Discover the step-by-step guide to becoming a licensed real estate agent in Michigan and embark on a rewarding career.
There are important attributes you will need in order to succeed in Real Estate. Schedule a Career Session with our Leadership Team to learn more!
The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) requires that you are 18 years old, have a high school diploma, and possess good moral character.
Take online PreLicense courses through a trusted provider of real estate education. Many of our agents took courses through C&O Academy, an online real estate school in Michigan.
Once you have successfully completed the pre-licensing class, you will be eligible to take the State of Michigan Real Estate Salesperson's License Exam. The exam is currently administered by PSI Exams.
You passed! Now it's time to interview with a Real Estate Broker (You can do this step while taking classes too). Secure employment with a licensed real estate broker who will mentor and guide you in your career.
Submit your application, along with fees and necessary documents, to LARA. Upon approval, receive your real estate license from LARA, marking the beginning of your career as a real estate agent.