Social Media Tips for Realtors

Topics: Agent News, Careers in Real Estate

In today’s world, using social media as a real estate agent is a great way to reach potential clients and advertise on different medias. There are so many different social media platforms that are great for real estate, but it can be overwhelming to someone who is new to the world of social media. We’ve […]

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8 Tips & Tricks for Awesome Real Estate Photos

Topics: Agent News, Careers in Real Estate, Home Seller Tips, Home Selling Tips, Life As An Agent, Real Estate Tips, Selling Your Home

These days, most buyers start their search for their home online though a variety of websites and apps. Like it or not, photos are a buyer’s first impression of a home and could make or break a sale. If the photos are poor or do not represent the house correctly, buyers will lose their interest […]

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March 11 2015

Helen Barsell

How a Self-Directed IRA Can Jumpstart Your Investing Career

Topics: Agent News, Careers in Real Estate, Community News, Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Housing Market, Life As An Agent, Property News, Real Estate Tips

Don’t think you have the money to invest in real estate? Your IRA could be the answer. Most people assume they don’t have the funds to invest in real estate, but anyone with an IRA can use their retirement savings to jumpstart their investing career by converting to a self-directed option. While self-directed IRAs do […]

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Career Planning and Real Estate

Topics: Agent News, Careers in Real Estate, Community News, Life As An Agent, Uncategorized

So what, exactly, do career planning and real estate have in common? They both require a plan! Hey, I’m keeping it simple today on this blog today, I need to go buy a birthday card for my wife. I spent well over a decade learning a great deal about career planning. It is a very […]

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Home and Real Estate; not just a transaction

Topics: Careers in Real Estate, Community News, Life As An Agent, Omaha City, Omaha Market Update, Uncategorized

Blog Post 3: August 27, 2012 I admit it openly: I’m a big picture idealist. I believe that I first must think well of people and let them prove me wrong. I believe that the work I engage in should matter and be a blessing to others. And I believe, without question, that every person […]

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Your Home, Your Way: Removing buyer excuses for why they don’t want your home

Topics: Careers in Real Estate, Community News, Life As An Agent, Omaha City, Property News, Relocation, Uncategorized

Blog Post 2: August 22, 2012 When we live in a house, or for that matter, any room or space that we call home, we make it our own. As kids our rooms get covered in whatever sports team or pop star we are currently interested in. Some people almost create shrines to whatever hobby […]

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Omaha, Real Estate, Careers – When Life Happens

Topics: Agent News, Careers in Real Estate, Community News, Life As An Agent, Omaha City, Relocation, Uncategorized

Blog Post 1: August 20, 2012 After 14 years in college career services, I know a fair amount about career choices. I also have more information about the struggles people face in making career choices than most. I care so much about career decision-making I had to find a new line of work because the […]

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