5 Common Real Estate Licensing Application Deficiencies

California Real Estate License Application deficiencies such as failure to submit the proper fee, educational requirements, or completed Live Scan Service Request (RE 237) will delay processing. You may check to verify that your license has been issued by referencing the license status look up at www.calbre.ca.gov. Current processing time frames for properly completed applications [...]

Tips to Avoid Unnecessary Processing Delays and Ensuring Timely Licensing Transactions

CalBRE’s Licensing Program receives approximately 30,000 calls each month, many of which are from either exam/license applicants or licensees inquiring as to the status of an application they recently submitted to CalBRE. Whether the caller is an applicant applying for the real estate exam for the first time or a real estate broker who is [...]

California Real Estate Exam Pass Rate Update

From July 2017 to March 2018, there were 40,173 exams administered, but only 17,792 people passed the California real estate exam and became a licensed salesperson, according to Bureau of Real Estate Forum May 4, 2018 Presentation in Sacramento. That’s around a 44% pass rate for test takers. Please note that these statistics do not [...]

Cheating on Continuing Education Jeopardizes Your License

The Bureau of Real Estate (CalBRE) has, over the past decade, filed many disciplinary actions withdrawing approval of the courses offered by continuing education and pre-license course providers. In most cases, course providers were allegedly allowing continuing education and pre-license course certificates to be sold to licensees and potential licensees without requiring them to actually [...]

2017 California Real Estate Licensing Statistics and The Return of the “Department of Real Estate”

2017 California Real Estate Licensing Statistics In 2017, there were 55,318 exams administered, 25,116 people passed the California real estate exam and became a licensed salesperson, according to the Bureau of Real Estate Forum January 18, 2018, Presentation in Monterey. By comparison, just 22,916 people became agents in 2016. These Bureau of Real Estate figures [...]

Begin the New Year With Some CalBRE ‘Housekeeping’

It’s that time of year again when we find ourselves gathered at holiday festivities, spending time with family and friends, and toasting to last year’s victories and accomplishments. Before you head out to secure that first listing of 2018, dust off the open house sign, or enter the employ of a new broker, there’s no [...]

5 Exam Day Tips for Passing Your Real Estate Exam

You have finished reading three very long pre-licensing courses with almost two thousand pages. You have been studying hard to pass your Real Estate Exam. But then the day of the exam comes. As you are walking into Exam site you notice your sweaty palms and a pit in your stomach. You feel so nervous. [...]

California Real Estate Examinee/Licensee Statistics for Fiscal Year 2016/2017

Licensing and examination activity The number of applications for California Real Estate salesperson examinations administered increased 10 percent in FY 2016–2017 compared to FY 2015–2016. The issuance of new California Real Estate salesperson licenses increased by 12 percent over the last fiscal year, while the issuance of Real Estate broker licenses increased by 9 percent. [...]

California Real Estate Exam Statistics 2017 1st Half

How hard is it to pass the California Real Estate Exam ? - What are the odds you’ll pass the California Real Estate Exam? - How to become a real estate agent is something more than 14,000 people Google every month in America. And for good reason: Helping people buy the perfect home is really exciting! [...]

VIDEO: How to get a California Real Estate License faster

What is a faster and more efficient way to get your California Real Estate License? In this video, Mark Kunce, Director of Keller Williams San Diego Metro Real Estate School, will cover how to get a California Real Estate License. If you have more questions on how to get a California Real Estate License, visit [...]

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