These are crucial times for realtors in the country. The economic downturn that affects all sectors, including the real estate, also threatens to lead to the precipice these professionals whose job is to facilitate property transactions.
Some may not even feel the downturn because they work in organized companies and with experience in the business. But the vast majority who works independently already feels the effects of the crisis, which is reflected in the housing sector through an excessive supply of goods, with a demand that has been falling since last year. According to the specialized firm in market research Market Watch, in 2015 only ib Guayaquil a 20% less was sold compared to 2014; and Quito, the figure was 35%.