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Maine Real Estate Commission
|Maine Real Estate Commission with other 41 professional licensing boards & Commissions, is handled by the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation along with the Office of Licensing and Registration (OLR). ME Real Estate Commission was formed with the Real Estate Brokerage License Act, 32 M.R.S.A. $ 13001, et seq. ("the Act"). The Commission's aim of protecting the consumer is fulfilled by examining, licensing and auditing the activities of the real estate professionals.
Maine Real Estate Commission: Its ServicesLicensing requirements for the real estate sales agent, associate brokers and real estate brokers are different, which are explained by the ME Real Estate Commission. Moreover Online services for the checking the license status can be used. Along with this continuing education is also given to the licensees.
Maine Real Estate Commission gives license to the following professionals:
- Real Estate Brokers/Designated Brokers
- Real Estate Sales Agent
- Real Estate Brokerage Agency
- Associate Real Estate Broker
- Branch Office of Real Estate Agency
- Nonresident or Resident Reciprocal Licensing
- Renewal of the Real Estate License
ME Real Estate LicenseSo licensee can find the appropriate category and apply for the real estate license with the ME Real Estate Commission. Consumers can search the list of licensees and check the status of the same in the Maine Real Estate Commission website. There are a separate Complaint units for each board and commission in the Office of Licensing and Registration. The complaints can only be against the licensed real estate professionals.
Licensees and initial brokers and salespersons can apply for the renewal and real estate license respectively. Along with this licensee holders can also change their address online in the website of Office of Licensing and Registration.
Consumer who have suffered from the loss or faced any fraud in the real estate can file the complaint with the State of Maine Real Estate Commission. Upon getting the complaint the commission starts the investigation. For this first of all licensee receives the copy of the complaint and ask to respond in writing.
Hearing of the complaint takes place before the Commission members and it is according to the Maine Administrative Procedure Act. Licensee can appeal to the Superior Court if not satisfied with the decision of the Maine Real Estate Commission. Thus the Maine Real Estate Commission is doing the great job of making the profession of real estate very honest and truly serving the public.
To get more information on the Maine Real Estate Commission you can check the address and contact number. Along with this you can also log on to the official website of the ME Office of Licensing and Registration under which real estate commission can be found.
Department of Professional and Financial Regulation
Office of Licensing and Registration
Maine Real Estate Commission
35 State House Station
Ph # 207-624-8524
Fax # 207-624-8637