Sacramento – The latest issue of the annual Department of Real Estate (DRE) Real Estate Law book is now available forviewing online on DRE's website. At the beginning of the book you will find the "Statute and Regulation Changes," which lists changes in the book from the prior year. Unless otherwise noted, the new laws take effect January 1, 2022. For a summary of real estate law changes, please see DRE's Industry Advisory, "Summary of New Real Estate Laws."
The 2022 Real Estate Law book is comprised of statutes and regulations that should be familiar to those working in real estate and includes the following sections: real estate and subdivided lands law; regulations of the real estate commissioner; the Administrative Procedures Act; and pertinent excerpts from other California codes, including additional sections of the Business and Professions and Government codes.
Please note that the 2022 Real Estate Law book does not contain all laws relevant to real estate. The 29 codes that comprise California law are available in their entirety at theofficial website for California legislative information.
Because of production delays related to Covid-19, print copies of the book for purchase are expected to be available in early Spring 2022. To order, please complete and submit, along with payment, the Department of Real Estate