Real Estate Agency  of Mascara is a public institution with an industrial and commercial in character(EPIC).named :Management and Urban Land Tenure Regulation  Agency of the wilaya of  Mascara.

It was created by the public authorities per interministerial decree dated 12-06-2004 under the provisions of Executive Decree No. 03-408 from 05 November 2003 amending and supplementing the provisions of Executive Decree No. 90-405 of 22 December 1990 laying down the rules of creation and organization of local agencies management and urban land regulation. 

 This decree was promulgated to  put an end to the too numerous and poorly framed irregularities of  inter-communal land agencies