255. Estate agency work.

255.     Estate agency work.

For the purpose of the statutory regulation of estate agents1, 'estate agency work' is defined as things done by any person in the course of a business2 pursuant to instructions received from another person (the 'client') who wishes to dispose of or acquire an interest in land3:


    (1)     for the purpose of, or with a view to, effecting the introduction to the client of a third person who wishes to acquire or, as the case may be, dispose of such an interest4; and


    (2)     after such