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Utah Real Estate Study Guides

The Utah License Professor is Utah's number one provider of high quality real estate knowledge designed to help YOU pass your Utah real estate exam the first time. Explanations and feedback given by the Utah License Professor is provided by real estate license instructors and professional realtors from across the United States. Many students have already aced their Utah real estate exam by preparing with the Utah License Professor. Shouldn't you?

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Utah state specific topics include:

  • Division of Real Estate regulations
  • Licensing requirements
  • Agency and property disclosures
  • Advertising
  • Record keeping requirements

The Utah License Professor covers all of the Promissor (ASI) necessary fundamentals of real estate, including

  1. Real property characteristics, definitions, ownership, restrictions, and transfer
  2. Assessing and explaining property valuation and the appraisal process
  3. Contracts, agency relationships with buyers and sellers, and federal requirements
  4. Financing the transaction and settlement
  5. Leases, rents, and property management

The Utah License Professor Features:

  • 3 interactive study methods (Learning, Exam, and Flash Card)
  • 14 practice real estate license exams containing over 2100 questions
  • Both state and national real estate exam questions
  • Specific math and definition exams
  • Real estate specific online dictionary with hundreds of terms phrases

Studying with the Utah License Professor will:

  • Increase your understanding of course material
  • Improve your exam comfort, familiarity, and completion speed
  • Start preparing immediately as there is no software to be delivered
  • Work from home comfortably (slippers allowed): Study wherever and whenever you desire
  • Have no need to attend expensive exam prep classes or real estate license school

The content for each Utah real estate exam has been extensively planned out by the Utah License Professor's editorial staff; professionals who teach real estate license courses all over Utah. Through their valuable years of instructional experience they have created a series of practice tests that help future realtors prepare for their real estate exam. Don't set up to fail. Pass the real estate exam using the excellent practice exams and informative feedback that the Utah License Professor's system provides.

The Utah License Professor covers:

  1. Introduction to the Real Estate Business
  2. Real Property and the Law
  3. Concepts of Home Ownership
  4. Agency
  5. Real Estate Brokerage
  6. Listing Agreements and Buyer Representation
  7. Interests in Real Estate
  8. Forms of Real Estate Ownership
  9. Legal Descriptions
  10. Real Estate Taxes and Other Liens
  11. Real Estate Contracts
  12. Transfer of Title
  13. Title Records
  14. Real Estate Financing: Principles
  15. Real Estate Financing: Practice
  16. Leases
  17. Property Management
  18. Real Estate Appraisal
  19. Land-Use Controls and Property Development
  20. Fair Housing and Ethical Practices
  21. Environmental Issues and Real Estate Transactions
  22. Closing the Real Estate Transaction
  23. Real Estate Math
  24. Utah Law and Practice

Utah Real Estate License Requirements

  1. Meet the statutory licensing qualifications of honesty, integrity, truthfulness, reputation, and competency. (Utah Code Annotated 61-2-6)

    Note: According to Administrative Rule R162-2-2.9 and 2.10, an applicant does not qualify for a real estate license if he or she has any felony in the last five years (starting from the time of conviction/plea or completion of any jail/prison sentence) OR if the applicant has any misdemeanor involving fraud, misrepresentation, theft, or dishonesty within the last three years.
  2. Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
  3. Have at a minimum a High School diploma or its equivalent
  4. Take 90 hours of approved education at a certified Real Estate Pre-License School as outlined in the Real Estate Pre-License Education Curriculum.

    Note: After 12/31/09, the pre-licensing requirement will change to 120 hours.
  5. Take and pass the Sales Agent exam.
  6. Submit to the Division:
    • Completed and signed application (issued at the testing center).
    • Signed original school certificates (issued by the real estate school) or Education Waiver (issued by the Division).
    • Signed responses to the Qualifying Questionnaire (issued at the testing center) and supporting documentation to any “YES” answers.
    • Two fingerprint cards or receipt of electronic fingerprint submission and a signed Fingerprint Waiver (issued at the testing center).
    • $147 non-refundable fee ($100 application fee, $12 recovery fund fee and $35 fingerprint processing fee).
    • Social Security Verification Form completed

Note: Incomplete applications will be returned to the applicant.

Note: If the exam is taken at a location in Utah, fingerprints will be taken after the exam. If the test is taken outside of Utah, fingerprint cards can be obtained from the Division or a local police station.

Sample Salesperson Exam

Applying to Become a Real Estate Broker

To become a licensed broker an individual must:

  1. Meet the statutory licensing qualifications of honesty, integrity, truthfulness, reputation, and competency. (Utah Code Annotated 61-2-6)

    Note: According to Administrative Rules R162-2-2.9 and 2.10, an applicant does NOT qualify for a real estate license if he or she has any felony in the last five years (starting from the time of conviction/plea or completion of any jail/prison sentence) OR if the applicant has any misdemeanor involving fraud, misrepresentation, theft, or dishonesty within the last three years.
  2. Have at least three years of real estate experience.
  3. Accumulate a total of at least 60 points within the five years proceeding application.
  4. Take 120 hours of approved education at a certified Real Estate Pre-License School, consisting of:
    • 12 hours Broker Management
    • 24 hours Advanced Appraisal
    • 24 hours Advanced Finance
    • 24 hours Property Management
    • 24 hours Advanced Real Estate Law
    • 12 hours Utah License Law
  5. Take and pass the Broker exam.
  6. Submit to the Division:
    • Completed and signed application (issued at the testing center).
    • Signed original school certificates (issued by the real estate school) or Education Waiver (issued by the Division).
    • Signed and Notarized Broker Experience Documentation Form showing at least three years of qualifying experience.
    • Completed and signed Broker Transaction Log or Broker Property Management Log showing at least 60 experience points within the five years proceeding application.
    • Signed and notarized Broker Verification Form completed by each Broker with whom the applicant has affiliated during the five years proceeding application.

      Note: Forms must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the broker's signature across the seal.
    • For Principal and Branch Brokers, a notarized letter on the company’s letterhead, signed by a company Officer, Manager/Member or Owner, authorizing the Broker to use the company name.
    • Two fingerprint cards or receipt of digital fingerprints submission.
    • $153 total non-refundable fee ($100 application fee, $18 recovery fund fee and $35 fingerprint processing fee).
Sample Brokers Exam

Note: Incomplete applications will be returned to the applicant.