What are the requirements to become a licensed real estate salesperson in Alaska?

  • Be at least 19 years of age
  • 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.
  • Complete 40 hours of an Alaska Real Estate Commission-approved pre-licensing course.
  • Pass the Alaska real estate salesperson exam ($100 exam fee as of 5/1/15)
  • Submit a Salesperson License by Examination application (#08-4179) for licensure under a broker with the appropriate licensing fees (As of 5/1/15: $175 nonrefundable application fee + $325 License fee + $30 Recovery Fund Fee=$530).

 Note: If an individual holds or has ever held a real estate license in another state(s) a license history is required from each state before a license will be issued.