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The 2001 Florida Statutes

Regulation Of Professions And Occupations
Chapter 475
Real Estate Brokers, Salespersons, Schools, And Appraisers
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Chapter 475, Part I, Florida Statutes 2001



475.001  Purpose.

475.01  Definitions.

475.011  Exemptions.

475.02  Florida Real Estate Commission.

475.021  Division of Real Estate.

475.03  Delegation of powers and duties; legal services.

475.04  Duty of commission to educate members of profession.

475.045  Florida Real Estate Commission Education and Research Foundation.

475.05  Power of commission to enact bylaws and rules and decide questions of practice.

475.10  Seal.

475.125  Fees.

475.15  Registration and licensing of general partners, members, officers, and directors of a firm.

475.17  Qualifications for practice.

475.175  Examinations.

475.180  Nonresident licenses.

475.181  Licensure.

475.182  Renewal of license; continuing education.

475.183  Inactive status.

475.215  Multiple licenses.

475.22  Broker to maintain office and sign at entrance of office; registered office outside state; broker required to cooperate in investigation.

475.23  License to expire on change of address.

475.24  Branch office; fees.

475.25  Discipline.

475.255  Determination of agency or transactional brokerage relationship.

475.2701  Short title.

475.272  Purpose.

475.274  Scope of coverage.

475.2755  Designated salesperson.

475.278  Authorized brokerage relationships; required disclosures.

475.28  Rules of evidence.

475.2801  Rules.

475.31  Final orders.

475.37  Effect of reversal of order of court or commission.

475.38  Payment of costs.

475.41  Contracts of unlicensed person for commissions invalid.

475.42  Violations and penalties.

475.421  Publication of false or misleading information; promotion of sales, leases, rentals; penalty.

475.422  Disclosure.

475.43  Presumptions.

475.451  Schools teaching real estate practice.

475.4511  Advertising by real estate schools.

475.452  Advance fees; deposit; accounting; penalty; damages.

475.453  Rental information; contract or receipt; refund; penalty.

475.455  Exchange of disciplinary information.

475.482  Real Estate Recovery Fund.

475.483  Conditions for recovery; eligibility.

475.4835  Commission powers upon notification of commencement of action.

475.484  Payment from the fund.

475.485  Investment of the fund.

475.486  Rules; violations.

475.5015  Brokerage business records.

475.5016  Authority to inspect and audit.

475.5017  Injunctive relief; powers.

475.5018  Facsimile signatures or writing accepted.