CAREERS Licensing
Becoming a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
To become a licensed Connecticut real estate agent, you must initially complete a real estate course called “Principals and Practices” and then proceed to a state licensing exam.
Principles and Practices: Comprised of 60 classroom hours conducted over several weeks and a written final exam. The courses are conducted locally throughout the state. Three of the eastern Connecticut locations are: 

Quinebaug Valley Community College
742 Upper Maple Street • Danielson, CT 06239
Phone (860) 932-4005 to reserve

Quinebaug Valley Community College
729 Main Street • Willimantic, CT 06226
Phone (860) 932-4005 to reserve

Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors
106 Route 32 • Suite 4 • North Franklin • Connecticut • 06254
Phone 860-892-2595 to reserve

State License Exam: After completing Principals and Practices successfully, you must complete and pass the State and General real estate exams. These tests are administered under the direction of the Connecticut Real Estate Commission and are administered by PSI Licensure. Upon passing these exams you can affiliate with an agency as a salesperson.

Initial and Ongoing Fees: Approximate fees that you will encounter

Principles & Practices course                    $550.00                         One-Time

Real Estate License Exam                         $65.00                           One-Time

Connecticut Salesperson’s License            $305.00                         Annual

Initial Realtor Membership                        $250.00                         One-Time

Realtor Dues – Local-State-National           $720.00                         Annual (Prorated)

Multiple Listing Service Fees                     $157.76                         Semi-Annually