Career Information

How Much Does it Cost to Become an Agent?

Here are some estimates for starting a career in the State of Maryland.

Approx $2000 to get started

this includes:

  • Licensing course
  • Test
  • Board Association fees due once licensed
  • MRIS Fees due once licensed
  • Marketing Startup Materials

This does not include:

  • 3 months cost of living/business expense (recommended)

 

How do I get My License and Get Started?

Here are the basic steps for starting a career in real estate.

1. Complete the MD Real Estate pre -licensing course
2. Interview Brokerages
3. Pass the exam (min 70%)
4. Get your license
5. Sign up with a Brokerage
6. Build a business & marketing plan with the office Broker/Manager.
7. Make the money you planned on making and become one of the very best in the business!
8. Follow the EXIT signs!

Reference Sites

http://www.southernmarylandrealtors.org

http://www.dllr.state.md.us/license/mrec/mrecexam.shtml