How To Get Your Real Estate License In Vermont

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12 Mandatory Hours
12 Elective Hours
24 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Vermont Real Estate license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Vermont Office of Professional Regulation. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Real Estate licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Vermont Real Estate: Brokers (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 20
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 03/31/2024
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 03/31/2024

Online Info

Continuing Education and Renewal Date: March 31st of even-numbered years.

Hours Required by the Vermont Real Estate Commission: 24 hours.
•4 mandatory hours
    o4-hour Commission Core Course
•20 elective hours

Expiration Date of Course:
Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.

Certificate: With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE hours that may be completed online.

Roster

Roster Required: no
Roster Process: N/A
Roster Sent: Every 0 days

Governing Agency

Name: Vermont Office of Professional Regulation
Phone: 8028281505
Fax: 8028282368
Address: Real Estate Commission 89 Main Street 3rd Floor Montpelier, 05620

Vermont Real Estate: Sales Agent (Pre-Licensing)

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 40
Elective Hours: 0

Online Info

Salesperson candidates are required to successfully complete 40 clock hours of approved Real Estate Principles and Practice.

Online Limitations

There are no limits on the number of hours allowed to be taken online.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Vermont Office of Professional Regulation
Phone: 8028281505
Fax: 8028282368
Address: Real Estate Commission 89 Main Street 3rd Floor Montpelier, 05620

Vermont Real Estate: Sales Agents (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 16
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 12
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 05/31/2024
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 05/31/2024

Online Info

Continuing Education and Renewal Date: May 31st of even-numbered years.

Hours Required by the Vermont Real Estate Commission: 16 hours.
•4 mandatory hours
    o4-hour Commission Core Course
•12 elective hours

Salesperson Post-Licensure Education Requirement: In addition to the 16 hours of required continuing education, salespersons renewing for the first time must provide evidence of having completed the required hours of post-licensure education, approved by the Commission, within ninety (90) days of obtaining their initial salesperson license. Click here for approved post-licensure courses.

Expiration Date of Course: Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.

Certificate: With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE or Post-license hours that may be completed online.

Roster

Roster Required: no
Roster Process: N/A
Roster Sent: Every 0 days

Governing Agency

Name: Vermont Office of Professional Regulation
Phone: 8028281505
Fax: 8028282368
Address: Real Estate Commission 89 Main Street 3rd Floor Montpelier, 05620

Vermont Real Estate: Salesperson Post-License (Post Licensing)

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 12
Elective Hours: 12
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Education Cycle in Months: 24

Online Info

In addition to the 16 hours of required continuing education, salespersons renewing for the first time must provide evidence of having completed the required eight (8) hours of post-licensure education, approved by the Commission, within ninety (90) days of obtaining their initial salesperson license. Click here for approved post-licensure courses. 

Hours Required for Salesperson First Time Renewal: 24 hours.

•8 hours of post-licensure courses (within 90 days of initial licensure)
•4 mandatory CE hours
    o4-hour Commission Core Course
•12 elective CE hours

Expiration Date of Course: Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.

Certificate: With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE or Post-license hours that may be completed online.

Roster

Roster Required: no
Roster Process: N/A
Roster Sent: Every 0 days

Governing Agency

Name: Vermont Office of Professional Regulation
Phone: 8028281505
Fax: 8028282368
Address: Real Estate Commission 89 Main Street 3rd Floor Montpelier, 05620

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.