Learn what's required for your Real Estate License in Hawaii
This real estate licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Hawaii Real Estate Commission. We recommend you contact the Hawaii Real Estate Commission for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age by the licensing examination date. Applicants must be either a United States citizen, a United States national, or an alien authorized to work in the United States by the examination date. For a license to be issued, an applicant must provide his/her social security number, or the application will be deemed deficient and will not be processed further. Applicants must possess a reputation for or record of competency, honesty, truthfulness, financial integrity, and fair dealing.
All pre-license students must create a MyPVL account with the Hawaii Real Estate Branch and register with the prelicense school. Course completion information is posted directly to the student’s MyPVL account through the Real Estate Branch website within 10 days of course completion. Visit the following website for help creating a MyPVL account: https://login.ehawaii.gov/lala/video-transcript1.lala
Salesperson license applicants must complete the salesperson Commission approved prelicense course given in Hawaii (including passing the course final exam) or apply for and obtain a “Prelicensing Education Equivalency – Real Estate” to be eligible to take the licensing examination administered by PSI.
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.