In July 2018, the second-most-photographed house in America (after The White House) went on the market — for the first time in 45 years. The famous Brady Bunch house was filmed only for the exterior shots; as a result, it became one of the most recognized houses in the world. The sitcom ran on ABC from 1969-1974, and forever in reruns and reincarnations. The facade, located in Studio City, California, had become iconic and beloved over the course of decades, and is a major tourist attraction (at least from the …

Real estate market:  San Joaquin, California Real estate professional since: 2010 What do you love most about being an agent? I love being able to help people with their real estate needs whether it is buying, selling or listing a property. Any specific challenges and opportunities of your local market? The inventory of homes in San Joaquin County is very low right now. When a really nice listing with a great price comes on the market there’s a lot of competition which leads to a multiple offer situation. How have you …

Your name: Todd Stewart Real estate market: Sacramento County, California Real estate professional since: Full service Realtor since 2003 What you love most about being an agent: Helping my clients achieve the dream of home ownership! Any specific challenges and opportunities of your local market? Sacramento County has A LOT of high producing real estate agents and competition is very stiff. Honesty, experience and a strong dedication to ALWAYS doing the right thing goes a long way toward building trust with clients. How have you used commission advances from eCommission …

Your name: George Johnson, All City Real Estate Real Estate Market: Austin, Tx. What do you love most about being an agent? I love the excitement I see on the faces of my clients when I can help them realize their dream of home ownership. Whether it be the first time or the 5th time, it’s always just as exciting for them and me too. I truly enjoy being able to be a resource for my clients, family, and friends.  It’s not just about buying/selling real estate for me, it’s about relationships and …

Your name: Jamie Steyer-Horn, Keller Williams Realty Real estate market: Montgomery, Alabama Real estate professional since: 2006 What you love most about being an agent: The new opportunities I receive everyday in facing new challenges and having to overcome new obstacles to help people obtain their dream of owning a home! It is amazing to me that no matter how long I have been in the business or how many transactions I have completed, I come across a new stumbling block that neither myself nor any other agents I talk to have encountered. …

Your name: Winston R. Covington Real estate market: Orange County, California Real estate professional since: Full service Realtor since 1978 What you love most about being an agent: Helping my clients achieve the dream of home ownership! Any specific challenges and opportunities of your local market? Orange County has A LOT of real estate agents and competition is fierce. Trust, integrity, experience and a strong dedication to ALWAYS doing the right thing for clients defines a successful Agent. How have you used commission advances from eCommission in the past: eCommission has been a valuable business tool for me …

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In our new series Real People we interview real estate agents from all over the country about their professional and life experience. Your name: Gary W. Goodell Real estate market: Las Vegas, NV Real estate professional since: 1991 What you love most about being an agent:I would say that I love the interaction with home buyers and sellers, especially the challenge of finding buyers the home of their dreams, and helping sellers to realize the positive side of probably the biggest investment of their lives. Any specific challenges and opportunities of …