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Bundle: South Dakota Real Estate License Renewal Course 24-Hours

This 24-hour course offers a complete CE bundle for South Dakota real estate licensees, property managers and real estate auctioneers.

24 Hour Bundle


South Dakota Electives Course Approval #5610E1226
South Dakota Mandatory Course Approval #5611R1226

Continuing Education Requirements

Broker associates, brokers, property managers, and real estate auctioneers must complete: 24 hours of continuing education, including 12 hours in mandatory topics and 12 hours in elective topics.

Topics Covered

12 Hours On Elective Topics, Including:

  1. Technology in Real Estate Brokerage 3-Hours
  2. The Appraisal Process in Real Estate 3-Hours
  3. Residential Loan Market and Reverse Mortgages 3-Hours
  4. Real Estate Auctions and Short Sales 3-Hours

12 Hours On Mandatory Topics, Including:

  1. Realtors Code of Ethics 3-Hours
  2. Contracts 3-Hours
  3. Roll of Diversity in Fair Housing 3-Hours
  4. Agency Law 3-Hours


Renewal Deadline

You must renew your South Dakota real estate license every two years. The commission must receive your application and fee by the deadline, which is November 30 of the year you are up for renewal.
In order to renew your license, you must complete your South Dakota real estate continuing education requirements by December 31, one month after the application is due. If you do not, your license will become inactive on January 1.

Information on Final Exams

In order to pass your real estate course, you must score at least 80% on a final exam in order to pass. If you do not pass on the first try, you may retake the exam as many times as necessary.

Rules for Repeating Courses

South Dakota real estate continuing education courses used to activate an inactive license are not permitted to be retaken in order to renew the license.