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Agent Encyclopedia

As you prepare for a career in real estate, you no doubt have more questions than answers. Is an online real estate school right for me? How do I become a real estate agent? What is a real estate broker? How long should I study for my real estate exam? We know the decision to enter the real estate industry is a big one, so we want to answer any questions you may have to make that decision just a little bit easier. The CE Shop takes pride in being your one-stop shop for real estate education resources. Our Agent Encyclopedia has every stage of the real estate life cycle covered.

Everything You Need to Know About Listing Agreements
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by The CE Shop Team

A listing agreement is a contract between the seller of a home and a real estate agent. This contract authorizes the broker to work with third parties to help the seller find a buyer for the home.

How To Become a Real Estate Broker
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by The CE Shop Team

As a way to help you take that next step, The CE Shop offers a guide on how to become a broker and secure a Broker License. 

Real estate agent apps
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by The CE Shop Team

We've put together this list of the best apps for real estate agents to make it easier for you to find the apps you need to improve your customer service, marketing, sales, and more.

Real Estate CRM
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by The CE Shop Team

A CRM for real estate can help you stay organized and allow you to focus on the people who matter most: your clients.

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by The CE Shop Team

There are alternative careers for real estate agents beyond those that are commonly known. You may have asked: What can you do with a real estate license? Simply put, you don’t just have to “stay” as a real estate agent.

Real estate marketing
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by The CE Shop Team

Marketing for real estate allows you the opportunity to define your brand and flaunt the ways that you best serve your clients. 

How Long Does It Take to Get Your Real Estate License
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by The CE Shop Team

Obtaining a real estate license takes only a fraction of the time required to get a college degree, which means you'll be well on your way to a rewarding and satisfying career quickly. 

Real estate mentor
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by The CE Shop Team

Real estate mentors can show you the ins and outs of the business, how to make yourself stand out in the sea of competition, and give you valuable insight to start your career on the right foot.

How to Become a Real Estate Developer
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by The CE Shop Team

Becoming a real estate developer takes more experience than other real estate careers, but this role can be particularly rewarding and lucrative. This guide will cover how to get into real estate development. 

Real estate blog topics
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by The CE Shop Team

One of the most powerful marketing tools you have in real estate is a great blog. Learn how to create blog posts that standout amongst competitors.