Real Estate Law

Course Number: CFT

Course Code: CFT

The Real Estate Law course is ACE recommended for college credit transfer!

This Real Estate Law course brings to life the color and law of real estate in day-to-day settings. In addition to the lively case selection, it also has a clear set of rules that will enable you to recognize, solve, and prevent legal issues. As a result of this course, students will be able to: understand partial ownership AND co-ownership of real property, and lending issues related to these topics; discuss real estate, residential and commercial leases; understand mechanic’s liens (strikethrough: methods of real property conveyance); discuss constitutional issues, specifically eminent domain powers; and understand environmental issues in real property, focusing on the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA).

Topics include:
– Introduction and Sources of Real Estate Law
– Land Interests: Present and Future
– Extent of Real Estate Interests
– Nonpossessory Interests in Real Estate
– Fixtures
– Liens
– Describing Land Interests
– Co-Ownership of Real Estate
– The Landlord-Tenant Relationship
– Commercial Leases
– Real Estate Communities: Multiunit Interests and Owners’ – Association
– The Broker’s Role in the Transfer of Real Estate
– Methods of Transfer and Conveyance in Real Estate
– The Purchase Contract
– Financing in the Transfer of Real Estate
– Closing the Deal
– Transferring Real Estate after Death: Wills, Estates, and Probate
– Zoning
– Constitutional Issues in Real Estate
– Environmental Law
– Legal Issus in Land and Economic Development
– Tax Aspects of Real Estate Ownership and Transfer

Audience: Designed for mortgage lenders, mortgage credit personnel, and bank and credit union employees who need to understand residential mortgage lending.

Prerequisites: Residential Mortgage Lending

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Member Price: $645.00
Non-Member Price: $745.00
Textbook Charge: $0.00

Credits: 3

Start Date: 06/17/2019
End Date: 09/02/2019
Length: 12 Weeks
Start Time: 12:00 am
End Time: 12:00 am
Location/Room: Online Instructor-Led

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