What is Florida Statute 475?

Florida Statute 475 (also known as F.S. 475 for short) is the legislation that governs real estate brokers, sales associates, real estate schools, and appriasers

The intent of F.S. 475 is to regulate real estate businesses and professions so that no harm is caused to the public

F.S. 475 has four parts:

  • Part I that is concerned with real estate brokers, sales associates and schools
  • Part II concerning appraisers
  • Part III which contains the Commercial Real Estate Sales Commission Lien Act
  • Part IV which contains the Commercial Real Estate Leasing Commission Lien Act