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    California Real Estate Broker License Requirements

2024 Special Promotion

When ordering 5 or more courses, receive FREE…

(Phase 2) PowerPrep Online Program | $99 retail value


Phase 1.

Qualification Program

To qualify to schedule a testing date, individuals are required to complete the following requirements.:

within the previous 5 years or equivalent experience (go to:

any accredited college or university, Degree must have a major or minor in real estate.

In addition to the above:


Real Estate Practice is compliant with Jan,1 2024 (SB)1495

5 Mandatory Courses:
  • Basic Real Estate Appraisal
  • Real Estate Finance*
  • Legal Aspects of Real Estate (Law)*
  • Real Estate Practice* includes Fair Housing and Implicit Bias
  • Real Estate Economics or General Accounting
    (we offer Economics*)
Select 3 Electives:
  • Mortgage Loan Brokering*
  • Real Estate Principles*
  • Property Management*

Click Here For Course Waivers


  • Hardcopy Textbooks & E-books
  • ALL NEW! Print Your Own Certificates
  • Open Book Online Finals / 99.8% Pass Rate
  • Complete each course in minimum of 2-1/2 weeks
  • 1 Year Term

How To Complete Courses:
Read textbook at your own pace (pdf online or hardcopy). NO TRACKING REQUIRED. “Open Book” is Online (100 Q&A multiple choice) with a 60% grade or better to pass. PRINT YOUR OWN CERTIFICATES. NOTE: Real Estate Practice will have an additional module to complete before accessing final.

Course Prices (Guaranteed Lowest on Internet!)

1 Course $79
2 ($114)
3 ($149)
4 ($192)
5 ($235)
6 ($270)
7 ($287)
8 ($320)
shipping $3 per course

Course Descriptions

Phase 2.

License Preparation Program


PowerPrep Online Program™

Updated for 2024 


Don Schwartz, teaching longer than anyone | Over 40 years!

Access Unlimited |

6 months


1. Power Review Video with State’s Top Instructor |“WE BRING THE CLASSROOM TO YOU!” You can watch at any time, at your convenience, fast forward, rewind and repeat as often as needed. The longest running & most successful “CRASH REVIEW” that was taught in every major location throughout the state for over 35 years! | follow along 178 pg Exam Guide in outline form covering all major topics areas of the state exam. (6+ Hours)

2. Online Practice Testing w/ Auto Grading

  • Mini-Course | 300 Q&As
  • Newest | 450 Q&As
  • Master Exam | 150 Q&As
  • Brokers Editions | 200 Q&As

3. Lighting Review Audio “Important Last Minute Review” 
Listen to before state exam (80 min)

MasterPrep Online Flashcards
Improve memory of important terms and definitions

Drive & Prep Audio Review
For those with busy schedules and limited time to study, you will be able to “STUDY WHILE YOU DRIVE” has audio taken from Power Review Video, Q&A Analysis & Lightning Review (13 hours)

Free Consultation with Head Instructor
”YOUR OWN PRIVATE TUTOR” available to answer any and all questions as you go through the entire program. No other school offers this type of personalized attention!


OPTIONAL: $49 for hardcopy versions of PowerPrep Online | Exam Guide Booklet & Practice Tests Booklet. (Option is for convenience & the same info that is in online version)

($148 with hardcopy versions)

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The Qualification Program
To qualify to schedule a testing date for the state exam, individuals are required to complete both the following:

2 YEARS FULLTIME EXPERIENCE REQUIRED (or the equivalent thereof)
Brokers Exam Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years full-time experience within the 5 years previous to apply for the state examination or the equivalent thereof. The most often used equivalents are: Having a 4-year or more college degree, from any accredited college or university, (Degree must have a major or minor in real estate) or those with a minimum of 5 years of experience in related fields such as bankers, escrow officers, general contractors, as example.

We provide our courses through the use of DRE approved “Home Study” programs. These courses are the quickest and most convenient way to complete this portion of your studies. Each course is “self-paced” and each course can be completed in as little as 2-1/2 weeks. Course Waivers

Select 5 Mandatory Courses:

  • Basic Real Estate Appraisal
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Legal Aspects of Real Estate
  • Real Estate Practice
  • Real Estate Economics

Select 3 Electives:

  • Mortgage Loan Brokering
  • Real Estate Principles
  • Property Management

Course Descriptions

Completion Time: Minimum, 2-1/2 weeks per each course, which must be taken apart from each other (example: minimum time period to complete 5 courses would be 12-1/2 weeks). As example, If a student enrolls and 12-1/2 weeks have passed without taking a course final, in result, student would then be eligible to take finals for all 5 courses at once or when desired after that time period). Maximum, one (1) year to complete each course from date of enrollment.


We offer the newest editions of our textbooks as they are updated by our providers when needed. For our student’s convenience we provide the textbooks in hardcopy form and those marked with an * available on pdf available to view online. The DRE requires schools that have courses that only provide an e-book for study, track the student’s time online for the full 45 hours of time required to complete the course, opposed to schools like ours that provide all of the hardcopy textbooks (no tracking required).

In addition, we believe the hardcopy textbooks prove to be much more convenient, since students can read them any place or time. These textbooks contain much more information than what will be necessary for you to know in order to pass the state exam, therefore we recommend, spending just enough time on each course, that would assure yourself a passing grade. Then study our prep materials, which in turn, will focus into the exact information needed to pass your state exam.

Our “Open Book” final and 60% grade or better to pass, has provided our students with nearly a 100% Pass Rate!

How To Complete The Courses:

Read Each Course Textbook. (Assignments are available at the end of chapters, however they are not required to be turned in or graded). NOTE: Real Estate Practice will have an additional module to complete before accessing final.

Take The Final Examination For Each Course. The final examination for each course final may be taken anytime 2-1/2 weeks from date of enrollment. Students will have up to 2-1/2 hours to complete the final exam which consists of 100 multiple choice quiz questions. The final is OPEN BOOK and only requires a 60% grade or better to pass. (taken ONLINE) Once completed, students will be given immediate results whether they passed or failed (the school is not allowed to give out a percentage grade). Failures are nearly non-existent, however if one does a occur, students are eligible at “anytime” within the enrollment period to take a second final. If failing a second time, by regulation requirements the course is considered as being “failed” and the student in result, would have to re-enroll in the program.

Receiving the Certificates Of Completions. Upon successful completion of each course, the school provides a CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION with course title & approval number.

Applying For State Exam Testing Date. When completing the California Real Estate Broker License requirements, you can apply to the Department of Real Estate for a Brokers Exam testing date by sending in all the certificates along with an application.

After, It will usually take between 4 to 6 weeks before you take your Brokers State Exam. In the mean while you will want to start preparation.

Course Descriptions


PowerPrep Online Program™

Prepare For Your State Exam: In order to be successful, students will need to study information that is specific and focused to the subject matter and vocabulary that will appear on the state exam.

Completion Time: Minimal 4-6 weeks while waiting for exam date.

Step 1. Review All The Focused Subject Matter

Power Review Video | “We Bring The Classroom To You”

For over 35 years, Don had taught a live weekend review. Classes had traditionally been taught and were held in all the major cities across California. Now students can benefit from this segment of learning conveniently in their home, office or anywhere on a personal computer (6+ hours)

The primary purpose of the “Class Review” has been to give a complete and thorough review of the main topic areas, students can expect to find on the State Exam. Instead of our students having to drive to a particular location to attend Don’s lecture, all of our students now have a chance to see his incredible presentation recorded live. More importantly students can now access the information immediately. The video format has also supplied the ability for students to fast forward, rewind or view any portion of the video when needed, then also provides the ability to view numerous times. In addition, being able to watch when students are alert and ready, in turn gives our students a huge advantage, in memorizing the large scope of material.


In addition, Don’s expertise in the field of Real Estate and more importantly his outstanding teaching credentials, shines through as in the video he shares true to life experiences as examples. This tends to help explain the information more effectively and grasp student’s attention. It makes the classroom experience more enjoyable by keeping them attentive the whole way through.

Our Exam Review Guide can now be used to accompany watching the video.

This includes well over 100 examples of possible types of questions and TEST TAKING HINTS that can mean the difference between getting a PASSING or FAILING GRADE. Sample Video

Exam Review Guide
(Use To Accompany Watching The Video)

Contains All The Focused Subject Matter You Will Be Tested On For The State Exam. No other school that we know of, has completed the task of taking the vast amount information from the numerous course textbooks available and strategically narrowed it down to subject matter pertinent to the actual state exam. Our Exam Review Guide will take you through 178 pages of an easy-to-read outline that contains the topic areas you will be tested on for the state exam. Included will be a page revealing a percentage breakdown of topic areas covered on the state exam so you will know exactly where to place your focus. Also included in the back of the Exam Review Guide is a General Information section where we place the most updated information added to the state exam.

Step 2. Test Yourself On All Information 

Online Practice Testing
Utilize Our Bank Of 1100 Q&A’s w/ Auto Grading

These are the written form of a set of specially selected 300 questions and answers. Each of the questions and all answers are thoroughly explained and analyzed.

Newest Questions
This particular set of practice exams contains 450 newest questions & answers. It introduces questions that reflect the most recent changes to the Brokers state exam.

Master Practice Exam
This Master Practice Exam (Mock State Exam) consists of 150 questions and answers.

Broker’s Special Editions
As most of the questions presented on the state exam for both sales agent and brokers are written to test student’s knowledge on the very same subject areas. Approx. 8% to 10% of the questions asked on brokers exam is exclusive to brokers only. These 200 questions & answers will help students prepare for this particular portion of the test.

Step 3. Last Minute Review Of All the Information

Lighting Review Audio 
Listen To On the Way To The State Exam Testing Site. This “Powerful” Audio is designed to provide a “Quick” and “Effective” method of reviewing all the necessary subject matter prior to taking the actual exam. The closer to the exam date this is reviewed, the better retention of the information each student will have. After following the suggested study procedure, we believe that the use of this audio will be the key to success in passing the state exam. (80 min)


MasterPrep Online Flashcards

Improve memory of important terms and definitions

Free Consultation with Head Instructor

Included with our programs…“YOUR OWN PRIVATE TUTOR”. All of our enrolled students will be provided access to our Head Instructor who will be available to students by telephone or email to answer any and all questions related to their studies as they go through the entire program. No other school offers this type of personalized attention!

Drive And Prep Audio Review 

Consists of audio from Power Review Video (6+ hrs) Q&A Analysis (5 1/2 hrs) & Lightning Review Audio (80 mins), nearly 13 hours of information.

ADD HARDCOPY MATERIALS (same as Online Prep) These materials add the convenience of being able to study anywhere at anytime.

Includes: Exam Guide Booklet, Practice Testing Booklet (1100 Q&A’s).

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