How to Get Your Real Estate License in Florida

Florida Real Estate License RequirementsGetting your real estate license in Florida is a fairly straight forward process. That being said, it is a process with a number of steps that need to be followed. This information is provided to give you a road map for how to get your real estate license in Florida.

This information has been compiled from the Florida Real Estate Board. Please understand that the states can periodically make changes to the minimum education requirements, experience criteria and testing / examination procedures. Feel free to visit their website or contact them directly.

Florida Real Estate License Requirements

Agency Name:
Department of Business & Professional Regulations – Florida Real Estate Commission


– Must Be 18 years of age

Other Requirements:
– Have a High School Diploma or GED

Course work – Classes:
– Pass a 60 Hour pre-licensing course that has been approved by the state – Minimum grade of 70% is required on the end-of-course examination.
– The course is valid for licensure purposes for two years after the course completion date.

Course Final:
– Have to pass a proctored final exam

Online Allowed?:
– State Approved Online Course is ALLOWED – Click Here to Get Started

Independent State Exam:
– Administered by outside vendor

Florida Real Estate Schools

Taking an online pre-licensing course allows your to succeed at your own pace, without being tied to a set schedule that may be spread out over weeks of time. You can take an online course in the comfort of your home without the distractions of other students that may not be a committed to getting up and running as much as you are. Click Here for a list of Real Estate Schools in Florida

Application for the Florida Real Estate Exam

Once you have passed your Real Estate Course Final Exam you can apply to take the Florida Real Estate Exam

Schedule – Take & Pass your Florida Real Estate Exam

When they have your application – you can schedule to take (& pass) your State Exam
Submit a completed RE 2050-1 form to activate the license, otherwise the license is issued in an inactive status. If you want to immediately begin working as a sales associate, submit the completed RE 2050-1 form at the examination site. Otherwise, submit the RE 2050-1 form to the Division of Real Estate.

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