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How to Get Your North Carolina Real Estate Broker's License

What are the steps you must take to earn your real estate license in North Carolina? This video provides an easy-to-follow guide that will help you better understand the checkpoints you need to reach on your journey to a North Carolina real estate career. This video details the education requirements, and arms you with everything you need to know to get started.


  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old, show proof of legal US residence, and a valid Social Security Number.
  • Applicants must also complete 75 hours of state-aproved education, submit an application, background check, and requred fee, and pass the state licensing exam.
  • No high school diploma or college degree is required, and North Carolina residency is not required.