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How to Obtain a Real Estate License

Real Estate Licensing

Each State has different licensure requirements. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage can help you through this process to get you up and running quickly.

We have carefully selected the best licensing courses throughout New England. Each program is led by experienced and talented instructors using concise materials that make the class interactive and interesting which results in high retention.

Our goal is to help you pass the real estate exam on the first try. We take pride in our pass rate. Prepare for your licensing exam with the premier Real Estate School in the industry.

 

 

Massachusetts Real Estate License Course

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires candidates to complete an exam preparation course with an accredited school in order to sit for the state exam. For a salesperson's license you must complete 40 hours of class room time. For a broker's license, you must complete 40 hours of classroom time.

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School is an accredited school offering 'Live' instruction courses throughout Massachusetts. In order to accommodate your busy schedule, we have the following course offerings:

Benefits of attending Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School:

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program offered to our students who join a Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office; upon their first closed transaction within 12 months.
  • Repeat classes for free for 1 year
  • LIVE classroom instruction.
  • We conduct the classes because we are looking to hire talented new agents
  • A meeting with the manager of the office in the area you wish to work.
  • Learn in the same environment that our sales associates are trained in and take advantage of the opportunity to 'check out' the world's premier residential real estate company.

Complete the 40 hour Course required by the state through one of these formats:

2 Weekends, Sat & Sun (8am to 6pm)

Cost:$299.00 (includes materials) ** Bring a Friend and you both recieve our discounted rate of only $259!

Exam cost $101. Exam administered by Pearson Vue

Locations:

Waltham: 52 2nd Ave, 3rd floor.(Also our Corporate Headquarters for New England)

Longmeadow: 136 Dwight Rd.

Note: If you attend a class through the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School, you are under no obligation to work for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.

Contact: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School (cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com) or call 800-779-3830 for more information and current course offerings
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New Hampshire Real Estate License Course

New Hampshire requires candidates to complete a 40 hour exam preparation course with an approved school in order to sit for the state exam.

The Manchester NH Office is offering evening pre-licensing class from 6-10 and will begin on Thursday, July 10th, 2014. Classes meet on Thursdays from 6-10 in the evening and are taught by Charlene Mason. The location is Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 71 Hamel Drive, Manchester and the cost is $349.00  For further information, please call Maggie at 603-625-5665.

Southern NH Course:

Dave Carmody Real Estate Pre-licensing course reviews both National and State specific material as required by the New Hampshire Real Estate Commission for those taking the New Hampshire Real Estate Licensing Exam.

  • 12 three-hour classes which run weekly on Tuesdays from 5:45 to 8:45.
  • Open Enrollment - You can join the class on any Tuesday
  • All class materials included

Location: Londonderry - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - 4 Nasua Road (Route 102)

Lakes Region Course:

CMSU’s Real Estate Pre-licensing Course addresses both National and State specific information as required by the New Hampshire Real Estate Commission for those taking the New Hampshire Real Estate Licensing Exam.

  • 8 classes of 4 hours each which generally meet once a week for 8 weeks (the July and November sessions complete in 6 weeks). Morning classes begin at 9:00 AM and evening classes begin at 6:00 PM.
  • A weekend wrap up session
  • All class materials included

Locations: Laconia – Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage 348 Court Street

Once you pass your Real Estate Pre-Licensing Exam with a score of 70% or better you can take your state licensing exam.

The exam is administered by the Applied Measurement Professionals, Inc. (AMP). An application for the exam can be found on www.goamp.com.

All exam registration forms, along with the examination fee must be submitted to the NH Real Estate Commission office at:

New Hampshire Real Estate Commission
64 South Street, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-2701

Schedule for Exams: Offered Daily Monday - Fridays
Exam Fee: $115.00
License Fee: $70.00

Contact: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School (cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com) or call 800-779-3830 for more information and current course offerings

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Rhode Island Real Estate License Course

The State of Rhode Island requires candidates to complete a 45 hour exam preparation course with an approved school in order to sit for the state exam. The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School offers 'Live' instruction courses designed to be interactive and interesting so students retain the information needed to pass the exam.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage School of Real Estate
Registration: (401) 739-9500 Ext. 2699
Also call (401) 739-9500 Ext. 2699 for current schedule

Course Length: 45 Hours

Course Fee: $250.00 (includes textbooks)

Rhode Island Real Estate Licensing Exam

Passing the Rhode Island Real Estate Licensing Exam by 70% or better is required to become a real estate agent.

Exam Schedule: The exam is administered through Pearson Vue testing services.
Application Fee: $10.00
Salesperson's Exam Fee: $70.00
Salesperson's License: $130.00 every 2 years (prorated)
Recovery Fee: $25.00

Contact: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School (cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com) or call 800-779-3830 for more information and current course offerings

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Maine Real Estate License

The State of Maine requires candidates to complete a 55 hour exam preparation course in order to sit for the state exam.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsors a discount for individuals that register by contacting one of our managers or emailing us directly at cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3830. Course fee is only $320 for Coldwell Banker sponsored registrants vs the $395 cost of the class otherwise.

Locations:

Auburn - Fireside Inn, 1777 Washington Street Arthur Gary Real Estate School

Classes will be held 2 evenings from 6:00pm to 9:30pm and 3 Saturdays and 3 Sundays from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Augusta - Buker Community Center, 22 Armory Street Arthur Gary Real Estate School

Classes will be held 2 evenings from 6:00pm to 9:30pm and 3 Saturdays and 3 Sundays from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Bangor - Ramada Inn, 357 Odlin Road Arthur Gary Real Estate School

Classes will be held 2 evenings from 6:00pm to 9:30pm and 3 Saturdays and 3 Sundays from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Course Fee: $395 (Includes all course materials) Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsors a discount for individuals that register by contacting one of out managers or by emailing us directly at cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3830

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsored discount would bring the total cost to $320, includes all course materials.

Maine Real Estate Licensing Exam
If you passed your Real Estate Pre-Licensing Course with at 75% or better, you will not need to take the Maine State Exam. You will have 1 year from the date of passing the Pre-Licensing Course to activate your License with a Broker.

All others are required to take the Maine State Licensing Exam.

Maine Real Estate Commission, Augusta, ME
Department of Professional & Financial Regulations (207)624-8521

Schedule: The exam is administered through Promissor testing services. An appointment can be made to sit for the exam by calling
(877) 543-5220
Locations: South Portland and Bangor
Exam Fee: $85.00 (Non-Refundable)
License Fee: $100.00

Contact: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Real Estate School (cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com) or call 800-779-3830 for more information and current course offerings

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Maine Associate Broker's License Course

An associate broker licensee must be affiliated with a licensed real estate agency to be eligible to perform brokerage services.

This licensee may be held on inactive status

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsors a discount for individuals that register by contacting one of our managers or emailing us directly at cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3830. Course fee is only $340 for Coldwell Banker sponsored registrants vs the $425 cost of the class otherwise.

How to Apply:

Fees:

  • Application/License fee: $100
  • Criminal Records Check Fee: $21

Term: Biennial (2 Years)

Requirements:

  • General Requirements
  • How to qualify for the license
    • Complete two years practice as an actively licensed sales agent; and
    • Complete the 60-hour Associate Broker Course (plus Documented Field Experience Form) with a minimum final grade of 75%; and
    • Pass the Sales Agent examination administered by Pearson VUE (if this examination was not passed prior to Sales Agent Licensure).
    • Click Candidate Handbook for more detailed information about licensing requirements and instructions for scheduling an examination.

 

Course Fee: $425 (Includes all course materials) Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsors a discount for individuals that register by contacting one of out managers or by emailing us directly at cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3830

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sponsored discount would bring the total cost to only $340, includes all course materials.

INSTRUCTORS: Douglass Hooper, Shery; Gregory, Carol Thorne, Walter Boomsma

Course Locations:

Augusta - Buker Community Center, 22 Armory Street

Course will be held seven full days from 8:00am to 5:00pm each day and the last day from 8:00am to noon.

Bangor - Ramada Inn, 357 Odlin Road

Course will be held seven full days from 8:00am to 5:00pm each day and the last day from 8:00am to noon.

Westbrook - Arthur Gary School of Real Estate, 396 Cumberland Street

Course will be held seven full days from 8:00am to 5:00pm each day and the last day from 8:00am to noon.

To recieve a Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Sponsored discount registration form please email cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3820. [top]

For more information or to enroll, e-mail: cbrblicensingschool@nemoves.com or call 800-779-3830 for the latest schedule and locations.
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