How to Renew an Inactive Oregon Real Estate License



This information on renewing an inactive Oregon real estate license is taken from the Oregon Real Estate Agency Web site. Clicking the links will transport you from On Target to the agency’s site.


Having a real estate license in inactive status means that you cannot do professional real estate activity as defined in ORS 696.010.

If it has been 30 days or less since you inactivated your license and you are switching principal brokers, you may change your license to active status by submitting to the Agency:

If your license has been inactive for less than two years, you may change your license to active status by:

If your license has been inactive for two or more years, you may change your license to active status by:

If you intend to change license category (e.g. broker to principal broker) when you reactivate your license, contact the Agency’s Licensing Division to learn the requirements for your specific situation.

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Jeff Sorg is a co-founder of OnlineEd®, an online real estate, mortgage broker, and vocational school founded in 1997, where he also serves as Chief Executive Officer, and School Director. Sorg holds vocational and post-secondary school instructor licenses in several states and has authored numerous real estate continuing education and pre-licensing courses and has been awarded the International Distance Education Certification Center's CDEi Designation for distance education. Memberships include ARELLO (Association of Real Estate License Law Officials), the National Association of REALTORS®, Oregon Association of REALTORS®, and Portland Metro Association of REALTORS®. Awards and service include REALTOR® Emeritus in the National Association, Life Member award in Portland Metro Association and Chairperson of the Oregon Real Estate Forms Committee. OnlineEd® provides real estate, mortgage broker, insurance, and contractor pre-license, post-license, continuing education, career enhancement, and professional development and designation courses over the Internet.