Getting Started

1. What qualifications do you need?

Before you can become a Real Estate agent you need to complete the following qualification : Salesperson - National Certificate in Real Estate Level 4

Costs

It costs around $1500 to $2000 to get your real estate certificate.

Training providers

There are a number of other educational institutions which provide these qualifications, including the ones below:

Find out more about licensing, qualifications and training from the REAA at: http://www.reaa.govt.nz/ForLicensees/ApplyingForYourLicence/Required-qualifications/Pages/Required-qualifications.aspx

2. Getting licensed

To work as a real estate agent in New Zealand you must be licensed by the Real Estate Agents Authority (REAA), unless you are a lawyer or a licensed auctioneer.

Applying for a licence

You can apply for a licence from the REAA once you’ve completed your Salesperson – National Certificate in Real Estate Level 4 http://www.reaa.govt.nz/ForLicensees/ApplyingForYourLicence/Pages/Applyingforyourlicence.aspx

3. Maintaining your licence

Once you’ve joined Lugton’s, you can achieve all your compulsory REAA requirements in-house for free.