Is Real Estate Right for You?

Real estate is a fast-paced, challenging industry that can bring you unlimited earning potential. If you are a highly motivated people-person who is excited about the idea of running your own business, then you are already on your way to a new career.


Every day is different as a broker associate. When you’re getting started, training and coaching will help you learn how to be a working real estate professional. Next it is important to connect with buyers and sellers in your market through marketing, prospecting and relationship building. Researching market trends and predictions, as well as attending broker tours, are crucial in establishing local expertise. Include working with and meeting the needs and expectations of your potential and current clients and you will find that your new business requires a major commitment.

This is why partnering with the right brokerage is essential to your success. As a Baird & Warner broker associate, you’ll have the support of a large, well-established company with a staff completely dedicated to building your business. Our training and coaching programs go above and beyond to make sure you have what you need to launch and grow your business.

Baird & Warner is a family-owned company serving the real estate needs of Chicagoland for more than 160 years. We are true local experts because our branch offices are ingrained in the communities we serve.

We pride ourselves on our ability to empower you to find the best opportunities possible. Baird & Warner received the #1 Top Workplace Award for the last two years in a row, and was named a Top Workplace four years running, making us one of the best places to work in the entire Chicagoland area. For us, being a Top Workplace is about doing things the right way, serving our clients and building a solid foundation for the future.

Think Real Estate

View our Think Real Estate guide that will help you get started on the right path toward your exciting new career. If you have any questions about the licensing process or the specific support and benefits that Baird & Warner offers please contact us.