With The Housing Market Recovering, Is It Time To Become A Real Estate Agent?



With still over 12 million Americans unemployed, many are contemplating a jump to a completely new field. And few second (or third, or fourth) careers are as popular as the real estate business. The housing market is rebounding faster than jobs, and most analysts are optimistic that home prices will continue their upward trend. But is 2013 a good year to try your hand at house-flipping, or to buy a house to rent out, or to become a real estate agent?