A fun fact: I used to guide canoeing, rafting, and hiking trips throughout the Yukon and Alaska.
Imagine that. Reflecting on my time spent as a guide, I’ve come to the following conclusion: being a realtor is a lot like guiding a white water rafting trip. Crazy? Not really. Let me explain what I mean.
Back country travel + Calgary real estate
What White Water Rafting and Real Estate Have in Common. Though the terrain is quite different, I can immediately come up with several parallels between guiding a rafting trip in the great white north and being a real estate agent here in Calgary.
Follow along: Twists and turns are expected Navigating back country waters presents several obstacles, as well as twists and turns that easily lead us off the proper path and into a danger zone. Each trip out was different from the last, and bound to be different from the next. Water levels, temperatures, and weather patterns all played a role in the experience. In real estate, it’s so easy to...