FCA Guide - Real Estate Agents

1) Creating a Real Estate Agent Account

Real estate agents will want to begin by registering for a free account and completing their profile. Most of the First Class Agent features are free, so you can begin connecting with clients and networking with other professionals right away.
Top Real Estate Agents

2) Completing your FCA Profile

Once registered, you will need to finish your First Class Agents profile that will contain information and links that are accessible to clients and other professionals. Our agent profiles are very extensive and very professional. Here are just some of the fields that you can include on your FCA profile:
  • Agent Biography
  • Contact Information
  • Brokerage Information
  • Social Media Links
  • Specializations
  • Services Offered
  • Client Recommendations
  • And Much More!
Realtor Profiles

3) Choosing your Specialties

The FCA search page allows users to search by name or by a combination of community, specialization and language. When completing your profile you will be required to choose 4 communities/specializations. We have both generic and specific options to choose from. Don't worry, there are plenty of ways to add communities and specializations. You will also be asked to select up to 3 languages. Your choices will determine when and where you appear in the search results. You can update these at any time.
Real Estate Specialties

4) Improving your Search Rankings

Everyone wants to be at the top of all search results. An agent's search score will determine where they rank. We use our FCA algorithm to determine the order of search results. The good news is that you will be displayed in all local search results. The best way to improve your search score is through natural interactions on the First Class Agents site. Here are a few tips:
  • Visit FCA Regularity
  • Connect with Other Members
  • Invite others to Join
  • Join a Team
  • Give and Receive Recommendations
  • Get Verified
Search for Realtors

5) Verified First Class Agents

Agents who want to maximize exposure and take advantage of all First Class Agents features can upgrade to a verified account. Verified agents have access to the following premium features:
  • Higher placement in search results and feeds
  • Enhanced profile visitor statistics
  • FCA Shield on profile
  • Verified Achievement section on profile
  • Receive and manage call requests
  • Create and manage real estate teams
  • One complimentary FCA tap business card
To qualify, you must meet 3 requirements:
  • Have a valid real estate license
  • Have completed atleast 10 transactions
  • Are in good standing with your governing body
Verified Realtors

6) Connecting with clients

It is free to create an account. Clients can access your profile without creating an account and can contact you directly. Any leads generate through the First Class Agents network belong to you, we do not take any referral fees upon closing. Our mission is to provide our members with high quality leads at no cost to them.
Home Buyers and Sellers

7) Connecting with Other Professionals

Once logged in, you will have access to an additional search page that is not visible to clients. In addition to searching for real estate agents, you can also search for other professionals to assist with any real estate transactions.

Mortgage Agents, Lawyers, Cleaners, Stagers and Contractors are just some of the many professionals available to you. This will include both local and non-local professionals. Agents and Professionals can leave each other recommendations, which are listed separately from client recommendations. You will need to be logged in to perform an industry professional search.

8) Real Estate Agent Teams

Verified agents can create and manage real estate teams. Once a team is created, the team leader can edit, invite and remove teams members. Although only Verified Agents can lead a team, all agents are free to join. An agent's team along with team statistics can be viewed on their profile. Teams will soon have their own custom pages and a dedicated search page.
Real Estate Teams

9) Agent Boards and Feeds

All agents have one board where they can promote an event or listing to other members. When creating your board, you have the option of making it visible to your contacts or to all FCA members. When a board is created or edited, it can be viewed in the feeds section.
Real Estate News

10) Offline Networking with FCA Business Cards

We've saved the best for last. All of our Verified Agents receive one complimentary FCA networking card. At first glance the card looks like a credit card, however, it offers many great features. By simply holding the FCA card up to a client's phone, they can instantly add you to their contacts, visit your FCA profile or provide you with their contact information. You can then track all your face to face interactions on your First Class Agents Profile.
NFC Real Estate Cards

11) And there is more!

Our real estate agent accounts are packed with so many more great features, but you'll need to register for an account to see them all! If you would like to learn more, we have detailed tutorials including instructional videos in the learn section.
Real Estate Technology

FCA Guide - Real Estate Agents

Real Estate Agents Realtors

1) Creating a Real Estate Agent Account

Real estate agents will want to begin by registering for a free account and completing their profile. Most of the First Class Agent features are free, so you can begin connecting with clients and networking with other professionals right away.

Register Now

2) Completing your FCA Profile

Once registered, you will need to finish your First Class Agents profile that will contain information and links that are accessible to clients and other professionals. Our agent profiles are very extensive and very professional. Here are just some of the fields that you can include on your FCA profile:
  • Agent Biography
  • Contact Information
  • Brokerage Information
  • Social Media Links
  • Specializations
  • Services Offered
  • Client Recommendations
  • And Much More!
View an Agent's Profile
Professional Realtor Profiles
Real Estate Agent Specialties

3) Choosing your Specializations

The FCA search page allows users to search by name or by a combination of community, specialization and language. When completing your profile you will be required to choose 4 communities/specializations. We have both generic and specific options to choose from. Don't worry, there are plenty of ways to add communities and specializations. You will also be asked to select up to 3 languages. Your choices will determine when and where you appear in the search results. You can update these at any time.

Try a Search

4) Improving your Search Rankings

Everyone wants to be at the top of all search results. An agent's search score will determine where they rank. We use our FCA algorithm to determine the order of search results. The good news is that you will be displayed in all local search results. The best way to improve your search score is through natural interactions on the First Class Agents site. Here are a few tips:
  • Visit FCA Regularity
  • Connect with Other Members
  • Invite others to Join
  • Join a Team
  • Give and Receive Recommendations
  • Get Verified
Learn more about Search Results
Search for Realtors
Verified Real Estate Agents

5) Verified First Class Agents

Agents who want to maximize exposure and take advantage of all First Class Agents features can upgrade to a verified account. Verified agents have access to the following premium features:
  • Higher placement in search results and feeds
  • Enhanced profile visitor statistics
  • FCA Shield on profile
  • Verified Achievement section on profile
  • Receive and manage call requests
  • Create and manage real estate teams
  • One complimentary FCA tap business card
To qualify, you must meet 3 requirements:
  • Have a valid real estate license
  • Have completed atleast 10 transactions
  • Are in good standing with your governing body

6) Connecting with clients

It is free to create an account. Clients can access your profile without creating an account and can contact you directly. Any leads generate through the First Class Agents network belong to you, we do not take any referral fees upon closing. Our mission is to provide our members with high quality leads at no cost to them.
Real Estate Buyers and Sellers
Professional Network

7) Connecting with Other Professionals

Once logged in, you will have access to an additional search page that is not visible to clients. In addition to searching for real estate agents, you can also search for other professionals to assist with any real estate transactions.

Mortgage Agents, Lawyers, Cleaners, Stagers and Contractors are just some of the many professionals available to you. This will include both local and non-local professionals. Agents and Professionals can leave each other recommendations, which are listed separately from client recommendations. You will need to be logged in to perform an industry professional search.

Learn more about the FCA Network

8) Real Estate Agent Teams

Verified agents can create and manage real estate teams. Once a team is created, the team leader can edit, invite and remove teams members. Although only Verified Agents can lead a team, all agents are free to join. An agent's team along with team statistics can be viewed on their profile. Teams will soon have their own custom pages and a dedicated search page.

Learn more about Agent Teams
Real Estate Teams
Real Estate News

9) Agent Boards and Feeds

All agents have one board where they can promote an event or listing to other members. When creating your board, you have the option of making it visible to your contacts or to all FCA members. When a board is created or edited, it can be viewed in the feeds section.

See Local Feed

10) Offline Networking with FCA Business Cards

We've saved the best for last. All of our Verified Agents receive one complimentary FCA networking card. At first glance the card looks like a credit card, however, it offers many great features. By simply holding the FCA card up to a client's phone, they can instantly add you to their contacts, visit your FCA profile or provide you with their contact information. You can then track all your face to face interactions on your First Class Agents Profile.

Learn more about FCA Cards
NFC Realtor Cards
Real Estate Technology Innovation

11) And there is more!

Our real estate agent accounts are packed with so many more great features, but you'll need to register for an account to see them all! If you would like to learn more, we have detailed tutorials including instructional videos in the learn section.

Register Now

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