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Overcoming Personal Adversity While Building a Real Estate Career

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By Kyle Malnati Real estate is a tough business; not for the faint at heart. Many of us work 60 to 70 hour weeks without any assurance that the deals we are working on will actually produce results. As an entrepreneur, you constantly wrestle with the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat. I have enjoyed hosting a real …

Advice From a 2018 30 Under 30 Honoree

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By Santino Filipelli I was recently named a 2018 30 Under 30. Is it crazy that I didn’t know what 30 Under 30 was until early September 2017? No? How about after being in the industry for seven years, owning two brokerages, and managing about 20 agents? The fact is, I only became aware of REALTOR® Magazine’s program just months …

Apply for the 2018 Class of 30 Under 30

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Have you always dreamed of one day being named a REALTOR® Magazine 30 Under 30 honoree? This could be your year. Tell us how you’re killing it in sales, taking on leadership roles, or making a difference in your community by filling out an application today. We’re excited to announce that the 2018 30 Under 30 application period is now …

Meet the 2017 30 Under 30 Finalists & Vote

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Last Wednesday, REALTOR® Magazine announced the 50 finalists vying for a seat in the 30 Under 30 class of 2017. Now, this Friday, March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day!), you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about these young entrepreneurs in profiles that will be published at noon Central Time on REALTOR® Magazine Online. Edit: Voting is now closed! But please feel …

Nailing Your 30 Under 30 Application Video

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As we enter the final week to apply for the 30 Under 30 class of 2017, we’ve been receiving many questions about the inclusion of a video with a candidate’s application. Submitting a video is not required to apply for 30 Under 30. However, you should consider a video as the cherry on top of your stellar, well-written application. Including …

Announcing the 2016 Networks of the Year

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YPN members from across the country gathered Friday night at Mango’s Tropical Café in Orlando for the largest YPN networking reception of the year, and to celebrate the eighth annual Networks of the Year (NOTY) Awards. These awards are given to small, medium, large, and state REALTOR® associations with networks that consistently hold a variety of events, show growth in …

Apply Today for 30 Under 30 2017

Erica Christoffer Being a REALTOR®, Customer Service, Leadership, Professional Development, Working with Clients, Young Pros in the Spotlight, YPN News Leave a Comment

Are you killing it in sales, taking on leadership roles, or making a difference in your community? You may have what it takes to join the ranks of the 30 Under 30 class of 2017. REALTOR® Magazine is accepting applications now through Jan. 17. All members of the National Association of REALTORS® who will be under the age of 30 …

Apply for the 2016 Network of the Year Awards

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Ready, set, apply! In two short weeks, the deadline to submit applications for the 2016 Networks of the Year will arrive. We want to hear how your local YPN rocks, whether it’s by providing education opportunities, creating networking events, strengthening association involvement, or contributing to charitable causes. There are four award categories: State Network of the Year Large Local Network …

30 Under 30: A Look Back & A Look Forward

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This year marks the 16th anniversary of REALTOR® Magazine’s 30 Under 30 program. Past inductees gathered in Chicago for a reunion last summer – and now 30 new young professionals are joining the ranks. Learn what a dynamic program 30 Under 30 has become, and get a sneak peek at the newcomers before the magazine hits mailboxes in mid-May. Learn …