Becoming a real estate agent in California is as simple as getting your license, finding a broker sponsor, and getting to work selling real estate! As long as you fulfill the below requirements, you are already on your way to your goal.
California Real Estate License Requirements
The requirements to become a real estate agent in California are:
- Be a citizen of the United States or a lawfully admitted alien
- Be 18 years of age or older
- Be honest and truthful in your background check
Be sure to take some time to celebrate your accomplishment. You’ve put in a lot of work and effort and deserve a celebration!
California Real Estate License FAQ
CREC – California Department of Real Estate
California Department of Real Estate
1651 Exposition Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone: (877) 373-4542
Fax: (916) 263-8943
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