Illinois Real Estate CE Courses Online (IL License Renewal)

Prepare for real estate license renewal with convenient courses developed by industry experts. With comprehensive Illinois real estate CE, meet full state requirements — all in one place.

Illinois Real Estate CE Course Packages

IL Broker Post-Licensing Information

Total Hours Required: 45 hrs

IL Broker Post-Licensing Course Information

Mandatory Hours: 45 hrs
Elective Hours:

45 total hours every

License Requirements

Post-License Course (45 Hrs)

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Why it’s for you:
What’s included:
Mandatory Hours: 45 hrs
Elective Hours: 0 hrs

Total Hours: 45 hrs
Post-License Course:

Post-License Course package provides the essential tools to complete this education requirement when and how you want to. With self-paced online courses, complete coursework from anywhere, on your own time, at your own speed.

  • Fulfill the state-required Post-License course hours with this approved, mandatory course experience.
  • Work directly with expert local instructors whom you can email or call with questions.

RISMedia Premier Membership:

Unlock a world of unlimited access to best-in-class journalism, reports, educational tools, and exclusive events to fuel your professional growth with RISMedia Premier! A Premier annual membership is valued at $249.00. Here’s a snapshot of the benefits you can enjoy as a Premier member:

  • Unlimited access to RISMedia’s Premier contact catalog.
  • Exclusive access to our monthly Premier Reports, offering invaluable market analysis and trends.
  • Free admission to our engaging webinars and virtual events, including RISMedia’s Annual Real Estate’s Rocking in the New Year.
  • Special discounted rates for all of RISMedia’s in-person events, including the highly anticipated RISMedia’s Annual CEO & Leadership Exchange.

  • Narrating Audio for Coursework:

    Learn how you want – listen to all of your course materials with our narrating audio learning option. With this new learning option, learn how, when, and where you want to stay compliant in Illinois.

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How to renew a Real Estate License in Illinois

Real estate agents need to renew their licenses at regular intervals as a requirement by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation-Division of Real Estate. The process of renewing your real estate license in Illinois is fairly simple and includes the following steps:

The first step towards your Illinois real estate license renewal is completing the required state-approved Illinois Continuing Education course.

Once you have completed your continuing education course and course exam, you need to go to the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation-Division of Real Estate website and update your course completion numbers.

Lastly, you need to pay the renewal fees to complete the renewal process.


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Why is real estate continuing education needed in Illinois?

Continuing Education or CE courses are required for retaining and renewing your real estate license. Colibri offers a range of accredited real estate CE courses and classes for your real estate license renewal in Illinois.

How many hours of continuing education are required for Illinois real estate license?

Below are the credit hour requirements to renew your real estate license in Illinois:
– Broker Post-Licensing: 45 hours
– Broker: 12 hours
– Managing Broker: 24 hours

How do I renew my real estate license in Illinois?

Your Illinois Real Estate license must be renewed online through the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation-Division of Real Estate after completing your Illinois state-approved CE courses.

How much does it cost to renew your real estate license in Illinois?

Cost for Illinois Broker post-licensing:
– Course Fee: $279

License renewal cost for Illinois Broker license renewal:
– Course Fee: $109
– License Renewal Fee:
– Before 4/30/2024 – $200.00
– After 4/30/2024 – $275.00
– Late Fee: $75

License renewal cost for Illinois Managing Broker license renewal:
– Course Fee: $209
– License Renewal Fee: $275
– Late Fee: $75

How often do you have to renew your real estate license in Illinois?

Here’s how often you need to renew your real estate license in Illinois:
– Broker Post-Licensing: Variable; click here for requirements
– Broker: Every 24 months
– Managing Broker: Every 24 months

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