Laws and rules: Real estate

View current laws and proposed rule changes for real estate brokers, firms, and educators.

Proposed rules

View current or proposed rule changes that may affect you.

Real estate definitions and brief adjudicative proceedings

We're considering rulemaking to define "as soon as reasonably practical" related to the timeline for entering into a written services agreement and other rule changes as identified during chapter rule review.

Current rule

Broker education and license renewals

Current rules

Proposed rules:

Public hearing or comments

Public hearing held June 8, 2022

Real estate licensing and education fees

Current rules

Proposed rules

Public hearing or comments

Public hearing held July 28, 2021

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Current laws and rules

Related laws

Explanation of abbreviations

  • RCW—Revised Code of Washington (Washington State laws)
  • WAC—Washington Administrative Code (Washington State agency regulations)

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