Discover the role of property consultant

Discover the joy of becoming
your own boss

The mission of an independant property consultant*

Property consultants* are responsible for :

  • prospecting for new instructions .
  • offering for sale properties they have  obtained Terms of Business
  • organising viewings.
  • accompanying clients in negotiations.
  • providing support in managing the administrative formalities associated with the property transaction

Want to know more about starting your own business with the support of iad? Attend one of our upcoming Business Opportunity Presentations, online or in-person

Required skills

To be a property consultant*, no qualification is required! The skills of the profession are acquired through continuous training and on the job.

Professional skills :

  • Have a good command of the technical and legal aspects of property transactions 
  • Knowing how to react to trends, changes and opportunities in the property market.

Personal skills :

  • Demonstrate diplomacy.
  • Excellent interpersonal and listening skills.
  • Have a taste for challenge

Entrepreneurial status

To become an iad independent property consultant*, you must create your company.

To operate as an independent consultant* with iad you have the choice between two set up’s.

  • Sole trader is an easier and less complex way to start up with less admin. There are however restrictions on scaling up.
  • Limited (Ltd) company more admin, greater tax efficiency with no limits on turnover with  limited liability on losses and debts.

Frequently asked questions

iad UK offers a training course for all  independent property consultants*.
This fully digitalized training course provides you with all the key knowledge and skills required to work as a property consultant .

iad offers training to become an independent property consultant*. No prerequisites are required. The training lasts from 6 to 9 months and allows you to work as a property consultant  by joining the iad network.

You do not have to join a property network, simply set up your business and the rest is all covered by our training.

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* All I@D property consultants are self-employed agents part of the I@D network which is a network of estate agents managed by I@D UK Limited, a private limited company incorporated in England (company number 14476433) whose registered office is at 50 Seymour Street, London, England, W1H 7JG