Topic 3.5: Real Estate Education and Research Foundation

Learning Objective

After successfully completing this topic, you will be able to explain the purpose of the Real Estate Education and Research Foundation.

Purpose

The Florida Legislature created the Real Estate Education and Research Foundation in 1985. It is administered by the Florida Real Estate Commission. The Foundation provides funds for real estate research, giving priority to projects with the greatest potential for public benefit. The Director of the Division of Real Estate suggests worthy projects to the FREC for approval during the budget process.