In order to practise as a real estate agent in the Republic of Cyprus, one needs to register at the Register of Real Estates Agents and obtain a licence from the Council of Real Estate Agents.
The term “Real Estate Agent” refers to a natural or legal person whose occupation is to act as an intermediary for a land transaction for a fee. In parallel, Real Estate transaction refers to every transaction for the conclusion of an agreement for the sale, purchase, exchange or leasing of immovable property for a period exceeding one month, including assigning the property with valuable consideration or through the transfer of company shares.
Initially, the application for the registration of a natural person in the Real Estate Agents Register is to be submitted either electronically through the competent authority's website or by hand/post to the competent authority:
Council of Real Estate Agents
Corner of Armenias & Lykourgou 1,
2001 Strovolos, Nicosia
PO Box: 28954, 2084 Nicosia
Tel. +357 22666377
Fax. +357 22518490
The application for the registration of a natural person in the Real Estate Agents Register should be accompanied by the following documents: