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Become a real estate agent for a premium brand

Use the international success of Engel & Völkers and give your career real momentum as a real estate agent in the premium segment.


Your benefits as a real estate agent with Engel & Völkers

Would you like to be self-employed but work within a strong and internationally recognised team? For many self-employed people, this is only a dream, but for us, this dream is reality - paired with good earning opportunities and wonderful properties in the best locations. We offer a range of advantages for your success: the far reach of the Engel & Völkers brand, excellent training opportunities and professional development at the Engel & Völkers Academy, a variety of modern software tools, an attractive commission, as well as access to the global Engel & Völkers network.

  • Engel & Völkers Academy

    Your success matters to us: We will train you at our in-house Engel & Völkers Academy to become an independent real estate agent and support you continuously to become better and more successful - from newcomer to industry expert.

  • Sophisticated tools

    Professionally equipped: We continuously develop tailored software products to equip you with the newest market data for your farming area. It will allow you to efficiently access sales promoting information.

  • Attractive renumeration

    A job that really pays off with attractive sales commissions. Maximise your return potential with recommendations and cross-selling measures. The Engel & Völkers network is also an attractive additional income opportunity.

Discover the world of our real estate agents!

Your profile: We're looking for you

An affinity for sales

Are you an experienced sales and acquisition talent with an interest or passion for real estate? If so, these are the best prerequisites for a successful career as a real estate agent.

A high level of commitment and enjoyment when establishing client relationships in order to offer tailored solutions is also vital. As a real estate agent, you are responsible for your own success. Negotiation skills and enthusiasm will help you to support your client’s search for their dream house or when selling a property.

A strong communicator

Is communication your strong point? Do you find it easy to strike up conversations with a variety of clients and keep them engaged? If so, you meet an important requirement to becoming a successful real estate agent.

A real estate agent should aways hit the right tonality to negotiate the best possible deal and to close with a great result. With empathy and sincerity, you will impress the client with your personality, your product, and your work.

Working as a real estate agent under our global brand means that you not only need to express yourself perfectly in German, but also in another languages. This way, you will become the first point of contact for a range of client groups, ensuring that you can offer a truly first-class service.

Self-motivated & flexible

Do you value a diverse and dynamic work routine? Are you highly motivated and able to remain organised and thorough? As a member of the independent consultants team at Engel & Völkers, you’ll be able to continuously show your initiative and flexibility, whilst at the same time, supporting your international clients.

Please keep in mind: Your income is based on commission and is dependent on your success. A high level of engagement and self-motivation is required.


Clients are your priority. As a real estate agent, you’ll actively approach your clients to support their individual needs and wishes - discretion and respect are paramount when creating trusting and long-lasting relationships. All of these factors underpin the foundation for a successful career in the property industry.

Entrepreneurial spirit

After taking your first confident step into self-employment and the high level of commitment it requires on a daily basis, it is essential for any real estate agent to approach property owners, buyers, and partners in a convincing and courteous manner.

Regardless of experience, you know that loyalty, open communication, and dependable market knowledge are all part of the most important success factors of this industry.

If you want to build a trusting client relationship, it's essential that you remain transparent throughout the entire purchase and sales process. The focus should always be to provide an excellent and all-encompassing service.

  • Good to know

    At Engel & Völkers, everyone can become a real estate agent - whether you are already working in the industry or if you have a different professional background and you’re looking to change careers. The Engel & Völkers Academy will train you to become a real estate agent, and in the process, help you to grow.

supported by a strong brand

Write your own success story as part of a strong brand

Paula Gegg Immobilienberaterin Berlin
The close co-operation with the team and the family atmosphere enable me to be successful and to combine my responsibilities as a mother with my professional ambitions.
Paula Gegg, Berlin
Property consultant - Sales
Engel & Völkers opens many doors with the excellent reputation in the real estate sector. Focusing on the job and putting in the effort are key to your success!
Marco Könemund, Berlin
Property consultant - Sales

Frequently asked questions

Answers to your questions

Why become a real estate agent?

Working as a real estate agent presents you with the opportunity to work in a varied and dynamic field, and it is a career you can do from almost everywhere to make property dreams come true. You will consult your clients professionally and individually, and in the process, you will be building your own reputation.

Whether you are an experienced property expert or if you’ve changed profession, our in-house academy will support you to build your own business under our brand. Working in a dynamic brand environment is very demanding, but at the same time, also very appealing and rewarding.

As an independent real estate agent, you can schedule your own time and determine your work routine.

How much does a real estate agent earn?

Your income depends on your own personal success.

There are no limits, and it’s your passion and consistent engagement that matters most.

Your sales and negotiation skills will help you to take matters into your own hands, which inturn will determine your earning potential. As a real estate agent under the Engel & Völkers brand, you’ll profit from a worldwide network, intensive training courses, as well as the very best marketing tools that will support you to drive your business.

What are the benefits for real estate agents working in the global network of Engel & Völkers?

When you build your business as a real estate agent under our brand, you’ll profit from our extensive global network. You’ll be in touch with our real estate agents and license partners worldwide via our supply system, allowing you the opportunity to support your clients in the very best way, and in the process, generate an income for yourself.

You’ll also have the opportunity to take part in intensive training and further development at our in-house academy, where you can regularly refresh your property knowledge and learn from other property experts.

Find Engel & Völkers in your area

Whether small, medium-sized or large properties - we cater to your individual needs and tailor our service to your requirements.

Your personal contact

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Your Engel & Völkers recruiting team

Vancouverstraße 2a

20457 Hamburg, Deutschland

+49152 22309618