In this course students will be introduced to the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) and their impact on the real estate and finance industries. Of particular importance is the new TRID documents and disclosures which are now a part of the real estate transactional process. Attendees will learn about the new Loan Estimate Form as well as the Closing Disclosure and important details about each. In addition, important licensee information about the LREC and the email system will be presented to assist licensees in being better informed on regulatory issues.
This course was designed to introduce real estate agents to measurement and pricing techniques for single family residential dwellings. The measurement and area computation methods are based upon the American National Standards Institute Square Footage-Method for Calculating ANSI Z765-2013, published by Home Innovation Research Labs, and market practices used by appraisers and agents active in the market.
This course is an overview of the various responsibilities of real estate licensees. This course meets the 2011 requirement for four hours of mandatory continuing education for license renewal.
Louisiana License Law
Fair Housing and Cultural Diversity
Agency Relations In Real Estate Transactions
The Code of Ethics.
In this course, attendees will gain valuable industry knowledge about key concepts which involve the practice of real estate. Included in these concepts are fundamentals related to flood and homeowner’s insurance, as well as important factors and case studies involving professional errors and omissions insurance. Finally, attendees will learn about important purchase agreement updates and associated timelines which will assist real estate professionals in better understanding the contracts which directly affect their clients and the public.
Real estate licensees are taught many laws and rules that can be difficult to understand. Once agents are faced with real-world scenarios, they can better apply those laws and rules, have a true understanding of them, and better represent his or her client. The course focuses on custom case studies, clearly articulated via PowerPoint and reading material that cover each point presented in the 2018 mandatory outline. The scenario involves licensees who are in violation and will be presented with best practices to avoid such situations.