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Depending on which state you live in, you may need a real estate licenseif you get paid to do any of the following activities: Advertise the availability of rental property Prepare or discuss a property management agreement with an owner

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  • Do you need a real estate license to be a landlord?

  • You don’t need a real estate license to be a landlord either, but you may have other licensing requirements. You can be a landlord without getting a real estate license, but business licenses are another matter.

  • Do you need a business license to rent out a property?

  • The rules for small businesses vary from city to city and county to county, but many local governments require local businesses take out a license. In 2011, for example, Salt Lake City passed a rule specifying that a landlord has to get a business license, even if she only rents out a single property.

  • Do you need a licence to rent a house in London?

  • Some privately rented homes in London need a property licence. If your rented home needs a licence, your landlord is responsible for obtaining it. This map for London contains the current rental property licensing schemes in force. How can I report an unlicensed property?

  • Do you need a license to invest in real estate?

  • You do not need to obtain a license to invest in real estate. Real estate agents who negotiate the buying and selling of property need licenses, but there are no state or federal licensing requirements for people who invest.