Prospecting Solutions for Commercial Real Estate Brokers

The commercial property market is a challenge at the best of times.  There are plenty of things to do when it comes to commercial brokerage and agency.  Each and every day a certain number of hours should be devoted to the prospecting process.  That activity will be at a personal level for any agent or…

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How to Find New Commercial Property Management Clients

In commercial and retail property management, you should have a process and a system to help you attract new property management clients. Over time the income from the management portfolio will support the agency and provide stability when sales and leasing activity is low.    Here are some tips from our Newsletter. There are a…

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Database Ideas for Commercial Real Estate Brokers and Agents

In commercial real estate brokerage you need a good database.  When I say ‘good’ I am not referring to the complexity or brand of database.  What I am referring to is that of the accuracy and volume of data that you have collected. There is no point running a database unless you keep the information…

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Cold Calling Techniques in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

In commercial real estate agency and brokerage, cold calling is an essential part of the business building process.  Every agent and every broker should undertake a number of cold calls every day to build their market share with new people and new prospects. In any property market and at any time, there will be new…

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Opportunities with Commercial Real Estate Property Investors

In commercial real estate agency, the property investors that you know well and connect with regularly will provide you with lots of opportunists in sales and leasing activity.  That being said you really do need to know their focus and priorities when it comes to property ownership and overall performance. The property market changes frequently…

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How to Be a Better Commercial Property Manager

In commercial property management it is easy for a manager to get tied up in the daily events of the property and the client.  Quite soon they are just doing a job rather than providing a professional service.  The pressures of the job soon take over and the ‘bigger’ picture of property performance gets lost…

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8 Ways to Get More Clients in Commercial Real Estate Agency

In commercial real estate it is easy to spend too much time with current clients or prospects, and little time in finding new ones.  When this happens your leads and listings tend to slow and will eventually stall.  For this reason you must have some systems on the go that will help you find more…

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Cold Calling is Not Dead in Commercial Real Estate Agency

If someone tells you that ‘cold calling is dead’ in commercial real estate they are misleading you.  They are ignoring the real evidence of the market.  Making regular prospecting cold calls is a key part of the business for any commercial real estate agent.  Do not let anyone tell you otherwise. So why do other…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – 6 Tips to Improve Your Sales and Leasing Documentation

When it comes to strengthening your commission and listing opportunity in commercial real estate agency, you really do need to establish systems and processes that can support client contact and transaction accuracy.  Attention to detail will be part of that process.  Your knowledge of property type, documentation, fiduciary obligations, and client services are all critical…

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Tips for Finding and Working with More Clients in Commercial Real Estate

A good client in commercial real estate can be a massive opportunity in commissions and repeat business over time.  Finding the good clients to work with can take time, but the process is necessary and should be done on an individual basis by all agents. The agents that struggle in any commercial property market are…

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Myths About Commercial Real Estate Agency

In commercial real estate agency today there are too many ‘myths and rumours’ around generated by agents that are the ‘poor performers’.  They are usually the agents that are looking for excuses for their inaction or poor outcomes in listings or commissions.  The market is the market, and we cannot change that; we can however…

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Top Commercial Real Estate Agent Proposal – Laws of Attraction

In commercial real estate today, the proposal that you provide to the client is at least 50% of your business winning strategy.  The other 50% is your ability to connect and communicate the right message to the client about the property and the local property market. This then says that your proposal structure should be…

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Databases Build Your Commercial Real Estate Agent Career Fast

In this commercial real estate market today you must have a database to capture all of the contact detail that you create each and every day.  Over time you will come to know or meet many hundreds of people.  The more of those that you know on a personal level the better it will be…

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How to Pitch for a Commercial Real Estate Listing Today

When it comes to pitching for the commercial real estate listing, you really do need to have up to date information about the prevailing market conditions.  In only this way can you shape the thinking of the client to create a marketable property. Most commercial real estate listing opportunities today are quite competitive.  Other agents…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Leverage Your Lists and Make More Commission

In commercial real estate agency today, we tend to overlook the value of the lists that we have in our office or in out possession.  Lists can help focus our efforts when it comes to new business and commission. When talking about lists, it is interesting to note that many commercial real estate agencies have…

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