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Illinois Real Estate: Licensing

We Offer Everything You Need to Get a Broker License

Becoming a real estate broker allows you to help others buy, sell, manage and lease all types of real estate.

This is the right licensing option for individuals who:

  • Want to engage in more real estate activities than a leasing agent
  • Are excited about a career that offers flexibility and high income potential
  • Plan to work under the direction of a licensed managing broker
  • Desire a more thorough understanding of the real estate industry
  • Wish to take advantage of the unique investment opportunities available in the current marketplace

Real Estate Institute's 90 credit-hour program* includes:

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Package Savings Course List

You may enroll for the entire 90-hour program or individual courses.

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The state requires that you:

  1. Be at least 21 years of age
  2. Hold a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  3. Have a sponsoring managing broker or firm
  4. Successfully complete a total of 90 credit hours of pre-license education
  5. Pass a state exam
  6. Complete post-license education before your first renewal
Real Estate Institute is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
IDFPR Approved #510.000158.