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Sample Salesperson License Application
To become eligible to obtain a SALESPERSON license in Alabama, an applicant who does not hold a current real estate license in another state must:
Additionally, a SALESPERSON applicant must:
Prior to taking the state exam, successfully complete an approved 60 clock hour prelicense course. Applicants have 6 months to pass the state exam after completing the course. If these deadlines are not met, the course must be retaken.ANDMust complete a 30 hour post license training course within the first twelve months of licensure in order to be issued an original (permanent) license. Further, the course must be completed and original license issued within the first six months in order to maintain an active license.
Sample Broker License Application
To become eligible to obtain a BROKER license in Alabama, an applicant who does not hold a current real estate license in another state must:
Additionally, a BROKER applicant must:
Successfully complete an approved 60 clock hour prelicense course.ANDMust have held an active real estate salesperson license in any state for at least 24 months of the 36 month period immediately preceding the date of application.
A company is defined by the Alabama Real Estate Commission as any sole proprietorship, corporation, partnership, branch office, or lawfully constituted business organization as the Legislature may provide from time to time, which is licensed as a company under Articles 1 and 2 of this chapter.
An applicant for a company or broker license shall maintain a place of business.
If the applicant for a company maintains more than one place of business in the state, they shall have a company license for each separate location or branch office.
A company license shall become invalid on the death or disability of a qualifying broker. Within 30 days after the death or disability, the corporation, or the remaining partners of the successor partnership, if any, may designate another of the officers, members, or salespersons to apply for a license as temporary qualifying broker.
The original fee for each company license shall be $85 per year for each year or portion of a year remaining in the respective license period, and the renewal fee for each license shall be $85 dollars per year for each year of the license period.
Every license shall expire at midnight on September 30 of the final year of each license period. This applies to company licenses as well as salesperson and broker licenses.
Sample Reciprocal Broker License Application
Sample Reciprocal Salesperson License Application
If you hold an original current license in another state, you may obtain a RECIPROCAL license by doing the following:.
Complete a six‐hour course in Alabama real estate law as specified in Rule 790‐X‐1‐.18 and take and pass the corresponding Alabama portion of the licensing examinationANDSubmit with the application an official "Certificate of Licensure" form (license history) showing you hold a current license in another state. This certification can be obtained from the Real Estate Commission Office in that state. This certification must have been issued within 120 days of our receipt of your reciprocal license application. Exam candidates will receive an application for licensure at the test centers upon passage of the exam.
All reciprocal applicants should follow these links and thoroughly read Section 34‐27‐32(b)(1) and Rule 790-X-1-.18.
Welcome to the Alabama Real Estate Commission. The Commission has a long-standing tradition dating back to January 1st of 1928 of serving the public through the licensing and regulating of our licensees. With over thirty-three employees working in areas of accounting, investigation, public relations, information technology, licensing, and education, we ensure excellence in our profession by exhibiting stewardship, service, innovation and integrity in everything we do. The governing leadership of nine commissioners helps build a broad statewide perspective on everything we do. The Commission: Empowering, Connecting and Educating the great people of Alabama in all things Real Estate.
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