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The members and staff of the North Carolina Real Estate Commission are concerned about the health and safety of our licensees and the public. We hope that the following resources will help you find the answers you need from offices and organizations around the state. We will regularly monitor and update this page with new information as needed.

For more information, contact us. Although our building is closed to all visitors, the Commission remains open for business via email, telephone, and at ncrec.gov. Contact us by email to the addresses listed below or use our website to get information, make an application, or submit a webform. We're here to help.

In light of state and local orders, the majority of our staff are working from home. This limits our ability to answer telephone calls. If you call and get a voice mail, please leave a detailed message and we will return your call as soon as we can.

Information on the State’s Response to COVID-19

Get the latest on the State’s response to COVID-19. Text COVIDNC to 898211 to receive regular alerts on the rapidly evolving situation and North Carolina’s response.

Learn more here: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-response-north-carolina [NC DHHS]

Executive Orders from the NC Governor’s Office

All Executive Orders: https://governor.nc.gov/news/executive-orders

EO 169 Restrictions to Protect Lives during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Phase 3 https://files.nc.gov/governor/documents/files/EO169-Phase-3.pdf

EO 170 Extension of the Phase 3 Order https://files.nc.gov/governor/documents/files/EO170-Phase-3-Extension.pdf

EO 171 Assisting North Carolinians at Risk of Eviction https://files.nc.gov/governor/documents/files/EO171-Assisting-North-Carolinians-At-Risk-of-Eviction.pdf

Information on SlowCOVIDNC

Help slow the spread. Protect yourself, your loved ones and your community – simply by using your phone.
Learn more here: https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/slowcovidnc

Guidance for Licensees RE: Brokerage Practice/Services

Questions and Answers COVID-19

Information from NC Realtors®

Status Updates https://www.ncrealtors.org/coronavirus/ including:

  • Federal Unemployment and Small Business Assistance
  • Virus Resources
  • Commercial REALTOR® Resources
  • Property Management Resources
  • Business Resources
  • NAR Resources

Information RE: Disaster Financial Assistance for Workers and Small Business Owners

If you’ve been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, learn how you could qualify for unemployment benefits, paid leave, and more. Get financial help from the government if you own a small business. Find out about the CARES Act and how it can help you.

Learn more here: https://www.usa.gov/disaster-help-workers-businesses

SBA Business Loan Program Temporary Changes; Paycheck Protection Program - https://content.sba.gov/sites/default/files/2020-04/PPP--IFRN%20FINAL.pdf

Paycheck Protection Program Borrower Application Form - https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/136/Paycheck-Protection-Program-Application-3-30-2020-v3.pdf