Georgia Real Estate License Requirements
Learn about the real estate education needs for licensing and renewal in your state.
Licensing Board/Commission: Georgia Real Estate Commission (GREC)
Education hours required for a real estate salesperson license in the state of Georgia: N/A
Education hours required for a real estate broker license in the state of Georgia: 60 hours
Georgia also requires 25 hours of postlicense education.
A real estate professional licensed in another state who becomes a Georgia resident may obtain an equivalent Georgia real estate license without further examination or education. The applicant must submit a certification of license history (no more than one year old) from the state in which the applicant is currently licensed. The certification of license history must show that the applicant:
- is currently in good standing; (The license cannot be lapsed or expired.)
- has passed an examination for the type of license sought in Georgia; and
- has met all prelicense and continuing education requirements required for that license by that state.
Continuing Education (CE) and License Renewal Requirements:
In order to renew your real estate license in Georgia, 36 hours of real estate CE must be completed every 4 years from the month of your birth. Of the 36 hours, 3 hours must cover Georgia law and rules.