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Continuing Education

12 hr. Broker Continuing Education-Renewal - 4.30.20

Courses given in conjunction with Hondros Learning

All Illinois licensed Real Estate Brokers ( those licensed as a salesperson or broker prior to  February 1, 2018) must take 12 hrs of continuing education to renew their Brokers license prior to the April 30,2020 deadline.   REEC has teamed up with Hondros Learning  to offer this unique 12 Hr. CE Online Program complete with online e-tools to make the class enjoyable and interactive. When you have completed the course work you can renew your license. No final exam is required!  When you renew your Broker license online all you have to do is check the box "YES  I have Completed My 12hr. CE Requirement." and you're all done. Contact us with any questions.


IMPORTANT: Beginning July 1, 2019, Illinois Real Estate Brokers and Managing Brokers have new core and elective CE requirements. 

  • 4 Hours: Core (Required Subjects)

  • 8 Hours: Electives

12 Hr Online CE Course Content       $99.00


Illinois CORE     4 hrs Mandatory           

Course Description:

Covers changes to the Illinois License Act as it related to Agency Law, the continuing and new obligations imposed

upon real estate licensees and escrow account maintenance under the revised Illinois License Act. 


Exploring Agency Concepts and Disclosure - 4hrs Elective

Course Description:

Covers want to know and what type of relationship consumers have with their sales agent regarding he disclosure of confidential information regarding a real estate transaction.

Evaluating Current Standards in Fair Housing- 4hrs Elective

Course Description:

Covers current Fair Housing Issues the licensees must understand



The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) has launched a new electronic license renewal notification process. Instead of being notified by postcard of your upcoming deadline, licensees receive email notifications only. To ensure the email notifications get to you:

  1. Review and update your contact information here.

  2. Watch for an email from “FPR.Notice@illinois.gov” with the subject line “Real Estate Broker Renewal Notice.”

  3. If you have questions or concerns about the process, contact IDFPR at 1-800-560-6420.

If you need to look up the issue date of your license, please utilize this link, as it is the only place that gives you the issue date of your license.