Just 75 hours of instruction will get you started as a real estate agent. If you are seeking licensure to become a New Jersey Real Estate agent because you’ve heard they make a lot of money, you’re right. But you should also know that getting a New Jersey Realtor license requires a lot of work. New Jersey licensed real estate instructor Michael Fourte has taught real estate licensing courses at various colleges and schools across New Jersey for over 13 years. Ask about military & veteran discounts.