How To Get Your Real Estate License In Pennsylvania

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3 Mandatory Hours
11 Elective Hours
14 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Pennsylvania Real Estate license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Real Estate licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Pennsylvania Real Estate: All

Total Hours Required: 14
Mandatory Hours: 3
Elective Hours: 11
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 05/31/2024
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 05/31/2024

Online Info

Continuing Education and Renewal Date: May 31st even years.

Hours Required by Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission: 14 hours
-3 mandatory hours
    -must be in a topic that covers the responsibilities of the broker and the responsibilities of their licensees regarding property management, advertising, and general supervision which would include, but not limited to, commissions and fees.
-11 elective hours

First Time Renewal Requirements: A newly licensed salesperson must complete 14 hours of Commission-developed modules to satisfy the continuing education requirement for renewal. This licensee must complete the General Module and either the Residential Module or Commercial Module.

Expiration Date of Course: Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.
Certificate: With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE hours that may be taken online.


Roster Required: no
Roster Process: Roster no longer required.
Roster Sent: Every 5 days

Governing Agency

Name: Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission
Phone: 7177833658
Fax: 7177870250
Address: 2601 North Third St. (Penn Center) Harrisburg, 17110

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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.