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About Our Programs

The Key to Your Illinois Real Estate Education Success!

Real Estate Institute is a premier continuing education (CE) provider for Illinois real estate brokers. Renew your IL real estate license with our approved CE that goes beyond what the competitors can provide. We help you get the most out of your Illinois broker education. When you leave Real Estate Institute, you’re not only an Illinois real estate professional, you’re a real estate master.

Our students come back year after year because they trust Real Estate Institute to provide:

  • Simple CE courses that satisfy the current requirements for renewal.
  • Interesting and relevant content created by expert educators who are also active agents.
  • A customer service team ready to help with any of your licensing and renewal questions.
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Whether you've been licensed for years or are completing your first renewal, we have a program created specifically to address your requirement.

Continuing Education

Required for all brokers, except those renewing for the first time.

Post-License Education

Only for brokers who are renewing for the first time. 

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Managing Brokers

Our All Online or All Live packages satisfy your requirement and have No Final Exam! Both packages include the Ethics course approved by the Chicago Association of REALTORS®. Get the continuing education you need to renew your Illinois real estate license today!

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Residential Leasing Agents

One course is all you need! We have provided continuing education to more Illinois residential leasing agents than any other school. Our students love our straightforward, one-course CE solutions. Complete the online course any time on any device.

License Renewal

Illinois Managing Brokers must complete 24 credit hours of continuing education and renew their licenses with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) by April 30, 2023.

Exceptions:  Managing Brokers in their first renewal are exempt from the 12-hour Broker Management CE course.
Active Illinois Attorneys are not required to complete CE but must renew their license with IDFPR.

Determine Your Requirement

Not sure which program is right for you? Use our Virtual Assistant or call us.