Real Estate Requirements by State

Every state (plus Washington DC) has their own requirements to become licensed. Here is an overview of the main requirements, along with a link to your state's in-depth page. While every effort has been made to obtain up-to-date information for each state, fees change without notice, and the information on state websites can be difficult to find. If you see a new fee or find information that is currently unavailable, please let us know.

State Minimum Age Class Hours Application Fee State Website
Alabama 19 60 Hours $235 Alabama Licensing Website
Alaska 19 40 Hours $550 Alaska Licensing Website
Arizona 18 90 Hours $135 Arizona Licensing Website
Arkansas 18 60 Hours $75 Arkansas Licensing Website
California 18 135 Hours $245 California Licensing Website
Colorado 18 168 Hours $435 Colorado Licensing Website
Connecticut 18 60 Hours $80 Connecticut Licensing Website
Delaware 18 99 Hours $114 Delaware Licensing Website
District of Columbia 18 60 Hours $240 District of Columbia Licensing Website
Florida 18 63 Hours $89 Florida Licensing Website
Georgia 18 75 Hours $170 Georgia Licensing Website
Hawaii 18 60 Hours Unavailable Hawaii Licensing Website
Idaho 18 90 Hours $160 Idaho Licensing Website
Illinois 21 90 Hours Unavailable Illinois Licensing Website
Indiana 18 40 Hours $60 Indiana Licensing Website
Iowa 18 96 Hours $125 Iowa Licensing Website
Kansas 18 60 Hours $15 plus license fee Kansas Licensing Website
Kentucky 18 96 Hours $60 Kentucky Licensing Website
Louisiana 18 90 Hours $90 Louisiana Licensing Website
Maine 18 Unavailable $121 Maine Licensing Website
Maryland 18 60 Hours $210 Maine Licensing Website
Massachusetts 18 40 Hours $103 Massachusetts Licensing Website
Michigan 18 40 Hours $143 Michigan Licensing Website
Minnesota 18 90 Hours $135 Minnesota Licensing Website
Mississippi 18 60 Hours $135 Mississippi Licensing Website
Missouri 18 72 Hours $50 Missouri Licensing Website
Montana 18 60 Hours $122.50 Montana Licensing Website
Nebraska 19 60 Hours $145 Nebraska Licensing Website
Nevada 18 90 Hours $210 Nevada Licensing Website
New Hampshire 18 40 Hours Unavailable New Hampshire Licensing Website
New Jersey 18 75 Hours $160 New Jersey Licensing Website
New Mexico 18 90 Hours $270 New Mexico Licensing Website
New York 18 75 Hours $50 New York Licensing Website
North Carolina 18 75 Hours $30 North Carolina Licensing Website
North Dakota 18 45 Hours $100 North Dakota Licensing Website
Ohio 18 120 Hours $60 Ohio Licensing Website
Oklahoma 18 90 Hours $41 Oklahoma Licensing Website
Oregon 18 150 Hours $230 Oregon Licensing Website
Pennsylvania 18 60 Hours $107 Pennsylvania Licensing Website
Rhode Island 18 45 Hours $140 Rhode Island Licensing Website
South Carolina 18 60 Pre- & 30 Post-licensing Hours $60 South Carolina Licensing Website
South Dakota 18 116 Hours $225 South Dakota Licensing Website
Tennessee 18 90 Hours $260 Tennessee Licensing Website
Texas 18 150 Hours $137 Texas Licensing Website
Utah 18 120 Hours $152 Utah Licensing Website
Vermont 18 40 Hours $50 Vermont Licensing Website
Virginia 18 60 Hours Unavailable Virginia Licensing Website
Washington 18 90 Hours 146.25 Washington Licensing Website
West Virginia 18 90 Hours $25 West Virginia Licensing Website
Wisconsin 18 72 Hours $75 Wisconsin Licensing Website
Wyoming 18 54 Hours $139 Wyoming Licensing Website