Subject: 2024 License Renewal Updates

Email message:

“Renewals will open April 1, 2024. Licenses with a June 30, 2024 Expiration date are up for Renewals this year. The Commission will send License Renewal notices via email and mail.

Reinstatement Change: Licenses not renewed by June 30, 2024, will lapse on July 1, 2024.

For licenses with a June 30, 2024, expiration date, failure to submit a complete renewal by midnight will result in the license being lapsed on July 1, 2024.

The reinstatement period will run from July 1, 2024, to midnight, December 31, 2024. Failure to submit a complete reinstatement application on or before December 31, 2024, will result in license cancellation on January 1, 2025. This is in accordance with SC Code Ann. §40-57-110(D) & (E).

Individuals with cancelled licenses must reapply with paper applications and meet all current requirements for licensure, including taking and passing the applicable examination again. An individual holding a lapsed license may not engage in the practice of real estate or property management per SC Code Ann. §§ 40-57-20 and 40-57-780.

Renewal Resources

Online Renewal Portal

2024 Renewal Resource Page: Contains information about logging into the renewal portal, online renewal kick-outs, military renewal submissions, background checks, and reinstatement procedures.

Continuing Education Page: Contains information about approved courses, CE requirements for renewal, reporting CE, and CE exemptions.

Manage My License: Contains information on how to transfer licenses, update your Contact information, inactivation/reactivation of license, requests for certification of licensure, and register an alternate name.

For any additional questions not answered on the contact.rec.”

The National Association of REALTORS® is America’s largest trade association, representing more than 1.5 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.

Posted by: Byron King on 03/18/24 (This information is only accurate as of 03/18/24. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 03/18/24 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info at or email byron at

This information is not legal advice. This information is intended only to provide general information and may not be relied upon as specific legal guidance. Legal counsel should always be consulted before acting in reliance on this information.