Getting or keeping a real estate license in Washington requires following the laws and rules of the Legislature and Department of Licensing. Below, we've laid out some of the most common questions we get about the education process and about our school.
You must be at least 18 years of age. A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for a license. You must successfully complete an approved 60 hour Real Estate Fundamentals course and an approved 30 hour Practices course (within the last 2 years) before taking the State licensing exam.
Have at least 3 years of full-time experience within the last 5 years as an active real estate broker
Successfully complete 90 clock hours of Washington approved Managing Broker pre-license courses which include: 30-hour Advanced Law, 30-hour Broker Management, and 30-hour Business Management (within the last 3 years).
Students have 6 months to complete courses. The Core class is the exception and must be completed prior to December 31, 2021. We will have a new Core released on the 1st of January based on the new state curriculum.
Brokers and managing brokers need to take a 3 hour CORE course, 6 hour Fair Housing course as well as complete 21 elective clock hours. Licensees are required to complete their continuing education every two years.
A full refund will be given within 7 days of purchase if the following conditions have been met:
1. The student has not started the course.
2. A written cancellation notice has been received within 7 days of purchase.
A refund check will be mailed within 30 days of receipt of cancellation.