Economic, legal and social aspects of real estate under private ownership in the U.S. Among the topics to be discussed will be the agreement of sale, mortgage financing, title and title insurance, settlement, leasing and landlord-tenant relations, planning, zoning, regulations governing land use, Fair Housing legislation and the various aspects of the real estate business. Along with RE 105: Real Estate Practice, this course prepares the student to be a candidate for the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission sales license.
Real Estate Courses
NOTE: All courses and instructors are approved by the Pennsylvania State Real Estate Commission.
RE 101 - Real Estate Fundamentals
RE 105 - Real Estate Practice
Introduction to all facets of the real estate business, including a survey of fields of specialization. Emphasis will be on the role of a real estate agent in the field of residential brokerage. This course will acquaint the student with the basic techniques, procedures, regulations and ethics involved in a real estate transaction along with a working knowledge of the forms and documents used, including the related mathematics. This course, together with RE 101: Real Estate Fundamentals, prepares the student to be a candidate for the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission sales license.
RE 101, which may be taken concurrently