The Peach State has it all – natural beauty, history, and a festival for just about everything. With warm, temperate weather for most of the year, it’s no wonder so many people choose to live in Georgia. By getting your real estate license, you can help potential clients discover why so many people call this southern state home.
While real estate license requirements vary by state, the overall process is similar. Find all the information you need below to get your Georgia real estate license online.
Steps to Becoming a Real Estate Agent in Georgia
- Complete a 75-hour pre-license course
- Pass the state exam
Basic Georgia Real Estate License Requirements
You must be at least 18 years old in order to become a Georgia real estate agent. You must also have a high school diploma or GED, pass a background check, and be lawfully present and eligible to work in the U.S.
What Can I Expect During the Georgia Licensing Exam?
The Georgia Real Estate exam consists of two portions – national and state-specific.
The national portion contains 100 questions, and the state-specific portion contains 52 questions. You will have a total of 4 hours to complete both portions of the state exam.
Upon passing the exam, you will receive your score report, a Certification of Accuracy Statement, and the application information that is filed with PSI. The Certification of Accuracy Statement MUST be signed in the presence of a test center staff member.
How Do I Apply for My License?
You need to apply for your Georgia Real Estate license within one year of passing the state exam.
To apply for a license, you will need to provide the following information at the Test Center:
- A photo ID
- Sponsoring Broker Statement Form
- License fee of $170
- Background check
- Signed and notarized Lawful Presence Affidavit
You can find a copy of the background check application on the Georgia Real Estate Commission’s website here.
How Do I Schedule My Exam?
To schedule your exam, visit the AMP/PSI website at www.goamp.com. The exam fee is $121.
Are You Approved by Georgia to Offer Pre-Licensing Education?
PDH Academy is approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission to offer the 75 hours of pre-licensing training. Click here to view our approval. Visit our website at www.pdhrealestate.com to get started today!
Questions about your license application or licensure requirements should be directed to:
Georgia Real Estate Commission
Address: 229 Peachtree Street, Suite 1000, Atlanta, GA 30303
For exam registration information, you may contact PSI at:
Address: 18000 W. 105th Street, Olathe, KS 66061
How much money does a Real Estate Agent make in Georgia?
A Real Estate Agent in Georgia earns an average salary of $41,120 per year.
How do I register for the state exam?
Registration for the state exam can be done with the exam provider, AMP. You can register at www.goamp.com.