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Have a question about how to get started on your licensing journey? We answer all your questions about passing your exam and launching your new career in real estate.

 The Career Switcher’s Guide to Real Estate
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

Are you hoping to switch careers? You’re not alone. Less than half of Americans say they’re very satisfied with their current job, according to a Pew Research Center report. But that doesn’t have to be the case! You deserve to have a fulfilling, enjoyable career — a career that’s possible with real estate.

What It's Like to be a Real Estate Agent
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

Real estate is so much more than baking cookies for open houses. If you’re looking to launch a new career, here’s what working in real estate can actually be like.

The History of NAR’s Century-Old Code of Ethics
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

The National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics dates back to 1913, not long after the organization was founded in 1908. Do you know its history?

Mortgage Loans 101: How Mortgages Work and the Types of Loans Available
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

One of the best ways to market yourself and your business is to position yourself as an industry expert — a trusted resource that your clients can rely on when they have questions about the process of buying or selling a home.

Harness the Power of Your Real Estate Database
Ebook
by Boom Town

Real estate is all about relationships, but agents often underestimate the importance of online rapport — particularly through their pipeline of leads.

Back to School for Real Estate Agents
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Whether you’re a new agent looking to start Pre-Licensing education or a veteran wanting to finish your CE, going back to real estate school is as easy as ABC.

Ace It: Study Schedule Tips for Online Real Estate Students
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Whether you’re a Pre-Licensing student or an agent completing their Continuing Education, you need to create a study schedule that sets you up for success.

The Top 5 Reasons Agents Quit and How to Overcome
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

This guide from The CE Shop explains how agents can identify and overcome common roadblocks as they kick off their real estate careers.

Video Calls: Best Practices for Real Estate Professionals
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

More than a year after COVID-19 first hit the U.S., many restrictions have been lifted. But video calls, which have become mainstream, aren’t going anywhere.

How Real Estate Agents Can Determine Fit With Potential Clients
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

This guide from The CE Shop explains how agents can help ensure a smooth customer experience by evaluating potential clients for proper fit.