What qualifications do you need?
Before you can become a Real Estate agent you need to complete the following qualification: Salesperson - National Certificate in Real Estate Level 4
It costs around $1500 to $2000 to get your real estate certificate.
There are a number of other educational institutions which provide these qualifications, including the ones below:
Find out more about licensing, qualifications and training from the REA.
To work as a real estate agent in New Zealand you must be licensed by the Real Estate Authority (REA), unless you are a lawyer or a licensed auctioneer.
Applying for a licence
You can apply for a licence from the REAA once you’ve completed your Salesperson – National Certificate in Real Estate Level 4
Maintaining your licence
Once you’ve joined Lugtons, you can achieve all your compulsory REAA requirements in-house for free.