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Minnesota Real Estate Renewal FAQ

The June 30th renewal deadline for Minnesota real estate agents is fast approaching. Here is everything you need to know to renew your license!

What are my Minnesota real estate continuing education requirements?

Salespersons and Brokers in Minnesota are required to complete 15 hours of continuing education each year, for a total of 30 hours each licensing cycle. Included in that 15 hours per year, each licensee must complete the current year 3.75-hour required module.

When do I need to renew my Minnesota real estate license?

Salespersons and Brokers in Minnesota are required to renew their real estate license no later than June 30th of your expiration year.

Are your courses approved by Minnesota Department of Commerce?

Yes! Our provider number is 21027179. Course approval numbers are listed in the course title.

Do you report my continuing education to Minnesota Department of Commerce?

Yes. We will report your continuing education to the Minnesota Department of Commerce. Courses are usually submitted three times per week and can take 24-48 hours to be reflected in your online profile.

How long do I have to complete my courses after I purchase them?

Individual courses are available for six months from the date of purchase. The purchase of a package will give you access to the course work for the full length of your licensing cycle (2 years).

Do I have to complete the course at one time?

No! You do not have to complete each course in one sitting. Your courses are available to you from any internet enabled device, and our system will keep track of where you start and stop. Our courses are usually broken into 20-25 minutes intervals, which will make it easy for you to complete your course when it’s convenient for you!

How do I renew my Minnesota real estate license?

It is the Primary Broker’s responsibility to renew all of the licenses that are due for the renewal and associated with the real estate company before 4:30 PM Central Time on June 30th of the applicable renewal year. The mass renewal can be done online at www.pulseportal.com. Electronic renewal application, renewal documents, and payments must be received by the MN Department of Commerce before 4:30 PM Central Time on June 30th of the applicable renewal year.

How much does it cost to renew my Minnesota real estate license?

$60 | Salesperson
$120 | Broker or Limited Broker

I missed the due date for my Minnesota real estate license renewal, can I still renew?

No. If your license renewal deadline has passed you must complete all outstanding continuing education requirements and reapply for the license (via your broker) and pay new fees.

Do I have to complete any continuing education if my Minnesota real estate license is inactive?

Yes, all licensees in Minnesota are required to complete 15 hours of continuing education each year.


Minnesota-Approved Real Estate Continuing Education


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