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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Prop. Mgr, Wenatchee, WA

My body or my brain?  My brain seems to never stop.  

Jan 28, 2016 10:13 PM
Rainmaker
5,096,166
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Depends on the day... but probably not more than 2 hours or so.

Jan 28, 2016 07:59 PM
Rainmaker
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John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

It's full on real estate around here.

Jan 28, 2016 09:47 PM
Rainmaker
1,513,143
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY

My accountability is 6 to 8 hours a day.

The better half says 20!

Jan 28, 2016 09:18 PM
Rainmaker
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTAcondos.com
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

24/7

Jan 28, 2016 08:29 PM
Rainmaker
3,626,524
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR

Almost zero, my job description has changed.

Jan 28, 2016 07:58 PM
Rainmaker
4,434,127
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

It depends.

Jan 28, 2016 07:55 PM
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Michael Thacker - Re/Max Real Estate Center - Louisville
Re/Max Real Estate Center - The Thacker Group - Louisville, KY
Your best friend who just happens to be a Realtor

Right now, its a LOT, but that is of my own device.

Jan 28, 2016 06:59 PM
Rainmaker
979,396
Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
HomeSmart - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Michael - I would say at least 8 hrs a day, probably more, and pretty much 7 days a week. However, I do take time off for certain events, personal things I have scheduled, and family things.

Jan 30, 2016 06:47 AM
Rainmaker
5,848,314
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I am up at 6 (or earlier) starting with blogging, turn the phone on at 8 am, and some days still working on CMAs and comps for buyers into the early evening hours.   Depends on how busy it is. 

Jan 29, 2016 11:10 PM
Rainmaker
1,157,785
FN LN
Toronto, ON

It differs by day.

Jan 29, 2016 04:15 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Most of my time is spent working ON the business.

Jan 29, 2016 01:46 PM
Rainmaker
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

It varies...4-12

Jan 29, 2016 01:09 PM
Rainmaker
1,722,626
Sandy Padula & Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Florida Realty Investments - , CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

I lose count but it is each day, every day

Jan 29, 2016 10:11 AM
Rainmaker
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I'm addicted to my job. I spend a lot of time on it doing different things on different days at different times of the day. 

Jan 29, 2016 08:29 AM
Rainmaker
1,498,148
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

If I'm up, I'm usually either actively working on it or thinking about it or toying with something in my subconscious.

Jan 29, 2016 04:49 AM
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LUXURYSOCALREALTY COMPASS La Jolla
Compass - La Jolla, CA
San Diego Partner - The Private Client Network

4-8 unless showing homes.  I watch a lot of garbage tv when working on the stuff I don't need my brain for 

Jan 29, 2016 04:21 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

Generally speaking, on average, I work 10-12 hours a day on whatever needs to be done.

Jan 29, 2016 01:55 AM
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Nancy Morales
Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS - Pearland, TX
Highly-rated Pearland REALTOR at your service!

This is a 24/7 type of business especially with the internet and mobile devices.

Jan 29, 2016 12:06 AM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

If you count the hours, you may be in the wrong business.

Jan 28, 2016 11:27 PM
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Angelia Bynum
Maximum One Greater Atlanta Realtors - Atlanta, GA
Realtor® serving all of Atlanta

Physically working on it, a couple of hours.  Thinking about it is endless.

Jan 28, 2016 11:01 PM
Rainmaker
1,712,551
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

There is a difference on working on your business and working in your business. I choose the later and I also don't compartmentalize business from other pursuits, so I guess I could say every waking minute.

Jan 28, 2016 10:33 PM
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Linda Guess
Keller Williams Tri-Lakes Branson, MO - Branson, MO
Branson area real estate sales.

Far too many.  But I enjoy every minute of it or I wouldn't. 

Jan 28, 2016 10:03 PM
Rainmaker
4,850,663
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Varies.

Jan 28, 2016 09:24 PM
Rainmaker
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

I start between 7 and 730am every day and work to 830 to 9pm every night. Prospecting is most often done in between answering the phone, returning emails, showing homes and working on pending sales. 

Jan 28, 2016 09:06 PM
Rainmaker
1,183,216
Peter Mohylsky, Beach Expert
PMI. Destin - Miramar Beach, FL
Call me at 850-517-7098

Working on vs working in is a good debate.  

Jan 28, 2016 09:00 PM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Most of my awaking hours.... Multi-task.

Jan 28, 2016 08:33 PM
Rainmaker
3,071,489
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

It depends...

Jan 28, 2016 08:03 PM
Rainmaker
5,190,916
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Not enough probably in my time of transition!

Jan 28, 2016 07:55 PM
Rainmaker
622,382
Buzz Mackintosh
Mackintosh REALTORS - Frederick, MD
“Experience, reliable, leadership”

That my friend depends on how many fires need to be put out on any given day and where it may fits in on my priority list.

Jan 28, 2016 07:46 PM
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Dennis Swartz
Full Circle Property Management - Columbus, OH
MBA, GRI...experience counts!

On? Not enough-if only the email whack a mole would stop long enough.

Jan 28, 2016 07:13 PM
Rainmaker
864,658
Les & Sarah Oswald
Realty One Group - Eastvale, CA
Broker, Realtor and Investor

With certainly 25 hours/day.

Jan 28, 2016 06:40 PM