Division of Real Estate
This index offers some helpful links for the process of upgrading and maintaining your license.
Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC)
Department of Business & Professional Regulation (DBPR) General
- Business and Professional Regulation - General Provisions Chapter 455
- Financial Matters; General Provisions Chapter 215
- Administrative Procedures Act Chapter 120
- Organizational Structure Chapter 20
Several pieces of legislation passed during the last Legislative Session that impact our division. Please link to the document with all the new changes here.
Application Information Components:
Broker Examination Update – Effective July 1, 2011
Effective Friday July 1, candidates taking the Florida Broker examination will be using the new Broker examination content. Read more information on this examination.
Pursuant to Chapter 475, Florida Statutes, electronic fingerprinting became mandatory beginning July 1, 2006, for all real estate applicants. More information is available on this electronic fingerprinting FAQ.
Now That You Have Your License - How To Maintain Your License
BET - Bureau of Education and Testing
The Bureau of Education and Testing web page has more Continuing Education Information
Criminal Self-Reporting Document - form related to Section 455.227(1)(t), Florida Statutes
FREC Affidavit of Compliance - form
Tips for Renewal - PDF
Office Requirements - Section 475.22, Florida Statutes
Monthly Reconciliation - Rule 61J2-14.012 of the Florida Administrative Code
Records Retention Requirements - Section 475.5015, Florida Statutes
Authority to Inspect - Section 475.5016, Florida Statutes
Escrow Dispute Forms
To expedite Escrow processing, you may send completed forms, through email, as a PDF, to: Ethel.firstname.lastname@example.org