How Many Types Of Real Estate Licenses Are There In Georgia

When considering a career in real estate, or just wondering if you need a Georgia Real Estate License to engage in certain business activities it’s important to know what requires a license and which license. For example you may be a landlord who owns their own rental homes, do you need a real estate license to rent your own homes? How about commercial properties, do you need a real estate license to sell commercial buildings? What if you want to sell your own homes that you buy, rehab and flip back to the market?

Here is exactly what the Georgia Real Estate Commission says about it:

Salesperson – if acting on behalf of a broker, a salesperson may perform any real estate brokerage act that requires a real estate license in Georgia. In order to be active in real estate brokerage, a salesperson must be affiliated with a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, or a limited liability company that is also licensed as a broker.

Associate Broker – if acting on behalf of a broker, an associate broker may perform any real estate brokerage act that requires a real estate license in Georgia. In order to be active in real estate brokerage, an associate broker must be affiliated with a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, or a limited liability company that is also licensed as a broker.

Broker – a broker may perform any real estate brokerage act that requires a real estate license in Georgia. Both individuals and firms may be licensed as brokers. In order to be active in real estate brokerage, an individual licensed as a broker must be affiliated with a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, or a limited liability company that is also licensed as a broker.

Community Association Manager – if acting on behalf of a broker, a community association manager may only manage one or more community associations. Community associations include such organizations as condominium associations and homeowner associations. In order to be active in community association management, a community association manager must be affiliated with a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, or a limited liability company that is also licensed as a broker

Here is a really good idea – if you have questions about whether or not you need a real estate license in Georgia call Tom Gillett at 404-372-1969. Tom has decades of experience helping people get their real estate license in Georgia and he’ll be more than happy to answer your questions.

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