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Make your Colorado real estate license renewal hassle-free with Mbition! We offer 100% state-approved, user-friendly Colorado real estate continuing education (CE) online courses. Fast-track your license renewal with one of our Colorado Real Estate CE packages or courses.

ADA and Fair Housing

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO011002

$29.00
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Protect your clients' interests and understand their rights regarding the American Disabilities Act and Fair Housing laws.  This course offers in-depth insight into the ADA and Fair Housing which affect most areas of real estate.

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Ethics in Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO027002

$29.00
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This course discusses the importance of ethical behavior in the practice of real estate, and how a licensee's ethical standards can improve or harm a licensee's career, and the profession as a whole. The course compares and contrasts ethics, morality and the law. It describes principles supporting high ethical standards in real estate, the role of ethics in proper disclosure, and the types of ethical challenges a licensee may face in a competitive market. It discusses ethics as they relate to advertising and pricing, and how a licensee can best be supported to maintain high ethical standards. It concludes with a discussion of the types of ethical complaints commonly made against licensees, and how licensees may best avoid and respond to those complaints.

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Commercial Leases

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO020001

$59.00
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Leases can be a huge source of commission for agents looking to pursue commercial real estate. This course offers the need-to-know information for the 3 major types of commercial leases: office, retail and industrial. Highlights include: major negotiation points, how to determine rent based on formulas, and technical concerns exclusive to industrial leases.

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Green Home Construction

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO014001

$59.00
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Thinking about "going green?" The prevalence of green home construction continues to expand in the U.S. Don't you want to have a better understanding of this market? This course covers various topics in both sustainable design and green home construction including waste management, lot shopping, special safety applications, site work, and building material choices.

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Pricing Property to Sell

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO051001

$59.00
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Selling and pricing your client's property, so that they can get the most they can for their property is critical.  So, how do you determine the right price?  This real estate online course is designed to help you better understand the concepts of pricing property, approaches to pricing property, principles of value, replacement cost value and the application of market data.

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Commercial Sales and Exchanges

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO021001

$59.00
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Fully understand all the facets of commercial sales and tax deferred exchanges in commercial real estate. This elective course takes a deep dive into the particulars of the commercial contract, procedures for closing, and essential documentation for commercial sales. Additionally, this course contains insight into the requisites for and advantages of tax deferred exchanges.

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Tax Advantages of Home Ownership

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO075001

$59.00
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What types of tax benefits are unique to homeowners? This course gives the student insight into different kinds of homeowner benefits and also teaches how to calculate taxes that can affect the purchase of a home. This is an elective real estate continuing education course.

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Methods of Residential Finance

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO037001

$59.00
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Want to understand the financial component of residential real estate better? A comprehensive overview of finance for residential real estate, this course touches on a multitude of topics including FHA, VA loans, assumptions, alternative financing, conventional financing and purchase money mortgages. This course also covers legislation in regard to financing.

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Commercial Finance and Investment Analysis

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO019001

$59.00
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An excellent overview of the financial side of commercial real estate, this course begins with the history of the savings and loan business and walks you all the way up the commercial real estate industry's financing practices today. Not only does this course cover the various types of commercial property financing, it takes a deep dive into the characteristics of each. Additionally, this course covers the different approaches for investment evaluation including appraisal, property comparison, capitalization rates, and the time value of money.

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Structuring Ownership in Commercial Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO078001

$59.00
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Commercial real estate is very different from residential. This course breaks down in detail the different types of property ownership that are mainly unique to commercial real estate. The topics of each included are taxes, set up, regulations, liability, management, benefits and drawbacks.

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Basic Real Estate Finance

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO012001

$59.00
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Understand the money and financial transactions behind real estate. An excellent foundation course on real estate finance, this course will offer you crucial insight into promissory notes, assumptions, mortgages, financing instruments, loan practices, trust deeds, foreclosures, various types of loans, loan practices, and sources of funds. 

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Financing Residential Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO191

$49.00
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The financial aspect of purchasing a home is such a vital step in the process and one of the most confusing to the potential buyer. What options are available? What is included in closing costs? This real estate CE elective online course will walk you through the dizzying array of financing options available today. Discover the choices available through FHA, VA and special financing possibilities, as well as a simplified approach to accurately assessing closing costs.

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Professional Property Management

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 8

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO181

$49.00
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Professional property managers attempt to balance the needs of property owners with the needs of tenants. To accomplish this, professional property managers need to understand elements of leasing, rent collection, market dynamics, resident retention and building maintenance functions. In this real estate CE online course you'll explore these topics for both residential and commercial property management.

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Tax Implications of Home Sales

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 6

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO151

$49.00
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Real estate professionals can increase their value to their customers by learning the tax implications on home sales in the USA. Discover strategies every real estate agent can use, including how to identify the sources of active, portfolio, and passive income. Discover how long- and short-term capital gains and losses are treated. Learn how depreciation affects taxable income, cost basis, and taxation of capital gains.

You will also look at the ownership and use requirements for claiming a section 121 exclusion of gain, how to calculate taxable home sales gains, and more. A great resource in helping agents better understand tax implications and assist their clients. This online course will satisfy your Real Estate Legal Issues continuing education topic requirement.

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Minimizing Risk with Effective Practices

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 4

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO221

$39.00
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In today's real estate environment, knowing how to avoid legal problems is essential. This must-have online course provides an overview of how to minimize your liability. Students learn about the importance of establishing agency policies, developing effective marketing and advertising practices, effective anti-discrimination practices, plus how to reduce your risk by maintaining proper records. Stay out of legal hot water and enroll today in this real estate CE course!

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Ethics: Pricing, Offers and Advertising

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 4

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO521

$29.00
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From the ethical responsibilities of agents involving disclosures to ethical issues relating to compensation, this practical course explores the challenges involved in ethical decision-making. Ethics: Disclosure and Cooperation takes a practical look at considerations involved in making ethical business decisions as well as the process of enforcing the Code of ethics. The Ethics: Disclosure and Cooperation course covers the Preamble and Article 3, 9 and 11.

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Real Estate Math

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO053001

$29.00
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Math is a large component of numerous areas of real estate. This elective course helps the student understand what math calculations and formulas are included in and applicable for capitalization, property management, investments, commissions, return of investments, property costs, loans and property pricing. A hands-on course, students will enjoy the simple formulas and practice problems to better help retention.

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Green Home Features

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO035001

$29.00
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What makes a green home green? Students will gain insight into different features included in green design. Highlights include water and energy efficiency, appliances, methods of controlling heat loss, how to conserve energy in a home, lighting, and renewable energy.

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Technology Trends in Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO199001

$29.00
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The technology landscape changes quickly, and this rapid change can have significant consequences for the real estate professional. To perform at their best, real estate professionals need to stay ahead of these trends. This course helps to bring focus to the technological innovations that are most relevant to real estate practice. The course will discuss trends in software, social media, and internet security. Videos are presented throughout the course to help explain and illustrate key topics.

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Short Sales And Foreclosures

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO079001

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This course is an overview of short sale transactions, alternatives to short sales, how short sales affect buyers, lenders and sellers, the Home Affordable Modification Program (both HAMP Tier 1 and 2 are included) and the Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternative (HAFA II/Short Sale). Highlights include defining what a licensee's role is in a short sale and how to put together the packet needed in a short sale for a lender. Additional topics include how the MARS Rule affects real estate licensees who are working with a client on a short sale, tenant rights in relation to a short sale and also the kinds of lender fraud that licensees should be on the lookout for during the process of a short sale.

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Anti-Discrimination Laws

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 4

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO161

$29.00
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This real state CE online course examines fair housing laws from a historical perspective, residential segregation, the Federal Fair Housing Act, familial status discrimination, developing reasonable occupancy standards, the definition of handicap, NAR positions on AIDS disclosure and more!

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Ethics: Disclosure and Cooperation

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 4

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO531

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From the ethical responsibilities of agents involving disclosures to ethical issues relating to compensation, this practical course explores the challenges involved in ethical decision-making. Ethics: Disclosure and Cooperation takes a practical look at considerations involved in making ethical business decisions as well as the process of enforcing the Code of Ethics. The Ethics: Disclosure and Cooperation course covers the Preamble and Article 3, 9 and 11.

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Principles of Commercial Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO052001

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A high-level view of commercial real estate, this elective course examines various types of commercial real estate including retail space, storage facilities, and office space. Additional highlights include land development, site selection, industrial real estate brokerage and how both local and regional labor markets can have an effect on commercial real estate.

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Federal Law and Commercial Real Estate

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO028001

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Which laws affect commercial real estate? This course answers that by covering commercial transactions, the ownership of commercial real estate and the federal laws that real estate agencies are required to abide by. Topics included are tenancy, foreclosures, contracts, easements, deeds, agency, zoning, estates, liens, restrictions, leases, court decisions and title transfers. This is a perfect elective for those looking to gain a better insight into the world of commercial real estate.

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Listing and Selling HUD Homes

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 4

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO207001

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With more than 40,000 HUD homes available annually, it is important for licenses to understand how the HUD selling process works. This course teaches licensees how homes enter the HUD home selling market, and how licensees and HUD contractors (field service managers and asset managers) interact within a HUD transaction. Discussed are HUD's online bidding process, the registration for licensees who wish to bid on HUD-owned homes as selling brokers, and how a licensee may become a HUD listing agent. Also discussed are the components of the HUD Sales Contract Package and the process for completing and delivering the package and delivering it to the Area Manager. The course concludes with a discussion of the regulatory and disclosure issues relating to HUD transactions, how closing costs and earnest money are handled in a HUD transaction; advertising rules relating to HUD-owned properties, and the types of financing available to purchasers of HUD homes.

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Prequalifying Your Buyer in Today's Market

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO045001

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This online continuing education course provides an overview of real estate financing, and describes the different types of loans and loan programs as well as lending sources. Students will learn how to calculate debt ratios and use loan factors to complete mathematical calculations related to mortgage loans. Students will also estimate closing costs for different types of loans. The course concludes with the student completing prequalifying computations and a loan comparison worksheet for the buyers in the scenario.

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Concepts in Appraising Green Residential Buildings

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO307001

$24.00
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Green construction continues to grow in popularity all over the world and can make an impact when appraising residential buildings. This 3-hour continuing education course will help real estate appraisers understand the definition of environmentally-friendly residences, the organizations that certify environmentally-friendly buildings as well as what green building techniques, features and amenities are. From the valuable content in this course, appraisers will be able to make a clear a decision on how the green features change the values of the building and whether the adjustments are full value or only partial value.

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Safety First: Crime Prevention and Self-Defense for Real Estate Pros

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 503CO291001

$24.00
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This online course provides real estate professionals with safety tools and tips to help mitigate fear when working in the field as real estate sales professional. The material and activities are designed to help real estate sales professionals better recognize and avoid potentially dangerous people and situations. This real estate continuing education online course will also equip real estate professionals with self-defense techniques to handle a real attack, thereby increasing self-confidence.

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Qualifying the Buyer Under New Regulations

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 3

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO361

$24.00
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This must-have online course addresses the fundamental role of real estate agents in the mortgage lending process. With so many changes affecting the ability of potential homebuyers to obtain loans, it is imperative for real estate agents to understand the complexities of today's market.

This real estate continuing education online course discusses how to qualify buyers, as well as the pitfalls to avoid in that process. The qualified mortgage (QM) and ability to repay (ATR) rules are also covered, with an in-depth look at how they affect real estate transactions, real estate agents, and clients. Stay ahead of the curve with this dynamic course!

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Evolving Real Estate Finance

Format | Online Self-Paced

Credit Hours | 2

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 303CO351

$19.00
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This real estate online course examines the development of federally regulated consumer protection provisions relating to home ownership, including TILA, Regulation Z, HELCPA and HOEPA. Covered is a discussion of the changes to HOEPA in the Dodd-Frank Act, including expanded triggers for determining whether a mortgage transaction falls under HOEPA, and the additional lender requirements and prohibitions under its provisions. This real estate continuing education course concludes with the changes in the requirements for escrow accounts.

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Residential Mortgage Lending: Principles and Practices, 7th Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629802077

$123.95
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This book is organized into three parts: Principles, Programs, and Practices, building on the basics to the actual practice of residential lending. No prior knowledge of finance or mortgage lending is needed. As the last decade was a period in which the United States economy and its mortgage industry slowly transitioned out of the Great Recession and into a period of recovery and expansion, significant updates have been made to show where we’ve been and where we are today.

Updates include:

- New discussion on living trusts, appraisal management and current issues, mortgagor’s title insurance policy, and loss mitigation

- The addition of more than 84 new charts and graphs to illustrate the main points

- A comprehensive case study for the practice of mortgage lending by using a unified set of origination, processing, underwriting, and closing forms that lenders actually use.

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The Home Inspection Reference Guide

The Home Inspection Reference Guide

Format | Physical

Category | Continuing Education

SKU | 9781629809915

$249.00
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The Home Inspection Reference Guide covers all aspects of the general home. Each chapter focuses on major aspects of the inspection and includes easy-to-understand technical explanations. Diagrams and photos enhance understanding, and the 'Don't Ever Miss' list highlights key points in an inspection. Finally, tips on how to report findings makes this book a comprehensive guide for understanding home inspection.

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Commercial Real Estate Analysis & Investments, 3rd Edition

Commercial Real Estate Analysis & Investments, 3rd Edition

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781133108825

$125.00
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Upper level commercial real estate text focused on analyzing commercial real estate investments.

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Real Estate Finance and Investment, 8th Edition

Real Estate Finance and Investment, 8th Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629809946

$181.95
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Fully updated and revised, this 8th edition has a new title: Real Estate Finance and Investment which reflects the emphasis on real estate investment. Updates to charts, examples, REIT requirements, and tax laws including the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 are included. A new chapter has been added to show a real estate investment example from beginning to end for real-world application. The material presented in this book is based on a strong foundation of economic and financial theory and how to put those theories into practice.

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Commercial Real Estate Analysis & Investments, 3rd Edition (E-Book)

Commercial Real Estate Analysis & Investments, 3rd Edition (E-Book)

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629800318

$99.00
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Streamlined and completely updated with expanded coverage of corporate and international real estate investment, this upper-level real estate text presents the essential concepts, principles, and tools necessary to analyze income-producing commercial real estate from an investment perspective. This new edition continues to integrate relevant aspects of urban and financial economics to provide users with a fundamental analytical understanding and application of real estate investments—now using a student version of ARGUS(R) software on CD included with the book. ARGUS(R) software is a Windows-based program used extensively in the real estate investment industry to solve complex investment and valuation problems. Also included on the CD is a student version of Crystal Ball(R), professional-grade software used to perform risk analysis on commercial investments.

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Real Estate Finance and Investment, 8th Edition (E-book)

Real Estate Finance and Investment, 8th Edition (E-book)

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629802435

$154.65
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Fully updated and revised, this 8th edition has a new title: Real Estate Finance and Investment which reflects the emphasis on real estate investment. Updates to charts, examples, REIT requirements, and tax laws including the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 are included. A new chapter has been added to show a real estate investment example from beginning to end for real-world application. The material presented in this book is based on a strong foundation of economic and financial theory and how to put those theories into practice.

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Real Estate Principles, 13th Edition

Real Estate Principles, 13th Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629809939

$149.95
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Today's real estate consumers are very unique. They grew up with technology and their speedy access to information drives consumer habits. The role of the real estate professional has progressed because of technology, as well as increased governmental regulations. With the evolution of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and continued emphasis on consumer protection, real estate professionals work in a changing and exciting world.

This principles book was written to help today's students become tomorrow's professionals. It lays the foundation of the market giving readers the tools on which to base a successful career.

Updates include:

-New topics of Title Insurance, Wind Energy, Identify Theft, and Real Estate Investment Trusts.

- Updated discussions of current FHA coverage, mortgage insurance, construction regulations, TILA, mortgage loan origination, creative financing, RESPA regulations, and capital gains topics.

- Instructor resources for adopting schools include chapter outlines, teaching tips and a bank of test questions for classroom assessment.

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Real Estate Finance: Theory & Practice, 7th Edition (E-Book)

Real Estate Finance: Theory & Practice, 7th Edition (E-Book)

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629800363

$119.00
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The core of this text is based on sound economic and financial principles to promote a greater understanding of how real estate financial markets work. The authors blend theory with practice, applying the theoretical aspects of financial economics to explain how real estate financial institutions and markets have developed and evolved to their present state, and why they take the forms they do. The authors address the dramatic changes in the real estate financial markets and the impact major federal legislation has on real estate finance. Direct application using ARGUS® software makes this book extremely hands on, giving students practical, real-world experience in real estate analysis.

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Real Estate Principles, 13th Edition (ebook)

Real Estate Principles, 13th Edition (ebook)

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629802268

$117.26
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Today’s real estate consumers are very unique. They grew up with technology and their speedy access to information drives consumer habits. The role of the real estate professional has progressed because of technology, as well as increased governmental regulations. With the evolution of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and continued emphasis on consumer protection, real estate professionals work in a changing and exciting world.

This principles book was written to help today’s students become tomorrow’s professionals. It lays the foundation of the market giving readers the tools on which to base a successful career.

Updates include:

New topics of Title Insurance, Wind Energy, Identify Theft, and Real Estate Investment Trusts.

Updated discussions of current FHA coverage, mortgage insurance, construction regulations, TILA, mortgage loan origination, creative financing, RESPA regulations, and capital gains topics.

Study guide available separately for further practice in test-taking and reinforcement of learning objectives with quizzes, answers, and rationale for further explanation.

Instructor resources for adopting schools include chapter outlines, teaching tips and a bank of test questions for classroom assessment.

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Real Estate Law, 3rd Edition

Real Estate Law, 3rd Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629801360

$93.95
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Real Estate Law, 3rd Edition provides a well-written, detailed exploration of how real estate and the law interact. The material discussed is pertinent to all the daily agency activities the reader may encounter. This edition has been updated to include new RESPA and CFPB rules, new theories involving agency concepts, revised federal tax laws, arbitration and mediation concepts, electronically transmitted contracts and registration systems, and new tax issues in home ownership and sales.

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Real Estate Investment, 8th Edition

Real Estate Investment, 8th Edition

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629809991

$89.95
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This much-anticipated edition continues to offer insights into real estate investing while analyzing the economic ups and downs that led us to present day.  Fundamentals focus on real estate investment in a concise and practical way by explaining the key factors and financial analysis involved in making wise real property investments. Topics and chapters have been reordered to improve learning and build upon these fundamentals.  Emphasis in later chapters walks readers through financing the investment, managing the property, and tax implications, focusing on the most significant overhaul of the IRS code in recent decades.

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Real Estate Investment, 7 Edition

Real Estate Investment, 7 Edition

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9780324784688

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Essentials of real estate investment and financing.

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Real Estate: An Introduction to the Profession, 12th Edition

Real Estate: An Introduction to the Profession, 12th Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629802176

$81.95
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Thousands of professionals like you have built their career on the foundation this popular principles book provides you ' unlocking the key to your success in real estate. In this book you will learn about real estate brokerage, financing, contracts, closing, investment, fair housing, licensing, and rights and interests.

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Basic Real Estate Appraisal, 9th Edition

Basic Real Estate Appraisal, 9th Edition

Format | Physical

Category | New License

SKU | 9781629800189

$78.95
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Written by instructors for instructors, Basic Real Estate Appraisal covers the fundamentals of the appraisal business, making concepts accessible for aspiring real estate appraisers. It also helps real estate salespeople, brokers, consumers, investors, and all others seeking a better understanding of the role of appraisers in today's real estate market.

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Real Estate Investment, 8th Edition (ebook)

Real Estate Investment, 8th Edition (ebook)

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SKU | 9781629802459

$76.45
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This much-anticipated edition continues to offer insights into real estate investing while analyzing the economic ups and downs that led us to present day.  Fundamentals focus on real estate investment in a concise and practical way by explaining the key factors and financial analysis involved in making wise real property investments. Topics and chapters have been reordered to improve learning and build upon these fundamentals.  Emphasis in later chapters walks readers through financing the investment, managing the property, and tax implications, focusing on the most significant overhaul of the IRS code in recent decades.

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Real Estate Brokerage: A Guide to Success, 2nd Edition

Real Estate Brokerage: A Guide to Success, 2nd Edition

Format | Physical

Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629809557

$74.95
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The concepts in this book are for the startup real estate brokerage, the midsized brokerage, and the buyout of an existing brokerage. This book is beneficial for the real estate license holder, the associate broker who is contemplating owning or managing a real estate brokerage, and the veteran broker who is looking to invest. It discusses ethical and legal business practices, analyzing the market and competition, managing risk, recruitment and growth opportunities. This book is organized around the two main functions of a real estate broker: recruiting new and experienced salespeople and retaining great talent. New to this second edition includes more detailed planning brokerage operations, case studies involving ethics, characteristics of a buyer's and seller's market as it relates to the real estate industry, and a focus on business insurance and risk analysis.

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Essentials of Real Estate Economics, 7th Edition

Essentials of Real Estate Economics, 7th Edition

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SKU | 9781629801971

$70.95
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This practical-approach book is intended for real estate students who lave little or no background in formal economics. It presents complex topics in a simple manner to provide the basics of real estate economics. It starts with the big picture and then narrows in on city patterns and growth, markets for various property types, governmental impacts, newest tax laws, zoning, and anticipating change.

Highlights of this edition include:
' Streamlined topics and combined chapters for easier comprehension
' Added discussion on important topics such as supply and demand, inflation, and business cycles
' Updated regulations to reflect the newest tax law changes, especially on capital gains rates
' Restructured chapter on anticipating change to look at short-term and long-term outlooks

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Real Estate: An Introduction to the Profession, 12th Edition (ebook)

Real Estate: An Introduction to the Profession, 12th Edition (ebook)

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SKU | 9781629802275

$69.66
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Thousands of professionals like you have built their career on the foundation this popular principles book provides you – unlocking the key to your success in real estate. In this book you will learn about real estate brokerage, financing, contracts, closing, investment, fair housing, licensing, and rights and interests.

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Real Estate Finance, 11th Edition

Real Estate Finance, 11th Edition

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Category | Textbook

SKU | 9781629802305

$63.95
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Updated to follow the guidelines for those pursuing a real estate license, this text has been reordered to improve the presentation of real estate finance needed by lenders, real estate agents, appraisers, and investors. In these ever-changing times, it is key to learn the fundamentals of real estate finance, how the market evolves, and what factors influence how it works.

Highlights include:

- Updates to loan programs and loan limits along with how to calculate payments for conventional mortgages

- Expanded discussion of the credit report in the lending process as well as how federal tax claims work and what every agent should know

- New sections on how delinquency and defaults impact lenders, major changes to loan terms, and changes due to the Tax Cuts and Job Act

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Real Estate Principles & Practices, 9th Edition

Real Estate Principles & Practices, 9th Edition

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SKU | 9781629800066

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Organized around the natural flow and sequence of events in a real estate transaction, this text employs a realistic and practical approach to learning the basics of real estate. Students will appreciate Arlyne Geschwender's friendly tone and accessible reading style. Recent changes in modern real estate law and practice have been incorporated in this revised edition, along with new forms and contracts..

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Essentials of Real Estate Economics, 7th Edition (E-book)

Essentials of Real Estate Economics, 7th Edition (E-book)

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SKU | 9781629802411

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This practical-approach book is intended for real estate students who lave little or no background in formal economics. It presents complex topics in a simple manner to provide the basics of real estate economics. It starts with the big picture and then narrows in on city patterns and growth, markets for various property types, governmental impacts, newest tax laws, zoning, and anticipating change. Highlights of this edition include: • Streamlined topics and combined chapters for easier comprehension • Added discussion on important topics such as supply and demand, inflation, and business cycles • Updated regulations to reflect the newest tax law changes, especially on capital gains rates • Restructured chapter on anticipating change to look at short-term and long-term outlooks

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Real Estate Finance, 11th Edition (ebook)

Real Estate Finance, 11th Edition (ebook)

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SKU | 9781629802473

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Updated to follow the guidelines for those pursuing a real estate license, this text has been reordered to improve the presentation of real estate finance needed by lenders, real estate agents, appraisers, and investors. In these ever-changing times, it is key to learn the fundamentals of real estate finance, how the market evolves, and what factors influence how it works.

Highlights include:

- Updates to loan programs and loan limits along with how to calculate payments for conventional mortgages

- Expanded discussion of the credit report in the lending process as well as how federal tax claims work and what every agent should know

- New sections on how delinquency and defaults impact lenders, major changes to loan terms, and changes due to the Tax Cuts and Job Act

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Real Estate Principles & Practices, 9th Edition (E-Book)

Real Estate Principles & Practices, 9th Edition (E-Book)

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SKU | 9781629800417

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Organized around the natural flow and sequence of events in a real estate transaction, this text employs a realistic and practical approach to learning the basics of real estate. Students will appreciate Arlyne Geschwender’s friendly tone and accessible reading style. Recent changes in modern real estate law and practice have been incorporated in this revised edition, along with new forms and contracts. Features: • Provides a unique approach for the introductory student since the book follows the natural sequence of a real estate transaction • Features an open-faced layout and wide margins that encourage note-taking • Contains clear and concise definitions of concepts and terms • Includes numerous examples to aid the novice student • Highlights websites to encourage further research • Engages classroom discussions and promotes real-world application with end-of-chapter review questions and discussion points A separate workbook is available to complement this text, delivering additional reinforcement exercises and practice exam questions for self-paced learning.

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Effective Real Estate Sales And Marketing, 3rd Edition

Effective Real Estate Sales And Marketing, 3rd Edition

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SKU | 9780324222890

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The formula for effective real estate sales has three essential elements' planning, marketing, and closing. Truly successful real estate professionals understand this 3-stage framework and apply the marketing mix that works most effectively for them to achieve success.

Technology is built into every element of this proven 3-stage framework because this is the new frontier for achieving profitable real estate selling. While you'll find Effective Real Estate Sales and Marketing, 3e provides a solid overview of the relationship between marketing and sales, new agents as well as sales veterans will appreciate the extensive coverage of proven marketing techniques and effective technology applications.

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Real Estate Finance, 10th Edition (E-Book)

Real Estate Finance, 10th Edition (E-Book)

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SKU | 9781629800400

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This new edition reflects current principles and practices of real estate finance, in light of the financial crisis and mortgage meltdown that began in 2008. Covering both residential and commercial real estate finance, the text includes specialized mortgage lending procedures and the latest federal laws and regulations. The guide is supplemented by ARGUS software exercises with computer-based analysis and technology integration.

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Home Inspection Book: A Guide for Professionals, 2nd Edition

Home Inspection Book: A Guide for Professionals, 2nd Edition

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SKU | 9780324560633

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A step-by-step handbook for real estate professionals, this is also a reference guide to help with all aspects of home inspection. This efficient learning tool is designed around ASHI, NAHI, and NACHI guidelines. Extensive illustrations, diagrams, charts, and helpful checklists make it a very user-friendly resource.

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Real Estate Marketing & Sales Essentials: Steps for Success, 2nd Edition

Real Estate Marketing & Sales Essentials: Steps for Success, 2nd Edition

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SKU | 9781629800097

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Written by a real estate expert and training authority, this book provides the key steps for success for new and experienced agents who want to thrive, not just survive, in a dynamic industry. Real Estate Marketing and Sales Essentials is packed with insider tips, advice, and hands-on instruction on converting knowledge into sales. The book walks readers through the major daily activities, including prospecting, listing procedures, follow-up, social networking, referrals, technology, negotiation, financing, and more.

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Real Estate Marketing & Sales Essentials: Steps for Success, 2nd Edition (E-Book)

Real Estate Marketing & Sales Essentials: Steps for Success, 2nd Edition (E-Book)

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SKU | 9781629801674

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Written by a real estate expert and training authority, this book provides the key steps for success for new and experienced agents who want to thrive, not just survive, in a dynamic industry. Real Estate Marketing and Sales Essentials is packed with insider tips, advice, and hands-on instruction on converting knowledge into sales. The book walks readers through the major daily activities, including prospecting, listing procedures, follow-up, social networking, referrals, technology, negotiation, financing, and more.

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How to List & Sell Real Estate, 30th Anniversary Edition (E-Book)

How to List & Sell Real Estate, 30th Anniversary Edition (E-Book)

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SKU | 9781629800509

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This 30th Anniversary Edition delivers Danielle Kennedy’s proven formula for building a successful real estate career and handling every turn of a changing market. Danielle explains how to benefit from tried-and-true basics while launching creative marketing strategies and new technology tools; drive social networking strategies to win and close more business; increase profits in challenging markets through multiple niches; and build a powerful brand with high-tech, high-touch marketing tools.

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English-Spanish Real Estate Dictionary, 2nd Edition

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SKU | 9781629800240

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With over 2,000 real estate terms in English and Spanish, this is a quick and easy reference guide for busy real estate professionals. The added investment terms in this second edition allow you to navigate real estate investment transactions with ease. Whether you're working as a real estate agent or studying to become one, you will benefit from this invaluable Spanish-English resource.

Con m?­s de 2,000 t??rminos de bienes ra??ces en ingl??s y en espa?ñol, ??ste es un gu??a de facil referencia para los profesionales de bienes ra??ces. Los t??rminos de inversi??n a?ñadidos en esta segunda edici??n te permiten navegar con facilidad en las transacciones de inversiones en bienes ra??ces. Si est?­s trabajando como agente de bienes ra??ces o estudiando para ser agente, beneficiaras de este recurso invaluable de espa?ñol-ingl??s.

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Doing the Right Thing: A Real Estate Practitioners Guide to Ethical Decision Making, 4e (E-Book)

Doing the Right Thing: A Real Estate Practitioners Guide to Ethical Decision Making, 4e (E-Book)

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SKU | 9781629800516

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Real estate professionals are confronted every day with on-the-job dilemmas with contradictory regulations, codes of conduct, or laws that make it difficult to effectively resolve ethical conflict. Written by an acknowledged expert on real estate ethics, this new edition of a timeless real estate ethics resource will provide you with simple real-life case studies and the opportunity to explore and analyze ethics in your professional business. New topics include ethically handling competitors, new required disclosures, housing discrimination, and updated discussions in agency and Gallup Poll results. "How Would You Respond" questions and Case Study exercises allow for open discussion amongst a group or thoughtful reflection for independent studies. Deborah Long's use of everyday language helps real estate agents gain an increased awareness and understanding of ethical decision making as they work through the various real-life scenarios and provocative discussion questions.

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Learn about the Colorado education requirements for real estate licensing and renewal.

Licensing Board/Commission: Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA)

Colorado Real Estate Education Requirements:

  • Colorado real estate salesperson license: N/A
  • Colorado real estate broker license: 168 hours of qualifying education comprised of mandatory courses required by the Colorado Real Estate Commission

This includes:

    • 48 hours of Real Estate Law & Practice
    • 48 hours of Colorado Contracts and Regulations
    • 8 hours of Trust Accounts and Record Keeping
    • 8 hours of Current Legal Issues
    • 32 hours of Practical Applications

Substitution:  A degree from an accredited degree-granting college or university with a major course of study in real estate. Original transcripts must be provided upon application. Unofficial transcripts may be submitted to the Division for review prior to taking the broker’s exam.

 

Colorado State Reciprocity:

If you hold a real estate license in one of the 49 states, Colorado will accept your application for licensure with limited examination and or pre-license education.

Applicants who hold a non-expired license in another jurisdiction for at least two years and desire employing-level certification need to complete the 24-hour Broker Administration course.

Applicants with an expired license or who have been actively license for less than two years will need the following:

  • Salesperson: 120 hours including 48 hours Colorado Contracts & Regulations, 8 hours Trust Accounts & Recordkeeping, 8 hours Current Legal Issues, 24 hours Real Estate Closings, and 32 hours Practical Applications
  • Broker: 72 hours including 48 hours Colorado Contracts & Regulations, and 24 hours Real Estate Closings

 

Colorado Continuing Education (CE) and License Renewal Requirements:

Real estate broker licenses in Colorado need to be renewed every three years from the date the license is issued. To renew, licensees need to complete:

  • 24 hours of real estate CE  
  • 12 hours need to be the 4-hour Annual Commission Update course, taken each year for 3 years