How Do I get my Real Estate License?

REQUIREMENTS FOR AN ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE BROKER LICENSE:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Be of good moral character
  • Complete high school or its equivalent
  • Complete 75 hours of coursework
  • Pass a state-authorized examination
  • Apply on proper forms and submit the appropriate information and fees.

Classes can be taken in person or online.  An online option is with the Real Estate Institute  

As soon as you pass your test and submit your application to the State, you can affiliate with a brokerage then sign up with your local board and get your business started! 

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