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Russ Laggan

Licensed since 2005 Real Estate Broker since 2008 Ran the top privately owned real estate office in Tampa with over $200m in Gross sales Currently run a team of 110 agents in the Tampa market Sold 105 homes in 2013 Sold 143 homes in 2014 I have trained hundreds of agents how to succeed in real estate Developed a jumpstart program to train agents how to build repeatable business Developed a 8 step training system to evaluate your business Coached hundreds in this training system Owned Realty direct franchise Managed for Prudential Tropical Realty for 5 years Ranked in the top 50 Brokers in Florida according to Florida Realtors Association Paid speaker at corporate events in real estate and mortgage Known for my Tampa real estate market update Built Builder relationships with dozens of Tampa builders Currently Broker for Carrington Real Estate Services Florida teams with over 425 agents Developed the 100k Club to enhance agent accountability and success.
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Recent Posts

Great Deals: Six Reasons Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy

Posted by Russ Laggan on August 28, 2017 at 3:05 PM

Between the issues here at home and the constant threats coming our way from places like North Korea, it would be perfectly understandable if people were scared away from purchasing real estate in the latter part of 2017. However, we are seeing the exact opposite actually happening, and people are investing heavily in homes across the country.

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Topics: Buyer Resources

Why Local Restaurants Are An Agent's Best Friend

Posted by Russ Laggan on July 26, 2017 at 12:15 PM

With today's real estate agents looking for every advantage they can get, one up-and-coming trend is for agents to frequent a specific local restaurant to develop a number of different opportunities. By organically cultivating a relationship with the people who work at your favorite restaurant, that restaurant can become a hub for all of your business activity and might eventually be a more productive workspace than your actual office.

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Topics: Agent Resources

Is Right Now Your Best Chance to Sell?

Posted by Russ Laggan on July 5, 2017 at 2:00 PM

After going through a rough stretch following the collapse in 2008, the real estate market across the country has been booming for about the past year. You have probably noticed a sudden increase in both the number of homes selling in your neighborhood and the prices the sellers are getting for those homes.

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Topics: Seller Resources

Seven Reasons That Millennials Make Unique Buyers

Posted by Russ Laggan on June 25, 2017 at 11:49 AM

This year is quickly shaping up to be the year that millennials finally started purchasing homes at the rate that many of us expected them to more than a decade ago. It feels like we have been waiting forever for these buyers who officially entered adulthood around the turn of the millennium to start buying homes, and that time has finally arrived.

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Topics: Agent Resources

Four Awesome Homes With Perfect Backyard BBQ Spots

Posted by Russ Laggan on June 14, 2017 at 10:17 PM

No matter what part of the country you call home, the backyard BBQ is a summer tradition that everyone can relate to. So when you are looking for your next home, you are definitely going to want to make sure that it is equipped for those fun summer get togethers…and big enough to accommodate your grill, smoker, and any other outdoor cooking devices you might add to your collection over the years.

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Topics: Buyer Resources, Agent Resources


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