Realty Institute has taken our 75 years of teaching and training experience in Real Estate into the virtual world as Online Classes become more popular and convenient. The same teams of instructors who developed, wrote, and produced the widely acclaimed 22.5 hrs of continuing education, as well as the 30-hour Gap/Remedial course are proud of be offering the NEW YORK STATE 77 HR. LICENSING COURSE.
All of our courses adhere to the strict standards of New York Dept. of State and ARELLO (Association of Real Estate License Law Officials) and are fully accredited by both.
Effective December 21, 2022 the following changes have been made by the Dept. of State regarding qualifications for real estate licenses: Salesperson Qualifying Courses have increased from 75 to 77 hours. A salesperson applicant will be required to show proof of completing 77 hours of approved education in order to apply for a license.
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•There are multiple subjects and it will take 77 hours to complete the course.
•Each subject is broken down into sections. At the end of each section, there are multiple-choice questions. If you get the answer wrong you will re-answer a new question. You do not have to re-read the material or go back to the beginning of the section.
•Our courses can be accessed from any computer 24/7.
•This is a self-contained course which does not require a textbook. However, Realty Institute has an “ebook” which can be purchased and printed on your printer. It covers all of the chapters and sections and is an excellent study guide.
•Upon completion of all subjects, you will print your final exam entrance certificate.
This must be presented when you take your final exam.
•You are required to take a live-proctored final exam at an approved proctoring site. The proctoring fee is the responsibility of the student at the time they take the exam.
•It is a 75-question multiple-choice exam and a grade of 65 is passing. You will have 3 hours to complete the exam.
•Approved exam locations can be accessed through our home page under “links and information”.
•You must make an appointment directly with the location of your choice.
•Upon passing the exam your certificate will be mailed to you. This usually takes approximately 2 weeks.
•You can schedule your state exam immediately.
•There are no refunds or credits.
•For Technical Support ONLY, call (718) 275-0003 M-F 9am till 5pm excluding holidays. After hours calls will be returned on the next business day
Phone: Customer Service phone number is (518) 474-4429 and the hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-4:45pm.
Fax: Fax number is (518) 473-6648.
Mail: Mailing address is as follows:
NYS Department of State
Division of Licensing Services
P.O. Box 22001
Albany, NY 12201-2001