The COVID-19 pandemic has affected how business is transacted, from spending significantly less time in a brick-and-mortar office setting and conducing meetings virtually to showing homes to potential buyers one family at a time. At the Department of Real Estate (DRE) the greatest impact of the pandemic has been on our ability to administer licensing [...]
The Department of Real Estate (DRE) has seen an increasing number of applications for mortgage loan originator license endorsements from people without a real estate license, which is a requirement. As a result, DRE has issued Notices of Intent to Deny to these applicants and has been pursuing formal denial of these applications. Please ensure [...]
You have finished reading three very long pre-licensing courses with almost two thousand pages. You have been studying hard to pass your Real Estate Exam. But then the day of the exam comes. As you are walking into Exam site you notice your sweaty palms and a pit in your stomach. You feel so nervous. [...]
SACRAMENTO (July 1) – The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) is offering the following guidance for licensees and examinees who missed the June 30, 2021 deadline for COVID-19 extensions. The extensions, established in a series of four executive orders signed by Governor Gavin Newsom, effected four groups. Click here for your options.
Our group study student Ronny Rudy Karepu passed his Real Estate exam and joined Keller Williams La Quinta! Congratulations! Here are some tips he has for you.
"The course study was important to understand the concepts & taking the practice quizzes over and over really helped me a lot. I’m used to a classroom setting so setting time aside every day was crucial to my success. I also took one prep class 5 days before my exam. The prep class was beneficial [...]
General Information — The California Real Estate license salesperson examination consists of 150 multiple-choice questions. You will be given three hours to complete the examination. Examination Security — In some Department of Real Estate District Offices, examinees may be subject to security screening. Exam Room Security — For security reasons, the following items are not permitted inside of the [...]
In response to COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom issued four executive orders that extended some deadlines for certain DRE licensees and pending applicants. The most recent order, N-83-20, extended some fee payment and license requirements until June 30, 2021. That deadline is quickly approaching. Below is a summary of the affected groups: 1. Those whose DRE [...]
California Real Estate License Application deficiencies such as failure to submit the proper fee, educational requirements, or completed Live Scan Service Request (RE 237) will delay processing. You may check to verify that your license has been issued by referencing the license status look up at www.calbre.ca.gov. Current processing time frames for properly completed applications [...]
CONGRATULATIONS Drew Randolph 👏👏👏👏, our alumni, not only was he the rising star of Keller Williams La Quinta market center, but he received the Regional Rookie Of The Year! Cheers to YOU Drew!! How his career started... How it's going...