The Commission’s online application system may be used to apply for a broker license by examination or for reinstatement of a license. It may also be used by an applicant applying for a license based on holding a license in another jurisdiction.
An applicant who holds a current real estate license in another state (or U.S. territory or Canadian jurisdiction) that has been on active status within the previous three (3) years and that is equivalent to NC's provisional or "full" broker license may...
waive the 75-hour North Carolina Broker Prelicensing Course as well as the National section of the North Carolina real estate license examination AND
pass the State section of the examination and be issued a NC real estate broker license in a status equivalent to the status in the other jurisdiction
waive the State section of the examination, be issued a NC real estate broker license on provisional status, and be subject to the NC's postlicensing education requirement.
Please note that provisional brokers who applied for a NC license based on licensure in another jurisdiction and who opted not to take the state section of the license examination are NOT eligible for any waiver of Postlicensing education.
For a full explanation, please refer to page 6 of the Commission's application booklet: Real Estate Licensing in North Carolina.
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