Licensing & Renewal


The Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing oversee all real estate license requirements. For more information on earning a real estate license click here.

Real Estate Salesperson requirements: Click Here
Real Estate Broker requirements: Click Here
Real Estate Appraiser requirements: Click Here

You may also call the Ohio Division of Real Estate: 614-466-4100.

Pre-Licensing Programs:
UC Clermont College – Click here for more information
Cincinnati State – Click here for more information


Ohio Real Estate License renewal is cycle based by your birthday and the year you were licensed. Each licensee below the age of 70 is required to take 30 hours of continuing education and submit their renewal form and certificates by their birthdate in their renewal year.

Not sure which year you renew? Click here to search your name and verify your date.

Each licensee is required to take the following continuing education within their 30 hours:

3 hours of Ohio Canon of Ethics
3 hours of Core Law
3 hours of Civil Rights/Fair Housing

Click here for the combined renewal application and CE compliance form.