Becoming a real estate agent is often overlooked upon by many as a career opportunity, but, many tend to take this career option rather seriously after understanding the dire need for the same. Every minute there are people selling and buying property. Securing a dream house is the ultimate goal and getting people that dream house is what a real estate agent does. Many people shift careers from their regular 9 to 5 jobs into the real estate business looking for independency and flexibility of working hours. Making this career shift does not have a specific time and people from different age groups and experience have made this decision. But, there are several things that intrigue people about this industry and several things need to be kept in mind while making the transition. There are several requirements and formalities which need to be taken care of. Today we will be discussing the pros, cons and general requirements for this career field.