California Department of Real Estate
The mission of the California Department of Real Estate is to safeguard and promote the public interests in real estate matters through licensure, regulation, education and enforcement. I am a Select an item from the list Consumer Real Estate Licensee Developer/Subdivider Examinee or Current/Potential License Applicant Member of the Media/Press
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California Department of Real Estate
(9 days ago) The regulation of licenses is an important function of the California Department of Real Estate. The DRE was established in 1917 with the formation of the first-ever Real Estate Law in the country. With this law, licensing practices and licensees are regulated in a manner which is emulated by many other states.
2021 Real Estate Law
(Just Now) 2021 Real Estate Law (as of January 1, 2021) The 2021 Real Estate Law is comprised of statutes and regulations with which real estate practitioners should be familiar. It is divided into four parts by subject matter as follows: Real Estate Law and Subdivided Lands Law. Business and Professions Code Sections 10000 through 11288.
(9 days ago) Licensees. The regulation of licenses is an important function of the California Department of Real Estate. The DRE was established in 1917 with the formation of the first-ever Real Estate Law in the country. With this law, licensing practices and licensees are regulated in a manner which is emulated by many other states.
(9 days ago) Examinees. One of the key ways the Department of Real Estate (DRE) regulates the California's real estate industry is through examinations for salesperson and broker applicants. DRE administers tests at five exam centers around the state: Sacramento. Oakland.
(Just Now) Developers. The purchase of real estate is the largest single investment most Californians make during their lifetimes. Subdivision laws enforced by the DRE help ensure that subdividers deliver to buyers what was agreed to at the time of sale. These laws cover most standard subdivisions and various types of common interest developments (of 5 or
How to Apply for the Salesperson Exam
(4 days ago) Mail the completed application, appropriate fee and course transcript (s) to: Department of Real Estate. Examination Section. P.O. Box 137001. Sacramento, CA 95813-7001. Wait at least six weeks or check the current processing timeframes for how long DRE is taking to process salesperson exam applications. Once qualified, an Examination Schedule
Oakland District Office and Examination Site
(8 days ago) The Department of Real Estate and its employees will not be liable or responsible for the loss or damage of any personal belongings that are brought to a real estate examination. If personal belongings are brought to the examination, they are to be placed in a storage …
Requirements to Apply for a Real Estate Broker License
(6 days ago) Broker qualification courses must be completed at an institution of higher learning accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges or by a comparable regional accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, or by a private real estate school which has had its courses approved by the California Real
(5 days ago) Find a real estate agent or broker. Disciplinary Actions. View disciplinary actions taken against licensees and individuals for violations of the Real Estate Law. eLicensing. Self-schedule / reschedule an examination date, print a license certificate, renew a license, change of address.
2. The Real Estate License Examinations
(Just Now) The Real Estate License Examinations The law requires that the Department of Real Estate (DRE) ascertain, by written examination, the competency of a prospective real estate licensee. DRE cannot waive this examination requirement. This chapter discusses the examination process in general, details the scope of the examinations and includes
Real Estate Bulletin
(9 days ago) Real Estate Bulletin. As an educational service to real estate licensees and other interested parties, the Department of Real Estate (DRE) publishes the Real Estate Bulletin on the DRE Web site on a quarterly basis. New issues will be added to this page in mid-March, mid-June, mid-September and mid-December.
(6 days ago) Real Estate Commissioner . Doug McCauley was appointed Commissioner of the California Department of Real Estate (DRE) by Governor Gavin Newsom on April 2, 2020 and assumed office on May 6, 2020. Previously, he was appointed in 2018 as Chief Deputy Director of the Department of Housing and Community Development and was designated Acting Director
How and Where Exams are Scheduled
(1 days ago) The Department of Real Estate (DRE) Exam Centers are cleaned with disinfecting wipes after each exam administration. This includes wiping down countertops, computer equipment, lockers, and locks, door handles and other frequently touched surfaces. Examinees may wear a protective facemask over their mouth and nose and/or gloves during their time
Contact the Department/District Office Locations
(1 days ago) The Department of Real Estate (DRE) has five offices. The Department's headquarters is located in Sacramento, with additional district offices in Fresno, Los Angeles, Oakland and San Diego. Addresses, telephone numbers and fax numbers are provided below.
Multiple Department License Lookup
(6 days ago) Department of Real Estate (DRE) The DRE is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Real Estate Law and Subdivided Lands Law. Licensees include real estate brokers and salespersons, prepaid rental listing services and mineral, oil and gas brokers. Real estate brokers may also act as mortgage brokers.
Course Provider Resources (Pre-License & CE)
(9 days ago) Department of Real Estate, Education and Research Section. P.O. Box 137009. 1651 Exposition Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95815. (916) 576-3366. (916) 263-8758 FAX. Please note that CE course submissions require 90 days for review and Pre-license/Statutory course submissions require 60 days for review.
Summary of Enforcement Actions
(7 days ago) Summary of Enforcement Actions (2/1/2021 - 2/28/2021) The Department of Real Estate is a licensing and regulatory agency empowered to seek disciplinary action through the State Office of Administrative Hearings against licensees who violate specific sections of the State Business and Professions Code. We also are empowered to file orders to
16. Taxation and Assessments
(Just Now) 16 Taxation and Assessments. NOTE: Unless otherwise indicated, all statutory references in this chapter are to the California Revenue and Taxation Code. Questions concerning taxes and assessments are raised in most real estate transactions. Taxation is an indirect
Broker License Application Instructions (RE 200A), Rev 4/2021
(9 days ago) All DRE licensees must report to the Department of Real Estate if they make, arrange, or service loans secured by residential property, 1 to 4 units, under the authority of the Real Estate Law. The report must be made within 30 days of commencing such activity and must be completed online using form RE 866 – Mortgage Loan Activity Notification.
DISCLOSURES IN REAL PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS
(6 days ago) This Real Estate Transfer Disclosure Statement is made pursuant to Section 1102 of the Civil Code. Other statutes require disclosures, depending upon the details of the particular real estate transaction (for example: special study zone and purchase-money liens on residential property).
Welcome to the California Department of Real Estate's
(Just Now) The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) offers expedited processing of license and examination transactions through the easy to use, paperless, interactive eLicensing online system. Get started now. It's fast and easy. Note: Licensees are strongly cautioned NOT to postpone the entry of an eLicensing renewal transaction in the event that
DRE in the News
(1 days ago) The California Department of Real Estate has just put out an advisory to help consumers and senior citizens avoid taking the bait on real estate fraud for home loans, rentals, time shares and property recordings. New Tool to fight San Diego rental scam. Ed Lenderman – KUSI News – July 25, 2014. Realtors joined District Attorney Bonnie
Preparing for the Exam
(7 days ago) The Real Estate Law book is available on-line or the book and CD can be purchased at any DRE office or by submitting a Publications Request RE 350. Additionally, most bookstores and libraries contain a real estate shelf of publications which can be helpful in preparing for examination.
(5 days ago) A real estate licensee's duty of care to a client is higher than the average duty. Among other things, it requires the subordination of the licensee's own personal gain or advantage in favor of the client's interests. Please read the article on "The Real Estate Brokerage as Fiduciary: A Summary Review of What it Means and Why it Matters", which
Updating Your License
(1 days ago) Find a real estate agent or broker. Disciplinary Actions. View disciplinary actions taken against licensees and individuals for violations of the Real Estate Law. eLicensing. Self-schedule / reschedule an examination date, print a license certificate, renew a license, change of address.
About the Department
(5 days ago) The Real Estate Commissioner is appointed by the Governor, and serves as the chief executive of the Department of Real Estate. The Commissioner's Role. To facilitate the administration and enforcement of the Real Estate Law and the Subdivided Lands Law, the …
2021 Real Estate Law Part 2
(8 days ago) The Real Estate Commissioner of the State of California. (f) “Examinatio n.” Any examination to qualify for any license issued under authority of the Real Estate Law. (g) “License.” Any license issued under authority of the Real Estate Law. (h) “Permit.” Any authorization or entitlement issued by the commissioner to engage in a
California Department of Real Estate Strategic Plan 2019-2023
(3 days ago) The Real Estate Commissioner is appointed by the Governor, and serves as the chief executive of the Department of Real Estate. To facilitate the administration and enforcement of the Real Estate Law and the Subdivided Lands Law, the Commissioner is empowered by law to issue regulations. Known as the
S C R E SALESPERSON EXAMINATION APPLICATION DRE USE …
(5 days ago) The Real Estate Law and the Regulations of the Commissioner require . applicants to provide the Department with specific information. If all. or any part of the required information is not provided, processing may be delayed. In addition, the Commissioner may suspend or revoke a .
(1 days ago) Department of Real Estate Forums are educational forums conducted predominately for members of the real estate industry. The Forums are held three times per year in conjunction with the California Association of Realtors ® meetings, and present a significant opportunity for a mutual exchange of information between the Department and the real
PERTINENT EXCERPTS FROM THE BUSINESS AND …
(2 days ago) Real Estate shall require either the individual taxpayer identification number or social security number if the applicant is an individual for a license or certificate, as defined in subparagraph (2) of subdivision (e), and for purposes of this subdivision. (B) In implementing the requirements of subparagraph (A), a licensing board shall
Advice for Examinees
(Just Now) Find a real estate agent or broker. Disciplinary Actions. View disciplinary actions taken against licensees and individuals for violations of the Real Estate Law. eLicensing. Self-schedule / reschedule an examination date, print a license certificate, renew a license, change of address.
California Real Estate Exams Currently Scheduling
(2 days ago) Find a real estate agent or broker . Disciplinary Actions. View disciplinary actions taken against licensees and individuals for violations of the Real Estate Law. eLicensing. Self-schedule or reschedule your examination date, print a license certificate, renew a license, change of address.
12. Real Estate Finance
(Just Now) Real Estate Finance. BACKGROUND . Finance is the lifeblood of the real estate industry. Developers, contractors, real estate brokers (REBs) and mortgage loan brokers (MLBs) should each understand how real estate is financed. Traditional sources of loan funds are the financial depository institutions (depository institutions), including
Licensee/Examinee Statistics for Fiscal Year 2017/2018
(3 days ago) Real Estate Licenses Issued: Original Broker: 403: 394: 342 : Original Salesperson: 1,936: 1,814: 1,965 : Examinations: Broker Administered: 398: 450: 313 : Salesperson Administered: 3,708: 3,452: 3,962 . This Google translation feature is provided for informational purposes only as DRE is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation
Course Provider Handbook
(6 days ago) The Regulations of the Real Estate Commissioner Article 24 governs the Pre-License/Statutory courses and Article 25 governs the CE courses approved by DRE. These regulations can be found online at DRE’s website and within DRE forms titled, Regulation Excerpts (Private Vocational Schools) (RE 307) and Continuing Education Regulations (RE 312).
On-Line Mortgage Loan Activity Notification
(5 days ago) Print MLO License Endorsement Certificate/RE866 Filing Notification Report All Salespersons, brokers and licensed real estate corporations PERFORMING mortgage loan activities for residential properties under the DRE license must complete a Form RE 866. (B&P Code 10166.02) Notification is NOT submitted to the Department if you are not performing residential mortgage loan activities as described
(1 days ago) The California Department of Real Estate is committed to protect and serve the interests of the public in real estate transactions and provide related services to the real estate industry. The DRE is also committed to promoting and protecting the privacy rights of individuals, as enumerated in Article 1 of the California Constitution, the
17. Subdivisions and Other Public Controls
(Just Now) The Real Estate Commissioner (hereinafter, the Commissioner), administers the Subdivided Lands Law to protect purchasers from fraud, misrepresentation, or deceit in the initial sale of subdivided property. With a few important exceptions, no subdivision can be …
The Real Estate Brokerage as Fiduciary: What Does it Mean
(1 days ago) of Real Estate and his or her principals. . In the real estate transactions context, by reason of the fiduciary relationship, the brokerage, acting through its designated broker officer and the responsible real estate broker associate(s) and/or salesperson(s), owes, and its agents (and sub-agents) owe,