Student Help Center

Student Help Center2023-08-01T19:49:28-05:00

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I have a real estate license in multiple states?2023-01-18T01:43:17-06:00

Yes, you can have a real estate license in multiple states. To do this, you will need to meet the specific requirements for each state and obtain licenses from each one.

How do I get my state real estate license?2023-01-18T01:44:31-06:00

To get your state real estate license, you will need to take the appropriate courses and exams. At Rowlett Real Estate School, we offer a variety of courses for aspiring real estate agents, including real estate continuing education, exam prep, and crash courses.

Do you need a real estate license in each state?2023-01-18T01:44:54-06:00

In general, yes you need a real estate license in each state if you wish to practice there. Every state has its own set of regulations and requirements that must be met in order to become licensed in that state.

What is the expected price range for real estate books?2023-01-18T01:54:58-06:00

Generally, Florida real estate books will cost anywhere from $15 to $60 depending on their purpose and content. However, some specialized courses may be priced slightly higher.

What are the best real estate books for beginners?2023-03-18T18:43:50-05:00

The Florida Real Estate Sales Associate Pre-License Course Textbook is one of the most popular choices among beginner students. It covers all aspects of Florida real estate law in an easy-to-understand format and provides a comprehensive overview of topics such as title insurance, closing documents, contracts, financing options, and more.

How do I choose the right book for my course?2023-03-18T18:40:32-05:00

You should choose a Florida real estate course textbook based on your specific needs whether it be for a sales associate license or a broker license. If you’re just starting out and need an introductory course to Florida real estate, then opt for the Florida Real Estate Sales Associate Pre-License Course Textbook. For those looking to become a broker in Florida, they should purchase the Florida Real Estate Brokers Guide.

How do I reach you if I have a question?2023-01-18T01:56:18-06:00

Feel free to contact us through email or phone during regular business hours. You can also leave a message on our website contact form and we will get back to you within 24 hours. If there are any technical issues with our Florida real estate books, please report them directly to us so we can help resolve them quickly. Our goal is to make sure that each of our customers is satisfied with our products and services.

Are there any requirements to take the real estate exam?2023-01-18T01:59:55-06:00

Yes, Florida has specific requirements to be eligible to sit for the real estate exam. Most applicants must complete a 63-hour pre-licensing education course before they are allowed to sit for the exam. Additionally, they must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED.

What is the Real Estate Exam?2023-01-18T02:00:44-06:00

The Florida Real Estate Exam is an examination administered by Pearson VUE that tests your knowledge of real estate principles and practices. In order to become licensed in Florida, you must pass this exam. The state requires that you have taken and passed an approved 63-hour Florida real estate course prior to taking the exam. Our Florida Real Estate Exam Prep Course covers all topics required by the state in order to become licensed and will help you prepare for your licensing exams.

How hard is the real estate exam?2023-01-18T02:01:23-06:00

Each individual’s experience will vary when it comes to the difficulty of the exam. However, with adequate preparation using real estate exam prep courses like our Florida Real Estate Exam Prep Course, most people find it manageable. It can sometimes feel intimidating due to the amount of material covered but if you stay organised and use practice exams from resources like ours, then it should feel less overwhelming.

How will I know when my state application is approved?2020-03-30T01:07:35-05:00

You will receive an approval letter by email. You can print it out for your records. In the approval letter, you will have a FLREAPP number. You will need it to schedule your appointment for your State Test.

You can also check the status of your application online at www.myfloridalicense.com on <view application status> or if you prefer you may call “The Call Center” in Tallahassee at 850-487-1395 and ask if you are approved.

How soon after completing my course should I take my state exam?2022-07-08T23:24:17-05:00

Once your application is approved by the state and you have completed and passed the required course, we recommend you schedule with Pearson VUE test center to take the State Board Exam as soon as possible.

Call 888-204-6289 or go online to Pearson VUE to schedule your exam at one of the Pearson VUE test centers. It’s best to make the appointment by phone as the appointment times are better updated. Payment is due when making the appointment.

Should I submit my state application online or by mail?2020-03-30T01:09:13-05:00

The school recommends you complete the application online because it is faster. Payment is due when the application is submitted. Payment can be made by credit card if submitting the application online, or by mailing a check in with the application.

Complete the application as honestly and accurately as you know how.

DISCLOSE ALL. Especially the section on background questions.

How often do I need to take my continuing education?2022-04-10T06:43:01-05:00

Florida licensees are required to renew their license every two years based on the issue date of the initial license. A total of 14 hours of continuing education is required.

What can I expect at the testing center?2020-03-30T01:10:17-05:00

Upon arriving, you will be asked for the items above and will be given a form to fill out. You will then be asked to stand in front of a camera for a picture that will appear on the pass/fail end of test form.

You will be asked to put your personal items in a locker and you can only take a non-programmable calculator in the testing room. No food, drink, candy, or gum is allowed in the testing room. No items are allowed in pockets of clothing, and Kleenex will be furnished if needed. The testing room is monitored by cameras and a staff member will escort you in and out of the room. The security rules are strictly enforced. A pencil and a sheet of paper will be furnished for notes and math problems.

You will be escorted by a staff member into the testing room to a user-friendly computer-based terminal that will be used for the exam. The staff member will give a brief explanation of how to use the testing equipment.

You will be given a total of 3.5 hours to complete the examination. Use the time wisely. The computer allows you to mark the questions that may need more time to answer and then go back to them once the easier questions are answered.

Remember, the goal is to answer as many questions correctly as possible, and this allows better use of the time. There is no penalty for guessing.

What do I take to the testing center?2020-03-30T01:10:44-05:00

You MUST bring the Rowlett Real Estate School completion certificate for the required course to the exam center NOT the “wall certificate”. A copy of the completion certificate is accepted.

You MUST bring two forms of valid non-expired identification with you to your appointment. One must be a photo bearing government-issued identification. Signatures are required to be on both forms of Identification.

If you do not have the required items with you, you will be considered absent and will be denied access to the examination room. You will forfeit the full examination fee.

Is a Military Discount available for the classroom course?2020-03-30T01:11:14-05:00

A military discount of 10% off is available for the classroom course only. You can receive the discount by emailing us a copy of your DD-214 when you register online.

Students must have served in a branch of the Armed Forces. These may include Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard, and Marines.

Email a copy of your DD-214 to rowlettschool@rres.com. When you register for the course, you will see the option to take advantage of the military discount.

Are snacks and drinks permitted in class?2020-03-30T01:11:35-05:00

Yes, snacks and drinks are permitted in the classroom as long as you keep your area clean and don’t disturb the class.

What do I need to bring to class?2020-03-30T01:11:56-05:00

You will need a highlighter, Pen, Paper, and a simple calculator.

Can a spouse take advantage of the Military Discount?2020-03-30T01:12:33-05:00

Only the spouse of Active Military personnel can take advantage of the military discount for our classroom course only.

What are the classroom hours?2020-03-30T01:12:54-05:00

Class starts at 8:30 am

10 minute break at 10 am

1 hour lunch at 12:30 pm

10 minute break at 3 pm

Dismiss at 5:30 pm

Is there a Military Discount for the online course?2020-03-30T01:13:29-05:00

No, we do not give a military discount for the online course. Our online courses are prices at the lowest we can price them for everyone. However, we do offer a $10 off promo code for those who would like to take advantage of it.

Can I speak to a live instructor?2020-03-30T01:14:45-05:00

Yes, you can. We have instructors available between the hours of 8 am and 5:30 pm. Monday through Friday. If you send us an email with your questions, we will also answer them over the weekend and at night.

How do I change my password in my online course?2020-03-30T01:15:18-05:00

Send us an email at rowlettschool@rres.com and ask for a password reset. We will go in the portal and send you the info to reset your password. You can also call tech support and get help with a password reset.

How do I access my eBook?2024-02-09T19:15:58-06:00

Please note, eBooks are provided through VitalSource®, our partner for online, downloadable, and mobile eBook fulfillment.

To begin, login or create an account with your email address and password. This only takes a few moments.
After logging in:

  1. Click on Redeem in the top right corner of the navigation menu
  2. Enter the eBook redemption code(s)

For online answers to common technical support issues, VitalSource® has a searchable Knowledge Base.

Technical Support or contact the VitalSource® Service and Support line at 1.855.200.4146. They will connect you with a VitalSource® Bookshelf expert. The U.S.-based support center is open 24/7 to accommodate your schedule.

How can I get a refund for my online course?2020-03-30T01:16:24-05:00

We have a refund policy in place. You can get a refund as long as you have not gone past unit 1 and it has not been more than 7 days from the date of purchasing your course.

If you have gone past unit 1 and or it has been more than 7 days from the date of purchase, there will be no refund issued.

Can I get an extension on my online course?2022-08-07T09:40:49-05:00

Yes, visit our Course Extensions. You can extend your course for 1, 3, or 6 months.

Why is my course missing from my account?2022-08-07T09:42:07-05:00

Two common reasons your course is missing from your account;

1.) Check to make sure your course has not expired. When your course expires, it will no longer be available for you to access it.

  • You can get your course extended for 1, 3, or 6 months past the original expiration date.

2) Check to make sure you are logging into the right account. Many times students will have two accounts and not realize they are logging into the wrong account.

  • Call Tech Support and they can determine if you have created more than one account.
Who can join the Real Estate Classroom Courses?2023-01-18T01:04:51-06:00

The Classroom 7-Day Course offered by Rowlett Real Estate School is open to anyone wishing to pursue a real estate license. The course covers all of the topics necessary to prepare you for the Florida Real Estate Exam, including real estate law, principles of practice, contracts, and mathematics.

What are the benefits of joining Real Estate License Classroom Courses?2023-01-18T01:05:13-06:00

By attending the course, you will gain an understanding of the legal aspects of real estate, learn the fundamentals of sales and listing contracts, understand the process for buying and selling real estate, and develop the skills necessary to pass the Florida Real Estate exam.

Is your course FREC-approved?2023-01-18T01:05:37-06:00

Yes, the 7-Day Classroom Course offered by Rowlett Real Estate School is fully approved by the Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC). Upon completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of completion that fulfills the educational requirements for becoming a licensed real estate agent in the state of Florida.

How much is the course at Rowlett real estate school Florida?2023-03-18T18:42:34-05:00

The cost of the Classroom 7-Day Course and the Livestream Classes at Rowlett Real Estate School is $450. This cost covers tuition for all seven days as well as the textbook and all other course materials.

How long will it take to complete the course?2023-01-18T01:07:29-06:00

Once you have successfully completed the 7-Day Classroom Course at Rowlett Real Estate School, you will have fulfilled the education requirement needed to take the Florida Real Estate Exam. The total amount of time it takes to complete the course exam will depend on your individual performance, though it typically takes around 3 hours.

What are the Benefits of joining Real Estate License Classes on Zoom?2023-01-18T01:18:24-06:00

Joining Rowlett Real Estate School’s “Real Estate License Classes on Zoom” is a great way to get your Florida real estate license from the comfort of your own home. You will enjoy a live classroom experience and benefit from an interactive, virtual learning environment that replicates the traditional in-person experience.

How Long Does It Take To Get a Real Estate License Online?2023-01-18T01:19:06-06:00

The duration of the Florida online real estate school course on zoom and in the classroom is 7 days. There is a process to getting approved to take the state exam that involves getting your fingerprints done and application with the state. This can be done before you take the class, while you are taking the class or after you take the class. Just keep in mind that it takes a couple of weeks or more to get your approval from the state. If you go ahead and get your approval, you can take your state exam the day after your class is over. Upon passing, you will have a real estate license that is issued to you inactive until you are employed with a broker. All together, it is possible to get your real estate license in as little as three to four weeks if you time everything right.

How Much Does It Cost To Enroll for Live real estate license classes?2023-08-01T19:05:47-05:00

The cost for enrolling in a Live Real Estate License Class is $450. The price includes exam preparation material that you can access in your account. The cost of your book for the class is separate and must be ordered in advance.

What is the difference between Sales Associates and Brokers?2023-01-18T01:35:21-06:00

The primary difference between Sales Associates and Brokers is the level of responsibility in regard to real estate transactions. Sales associates are required to work under a broker’s supervision and must pass the state real estate license exam before they can practice real estate sales. Brokers, however, are responsible for their own business and for overseeing the activities of Sales Associates who work for them.

Can I talk with an instructor if I have questions about the content of the course?2023-01-18T01:35:43-06:00

If you have any questions about the content of our courses, you can speak directly with an instructor at Rowlett Real Estate School. Our instructors are highly experienced professionals who are committed to helping students learn and grow in the field of real estate.

Does the school report continuing education credits once the course is completed?2023-01-18T01:36:08-06:00

Yes, Rowlett Real Estate School promptly reports your continuing education credits to the DBPR electronically.  Students also receive verification of the reporting. 

Is there any specific requirement that we need to fulfill before enrolling?2023-01-18T01:36:41-06:00

Before enrolling at Rowlett Real Estate School for your Florida Real Estate Continuing Education requirements, you must make sure that you meet the basic requirements of your state and/or licensing board. Typically, these include passing an examination and having a valid real estate license issued by your state. Additionally, you may be required to have taken a minimum number of hours of real estate continuing education courses

Can I use my real estate license in another state?2023-01-18T01:42:55-06:00

Real Estate Licenses are only for the state they are issued for. Each state is different and you must comply with each state’s real estate license requirements to be licensed in that state.

Student Help Is Our Top Priority

Student help is our top priority. That is why we do our best to provide our students with the tools they need to succeed in getting their real estate license. Not only do we make sure our students have the latest and most up-to-date information courses, we also arm you with the knowledge and information you need at your fingertips.

Whether you are getting your real estate license for the first time or renewing your license, Rowlett Real Estate School makes sure you have everything you need to complete your pre and post-licensing education. When you decide to get your initial real estate license, we will send you some extra study material at no charge that will help you pass your final course exam. We also carry all the post-licensing courses and continuing education to meet all your renewal requirements.

Course credits are always reported promptly to the DBPR. We even go so far as to send you a screenshot of our electronic reporting so you will know your credits were reported. We encourage our students to take their post licensing course as soon as they can after getting their license. It is very risky to wait until the last minute to complete your post licensing course. If it is not completed by the deadline, you will lose your real estate license for good.

This and other information is very important for you to know. We are always happy to answer any questions you may have, so don’t hesitate to contact us. We are always happy to help you. If you have a suggestion for our helpful links page that will help students, let us know and we will add it.