Real Estate Principles
This course covers the basic principles, economic aspects, and laws of real estate needed to obtain a real estate license and/or for better management of personal investments.
What you can learn.
- Gain knowledge of legal descriptions and estates, encumbrances, liens, and homesteads, agencies, and contracts
- Understand financing, role of lenders, appraisals, escrows, and title insurance
- Gain knowledge of leases, landlord and tenants relations, urban economics, planning, and taxation
About this course:This practical study of the basic principles, economic aspects, and laws of real estate covers the information needed to obtain a real estate license and/or for better management of personal investments. Topics include legal descriptions and estates; encumbrances, liens, and homesteads; agencies; contracts; mathematics; financing and lenders; appraisals; escrows; title insurance; leases, landlords, and tenants; urban economics and planning; taxation; and careers in real estate.
Summer 2021 Schedule
Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.
Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.