Backed by his more than three decades as one of the most respected and sought-after luxury real estate professionals in the United States, Jack Cotton shares his vast knowledge and expertise through three informative books: Selling Luxury Homes, 12 Secrets Luxury Home Buyers Know, and 12 Secrets Luxury Home Sellers Know.
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estate agent and advisor, preparing the property for sale, common buying and selling mistakes and
Jack Cotton's books arm the real estate agent with the information and confidence necessary to enter
the world of luxury home buying and selling, or to vastly improve and embellish the methods he or
she is already using in the high-end market. The books equip the consumer with the wisdom to find
a trusted real estate agent and advisor, and to take advantage of the expert's knowledge in order to
achieve the buyer's or seller's goals and objectives. .
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Last week, we examined the importance of your pending listings to new listings ratio. This week, I want to discuss one more metric that’s crucial to track in luxury real estate: the ratio of listings taken to listings sold.
There are numerous statistics that are used to measure the health of the luxury real estate market. However, there is one statistic in particular that provides the most current and clear picture of how the market is performing: the pending listings to new listings ratio.
If you want to be more efficient, productive, and increase your success rate when it comes to listing presentations, you have to create checklists. In particular, you have to create two checklists: one for pre-listing and one for listing.
Setting goals is very much like boating. And if you want to be successful in luxury real estate, you have to carefully and strategically map out how you are going to accomplish your goals—just like how you would carefully chart where you are going when travelling by sea.
In luxury real estate, it’s vital that you develop a “30-second commercial”—a captivating and strategic introduction when you meet someone virtually or in person when it’s safe again.