Washington Real Estate License Renewal Requirements

WA Real Estate License Renewal Broker renewing for 2nd and subsequent time, Managing Brokers, or Designated Brokers

30 hours of continuing education. Courses must include:

  • 3 hours of Core
  • 27 hours of Electives


Renewal Cycle: Every 2 years from licensed year on licensee's birthday.

Inactive: No CE is required while your license is inactive. License must be renewed and renewal fee must be paid. There is no time limit on how long your license can remain inactive. You will need to complete your CE requirement if you want to return to active status.