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Real Estate Broker Pre-Licensing

This is an introductory level real estate course with heavy emphasis on real estate brokerage law, principles and practice. Make a Secure Career Move Real Estate Broker Pre-Licensing The class provides you with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to act as a licensed real estate broker in a manner that protects and serves the public interest and prepares them for the real estate license examination. Course is a total of 84 hours.

Class Dates: TBA

Location: Hamlet Campus

Cost: $180, plus textbooks


  • Basic real property law
  • Property taxation
  • Land use controls
  • Environmental hazards,
  • Brokerage relationships and practices
  • Real estate contracts
  • Real estate financing
  • Closing a real estate sale transaction
  • Real estate valuation
  • Fair housing laws
  • Landlord and tenant property management
  • Federal income taxation of real estate
  • Basic house construction
  • Basic real estate investment
  • North Carolina Real Estate License Law
  • North Carolina Real Estate Commission Rules and Trust Account Guidelines  


To qualify for a Real Estate Broker License in N.C., you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Be a United States citizen, a non-citizen national or a qualified alien under federal law.
  • Have a Social Security Number.
  • Satisfactorily complete a broker pre-licensing course with a minimum of 75 classroom hours at a North Carolina school approved by the NC Real Estate Commission. Richmond Community College is an approved school.

To Sign Up

Complete application and bring to either the Hamlet Campus or Scotland County Campus to register for the class. For more information, call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.


Please see our policy for refunds on continuing education classes here: Refund Policy

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