Utah Career Outlook for Real Estate Agents
Choosing a career in real estate may be the best decision of your life. It can be very rewarding if you are prepared to give it all you've got. The Utah real estate market is doing very well right now and more agents are needed to meet the demand for the many buyers and sellers.
Market Data Highlights:
Closed sales are up 2.4% in 2017 YTD in comparison to 2016.*
Sales prices of properties are up 10.6% in 2017 YTD in comparison to 2016.*
Utah's Real Estate Workforce By the Numbers
According to Utah.gov, there are approximately 15,000 active real estate brokers and agents licensed in Utah.
There are fewer real estate agents in Utah compared to the national average. There is about one agent or broker for every 200 people in Utah. The national average is 1 agent for every 158 people.
Agents are selling more properties at higher prices with fewer competitors. Hardworking agents are making big bucks in this real estate market!
Utah is a market with outstanding opportunities.
If you are ready to begin an exciting life as a Real Estate Agent, then please contact us today. If you are ready to register, feel free to enroll in our course!
* Last Update: 3/13/17 Source: Utah Association of Realtors® Local Market Updates by County Report.