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Illinois Real Estate License Courses Online

Get your Illinois real estate license your way, at your own speed, with flexible online courses. Colibri Real Estate is a licensed real estate education provider in Illinois. 

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Illinois Real Estate License School

Self-paced Illinois real estate license course packages

For learners who require more time while juggling work and family demands, move through pre-licensing courses at your own pace. Even better? Listen to the entire course with a read-along, audio learning option. Plus, track your course progress with our award-winning student dashboard.

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Ultimate Learning

This all-inclusive package offers professional growth opportunities to expand your career and industry influence.
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  • Simulated Exams
  • Flashcards
  • Readiness Assessment
  • Audio Review Guides
Live & Interactive Instruction
  • Exam Crammer Webinar Series
  • Instructor Q&A
Career Booster Pack (1-year access)
  • 20+ real estate “how-to” videos
  • Job aids for new agents
  • Buyer and seller checklists
  • Customizable action plan templates
Textbook Included

Exam Preparation Plus

Includes live Q&A with local instructors for a personal, guided approach to passing your exam.
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Exam Preparation

Enter exam day with confidence. With exam prep, take tests that simulate the real deal and master exam topics.
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The Basics

Where real estate passion and career meet: Disciplined self-starters, here are the essentials.
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Pre-license Course

Preview your Illinois Education

Why choose Colibri for your Real Estate Pre-licensing classes in Illinois?

Learn from local experts

Active and seasoned real estate instructors offer experience, insights, and guidance about the real estate market in your state.

Pass your exam on the first try

Bring confidence to exam day. Enroll in industry-leading exam prep to help you pass on the first try. If you don’t pass your licensing exam on the first try, we’ll reimburse the original cost of either your pre-licensing package or the exclusive exam prep you purchased.

Enjoy flexible learning options

Get the education you need — your way, every day. Explore multiple ways to learn, and discover the method that best fits your goals.

Amplify your career confidence

If you’re here, a career in real estate is already calling you. Let’s make it happen. Join 520,000 other students who found success with us.

3 Steps to Getting Your Illinois Real Estate License

01
Complete pre-licensing education.

As a prospective agent, you must take pre-licensing courses from an approved real estate licensing school. Upon completion, obtain your official transcripts or certificate; this is required to finalize your license application.

02
Pass your real estate exam.

Once you’ve passed the final pre-licensing exam, schedule your state licensing real estate exam. Likely, you’ll encounter questions not covered in pre-licensing curriculum, so look for exam prep programs that highlight practice questions for your state.

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Launch your real estate career.

Congratulations! You’re officially a real estate agent! Now you can begin working with a broker who will put you on solid ground, ensuring success right out of the gates.

A leading real estate school in Illinois for over 520,000 students — and counting.

To set our students up for success, we provide industry-leading real estate courses, resources, and expertise. Hear what our students have to say about our Illinois real estate classes and more:

There’s nothing easy about the material we need to learn in order to pass the real estate exam, but the instructors at Colibri Real Estate make the material not only easy to understand, but at times, also fun to learn!

Michelle S.

Illinois

Great course for residential real estate. I was happy to receive a physical copy of the book in addition to the online course, as I like highlighting and reading off of a physical copy. Competitors charged extra for that type of service.

Denislav R.

Illinois

I was very satisfied with the course. I thought it was very complete and easy to do in my spare time, at my own pace.

Scott S.

Illinois

Exclusive Partnership

Colibri Real Estate is proud partners with Buffini & Company, the largest North American coaching company, Buffini & Company has trained more than 3 million business professionals.

Colibri Real Estate students have exclusive access to Buffini & Company’s:

  • Comprehensive career coaching videos that provide relateble, useful insights and real-world examples of what it takes to succeed in this fast-growing industry.
  • New Agent Starter Kit, arming them with additional career tools, tips and content.

FAQs

What is Pass or Don’t Pay Guarantee?

If a student does not pass the Illinois real estate license exam within 30 days of completing the exam prep course, we’ll reimburse the original cost of either your pre-licensing package or the exclusive exam prep you purchased.* For reimbursement, email us at [email protected] with a copy of your exam results, including the date of the exams, within 30 days of the failed exam attempt.  

*Specific state laws or regulations prohibit some students from qualifying. For example, Florida, Michigan, Tennessee, and New Jersey do not permit guarantees to passing the real estate licensing exam. 

What if I miss a livestream class?

Just as if you were in a classroom, attending all sessions from start to finish are crucial to earn credit. We understand some things are out of your control! Please review your welcome letter, located on your student dashboard for more attendance details.

Can I take both online and livestream?

Each class must be completed in the format it was started to receive credit.

How much does a real estate license cost in Illinois?

A real estate license in Illinois can cost between $550-$800 depending on your preferred real estate school and course. The cost of a real estate license course or package in Illinois at Colibri is between $213-$670.

Here is a breakdown of the various fees and expenses included in the total cost of a real estate license in Illinois:

Course / Package Fees: $213-$670
Background Check: N/A
Salesperson License Fees: $125
Examination Fees: $58

What is the duration of a real estate license course in Illinois?

In Illinois, a student or licensee is expected to spend at least 3 days in an accredited real estate licensing course or program. The courses are Colibri are available for durations between 3 days and 6 months.

Can you attend real estate pre-licensing classes online in Illinois?

Yes, you can! Colibri offers students or licensees to attend classes and complete their pre-licensing course fully online with livestream and flexible self-paced packages.

Does Illinois offer real estate license reciprocity?

Yes, Illinois has reciprocity agreements for real estate licenses with the following states: Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Nebraska, and Wisconsin.

Can you take the Illinois real estate exam without classes?

No, you cannot take the exam without completing your real estate pre-licensing course in Illinois.

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