Tuesday, November 16, 2021 / by Flr Team
Reality is, there are many groups in this world that you can join to make yourself feel like you’re part of the community. For example, if you love sports and want to be a part of something bigger than yourself, then join your local team’s fan club. There are also committees that work with charities or underprivileged communities; these groups often need volunteers so it’s an easy way to give back! But what about real estate? What makes being involved in the industry important?
The first reason you should join a Board of Realtors’ committee is to stay up-to-date on laws, forms, marketing, software and other factors that cause our industry to change. Why not be prepared for the future by gaining knowledge on what changes are ahead?
The networking that comes with it is the second benefit. When you get involved in committees, you may come across realtors and business partners that you wouldn’t have met otherwise. Interacting with individuals from different parts of our industry can be mutually beneficial for everyone concerned.
Third, volunteer. Many of the causes you care about will undoubtedly be local, and they won’t usually have all of the resources they require to run efficiently, whether it’s time or money. Working with these charities is not only gratifying, but also has a positive influence on your community.
We have a number of team members here at Florida Lifestyle Realty who serve on various committees at our local board and partner with a vital organization, Housing for Homeless. Their goal is to provide assistance services and housing solutions for those that are homeless in Brevard County. It’s a cause that touches us all.
There’s a lot of benefits to joining or participating in something. You’ll learn, you’ll volunteer your time and energy, or simply network with other like-minded people. It doesn’t matter if it’s as simple as volunteering at the local food bank on weekends or signing up for a class that will teach you how to make sushi from scratch.
There is always an opportunity out there somewhere! Even better? The world needs more help now than ever before. So go grab some friends and sign up together today! What are you waiting for? Join something!
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