How to be a Property Agent in Singapore (2022)

Interested in embarking on a real estate career?

Getting a real estate licence these days is not as simple as it was before.

Learn 3 steps to take to quickly get yourself qualified as a property agent in Singapore!

How to be a property agent in Singapore
Read on to find out the steps required to be a property agent in Singapore today.

How much does it cost to take and pass the RES course and exams?

1. Property Agent Course or otherwise known as the Real Estate Salesperson (RES) course:

Budget between $700-800 for the RES course.

- If you are an NTUC member below 40, you may enjoy up to $250 UTAP subsidy for the RES exams.

- NTUC members who are 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support of up to $500 each for their RES course and exams.

- Singaporeans & Permanent Residents can make use of their SkillsFuture credit of up to $500.


NTUC Hotline: 62138008



Mondays to Fridays 9am to 530pm. Saturdays, 9am to 1230pm

2. RES Exams:

$417.30 inclusive GST for 2 papers.

$235.40 inclusive GST per paper for exam re-takers.

Upon passing the exams, you will usually need to pay to register with a licensed estate agency.

Costs to register as a licensed real estate agent:

Real Estate Salesperson Registration fee: $53.50 + $230 annual CEA fees = $283.50