"Your First Step in Becoming a Successful

 Real Estate Professional"



Mike O.

"I passed the exam easily after taking this class."

John C.

Prep for the State of Illinois Exam

Our quizzes, practice tests, and classroom activities will get you ready to take and pass the State exam.

Our Instructors


The Academy of Real Estate Education, Inc. is licensed by the State of Illinois as a certified real estate pre-license school.

Our goal is to teach students what they need to know to pass the Sate of Illinois Broker and Managing Broker Pre-License Exams. We are conveniently located in Palatine, IL, just off the Northwest Highway Exit from Route 53, with easy access from every direction. Both evening classes and weekend classes are offered. 

"There is no other instructor who gives so much to every student.  She is quick in answering our questions and clearly knows her stuff!"

Denise B.

Our instructors are all active real estate brokers with decades of experience in listing and selling real estate. They are also former managing brokers of real estate offices and can offer insights into making a living as a real estate broker as well as practical working knowledge of the profession. The emphasis of our instruction is to obtain a  practical understanding of the real estate laws.

Our Instructors

Our licensed instructors are active licensed real estate brokers and have decades of experience in listing and selling real estate in Illinois.

Flexible Learning

Our combination of self-study and classroom instruction makes the most efficient use of your most precious asset--your time. WE ALSO NOW OFFER A TOTAL HOME STUDY OPTION