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A successful franchise career as a real estate agent even without studying

The idea that a promising career as an independent entrepreneur can only be realized with a completed degree usually does not stand up to the practical experience of many successful traders: The real estate broker industry in particular offers numerous entry opportunities to build an ambitious company within a short time without having to do so to have to present separate training courses or degrees. The real estate franchise system by Engel & Völkers is a particularly promising option - get to know the advantages of our proven concept, which are available to you without having to study!

Self-employed as a real estate agent and franchisee: Possible without any problems and without a degree or specialist training

The professional field of real estate agent is an activity without complex entry requirements: Although state approvals or an operating permit as well as a business registration are required at some locations in Europe, these are mostly not linked to a school or academic qualification. If you want to gain a foothold in the real estate industry as a non-specialist entrepreneur, Engel & Völkers nevertheless recommends taking some basic courses on real estate management in order to be adequately prepared for your new business area. Sales or marketing seminars can also have a positive effect on your success as a real estate agent.

A franchise partnership with Engel & Völkers offers you the optimal basic requirements for your new real estate brokerage career. We also do not require an academic degree, prior experience in the industry, or a broker training, so that at Engel & Völkers you can quickly and easily start building your own real estate shop in a license area of ​​your choice. If you find that you still lack the necessary knowledge, the “Ready to Sell” and “Ready to Manage” training programs in the Engel & Völkers Academy are open to you at any time - here you acquire all the relevant skills to keep your company in the lead economically and growthwise long term.

- Our international brand with over 800 locations worldwide is the ideal basis for your independent start-up project

Start a real estate franchise: studies and professional experience make your market entry easier

Although not required to start a real estate franchise business, academic and professional experience can be of great benefit to your new career with Engel & Völkers. If you have already worked as a real estate agent or have been in a similar position, for example in the finance, construction or insurance industry, much of the experience you have gained can also be applied to your new career. Strong sales skills, which are expressed in a high level of empathy, your presentation skills or your rhetorical fluency, are definitely an advantage. A completed degree pays off for your real estate brokerage career almost regardless of your specialization: As a scholar, you learned to look at problems from different perspectives, to develop functional solutions and acquire new knowledge independently - important qualities of a successful entrepreneur . If you have also chosen a course such as Real Estate Management or Real Estate Management, you have valuable specialist knowledge that you can use excellently as an Engel & Völkers franchisee. With one of our area licenses you have the opportunity to exploit your entire professional potential - be it with or without a degree.

Engel & Völkers: A franchise partnership full of opportunities for your career

The real estate franchise system from Engel & Völkers offers you a unique complete package to set up a high-performance real estate company in a European location of your choice. For more than 20 years now, our franchise network has been growing on an international level - more than 800 independent locations are now successfully managed by franchisees with and without a degree. Take advantage of the opportunity and join our real estate franchise system: In addition to the advanced training system already mentioned, you get access to the complete Engel & Völkers business model, which you can adopt for your real estate shop. Convincing marketing material, innovative broker software, widespread contacts and our unique brand prestige - you can use all of this for your independent company and soon count yourself as one of the high-turnover Engel & Völkers license partners. If you would like to find out more about the services and conditions of our offer for new franchisees, we would be happy to arrange a personal consultation with you. You can call us at any time at +49 (0) 40 36 13 10 or fill out our contact form. By the way: Due to our large selection of free license areas, Engel & Völkers license partnerships are also possible abroad in many cases! We look forward to informing you about your options!


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