Virginia Real Estate License Renewal Requirements

VA Real Estate License Renewal Broker

24 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 8 hours Broker Mandatory Topics
  • 8 hours Mandatory Topics for Brokers and Salespersons
  • 8 hours of Electives


Salesperson 2nd and subsequent renewals

16 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 8 hours Mandatory Topics for Brokers and Salespersons
  • 8 hours of Electives


Renewal Cycle: Every 2 years from licensed year by the last day of the month licensed.

Inactive: No CE is required while inactive. License must be renewed and fee paid on time. CE must be completed prior to reactivation. Inactive salespersons renewing for the first time must complete 30 hours of post-license education (instead of continuing education).