How to Become a Real Estate Agent in the UK
Interested in real estate? Here's a guide to starting a career as an estate agent.
Do you have a keen eye for property? Are you interested in the real estate industry? Well, a career as an estate agent or a lettings agent might just be for you!
There are many routes to becoming an estate agent, but there are a few things that you can do to prepare yourself for a long and prosperous career in real estate. Let’s start from the very beginning by covering exactly what you will do as an estate agent and what skills are desirable.
What does an estate agent do?
- Conducts property viewings
- Advises clients (buyers and sellers)
- Markets and advertises ‘for sale’ properties both online and on the high street
- Negotiates prices for both buyers and sellers
- Values properties
- Books surveys and assessments
- Collects rent and manages rental properties (letting agents)
- And more!
How do you become a real estate agent in the UK?
What qualifications do you need to be an estate agent?
Finding a job in real estate
Start your own estate agency
Now that you know how to become a real estate agent in the UK, why not consider the idea of setting up an estate agency? Setting up an estate agency is a big commitment to make, but if you’re up for the challenge, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t. Here at Dezrez, we offer estate agent software for agencies big and small – with our packages offering various products and CRM solutions.
We also offer estate agent training for clients using our software, which help you get the most out of your software, automating daily tasks and allowing you to spend time doing what you do best – selling properties!
For more information on setting up an estate agency with Rezi as your CRM software, be sure to book a demo today – it’s completely free and you’re under no obligation!
Free E-book: Setting up an estate agency
In order to help you start an estate agency, we have created a free e-book for all aspiring agency start-ups. Download it free-of-charge right here: