Joseph P. Hougnon, Attorney at Law

Category: Real Estate Brokers & Agents License Defense

What Happens When a Complaint is Filed Against a Real Estate Broker or Agent

The California Bureau of Real Estate (BRE) issues licenses and imposes disciplinary action against real estate brokers and real estate agents in California. When a complaint is filed against a broker or an agent, you will be contacted by the Bureau’s Enforcement section which is responsible for investigating misconduct. The investigations may be initiated with a BRE investigator who will contact the agent or broker by a letter of complaint and inquiry. In other instances the BRE may conduct the investigation covertly if it has reason to believe contacting the agent or broker will inhibit the investigation. Why You Should… Read More