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Invest in a Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes Real Estate Career

Real estate agents are independent contractors and are responsible for all personal and business expenses. Below are the expected costs associated with your initial investment.

Education Requirement and Costs Kansas Missouri
Pre-License Course $ 250 $ 395
Examination Fee $ 75 $ 52
License Fee $ 50 $ 100
Reciprocal License $ 155 $ 40
Professional Affiliations    
KCRAR Membership and Application Fee $ 105 $ 105
KCRAR Realtor Association Dues $ 204 $ 204
KAR/MAR License Application Fee $ 165 $ 228
Heartland MLS (monthly) $ 25 $ 25
Lockbox System Application $ 50 $ 50
Leased Key $ 180 $ 180
Lockbox Lease (per box/per year) $ 20 $ 20
Total $ 1,279 $ 1,399

Expenses are based on costs as of September 2006 and are subject to change. Membership fees for Kansas and Missouri are prorated depending on the time of year. Board dues and MLS membership dues are prorated. Total cost represents your estimated initial investment.