Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager (American West Realty and Management)

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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Last winter. Slipped on a slippery hill the tree branch punctured my face. I had my face glued together-close call 1 eye Willey... 2 days later I showed a Santa Cruz home.  One could not tell the difference today. 

Sep 12, 2017 07:48 AM
Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

You mean REAL, have to go the (#@%$#) doctor injury?
Age 17 . . .
The worst recent injury was when I tripped on the dog and bruised my tailbone 2 years ago . . . but I go to the chiro every 2 weeks and have acupuncture a few times a year, so the abuse I heap on myself thinking I'm bionic is somewhat mitigated.

Sep 12, 2017 07:13 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Knees are a big deal.  The moment you tweak you have to stop.  I did that a month ago, and worked with my acupuncturist.  It was miraculous, that and rubbing ARNICA on both knees.  I was fine in less than two weeks.

Sep 12, 2017 08:34 AM
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

no injuries in years.... I do the injuring!!!

Sep 12, 2017 08:15 AM
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

I would hide all the guns in your house. You know what they say about a horse with a bad leg!

Sep 12, 2017 07:39 AM
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

A broken arm that my doctor insisted was just soft tissue damage.  It was a long painful rehab to get my arm "unbroken" and working right again.  I should have sued his a$$.  

Hope your knee gets better soon, Nathan!

Sep 12, 2017 06:50 AM
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Pulled a groin muscle while chasing a rooster. Trying to rescue it and take it to a sanctuary. 

Sep 12, 2017 06:39 PM
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Sorry to hear that, Nathan. Hopefully it's nothing too serious and you'll be in the pink soon. My latest injury was about a year ago when I missed a couple of steps in my garage and took a tumble onto the concrete floor. Luckily didn't crack my head or anything else, but badly sprained my ankle which blew up double its normal size in about 40 seconds. It was black and blue for months.

Sep 12, 2017 08:29 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Nothing lately, knock on wood.

Sep 12, 2017 07:50 AM
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

I haven't had a serious injury in a long time. Usually when I do, it is injuring my back.

Sep 12, 2017 07:13 AM
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Depends on how you define injury. I have only had one injury surgery in my lifetime, but probably cancer in 2008 was my last one where surgery was required.

Sep 12, 2017 06:47 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Welcome to the club. Battled bad knees for years and will be at the doctor today for a sharp pain in my left knee leaving me walking very slow and gingerly! May be time for a new one, but hoping for another answer!

Sep 12, 2017 06:42 AM
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Putting up hurricane panels for 2 days - I'm stiff as heck!

Sep 12, 2017 11:32 AM
Jim Cheney
Saint Francis Property Santa Rosa, CA - Santa Rosa, CA
Rincon Valley Realtor 707.494.1055

Saturday I sprained my ankle and went to Kaiser, fearing a broken bone.  Sent home with crutches and a plastic boot. 

Sep 12, 2017 10:27 AM
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

I would as I've had a miniscus tear from stuff like that. Knees & ladders do not get along.

Arm = run off road as a kid on my bike.

Broken toes = horse

Broken toes (mostly new ones) = current dog

Sep 12, 2017 10:15 AM
Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Sprained ankle, on tennis court.

Sep 12, 2017 10:09 AM
Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
REALTOR® ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia

I tripped and fell in my house a few days ago and hit the hardwood floors.  My elbow broke the fall but I've had pain all the way up to my shoulder which is much better now.

Sep 12, 2017 09:24 AM
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

3 years ago, I broke my foot.  That wasn't fun as I couldn't walk nor drive. I blogged about it on here.  I did, however, have some really good things that came out of it, including a better diet (thanks to my mom) w/ more protein that really helped my autoimmune disease and so did the extra calcium/Vit D pills, so I continue that now.  And, I did a lot of blogging and marketing from my bed as I was healing so that helped a lot.  And, of course a different perspective on things and helping others.

Sep 12, 2017 09:10 AM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

A few years back, I slipped on the ice in January and after three operations got back to the office in August. 

Sep 12, 2017 08:58 AM
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Hurt my back 2 years ago.  Not sure how.  Had to go to the ER.  Got a shot and some pain medicine.  Could of days I was back to normal.

Sep 12, 2017 06:56 AM
Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Watching the 49ers last Sunday injured my hometown pride.

Sep 12, 2017 08:02 PM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I dont keep track, the injuries have stacked up over they years, many well earned scars.

Sep 12, 2017 07:24 PM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Got rear-ended by a drunk driver who just broke up with a girlfriend. I was sitting at a stop light waiting for the light to turn green.  BAM!  According to the witnesses, the guy was going over 75 mph!


Worst part? He was able to take off (hit and run) ... but then had two (2) -- yes I said two (2) -- more Hit and Runs before he got arrested while driving into his driveway -- Thanks to one of my witnesses who used his cell phone and took a picture of the vehicle and license plate and gave to the police.

Sep 12, 2017 05:49 PM
William Feela
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

A few years back I slipped in a hole and stabbed myself in the leg

Sep 12, 2017 03:30 PM
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

There have been so many Nathan Gesner  that friends ask me if the old show "Tool Time" was based on my life and Tim Taylor was/is really Bob Timm. I think my last injury was having a house fall on my little finger (it bent it badly but it still works).

Sep 12, 2017 02:43 PM
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

I developed over the years a big toe issue and had surgery on it 3 years ago. The surgery was a temporary fix, but the foot is starting to bother me again. I also had a cronic injury in my arms due to my fitness classes I teach. During my 3 month rest while my foot was recovering after the surgery, the cronic arm issue got better! 

Sep 12, 2017 12:56 PM
Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®
Carmel by the Sea, CA
Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea

Slipped walking down a hillside on a gravel road. Didn't break anything but something made that arm hurt for months. Broke my leg when I was 9, also down a hillside. Note to self: hold onto something walking down a hill!

Sep 12, 2017 12:37 PM
Joseph Domino 480-390-6011
HomeSmart - Scottsdale, AZ
Real Estate Made Easy

I was helping my son install ceiling fans in his new condo.  Got my arm stuck in a 4" hole trying to fish a wire.  While trying to get my arm out, the ladder slipped out from under me.  I came crashing down on the ladder.  Fortunately, my arm came out without any damage.

A trip to the emergency room revealed only bruised ribs and thigh.

We did get the fans working.

Sep 12, 2017 12:18 PM
Debe Maxwell, CRS | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

My last injury - 9/2009 - showing houses during the biggest slump in the market! It took me a year to recover - truly, one full year! 

Here's the story...

I hope how soon you're feeling better, Nathan!

Sep 12, 2017 10:58 AM
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

I've had this happen working on my properties !

Sep 12, 2017 10:54 AM
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Ouch Nathan Gesner !! 

Sep 13, 2017 05:16 AM
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Do not remember.

Sep 13, 2017 04:54 AM
Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

Knee injuries are the worst!  Heal quickly, Nathan & never underestimate the power of kinesio tape. 

Sep 13, 2017 04:37 AM
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Nathan Gesner - happens once in a while....

Sep 12, 2017 10:57 PM
Hannah Williams
Re/Max Eastern inc. - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818

Last summer broke my toes --

Sep 12, 2017 08:56 PM
Fred Griffin Tallahassee Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker


Sep 12, 2017 05:54 PM
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Nathan Gesner Nothing recent. A while back I was sparing with someone in a Okinawan Dojo and delivered a death defying blow to his mid section when he blocked it and killed my little toe. The first time up to then and since that I had broken a bone. Luckly we both lived to tell this story.

Sep 12, 2017 11:30 AM
Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

besides something very minor my last injury was a ruptured achilles while playing baseball

Jan 05, 2018 06:30 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Cut my hand at a home that had a door handle with a sharp edge.


Sep 16, 2017 08:29 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Last week I woke and felt like I broke my little finger.   After icing for two days and ibuprofen, it is better.  Good luck, and hope the doc fixed you!  

Sep 15, 2017 05:44 PM
Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

I woke up one day last winter and basically couldn't move. Don't know why. Whole body hurt. Spent several weeks going to the chiropractor. My body still easily gets out of whack now. Cost if aging? -Kasey

Sep 13, 2017 06:33 AM