Assistant real estate agent

From 2010, it is mandatory for every assistant real estate agent to obtain the industry-recognized diploma from SVMNIVO, provided you work at a real estate agency that is affiliated with the real estate industry associations such as NVM and LMV. What activities does an assistant broker perform who works for an NVM broker? What is the content of the assistant residential real estate agent training? Can you apply for a subsidy for the mandatory training? An overview:

What does an assistant real estate agent do?

As an assistant real estate agent, you assist a certified real estate agent living in a real estate agency.

What work does an assistant real estate agent do?

You assist a certified real estate agent in his or her work, such as:

  • Purchase of homes,
  • Sales of homes,
  • Valuations of homes,
  • Rental of housing,
  • Rental of properties,
  • Private housing market,
  • Managing the relationship file,
  • Managing the customer base,
  • Carrying out promotional activities.

Mandatory diploma as an assistant real estate agent

The residential real estate assistant training course prepares you well for a very varied profession in real estate and real estate. After obtaining the SVMNIVO – diploma Assistant Residential Real Estate Agent, mandatory from 2010 for every (future) assistant residential real estate agent who works at a real estate agency that is affiliated with the trade association NVM or LMV, you may use the title A-RMT.

Who is the mandatory residential real estate agent diploma intended for?

The Assistant Real Estate Agent training course is intended for anyone who works, or wants to work in the future, as an assistant real estate agent. This SVMNIVO – Residential Real Estate Assistant diploma is mandatory from 2010 for every assistant real estate agent who works for an NVM real estate agency and/or works for a certified NVM real estate agent.

Registered assistant real estate agent

Anyone who obtains the SVMNIVO – Assistant Real Estate Agent diploma will be included in the public SVMNIVO Assistant Real Estate Register.

Ambition broker-appraiser

For anyone who has the ambition to eventually become a certified real estate agent-appraiser, the Residential Real Estate Assistant course is a good stepping stone to the eventual real estate agent-appraiser course.

Apply for a subsidy for the Residential Real Estate Assistant training course

If you are employed by a real estate company, you can submit a subsidy request to the SFVB sector fund. If the request is accepted, you will receive approximately 30% reimbursement of both the training and exam costs. For more information, visit the SFVB sector fund website: www.sfvb.nl

Content of training assistant real estate agent

The residential real estate assistant training course consists of:

  • 2 theory modules (Law and Capita Selecta) and one
  • Practical module (Practical test).

Law, Legal aspects I

  • Introduction to law,
  • Use of the law books,
  • Personal law,
  • Family law,
  • Inheritance law,
  • Business rights,
  • law of obligations,
  • Land registry.

Law, Legal aspects II

  • Constitutional law,
  • Public housing,
  • Housing Act,
  • Spatial Planning Act,
  • Expropriation Act,
  • Environmental law,
  • Road Act,
  • Monuments Act,
  • Aviation Act.

Capita Selecta

This module from the residential real estate assistant training course has 5 topics:

  • Construction,
  • Real estate economics,
  • Taxation,
  • Marketing and the
  • Specialization Residential/SME.

Practical test

You must be able to defend yourself orally about the practical assignments that you had to complete during the residential real estate assistant training. This defense will take an average of half an hour and will be conducted by a certified real estate agent/appraiser