Michigan Real Estate License Renewal Requirements

MI Real Estate License Renewal Salesperson or Broker

18 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 6 hours of Law
  • 12 hours of Electives
The license must complete 2 of the required law hours each calendar year.


Renewal cycle: Every three years by October 31st. Current Cycle is November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2018.

Inactive - Michigan law does not provide for an inactive license. CE must be completed and renewal fees must be paid each 3 year cycle.