Most of the well-known career opportunities within the industry involves buying and selling residential properties. Real estate however, has depth and offer more than just one job. When looking for a job which is more flexible, with higher or lower stakes then you will find it in real estate. Some of these job opportunities include,
(a) Managing broker.
In order to be a broker manager, you have to be acetified professional with license of the same. Broker manage is required to have taken further studies to be professional. Most of the time a broker manager can be confused with agents. The difference between this two is that, broker manager are more educated and the agents work under them.it is a good profession and pays well.
(b)Real estate investor
These are investors who purchase a property be it a land or a structure, maximize their profit and sell their investment. It is one of the most paying job in real estate. For one to be a successful investor, you are required to have extensive knowledge about real estate and its market. For instance, purchasing a property without enough knowledge can really cost you because you can easily lose all the investment capital.
In order to be a successful investor you are required have capital, do due diligence on the property, know the risk involved and be willing to take them, finding best strategy investment i.e. buy and hold, fix-flip, rentals and most of all investing in the best property and knowing how to find it.
Property managers usually work for passive investors. They manage property on behalf of the investors. The work of a property manager is to ensure good financial status and good state of the property. They also ensure that the tenants are satisfied. To be one, you are required to have brokers’ license to prove that you are skilled professional.
(D) Leasing agent.
They work directly with property owners to find the perfect tenants to lease their rental property. They can work in commercial or residential sector. This job requires one to have great communication skills because you will be required to convince clients or tenants and satisfy them. This would require one to have great inter-personal skills because you will be meeting face to face and be able to navigate negotiations and conversations. Having knowledge of marketing can be also very useful.
(E) An attorney.
These are professionals who apply their skills to the legalities behind property disputes. They are helpful when providing guidance to clients during purchase, transaction process to ensure everything is legal.in order to become one, you are require to have a bachelor of degree in law, earned a juries dr. degree and pass the exams. You are also required to have experience of two years before kicking off the career.
(F) Marketing specialist.
These are professionals who execute marketing duties for real estate agents and brokers. They do not interact with buyers and sellers. There aim is to build their brands mainly through advertisement and get popularity. They simply make work easier.
In conclusion, real estate is one of the best field not just for investment but also provide many job opportunities.