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Real Estate Success Rocks | Top Producing Agents Who Value Excellence, Personal & Professional Growth

I'm Patrick Lilly, the founder of Real Estate Success Rocks, an organization devoted towards assisting you in fulfilling your dreams in business and in life. We've partnered with REV, a select group of top producing agents, to bring you the best content in our industry specifying what works in today's market place and what does not, how you can grow your business on your terms, and be inspired to do more with your life. So what does success mean to you? And how do you create a meaningful life and business? For some it may be becoming the #1 agent in your market, for others it might be spending less time at work without comprising service or profit, or possibly it involves your personal or professional legacy. Through our podcasts we will explore relevant topics that inform, clarify and inspire while providing concrete tools and actions to achieve your unique goals. Our aim is to align your personal and professional lives to be in harmony, promoting true success and ultimately, true happiness.
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Now displaying: December, 2019
Dec 31, 2019

Patrick Lilly wears many hats: successful New York City real estate broker, educator, transformational life coach, speaker, and world traveler. Curious by nature, Patrick likes to explore other ways of thinking, feeling, living and being, which ultimately allows him to serve his clients’ best interests.

Patrick has sold over 1,200 properties worth more than $1.35 billion worth of property in his 34-year career.

This strong sales success has resulted in many national honors, most notably the Keller Williams Pinnacle Award which is presented to just 20 exceptional agents across all North American firms. Additional distinctions include being named one of The Wall Street Journal’s Top 250 Agents in the nation and Inman’s 101 Most Influential Agents in North America. He was also featured in “The Billion Dollar Agent” by Steve Kantor.

Through his organization Real Estate Success Rocks, Patrick hosts an annual conference and a weekly podcast for agents. He is also the founder of Real Estate Vision (REV), an educational and networking group for top producing agents. Patrick is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars throughout the world. A consistent theme in his talks is the creation of practices that nurture both your soul and financial well-being.

After completing his BS in Psychology and Mathematics from Missouri State University, Patrick earned an MBA in Marketing and International Business from New York University. In 2007, he earned his life coaching credentials, which allows him to conduct transformational seminars throughout the world on discovering one’s essence and purpose in life.

Patrick divides his time between New York City, his weekend house in the Hudson Valley, and pursuing his passion of traveling the world.

In today's episode, we explore some bumps in the road on my journey, and how they've helped me arrive at my current perspective.

In this episode, you'll learn..

  • Some personal pitfalls in my life
  • Overcoming adversity
  • Arriving at a new perspective

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Dec 24, 2019

Larry "Boomer” Foster is President of General Brokerage for Long & Foster Real Estate, the nation's No. 1 residential real estate brand (by sales volume). His territories include North Carolina, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, the suburban and Montgomery County areas of Maryland, and the Charlottesville and Northern Virginia regions. Foster brings a wealth of business experience and leadership skills to Long & Foster. He is a trial lawyer by trade, with nearly eight years of experience in that field practicing in South Carolina. He is licensed to practice in the Circuit Court, Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of South Carolina as well as the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. 

His background made it natural for Foster to succeed in the real estate business. After becoming a sales associate with Long & Foster, he quickly rose from a promising rookie to top producer in just his first year in the business. In 2007, he was appointed as the branch manager of the Long & Foster Kingstowne Centre office in Alexandria, Va., where he further honed his skills in management, recruiting, coaching, training and business development. Known for helping real estate agents grow their businesses, Foster more than doubled the number of agents at Kingstowne Centre during the time he managed the office. 

In 2010, he was tapped to take over as regional vice president for the Northern Virginia region, responsible for the management of 16 branch sales offices. In 2011, he was appointed senior vice president heading Long & Foster’s Northern Virginia and West Virginia region. He was appointed as president of Long & Foster Real Estate in 2014. 

Foster is a graduate of the University of South Carolina where he received an English degree in addition to his J.D. As a sports enthusiast and a four-year letterman for the South Carolina Gamecocks football team, Foster brings a competitive edge to everything he does. Foster is committed to providing Long & Foster sales associates with tools, information, and support they need to help them best meet the desires of today’s buyers and sellers. 

Boomer is a licensed broker in Virginia. He and his wife reside in Virginia and have two children.

In today's episode, we cover some market predictions for 2020, based on current political and economic developments. 

In this episode, you'll learn..

  • Effects of foreign policy and trade on the US economy
  • Foreign Investment
  • Mortgage rates
  • Number of transactions and inventory pricing
  • Effects of immigration policy
  • Downsizing for ease of living 
  • Millenials relationship to the real estate market
  • Additional trends in 2020

Links and resources mentioned in this episode.

  • boomer@longandfoster.com

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Dec 17, 2019

Patrick Lilly wears many hats: successful New York City real estate broker, educator, transformational life coach, speaker, and world traveler. Curious by nature, Patrick likes to explore other ways of thinking, feeling, living and being, which ultimately allows him to serve his clients’ best interests.

Patrick has sold over 1,200 properties worth more than $1.35 billion worth of property in his 34-year career.

This strong sales success has resulted in many national honors, most notably the Keller Williams Pinnacle Award which is presented to just 20 exceptional agents across all North American firms. Additional distinctions include being named one of The Wall Street Journal’s Top 250 Agents in the nation and Inman’s 101 Most Influential Agents in North America. He was also featured in “The Billion Dollar Agent” by Steve Kantor.

Through his organization Real Estate Success Rocks, Patrick hosts an annual conference and a weekly podcast for agents. He is also the founder of Real Estate Vision (REV), an educational and networking group for top producing agents. Patrick is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars throughout the world. A consistent theme in his talks is the creation of practices that nurture both your soul and financial well-being.

After completing his BS in Psychology and Mathematics from Missouri State University, Patrick earned an MBA in Marketing and International Business from New York University. In 2007, he earned his life coaching credentials, which allows him to conduct transformational seminars throughout the world on discovering one’s essence and purpose in life.

Patrick divides his time between New York City, his weekend house in the Hudson Valley, and pursuing his passion of traveling the world.

In today's episode, we discuss the areas you can review and improve for a strong start to 2020. 

In this episode, you'll learn..

  • Lead generation
  • Hour of Power
  • Creating events to connect with your database
  • Market evaluations of past buyers purchases
  • Geographic Farms
  • Branding consistency and communication
  • Review systems
  • Invest in education
  • Erase your debts
  • Create a budget
  • Looking after your health
  • What is your one thing for the day?

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Dec 10, 2019

 

Rob retired from active sales in 2016 to help his son & daughter pursue their dreams. Rob's daughter is favored to make the 2020 Tokyo Olympic team in shooting, and is now in college on an athletic and academic scholarship. His son has a goal of playing collegiate soccer. 

Rob has been an agent since 2001, but became homeless and bankrupt during the dotcom bust. He borrowed money to take the real estate course and exam, and borrowed a spare bedroom to live in. 

In 2001 he was RE/MAX Rookie of the Year, with $12.5 Million in sales, which he built to $60 Million in 3 years. He bought and Founded the 1st 3 market centers (1st agent in Charlotte) in Charlotte NC (Ballantyne now the #1 most profitable market center in the world for KW) #4 company in 9 months, #1 in 3 years.

He then moved to Boulder CO, and became the #1 agent in 6 months - He sold $11 Million that year, $30 Million in year 2 and $60 Million in year 3.

Rob divorced and moved to Florida, becoming the #1 agent in 6 months, selling $12 Million that year, $24 Million in year 2and $60 Million year 3.

Rob founded Robert Tucker Coaching in 2005 to help his offices, team and the agents that he knew and networked with. He's passionate about helping agents, brokers and teams succeed in today's market. There is so much noise that agents have to shift through on a daily basis that pulls them in so many different directions and doesn't work. Rob cuts through that noise and deliver only what is proven to work regardless of who the agent is, where they live or the economy!

In today's episode, we talk about going back to basics, and the strategies you'd use to grow quickly if you had to start from scratch. 

In this episode, you'll learn..

  • Starting with a plan
  • Sphere of influence
  • FSBO
  • Open house follow up
  • Expired listings
  • Social media

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Dec 3, 2019

Rob has been a licensed Portland Oregon Realtor since 1988, and a Portland resident since 1984 after having lived all over the world. Rob was raised overseas attending 24 schools in three countries and as a result is very aware of different cultures and needs, which has afforded him to be one of Portland's top Realtors for many years. 

Rob was the 1st eCertified Prudential real estate agent in the world.  Rob is very "tech savvy" and as a result can manage selling or buying needs using technology to its fullest capabilities.

In today's episode, we discuss some investment strategies agents can use to generate additional personal income. 

In this episode, you'll learn..

  • Why Realtors Should Buy Homes
  • Realtor Rule - IRS
  • Self-Directed Retirement Accounts to Purchase Investment Property
  • Benefits to SDRAs

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