Time Management Tips for Commercial Property Managers

If you work in commercial or retail property management, you are likely to be very busy most of the time. That being said, the problem needs to be controlled. It is interesting to note that many professional property managers over time become quite frustrated with the momentum that they are trying to achieve in portfolio…

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Show Me the Value in Your Commercial Real Estate Agency Service

What is the value that you bring as an agent to a client in commercial property today?  It is an interesting question for a client to ask when it comes to an agent selling, leasing, or managing commercial real estate. Most agents would say one or more of the following: We know what we are…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Turn Market Problems into Opportunities

In commercial real estate today many agents will say that the property market has changed, and indeed it has.  The fact of the matter is that it is always changing and we as agents must live with that change.  If we want to earn good commissions and find more listings, we have to use that…

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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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Sales Team Strategies in Commercial Real Estate Agency

In commercial real estate agency, the sales team can be a powerful force in the market if the team works together.  The disciplines of sales, leasing, and property management all require special people with special skills.  As the properties that you work on become more complex, the team involvement process will help all your presentations…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Grab Your Share of the Commercial Real Estate Market

As a commercial real estate agent today, you need to grab your share of the commercial real estate market and optimize it for listing and commission opportunity.  The business is out there for those that work hard. It is no secret that the competition with the other agents that you are up against will be…

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What I Have Learnt About Local Marketing in Commercial Real Estate Agency

In commercial real estate, is far easier to sell and lease quality properties, than it is to work on average or below average properties.  Every property listing demands the same amount of effort and commitment on the part of the agent. That being said, you should not take on a listing unless you are fully…

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Commercial Real Estate Agents – Get Focused to Create a Better Market Share and Grow Your Commissions

In commercial real estate agency today, we all know that the property market is a bit of a challenge. That being said, there is still a lot of listing and commission opportunity to be had by the real estate agents that get organised and focused on the right tasks relative to their market and location. …

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Commerical Real Estate Agents – Setting the Right Market Price

Many commercial real estate agents today will still escalate the listing price by 5 to 10 per cent above market, and in doing so will explain to the property owner that it will give the property owner some room to negotiate when offers are made.  The reality of the situation is that the overpriced listing…

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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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Commercial Property Agents – Do You Have Enough Time in Your Day?

In a busy commercial real estate agency, it is very common to hear that the salespeople are running out of time to get the key issues under control and the daily tasks undertaken.  In most cases, the reality of the situation is that some salespeople lack the organisation and focus to stay on track. Your…

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Winning the Paper War in Commercial Real Estate Agency

Without a doubt, the amount of paperwork that we need to complete every day in the commercial real estate industry is significant.  As agents and salespeople, we need to set some rules regards the paperwork that needs to be done as part of our job.  When you control the process, it will be easier for…

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Time Management Skills for Commercial Property Agents

One of the biggest problems in commercial real estate agency is getting organised for your business day and keeping to your time management plan.  So many things happen every day as an agent that can easily distract you; distraction leads you down a path that generally wastes your time. Your commission and your quality listings…

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