The real estate sector continues to play a major role in economy, despite the slowdown that followed the 2008 financial crisis. The mortgage industry has slowly picked up, and the housing market is recovering steadily buoyed by low mortgage rates and a shortage of housing stock in many states. This bodes well for anyone interested in pursuing a career in this field.

Learn about potential careers in architecture, building, construction and planning, and the skills, and training that you need to succeed in this fast growing area.

How to Become a Carpenter

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Carpentry is a very important field that assists in the construction of many different structures such as buildings, houses, retail...
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How to Become a Cartographer

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Cartography is the study and practice of creating geographical maps. Highly trained professionals are required to perform cartography tasks and...
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How to Become a Ceramic Engineer

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Ceramic engineering is a branch of engineering that focuses on creating a variety of objects from materials that are inorganic...
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How to Become a Central Office Installer

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Most companies and organizations rely on a variety of telecommunications equipment. Central office installers are highly trained professionals that install...
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How to Become a Building Inspector

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Building inspection is an important part of the construction process to ensure that all structures are up to code and...
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