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A knowledgeable agent is the best agent. Keep in the know when it comes to learning about and understanding current trending topics influencing the industry across the nation.

6 Podcasts Real Estate Agents Should Be Listening to in 2022
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by The CE Shop Team

If you’re looking for informative, engaging content to listen to, you’re in luck. We created a list of our favorite 6 podcasts for real estate agents.

How to Prioritize Your Mental Health As a Real Estate Agent
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by The CE Shop Team

In the real estate industry, you have endless opportunities and the freedom to be your own boss. But to build a lasting, sustainable career, you have to take care of your mental health, too.

DIWhy Did You Do This?: Do-It-Yourself Fails
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by The CE Shop Team

As an agent, you've likely come across homes with do-it-yourself renovations that made you think, "Why would anyone ever do this?" Let’s discuss DIY projects!

Which U.S. State Will Be Hit the Hardest by Climate Change?
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by The CE Shop Team

As the effects of climate change worsen, natural disasters and extreme weather conditions are on many homebuyers’ minds. Do you know the risks in your state?

How to Talk to Homebuyers About Wildfire Risk
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by The CE Shop Team

If you’re an agent working in a state where wildfires are common, it’s important for you to be able to answer your clients’ questions about wildfire risk.

Home Staging Help: 18 Interior Design Styles Defined
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by The CE Shop Team

Urban Modern, Modern Country, and Mid-Century Modern, oh my! Study up on all the most popular interior design styles to take your listings to the next level.

Some First-Time Homebuyers Are Buying With Friends
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by The CE Shop Team

In this ultra-hot housing market, some first-time homebuyers have found a way to make their dreams of homeownership come true: co-buying with friends.

Understanding and Closing the Racial Homeownership Gap
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by The CE Shop Team

The racial homeownership gap is larger today than it was in the 1960s, when housing discrimination was legal. Here’s the background, and how you can help.

How to Market a Unique Home
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by The CE Shop Team

Marketing a unique home can be a challenge, but we can offer a few tips on how to get started if you’re asked to sell a house that comes with a few quirks.

The Hidden Truth About Becoming a Real Estate Agent
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by The CE Shop Team

It’s time to discuss the elephant in the room. Despite the many perks, real estate agents don’t always get the best rap, but perhaps that’s for good reason.