Part 1: Starting Over
The decision was made to move my business from Wisconsin to Florida.Â Iâ€™ll leave all the reasons behind this decision in this post, however itâ€™s my goal for you to take a new look at your business from another angle.
So often weâ€™ve heard the 3 Lâ€™s (Location, Location, Location), yet I should point out that as RealtorsÂ® we donâ€™t choose our own location.Â Instead we sell where we live — after all itâ€™s where we live right?Â I must say that the most valuable lesson I learned in business so far is that â€śyou have to give, in order to get.â€ť (Thatâ€™s another post.)
My family and I chose to give up our Real Estate business and lives as we knew it, and move to Florida.Â Currently I am negotiating a deal at liquidation value with another firm to take over for Worthington Realty.Â (Worthington Realty has been in business since 1954 in Manitowoc in case youâ€™re wondering how hard this decision was.)
We said goodbye to our family and friends and days later were gone.Â Hello, Florida!Â Hello great weather, palm trees and expensive homes.Â My wife and I have been craving year round nice weather for so many years.Â Finally we did something about it. Continue reading this post