Realtors® Alphabet Soup
We as REALTORS® walk in some interesting shoes, wear many hats and fill many roles in our ongoing efforts at conducting day to day business. We continually guide our clients and work to be the glue of an often difficult puzzle (a prior post). I have determined that throughout my real estate career I have likely filled the entire bowl of Realtors® Alphabet Soup duties, responsibilities and unique roles to keep the Alphabet Soup hot and the clients cool. Here are some of my entries into the Realtors® Alphabet Soup. Common share some of yours!
A. Adviser, Accountant, Appraiser (sort of), Analyst.
B. Broker, Banker, Blogger, Best Friend, Bodyguard, Bug Killer, Babysitter
C. Counselor, Caregiver, Closer, Cameraman, Contortionist (i.e. crawling through a window), Computer Technician
D. Deal-Maker, Debater, Decorator, Defender, Designated Driver..enjoy a good laugh)
E. Employer, Economic Adviser, Educator, Entertainer, Electrician, Envoy, Eye Witness
F. Financial Guru, Friend, Fiduciary, Foreman, Futurists
G. Gandalf (wizard), Guide, Gardner, GPS (Human version) Gigolo..LOL just kidding!
H. Handyman, Hard-ass, Heartbreaker, Helmsman (not literally but figuratively), Hero, Historian, Hit-man (I refused to take the job..some deals get really ugly you know)
I. Instigator, Investigator, Intermediary, Interpreter, Interior Decorator, IT Tech
J. Jack of all Trades, Janitor, Journalist, Judge
K. Knowledgeable, Know it all..I don't but they think I'm supposed to
L. Listener, Locksmith, Lawyer (well, I will suggest you get one), Land-man, Landscaper
M. MAcGyver, Marketing Genius, Mentor
O. Optimist, Observer, Odds-maker, Office Manager, Organizer, Omnipresent (I feel like I am at times)
P. Photographer, Pest Inspector, Peacemaker, Plumber, Politician, Potty Guard (another post)
Q. Qualifying Broker, Q-Man, What's this "Q" all About?
R. Realtor® Duh!, Rainmaker, Roofer, Referee, Radon Detector (i.e. Can you smell any radon in here?)
S. Stager, Salesman, Statistician, Scapegoat, Secretary, Servant
T. Teacher, Tour Guide, Translator, Topless Bar Finder (a must read), Tree Expert, Torchbearer
U. Umpire, Umbrella Holder, Urbane Specialist, Utilities coordinator
V. Visionary, Volunteer
W. Warrior, Watchdog, Whiz, Witness, Wizard, Workaholic, Worrier, Writer
X. Xerox Copy King,
Y. Yes Man ( But I will say NO), Your Realtor®,
If you're looking for a Realtor® that can handle an alphabet of responsibilities I may just be your man. Will I do all of these things on your transaction? probababy not, but over my years serving others as a Realtor® I know what it takes to keep buyers and seller walking through the Alphabet soup of real estate. Call me, lets have a conversation about your specific real estate goals. John McCormack Broker, Realtor® 505-980-4576 or John@AlbuquerqueHomes.com