Illinois Real Estate Licensing and Training

Illinois REALTORS Licensing and Training Center

Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center assists real estate professionals and students. 

For 25 years, we have been your trusted source for quality, state-approved education. 

We Can Help 
Our Start Your Career in Real Estate handbook and the Quick Start Guide to Real Estate Licensing have all the basic information you'll need to get started. 

Our Help Desk can answer your questions about:

  • how to get a license
  • how to keep up to date with state standards
  • how to obtain additional specialized training. 

Help Desk Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 217-529-2600 | Email:

Classes and Testing Near You
Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center has relationships with local REALTOR® associations and instructors statewide who can help you reach your educational goals. Instructors and Branches | Proctor Locations

A Variety of Course Options
Illinois REALTORS® provides top quality training in just about every aspect of the real estate industry, and our courses are available in a variety of formats: home studyeStudywebinarclassroom, and online courses through our learning partners, Hondros Learning  and RECampus.

Scholarships for Qualified Applicants
Apply today with the Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation. 

License Reciprocity
Illinois has license reciprocity with some states. See IDFPR's list of approved states

Learn about pre-license requirements and find courses for obtaining your real estate broker, managing broker or leasing agent license by selecting an option below:


Managing Broker License


Continuing Education

REALTOR® Store: 800-529-2696 |

Illinois REALTOR Store

Other Illinois Real Estate Professions & Licensure Information:

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2016 Broker License Renewal

Why you should become a REALTOR®

Pre-license and CE study guides, home study courses and exam prep materials are available at the Illinois REALTOR® Store,, 1-800-529-2696


You don't have to leave home!
The Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center is your trusted source for state-approved real estate licensing and continuing education including convenient interactive course webinars.

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