24 Examples of #RealtorIssues That Prove This Job Is Not for the Faint of Heart

lighterside-staff-authorBy Lighter Side Staff  |  Read More

To some, a career as a Realtor® may seem exciting and glamorous. And, yes, sure, it has those moments. But often behind the scenes agents are overcoming obstacles and navigating tricky terrain to make everything go smoothly for buyers and sellers.

But let’s face it, those Realtors® need to vent sometime! Check out these 24 times agents shared their woes and illustrated why this job entails so much more than others may realize.

1. Paws off the goods

2. Champagne taste on a beer budget

3. No warm welcome here

4. Moving day misconceptions

5. Breakfast (dinner) of champions

6. Tools of the trade

7. When the selling agent goes MIA

8. Never-fail tricks that draw a crowd…

Fastest way to have people show up at your open house? Pop a cookie in your mouth! #realtorissues #openhouse #itworks

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9. Pre-vacation problems

10. The trouble with new construction…

11. Don’t waste my time. (No, really. Don’t.)

12. Lock box drama

13. Ask your agent.

14. Can’t stop the cleaning.

15. Technical glitches

16. TGIF? Not Quite.

17. Can’t run, can’t hide.

18. Uninvited guest (or is it pest?)

Look who I get to spend my afternoon with. #realtorissues

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19. More lock box drama

20. Weekend? What weekend?

#realtorissues after working all weekend #sandiegorealestate #sandiegorealtor

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21. Get preapproved. Just do it.

Lol #realtor #realtorrealities #getpreapproved #realtorissues

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22. Break into the house or showing it?

23. When a wifi upgrade leaves you upside down…

24. Gettin’ it done.