How to become a real estate agent in Illinois
To get a real estate license in Illinois, you need to complete required pre-license education courses and pass the state licensing exam. We provide you with courses that can be completed entirely from home or in a classroom near you, and our Education Specialists provide exceptional personal support to our students.
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To learn more about becoming a broker, managing broker or leasing agent, select an option below:
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Phone: (217) 529-2600 or (800) 752-3274
Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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IDFPR - Illinois real estate licensing and regulatory agency
AMP - Administers state license exams
REEF - Real estate scholarships available