Real Estate Commission

Applicants & Licensees

Sales Person Licensing Requirements

In accordance with AS 08.88.171, a person desiring to acquire any type of real estate license in Alaska must:

  • Pass the appropriate exam
  • Not be under indictment for a felony or other crime that in, in the judgment of the Commission, affects the individual’s ability to practice as a real estate salesperson competently and safely or under indictment for forgery, theft, extortion, conspiracy to defraud creditors, or fraud.
  • Apply for licensure within six months after passing
    the exam.
  • Pay the appropriate fees [12 AAC 64.073 and
    12 AAC 02.360]
  • Meet the appropriate education requirements.

Additional Requirements for Salesperson License

An applicant wishing to become a licensed salesperson must:

  • Be at least 19 years of age and work for a
    licensed broker.
  • Complete 40 classroom hours approved
    pre-licensing education.
If convicted of a felony, forgery, theft, extortion, conspiracy to defraud creditors, fraud or other crimes that in, in the judgment of the Commission, affects the individual’s ability to practice as a real estate salesperson competently and safely, a license will not be granted. Before an application for a real estate license will be considered, seven years must have lapsed since the individual completed the sentence that was imposed upon conviction.

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