Tennessee Real Estate CE License Renewal Requirements
Affiliate Broker or Broker

16 hours of CE (10 elective and 6 mandatory TREC CORE)


Timeshare Salespersons

No CE is required.


Renewal Cycle: Every 2 years on date of original license issue.

Retirement of License: If you wish to stop practicing real estate for any reason, but do not want to give up your real estate license, you may place your license in retirement. In order to retire your license you must complete a TREC Form 1 and submit it to TREC along with any fees. While in retirement, you cannot participate in any real estate transactions; however, you may receive commissions from transactions completed prior to retirement. You must continue to renew your license and pay the renewal fee.

Expired: Is based on the length of time that your license has been expired.

Day 1-59: You will be in Expired-Grace status. At this point you will be able to still renew your license by completing your Continued Education and paying the appropriate fees. NOTE: Licensees in RETIRED STATUS will not be responsible for Continued Education during the renewal process.

Day 60-365: You will be in Expired Status but will still be eligible for reinstatement. This will require you to contact the Real Estate Commission Licensing Team requesting reinstatement.

1 Year +: You will be required to retest and reapply after requesting reinstatement of your license.

16 hours Affiliate Brokers or Brokers Renewal Package #1
This package meets the requirements for real estate affiliate brokers and brokers. This package is approved for 10.0 Elective Hours and 6.0 TREC Core Mandatory Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Personal Safety
  2. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  3. The Power of Social Media Marketing
  4. TREC 2017 - 2018 Residential Core

16 hours Affiliate Brokers or Brokers Renewal Package #2
This package meets the requirements for real estate affiliate brokers and brokers. This package is approved for 10.0 Elective Hours and 6.0 TREC Core Mandatory Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  2. Building Green
  3. Valuation, Marketing, and Listings
  4. TREC 2017 - 2018 Residential Core

16 hours Affiliate Brokers or Brokers Renewal Package #3
This package meets the requirements for real estate affiliate brokers and brokers. This package is approved for 10.0 Elective Hours and 6.0 TREC Core Mandatory Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Property Management
  2. Managing Conflicts with Tenants, Clients, and Employees
  3. Contracts and Leasing
  4. TREC 2017 - 2018 Residential Core

16 hours Affiliate Brokers or Brokers Renewal Package #4
This package meets the requirements for real estate affiliate brokers and brokers. This package is approved for 10.0 Elective Hours and 6.0 TREC Core Mandatory Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Floods and other Natural Hazards
  2. Planning and Growing a Real Estate Business
  3. The Power of Social Media Marketing
  4. TREC 2017 - 2018 Residential Core

16 hours Affiliate Brokers or Brokers Renewal Package #5
This package meets the requirements for real estate affiliate brokers and brokers. This package is approved for 10.0 Elective Hours and 6.0 TREC Core Mandatory Hours.

This renewal package contains the following 4 courses:
  1. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  2. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  3. Floods and other Natural Hazards
  4. TREC 2017 - 2018 Residential Core