Hi there, you’re watching the Larson Educational
Services Youtube channel and in this video we’re going to show you
how to obtain your Florida real estate license. The following are the requirements for getting
your license: You have to be at least 18 years old
You have to hold a high school diploma or its equivalent,
You need a social security number, And if you’re getting your broker license,
you have to have held an active real estate license for at least
2 out of the previous 5 years. Florida residency is not required
The first step you need to take to get your license is
Registering for class. Go to www.LarsonEd.com
And click on the header “Real Estate Courses” in the red.
Then click on the blue “Pre-Licensing and Exam Prep” link on the left
Click on pre-licensing courses where you can see our schedules for both the
63 hour sales associate pre-license courses and the 72 hour broker pre-license courses.
We offer classes online and have weekday, weekend, and evening schedules
in Fort Myers and Naples. Before attending class, Submit a license application
and register for electronic fingerprinting which you can do at www.LarsonEd.com
just clock on “Real Estate Courses” again in the red on our homepage
then go to the “Pre-Licensing and Exam Prep” link
then click on the blue “How to Obtain a License” box.
Under the “State Application”header, you’ll see links to submit a license application
and register for electronic fingerprinting. Next you’ll come in and enjoy classes taught
by our dynamic instructors. After you get the required number of classroom
hours, 63 for sales associates
72 for brokers you’ll register to take the state exam.
To register for the state exam, go back to the Larson Ed website and click on “Real Estate
Courses” in the red once again then click on the “Pre-Licensing and Exam
Prep” link and go to “How to Obtain a License” in there, under the “Pass the State License
Exam” header you can click on the link to register for
the state exam. We recommend testing within 10 days of completing
the course. After you pass the exam, you will need to
activate your license with a broker. On that same “How to Obtain a License” page
on our website, we have a “Broker Connection”page that links
you to brokers in Southwest Florida who want to hire Larson Ed graduates.
If you need more information about a career in real estate check out one of our career
nights. We can answer any questions you have by giving
us a call at 239-344-7510
Thanks for watching.