The Bureau of Real Estate Services is responsible for activities related to the negotiation, acquisition, disposition, exchange, donation and closing of real property as agents to the Board of Trustees of the Internal Improvement Trust Fund. In addition, bureau staff are responsible for the management of statewide contracts for title and closing services, as well as environmental site assessments. Our mission is to partner with DEP's Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration, Florida water management districts and land managers to successfully negotiate terms to achieve mission critical needs.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.