Course Detail

Practical Legal Knowledge for the Real Estate Professional RE125

Tuition: $725
Dates: 4/3/18 - 5/22/18
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 525
Instructor: Vasil
Meeting Times:
  • Tues. Apr 03, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 10, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 17, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 24, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 01, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 08, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 15, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 22, 2018  6-8:30 PM

Course Description

This course provides a practical, in-depth examination of many legal issues essential for the understanding of real estate investment, development, and operations, as well as how the rules and regulations made by local, state, and the federal government affect real estate in general. Participants develop a working knowledge of laws affecting financing, acquisition, leasing, sale, and the documents associated with those events.

Topics: Basic legal theory of real estate; forms of ownership and choice of entity; purchase and sale agreements; deeds; closings; mortgage, promissory notes, and other collateral loan documents; lender remedies (including foreclosure); title and title insurance; and leases.

Licensed attorneys can waive this course if getting the REFA certificate. An extra elective will be required as a subsitution.

Scheduling Details

  • Offered in September, April

Textbooks and Class Materials

  • Modern Real Estate Practice, 19th 14 (Dearborn F), ISBN 9781427746122 OPTIONAL

Please note that prices are subject to change.