Do you have what it takes to be a successful real estate agent? It’s much more than sticking a for sale sign up in the grass. Becoming an amazing agent requires hard work, experience, practice, the right mindset a certain skill set and stellar work ethic.
Many people think jumping in headfirst to get their real estate license is a smart move, only to discover it isn’t always the flexible, glamorous, quick-cash job they were expecting.
So how do you know if you should go ahead and get your real estate license?
Take our ‘Am I a Real Estate Rockstar’ Quiz today!
Discover if you have what it takes to cut it as a real estate agent by completing the following questions of our quiz.
- Select the qualities that most apply to you:
- Dedicated, outgoing, flexible, forward thinking, assertive, innovative
- Shy, laid back, empathetic
- Do you prefer to be accountable to others in your career or to just yourself?
- I prefer to working independently
- I prefer strong management
- Your ideal job would have you working…
- Weekdays, but weekends are fine too
- Weekdays only
- I enjoy meeting new people
- How ambitious are you?
- Above average
- Not very
- I am interested in continuing my education throughout my career to advance myself professionally.
- When working on a project, which would you prefer?
- I like to be in control and work alone
- I like to collaborate as part of a team
- Which is most exciting to you?
- When there’s a 50/50 chance for success
- When the task’s success is almost a sure thing
- When you face a difficult task or problem that is new to you, which action would you tend to take?
- I would work it out by myself.
- I would seek an expert for help.
- I’m not sure what I would do.
Real estate isn’t as easy as it might seem and not for everyone. If you answered a’s to the questions above, you just may be well on your way to becoming an amazing real estate agent. If your answers consisted mainly of b’s and c’s, becoming a real estate agent may not be in the cards for you.
Here are a few bonus questions to ask yourself to see if you’re ready to become a rockstar real estate agent.
Do you agree with the following statements?
I am a self-starter. I take responsibility for getting my work done on schedule.
I enjoy being on the move during the work day.
I like meeting people and I am at ease with all types of people.
I am good at persuading people to take action.
I have great confidence in my ability to succeed.
I have a high activity level.
I am willing to work at odd hours when necessary.
I am comfortable asking people for referrals or leads.
I want a career that calls for quick thinking, creativity & great communication.
I enjoy the excitement of competition.
I am enthusiastic about running my own business.
I want to be rewarded based on my production.
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