How to Get Your Real Estate License in Illinois?

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

The requirements to become a real estate agent in Illinois are clear - be 18 or older, graduate from high school, complete 75 hours of pre-license coursework  and finally, complete the Illinois real estate license application.

  1. Step 1: Comply with the General Illinois Real Estate License Requirements:
    • To get your Illinois real estate license, you must be at least 18 years old
    • Graduate from high school or obtain the equivalent of a high school degree (GED)
  2. Step 2: Meet the Educational Real Estate License Requirements in Illinois by completing the following courses - Enroll Today
    • A total of 75 hours of pre-license coursework at a real estate school approved by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  3. Step 3: Take the Illinois real estate license exam
    • You will need a scaled score of 75 or better to pass your Illinois Real Estate license exam.
  4. Step 4: Complete the online real estate broker application

What happens if I don’t pass the Illinois real estate exam?

If you do not pass the Illinois real estate exam after completing your courses, you may retake the exam up to three times. If you do not pass the exam on the fourth attempt, you must retake the pre-license coursework before registering again for the exam.
Your success is a serious business. Real Estate Express guarantees: Pass your Illinois real estate license exam the first time—or you don’t pay!

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

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

Does Illinois have licensing reciprocity with other states?

Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia,  Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin

Real Estate Express Courses Fulfill Your Illinois License Requirements

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

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Regulatory notes

Roster Required: yes

Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically to PSI/AMP every business day. Rosters are not submitted until the student has passed the course final exam and provided his/her PSI/AMP ID mentioned below to the school.

Illinois students must register with PSI/AMP as a student prior to course completion, and course completion information must be received electronically from the school to complete the examination registration process. Use this link to register as a student with PSI/AMP so the school may electronically submit your course completion(s):

Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation
Phone: 8005606420
Fax: 2177823390
Address: Real Estate Division 320 West Washington St. 3rd. Floor Springfield, IL 62786

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Illinois real estate licenseAll Real Estate Express Courses are approved by Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation.