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Introduction to Real Estate Careers

2024-04-24T16:53:03+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

Are you considering a career in real estate? With so many real estate careers available, it can be challenging to determine the best path for you. However, with the right qualifications, skills and drive, a real estate career can be financially and personally rewarding. When it comes to real estate jobs, everyone has heard of residential real estate agents as they are the backbone of the industry, helping individuals and businesses buy, sell, and lease properties. But there are many other real estate careers that you may not have considered. [...]

NEW TO REAL ESTATE IN NSW – WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW…

2024-05-21T12:42:14+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

To work in the real estate industry in NSW, individuals typically need to complete the required educational and licensing requirements. The qualifications and steps may include: Statement of Attainment in Real Estate Practice (Assistant Agent): Some educational providers in NSW may offer courses designed to provide foundational knowledge and skills for those entering the real estate industry. The exact title of the course may vary, so it's essential to look for programs that cover relevant topics. Real Estate Certificate of Registration Course: This is a mandatory course for individuals looking [...]

A real head scratcher National Property Research Co

2024-02-20T16:59:05+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

With 2024 well underway, let’s take a look at some of the high-level economic issues that are going to shape all property uses and some of the challenges that are going to need the RBA, Local, State and Federal government to act co-operatively as they mostly did during the pandemic. The blame game between these institutions in 2023 was not healthy for the country and effectively eroded confidence at all levels. Household savings are currently at their lowest point since December 2007, that heady period just before the GFC. Middle [...]

How Much Will a House Cost in 2024

2024-05-21T14:27:03+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

Predicting the exact cost of a house in Queensland or Brisbane or any other location in 2024 is challenging as it depends on numerous factors, including economic conditions, interest rates, market demand, and government policies. Real estate markets are subject to fluctuations, and predicting precise future prices is inherently uncertain. As of my last knowledge update in January 2022, housing prices in Brisbane were influenced by factors such as population growth, employment rates, and overall economic conditions. However, these factors can change over time, impacting the real estate market. To [...]

Want To Be a Buyers Agent – What You Need To Know

2024-01-18T17:53:13+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

I want to be a buyer’s Agent - How do I do that? Buyer's agents, also known as buyer's advocates, help clients navigate the property market by assisting them in finding and purchasing properties. Licensing is typically regulated so in NSW you need to register with Fair Trading and in Queensland the Office of Fair Trading (Both links are at the end of this article). So you need to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria set by those regulatory authority. This may include age requirements, educational qualifications, and other prerequisites [...]

How to Write a Real Estate Resume And Cover Letter

2023-11-21T14:38:12+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

Your Step-by-Step Guide Validum is all about being able to create opportunities for its graduates and going above and beyond is what sets our training apart in the world of real estate. We genuinely care about a successful pathway for our students once they finish their course.  One of the biggest questions we get asked after students finish our course is how do you write a good resume or CV or cover letter. So, recognising that candidates new to the industry could have exceptional and transferable skills sets that they [...]

Complete Real Estate Services

2024-05-21T16:01:48+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

So you have completed your Sales Agent / Property Manager Registration Certificate with Validum, what’s next? At Complete Real Estate Services we have helped hundreds of newbies to the Real Estate industry secure employment. We offer courses both onsite at our office boardroom located on the Gold Coast or remotely via Zoom. During these courses you will have a Real Estate industry expert provide invaluable insider information about how to become a Property Manager superstar. Real estate training specialists Complete Real Estate Services QLD and Validum Institute have teamed up to [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Getting Started in The NSW Real Estate Industry

2024-05-21T16:03:00+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

The answers to commonly asked questions about getting started on your real estate career in New South Wales.Contact Validum TODAY for an obligation-free Career Consultation to discuss how you can get started on your real estate journey. Call 1800 848 911 to book in with our Enrolments Team today!Do you need a licence to sell property in NSW?A licence is definitely required to sell property in NSW on behalf of a vendor. It is important that you hold the required training and licence, as this is the legal requirement to working [...]

What’s Next for The Real Estate Market

2023-11-21T14:35:24+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

This isn’t a simple question to answer and here is why. You have to consider some very important signs. The National Home Value Index (HVI) has been rising again and has seen some growth since Nov 2021. We’ve seen a rise by 1.2% in May 2023 and this is the third successive rise since a period of decline earlier this year. Seems to be some good news from an economic perspective considering the turbulence we’ve seen with interest rates. However, NSW continues to lead the revival, with home values increasing [...]

Best Traits for a Property Manager in 2023

2023-11-21T15:02:46+10:00By validum|Blog Article|

Here are some key traits of a good property manager: Communication skills: A good property manager should have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. They should be able to effectively communicate with landlords, tenants, and other stakeholders involved in the management of the property. Organisational skills: Property managers must be able to keep track of important deadlines, documents, inspections, and appointments. They should also be able to manage multiple properties efficiently. Problem-solving skills: Having an ability to identify and solve problems related to the property, such as maintenance issues, [...]