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Real Estate Agent Resources From The CE Shop

Beyond offering the best courses for every stage of your career, we’re devoted to providing you free resources to grow your real estate business.

Created by our team of industry experts, our diverse Agent Essentials resources consist of blogs, ebooks, videos, podcasts, and webinars. Check back often for new content designed to help you navigate the ever-changing real estate landscape.

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Back to School: The State of Texas’ Housing Market 
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Texas’ housing market will look different this school year, as the usual seasonality slowdown has already hit the market this summer. 

Episode 94: Using Your Personal Brand to Tell Stories that Drives Revenue with Kurt Uhlir
Podcast
by The CE Shop Team

Kurt is a globally-recognized marketer, operator, and speaker. He’s built and run businesses from start-up to over $500M annual revenue. He’s been a lead inventor of disruptive technologies in 5 industries, with 16 granted patents, and have been asked to advise thousands of leaders, from startup founders to the President of the United States. 

What Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Home Appraisals
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

The appraisal is a critical step in the homebuying process that can ultimately make or break a sale. That’s why it‘s so important for buyers and sellers to thoroughly understand the process — and we’re here to help! 

The 3 Outdoor Landscaping Projects With the Highest ROI
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Many homeowners want a lush, beautiful yard, but some landscaping projects don’t pay off at resale. Let’s take a look at the projects with the highest ROI.

Southern California Real Estate Market Leading Nation in Cool Down
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

According to a report from the California Association of REALTORS®, home sales and prices have dropped dramatically for the first time in years.

Alaskan Companies are Building Housing for Employees
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Alaska-based companies hope that if they build housing, employees will come

The Competitive Rental Market’s Price Growth Could Be Slowing Down
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

The U.S. rental market is incredibly competitive, but as prices continue to soar, there are signs that its record-breaking price growth could be slowing down.

How to Help Your Clients Buy a New Build
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

Do you have a client who’s interested in buying a new construction home? For some homebuyers, new builds boast a unique appeal, but for agents who have only ever helped buyers purchase existing homes, working with new homes can bring new challenges.

Homebuyers Cancel Contracts at the Highest Rate Since the Start of the Pandemic
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

After two years of an incredibly hot sellers’ market, U.S. homebuyers are canceling contracts at the highest rate since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Zara Billionaire Buying Rental Tower in New York City for $500 Million
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Zara’s CEO, Amancio Ortega, is under contract to buy a rental tower in New York City’s Financial District to the tune of $500 million.