About Your House Academy An Illinois State-Licensed Real Estate School Since 1979 Your House Academy offers a complete real estate education curriculum including Illinois real estate broker pre and post-license courses, managing broker pre-license courses, leasing agent pre-license course and continuing education courses; plus a complete array of study guides and testing materials. Through our Innovative Flexible Learning program, a student seeking an Illinois real estate license can complete the required 60-hour course in a home-study format enhanced by workshop lectures. The remaining 15-hour pre-license course is offered in the mandatory classroom setting. We have over 20 locations in the Chicago area. As an Illinois Real Estate school, we want to offer more than just real estate license courses. We offer our students access to a Students Only website portal containing many additional resources including study aids, practice exams, online testing center, industry information, and much more.