Starting a Career in Real Estate

Becoming a licensed real estate agent is an achievable and rewarding process that you can complete in just a matter of weeks. Our preferred pre-licensing education partner, The CE Shop*, offers robust and comprehensive education that is proven to successfully prepare you for passing the state exams. Plus, when you choose to work with us, we'll guide you through each step of the process.

Start in your Home State

Our experience tells us that most successful agents in the Kansas City real estate market become licensed in both Kansas and Missouri, allowing them to work in all parts of the metro.  You will begin the process by becoming licensed in your home state first. Select your state of residency below to learn more about the process:

*Courses offered by The CE Shop are endorsed but not facilitated or managed by Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate Kansas City Homes. Candidates are encouraged to research all state-approved education providers to allow them to make an informed decision about which pre-licensing program is right for them. Potential agents can choose whichever education provider they decide best fits their needs and are not required to use The CE Shop now or anytime in the future. The licensing steps and procedures listed on this page are deemed accurate but not guaranteed and may not be all-encompassing of every step that each state requires. Candidates should rely on the appropriate licensing entities to determine the full qualifications of becoming a licensee. The use of our endorsed providers and/or partners does not imply nor guarantee a future business relationship between the agent candidate and Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate Kansas City Homes.