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At RELNY, we understand that embarking on a career in real estate is a significant step, and choosing the right educational path is crucial. As a premier New York real estate school, we are dedicated to providing our students with the highest quality education and support.

RELNY FAQs Frequently Asked Questions
Who is RELNY?

RELNY, or Real Estate Learning New York, is a premier provider of real estate education in New York. We specialize in offering high-quality pre-licensing courses, continuing education, and professional development for aspiring and current real estate professionals. Our mission is to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to succeed in the dynamic and competitive real estate industry. With a focus on flexibility, our courses are available both online and in-person, catering to diverse learning preferences and schedules.

Who is Kristen Bacorn?

Kristen Bacorn is New York's #1 Real Estate Instructor, a distinguished leader in the real estate education sector and the driving force behind RELNY students' success. With decades of experience in real estate and education, she has developed a reputation for excellence in teaching and curriculum development. Kristen's deep understanding of the real estate market and her commitment to student success have made RELNY a trusted name in New York's real estate education landscape. Leveraging her expertise, RELNY has crafted comprehensive, engaging, and effective courses that prepare students for successful careers in real estate.

What are the benefits of RELNY when compared with other schools?
  • Expert Instructor: Our real estate courses are led by Kristen Bacorn, New York's #1 Real Estate Instructor, who brings practical, real-world insights to the classroom making learning easy and fun.
  • Flexible Learning Formats: Students prefer the convenience of online self-study, but often need instructor-led support or 1:1 private tutoring. Beyond the comprehensive online course instruction, Kristen holds live Office Hours to review topics and ask questions, with optional 1:1 private tutoring available. RELNY provides options that fit your lifestyle.
  • Purpose-Built Software: RELNY’s purpose-built course software offers a suite of features designed to elevate the learning experience, making it easier, more engaging, and highly effective for students.
  • 100% Pass Rate: Students who take advantage of the Exam Prep Package with RELNY have a 100% pass rate on the Final Exam, and are fully prepared for the 77 Hour New York State Real Estate Salesperson Licensing Examination. Every Exam Prep Package student who has completed the course and passed the Final Exam has gone on to pass the NYS Licensing Exam!
  • Multilingual Education: To support our diverse student body, we offer courses, subtitles, transcripts, and exams in every language offered by New York State for the Licensing Exam.
  • Comprehensive Support: From initial enrollment to exam preparation, RELNY offers robust support services to help students succeed.
What is the best online Real Estate school in New York for obtaining a Real Estate License?

With the expertise of Kristen Bacorn, New York's #1 Real Estate Instructor, RELNY is widely regarded as the best online real estate school in New York. Our comprehensive online courses cover all topics for the New York State licensing exam and are designed to fit the busy schedules of aspiring real estate professionals. With a blend of high-quality instruction, interactive learning tools, and strong support services, RELNY is regarded as the top choice for online real estate education.

How long does it take to complete the course?

The duration to complete the course can vary based on individual pace and availability. Typically, most students complete the 77-Hour Pre-Licensing course within 2 to 3 weeks. Many students have completed the full course within 1 week. RELNY provides the flexibility to adjust this timeline according to your needs, whether you wish to accelerate your learning or take more time to thoroughly understand the material.

Can I take the Real Estate Pre-Licensing course, final exam, and the state exam in a language other than English?

Yes, RELNY offers the Real Estate Pre-Licensing course and the final exam in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, and Russian. We make this material accessible for students with diverse backgrounds. You will find course video subtitles and complete course transcripts in all languages offered for the New York State Licensing Examination.

How many times can I take or retake the RELNY course, the RELNY Final Exam, and the NYS Licensing Examination?

Students are able to take the RELNY course, the RELNY Final Exam, and the NYS Licensing Examination as many times as needed. There is no limit on how many times a student can take the course, final exam, or the state exam. Nearly all RELNY students only take the course once, immediately pass the Final Exam, and then go on to pass the State Exam. The success rate for Exam Prep Package students is 100%.

How difficult is the RELNY Final Exam and the New York State Licensing Exam?

The RELNY Final Exam and the New York State Licensing Exam are designed to be challenging and comprehensive, testing your understanding of real estate principles and practices. However, RELNY's curriculum, expert instruction by Kristen Bacorn, and extensive support services are tailored to prepare you thoroughly for these exams. With dedicated study and the resources we provide, nearly all RELNY students find that they are fully equipped to pass and succeed on their first try.

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Complete List of RELNY Real Estate Accreditations

RELNY is proud to be fully accredited by both the New York State Department of State (NYS DOS) and the Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO®). This accreditation is more than just a formal recognition; it serves as a testament to the high standards of education and training we provide in the real estate sector.

RELNY Accreditations NYS DOS & ARELLO®

RELNY's Uparalleled Learning Advantage

Kristen Bacorn's online real estate courses are produced exclusively for RELNY! In the dynamic and competitive world of real estate, having a solid educational foundation is paramount. RELNY provides aspiring professionals with top-tier online courses, led by Kristen—New York’s #1 Real Estate Instructor.

RELNY Unparalleled Learning Experience

Unlock Success with RELNY: Purpose-Built Course Software

In the fast-paced world of real estate education, having the right tools can make all the difference between merely passing an exam and truly excelling in your career. RELNY’s purpose-built course software offers a suite of features designed to elevate the learning experience, making it easier, more engaging, and highly effective for students.

RELNY's Purpose-Built Course Software Features

Meet RELNY's Kristen Bacorn, New York's #1 Real Estate Instructor

• NYS Department of State & ARELLO® Certified
• Masters, Harvard University
• Commercial & Residential Real Estate Broker
• Educator at RELNY, SUNY, CUNY, NAR, AIA
• Addressed the United Nations 2X
• Interviewed by Wall St. Journal & New York Times

Kristen Bacorn - RELNY Real Estate Instructor

RELNY Job Placement Solutions: Your Bridge to Success

At RELNY, we are committed to more than just providing a top-tier real estate education—we're dedicated to ensuring our students thrive in their careers post-graduation. Our comprehensive Job Placement Solutions & Services are designed to support you every step of the way as you transition from being a student to a successful real estate professional.

RELNY Job Placement Solutions, Broker Insider Network, Recruiting, Resume Writing

Become a Licensed Real Estate Agent with RELNY Instructor Kristen Bacorn

Learn how to become a New York real estate agent from Kristen Bacorn - the #1 Real Estate Instructor in New York. Our accredited New York real estate licensing course can be completed in 1 week and can be taken online from the comfort of your home, or from your mobile phone.

How to Become a Real Estate Agent in New York NY