Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to become a real estate agent?
Application fees, coursework fees and testing fees will vary by state, but most people can expect to spend anywhere from $300 to over $1000 to become a real estate agent. Aspiring real estate agents should also consider the costs in their first year of business, which will include advertising and building a personal brand.
How often do real estate agents work?
Many real estate agents will work 5 days a week, sometimes working outside of standard business hours. Some clients prefer their agents attend open houses over the weekends or meet with clients in the evening.
Is it hard to get a real estate license?
It is not difficult to get a real estate license as long as you take the required courses and study for the exam.