Total Hours Required: 36
Education Due By: 12/31/2019
Elective Hours: 24
Mandatory Hours: 12
License Level: All
Renewal Cycle: 3 years


Online Limitations:

12 hours of the 36 total hours be completed in a classroom setting.

Online Info:

Iowa Real Estate Licensees are required to take 36 continuing education hours every 36 months.

12 of the 36 hours must be in mandatory courses including 8 hours of Law and 4 hours of Ethics.

Iowa Commission accepts any courses sponsored by the National Association of Realtors to meet the 24 hour elective requirement.  Up to 24 hours may be taken by coorespondence/home study during each 3 year renewal period.  During each 3 year renewal period a course may be taken for credit only once.  A course may be repeated for credit only if the course numbers and instructors are different.


Roster Required: No

Roster Process: N/A

Roster Sent: N/A 

CE Approved Courses:  CRS 103, 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125 approved for 8 hours.  CRS 200, 201, 202, 204, 205, 206, 210 approved for 16 hours of elective credit.

Iowa Real Estate Commission200 East Grand Ave. Ste 350
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: 515-281-7393
Fax: 515-281-7411
Web: Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau