Get started on your Illinois real estate license!

Are you interested in getting your real estate license in Illinois? The Illinois Association of REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center is your trusted source for real estate education. We provide the tools and support you need to complete your goals. Our Quick Start Guide to Real Estate Licensing for the basic information you need to get started today. For a more complete picture, download the Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center Handbook: Start Your Career in Real Estate.

Why choose the Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center for your real estate education?

  • 25 years of experience providing real estate education
  • Highly qualified, state-approved pre-license and continuing education instructors
  • Affordable options to fit your busy schedule
  • Self-directed Home Study, eStudy and webinar course options
  • Online learning partners Hondros Learning and RECampus
  • 60+ state-approved classroom branch locations - look for one near you!
  • Scholarships available to qualified applicants - apply today

Select an option below to learn more about obtaining a broker license, managing broker, license, leasing agent license or continuing education:

Broker License


Managing Broker License


Leasing Agent LicenseContinuing Education

The Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center is your trusted source for state-approved real estate licensing and continuing education. Licensed by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation since 1992, the Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center is a name you can trust.

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Illinois REALTORS® has a team of education specialists to help guide you.
Ph: 800-523-5077

Order study guides, home study and exam prep materials from the IAR REALTOR® Store, 1-800-529-2696

75-Hour Broker Pre-license e-study
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Combine this with the 15-Hour Broker Pre-license Applied Real Estate Principles interactive classroom course and be eligible to take the exam to obtain a real estate broker license in Illinois.


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