The State of West Virginia Real Estate Commission requires a Real Estate Broker or Salesperson surety bond in the amount of $2,000. This bond is to ensure that any persons who may have any cause of action against such principal in this bond growing out of a real estate transaction will be compensated. Please take note that this surety bond is a requirement for nonresidents only.
Additional License Requirements
Submit a completed application
Pay the $25 application fee
Must submit proof of completion of 90 clock hours (6 credit hours) in “Commission Approved” pre-license education courses.
Must submit to a state and federal criminal background check
Must submit proof of 90 clock hours in commission approved real estate courses (for currently licensed salesperson). If not, submit proof of 180 clock hours
Must have been licensed as a salesperson for a minimum of two years
Submit a Broker’s Affidavit on Salesperson Training form from all brokers with you have been licensed as a salesperson
Submit to state and national criminal background check
How do I obtain a West Virginia Real Estate Broker or Salesperson Bond?
Complete our easy to navigate online application. Within one business day, one of our licensed agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for your bond (the “premium”). Once any necessary paperwork is signed and the premium payment is processed, your surety bond will be shipped to you via USPS Priority Mail (overnight shipping options also available).
The surety bond experts at Surety1 are here to help you get bonded quickly and reliably. We work with over a dozen “A” rated surety markets to ensure we find you the lowest rate for your bond. We are also licensed in all 50 states and maintain an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.
How to Get Your West Virginia Real Estate Broker or Salesperson Bond
1. Complete an online application. It's free and no-obligation.2. One of our surety experts will contact you with a firm quote and an agreement to sign.3. Provide payment and your signed agreement, and then you will receive your West Virginia Real Estate Broker or Salesperson Bond!If you have any questions, please call us at 877-654-2327.
HOW TO GET BONDED
1. Apply OnlineUsing our Free & Secure Application2. Get Your Free QuoteApplications are No-Obligation3. Get Your BondMost Bonds are Approved in 1-2 Business Days