Can I Work Part-time as Real Estate Agent?
By Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor
(Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate)
I Can't Afford to Quit my other Job Can I work Part-time as a Real Estate agent? This is such a common dilemma for many people who are considering a career in Real Estate. I can't afford to quit my other job Then you can't afford to get into Real Estate. If you are considering Real Estate, you need a minimum of six months savings in the bank to cover expenses like classes, test, license, dues & other fees, and living expenses. It takes money to make money. Part-Time Dilemma As a part-time agent a vicious cycle begins: No time. . . No money.Little or no support from partner. . . Frustration and disappointments mount. . . What's wrong? What's wrong? Yes, there are a few agents who started as part time agents and rose to Top Producers in their market. They are the exception an...