Agent Essentials

Real Estate Agent Career Resources

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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Recent Resources

How to Be a Good Real Estate Mentor
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

The best mentors are more than just industry titans. Here’s what it takes to help a new generation of real estate agents realize the careers of their dreams.

Top Tips for Career Switchers Considering Real Estate
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Switching careers can be intimidating, but you’re not alone. Jessica Stone, a South Carolina agent, shares her experience of launching a career in real estate.

How to Overcome Common Ethical Dilemmas in Real Estate
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Did you know that some real estate agents break the National Association of REALTORSⓇ Code of Ethics every day? Make sure that you’re not one of them!

The Hidden Costs of Buying a Home
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team
While an online mortgage calculator is often a buyer’s first stop as they start house hunting, it doesn't always show the hidden costs of becoming a homeowner.
Episode 80: The Current State of the U.S. Housing Inventory
Podcast
by The CE Shop Team

Low supply and high demand will continue to frustrate homebuyers across the U.S. How can prospective homeowners find relief, both in the short and long term?

What You Should Know About Zillow’s iBuying Fiasco
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

In early November, Zillow abruptly announced that it was ending its iBuying program, Zillow Offers. As the dust settles, here’s what you need to know.

How to Answer Open House FAQ
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

An open house can increase a listing’s visibility, cut time on market, and help attract the perfect buyer. The very first step? Having the right answers on hand.

A Closer Look at the Psychology of Homebuying
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

When it comes to real estate, it’s personal. Where we live and why we live there aren’t just a big part of our physical lives - there’s a psychological element to our homes as well.

How to Stage a Home for the Holidays
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

‘Tis the season for homebuying! From a festive color scheme to delighting the senses, you may want to hone your staging strategy for the coming holiday season.

How to Overcome a Bad Home Inspection
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Home inspections are a crucial part of the homebuying process, but they can be nerve-wracking. We’re here to talk you through the worst-case scenario.