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For Immediate Release:
July 30, 2012
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DOS Holds a Public Hearing and Meeting on Real Estate License Issues
Board will discuss proposed changes and updating to various regulations

ALBANY - The New York Department of State will hold a public meeting followed immediately by a public hearing on Thursday, August 2, at the Department of State, 99 Washington Avenue in Albany, 65 Court Street in Buffalo, and 123 William Street in NYC, regarding the profession of real estate salespersons and brokers.  The Department’s Division of Licensing Services issues licenses to persons who sell real estate, and the Real Estate Board assists the Department in adopting rules and regulations relating to this discipline.

The Department’s Real Estate Board is convening to discuss proposed regulation changes to 19 NYCRR 175.1 and 175.23.  They will also be discussing recommendations for additional continuing education courses, and suggested changes/updates to the current real estate broker curriculum.



WHO: Real Estate Board

WHAT: Public Hearing and Meeting of the Board
WHEN: Thursday, August 2, 10:30 a.m.


Department of State, Division of Licensing Services, 99 Washington Avenue, 5th Floor, Albany.

Meeting location in Buffalo is 65 Court Street, Room 208.

Meeting location in NYC is 123 William Street, 2nd Floor.

This meeting will also be webcast live at

Note: For information on logistics, please contact Carol Fansler at 518-486-3857.