常见问题与解答

DUE TO COVID-19, ALL CLASSES WILL TAKE PLACE ONLINE

There are two types of online courses:

  1. Scheduled Lessons through Zoom: Lectures through Zoom based on our school schedule. 3-hour classes with a 10-15 minute break. Once you book the class, a link of the lecture will be sent to your email.

  2. Video Lessons: You make your own schedule! Pre-recorded lectures by William Bih that you can watch at your own convenience. 

GENERAL QUESTIONS

WHY DO I NEED TO STUDY REAL ESTATE?

This is a should-know course for almost everyone, regardless if you are a house lessor, lessee, buyer or seller. Real estate relates to our lives in numerous ways. More importantly, by taking this course, you can increase your opportunity for employment and income.

WHAT CLASSES DO YOU OFFER?

iTraining Real Estate School provides real estate education to become a salesperson or a broker, we also provide continuing education courses. 

WHO ARE THE TEACHERS?

Our main instructor, William Bih, was featured in The New York Times article 'A Class Where Hope Hangs On.' More people in the area have obtained their real estate license exam training from William Bih than any other instructor. He has taught more than 8,000 students. His lessons are interesting to listen to, and he makes it easy for you to pass the licensing exam. His students have a 96% passing rate which is one of the highest exam pass rates in the industry.  
Additionally, some classes are taught by Alice Chen, a theoretical and experienced certified accountant, assist in teaching practical tax, loan, and other related knowledge of housing investment. 

WHAT TYPE OF CLASS FORMATS ARE OFFERED AND IN WHAT LANGUAGE?

We offer online classes, classroom-based English and Bilingual (English and Chinese) classes, and on-site PowerPoint classes. 

CAN I PRACTICE REAL ESTATE BUSINESS IN OTHER STATES IF I HAVE NEW YORK REAL ESTATE LICENSE?

There are nine states which have reciprocity with New York State. If you are licensed in New York State, you might be able to do business there. However, each of the nine states has special requirements for this reciprocity. You will need to get the details from those local governments.
The nine states are: Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia

REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON COURSE

WHAT IS THE REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON LICENSING COURSE?

This course is required to obtain a real estate license. In New York State, real estate agents are required to be licensed when conducting real estate transactions. The course is a total of 75 hours and is completed in 20 sessions, approved by the Department of State. 

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO FINISH THE REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON LICENSING COURSE?

The course is a total of 75 hours and is completed in 20 sessions. Classes are open 6 days a week, with multiple classes on most weekdays, You can finish all 20 lectures in as fast as 3 weeks. The lectures are taught on a rolling schedule, allowing students to customize their schedules to their needs. Students have as long as 1 year to complete the course. 

WHAT IS THE GUARANTEED-PASS CLASS?

The Guaranteed-Pass Class is for Real Estate Salesperson Licensing. Students that have taken the Guaranteed-Pass Class can repeat this classroom-based class for no extra charge within two years. The tuition fee also includes Chinese language study materials, as well as assistance in getting you listed with a real estate brokerage company. It also includes a one-time continuing education class to help with the first renewal of the student's salesperson license. 

REAL ESTATE BROKER COURSE

WHAT IS THE REAL ESTATE BROKER LICENSING COURSE?

This course is required for obtaining a real estate broker license in New York. The course is 45 hours in total and is completed in 12 sessions.  

WHO CAN REGISTER FOR THE REAL ESTATE BROKER COURSE?

Anyone who wants to register for the course must have a salesperson's license, have at least 3500 credits, and a permanent New York State resident. Please see the details about the 3500 credits. 

https://www.dos.ny.gov/forms/licensing/0036-a.pdf

HOW MUCH IS THE TUITION?

$280 (Note: Not including the textbook and cram book)

REAL ESTATE CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE

WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE?

A licensed real estate salesperson or broker is required by the State of New York to take 22.5-hours of continuing education courses to renew his/her license every two years 

HOW DO I TAKE CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES?

iTraining offers continuing education 7 days a week. You can take these courses anytime at your convenience.

 

HOW MUCH IS THE TUITION?

$178

PAYMENT METHOD

WHAT PAYMENT METHOD DOES ITRAINING ACCEPT?

We accept payment by credit card, check, and cash 

Online Payment-

Mobile Payment- Account name: iTraining Corporation Email: info@iTraining.nyc​​

  • Quickpay/Zelle

  • Venmo

Account name: @iTraining-nyc

  • Quickbook ACH

STATE EXAM

WHEN CAN I TAKE THE STATE TEST?

 You can take the state exam even before graduation. State exam registration is through the website: https://www.dos.ny.gov/licensing/eaccessny.html 

(Temporary canceled, time will announce later.) 

HOW MANY TIMES CAN I TAKE THE STATE EXAM?

You can take the state exam unlimited times at a cost of $15 each time.

WHAT IS THE PASSING SCORE?

There are 75 multiple-choice questions. The passing requirement is 70%.  

HOW DO I SIGN UP FOR THE STATE EXAM?

You can create an account online at eAccessNY. 

Please see below for State Exam registration instructions:

1. Go to https://www.dos.ny.gov/licensing/eaccessny.html 

2. Below the title “OPTIONS”, Click on “Create My Account”

3. Follow the instructions to fill-out all required information

4. Once you have created your account successfully, login to your account

5. On the Main Menu, click on “Apply to Take an Exam”

6. Follow the instructions for the next steps

7. Select your desired exam location and time

8. Pay the exam fee of $15    

9. Print out your receipt, and you are all set

SCHOOL EXAM

WHEN CAN I TAKE THE SCHOOL TEST?

Our school exam is open every Friday at 12:00PM (Eastern). Please make an appointment with us through our website at https://www.itraining.nyc/schoolexam