Carlitos, Both Buyer and Seller in San Francisco, CA

interested in getting my brokers license. does owning and managing real estate that own count toward the 2-year experience requirement for california?

Asked by Carlitos, San Francisco, CA Tue Aug 19, 2014

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If you have proof that you were a property manager for 2 years full time with your salesperson license, you might be able to get away with that, but I doubt it. Generally speaking you need 2 years full time experience as a real estate salesperson, but there are a few exceptions.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Aug 21, 2014
My understanding is that you need to either have the 2 year experience under a broker OR a university degree in Real Estate to satisfy the eligibility requirement.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Aug 20, 2014
I sincerely doubted it, but I looked it up. See the link below. Owning and managing your own properties is great, and you'll have a tremendous advantage over most new agents, but the requirement is having a license for 2 years or more.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Aug 19, 2014
Great question. Regardless of what we say however, the ultimate authority with be the bureau of real estate in Sacramento. You need to complete the broker's application with all its supporting documentation and see what they say.

Good luck.
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