Updated: Sep 19, 2022
It is the business of bringing together buyers and sellers, owners and renters, and of completing transactions that includes the exchanges of the ownership rights of a property.
Who can perform Real Estate Business in Florida?
Only Real Estate Brokers and Real Estate Sales Associates can perform real estate transactions on behalf of a third party. Today, a real estate licensee is paid to handle other people’s properties because the licensee is a professional who provides specialized service and expertise. Real estate professionals provide expert information in three areas:
Knowledge of property transfers
Knowledge of market conditions
Knowledge of how to market real estate or business
What is the difference between Real Estate Brokers and Real Estate Sales Associates?
Real Estate Broker is a person who, for compensation performs real estate services and has an office.
Real Estate Sales Associate is a person who performs real estate services for compensation but who does so under the direction, control or management of a broker or owner-developer.