Virginia Pre-License Principles and Practices of Real Estate for Salesperson (PDF)

Complete Virginia's pre-license educational requirements and learn the basics of the business with this VREB-approved course. Start now!

Includes: Certificate of Completion

Approval: #0214025856

Credit Type: Salesperson Prelicense

Credit: 60 Hour(s) | Language: English

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About this Course

The Virginia Real Estate Board (VREB) requires this 60-hour pre-license course for anyone who wants to become a licensed real estate salesperson in Virginia.

We'll begin by discussing different types of real estate careers and activities, as well as the laws and government agencies that regulate the industry. Then we'll dive into agency relationships and anti-discrimination requirements.

You'll explore critical concepts in property ownership, rights and restrictions. We'll also examine money matters like real estate valuation and real estate financing options.

Course Facts


What You Get

Certificate of completion


Credit Hours

60 hours


Learning Type

100% Online, Available 24/7


Course Structure

At your own pace, save progress as you go



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Course Updates

Content is updated and current

Topics Covered

  • Real Estate as a Career
  • Licensing Law and Qualifications
  • Specific Acts Pertaining to Real Estate Practice
  • Virginia Agency Law
  • Introduction to Fair Housing
  • Property Ownership and Land Use Controls
  • Valuation and Market Analysis
  • Financing
  • General Principles of Agency
  • Contracts and Disclosures
  • Transfer of Title
  • Practice of Real Estate
  • Real Estate Calculations


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Your course will expire one (1) year after you purchase it (the date you submit payment), unless the course itself indicates otherwise.

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How Quickly Will I Get My Certificate of Completion?

Once you finish your course and pass any required exams, you can print your certificate of completion right away.

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  • Your purchase was made no more than 72 hours prior to your refund request.
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    • Requested or been issued a certificate of completion.
    • Completed 50% or more of the purchased course.

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Regulatory Information

Name:Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Website URL:
Address:9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400

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