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Pennsylvania Real Estate License

Pennsylvania Real Estate License is the basic need of working in the realty souk. The Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission under the Pennsylvania Department of State's Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs regularize the real estate by issuing real estate license to the professional candidates only.

Pennsylvania Real Estate License Requirements: For Salesperson

PA real estate licensing needs vary in terms of education and experience for real estate salesperson and brokers. Pennsylvania real estate license need for real estate salesperson are as follow:
  • Candidate must be 18 years of age
  • Must have completed 60 hours or four credit hours of pre-licensing course for getting PA real estate license
  • Educational requirements for the candidates who have completed bachelor's degree with real estate as major and attorneys with juris doctor degree are exempted.
  • Licensed real estate broker applying for the real estate salesperson license in PA needs to complete two credit hours.
  • After completing the courses, real estate exam is cleared and within three years of clearing real estate exam candidate can apply for the Pennsylvania real estate license.

PA Real Estate Broker License

Pennsylvania real estate licence for brokers also needs certain requirements, which are as follow:
  • Age of the applicant must be 18
  • Along with the application for the license, candidate should also furnish the recommendations from one broker. Along with this two unrelated people who has the property in the county where the applicant has the business must also give their recommendations.
  • Real estate examination in any case is mandatory. Even if the applicant is in the state of inactivity or has not renewed the real estate license for more than five years then s/he will have to reappear for the exam.

Real Estate License Renewal

In Pennsylvania Real Estate License gets expired on 31st May in every even numbered year. Before 2-3 months of the date of expiry, commission sends the renewal notice to the candidates. PA real estate license renewal needs 14 hours of continuing education as per Section 404.1(a) of Real Estate Licensing and Registration Act. PA real estate license status can be checked online.

Real Estate License Verification

To activate the real estate license status get the forms from the commission and complete the requirements. Pennsylvania real estate license verification can be done online as the state has online real estate license verification service. Here search for the licensees can be done. Even if you do no know the exact name and address Wildcard search will further help you in the license verification by entering partial data.

For any further reference on PA real estate license, licensing need, status of the license, its renewal etc you can log on to the official website of Real Estate Commission. Link for the same has been given by

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