Before you get started, it is important to make sure that you are eligible to earn your real estate salesperson license in the state of North Carolina.
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Be a United States citizen, a non-citizen national or a qualified alien under federal law, or have a lawful presence in the U.S. and be authorized to work in the U.S. in the real estate brokerage field. [Note: A holder of a U.S. Permanent Resident Card (“Green Card”) is a “qualified alien.” Work authorization in the U.S. for most other aliens requires a U.S. immigration visa (rather than a visitor visa) and/or an Employment Authorization Document from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service that permits work in the real estate brokerage field.];
- Have a Social Security Number
- Satisfy the Commission that the applicant possesses the requisite character for licensure. Click here for more information on the Character and Fitness review.
- Pass a background check. Concerned about meeting this requirement? Click here to learn how to submit a Character and Fitness Review.
If you meet these qualifications, you are ready to get started with your course!