SC170: Nate Brill. How to sell 2 homes per month hosting open houses.


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Nate Brill is with Realty One Group in Surprise, Arizona. Last year he closed 80 transactions with a total sales volume of 22 million. His average sales price was 272 thousand of which 50% were buyers and 50% were sellers.

Nate has a 6 member team: 1 buyer specialist, 1 team agent, 1 listing coordinator, 1 transaction manager, 1 marketing manager, and 1 team leader.

Nate is the team leader of the Brill Team. He has been an agent for 4 years. He works the Metro Phoenix market.

In this call, Nate talks about:

  • Having a fast start and selling 27 homes his first year
  • Ramping up to 73 homes his second year … and 80 homes his 3rd year when he closed 66 transaction personally
  • Why his production fell in half to 39 homes his 4th year
  • Why we learn more from our failures than our successes
  • Lessons learned in the down year … and how you can avoid it
  • The benefits of a lead generation schedule
  • How he sold 2 homes per month (24 per year) hosting open houses
  • Detailed open house statistics such as: best day to hold an open, average leads per open on different days of the week, number of leads needed to get to a closing, and days in market from first introduction to close
  • Description of his open house system
  • Why he does not add every visitor to his registration book and why relationship building it the key to open houses success
  • How 35% of his business is from repeat and referrals from past clients and sphere of influence … and why he never asks for referrals
  • Team dynamics, compensation, profit margins, and more

2016 Stats:

  • 80 closings
  • 22 million sales volume
  • 6 member team:
    • 1 buyer specialist
    • 1 team agent
    • 1 listing coordinator
    • 1 transaction manager
    • 1 marketing manager
    • 1 team leader


    • open houses
    • repeat & referrals
    • past clients
    • sphere of influence

(originally published on 01/21/18)