Real Estate Licenses


What is a Real Estate License?

Real estate licenses in US are issued by state government through agencies like real estate commission or board of professional licensing. These licenses provide agents and brokers the legal ability to represent a home seller or buyer in the process of buying or selling real estate. Real estate agents, real estate brokers and realty companies are required to be licensed for conducting real estate transactions in the United States.

What activities require Real Estate License?

Business activities which require real estate license are mentioned below:
  • Selling or attempts to sell real property of another for compensation.
  • Auctioning or attempts to auction real property of another for compensation.
  • Buying or attempts to buy real property of another for compensation.
  • Renting or Leasing or attempts to rent or lease real property of another for compensation.
  • Advertising or attempts to advertise real property of another for compensation.
  • Representing that you are engaged in the business of brokerage activity.

California Real Estate Licensees - all cities



Texas Real Estate Licensees - all cities



Florida Real Estate Licensees - all cities



New York Real Estate Licensees - all counties



Pennsylvania Real Estate Licensees - all counties