By John Voket
Many Americans work from home part- or full-time, or snag a few hours to tie up loose ends in the evenings or on weekends. If this sounds like you, here are a few hints to help make your home office more inspiring.
While the team at architecturelab.net says that it's essential to design your workspace with productivity as a priority, the trick is finding the balance between ...
By Suzanne De Vita
So you're on Facebook, occasionally posting about a property. You know you can be engaging there more often, but it's been a challenge to commit. You're not alone!
Fifty-seven percent of agents say social media's time-consuming—but it's also one of the best lead sources out there. To the agents who cultivate leads through social ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Matthew Bucklaew to the St. Charles, IL office.
Matthew believes real estate is one of the best investment vehicles out there and is excited to start his career with the Affiliated Family.
Matthew lived in China for several years and can speak Chinese. He loves learning about different languages and cultures and ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Adam Cates to the Valrico, FL office.
Adam graduated from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy and Illinois Police Training Institute, and then worked in law enforcement for 15 years. He has been in public service most of his adult life and enjoys helping people achieve goals in their personal and professional lives. Real estate ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Ruba Ibrahim to the Naperville, IL office.
Ruba has a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy and worked as a Pharmacist overseas. She has always had an interest in the real estate business, and decided to pursue this interest now that her children became older. She has been living in the Plainfield/Napervillle area since ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Kalet Gonzalez to the Elkhart, IN office.
Kalet has been in real estate since 1999. He thinks it's great to serve and work with people.
In his free time Kalet plays soccer, volleyball, races cars, enjoys going to the beach and to church. He has been a soccer referee since 1992 and a college referee since 1995.
(Family Features)--If you’ve ever opened your closet doors and been depressed by what you see, it may be time to rethink your closet.
In fact, according to a One Poll survey on behalf of ClosetMaid, 57 percent of women admitted having an organized closet would make finding what they’re looking for faster and easier while 3 out of 10 said an organized closet would make mornings less ...
By Jameson Doris
When it comes time to tackle the more tedious tasks that are associated with being a REALTOR®, procrastination is common. To successfully face your procrastination woes, you need to go about completing these jobs with a plan.
Whether it's redesigning your website or scheduling out social posts for the week, nearly all agents have something lingering on their ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Brandon Grosskopf to the Sun Prairie, WI office.
Brandon has two Associates degrees in IT from MATC. He is currently employed at John Deere Horicon Works.
Brandon once owned a collection of geckos, upwards of 40+.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Victoria Knight to the South Haven, MI office.
Victoria currently works for Habitat for Humanity as a Volunteer Coordinator/Construction Assistant. She has been in real estate since the fall of 2018. She has always had a passion for real estate. She graduated with her construction degree and jumped into real estate soon after. She ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Matt
Rudlaff to the South Haven, MI office.
Previously, Matt was a Personal Banker. He has been in real estate since August 2018. He chose real estate because of the freedom that it gives him in his schedule while still being able to assist people with their biggest life investment.
In his free time, Matt is a volunteer ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Anna Bondareva to the Appleton, WI office.
Previously, Anna was an Office Administrator with the company for about a year and then decided to get her real estate license and start a new chapter in her career. She always wanted to do something more with her life by helping people and this is the perfect opportunity to do that. ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Karen Massey to the Orland Park, IL office.
Karen has been an investor in real estate for 18 years - in Montana, Arizona, New Jersey, Illinois, and recently developed residential real estate in Michigan. Coming from a financial services background, she enjoyed helping clients transition life changes, like retirement, which is why ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Tim Poulos to the Westchase, FL office.
Previously, Tim was an Information Technology Manager and is new to real estate. He is excited to help others with the biggest investment decision of their life.
Tim is a former F-16 Pilot in the U.S. Air Force.
By Suzanne De Vita
Call a contractor? No, thanks!
One of the many benefits of being a homeowner is the ability to change your home to suit your tastes—but armed with DIY Network, HGTV and YouTube, more homeowners are taking on the work themselves, according to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) 2019 Remodeling Impact Report.
DIY Equals Happy Homeowners ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Catherine Phillips to the Valrico, FL office.
Rhonda has been in real estate for 15 years now. She loves working with people!
In her free time, Rhonda has six grand kids that drive her nuts!
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Karen Cahill to the South Haven, MI office.
Karen received her BA in Business Management. She has been in real estate since 2005 with periods of inactivity as she moved around the country - 11 times in the past 30 years! She loves that this business is something new every day, and that she is able to pack it up and take it with her ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Jake Zimmermann to the Sun Prairie, WI office.
Jake received his Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a former TV sports director for local news and radio and co-host of the TV show, Discover Wisconsin. He is currently a sales executive at WISC-TV and Morgan Murphy Media.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Gina Garcia to the Kenosha, WI office.
Gina has a background in Education. She is bilingual and still teaches ESL. She chose to get into real estate because she knows she can bring bilingual services to a market that is under served (Hispanic market).
Besides speaking Spanish, Gina can also speak French. She loves painting ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Francisco Arreola to the Westchase, FL office.
Francisco has been in real estate for three years now. He is a people person, loves to help mentor young men and women, and thrives in a social environment.
In addition to spending time helping people with real estate, Francisco is a World Boxing Champion!
By Alexis Petersen
Each year, Real Estate Express conducts a survey about what real estate professionals love about their job, and the ability to help others always appears in the top five. Giving back really is what makes it such a great career.
Incorporating a charitable element into your real estate business has never been easier. Here are some resources you can connect with ...
By Dixie Somers
Thanks to television, house-flipping has swept the nation and inspired thousands of people to start investing in real estate. While this can be a quick way to make a lot of money, there are many hidden expenses and oversights beginner house flippers often miss. As a result, many people wind up spending far more than they bargained for when they decided to flip a property. ...
By Liz Dominguez
Getting started in real estate can feel overwhelming. You've probably heard that as a "build it yourself" business, real estate often requires long hours and a willful commitment to stay the course and repeatedly make it known that you have your real estate license.
As you're finishing up your studies or are getting ready to dive into your new business, ...
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Haley Ingram to the Valrico, FL office.
Haley received her B.A. in Communications from the University of Central Florida. She has been in real estate for one year now and has a passion for helping people. In college, she planned fundraisers for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital and beat the school's fundraising record.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Ramon Vidrio to the Madison, WI office.
Ramon is excited to start his career in real estate and be in control of his own destiny.
In his free time, Ramon is a volunteer at the Luke House, enjoys exercising and staying fit, as well as downhill skiing.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Frank Rahman to the Valrico, FL office.
Frank has been in real estate in Florida for one year now, but he had his license in California from 1995-1997. He loves the flexibility working in real estate provides. Frank has worked in the retail industry and all of that customer service helps him with marketing and helping clients.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Vanessa Garcia to the Lockport, IL office.
Vanessa received her Bachelors degree in Business Management and Administration and was previously a Manager at the Will County Circuit Clerk's Office. She has always been fascinated with real estate and is excited to now have the opportunity to pursue a career in it.
CENTURY 21 Affiliated would like to welcome Nicole Mertens to the Highland Park, IL office.
With 10 years of serving the public as a 911 Dispatcher and Police Officer, Nicci is dedicated to helping others. As a Law Enforcement Professional, Nicci dedicated her time engaging with the people in the community and developing strong interpersonal skills. Nicci has spent years gaining the ...