About the Real Estate Professions

The Division of Real Estate Professions administers over 90,000 licenses for real estate managing brokers, brokers, and leasing agents, real estate corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and branch offices, real estate pre-license schools, branch schools, instructors and continuing education schools, instructors and courses. The Real Estate Appraisal Administration Division administers approximately 8,000 licenses for appraisers and education providers and courses. In addition, the Division is responsible for the registration and regulation of over 800 Timeshare and Land Sales projects marketed to Illinois residents. The Auction Division administers over 1,600 licenses for auctioneers, auction firms, continuing education schools and courses, and Internet auction listing services. The Home Inspector Section administers over 1,500 licenses for home inspectors, home inspector entities, education providers and courses.

Contact Information:
     
Real Estate Division:
  Licensing (800) 560-6420
  Education (800) 560-6420
  General Springfield (800) 560-6420
  General Chicago (312) 814-4500
  Fax/Springfield (217) 782-3390
  Fax/Chicago (312) 782-3390
  TTY (866) 325-4949
     

Appraisal Administration Division:

  Licensing (800) 560-6420
  Education (800) 560-6420
  General Springfield (800) 560-6420
  General Chicago (312) 814-4500
  Fax/Springfield (217) 782-3390
  Fax/Chicago (312) 793-8720
  TTY (866) 325-4949
     
Auction Division:
  Licensing (800) 560-6420
  Education (217) 785-9640
  General Springfield (217) 785-9300
  Fax/Springfield (217) 782-3390
  TTY (866) 325-4949
     
Timeshare/Land Sales Section:
  Main Number (800) 560-6420
  Fax/Springfield (217) 557-8464
  TTY (866) 325-4949
     
Home Inspector Section: 
  Main Number (800) 560-6420
  Licensing (800) 560-6420
  Education (800) 560-6420
  General Springfield (800) 560-6420
  Fax/Springfield (217) 782-3390
  TTY (866) 325-4949
     
Enforcement Section
  Main Number (312) 793-8704
     
Consumer Services Division:
  Main Number (312) 793-8724
     

Name and Address Changes:

   
 

It is important that you keep your information updated with IDFPR. The name change form can be found at: http://www.idfpr.com/Forms/DPR/DPRCOAnamechange.pdf.

You must update non-name change contact information by going to http://www.idfpr.com/addressUpdate.asp and clicking the link at the top of the page that says Click Here to Change your Address, Email Address or Telephone Number.