Startup Costs

What Does It Cost to Get Into Real Estate?

 

The cost to become a licensed real estate agent in Idaho has a few variables, but can be generally summarized by the below costs:

  • Classes: ≈ $695
  • Fingerprints: ≈ $60
  • License Exam: ≈ $85
  • License: ≈ $160
  • E&O Insurance: ≈ $210
  • Realtor® Dues: ≈ $500
    (Specific amount will vary based on local board, also prorates monthly)
  • MLS Subscription: ≈ $300 ($78/quarter)
  • Lockbox Key: ≈ $200 (Annually or $16/monthly)
  • Lockbox*: ≈ $92
  • Signs*:  ≈ $75
  • Sign Riders*: $10-$20

Total Cost ≈  $2,195 (higher with optional costs included)

*Optional cost

The question is commonly asked, “Are there scholarships available?”  Unfortunately, we do not currently offer scholarships.