Maine Real Estate Practice Exam

Here are some actual questions you’ll find on your 2024 Maine Real Estate Exam!

Frequently Asked Questions

How to Study For The Maine Real Estate Exam

We can assume that you do understand the best way to pass any test is to fully understand the material. After all, getting your Maine Real Estate License is one of the most important accomplishments of your life. So, how do we do that?

  1. Take real estate practice exams over the course of 1-3 months depending on your knowledge level.
  2. Watch YouTube videos of real estate exam prep teachers. They are awesome and they are free! We have quite a few but there are other great teachers as well.
  3. Memorize all the real estate vocabulary. This should be common sense, but make flashcards and just go over them until you know them all.
  4. Sign Up For A Real Estate Exam Prep that guarantees you to pass

How many times can you take the Maine real estate exam?

There is no maximum number of attempts for the Maine Real Estate Exam, so you can take it as many times as you can in case you fail the first try. This, considering the period of one year after taking the Course and being eligible.

How many questions are on the Maine Real Estate Test?

We have interviewed Pearson VUE and spoken to the Maine Real Estate Commission. We can confirm there are 120 total questions on the real estate exam for salesperson. You’ll find 100 general practice questions and the remaining 40 questions are Maine law specific.

Is the Maine Real Estate Exam hard?

Yes! It is very hard. As of 2024, only 74% of agents pass the licensing exam on the first try.

The good news is, the people passing the real estate exam are using a real estate exam test prep (like us!) and their pass rate goes to 93%.

how much is the Maine real estate exam?

The cost of the exam is $85 for brokers and salesperson, whether you take the State exam only or the National Exam only (or take both). Candidates must complete all course requirements and request their FBI report prior to taking the licensing exam. Payment will not be accepted at the test center. Examination fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Often, if you fail the exam, the fees are a little cheaper for the next one.(but don’t fail, work with us)

Can You Take The Maine Real Estate Exam Online?

No. In Maine, you as a student will have to go to a testing center to get monitored throughout the exam, but it can be scheduled at no charge through Pearson VUE online and also take a practice test if you want. There is no final grade given when you complete the test, it will simply tell you if you have passed or if you have failed.

What Questions Are On The Maine Real Estate Exam?

 If you review the real estate exam person candidate guide located on the Maine Real Estate Commission website, they list the following. Also, we often conduct exit interviews with our prior students to confirm what questions are on the Maine R.E. Exam as well as insure the below is accurate. 

The exam breakout is as follows:

1. Property Ownership – 8%-10% 

2. Land Use Controls & Regulation – 5% 

3. Valuation & Market Analysis -7%

4.Financing – 8% to 10%

5. General Principles Of Agency – 11% to 13%

6. Property Disclosures – 7% 

7. Contracts – 17% – 18%

8.Leasing & Property Management – 3% – 4%

9. Transfer Of Title – 7%-8%

10. Practice Of Real Estate – 11%

11. Real Estate Math – 5% – 7%

What Score Do I Need On The Maine Real Estate Exam To Pass?

The passing score for the national portion of the examination is 75% correct answer out of the entire examination (aprox 84 correct answer). The score you’ll see when you finish the exam is not any percentage of correct answer but an indicative of how close you were from passing (if you fail) or what was your final score (if you pass)