Frequently Asked Questions about License Renewal in Illinois
Real Estate Broker License Renewal
If you were licensed on or after Nov 2, 2019, your license was issued with an expiration date of April 30, 2022
If that is the case, read on about what you need to do to renew before that expiraton date.
Education requirements for 2022 Broker license renewal
While the exact requirements have not yet been announced by IDFPR, current requirements are 4 hours of Core and 8 hours Elective CE which must include at least one hour of Sexual Harassment Prevention Training if you were licensed prior to Feb. 1, 2020.
If this is your first renewal, you need 45 hours of Post-license education
We will update this page when more information is available about exact requirements for those who license is expiring on Apr 30, 2022.
How to Renew
After completing education requirements, submit your license renewal application and $150 State of Illinois licensing fee to IDFPR’s license renewal portal.
ABOUT ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE BROKER (AGENT) LICENSE COURSES
Illinois Real Estate Act of 2000 law
requires that an individual complete 75 hours of real estate educational training in order to take the state broker's licensing examination. These 75 hours consist of a 60-hour Real Estate Broker Topics course
and a 15-hour interactive training course, which can both be taken online. Both of these classes can be taken online and include an Illinois state required final examination. You can enroll in these courses by adding them to your cart from our course pages. Each of our courses include the course material, audio presentations, exercises, and practice quizzes. All of our topics courses also come with
Unlimited Online Access, Dedicated Customer Support, Course Access from Any Internet Device, Instructor Assistance, Printable Materials, Progress Tracking, and an Education Administrator