If you're intending to use a real estate agent, you should first check that they have a valid licence. You can do this online.
A real estate agent licence permits the holder to act as an agent for real estate transactions. A licence holder may also have additional accreditations or conditions on their licence such as able to conduct auctions, or act as a buyer's agent only.
What you'll need
Any one of the following:
- licensee name
- trading name
- licence number.
How to check
- Select the 'Check online' button.
- Enter the licence information into the search field.
- Select the search button.