Are you looking for a real estate role model; someone you can glean knowledge from, and who will keep you motivated when the going gets tough? Trying to decide who you should follow and subscribe to on social media? We’ve pulled together a list of some of the most popular and influential people in the industry. Watch this folks for the inspiration and motivation you need to build a successful and satisfying real estate career.
|1. Top Producer – Jade Mills |
In 2020, Jade Mills was named the #1 Coldwell Banker agent in the United States, and she topped Newsweek’s Best Realtor list for the state of California. Based in Los Angeles, she has sold over $6 billion in her career and is renowned for her national and international connections in luxury real estate around the world. On her website and social media feeds, you’ll find stunning photography and videography showcasing her listings and the L.A. communities where she sells. Be inspired by some of the most beautiful and expensive listings in the country!
|2. Top Celebrity – Barbara Corcoran |
Corcoran has been around for a while, but she still has a lot to say about real estate, business, investment, and creating your own success. After underperforming in high school and failing at over 20 jobs before the age of 23, she went on to build one of the largest and most well-known real estate firms in New York. From Ted Talks to Shark Tank, to daytime television and her own podcast, you’ll find Corcoran across the internet with real estate market commentary, business advice, and motivational speeches that begin with her rags to riches story.
|3. Top Instagrammer – Josh Altman |
With 677,000 Instagram followers, Altman commands the attention of real estate agents across the country. Josh and his brother Matt (the Alman Brothers) are top producers in the high-end, high-profile, Los Angeles real estate market. Altman is a best-selling author, speaker, and star of Bravo’s Million Dollar Listings LA reality show. He actively shares listings, business information, and tidbits from his personal life on Instagram and his popular YouTube channel.
|4. Top YouTube Influencer – Graham Stephan |
At 30 years old, Graham has already been a millionaire for nearly 4 years. On his uber-successful YouTube channel, with 3.09 million subscribers, he talks about how he was able to achieve so much so quickly, and shares his thoughts on wealth-building, investing, personal finance, and a variety of real estate topics. If you’re just starting out, you’ll be encouraged by his quick and early rise to success. He also shares his strategies for becoming a high-earning real estate agent, even without experience or connections, in his Teachable courses and mentoring programs.
|5. Top Real Estate Coach – Tom Ferry |
Are you ready to level up your business? If you’re looking for practical, specific tips you can implement right away to help you scale, Tom Ferry can help. No matter what career stage you’re at, you’ll find scripts, strategies, and motivation to assist with lead generation, social media marketing, and building a business that works for you. Check out his YouTube channel, website, and coaching programs for ideas to advance your skills, increase your confidence, and crush your business goals.
Are You an Aspiring Real Estate Agent?
With these role models, who knows where you’ll end up? If you’re ready to begin a potentially lucrative career in real estate, start with premier, pre-licensing training at KW Real Estate Schools.
With our flexible, learning options, you can choose the interactive, in-class sessions or self-paced, independent online learning options that best fit your lifestyle. We’ll support and encourage you as you work toward successfully passing the California State Real Estate Salesperson exam. Then, build your business further with our Continuing Education and Broker License Training.
If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a top producer, why not enroll in our next virtual Career Day event and ask us anything about your future in real estate.