PRE-LICENSING FOR RESIDENTIAL LEASING AGENT

A real estate career can begin with a leasing agent license. In Illinois, you must obtain a license in order to work as a residential leasing agent, which is an employee of a real estate broker and engages in licensing activities limited to leasing residential real estate.

LICENSING REQUIREMENTS

  • +18 years old
  • High school or GED graduate
  • Be of good moral character

STEPS TO BEGIN

  1. Successfully complete the 15 Hour Pre-licensing course.
  2. Pass the state exam with AMP.
  3. Apply for licensure with IDFPR.

ABOUT THE LEASING AGENT PRE-LICENSING COURSE

This course is the first step on your journey to becoming a residential leasing agent! It will help prepare you thoroughly for the state licensing exam and application.

Regardless of which format you choose, the content includes: provisions of the Illinois Real Estate License Act 2000 applicable to residential leasing agents, fair housing issues relating to residential leasing, advertising and marketing issues, leases, applications and credit reports, owner-tenant relationships and owner-tenant laws, the handling of funds, and environmental issues relating to residential real property.

CHOOSE YOUR FORMAT

There are three (3) different ways that you can take this course. Pick the best option based on what works for your schedule and your learning style.

NEW! ONLINE (self-paced):

  • TUITION: $199, including online modules and offline study materials
  • If you learn best virtually and instructor-free, then our online, self-paced course is your best option. Click here to register.

CLASSROOM:

  • TUITION: $240, including book and materials
  • If you learn best in a traditional classroom setting, and you have the flexibility to commit to attending one of our sessions, then our classroom course is your best option.

LIVE WEBINAR:

  • TUITION: $240, including eBook and materials
  • If you learn best with a live instructor and an interactive classroom environment (but need or prefer a virtual classroom), then our webinar course is your best option. The experience includes a full-time, live instructor, group discussions, unit reviews and an easy-to-navigate webinar streaming interface.

UPCOMING LIVE COURSES

DATE & TIME LOCATION
3/27/23 – 3/28/23
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
CAR Central | 430 N Michigan
5/22/23 – 5/23/23
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
CAR Central | 430 N Michigan
7/24/23 – 7/25/23
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
CAR Central | 430 N Michigan
9/18/23 – 9/21/23
5:30 PM – 9:15 PM
Live Webinar
11/29/23 – 11/30/23
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
CAR Central | 430 N Michigan

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