Michigan Real Estate Continuing Education
Complete your continuing education to renew your Michigan real estate license today. All of our courses can be completed At Your Pace Online in order to help you maintain your license. Once you complete your class you will have an official certificate of completion available to print or save for your records.
We are an approved online prelicense education provider for the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) - Professional Licensing (Provider # 490), and are approved by CEMarketplace to offer continuing education.
Michigan 18 Hour 2021 Course
This 18 hour package fulfills all of your continuing education requirements for renewing your Michigan broker or salesperson license.
Michigan 6 Hour 2021 Law and Elective Course
This course satisfies the 6 hours of annual continuing education required for brokers and salespersons to renew their licenses.
Michigan 2 Hour 2021 Law Class
This course is the annually required legal compliance class for Michigan Real Estate and fulfills 2 hours of the required 18 hours of continuing education for licensed brokers and salespersons. This course will cover various topics including new legislation regarding COVID-19, several court cases, and a variety of real estate best practices.
Michigan 2 Hour 2020 Law Class
This 2 hour legal updates course for Michigan real estate professionals counts as two hours of continuing education. The course was designed to provide the real estate agent with an efficient and informative experience, including all of the Michigan law updates and changes, as well as the Moehrl v. National Association of REALTORS® court case. These topics all work together to get you two credit hours further into renewing your license, all at your own pace!
Michigan 2 Hour 2019 Law Class
This updated course covers the 2-hour law education requirement for Michigan real estate brokers and salespersons, and was crafted with the student in mind. In the class, we will go through topics like the changes to the Michigan Occupational Code, changes to advertising, remote electronic notarization, probate law changes, local government licensing updates, assessor reform, and more.
Michigan 12 Hour 2021 Course
This 12 hour package is structured to give Michigan real estate professionals a comprehensive education that covers a wide variety of elective topics. Finish your annually required 4 hours of legal training, and delve into 4 hours of electives that deal with financial records held by brokerages, including trust account management, and the importance of property management recordkeeping to the profitable running of a real estate business, and more. This course also includes a 4 hour hour course on ethics.
Michigan 4 Hour Elective Course A: Investment
This is a 4 hour course of elective training for real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan. The primary focus of this course is investment in real property. This course will also talk about how property values are determined and the taxation of real estate.
Michigan 6 Hour 2019 Law and Elective Course
This 6 hour course will satisfy one year of Michigan Real Estate Broker and Salesperson CE requirements, and includes a law update. The major topics covered are 2019 Law Update (2 Hour Legal/Law Update), Investments in Property, Taxation, and Property Value Determination.
Michigan 18 Hour 2020 Real Estate CE Course
This is an 18 hour course of continuing education content designed for real estate professionals in the State of Michigan. This course will begin with an overview of recent updates to State law. This course will also cover the topics of valuation, taxation, financial reports and records, ethics, property management recordkeeping, and other records.
Michigan 12 Hour Real Estate Elective Course
This 12-hour course is designed to provide real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan with a comprehensive education on a number of elective topics. This package explores such subjects as professional ethics, the creation, handling, and disposal of records, investment in real property, and the valuation and taxation of real estate.
Michigan 12 Hour 2020 Real Estate CE Course
This is a 12 hour course of continuing education content designed for real estate professionals in the State of Michigan. This course will begin with an overview of recent updates to State law. This course will also cover the topics of valuation, taxation, financial reports and records, and ethics.
Michigan 6 Hour Real Estate NAR Ethics
This 6-hour course will meet the requirements for one year of Michigan Real Estate Broker and Salesperson CE, including the law update. The course includes the 2017 Law Update, as well as NAR Code of Ethics Training.
Michigan 6 Hour 2020 Law and Elective
This 6 hour package for Michigan real estate professionals counts for six hours of continuing education. The course was designed to provide real estate agents with an efficient and informative experience, including the required legal updates course as well as four hours of recordkeeping electives.
Each of the courses work together to get you six credit hours towards renewing your license, all at your own pace!
Michigan 4 Hour Real Estate Electives
This 4 hour course will cover one year of elective Continuing Education credits for your Michigan Real Estate Broker and Salesperson license. The course includes instruction on Contract law, Errors and omissions, Integrated Mortgage Disclosures and Supervision and management techniques.
Michigan 4 Hour Elective Course B: Professional Ethics
This 4 hour electives course is a discussion of ethics and ethical behavior. Real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan who complete this course will gain training on such subjects as ethical concepts, the importance of ethics, and ethical duties.
Michigan 4 Hour Elective Course C: Record-keeping
This course of elective content contains 4 hours of education about records and recordkeeping. This course will provide real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan with training on the creation, handling, and disposal of financial records, listing files, transaction records, and property management records.
Michigan Real Estate License Renewal Dates and Continuing Education Requirements
Michigan Real Estate licensees must renew their license before the end of each three-year expiration term, with the current cycle ending on October 31, 2021.
To renew, you’re required to complete a total of 6 continuing education (CE) credit hours per year for a total of 18 hours during each three-year period. This requirement includes:
- 2 credit hours per year related to real estate law, rules, and court cases -- 6 hours per renewal cycle in total
- 4 credit hours per year in any subject about management, operation, and practice of real estate -- 12 hours per renewal cycle in total
If your license was issued or reinstated during the renewal term, you’re expected to complete the annual CE hours only for the term years -- November 1 through October 31 -- in which your license is active.
For example, if you were issued a new license or relicensed between November 1, 2019, and October 31, 2020, you must complete a total of 12 CE credit hours before the October 31, 2021, renewal deadline.
To keep your license in good standing, you can choose courses that fulfill these requirements from AYPORealEstate’s continuing education packages.
Information on Final Exams
You must pass a final exam for each course with a score of 75% or higher for CE credit hours to be accepted. You may retake the final exam as many times as necessary to receive a passing score.