Becoming Licensed to Sell Real Estate in Ontario
A career in real estate is for people who enjoy helping people. You also like:
- Flexibility in your schedule
- Variety in your day
- Being connected to the world with tools and technology like cell phones, PDAs, and laptop computers
Trading in real estate is a dynamic career choice, with market conditions and legislation constantly changing. Life-long learning is essential to retaining your edge. The OREA Real Estate College provides all real estate registration education courses in Ontario. Earn the educational requirements for salesperson registration with the OREA Real Estate College, then upgrade your skills, and stay on top of what's happening in the industry through the educational programs and wide variety of publications we provide.
A career in real estate can mean working in:
- Residential resales
- New home sales
- Condominium sales
- Rural & recreational sales
- Commercial sales
- Property Management
- Mortgage financing
- Do I want to help buyers make the largest single purchase they may ever undertake?
- Do I long for career flexibility, financial paybacks, and great growth potential?
- Do I enjoy the challenge of constant change?
- Am I willing to make personal sacrifices?
Successful salespeople make things happen - they thrive on the opportunities and challenges presented each day. Are you ready to make the commitment? Then lets get started
The Salesperson Registration Education Program
You have 18 months from the start of the first course to complete this segment.
In the Pre-registration Segment of The Salesperson Registration Education Program, you will complete the courses required to become eligible to apply to the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO) for your initial registration as a salesperson.
The courses must be completed in order, as follows:
Real Estate as a Professional Career is offered in the Classroom and by Correspondence or e-Learning, allowing students to proceed independently. This course introduces basic real estate concepts, details the Salesperson/Broker relationship, explains market dynamics, and includes various mathematical calculations.
This course examines detailed statutory requirements, accepted trading practices, and technical requirements concerning representation relationships. This program is available through correspondence, e-Learning and classroom instruction (a 60 hour course).
These courses will provide a detailed overview of the real estate transaction, from listing agreement through to the final sale. Students in the Pre-registration Segment of the program must complete The Real Estate Transaction–General and either The Residential Real Estate Transaction orThe Commercial Real Estate Transaction. The remaining course must be taken during the Articling Segment.
The e-Learning and Correspondence study methods are available for The Real Estate Transaction–General only. The e-Learning/Correspondence portions are followed by 40 hours of Classroom study. Students may also select an 80-hour class that includes both the Real Estate Transaction–General and The Residential Real Estate Transaction or The Commercial Real Estate Transaction.
Meet the Requirements
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