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Competitive salary

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Job satisfaction

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Varied work

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Career progression

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The job role

The general day-to-day tasks for estate agents and letting agents are:

  • talk to sellers/landlords about their property and identify any special features
  • research and collect information on properties to estimate a property’s market value
  • arrange photography, various certificates and associated paperwork
  • represent clients in negotiations with prospective buyers/tenants
  • manage the sale or letting as it proceeds and liaise with all interested parties
  • help buyers/tenants decide what they want to buy or rent
  • ensuring the price agreed is acceptable to all parties
  • keep up-to-date with trends in the property market
  • organising inventories and attending to maintenance (lettings)
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Our specialist qualifications are nationally recognised by employers and recruiters. They are the perfect starting place for a career in property and can be completed flexibly through distance learning too.

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Junior Estate Agent Apprenticeship

We were part of a working group which launched the Junior Estate Agent Apprenticeship Standard for estate agency businesses in England. Propertymark Qualifications have been approved as an end-point assessment for this apprenticeship so find out if there is a Junior Estate Agent Apprenticeship in your area.