Posts Tagged ‘armed forces’

What Would a Veteran Do?

September 22, 2014

veterans_usaa_navyfederalAs a proud USAA and Navy Federal preferred broker, Metro Brokers is expected to deliver a high level of service. Our agents are required to attend training classes to service these types of clients, and we preach giving the best service possible. But it occurred to me recently that maybe the best way to provide superior service is to think like a military veteran.

With that in mind, here are some examples on how to think and act like a veteran: (more…)

Why Veterans Make Great Real Estate Agents

July 1, 2013

MilitaryRealtorEarlier this year, we introduced a new program specifically for members of the armed forces. Titled “Veterans to Real Estate Professionals (REP)”, the program is aimed at helping members of the military transition to civilian life by giving them a great career path. It’s available for National Guard and Reserve members in addition to veterans.

Why did we start this program? We found that many of our most successful sales associates were previously part of the armed forces in one way or another. We knew that developing a veterans program would be a great way to give back to those who have sacrificed for our country, and help them build a new, successful career.

It’s no surprise that veterans make such good real estate agents. Their military training has prepared them to succeed in this industry. Here are just some of the qualities that can turn a soldier into a top-producing agent: (more…)