steps
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by The CE Shop Team

While there are many paths to success in real estate, the reasons why prospective agents embark on this journey are largely the same. Learn the steps to becoming a real estate agent. 

How Much Does It Cost to Go to Real Estate School
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by The CE Shop Team

We’ve compiled a comprehensive list of every cost to be aware of when starting your new career.

Best Books for Real Estate Agents
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by The CE Shop Team

Find a good read for every step of your real estate career in this guide. This guide includes ten of the best books for real estate agents that you need to add to your to-be-read pile immediately.

Real estate agent reviews
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by The CE Shop Team

As a real estate agent, it's important to earn positive reviews from your clients. Learn how to earn and utilize positive reviews about your real estate business. 

What Is a Comparative Market Analysis
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by The CE Shop Team

Real estate agents conduct a comparative market analysis (CMA) to set the listing price of a property. A well-calculated comparative market analysis (CMA) can make the difference between a losing effort and a successful sale. 

Real Estate as a Second Career
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by The CE Shop Team

If you're a senior or retiree looking to get into real estate, you may be wondering if it's too late to start a new career. In this guide, we'll answer any questions you have about real estate as a second career.

What Is Post-Licensing in Real Estate?
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by The CE Shop Team

Post-Licensing is additional coursework required by the state after an agent has completed Pre-Licensing and acquired their license. This guide will help you understand the requirement as well as the difference between Post-Licensing and Continuing Education. 

Real estate curb appeal
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by The CE Shop Team

This guide provides tips you can use to help your clients improve their home’s curb appeal, along with some common mistakes to avoid when getting a house ready to sell.