How to become a
A realtor or real-estate agent helps people buy and sell property. The term “realtor” is a registered trademark to the National Association of Realtors and the Canadian Real Estate Association, while real estate agent refers to the field more generally.
Real estate agents must be licensed to begin working. Licensing is handled at the provincial level. Agents must have completed secondary school, complete a real estate training course and become licensed by their provincial government. To use the designation “realtor,”
5. While real estate agents often work evenings and weekends to accommodate clients, they have very flexible schedules and work with a high level of independence. This makes the field attractive to many people, including parents who need flexible hours