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Broker Licensing Education

Welcome to Become a Broker, by first tuesday

Education and Licensing Preamble
Before enrolling, please glance over the following items to best set your expectations
What to expect from your enrollment
Final exam procedures
DRE Broker Licensing Checklist
Services for your professional use
To start, click the method of study for your licensing courses
e-book & printed book     e-book
     The prices given below are for the study method you select
Check boxes to enroll in the courses you want
The total price for courses you select is at the botton, packaging discounts included

1 Course = $76.50
2 Courses = $126.50
3 Courses = $176.50
4 Courses = $226.50

5 Courses = $276.50
6 Courses = $326.50
7 Courses = $376.50
8 Courses = $426.50

Realty Publications, Inc.
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California Real Estate Principles
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Legal Edit 2015

California Real Estate Practice

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California Real Estate Legal Aspects
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California Real Estate Finance
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Legal Edit 2018

California Real Estate Economics

California Real Estate Appraisal

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Property Management
Loan Brokering
and Lending

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Mortgage Loan Brokering and Lending
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State Exam Training Package
Our State Exam Training Package............................... $109.50
To Build your confidence and master the State Exam questions, we brought together for you five interrelated methods of training
Online Video Crash Course
- A top flight classroom presentation, enhanced with graphics, running 12+ hours
- 50+ video segments for you to rewind and re-watch until retained
Prep Book
- Unlocks the State Exam for you, using our bank of 1,200+ multiple choice questions
- Coordinated to run in tandem with the Online Video Course Training
Practice Exams
- You take unlimited simulated state exams covering randomly selected sample
- Questions are taken from the Prep Book with the correct answers fully explained
Flash Cards App
- You train to retain, using a memorized-sorting slideshow focusing on the
definitions for glossary terms you have not yet mastered
Concept Audio Glossary
- Listen anywhere on your phone - during commutes, at the gym, doing chores
- Turn everywhere you go into a portable classroom
Prep Book and practice exams for the State Broker Exam
State Exam Prep Book ................................................ $44.50
State Exam
Prep Book

Realty Publications, Inc.

336 pages

Broker State Exam Prep Book

Our Prep Book and online tools will give you the confidence you need to pass the State Exam with a 70% or greater — on your first try.

The Prep Book contains:
  • extensive multiple choice questions weighted between the study topics covered on the State Exam;
  • answers and feedback for every question;
  • critical facts on State Exam procedures;
  • a Real Estate Glossary of fundamental real estate vocabulary likely to appear on the State Exam;
  • a real estate mathematics supplement; and tips and strategies for taking the State Exam and successfully structuring your studies.

An unlimited number of practice exam are also available online. Focus your training on the topics you need to improve with the Topical Practice Exams. Push yourself with the Simulated State Exams which pull from a bank of 1,200+ sample questions. Each attempt contains different questions in different sequences.

Concept Audio Glossary
Concept Audio Glossary............................... $44.50
  • Immerse yourself in the language of real estate — terms, concepts, exam jargon and more
  • Listen anywhere on your phone — during commutes, at the gym, doing chores
        - Turn everywhere you go into a portable classroom
  • Over 5 hours of highly specialized real estate terminology and concepts which have a strong likelihood of appearing on the State Exam
        - We give the broader context, not just simple dictionary definitions
  • Organized in accordance with the seven topical sections of the State Exam
        - Isolate your problem topics then become the expert
  • Delivered by a DRE-licensed real estate instructor, talented and with over 40 years of experience and expertise
  • Easy-to-understand discussions, plus application of how the terms will be depicted on
    the State Exam
  • Includes online access to our 120 page Concept Glossary companion e-book
        - An aid to your comprehension by studying along with the audio narrative, or
          read the e-book alone
        - Extensive citations to further RPI writings, videos and forms to drill down into more details and examples
  • Continually expand your real estate vocabulary necessary to successfully pass the
    State Exam — anywhere and on the go
  • If you want to order the Concept Audio Glossary separately for $44.50, click here
TOTAL PRICE for the courses you checked $0.00

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Review this chart for your study method options

Compare Your Study Methods
You have options when enrolling to choose the study method you want for reading your course material
e-book &
Printed book
Immediate online access
Minimum study time
before course completion
18-days after enrollment 18-days after enrollment
Printed books  
e-book/PDF [downloadable]
Online quizzes and exams
Videos covering your mandatory courses
Printed quizzes and exams available  
Online certificate

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Critical aspects of your first tuesday licensing courses
  • These courses are homestudy correspondence courses;
       - California specific content by Realty Publications, Inc., updated monthly online
  • All-inclusive Pricing — materials, taxes and shipping, everything included
  • All course materials delivered in print and e-book, or just e-book — except the Appraisal book
  • Course Videos embedded in the e-books give life to real estate concepts
  • Online access is immediate
       - Printed books arrive via USPS in 5-7 business days
  • For best comprehension, course content is fully linked to RPI forms and provisions
  • Have a question on content? Next day answer, all via email
  • Print your Certificate of Completion on passing each course
  • You have one year to complete the courses
  • You receive email reminders to complete before course expiration
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee during enrollment before any testing
       - 90 days for State Exam Training materials
  • After enrolling, you may switch to a different course for an additional fee of $17.50
  • Questions? Call us at 951.781.7300, or see our Licensing Course Instructions

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first tuesday Course Videos embedded in e-books
  • Hours of engaging Course Videos which vividly illustrate critical concepts - see and hear ideas put into practice in your e-books
  • Each Course Video features Learning Objectives and Video Summaries to solidify your understanding and highlight critical concepts
  • New videos added constantly to the e-books
  • Unlimited access to all new videos during your enrollment

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Your Course Testing Procedures
  • You may take one exam every 18 days following the date of your enrollment
       - After the first 18 days you may take one exam, then another exam every 18 days
       - Thus, you may complete 3 courses in 54 days
  • You may print your Certificate of Completion at any time after passing a course
  • Each course exam has 100 multiple choice questions and is open book - 60% passing score
       - You have unlimited attempts to pass the exams during your one year enrollment
  • Course quizzes are included in the printed book and online for you to check your comprehension - prepare you for course testing
       - Quizzes are not graded
  • You may take the final exam online 24/7
       - Or you may test on paper in the presence of a monitor
  • When taken online, your exam results are posted on completing the exam or expiration of testing time

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Post-Licensing Services
  • Looking beyond your State Exams and licensing as an agent, first tuesday supports your development as an active agent without further charge.
  • You receive professional goods and services of great annual value as part of your enrollment

  • Customer Service Fast, friendly, LIVE customer service on first ring 8:30AM - 5:00PM, Monday-Friday
  • Dictionary An online dictionary of real estate words and jargon to help you on the State Exam
  • Books In Print & Online Highest-quality, California-specific materials published by first tuesday/RPI
  • 400+ Real Estate Forms first tuesday real estate forms online
    - visual application of rules in practice
  • The first tuesday Journal Our online real estate news with market trends, legislation, regulations, and cases, 50,000+ unique readers monthly
  • Realtipedia 16 e-book volumes for enhanced comprehension and professional reference
  • 200+ FARM Letters FARM letter templates and copy to market your practice, create your brand
  • Client Q&A Marketing Flyers Download FREE Client Q&A Flyers for marketing your practice as an advisor
  • Broker Search Search for an employing broker
  • Career Manual Your practice built on "Who you are"
    - branding by assessable achievements

Benefits BAB

DRE's Broker Licensing

eligibility requirements

Be the Broker

  1. Determine the courses you have completed and the courses you need to complete
    Tip - call the DRE at 1.877.373.4542 for their file on your course listed with them
  2. Enroll in the courses you need to complete
  3. - Instant access to online study materials
    - Printed books ship the next business day
  4. Study, and pass our course exams
  5. Submit your certificates of completion with an application to the DRE to take the State Exam
  6. - Schedule your State broker exam
  7. Train for the state exam, pass and be licensed
  • - Read the State Exam Study Guide
  • - Study your State Exam Prep Book
  • - Take the interactive Practice Exams
  • - Focus on the Flash Card App slideshow
  • - Watch the Online Video Crash Course
  • - Attend a Live State Exam Prep Course
  • - Listen to Concept Audio Glossary

7 Steps to Licensing

Video Crash Course Preview
Licensing Course Preview

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Student testimonials

[I liked] the ease of the course and having all the required information at your fingertips at anytime — online and books

Zenobia J
Future DRE Sales Agent
on Sales Agent Licensing Package

Student testimonials

I just want to say thank you for putting together an excellent group of Broker courses. In addition to the individual study courses, I bought the California Real Estate Broker Exam Prep Book (22nd Edition) several weeks ago and have been studying the material and taking the practice exams. Yesterday, I took my Broker Exam in San Diego and passed! I could not have done this without the Prep Book. I will definitely recommend your courses to anyone interested in pursuing a Real Estate career. Thanks again!

Tom B.
Future DRE Broker
on Broker Licensing Package

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