WHAT IS A COMMERCIAL AGENT or AGENT COMMERCIAL? – This is a specific position within the real estate industry in France – so it may suit those people already living in France or if you are in the process of moving to France, it may be the ideal career move for you when you establish yourself. Commercial Agents are regulated under French law – Under the current French law that governs and regulates the practice of Estate Agencies in France and in particular -Article 4 of La Loi Hoguet – suitably qualified individuals can become an Agent Commercial – a person who works under the authorisation of one or more registered establishments – independently. The French Estate Agency is such a registered entity in France holding a Carte Professionnelle and the required insurances, and additionally is an accredited member of the recognized professional organisation SNPI (Syndicat National des Professionnels de l’Immobilier).
The French Estate Agency offers you the opportunity to earn commissions from your clients currency purchases via our associated currency providers.
Your property will be actively marketed outside of France at major property exhibitions by Co International Agents.
HOW CAN I BECOME A CO AGENT? – As an Agent Commercial in France you will have specific obligations and legal responsibilities to comply with the Laws in France.
You will be obliged to register at your local Greffe du Tribunal de Commerce (Chambre du Commerce) as an agent commercial or auto entrepreneur.
You will be obliged to have your own third party liability insurance in place – Responsabilité Civil Professionnelle (RCP) (The French Estate Agency can assist with this).
A basic office facility at your home or elsewhere in order that you can carry on your professional business again with insurance cover for your professional activity.
This position with The French Estate Agency is a self employed position. You will have a contract, that sets out the terms and conditions of the relationship between The French Estate Agency and yourself, detailing remuneration and basic conditions. Co Agents are by definition under French law individuals (personne physique).
OVERALL BENEFITS FOR CO AGENTS – You are the master of your own destiny. You can choose the hours that you work to suit your commitments. You can work from home. The financial benefits are commensurate for the effort you put in to your business.
Clients already waiting for your property – quote from French Property News; ‘More people want to purchase in France than any other country in the World.’
We have a network of International co agents actively marketing the property that you have mandated.
Your real estate business and property displayed on the first page within the top 5 listings for GoogleÔ and YahooÔ above 30 million listings in selected key search phrases.
Earn commission from clients that you introduce to the company and who want to purchase in another area (see commission structure) via another co agent.
You would be required to ensure that your own company tax and social security were in order for whatever trading entity you choose in your home country.
You would seek out sales leads – purchasers keen to visit and purchase a property in France. Your remuneration is generated from the sales leads that you provide that result in successful property completions.
A basic office facility at your home or elsewhere in order that you can carry on your professional business, again with insurance cover for your professional activity and to ensure that Head Office can contact you, potential clients can contact you and vice versa.
Opportunities also include sales and marketing personnal and account management.
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