estate agent

noun

Definition of estate agent

British
: a real estate broker or manager

Examples of estate agent in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Another high-end real-estate agent reported that the island’s rental home inventory was nearly sold out for the month of July. Hannah Seligson, Town & Country, "In the Thick of the Pandemic, Nantucket Reveals its Best Self," 3 Nov. 2020 Real estate agent Peter Grimm said the turnaround time is usually less than a week. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, "Restaurant suit, Rocket Boys, food bank boom: News from around our 50 states," 27 Oct. 2020 In central Oregon, real-estate agent Chris Sperry has also played peacemaker. Te-ping Chen, WSJ, "In Tight Housing Market, Sales Come With Surprising Conditions, Including Skeletons," 23 Oct. 2020 Carroll, who’s a real-estate agent, had already filled out the contract for the house for his friend. Rhaina Cohen, The Atlantic, "When a Friend Is Your Life Partner," 20 Oct. 2020 Evans, a former real-estate agent whose daughter has Angleman, established the Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics (FAST) based in Downers Grove, Illinois. Lydia Denworth, Science | AAAS, "Is gene therapy ready to treat some forms of autism?," 14 Oct. 2020 Real estate agent Mark Hull, who lives in Dune Acres, said lake levels go up and down but this year has been an exception. Amy Lavalley, chicagotribune.com, "Lake Michigan property values in Indiana are climbing despite erosion issues. One possible cause: Residents fleeing Illinois.," 9 Oct. 2020 Real estate agent Sherri Beier, Coldwell Banker, speculates that it was originally built as someone’s rustic getaway spot. Kim Palmer, Star Tribune, "At just 425 square feet, tiny house near Cedar Lake hits market for $400K," 9 Oct. 2020 Real estate agent John Turner-McClelland, a Democrat, is looking to unseat incumbent Kenneth Maun. Jon Arnold, Dallas News, "McKinney voters, here are the local races on your ballot for the 2020 November elections," 6 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of estate agent

1856, in the meaning defined above

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8 Nov 2020

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“Estate agent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/estate%20agent. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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