MI Licensing Info

Steps to get a Michigan Real Estate Salesperson License

  • Complete a 40-hour state approved Real Estate Prelicensure Course
  • Successfully pass the state administered exam
  • Find a licensed broker
  • Apply for license with the State of Michigan and pay any necessary fees

Steps to get a Michigan Real Estate Broker License

  • Practice as a Real Estate Salesperson for a minimum of 3 years
  • Complete 90 hours of state approved broker courses
  • Apply for license with the State of Michigan and pay any necessary fees

To Renew a Michigan Real Estate Salesperson or Broker License

  • Complete 18 hours for each 3 year licensing cycle
  • Complete 2 hours of legal update every year (counts toward the required 18 hours)
  • Prior to your license expiring, complete the renewal application and pay any necessary fees
  • License Expiration Dates:
      • October 31, 2018
      • October 31, 2021
      • October 31, 2024
      • October 31, 2027