Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Real Estate Economics Self-Study Course (45-Credit Hours)

California Real Estate Economics Self-Study Course

Price: $93.00

Credit Hours: 45

Key Points:

Understand how economics shapes the real estate industry.

This home study course utilizes the textbook, California Real Estate Economics, to explore how current economic factors affect the real estate market. The course includes information about the recent economic downturn in the US and how it impacted and continues to impact real estate in California. You’ll understand the factors that cause real estate values to change and recognize trends that precipitate these changes.

This course helps to fulfill the educational requirements for brokers in California and is an elective for salespersons. Among other updates, it includes information about the recent economic downturn in the US and how it impacted and continues to impact real estate in California.

Topics Include:

  • Introduction to Economic Systems and Principles
  • Supply and Demand
  • Economic Change Analysis
  • Money and Monetary Policy
  • The Real Estate Market
  • The U.S. Housing Market
  • California’s Economic Profile
  • The California Real Estate Market
  • Land-Use Planning and Development
  • Fair Housing and Environmental Regulations
  • Financing and Taxation
  • The Economics of Real Estate Investment
  • The Economics of Appraisal
  • Analyzing Residential Income Property
  • Analyzing Commercial Investment Property
  • Real Estate Trends in California
  • Understanding and Using Economic Data