Careers with Hayley Taylor 2011 - (Page 101)

The property industry Building a career in property Many do not realise the variety of job opportunities on the market in the property sector: it’s not all about building houses…Here are some roles that might grab your fancy where you’ll never have to lay a brick. O are critical. ver the last few years the property market has been in a state of flux, meaning that working in property demands the ability to adapt to changes in the financial world and in turn, the conditions of the housing market. A dedicated interest in property is crucial and although it may sound obvious, is very important, as the sector can at times involve long procedures and working within a challenging sales environment. The range of jobs in the sector is vast, varying from the more familiar estate agent role to the perhaps lesser-known positions in property surveying. The growing population has resulted in a consequential demand in property – both residential and commercial – meaning that projects catering to this housing shortage Sell Sell Sell Estate agents are the point of contact between the buyers and sellers. They are required to ascertain an appropriate market value for a property that is both competitive but good value for the sellers. Building on this, an estate agent words: xxxxxx | photographs: getty Images, shutterstock ❛You will be expected to market the property by addressing its positive attributes❜ september 2011 careers 101

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Careers with Hayley Taylor 2011

Editor’s letter
Hayley's foreword
Home work
Meet The Fairy Jobmother
I need an agent
How to write the perfect CV
Be the best
From business virgin to Virgin boss
Staying positive during your job search
Kick start your career
The benefits of business education
How to make work work for you
Legal rights
Balancing benefits and businesses for working mums
Earn more work less
Shades of Green
Getting into retail without selling yourself short
What to wear
Work on a plate
Franchises: it’s all in the name
The Ultimo success
Working that net
Building a career in property
Donate your career to charity
Supporting the support
Cross purposes
Tender, loving social care
10 social care facts
Foster care: a blossoming profession
Best of British
Jobs of the future
10 Top Tips to get that dream job
Your questions answered

Careers with Hayley Taylor 2011