Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Maryland Real Estate Commission


Welcome to our home page. We are here to serve both the consumers of Maryland and the real estate licensees that we regulate. The Commission was created to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public through examination, licensing, and regulatory activities, to uphold and apply the governing real estate laws and regulations equally to all, to provide courteous, reasonable, and professional assistance, and to impartially conduct disciplinary actions.

The Commission regulates approximately 39,000 active licensees in Maryland. On our site, you'll find information about our services, answers to questions, and special announcements.

The Commission shall protect the health, safety and welfare of the public through its examination, licensing, and regulatory activities in regard to real estate.

New! Continuing Education Changes Take Effect October 1, 2015

Universal search of all Occupational and Professional Boards by last name

Guidance for Licensees in Short-Sale Transactions

Pay Fines or Guaranty Fund Claim Invoice

Do's and Don'ts for Teams and Groups
Notification of Dual Agency within Team (Word document, 38KB, download Word viewer for free)

The Commission Check & News

Disciplinary Actions

Licensee Assistance

Memoranda on Various Issues of Interest

Approved Education Providers

Meeting Minutes


Maryland Real Estate Commission Public Service Announcement
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John Nicholas D'Ambrosia, Chair, Industry Member, Charles County
Anne S. Cooke, Vice-Chair, Industry Member, Howard County
Marla S. Johnson, Industry Member, Frederick County
Robin L. Pirtle, Consumer Member, Montgomery County
Karen Baker, Consumer Member, Montgomery County
Georgiana S. Tyler, Industry Member, Baltimore City
James Reeder, Consumer Member, Prince George's County

Katherine F. Connelly, Executive Director

Maryland Real Estate Commission
500 North Calvert Street, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202-3651
(410) 230-6230
Fax (410) 333-0023
e-mail mrec@dllr.state.md.us