Ex-Realtor Claims 'Realtors Who Have Been Hitting Their Heads Against The
Wall Are Turning To This Lucrative Alternative'
On his new website, Internet Marketing Expert Chris Swope shows realtors how to tap into the
new global economy and shatters the myth that the real estate industry is still the best place to
earn six figures.
(PRWEB) April 11, 2010 -- Chris Swope, an ex-real estate professional and now CEO of Internet Wealth
Strategy, has launched a new website, http://RealtorsAreFlockingHere.com specifically designed to assist the
thousands of real estate agents in The U.S. who are still holding on to an industry that is in turmoil. In 2010, after
hearing that internet marketers are the ‘New Money Masters’, realtors across the country are investigating ways to
start an online business.
After 13 years in Real Estate, Swope saw the writing on the wall in 2006. He began the transition out of real
estate ahead of what many people thought was appropriate. “When my buyers had loans starting to get killed 8
weeks into underwriting, I knew the climate was changing. Qualifications were getting tighter, and the
marketplace was shrinking” Chris says. He knew that with the right training and the right vehicle, he could run a
high profit internet business.
Tightening money supply and sudden drop in housing values both contributed to the decision for Chris to start an
online business in 2007. He summarizes “30% of my buyers loans were not getting approved, coupled with a
30% decrease in housing values was enough to erase my income, literally overnight.”
In most real estate markets, there are thousands of realtors competing for the same clients and the probability for
market saturation is huge. Swope reason for assisting realtors today is that “Most have heard of the 80/20 rule,
but in real estate it is actually the 98/2 rule: 98% of the income is made by 2% of the agents in any one given
“The good news is that realtors now have a viable option to make a lucrative career change. Starting an