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Tennessee Real Estate License Renewal Requirements

TN Real Estate License Renewal Affiliate Broker or Broker

16 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 6 hours TREC core
  • 10 hours of Electives

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.

Roster Reporting Procedures for Tennessee

Upon completion of all the course steps, a certificate will immediately, and always be available for printing from your account.

Continuing education credits will be transmitted electronically to the Tennessee Real Estate Commission the following business day after course completion. It takes an average of 2-6 business days from the time we report your hours before the Commission updates your license and/or updates their website with the hours.

You should renew your license on or before your expiration date to avoid penalties. You can renew your license online using the commission website.

Tennessee Real Estate Commission
500 James Robertson Parkway
Davy Crockett Tower
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: 800-342-4031
Fax: (615) 741-0313
Website: https://www.tn.gov/commerce/regboards/trec.html or Click Here to go directly to the site.

Our School Credentials in Tennessee



Provider Number: 1571

2070 Silver City Road

Russellville, Tennessee 37860


Approval Agency:

Tennessee Real Estate Commission

Commission Online Credentials:

Click here for the TREC website, and click on the link "Continuing Education/Elective Education. Then search by name: Data Connection LLC dba RealEstateCE.com or search provider number: 1571.