Kentucky Real Estate License Renewal Requirements

KY Real Estate License Renewal Sales Associate, Broker Associate, or Principal Broker

6 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 3 hours Law
  • 3 hours of Electives
Once every four years, each licensee must take the six-hour Kentucky Core Course. Contact the Kentucky Real Estate Commission to verify your Core Course year.


Renewal Cycle: Every year By December 31st.

Inactive: No CE education is required while a license is inactive. When a licensee wishes to return to active status, he or she should complete the required CE and the Kentucky Core Course BEFORE the license can be reactivated.