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If you’re considering a career in real estate but are hesitant because of the math involved, we’ve got good news for you. The Colorado Real Estate Exam features a minimal amount of math, so you can breathe a sigh of relief and focus on your real estate journey with confidence.

Math Questions Breakdown

The Colorado Real Estate Exam consists of 154 questions in total. Of these, only about 6% are math-related, translating to approximately 10 questions.

On the National Portion:

You can expect around 5 math questions covering various topics, including:

  1. Calculations for Transactions:
    • Seller’s net proceeds
    • Buyer funds needed at closing
    • Real property tax and other prorations
    • Real property transfer fees
    • PITI (Principal, Interest, Taxes, and Insurance) payments estimate given loan rate and term
  2. General Concepts:
    • Equity
    • Rate of return/Capitalization rate
    • Loan-to-Value ratio
    • Discount points and loan origination fees

On the State Portion:

The state-specific portion also includes math questions, primarily from the Closings & Calculations topics, amounting to around 10 questions. However, not all of these are math-related, and you can expect no more than 5 math questions in this section, mostly focusing on prorations.

A Manageable Challenge

In summary, you will face a maximum of 10 math questions on your Colorado Real Estate Exam. This should not deter you from pursuing a rewarding career in real estate.

At Denver Real Estate School, we are dedicated to preparing you thoroughly for every aspect of the exam, including the math portions. Our curriculum, crafted with precision and care, ensures you gain the knowledge and confidence needed to succeed. We offer in-person, virtual, and online classes to accommodate your schedule and learning preferences.

So, if the fear of math has been holding you back, rest easy. With the right preparation and support, you can conquer the Colorado Real Estate Exam and embark on a successful real estate career. Visit us at TheDRES.com to learn more about our programs and start your journey today.

Denver Real Estate School is here to help you every step of the way. Let us be your partner in achieving your real estate goals in Colorado.  


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