This category of jobs can include estate agents, developers, lenders, local authority housing administrators, builders, estate managers and quantity surveyors. The list goes on and on and when a person answers the question of what job they do with the response "I work in property", it's enough to make you want them to run back to their own property, as it rarely answers the question.
The property industry involves the design, construction, buying and selling, development and management of property. It will include the financial aspect of property as well as the applied aspect. In 2011 over 360,000 people worked in the property industry with over 50% being employed by a company of 10 or less employees.
The property industry offers opportunities throughout the UK, especially London, where the residential and commercial property markets are most buoyant and international companies base their operation