O'FALLON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Illinois Real Estate Broker Classes Begin This Summer
O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on June 6.
How about a career in real estate? The REALTOR® Association of Southwestern Illinois (RASI), a training center for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®, will hold a real estate broker pre-license course beginning on Monday, July 9, 2018. The 90-hour broker pre-license course is a mandatory basic course for those who would like to begin a career in real estate.
The real estate industry has evolved into a highly specialized business that also involves various specialties. There are various fields of the real estate industry, including Residential Brokerage, Commercial Brokerage, Industrial Brokerage, Farm & Land Brokerage, Land Developer, and Professional Real Estate Assistant.
To begin a career in real estate in Illinois, one must:
• be at least 21 years old or at least 18 years old and receive prior approval from IDFPR (call IDFPR at 1.800.752.3275 for more information)
• be a high school graduate or equivalent (GED);
• complete 90 hours of broker course work, including 15 hours of interactive training
• pass the state exam with a score of 75% or better
• be sponsored by a sponsoring managing broker in Illinois
The REALTOR® Association is offering a 90-hour Broker Pre-Licensing course beginning on Monday, July 9, 2018 and running through Monday, October 29, 2018. The classes are held on Mondays from 6:00 p.m. until 9:45 p.m. at the Association office, 1124 Hartman Lane, Shiloh, IL 62221. The cost of the class is $545, which includes the cost for the books and materials, classroom instruction, and the 15 hours of interactive learning.
To register for this course or for more information on RASI and real estate careers, contact the office at (618) 277-1980 or register online at 618realtor.com
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Source: O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce