Colorado Real Estate Study Guides

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


Colorado state specific topics include the following:

  • Licensing requirements
  • Brokerage practices
  • Property disclosures
  • Advertising
  • Accounting requirements

The Colorado License Professor covers all of the PSI necessary fundamentals of real estate including:

  1. Property Ownership
  2. Land Use Controls and Regulations
  3. Valuation and Market Analysis
  4. Financing, Laws of Agency
  5. Mandated Disclosures
  6. Contracts, Transfer of Property
  7. Practice of Real Estate
  8. Mathematics
  9. Specialty Areas
  10. Colorado specific content

By studying with the CO License Professor, you will:

  • Increase your understanding of Real Estate 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 Real Estate School exam prep classes

The content for each Colorado real estate exam has been extensively planned out by the Colorado License Professor's editorial staff; professionals who teach real estate license courses all over Colorado. 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 Colorado License Professor's system provides.

The Colorado 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. Colorado Law and Practice
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Colorado Real Estate License Requirements

In the State of Colorado , exams, licensing, and continuing education for real estate agents are governed by the Colorado Real Estate Commission.


An examination is required of all applicants not previously licensed.


Application to the Real Estate Commission must be filed within one year of the date of passing the entire examination. An applicant for a broker's license shall be at least eighteen years of age.


The Real Estate Commission is authorized to require and procure proof of the truthfulness, honesty, good moral character and competency of the applicant in such manner as to safeguard the interest of the public.

Sample Salesperson Exam

Guidelines for Broker Licenses

Colorado license law acknowledges three levels of responsibility and authority.

  1. Associate Broker: This is the entry level license for real estate brokerage An Associate Broker may hold an inactive license or be employed and supervised by an Employing Broker. No previous active real estate licensure is required to practice at this level of responsibility.
  2. Independent Broker: An Independent broker can be inactive, self-employed (without employing other licensees) or practice under the supervision of an Employing Broker. Two years of active licensure are a prerequisite for this level of licensure.
  3. Employing Broker: An Employing Broker can have an inactive licensure, practice independently or employ (and is required to supervise) other licensees.
Sample Brokers Exam

Reciprocal Agreements

If you are licensed in one of the 49 other U.S. States, Colorado will accept an application for licensure with limited examination and or pre-licensing education requirements. If you are licensed in one of these jurisdictions and would like to apply for a Colorado license, review the Colorado Real Estate Broker License Application in order to determine licensing requirements, and follow the instructions on the application.