How to Apply for the Salesperson Exam
Go to www.bre.ca.gov. You have 2 choices for the application. You can fill out the 400A or 435A.
400A. This application will only require that you pay $60 for your testing fee. On line 9 of the application it gives you a choice to let them pick the next available day for testing or you can choose to schedule it online. Once you pass the test you will need to apply for your license using form 202, this can add 4-6 weeks.
435A. This is the fastest way to get your license. Application will require that you pay $60 for testing and $245 for your 4 year license. It is also none refundable. Part B line 1 lets you choose if you want the next available date for testing or you can schedule online.
Test dates are normally Tuesdays and Thursday. Remember to send in your 3 certificates of completions, form 237 (livescan) and form 205 citizen/ immigration declaration).
Live Scan Service
You can do your live scan before or after you take the State Exam. Fill out the 237 form for your live scan. The electronic fingerprint service provider will complete Part 3 of the form. If you choose to get your fingerprints taken before passing your examination, submit a completed copy of this form to the Bureau of Real Estate. A fee will be collected by the live scan provider $49 for the processing of your fingerprints by the Department of Justice.