Real estate agent is a protected appellation
12 December 2018
The real estate agent is an appellation recognized since 2018 and
protected by the Elan Law
Coming to modify the Hoguet Law, the law Elan introduces a crime of unauthorized use of the title of real estate agent in France.
In summary, the article n°14 provides for a strengthening of penalties with a 6 months imprisonment and 7500 euros fine for anyone using the name of real estate agent, engaging or assisting in operations without being professional card holder.