Sell, for a fee, real estate owned by others.
Obtain agreements from property owners to place properties for sale with real estate firms.
Act as an intermediary in negotiations between buyers and sellers over property prices and settlement details and during the closing of sales.
Generate lists of properties for sale, their locations, descriptions, and available financing options, using computers.
Manage or operate real estate offices, handling associated business details.
Compare a property with similar properties that have recently sold to determine its competitive market price.
Maintain knowledge of real estate law, local economies, fair housing laws, types of available mortgages, financing options, and government programs.
Monitor fulfillment of purchase contract terms to ensure that they are handled in a timely manner.
Check work completed by loan officers, attorneys, or other professionals to ensure that it is performed properly.
Supervise agents who handle real estate transactions.