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Should Real Estate Investors Become Real Estate Agents?

The insider knowledge of the industry and market is valuable. But is a real estate license necessary for property investors?


[Updated: Aug 04, 2021 ] Jun 25, 2020 by Barbara Bellesi Zito

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Pros Cons
Advanced industry/market knowledge Additional stress
Access to the MLS Client deals will take precedence over yours
Save on commission Slow market will affect you even more
Additional stream of income "Unlimited" income is misleading
Learn firsthand about other niches You must disclose you are an agent in investing deals
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