How to Get Your Real Estate License in Georgia?

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

The requirements to become a real estate agent in Georgia are clear - graduate from high school, pass background check,  complete 75-hour Salesperson Pre-license Course, and successfully pass Georgia real estate exam.

  1. Step 1: Follow Georgia Real Estate License General Requirements:
    • Have a high school diploma or GED.
    • Pass a background check
    • Be at least 18 years old in order to become licensed in Georgia. If you are 17, you may sit for the exam, however, the license cannot be activated until you are 18
  2. Step 2: Follow Georgia Real Estate License Education Requirements - Enroll Today. You must meet ONE of the following Georgia real estate license educational requirements:
    • Successfully complete the required 75-hour Salesperson Pre-license Course at a school approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission, OR
    • Successfully complete a minimum of 10 quarter hours or six semester hours of coursework eligible for a major in real estate from a U.S. or Canadian accredited college or university or successfully complete a course in real property, agency, or contracts from a U.S. or Canadian accredited school of law, OR
    • Once you have completed your education requirements, you must submit your official transcript from the college, university, or school of law with your application for examination to Applied Measurement Professionals (not the Commission). Continuing education adult education, crash seminars and special short courses are not acceptable. AMP will notify you whether your coursework is acceptable
    • Alternatively, you may provide proof you completed at least 75 hours of pre-license course work approved by the real estate regulatory agency of another state or province of Canada. Be sure to obtain a letter from the agency that verifies that the course work is approved in that state or province.
    • In the first year of your licensure as a salesperson, you must take a 25-hour salesperson post-license course. If you don't complete the post-license course during the first year, your license will lapse.
  3. Step 3: Follow Georgia Real Estate License Exam Requirements.
    • Register for the examination administered by Applied Measurement Professionals and approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission.
    • Pay the examination fee of $121. This amount covers all fees due for the first four years of licensure.
    • Successfully pass Georgia real estate exam. The minimum passing score is 72%.
    • Apply for your license within 12 months of the date you took the exam; if 12 months have passed, you must retake the exam

Questions to answer when you are searching for sponsoring broker in Georgia?

  • How good is the reputation of the broker?
  • What kind of real estate is the broker selling? Is it the kind you are interested in selling?
  • How technologically savvy is the broker?
  • Have they sponsored people before? If so, in what ways do they support their real estate agents education and training?
  • What commission structure do they offer?
  • Do they offer other benefits?
  • Do they provide their real estate agents with leads and marketing materials?
  • Does the brokerage have room for growth or are there already more agents than are needed for their quantity of business?

What kind of information will I learn from Real Estate Express to help me get a real estate license in Georgia?

Real Estate Express will help you prepare for the Georgia real estate licensing exam.  You will learn at your own pace. You will also get tools for your future career. 

Pass your Georgia real estate license exam the first time—or you don’t pay!

Real Estate Express Courses Fulfill Your Georgia License Requirements

All Real Estate Express packages are approved by Georgia Real Estate Commission and satisfy the Georgia license requirements to sit for the license exam.  Get your real estate license today!

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Regulatory notes

The 75-hour Georgia Prelicense course requires a LIVE, PROCTORED COURSE FINAL EXAMINATION.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically to the Georgia Real Estate Commission every business day. Rosters are not submitted until information from the proctored course final exam has been verified and accepted.
Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Georgia Real Estate Commission
Phone: 4046563916
Fax: 4046566650
Address: International Tower; Suite 1000 229 Peachtree Street, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30303

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All Real Estate Express Courses are approved by Georgia Real Estate Commission.