When I first started in real estate, I met a fellow Realtor who gave me his card, only the photo was so old that I almost laughed in his face. I was licensed in 1997, and the photo had a 1970's nature background. The man was probably 60 or so, and he was mostly bald with some gray hair. The business card photo showed a man in the full bloom of youth with a thick head of dark hair.
Although I secretly thought this was ridiculous, I realized recently just how long it has been since I had a professional photo taken. I think my business card photo is from 1998 or so, and I guess I have aged reasonably well, but it would still be a good idea to update it soon. The photo on my blog was taken outside our offices with a digital camera. This is about as dressed up as I get anymore.
When I was first licensed, I was 26 and I used to wear a business suit to listing appointments and even to meet with buyers. Now, I can't remember the last time I wore a tie to work. I am usually found in a polo shirt with khakis or jeans, no matter who the client is. You have to understand that Austin is VERY casual. There is a top-producing agent who specializes in ranches and I have never seen him wearing long pants.
At any rate, what is the oldest (or funniest or oddest) business card photo or theme that you have seen?
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