There are four steps you need to take to get your Virginia real estate salespersons license.
Step 1: Complete the 60-hour pre-license course and pass the school's final exam.
Step 2: Schedule and pass the state exam which consists of a national portion and a state portion
Step 3: Get fingerprinted for your background check
Step 4: Complete your Salesperson License Application and mail it to the Real Estate Board, along with the license application fee.
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This bundle includes everything you need to fulfill the State’s 60-hour education requirement.
It’s time to find out how to get a real estate license in Virginia online. RealEstateU is an online real estate school that offers the state-approved licensing course required to earn your real estate license in Virginia. We’ve built an audio and video library of practical and affordable real estate courses.
Once you earn your real estate license in VA, you can start a full-time career selling real estate, work part-time from home, or enter a number of real estate professions including appraisal, analysis, property management, and more. Increase your earning potential and enjoy the freedom to work when you want as you build your own business.
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24/7 access to RealEstateU's licensing courses gives you the freedom to work when you want. You can fit the 60-hour Virginia real estate license course around your schedule. Whether you’re working, raising a family, or you want to complete the courses as quickly as possible, your time is your own. The flexibility makes it easier to earn your real estate license in VA online. Plus, you don’t have to spend time and money commuting to a classroom or make your life fit around someone else’s schedule. Real estate is all about freedom and independence. Enjoy that freedom when you get your real estate license in VA.
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You can purchase the Virginia Real Estate Salesperson Course textbook and appendix as a separate PDF bundle.
This allows you to study the course material off-line and even print lessons as you wish.
Please note, the PDF textbook is charged separately and the cost is not included in the course package. In addition, the textbook is not meant to replace the licensing course itself. To earn your Certificate of Completion for the course, you must take the full 60-hour course through RealEstateU's learning management system.
The course PDF textbook consists of the following:
You can now purchase the Virginia Real Estate License Online textbooks in a Kindle format!
Please note, the Kindle textbook is charged separately and the cost is not included in the course package.
The textbook is NOT meant to replace the licensing course. It is a tool meant to help you follow along and easily review any section of the course. To earn your Certificate of Completion for the course, you must complete the 60-hour course through RealEstateU's learning management system.
The Kindle textbook consists of the following:
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To obtain my license I chose RealEstateU. The courses were extremely helpful in passing state and national exam on my first try. I like the fact that I could study at my pace and I was able use my mobile to access my courses when on the road or when waiting on doctor appointments with my children.
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Frank Contreras - Real Estate Agent in Texas - Century 21 APD Associates, El Paso, TX
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I loved the ease of the course. I was able to navigate easily and picked up where I left off each day. If I had any questions I received a response back very quickly from the RealEstateU support team. I was able to study and retain information easily. The workbook and the glossary were easy to follow and allowed me to print them to take with me in the event that I was not able to use my laptop. I loved that the course was accessible from a cell phone as well. We had a planned trip across the United States and I was able to study on my cell phone as we travelled 9 states. I have already recommended the course to a few of my friends!
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Thank you so much for your help over the last few weeks. I rushed to get through the course because I am so excited to start working in the field as a NYS realtor. I thought this would have a negative impact on me toward the end when I was ready to test, but I feel I retained a lot of the info and am happy with the results.
Melissa Colletti - Real Estate Salesperson New York - Keller Williams Realty Lancaster, NY
The process for getting your VA real estate license is simple once you sign up for the audio courses.
#1 Take the 60-Hour Course and Study
24/7 access to the audio course gives you the freedom to study on-the-go, whenever and wherever you have access to a smartphone, tablet, or computer.
#2 Pass the Final Exam
The final exam is proctored and password protected. You will have to take the exam at one of RealEstateU's approved proctoring locations. The exam consists of 100 multiple-choice questions with a time limit of 200 minutes.
#3 Pass the State Exam
The Virginia real estate license exam requires a passing grade of 70% on the National section of the exam and 75% on the State portion of the exam. If you pass, your exam scores are valid for up to one year. If you do not make a passing grade, you will have to schedule a new exam attempt and pay an additional exam fee.
Once you pass the state exam, you will have to get your fingerprints taken. You must do this at the state exam location. Your fingerprints are valid for up to 45 days. You can click here to learn more about the state requirements for earning your real estate license in Virginia.
#4 Build Your Business
Now it’s time to build your business. You’re going to need clients. Start working on marketing materials, networking, meeting people at open houses, and coming up with a strategy. It can help to target your marketing on a neighborhood or toward a certain lifestyle. Find your niche and build your brand identity.
There are many ways to make money in real estate. You can sign up for some of our specialized courses, such as Buying Rental Property and Real Estate Investing for Beginners. Real estate investing can take your income to a whole new level.
It all starts by earning your real estate license in Virginia online. Take advantage of RealEstateU's affordable audio courses that you can complete on your own time. Take the opportunity to earn your Virginia real estate license!
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The course final exam is proctored and password protected. You will be taking your final exam at one of our approved proctoring locations.
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