How to get your Real Estate License in New Hampshire

Do you want to become a real estate agent and get New Hampshire Real Estate License? McKissock Learning taught thousands of aspiring real estate agents in New Hampshire, we make it easy for you to get up to speed on the New Hampshire real estate license requirements.

Select License Level:
3 Mandatory Hours
12 Elective Hours
15 Total Hours
3 Mandatory Hours
12 Elective Hours
15 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Real Estate License in New Hampshire

This real estate licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the New Hampshire Real Estate Commission. We recommend you contact the New Hampshire Real Estate Commission for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

New Hampshire Real Estate License: All

Total Hours Required: 15
Mandatory Hours: 3
Elective Hours: 12
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Continuing Education and Renewal Date: Every 24 months based on the original issuance date.

Hours Required by the NH Real Estate Commission: 15 hours.
•3 mandatory hours
    o3-hour Core Course
•12 elective hours

Post-Licensure Education Requirement: Effective February 1, 2020, a salesperson renewal applicant applying for their first renewal shall complete 12 hours of post-licensing courses in addition to the core course. The 12 hours of post-licensing must consist of accredited courses in each of the four required post-licensing course topics, and may include one or more additional accredited courses from approved optional post-licensing course topics.
Required post-licensing course topics: P&S Contracts; Ethical Behavior; Disclosure Forms; and Agency.
Optional post-licensing courses topics: Fair Housing; New Construction; Advertising; Conflict and Dispute Resolution; Negotiations; and Broker Agreements.

Seat Time: The New Hampshire Real Estate Commission requires a timing device for all distance education courses to ensure that courses cannot be completed in less time than the approved credit hours. Please note that your course will time out after several minutes of inactivity.

Expiration Date of Course: Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.

Certificate:
With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE hours that may be completed online. Post-licensing courses must be completed either in-class or by internet live-class.

Governing Agency

Name: New Hampshire Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6032712701
Fax: 6032711039
Address: 121 South Fruit Street, Suite 201 Concord, NH 03301

New Hampshire Real Estate License: First Time Renewal Requirements

Total Hours Required: 15
Mandatory Hours: 3
Elective Hours: 12
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Post-Licensure Education and Renewal Date: Twenty-four (24) months after the original issuance date.

Hours Required by the NH Real Estate Commission: 15 hours.
•3-hour Core Course
•12 Post-Licensing hours

Post-Licensure Education Requirement: Effective February 1, 2020, a salesperson renewal applicant applying for their first renewal shall complete 12 hours of post-licensing courses in addition to the core course.

The 12 hours of post-licensing must consist of accredited courses in each of the four required post-licensing course topics, and may include one or more additional accredited courses from approved optional post-licensing course topics.
Required post-licensing course topics: P&S Contracts; Ethical Behavior; Disclosure Forms; and Agency.
Optional post-licensing courses topics: Fair Housing; New Construction; Advertising; Conflict and Dispute Resolution; Negotiations; and Broker Agreements.

Seat Time: The New Hampshire Real Estate Commission requires a timing device for all distance education courses to ensure that courses cannot be completed in less time than the approved credit hours. Please note that your course will time out after several minutes of inactivity.

Expiration Date of Course: Course expiration dates vary but are generally 6 months after enrollment date.

Certificate: With few exceptions, online course completion certificates are available for download at course conclusion and posted directly to your student dashboard.

Limitations

Post-licensing courses must be completed either in-class or by internet live-class.

Governing Agency

Name: New Hampshire Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6032712701
Fax: 6032711039
Address: 121 South Fruit Street, Suite 201 Concord, NH 03301

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.