A Career in Real Estate

Steps to Follow for a Career in Real Estate

Step 1. - Complete our Real Estate Agent Profile Survey - Click here to begin

Step 2.
- Enroll in the 60-Hour Pre-license Course.

  • There are two ways to take the Pre-License Course
    1. Online - self-paced online classes - Click here to Register
      • Cost for Online Class - $295
         
    2. Traditional In-Person Class - To pay and register online, see below
      • Cost of the Traditional In-Person Class  - $395

       

Classroom Locations & Times:  

                                          
                       
  RealtySouth-Cullman Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
  309 13th Street NE   (Starting TBA)
  Cullman, AL  35058  Instructor: Kay Whaley
  Prelicense Course Price Varies by Location  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make 
   
 RealtySouth-I459/McCalla Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 4760 Eastern Valley Road, Ste. 126  (Starting TBA)
 McCalla, AL  35111  Instructor: TBA
 205.477.7769  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Inverness Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 109 Inverness Plaza  (Starting TBA)
 Birmingham, AL  35406  Instructor: TBA
 205.991.6565  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Northern Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 951 Main Street  (Starting TBA)
 Gardendale, AL 35071  Instructor: TBA
 205.631.5499  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Northwest Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 505 19th Street West  (Starting TBA)
 Jasper, AL  35501  Instructor: TBA
 205.221.9931  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
 Prelicense Course Price Varies by Location  
   
 RealtySouth-OTM Alford Ave. Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 1220 Alford Ave.  (Starting TBA)
 Birmingham, AL  35226  Instructor: TBA
 205.822.2364  Proctor: TBA
 Price is $445 for this 4 week "blended" Prelicense Course.  Part Live, Part Online Prelicense Course
 Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Shelby Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 3170 Hwy 31 South  (Starting TBA)
 Pelham, AL 35124  Instructor: TBA
 205.663.3895  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Trussville Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 428 Main Street  (Starting TBA)
 Trussville, AL 35173  Instructor: TBA
 205.655.8877  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make
   
 RealtySouth-Tuscaloosa Office *Class Schedule TBA - Call 205.325.1397*
 500 TownCenter, Suite A  (Starting TBA)
 Tuscaloosa, AL 35406  Instructor: TBA
 205.758.3300  Must have 6 Enrolled for Class to Make

 
           

 

Once you complete the 60-hour Pre-license Course, you will need to take and pass the school test with a 85% or better.  The school test is given every Tuesday at 1:00 PM at:

  • RealtySouth U - 2501 20th Place South, Suite 400, Birmingham, AL 35223
  • Fee for test is included in enrollment.

Step 3. - Interview with Brokers to decide where you are going to place your temporary license.  Click here for a list of RealtySouth locations.

Step 4. - Register for the Alabama State Real Estate Exam @ www.goAMP.com.  More information on the registration process will be in the candidate handbook you will received at the time of registration.

Step 5. - After passing the State Exam, you have 90 days to place your temporary license with a licensed real estate broker.  You need to go the Broker you will place your license with and they will send your paperwork to the Alabama Real Estate Commission to apply for your temporary license.  Click Here for Estimated Cost.

Step 6. - After receiving your temporary license from the Alabama Real Estate Commission, you may start your 30-hour Post License Course online.  Cost of course is $195.  Click here to register.

Step 7. - After completing the Post License Course, you must take a final exam and pass with a score of 85% or better.  Final exams are given every Tuesday at 1:00PM at RealtySouth U located at 2501 20th Place South, Suite 400, Birmingham, Al.  35223.  Call 205.325.1397 for more information.

Step 8. - Notify your Broker after passing the final exam and they will send the proper paperwork to the Alabama Real Estate Commission to obtain your permanent license.