How do I renew my Georgia Real Estate License?
The state of Georgia requires you to complete 36 hours of continuing education every 4 years, your license will expire every four years at the end of your birthday month. Once you’ve completed your continuing education you will submit your certificate of completion, renewal fee, and renewal form online or by mail. Online renewals cost $100, by-mail renewals are $125.
*NOTE: IF YOUR LICENSE NUMBER IS LESS THAN 100,000 YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO COMPLETE CONTINUING EDUCATION
Where do I find courses to renew my Georgia Real Estate License?
Real Estate Training Institute offers Georgia approved continuing education, including a 36-hour Complete Renewal Package. Courses are available to you 24/7 for the duration of your licensing cycle. Real Estate Training Institute will submit your certificates of completion to Georgia within one-to-two days after completion, a copy will also be available for realtors immediately after finishing the course.
What happens if I miss my Georgia real estate renewal date?
The process for reinstating an expired Georgia real estate license differs based on the circumstances leading to expiration.
- If you did not complete your 25 hour post license education the first year of licensure:
You will need to complete an approved 25-hour post license course, fill out a Real Estate Change Form and pay a $100 fee plus an additional $25 fee for every month past the expiration date.
- If you did not complete your continuing education any year after your first:
Your license will immediately become inactive. In order to reactivate your license, you must complete your continuing education and pay your renewal fee.
- If you did not pay your renewal fees:
If your license has lapsed for less than one year you can simply pay your fees to reinstate. If it has been more than a year you must complete a Reinstate License Lapsed for Fees
Questions Regarding Georgia Licensing & Expiration:
Georgia Real Estate Commission
229 Peachtree Street, N.E.
International Tower, Suite 1000
Atlanta, Georgia 30303-1605