Get on the fastest road to financial freedom by taking on one of the most profitable niches in real estate: probate sales. Today's guest, Michael Young, runs a small brokerage that earns a profit of approximately $1 million per year specializing in probate properties. Michael invests a large chunk of these profits in a somewhat surprising type of real estate; he invests in mobile home parks. Hear how to get business from probate attorneys, why mobile home parks can be a great source of passive income, and more on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars.

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Drastically increase the number of listing appointments you get with a unique cash-offer strategy. Thomas Cafarella, an experienced agent and an avid real estate investor, cracked the code on capturing and converting seller leads. By opening to prospects with an offer to pay cash for their homes, Thomas and his agents get an average of 50-100 listing appointments per week. Hear the simple script that works wonders in the Boston real estate market and try it for yourself! Thomas also covers the 3 lead generation strategies that work best in the seller’s markets of today and explains exactly how his team uses them. Don’t miss the information that could make your career as a listing agent on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars!

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With the right amount of motivation and accountability, there’s no limit to a real estate team’s success. That’s what Ariana Pareja believes, and you will too after hearing how much of an impact her management style had on the team she took over. In just one year, she increased the team’s revenue by 60% by keeping agents motivated and holding them accountable. On today’s episode, Ariana shares the practices she employed to keep everyone on track toward achieving their goals and explains exactly how she recruited the perfect agents for optimal growth. Then, she covers how she sold her highly successful team to Compass for massive profits. If you want to scale up your team’s profits at a rapid pace, pay close attention to what this Real Estate Rockstar has to say!

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Maintaining top-of-mind awareness with the people in your SOI doesn’t have to be expensive. For as little as $1 per day, you can reach out and touch your best business source with Facebook ads. Today’s guest, John Pohly, explains exactly how to target your SOI cheaply and effectively using Facebook and a simple step-by-step system. Not only that, John also shares actionable advice on building a better house-value funnel by taking advantage of the right Facebook advertising features. If you want to master the most effective platform for real estate advertising, do not miss this episode of Real Estate Rockstars!

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You don’t have to work 60-hour weeks to earn 6 figures in real estate. Once you’re able to leverage your team effectively, it’s possible to keep a real estate business growing without elaborate oversight. Fred Holmes has successfully and sufficiently leveraged his team to the point that business is always booming, even when he’s away. How did Fred do it? In short, he did it by fully utilizing the real estate industry's most valuable resource: its people. Hear how Fred hires, trains, and gives back to his people to ensure he gets the most out of them. Also, don’t miss his in-depth details on building an ISA department and maximizing lead conversion.

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Have you had a few years with sales that were only just average? Solo agent Katharine Loucaidou had about 6 of them, but something changed last year: She beat her best sales year by far, doubling her business in less than 12 months! She did it by making video an integral part of her strategy for social media marketing. Listen and learn exactly how Katharine creates, edits, and markets her videos. Not only does she explain how to create engaging content, she covers how to boost posts effectively on Facebook to ensure they reach your target audience. If you've been looking for an effective strategy for social media marketing, you'll find it here on today's episode!

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Create reliable passive income streams with low-risk, high-profit land investments. Today’s guest, Mark Podolsky, has been earning passive income with his unique investment model since 2001. Now, in addition to investing in land with his company Frontier Equity Properties, Mark teaches other investors how to generate passive income using his model and an automated seller-financing system. The best part about Mark's strategy is that it only requires a minimal time investment. Last year, Mark closed 192 deals working roughly 2 hours per week! Listen and learn how you can purchase land remotely and resell it for passive earnings using Mark’s strategy on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars.

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Are you a new agent who needs help hitting high sales numbers? If so, tune in and turn up today’s episode with rookie Real Estate Rockstar Parker Pemberton! In his 1st year as an agent, Parker sold 80 homes; 55 of these sales came directly from Zillow leads. Hear how Parker manages to have such incredible success with Zillow leads and learn about the tools, tricks, and tips that helped him hit rockstar-level sales faster than 99% of other agents. Once you’ve heard this episode, be sure to check out Pat’s interview with Parker's father, veteran agent Steve Pemberton.

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Maximize production levels with proven buyer and seller strategies from one of the real estate industry’s top coaches. Brian Icenhower, founder of Icenhower Coaching & Consulting, joins us today to discuss a few of the strategies that have helped his clients exceed their production goals time and again. Experiment with his unique use of one MLS feature and have members of your SOI calling you about real estate daily. Take his advice on escalation clauses and greatly increase your chances of buyers’ offers getting accepted. Whatever you do, don’t miss the high-level strategies Brian shares on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars!

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Make your real estate business the obvious choice by obtaining more 5-star reviews than local competitors. Today’s guest, Doren Aldana, shares the strategies, the sources, and the system agents need to know in order to maximize their capture rate for positive online reviews. He explains how agents can ensure potential clients see these reviews by finding and focusing on the most popular online review publishers in their area. Additionally, Doren covers the exact steps agents need to take in order to get their business and their best reviews on Google Maps. Hear all this and much more on today’s episode of Real Estate Rockstars with the master of marketing via online reviews!

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Want to rank among America’s best real estate agents? President of REAL Trends, Steve Murray, joins us today to explain how his company ranks top agents and brokerages across the nation. Listen and learn how you can receive a prestigious REAL Trends ranking that will send eager clients your way for years to come.

Steve also shares his thoughts on real estate expansion, emerging brokerage models, and the critically low inventory for entry-level housing. With 30 years leading the most trusted source of rankings, research, and news in residential real estate, Steve has earned his place as one of the industry's undisputed experts. Don't miss what he has to say on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars.

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Drastically improve your profit margin by running a referral-based real estate business! It’s low cost, low risk, and Nicole Mangina is here to help get you started. Hear how Nicole created a business that runs on referrals and what it takes to maintain it. She covers everything from generating referrals to staying top of mind with potential clients. Also, if you’re a solo agent (or thinking about becoming one), you won’t want to miss Nicole’s advice on competing for listings at the end of the interview. This episode of Real Estate Rockstars has tons of invaluable information and advice; don’t miss it!

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Expand your business and double your profits at a rapid pace with a real estate team merger! Today’s guest, Daniel Lesniak, did just that and has seen nothing but success since. Last year, Daniel’s team sold over 350 homes and managed to net nearly $2 million in profit. His unique salary-based business model, which he explains in detail during the interview, attracts the best agents and is helping him dominate his local market. Hear how Daniel managed to reach rockstar-level success with only 5 years in the business and learn what it’s like to merge real estate teams on this episode of Real Estate Rockstars!

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