Commission Publications


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The Commission publishes informative brochures, guides, and other materials that are available to view online, download, or print. You can also purchase them in quantity. Also available for purchase are the Commission’s Real Estate Manual and various Rosters of licensees and applicants.

Guide to Contacting the Commission
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North Carolina Real Estate Commission Brochure
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Real Estate License Law and Commission Rules
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Real Estate Licensing in North Carolina
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Mineral Oil and Gas Rights Disclosure Form
The Residential Property Disclosure Act (G.S. 47E) (“Disclosure Act”) requires owners of certain residential real estate such as single family homes, individual condominiums, townhouses, and the like, and buildings with up to four dwelling units, to furnish purchasers a Mineral and Oil and Gas Rights Disclosure Statement (“Disclosure Statement”). This form is the only one approved for this purpose. View Online/Download PDF
Residential Property and Owner's Association Disclosure Statement
G.S. 47E requires owners of residential real estate (single-family homes and buildings with up to four dwelling units) to furnish purchasers a property disclosure statement. This form is the only one approved for this purpose. View Online/Download PDF
Working With Real Estate Agents Disclosure Form
This form is required for use in all sales transactions, including residential and commercial. It is designed to help you understand whether an agent represents you. View Online/Download English - PDF    Spanish - PDF
Broker-in-Charge Best Practice Guide
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Guide to Contacting the Commission
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North Carolina Real Estate Agent Safety Guide
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Residential Square Footage Guidelines
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Closings Brochure
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Condos and Townhouses
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Due Diligence for Residential Buyers
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Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Earnest Money Deposits
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Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Fair Housing
Paid Purchases English - Online Orders
Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Home Inspections
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Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
NC Military Personnel Residential Lease Termination
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Offer and Acceptance
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Owning Vacation Rental Property
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Purchasing Coastal Real Estate
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Renting Residential Real Estate
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Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(brochure format)
Residential Subdivisions and Planned Communities
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Tenant Security Deposits
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Spanish - Pedidos en línea View Online/Download English - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Spanish - PDF(text only)    PDF(brochure format)
Why Test Your Well Water
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Spanish - PDF(text only)
Working with Real Estate Agents
North Carolina Real Estate Commission Bulletin
The NC Real Estate Manual is available in print and online.
NC Real Estate Manual: Latest Printed Version
NC Real Estate Manual: Online Only Subscription