This article helps simplify the process to Renew a Rhode Island real estate license. Our goal is to help Rhode Island real estate agents and brokers understand the requirements and how to renew a Rhode Island real estate license.
Real Estate License Renewal Requirements
Below are the requirements that are the same for both RI real estate agents and brokers.
Each Rhode Island real estate license must be renewed every year
There is an annual fee to renew your Rhode Island real estate license
Each licensee must complete 24 hours of continuing education every 2 years and must be completed by April 30th of every even year (2020, 2022…)
There are 6 core hours that must be completed each renewal cycle; Agency and Ethics
Rhode Island Real Estate Agent Renewal Requirements
Salespersons licenses expire annually on April 30th
Renewal Fee: $130
Late Fee: $100
Renewal notices are emailed and mailed to all active Rhode Island real estate salespersons approximately 60 days prior to April 30th.
Rhode Island Real Estate Broker Renewal Requirements
Broker licenses expire annually on April 30th
Renewal Fee: $170 (odd year) $383 (even year)
Late Fee: $100
Renewal notices will be emailed and mailed to all active Rhode Island real estate salespersons approximately 60 days prior to April 30th.
What happens after I renew my Rhode Island real estate license?
A new Rhode Island real estate license is sent out within 5–10 business days of the state receiving the renewal form and payment.
How to complete the 24 credit hour continuing education requirement
Yes, the renewal form and payment can be submitted online through the state’s elicensing portal, by clicking here.
Rhode Island Online Real Estate School
Keep Me Certified is a Rhode Island approved online real estate school offering the 24 credit hours of approved continuing ed course topics necessary to renew a real estate license. To learn more or enroll and get started with a course, visit keepmecertified.com
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