Getting Licensed

Getting licensed is a process… we can help!Fi

First Step is to take the 90 hour pre-licensing Broker course. A great online resource is through the and has an approximate cost of $599 (+ shipping and handling for course books). You must be 18 years of age and have received a high school diploma or equivalent.

Second Step is to sign up for study materials and practice exams through one of the following… ($79) or ($89)– register for the Indiana Real Estate Broker Exam Prep. This is an optional, however, crucial step to prepare you for the course tests AND state examination. 

Third Step is to pass the three – 100 multiple choice question tests during the 90 hour pre-licensing course with 225 points or a 75% or greater.

Fourth Step is to study, study, study using the course materials and study guides and practice exams!

Fifth Step is to schedule and pass the Indiana state examination with a 75% given by the state testing facility Pearson-Vue.  $65.00 Find and schedule your exam at

Sixth Step is to schedule an appointment with our Agent Services Director (502-741-7714) to complete paperwork. Send your certificates, application and activation payment to IPLA to activate your license. Application fee is $60.00 and made out to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency (IPLA). The IPLA will process your paperwork and activate your license, typically within 5-10 business days. You will have one year to do this or the commission will hold your license inactive until you decide where to place it.

Seventh Step is to become a REALTOR® member of the Southern Indiana Realtors Association (SIRA). Approximately $1,300 per year. Prices are subject to change by the Southern Indiana Realtors Association. New Agent dues are prorated. The breakdown includes application fees, REALTOR® membership and a subscription to the local MLS. 

  • One-time Application/Activation Fees: SIRA $150.00. SUPRA $50.00 and IAR $200.00 
  • National, State Local Dues are approximately $525 per year (billed December/Due January). 
  • Multiple Listing Service Subscription approximately $780 per year, billed twice per year at $390 (billed March and July). 
  • SUPRA Electronic eKEY (mobile app) $15 + tax paid monthly to SUPRA via credit card. 

Schedule and attend the SIRA orientation course for Multiple Listing Service (MLS) access. Call once license becomes active with the state of Indiana. 812.941.7472

Eigth Step is to schedule an appointment with our Agent Services Director to select business cards, agent mobile app, agent website and business email.  


Register for courses through Market Center

  • Agent Orientation
  • TECH Onboarding
  • Launch Your Career with IGNITE
  • Win with Sellers,
  • Win with Buyers, etc.