If you are new to real estate and are looking into getting a Utah real estate license or becoming a broker, all of the different terminology may initially be a little confusing. Add to it the fact that many consumers use these terms interchangeably and it can be hard to know where the differences lie. But there are some important differences between roles and educational requirements of various real estate professionals. In this article we will go over the different titles and what they actually mean.
An agent works for a broker – Sales agents are not allowed to work independently, they must be associated with a broker who would be responsible for their actions. Becoming a broker generally requires more schooling as well as a more extensive test.