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License Renewal Information Now Available!

7/24/2018

CE Marketplace, a division of Michigan Realtors®, would like to pass on information from LARA on the renewal process for all licensees. There are some key areas we would like to inform you of to help you prepare for renewal. You will receive your green renewal postcard from the State of Michigan via standard mail at the end of July.

• License renewals and continuing education requirements are due to the State of Michigan by October 31, 2018.

• If you need additional continuing educations hours to complete your requirements, classes are available through CE Marketplace schedule at https://www.cemarketplace.net/Calendar/Classes.aspx

• All licensees are responsible for tracking their continuing education hours.

• License renewals will only be accepted online through the State of Michigan. This means NO paper renewal. Your renewal postcard will outline the new online process.

• The department has stated that online renewals can only be done on a desktop or laptop device. Renewals cannot be done on a tablet or phone. It is recommended that you use Internet Explorer.


• The department will not take calls on how many continuing education hours you have completed. Please make sure to contact CE Marketplace for assistance. You may visit the website www.cemarketplace.net to get started or call 844.642.6633.

Here are the guidelines for the number of continuing education hours you will need for renewal set by LARA.
If you:
• Renewed your license in 2015 – or –
• Were issued a new license between 7/1/2015 – 10/31/2016 – or –
• Were relicensed between 7/1/2015 – 10/31/2016
Then you need:
• 6 hours (2 hours each year) of CE that involves law, rules & court cases regarding real estate.
• 12 hours of other CE
• For a total of 18 hours of CE prior to renewing your license in 2018.

If you:
• Were issued a new license between 11/1/2016 – 10/31/2017 – or –
• Were relicensed between 11/1/2016 – 10/31/2017
Then you need:
• 4 hours (2 hours each year) of CE that involves law, rules & court cases regarding real estate. • 8 hours of other CE
• For a total of 12 hours of CE prior to renewing your license in 2018.

If you:
• Were issued a new license between 11/1/2017 – 7/3/2018 – or –
• Were relicensed between 11/1/2017 – 7/3/2018
Then you need:
• 2 hours of CE that involves law, rules & court cases regarding real estate.
• 4 hours of other CE
• For a total of 6 hours of CE prior to renewing your license in 2018.

Note
• If you hold an associate and/or individual broker license and you have held an active salesperson license between 7/1/2015 - 10/31/2016 you are required to complete the entire 18 hours of CE.

• If you were relicensed and used any courses to fulfill the previous year’s CE requirements, those courses cannot be used again for the 2018 renewal.