Biography

Richard Reid realizes his clients’ real estate hopes and
dreams through his unique approach to the market.
His entrepreneurial upbringing makes him uniquely
qualified for this task. Richard grew up in a family
where owning your own business was assumed, and he
enjoyed seeing his parents create several thriving businesses. Through his
career, Richard has excelled in the worlds of retail banking, automotive sales
and finance, software development, and real estate. Real estate is his stated
profession and passion because it leverages all of the previous careers.
Richard’s personal real estate practice is centered in the Atlanta and Decatur
markets. Here he works with buyers and sellers to deliver an entirely new
level of service in the real estate industry. Richard is able to leverage his
understanding of finance, 20 years of living in the market, and 10 years of
selling Atlanta real estate together with custom real estate software tools
and proven real estate processes that allow his clients to save countless
hours per transaction. He has developed a team of professionals to provide
consistent service at every point in a real estate deal.
Richard developed training and educational materials to offer a curriculum
and a path to agents looking to dramatically improve their real estate
business. “The Ultimate Buyer’s [Agent] Blueprint” features eight CD’s, a
manual and workbook laying out best practices for building a successful
buyer’s agent business.
Richard was featured as an expert in the real estate documentary “Selling
America” for which he won an EXPY in Media & Communications from the
National Association of Experts, Writers, and Speakers. He has also been
featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox affiliates across the country as a real
estate expert – most recently with Bob Guiney on the TV show “Success
Today.” In 2014, Richard was recognized as one of the Top 500 Marketers
in Real Estate by the National Association of Expert Advisors where he has
also been recognized for business growth. Richard is also one of “America’s
Premier Experts” for his commitment to publishing expert content for the
benefit of consumers and journalists.
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Richard, a graduate of the University of the South – Sewanee, has a strong
liberal arts background, a passion for learning, and a drive to educate and
empower others to improve their lives. This passion is lived out daily helping
real estate clients, building his team, and educating those aspiring to be
better agents to serve the communities in which we live.
You can connect with Richard at:
rreid@directlinkrealty.com
www.RichardReid.com
www.DirectLinkRealty.com