MAssachusetts license info
This form is for those with a current, “inactive” license (current with renewal fees, but have not completed CE requirements). Submit this form to communicate late completion of CE credits. License Reactivation Form (Updated 2021)
This form is for those with an expired license over 2 years. Late fees will apply and are dependent on license expiration date. Request for Reinstatement Application (Updated 2/2024)
Learn about applying for reciprocal licensing in Massachusetts. How to apply for a reciprocal license (Updated 9/2021) You can also check out our summary here: UNDERSTANDING RECIPROCAL LICENSURE IN MASSACHUSETTS and NEW ENGLAND Part 1
Use this form to apply for an educational waiver for salespersons and brokers from other states. Massachusetts Real Estate Board: Educational Waivers (Updated 11/2019)
Massachusetts attorneys wishing to get their broker license can use this form. Massachusetts Real Estate Board: Attorney-Broker Licenses (Updated 9/2021)
When you apply to take the exam you will be required to complete a CORI form. If you are concerned about past offences on your record you can review the board website using the link above for more details. Board Details for Good Moral Character.
As of March 19, 2023, information as to broker and salesperson affiliations will be maintained in connection with the licensed brokerage with which they are affiliated. All broker and salesperson affiliations must be updated in connection with the licensed brokerage. You are required to use the ePlace Portal for all updates. You can get instructions on how to update terminations and affiliations on the ePlace Portal here.
Are you selling your home? You need a certificate of compliance from the local fire department that shows your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms meet the requirements for a sale or transfer. MA Smoke Detector / Carbon Monoxide Code
Here you'll find all of the things you hope to never uncover in your transactions. EPA Page for Radon, Mold, Asbestos, Superfund and a lot more
These resources can help you find out if you have lead in your home and how to remove it. Some deleading work must be done by licensed deleaders and other work may be done by homeowners. Finding and Removing Lead / Lead Inspector List
Landlord / Tenant Info
This page is managed by the state of Massachusetts. The Sex Offender Registry Board promotes public safety by educating and informing the public to prevent further victimization. Sex Offender Registry
As part of its enforcement efforts, OFAC publishes a list of individuals and companies owned or controlled by, or acting for or on behalf of, targeted countries. It also lists individuals, groups, and entities, such as terrorists and narcotics traffickers designated under programs that are not country-specific. Terrorist Watch List
Homes built before 1978 may contain lead. Learn about the what owners are required to disclose to new tenants. Tenant Lead Paint Notification
General MA RE Forms
Important Information at time of listing a property
The FEMA Flood Map Service Center (MSC) is the official public source for flood hazard information produced in support of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Use the MSC to find your official flood map, access a range of other flood hazard products, and take advantage of tools for better understanding flood risk.
Massachusetts Real Estate Examination Information
This is a blank copy of the PSI information bulletin that is provided when you complete a real estate salesperson, broker and instructor license course. Updated 2/2023
Other important info
If you are unable to resolve a complaint with a merchant informally, then you may decide to take legal action. Unfair or deceptive practices by a business can be a violation of the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act. State law requires you to send the business a letter 30 days before filing a claim in court. 93A Demand Letter - How to File
DPH keeps people healthy and communities strong. We promote the health and well-being of all residents by ensuring access to high-quality public health and healthcare services, focusing on prevention and wellness, and health equity for all. Massachusetts Department of Public Health website
MassDEP's mission is to protect and enhance the Commonwealth's natural resources - air, water, and land - to provide for the health, safety, and welfare of all people, and to ensure a clean and safe environment for future generations. Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
he Appraisal Foundation is a resource for appraisers, regulators and consumers alike. On our website, you'll find the latest copy of USPAP available for sale, our newest course offerings, tools for aspiring appraisers and consumer resources. Helpful information can be found here
Use this listing of bond companies approved to write Massachusetts Real Estate Brokers bonds. These companies offer bonds through insurance agents and companies. When you contact an insurance agent for the requisite broker bond be sure that the company that agent uses is on this list.