To Obtain a Real Estate License in the State of Ohio
You must be honest, truthful and of good reputation
You must be at least 18 years old
You must be sponsored by an Ohio real estate broker
You must not have been convicted of a felony or crime of moral turpitude, adjudged by a court to have violated any civil rights laws regarding real estate within the past two years, or violated any rules of the Ohio Division of Real Estate. If you are found to have done so, you must submit satisfactory proof to the Superintendent of Real Estate that you will not violate such laws again.
If you were born after 1950 you must have a high school diploma or its equivalent as recognized by the Ohio Department of Education.
Any person who has not been licensed as a real estate salesperson or broker within a four year period immediately preceding their current application for the salesperson's exam mush have completed the required 120 hours of online or classroom instruction at an institution of higher education that awards a degree in at least a two year program. Certificates are good for 10 years. See Step 1 of "Steps to Licensure" for more information.
Pass the State of Ohio Real Estate Salespersons Exam
Steps to Licensure
Register for and complete the required 120 hours of online or classroom pre-licensing education.
Once you have completed the above pre-licensing education requirements and have met all other requirements as outlined in items 1-6 under "General Requirements" you must submit a License Examination Application and all applicable fees to the Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing. Instructions for completion and fee information can be found on the application. Forms may be downloaded from the Ohio Division of Real Estate's Web site: www.com.state.oh.us/real Applications must be signed by your Sponsoring Broker.
The Division will review your application and determine your eligibility to test and will notify PSI Exams. PSI Exams will then send you a Candidate Information Bulletin which will have an examination Notice of Eligibility indicated on the back page.
You will need a sponsoring broker. Complete the form below to be sponsored by Russell Real Estate Services.
Russell is looking for agents to fill full-time and part-time positions.
Testing Dates and Locations
You may test at any PSI Exam center across the United States. A complete list of testing centers is available by calling or by visiting PS Online at PSI Exams.
Scheduling your Exam
After receiving your Examination Eligibility from PSI Exams, you may register for and schedule your exam by calling 1-800-733-9267. Or you may register for and schedule your exam online by going to PSI Exams.
Please note that exam fees must be paid in order to schedule your exam. All exam fees are nonrefundable. For each exam retaken you must submit a retake application and applicable fees to the Oho Division of Real Estate before you can schedule a re-examination.
Stan Zarycki has been in Real Estate and Mortgage Lending since the mid 1970’s. Stan left the industry to pursue other interests in 2008. We are thrilled to have Stan back in the Real Estate profession with his awesome wife Denise at Russell Real Estate Services in Westlake, Ohio. Many of you remember I am sure the business he has done in this community. Denise and Stan have seven children. The entrepreneurial experience that Denise and Stan possess is a great asset whether you are looking to buy or sell in this exciting market place.
Denise and Stan have joined up with Russell Real Estate Services and are working out of the Westlake office. They both have years of experience in servicing the clients and the community. They are members of Galileans Club at St. Clarence Church in North Olmsted. Stan coached soccer in North Olmsted for over 20 years. Denise and Stan support the group Kisses from Heaven which helps support families in the Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit.
Denise M. Zarycki is a REALTOR® with Russell Real Estate Services, Westlake, Ohio Office. Denise is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, where she received a BS degree in Hospitality Management.
Denise has spent many years in industries that are focused on customer service and enjoys helping people, whether it’s providing them with a pleasurable dining experience or finding their dream home.
Working with her husband Stan, their goal is to help people in the community sell their home or find their ideal home, both in value and aesthetics.