How to Get Your Real Estate License in Florida

Do you want to become a real estate agent and get Florida Real Estate License? Real Estate Express taught thousands of aspiring real estate agents in Florida, we make it easy for you to get up to speed on the Florida real estate license requirements.

Learn what's required for your Real Estate License in Florida

This real estate licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Florida Dept of Business & Prof. Regulat.. We recommend you contact the Florida Dept of Business & Prof. Regulat. for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Florida Real Estate License: Sales Agent

All applicants for licensure who pass a sales associate licensure examination must satisfactorily complete a Commission-prescribed post-licensing course prior to the first renewal following initial licensure.

For a licensed sales associate, the post-licensing education requirement shall consist of one or more Commission-approved courses which shall not exceed 45 hours of 50 minutes each, inclusive of examination. The license of any sales associate who does not complete the postlicensure education requirement prior to the first renewal following initial licensure shall be considered null and void. Such person wishing to again operate as a real estate sales associate must requalify by satisfactorily completing the sales associate's prelicensure course and passing the state examination for licensure as a sales associate.

Online Limitations

According to the Florida Division of Real Estate a minimum grade of 75% is required in order to pass the final exam for post-licensing education.  You will only be allowed two attempts at the final exam. If you fail the exam twice you will be required to re-enroll in the course, and you will need to go through the entire course again in order to take the final exam.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every business day for the previous day's completions (ex. Monday completions are reported on Tuesdays; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday completions are reported on Mondays, etc.)

**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.**
Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Florida Dept of Business & Prof. Regulat.
Phone: 8504871395
Fax: 8504888040
Address: 2601 Blair Stone Road Tallahassee, FL 32399

Florida Real Estate License: Broker

All applicants for licensure who pass a broker licensure examination must satisfactorily complete a Commission-prescribed post-licensing course prior to the first renewal following initial licensure.

For a broker, the post-licensing education requirement shall consist of one or more Commission-approved courses which shall not exceed 60 hours of 50 minutes each, inclusive of examination.

Online Limitations

According to the Florida Division of Real Estate a minimum grade of 75% is required in order to pass the final exam for post-licensing education.  You will only be allowed two attempts at the final exam. If you fail the exam twice you will be required to re-enroll in the course, and you will need to go through the entire course again in order to take the final exam.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every business day for the previous day's completions (ex. Monday completions are reported on Tuesdays; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday completions are reported on Mondays, etc.)

**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.**
Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Florida Dept of Business & Prof. Regulat.
Phone: 8504871395
Fax: 8504888040
Address: 2601 Blair Stone Road Tallahassee, FL 32399

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.