In this post, James recounts his experience on passing the Real Estate Salesperson (RES) exam, which according to trainers, have had a 30% pass rate in the last few sittings.

At that rate, the percentage is even more abysmal than most finance and professional accreditation courses out there!

I don’t know how true that is, but having sat through the paper myself, it certainly isn’t easy. And I feel for those who have a hard time getting through the economics concepts, land law and stuff like that.

There was quite a bit of memorization, a little bit of financial calculator usage and knowing a lot about HDB, URA, BCA, Ministry of Law regulations etc (that change almost every half a year).

Anyhow, James will tell us how the whole experience went. And for those interested to take the exam that is only getting more difficult (it is only held 3 …