Washington Real Estate Exam Frequently Asked Questions

Every Question You Need Answered About Taking The Real Estate Exam In Washington

Do you have questions about the Washington real estate exam? We’re here to help. Below are some of the most commonly asked questions regarding the real estate exam. If your question isn’t answered here, our Customer Support team is ready to assist via chat, email, or by phone at 888.827.0777. We’re dedicated to helping you feel as confident as possible about your upcoming exam.

How much does it cost to take the Washington real estate exam?

The Washington real estate exam will cost students $138.25. There are other fees associated with licensing, but you can expect the test alone to cost this much.

What score do I need to pass the Washington real estate exam?

In order to pass the Washington real estate exam, you'll need a score of at least 70%. Passing the exam is much less stressful for anyone who has completed an Exam Prep course

Is the Washington real estate exam hard?

While the majority of students pass their real estate exam, a passing score isn't guaranteed. In some states, up to 25% of students have to retake the test in order to pass. Upon follow up after the test, most do not consider the exam "easy." The best way to alleviate your nerves and pass the test is to work hard and prepare as much as possible

Where do I take the Washington real estate exam?

The Washington real estate exam must be taken at an approved testing facility. These testing facilities are located in the following cities:

  • Bremerton
  • Everett
  • Kent
  • Olympia
  • Puyallup
  • Bellevue
  • Snohomish
  • Spokane Valley
  • Tacoma
  • Yakima

What topics are covered on the Washington real estate exam?

The topics covered on the real estate exam include the following:

  • Property Ownership
  • Land Use Controls and Regulations
  • Valuation and Market Analysis
  • Financing
  • General Principles of Agency
  • Property Disclosures
  • Contracts
  • Leasing and Property Management
  • Transfer of Titles
  • Practice of Real Estate
  • Real Estate Calculations

Can you take the Washington real estate exam online?

You cannot take the Washington real estate exam online. All students must travel to a testing location where they will be monitored for the duration of the test.

When will I get my Washington real estate exam results?

Candidates will see if they pass or fail the exam immediately upon its completion.

Can I retake the Washington real estate exam if I fail?

Anyone who fails is eligible to retest upon contacting PSI to schedule another appointment.

How many questions are on the Washington real estate exam?

There are a total of 120 questions on the the exam. The National portion has 80 questions, and the Washington portion has 40 questions.


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