CHAPTER 535. GENERAL PROVISIONS  


SUBCHAPTER A. DEFINITIONS
§ 535.1. Definitions
SUBCHAPTER B. GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF LICENSURE
§ 535.2. Broker Responsibility
§ 535.3. Compensation to or Paid by a Salesperson
§ 535.4. License Required
§ 535.5. License Not Required
§ 535.6. Equitable Interests in Real Property
§ 535.16. Listings; Net Listings
§ 535.17. Broker Price Opinion, Comparative Market Analysis, or Sales Price Estimate
§ 535.20. Referrals from Unlicensed Persons
§ 535.21. Mailing Address and Other Contact Information
SUBCHAPTER C. EXEMPTIONS TO REQUIREMENTS OF LICENSURE
§ 535.31. Attorneys at Law
§ 535.32. Attorneys in Fact
§ 535.33. Public Officials
§ 535.34. Salespersons Employed by an Owner of Land and Structures Erected by the Owner
SUBCHAPTER D. THE COMMISSION
§ 535.41. Procedures
§ 535.42. Jurisdiction and Authority
§ 535.43. Education Standards Advisory Committee
§ 535.44. Commission Seal
§ 535.45. Certain uses of Seal, Logo, or Name Prohibited
SUBCHAPTER E. REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSURE
§ 535.50. Definitions
§ 535.51. General Requirements for a Real Estate License
§ 535.52. Fitness Requirements for Individual Applicant
§ 535.53. Business Entity; Designated Broker
§ 535.54. Hearing on License Denial: Probationary Licenses
§ 535.55. Education and Sponsorship Requirements for a Sales Agent License
§ 535.56. Education and Experience Requirements for a Broker License
§ 535.57. Examinations
§ 535.58. License for Military Service Members, Veterans, or Military Spouses
SUBCHAPTER F. REQUIREMENTS FOR EDUCATION PROVIDERS, COURSES AND INSTRUCTORS FOR QUALIFYING EDUCATION
§ 535.60. Definitions
§ 535.61. Approval of Providers of Qualifying Courses
§ 535.62. Approval of Qualifying Courses
§ 535.63. Qualifications for Instructors of Qualifying Courses
§ 535.64. Content Requirements for Qualifying Real Estate Courses
§ 535.65. Responsibilities and Operations of Providers of Qualifying Courses
§ 535.66. Credit for Courses Offered by Accredited Colleges or Universities
§ 535.67. Qualifying Education: Compliance and Enforcement
SUBCHAPTER G. REQUIREMENTS FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION PROVIDERS, COURSES AND INSTRUCTORS
§ 535.70. Definitions
§ 535.71. Approval of CE Providers
§ 535.72. Approval of Non-elective Continuing Education Courses
§ 535.73. Approval of Elective Continuing Education Courses
§ 535.74. Qualifications for Continuing Education Instructors
§ 535.75. Responsibilities and Operations of Continuing Education Providers
§ 535.77. CE Providers: Compliance and Enforcement
SUBCHAPTER H. RECOVERY FUND
§ 535.82. Proration of Payments from the Recovery Trust Account
§ 535.83. Association of Designated Broker on Claim
SUBCHAPTER I. LICENSE RENEWAL
§ 535.91. Renewal of a Real Estate License
§ 535.92. Continuing Education Requirements
§ 535.93. Late Renewal Applications
SUBCHAPTER J. FEES
§ 535.101. Fees
SUBCHAPTER L. INACTIVE LICENSE STATUS
§ 535.121. Inactive Salesperson License
§ 535.122. Reactivation of Salesperson License
§ 535.123. Inactive Broker Status
SUBCHAPTER M. NONRESIDENTS
§ 535.131. Unlawful Conduct; Splitting Fees
§ 535.132. Eligibility for Licensure
§ 535.133. Consent To Be Sued; Exception to Requirements
SUBCHAPTER N. SUSPENSION AND REVOCATION OF LICENSURE
§ 535.141. Initiation of Investigation; Order Requirements
§ 535.142. Consumer Complaint Processing
§ 535.143. Fraudulent Procurement of License
§ 535.144. When Acquiring or Disposing of Own Property or Property of Spouse, Parent or Child
§ 535.145. False Promise
§ 535.146. Maintaining Trust Money
§ 535.147. Splitting Fee with Unlicensed Person
§ 535.148. Receiving an Undisclosed Commission or Rebate
§ 535.149. Lottery or Deceptive Trade Practice
§ 535.153. Violating an Exclusive Agency
§ 535.154. Registration and Use of Alternate, Team and Assumed Business Names Used in Advertisements
§ 535.155. Advertisements
§ 535.156. Dishonesty; Bad Faith; Untrustworthiness
SUBCHAPTER P. ENFORCEMENT ACTION FOR UNLICENSED ACTIVITY
§ 535.181. Investigation and Actions
SUBCHAPTER Q. ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTIES
§ 535.191. Schedule of Administrative Penalties
SUBCHAPTER R. REAL ESTATE INSPECTORS
§ 535.201. Definitions
§ 535.206. The Texas Real Estate Inspector Committee
§ 535.208. Application for a License
§ 535.209. Examinations
§ 535.210. Fees
§ 535.211. Professional Liability Insurance, or Any Other Insurance that Provides Coverage for Violations of Subchapter G of Chapter 1102
§ 535.212. Education and Experience Requirements for a License
§ 535.213. Qualifying Real Estate Inspector Instructors and Courses
§ 535.214. Education and Experience Requirements for a License
§ 535.215. Inactive Inspector Status
§ 535.216. Renewal of License
§ 535.217. Mailing Address and Other Contact Information
§ 535.218. Continuing Education Required for Renewal
§ 535.219. Schedule of Administrative Penalties
§ 535.220. Professional Conduct and Ethics
§ 535.221. Advertisements
§ 535.222. Inspection Reports
§ 535.223. Standard Inspection Report Form
§ 535.224. Practice and Procedure
§ 535.226. Sponsorship of Apprentice Inspectors and Real Estate Inspectors
§ 535.227. Standards of Practice: General Provisions
§ 535.228. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Structural Systems
§ 535.229. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Electrical Systems
§ 535.230. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Systems
§ 535.231. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Plumbing Systems
§ 535.232. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Appliances
§ 535.233. Standards of Practice: Minimum Inspection Requirements for Optional Systems
§ 535.240. Proration of Payments from the Real Estate Inspection Recovery Fund
SUBCHAPTER S. RESIDENTIAL RENTAL LOCATORS
§ 535.300. Advertising by Residential Rental Locators
SUBCHAPTER T. EASEMENT OR RIGHT-OF-WAY AGENTS
§ 535.400. Registration of Easement or Right-of-Way Agents
§ 535.401. Required Notices
§ 535.402. Complaints, Disciplinary Action and Appeals
§ 535.403. Renewal of Registration
§ 535.404. Fees
§ 535.405. Employee of Owner or Purchaser