Real Messenger

#AgentsForAgents

Campaign in Support of Real Estate Agents

#AgentsForAgents believes that:

We Are Essential: Agents are not just a part of the real estate transaction; we are the backbone, providing irreplaceable expertise and guidance.

We Should Control Our Destiny: Our listings, our leads. We advocate for an environment where agents are empowered by technology, not vice versa.

We Challenge the Giants: Portals like Zillow and Redfin envision a future without us. We envision a future where our role is central and indispensable.

We Embrace Change Through Unity: Only through open discussion can we drive reforms that preserve the integrity and prosperity of our industry.

We call on agents to take the following actions: 

Showcase your support by adopting the #AgentsForAgents ribbon on your Real Messenger profile and other social profiles.

Share your story: Post testimonials about the importance of agent’s role, using the campaign hashtag to voice out as a community.

Agents Take Back Control Now

The Battle Cry for Real Estate's Future

In the wake of the Sitzer-Burnett verdict, where a jury found major real estate entities in breach of trust, it is a critical juncture for us, the individual real estate agents, to assert our value. The allegations have cast a shadow upon our profession. However, amid this turmoil, our commitment to our clients and the integrity of our service remains undeterred. This is the time to stand united, to amplify the voice of each dedicated agent who plays a crucial role in guiding, educating, and empowering home buyers and sellers. Our mission is to demonstrate the worth we bring to every transaction. As we navigate through the repercussions, let us come together to showcase the honor, expertise, and genuine care that define our profession.

 

Preserving Our Unique American Real Estate Model

The United States boasts a unique real estate model that stands apart from other countries, one where proper separate representation is not just a formality but a cornerstone of the transaction process. Here, the seller's agent plays a pivotal role in the collection and distribution of commissions to the buyer’s agent, ensuring that each party's interests are served. This method has long been the bedrock of a fair and efficient market, reflecting a balance that benefits all parties involved in a real estate transaction.

 

The Crossroads of Change: A Vision of Real Estate's Possible Future

We are at the precipice of a dramatic transformation that could devalue the irreplaceable expertise and dedication of real estate professionals. If we do not take action now, the likely outcome will be compensation decoupling, with the following repercussions:

  • A race to the bottom in agents fees to compete for clients.
  • Contrary to expectations, a smaller pie will not mean fewer agents; it will instead drive away the skilled and dedicated, triggering an influx of lower-quality agents.
  • This will not refine our industry but rather dilute its standards.
  • In a defensive move, agents and brokerages may begin to restrict public access to their listings, causing a significant setback in market transparency.
  • Sellers may move away from the traditional exclusive model in favor of open listings, seeking perceived advantages in broader exposure.
  • Reliance on paid advertisements on portals may become the norm for brokerages and agents, driving up costs and focusing efforts away from direct service.
  • This would grant these platforms pricing power and allow them to monopolize market visibility.
  • The competitive landscape for brokerages will narrow, with larger brokerages consolidating power. Small brokerages will struggle to compete, potentially leading to a decline in their numbers and diminishing consumer choice.
  • The fee paid by consumers will be disproportionately allocated to advertisement-based portals, reducing the actual service received and draining resources away from where they are truly needed.

These changes, sequentially unfolding, will reshape our industry into a shadow of its current self, less diverse, less competitive, and less consumer-focused.

 

Launching The #AgentsForAgents Campaign

As the concept of "compensation decoupling" gains traction, we will not merely observe from the sidelines. Instead, we are calling for a nationwide conversation, encouraging agents to voice their concerns and fight for the future of our real estate industry.
 We believe in Agents. Because we are agents too.

 

#AgentsForAgents believes that: 

  • We Are Essential: Agents are not just a part of the real estate transaction; we are the backbone, providing irreplaceable expertise and guidance.
  • We Should Control Our Destiny: Our listings, our leads. We advocate for an environment where agents are empowered by technology, not vice versa.
  • We Challenge the Giants: Portals like Zillow and Redfin envision a future without us. We envision a future where our role is central and indispensable.
  • We Embrace Change Through Unity: Only through open discussion can we drive reforms that preserve the integrity and prosperity of our industry.

We call on agents to take the following actions: 

  • Showcase your support by adopting the #AgentsForAgents banner on your  Real Messenger profile and other social profiles.
  • Share your story: Post testimonials about the importance of agent’s role, using the campaign hashtag to voice out as a community.

Real Messenger Represents A New Paradigm in Agent Empowerment 

I started Real Messenger to not just be a platform; but a revolution in the real estate industry, crafted with the foresight that the true value of an agent should never be sidelined. We have envisioned and built a space where agents are not just part of the system but are the very architects of their success. This represents a paradigm shift in how real estate agents interact, transact, and advocate for their profession.

In an era where technology often dictates terms, Real Messenger puts the power back in the hands of those who make the industry tick: the agents themselves. It's a platform where community and innovation intersect, empowering agents with direct communication, comprehensive listing features, and a global network—ensuring they stay connected and ahead in a rapidly evolving marketplace. Real Messenger isn't just supporting agents; it's transforming their role in the digital age.

 

We as agents are witnessing the very fabric of our industry under attack. It is not a time for complacency—it is a time for unity and resilience. Join #AgentsForAgents to make your voice heard today.

 

 

- Thomas Ma CEO and Co-Founder of Real Messenger

 

 

#AgentsForAgents
Campaign in Support of Real Estate Agents

#AgentsForAgents believes that:

We Are Essential: Agents are not just a part of the real estate transaction; we are the backbone, providing irreplaceable expertise and guidance.

We Should Control Our Destiny: Our listings, our leads. We advocate for an environment where agents are empowered by technology, not vice versa.

We Challenge the Giants: Portals like Zillow and Redfin envision a future without us. We envision a future where our role is central and indispensable.

We Embrace Change Through Unity: Only through open discussion can we drive reforms that preserve the integrity and prosperity of our industry.

We call on agents to take the following actions: 

Showcase your support by adopting the #AgentsForAgents ribbon on your Real Messenger profile and other social profiles.

Share your story: Post testimonials about the importance of agent’s role, using the campaign hashtag to voice out as a community.

Agents Take Back Control Now

The Battle Cry for Real Estate's Future

In the wake of the Sitzer-Burnett verdict, where a jury found major real estate entities in breach of trust, it is a critical juncture for us, the individual real estate agents, to assert our value. The allegations have cast a shadow upon our profession. However, amid this turmoil, our commitment to our clients and the integrity of our service remains undeterred. This is the time to stand united, to amplify the voice of each dedicated agent who plays a crucial role in guiding, educating, and empowering home buyers and sellers. Our mission is to demonstrate the worth we bring to every transaction. As we navigate through the repercussions, let us come together to showcase the honor, expertise, and genuine care that define our profession.

 

Preserving Our Unique American Real Estate Model

The United States boasts a unique real estate model that stands apart from other countries, one where proper separate representation is not just a formality but a cornerstone of the transaction process. Here, the seller's agent plays a pivotal role in the collection and distribution of commissions to the buyer’s agent, ensuring that each party's interests are served. This method has long been the bedrock of a fair and efficient market, reflecting a balance that benefits all parties involved in a real estate transaction.

 

The Crossroads of Change: A Vision of Real Estate's Possible Future

We are at the precipice of a dramatic transformation that could devalue the irreplaceable expertise and dedication of real estate professionals. If we do not take action now, the likely outcome will be compensation decoupling, with the following repercussions:

  • A race to the bottom in agents fees to compete for clients.
  • Contrary to expectations, a smaller pie will not mean fewer agents; it will instead drive away the skilled and dedicated, triggering an influx of lower-quality agents.
  • This will not refine our industry but rather dilute its standards.
  • In a defensive move, agents and brokerages may begin to restrict public access to their listings, causing a significant setback in market transparency.
  • Sellers may move away from the traditional exclusive model in favor of open listings, seeking perceived advantages in broader exposure.
  • Reliance on paid advertisements on portals may become the norm for brokerages and agents, driving up costs and focusing efforts away from direct service.
  • This would grant these platforms pricing power and allow them to monopolize market visibility.
  • The competitive landscape for brokerages will narrow, with larger brokerages consolidating power. Small brokerages will struggle to compete, potentially leading to a decline in their numbers and diminishing consumer choice.
  • The fee paid by consumers will be disproportionately allocated to advertisement-based portals, reducing the actual service received and draining resources away from where they are truly needed.

These changes, sequentially unfolding, will reshape our industry into a shadow of its current self, less diverse, less competitive, and less consumer-focused.

 

Launching The #AgentsForAgents Campaign

As the concept of "compensation decoupling" gains traction, we will not merely observe from the sidelines. Instead, we are calling for a nationwide conversation, encouraging agents to voice their concerns and fight for the future of our real estate industry.
 We believe in Agents. Because we are agents too.

 

#AgentsForAgents believes that: 

  • We Are Essential: Agents are not just a part of the real estate transaction; we are the backbone, providing irreplaceable expertise and guidance.
  • We Should Control Our Destiny: Our listings, our leads. We advocate for an environment where agents are empowered by technology, not vice versa.
  • We Challenge the Giants: Portals like Zillow and Redfin envision a future without us. We envision a future where our role is central and indispensable.
  • We Embrace Change Through Unity: Only through open discussion can we drive reforms that preserve the integrity and prosperity of our industry.

We call on agents to take the following actions: 

  • Showcase your support by adopting the #AgentsForAgents banner on your  Real Messenger profile and other social profiles.
  • Share your story: Post testimonials about the importance of agent’s role, using the campaign hashtag to voice out as a community.

Real Messenger Represents A New Paradigm in Agent Empowerment 

I started Real Messenger to not just be a platform; but a revolution in the real estate industry, crafted with the foresight that the true value of an agent should never be sidelined. We have envisioned and built a space where agents are not just part of the system but are the very architects of their success. This represents a paradigm shift in how real estate agents interact, transact, and advocate for their profession.

In an era where technology often dictates terms, Real Messenger puts the power back in the hands of those who make the industry tick: the agents themselves. It's a platform where community and innovation intersect, empowering agents with direct communication, comprehensive listing features, and a global network—ensuring they stay connected and ahead in a rapidly evolving marketplace. Real Messenger isn't just supporting agents; it's transforming their role in the digital age.

 

We as agents are witnessing the very fabric of our industry under attack. It is not a time for complacency—it is a time for unity and resilience. Join #AgentsForAgents to make your voice heard today.

 

 

- Thomas Ma CEO and Co-Founder of Real Messenger

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Putting Agents Back In Control of Their Listings

Real Messenger puts agents first – we were created by brokers for brokers. With no ad fees and no commission split, we support agents like no app before. But don’t take our word for it, see what the leading agents across the US have to say about us.

Kevin Kelly (Jupiter, FL)

“I put a beautiful waterfront listing out there and the amount of response I got within 48 hours was incredible. I recommend if you want success in real estate, you download this app. You won’t regret it.”

Seth Nelson (Orange County, CA)

“Real Messenger allows us to take control of our listings, our inventory and the content that we create and put it out there for the consumer to see and our fellow agents to see. Very streamlined."

Tracy Ward (Palm Beach, FL)

“Download the Real Messenger app. It’s been the best tool for me, it’s so easy to use. The best part is I can push information out on my own Real Messenger page and it helps to expand my market. So you’re not only in the market you live in, you can expand all across the country.”

Putting Agents Back In Control of Their Listings

Real Messenger puts agents first – we were created by brokers for brokers. With no ad fees and no commission split, we support agents like no app before. But don’t take our word for it, see what the leading agents across the US have to say about us.

Kevin Kelly (Jupiter, FL)

“I put a beautiful waterfront listing out there and the amount of response I got within 48 hours was incredible. I recommend if you want success in real estate, you download this app. You won’t regret it.”

Seth Nelson (Orange County, CA)

“Real Messenger allows us to take control of our listings, our inventory and the content that we create and put it out there for the consumer to see and our fellow agents to see. Very streamlined."

Tracy Ward (Palm Beach, FL)

“Download the Real Messenger app. It’s been the best tool for me, it’s so easy to use. The best part is I can push information out on my own Real Messenger page and it helps to expand my market. So you’re not only in the market you live in, you can expand all across the country.”

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“Real Messenger has the moxy to make agents go viral, now it needs adoption ”

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“The high-speed accessibility of the app also makes the user experience seamless and efficient.”

The Real Deal

“Real Messenger brands itself as a social platform combined with a chat feature, aimed at enabling agents greater control over promotion.”

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“One of the problems with social networks is that they tend to be broad and unfocused, which isn't ideal for business. That's why Real Messenger might be onto something.”

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“The app, Real Messenger, also allows agents to build professional relationships with interested prospects and keeps them connected so that they can stay engaged anytime instead of using multiple platforms to do so.”

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“The Real Messenger app may prove to be a great step towards the future of real estate.”

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“ It’s changing the real estate game.”

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Real Messenger Named to 2023 HousingWire Tech100

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The 25 Best Apps for Realtors in 2023

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Morning Business Report by Jane King

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As seen in

home-feature-inman

“Real Messenger has the moxy to make agents go viral, now it needs adoption ”

home-feature-forbes

“The high-speed accessibility of the app also makes the user experience seamless and efficient.”

The Real Deal

“Real Messenger brands itself as a social platform combined with a chat feature, aimed at enabling agents greater control over promotion.”

home-feature-vegas

“The Real Messenger app may prove to be a great step towards the future of real estate.”

home-feature-dbr

“The app, Real Messenger, also allows agents to build professional relationships with interested prospects and keeps them connected so that they can stay engaged anytime instead of using multiple platforms to do so.”

home-feature-computerworld

“One of the problems with social networks is that they tend to be broad and unfocused, which isn't ideal for business. That's why Real Messenger might be onto something.”

home-feature-nbc

“ It’s changing the real estate game.”

home-feature-housingwire

Real Messenger Named to 2023 HousingWire Tech100

home-feature-theclose

The 25 Best Apps for Realtors in 2023

home-feature-goodmorning

Morning Business Report by Jane King

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Good Day New York