HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN'S REQUEST OF A SMALL TOWN REALTOR
By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth Stick with me for a minute. This story is amusing and interesting. It's about the Queen of England and the U.S. Postal Service. Just before the Bi-Centennial I begun buying and renovating 19th Century homes in Galveston. My whole motivation was that it would supplement my small wage as a savings and loan vice president. Interestingly, very few investors throughout America were doing that back then, so I was judged the expert by news organizations looking for the story. Since I had spent years in radio and TV, and was a better than average public speaker, it was a piece of cake for broadcast journalist to pick me to interview. Now mind you, I'm fully aware that it was primarily a lazy streak in their bones that caused them to pick me rather than someone ...