New Jersey Real Estate CE License Renewal Requirements
Referral Agent

Currently there is no continuing education requirement for the renewal of a Referral Agent license.


Referral Agent changing to Salesperson or Broker

If you would like to change your license type from Referral Agent to Broker of Record, Broker - salesperson, or Salesperson, some Continuing Education or Exams may be required depending upon your individual circumstance. Please visit the New Jersey Real Estate Commission website for more details.


Salesperson, Broker Salesperson, or Broker

Completion of 12 credit hours of CE.  At least six of the twelve credits must be obtained in courses within the “core topics”. The six must include at least 2 credit hours on ethics. The remaining 6 credits can be electives or core.


Renewal cycle: Every odd numbered year. CE must be completed before April 30 of the renewal year to avoid the $200 processing fee. Licenses not renewed by June 30 of the renewal year will also incur a $200 late fee.

12 hours Salespersons or Brokers Renewal Package #1
This package meets the requirements for real estate brokers or salespersons. This package is approved for 6.0 Core Hours, 4.0 Elective Hours and 2.0 Ethics Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 3 courses:
  1. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  2. Valuation, Marketing, and Listings
  3. Disclosure Is Not A Secret

12 hours Salespersons or Brokers Renewal Package #2
This package is approved for 6.0 Core Hours, 4.0 Elective Hours and 2.0 Ethics Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 3 courses:
  1. Property Management
  2. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  3. Risk Awareness

12 hours Salespersons or Brokers Renewal Package #3
This package meets the requirements for real estate brokers or salespersons. This package is approved for 7.0 Core Hours, 3.0 Elective Hours and 2.0 Ethics Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  2. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  3. Managing Conflicts with Tenants, Clients, and Employees
  4. Agency Exposed

18 hours Salespersons or Brokers Core Only Renewal
This package meets the requirements for real estate brokers or salespersons. This package is approved for 16.0 Core Hours and 2.0 Ethics Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 5 courses:
  1. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  2. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  3. Agency Exposed
  4. Disclosure Is Not A Secret
  5. Risk Awareness
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