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AG Weekly Roundup [Volume 2]

Download This Week’s Articles in One PDF

Check it out- by clicking here, you can download the entire week’s worth of articles and read it in PDF form or print it out and keep it in your bag to read while waiting for the self-important barista to get off their cell phone and take your order. Or, you could print out a copy and give it to a friend, your local board or a new agent if they’re not reading yet- it’s divided by topic and formatted for easy reading, so pass it along! Tell us in the comments who YOU are giving a copy to!


  • The Continued March Toward Single Agency– what are the consequences of of how the MLS is structured now? How is Dual Agency to evolve? This impacts you.
  • Define Yourself– how is “today’s” Realtor defined? Jim Duncan lays out what it should be- are you challenging yourself and others to strive for a better culture?
  • The NAR Reclaims Series– Russell Shaw is passionate about NAR taking back from and asks that you get involved. Stay tuned!
  • Why Are We Realtors?– is the Code of Ethics an enhancement or a barrier to your real estate career? Find out from a 26 year RE veteran.
  • List ’em Right, Dog!– a real life story of a consumer’s impression of a brand based on their listings- are you in the dog house?
  • The UK Way to Buy & Sell a House– Poppy shows us how differently real estate works in the UK (hint: individual agents don’t matter…).


  • Freedom of the Press?– is the rhetoric used in the 24-hour tv media irresponsible? Could opinion shape the reality of a depression?
  • A Fundamental Breakdown– recovering from this financial mess will be tough but we all need to breathe. And listen to these podcasts.





  • Overloaded With Bad News?– this is a quick read but will pick you up, all said in the words of great historical figures. Maybe you should print this one out?
  • Man in the Mirror– who’s at fault for the sub prime collapse? Are you at fault or can you approve of the man in the mirror?

Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

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