Property services

Property services is mainly concerned with, designing, maintaining, selling and leasing property assets such as houses, apartments or blocks of land. Property services also include things like pest control, cleaning and servicing and maintaining houses or apartments. Surveyors and architects are also counted as being under property services as they deal with designing and drafting and measuring properties. Employment is projected to boom in this sector in the near future as Australia’s population expands and property becomes more critical.

Typical jobs:

  • Architect

  • Real estate agent

  • Property manager

  • Land surveyor

  • Pest controller

  • Facilities coordinator/ Caretaker

  • Interior designer

Would it suit me?

The industry could suit you if you:

  • Follow property trends and the property market

  • Like buildings and how they are designed and constructed

  • Like working with others, including clients, tradespeople or building professionals

  • Are good at sales and negotiations

  • Like problem solving

  • Are good at preparing estimates, valuations, quotes or budgets.

  • Are a good communicator and can get on with people from diverse backgrounds

How can I get into the industry?

Some of the most popular courses in this industry include:

  • Bachelor of Property Valuation

  • Certificate IV in Real Estate Practise

  • Certificate IV in Surveying

  • Diploma of Interior Design

  • Bachelor of Architecture


Speak to your school to find out more.


  • Skills


  • Property services

Business Unit:

  • Training Services NSW
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