Estate agent also known as letting agent


The professional body for anyone who works in the property sector. The website has lots of useful background information about work that involves buying and selling property.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Provides information about different kinds of surveying, and makes sure that surveyors are properly trained. Some estate agents are qualified surveyors.

The Negotiator

A magazine for estate agents. The website has news and articles available to read online.

Property Week

Magazine and website with information about property development issues and jobs.

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