Free Massachusetts Real Estate Practice Exam Questions (November 2023) 40+

Massachusetts Real Estate Exam

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To evict someone for non-payment of rent a landlord must give a how many days notice?

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In Massachusetts, which of the following is exempt from continuing education?

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The Board may suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew a license, for which of the following reasons:

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In Massachusetts the amount a broker may charge for a commission is

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How many members does the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons have?

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In the state of Massachusetts, in order for a buyer-brokerage contract to be enforceable the agreement must:

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The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons does not

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Sally received discipline by the Board and was suspended. How does she request that the Board terminate her suspension?

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Under Massachusetts law, when should an agent give a buyer a written agency disclosure?

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Massachusetts has real estate license reciprocity agreements with which states?

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Under agency law in Massachusetts being a Facilitator is

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Is commingling legal in Massachusetts?

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The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons is composed of:

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Under Massachusetts law, how long does a landlord have to wait before they can issue a late fee for late rent?

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If consensual dual representation occurs a broker shall request a prospective purchaser or seller to sign and date such notice, and provide the original to them and maintain a copy of all notices. For how long must the broker keep the records of the notice?

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When would an active license be considered inactive?

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An owner can redeem his or her property within how many months after a tax sale?

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Massachusetts law requires; anyone who lists, sells, leases, or deals in real estate transactions to

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Which would be a violation of Massachusetts license law?

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What is the purpose of a surety bond and do they apply to brokers, salespersons, or both?

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Choose the best answer. Under Massachusetts License Law, any money that comes into the possession of a broker:

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Which Massachusetts Law protects buyers and sellers from "fraudulent misrepresentations and unscrupulous behavior" of real estate agents and brokers?

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If a prospective purchaser or seller declines to sign a notice of agency disclosure, what should an agent or broker do?

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The Board may suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew a license, for which of the following reasons:

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Per Massachusetts law, which of the following is not a type of agent relationship?

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If found guilty of illegal discrimination the Masschusetts Real Estate Board shall suspend the agent or broker for at least how long?

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A Massachusetts salesperson can be licensed with more than one Massachusetts broker:

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Which of the following is a violation of Massachusetts license law?

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Under agency law in Massachusetts a Facilitator is described as

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According to Massachusetts law, ALL offers and counteroffers, written or verbal, must be brought to the client with one exception;

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Under agency law in Massachusetts which of the following relationship is illegal?

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Which of the following is the Massachusetts Consumer Protections Law?

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Which of the following is Massachusetts Fair Housing Law?

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Under agency law in Massachusetts Disclosed Dual Agency is

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What entity oversees the real estate license law in Massachusetts?

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Which of the following regulates environmental hazards, dealing with hazardous waste?

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A licensed broker finds a ready, willing and able buyer for the seller. The seller initial signs and accepts the buyer's written offer, then later changes his mind and withdraws the acceptance of the offer. In this scenario:

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Nick is an agent and has been working as one for 20 years. He just got happily married. After many years in his apartment he decides to finally purchase a house for him and his new wife. According to Massachusetts license law what must he do?

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How long are terms for Members of the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons?

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How many hours of continuing education are required for Massachusetts real estate licensees?

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This free practice exam is here to help you master the state-specific portion of the Massachusetts real estate exam. 
In Massachusetts, there are 120 questions on the exam (80 national and 40 state). 

For help with the national portion we have our national portion practice exam. That section can be used to study the topics featured on those 80 questions.  

For help with the state portion you're in the right place! This section can be used to study the topics featured on those 40 questions.  

The two most effective study tools for the Massachusetts state exam portion are using real estate practice exams, and learning Massachusetts state-specific license laws.

Our state-specific practice exam is a fantastic tool to help you grasp your state's real estate topics. It works just like the national practice exam and is updated annually. Usually, using the state practice exam is enough for students to grasp the concepts. However, if you want more, the single most important resource out there is the laws they base the questions on. If you haven't looked at your state's Real Estate Statutes or Regulations, it's strongly recommended.

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Massachusetts Real Estate Exam FAQ’s

Have a question about the real estate exam? Find the answers to all your real estate license questions here:

What are Massachusetts Real Estate License Requirements?

Real estate license requirements vary from state to state. Here are Massachusetts requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must complete required state approved pre-licensing courses (40 credit hours).
  • Estimated cost of total fees and license: $188-$235

How Hard is the Massachusetts Real Estate Exam?

The real estate exam is a rigorous and challenging test that weeds out those who are not committed to being skilled agents. To pass the exam in Massachusetts, you’ll need to get a score of at least 70%. With a total of 120 questions (80 national and 40 state), that means the score to pass is 56 for the national and 28 for the state. 

How Many Questions Can You Miss on the Massachusetts Real Estate Exam?

In Massachusetts, you can miss 24 questions on the national and 12 on the state and still pass the real estate exam.

How Many Times Can You Take the Massachusetts Real Estate Exam?

There are no limits to the number of times you can take your real estate exam, but it must be passed within two years of completing your 40-hour pre-licensing course.

What Is on the Massachusetts Real Estate Exam?

The 120 multiple-choice questions on the salesperson examination cover a variety of topics that are relevant to Massachusetts real estate license law. Here are what topics you are expected to know:

Massachusetts State Portion:

  1. Duties and Powers of the Board Of Registration of Real Estate Brokers And Salespersons
  2. Licensing Requirements
  3. Requirements Governing Licensees
  4. Contracts
  5. Consumer Protection Laws
  6. Environmental Issues and Hazardous Materials
  7. Massachusetts Fair Housing Law
  8. Landlord Tenant Law
  9. Additional Topics

Massachusetts National Portion:

  1. Property Ownership
  2. Land Use Controls and Regulations
  3. Valuation and Market Analysis
  4. Financing
  5. General Principles of Agency
  6. Property Disclosures
  7. Contracts
  8. Leasing and Property Management
  9. Transfer of Title
  10. Practice of Real Estate
  11. Real Estate Calculations

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