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Tennessee Real Estate License Requirements

Tennessee Real Estate License Requirements

Affiliate Broker Applicants

The initial real estate license in Tennessee is called an Affiliate Broker license. Requirements include:

  • 18 years of age
  • High School diploma or GED
  • 60 hours of Prelicensing fundamentals (CLI: Prelicense A + B)
  • Pass the Tennessee State Exam
  • Complete 30 hour Course for New Affiliates
  • License affiliated with a Real Estate Broker
  • Fingerprinted

Over the past 30+ years, CLI has trained thousands of people to obtain their real estate license. You may choose day, weekend or evening classes

CLI Prelicensing Course Schedules
Course for New Affiliates

Affiliate Broker Continuing Education

All Affiliate Broker licensees must complete 16 hours of approved continuing education every two years to renew their license.

The 6-hour Core Course is required. The remaining 10 hours can be any approved elective courses.

CLI offers the Core Course and a wide selection of Continuing Education Courses by home study to meet these requirements.

Continuing Education Courses
Core Course

Broker Applicants

All Broker candidates must have:

  • Successfully completed 120 hours of approved education including 30 hours of Real Estate Office Management
  • 36 months of active license experience (24 months if licensed as an affiliate broker before May, 1988)
  • Complete the Broker Examination Application
  • Pass the Tennessee Broker Exam

Real Estate Office Management
Continuing Education Courses

Broker Post-Licensing Requirements

Brokers licensed after January 1, 2001: Complete 120 additional hours of approved education within three years of the broker license.

Brokers licensed after January 1, 2005: The above 120 additional hours and after three years, must complete the 16-hour continuing education requirement every two years thereafter.

Continuing Education Courses

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