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    How to get a Real Estate License in Pennsylvania

    Candidates for a real estate license in Pennsylvania must be 18 years old and submit to a background check. They also must complete 60-hours of basic real estate training, have a bachelor’s degree in real estate or have a law degree.


    The Pennsylvania real estate exam consists of 110 questions that must be completed within 180 minutes.The first section of the exam includes the following national real estate topics:
    • Property ownership
    • Land use
    • Valuation
    • Financing
    • Principles of agency
    • Property condition
    • Contracts
    • Transfer of title
    • Practice of real estate
    • Calculations
    The second section includes the following state real estate topics:
    • Real estate commission
    • Licensure
    • Regulation of conduct
    FeesExam fee: $49 Application fee: $97 Recovery fund fee: $10


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