The author Luke Babich

Luke Babich

Luke Babich is the co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Clever Real Estate, the free online service that connects you with top agents to save money on commission. He's an active real estate investor and licensed agent in St. Louis, with 22 units currently. Luke graduated from Stanford University and subsequently ran a historic data-driven campaign for University City City Council. Luke's writing has been featured in Homeland Security Today, Mashvisor, Payments Journal, and Bigger Pockets.

The author Luke Babich

Recent Posts

Keep Calm and Buy a House: How to Minimize Buyer's Stress

Buying a home is stressful for everyone, particularly first-time home buyers. As an agent, it’s your job to make the process as easy as possible. So how do you help

Keep Calm and Buy a House: How to Minimize Buyer's Stress written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

August 11, 2019

5 Things Agents Need to Know About Procuring Causes

Determining the procuring cause in a real estate transaction can be difficult. If you’re a real estate agent and aren’t sure how procuring causes could affect you and your commission,

5 Things Agents Need to Know About Procuring Causes written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 29, 2019

Getting Free MLS Access: 4 Money Saving Tips for Realtors

The MLS offers realtors a great opportunity to grow their business and connect with other real estate industry professionals. However, most MLS charge user fees that realtors are personally responsible

Getting Free MLS Access: 4 Money Saving Tips for Realtors written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 28, 2019

What Is an Estoppel Certificate and Do You Need One?

As a real estate investor, you have probably heard about getting an estoppel certificate from tenants before you buy an income property. But what is an estoppel certificate, and is

What Is an Estoppel Certificate and Do You Need One? written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 21, 2019

5 Things Real Estate Agents Need to Know About RealScout

Have you heard of RealScout, but are not quite sure what it is? Or maybe you’ve been meaning to look up RealScout reviews, but haven’t had a chance? We can

5 Things Real Estate Agents Need to Know About RealScout written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 20, 2019

How to Stay Calm and Deal with Difficult Home Buyers

Staying calm when working with difficult clients takes practice. Some buyers will test your patience and forget that you have other clients to deal with. Follow our guide to take

How to Stay Calm and Deal with Difficult Home Buyers written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 18, 2019

Is Real Estate a Good Investment? 7 FAQs for Investors

Are you wondering whether real estate is a good investment? Before you can answer that question, you need to understand the different types of real estate investments available to make

Is Real Estate a Good Investment? 7 FAQs for Investors written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 14, 2019

6 FAQs About Home Equity Loans and Investment Property

First-time real estate investors often struggle to finance their first deal. A home equity loan can help, but what are there risks to borrowing against your home? Find out what

6 FAQs About Home Equity Loans and Investment Property written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 10, 2019

5 FAQs About Listing Presentations: The Ultimate Guide

Your listing presentation is a valuable marketing tool to help you sign new clients. Find out what you should include and how to create a killer presentation by reading the

5 FAQs About Listing Presentations: The Ultimate Guide written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 08, 2019

How to Find Awesome Investment Property Realtors

If you’re investing in real estate, it helps to have an investment property real estate agent on your side. Investors have different needs and goals than the typical home buyer,

How to Find Awesome Investment Property Realtors written by Luke Babich

Luke Babich

July 08, 2019

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