North Dakota Real Estate License Requirements

Learn about the North Dakota education requirements for real estate licensing and renewal.

Licensing Board/Commission: North Dakota Real Estate Commission

North Dakota Real Estate Requirements:

  • North Dakota real estate salesperson license: 90 hours
    • Effective January 1, 2021, salespersons do not need 15 hours of post-licensure education
  • North Dakota real estate broker license: an additional 60 hours


North Dakota State Reciprocity:

Real estate commissions and boards across the country are adopting policies for a real estate agent in one state to more easily become licensed in another state.

The North Dakota Real Estate Commission has entered into reciprocity with Georgia, Iowa and Minnesota.


North Dakota Continuing Education (CE) Renewal Requirements:

Real estate professionals in North Dakota need to complete 9 hours of real estate CE courses every year by December 31.