If you are looking for an Estate Agent, you will be required to have an outgoing personality, communication skills and experience, as well as academic achievement. However, while a degree is not an essential entry requirement, increasing competition for employment means that taking a degree, foundation degree or HND in Estate Management, Property Development, Surveying or any Business related course may give you an advantage. If you are looking to update your CV please see the below CV example:
Estate Agent CV Example
I am a hardworking and dedicated individual with good customer service skills and a polite and friendly personality. I have the ability to deal with difficult customers by implying my effective communication skills to the role and I strive to maintain a smart and tidy appearance at all times. I have worked within the property negotiating industry for six years, and have gained many transferable industry related skills and attributes. Now seeking a new challenge within the property field.
Date to Date or To Date – Estate Agent – Property Negotiator – Where?
Working within an independent retailer store based within the city shopping centre. Providing a high level of customer service and greeting customers in a polite manner, and dealing with customer queries with an effective approach. Main duties included:
Answering customer enquiries regarding property to let and buy
Assisting with property valuations
Inspection of property conditions
Managing lettings contracts
Arranging maintenance for let properties
Marketing properties for sale
Negotiating the best deal for he client
All related paperwork
University, College, School – For all include titles/subjects and qualifications.
Any internal training courses completed – Property related courses? Sales training?
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Customer care? Sales? Meeting targets? Eye for detail? Communication skills?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work? Remember the type of industry you are applying to work in…your personal hobbies and interests say a lot about the applicants personality and could help decide whether or not you would be suitable for the role.
Available on request.