Actually I work for Money

Real Estate Agent with Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate

Actually I work for Money.  I am hearing this is a newer concept in the world of real estate buyers right now.  Have you A real estate star works for moneyheard that in your area.  Here I am continually contacted by buyers who can buy, have cash, and want Rhode Island real estate waterfront NOW.  However, they tend to forget that as a real estate agent that I need to work with qualified buyers.  That is where the problems happen.

After reading Phil Faranda's post about FSBOs on his web site, it got me going on the subject of buyers and how few of them want to commit to a RI real estate agent.  The comments made to me were that no other agent has asked the buyer to commit to them.  Well I am not any other agent.  Actually I work for Money unlike the other realtors who do not sell homes or at least not many.

See my track record is very good this year as a real estate agent and I want to keep it that way.  It allows me to eat, pay my bills, insurance, taxes, real estate fees and other expenses a self-employed person must deal with.  It is not at all like working for a weekly pay check.  In this business one needs to do the hustle to bustle to have the coins 'tinging' in your real estate cup!

So excuse me if I take this direction today as I have chosen to actually work for money this weekend with my qualified CLIENTS.  You can be one too if you try.  Interested in the North Kingstown real estate market and need guidance, call me at 401.529.7849 or email me at  

 So now you know that actually I work for money.


 Ginny Lacey Gorman is a North Kingstown Realtor who works and knows the North Kingstown RI geographic area of homes for sale, schools, happenings, important tidbits of information and  businesses well.  Waterfront, water view, ocean front, luxury and coastal Rhode Island real estate are her specialty.  If your considering Buying, Selling or Relocating to Rhode Island and need a real estate Professional it would be my pleasure to help you!    When you are in need of an internet savvy RI realtor® who sells homes in this real estate marketcall Ginny today at 401.529.7849.

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Ginny L. Gorman, a purveyor of Fine RI Waterfront Real Estate   

Specializing in waterfront, ocean front, vacation, coastal and luxury homes for sale in North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Narragansett, Jamestown, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Exeter, West Greenwich RI and beyond ...  I sell dreams!  Because there is no place like home...the RI Realtor in the Sparkly Red Shoes.


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George Souto
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut

Ginny what a fantastic concept.  I am sure that some Buyers need to be reminded that we don't just do this for fun :)

August 11, 2012 05:53 PM
Gail Robinson
REALTOR, GRI, e-PRO, Fairfield County, CT
William Raveis Real Estate

Ginny, When we are clear with ourselves then we can be clear with others.  Knowing that you need to make money and communicating that businesslike approach to your clients will weed out the tire kickers.  I am always prepared to get up and leave if clients won't sign the EBA.  I suggest to them politiely that I'm probably not the right agent for them because I commit myself to my clients and expect commitment in return. 

August 11, 2012 08:19 PM
Ellen Caruso
Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty

Ginny, Kudos to you for making it clear.....we work, we deserve to be paid! The other day I sweat like crazy moving furniture and cleaning up in order to photograph a listing....and I do expect to be paid for it! Then its the same for driving around, making the phone calls, spending time searching and sending listings....I want to be paid!

August 11, 2012 09:12 PM
Melissa Zavala
Broker, Escondido Real Estate, San Diego County
Broadpoint Properties

Commitment and proof of funds are a good thing. If a buyer really has the money, he (or she) is not going to balk at sharing that information.

August 12, 2012 07:11 AM
Bas Panch
SCV Home Buyer

Hi Ginny,

Good for you! I applaud you for stating it so clearly, this isn't just a hobby that you do for fun, this is your job--and you do it really well and deserve to get paid. Keep up the good work as a top North Kingstown short sale agent!

August 16, 2012 08:07 PM

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