Credit Hours: 30
Satisfy all of your CE requirements in one convenient package
To keep your license active, the Ohio Department of Commerce Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing requires licensees to complete 30 hours of CE every three years prior to the expiration date on your license. This package consists of 9 hours of mandatory core courses and 21 hours of our best-selling elective CE courses. Complete all the requirements for your 3-year renewal period for one low price with this all-inclusive package.
(Required) Ohio Canons and Codes: Your Professional Guidelines —Learn the ethical guidelines you are expected to follow as part of Ohio’s Canons of Ethics for the Real Estate Industry. A violation of the Canons of Ethics is a violation of the law. Ethical behavior not only reflects on the licensee’s performance, but also the company with which the licensee is associated and the real estate industry as a whole.
(Reqired) Ohio Core Law: Disclosure, Inspection & Environmental Concerns in Real Estate —This course discusses Ohio real estate license law as it applies to disclosure and inspection requirements and environmental and other risks for practicing professionals.
(Required) Fair Housing in Ohio—This is your chance to get up to speed on fair housing requirements and ensure you are following the law. This 3-hour online course combines Ohio law and rules with the federal Fair Housing Act. No fair housing course would be complete without reviewing the act and its amendments. You will review actual fair housing cases and discover practical examples that give you the know-how and tools to stay in compliance.
Real Estate Finance Today—In a changing financial landscape with new real estate reporting requirements, the latest edition of Real Estate Finance Today is an invaluable resource for your real estate career. You will learn about new developments in collateralized mortgage obligations, new flood insurance requirements, and TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures. This edition takes the pulse of the current financial environment and explains it in clear language.
Understanding Credit and Improving Credit Scores: What You Need to Know—From auto and life insurance to mortgage and loan rates, credit scores are the defining element of a client’s overall financial life. Yet most consumers and real estate agents are unfamiliar with the credit scoring process. What passes as common sense—like paying off collection accounts and staying clear of credit cards—can actually lower a score. As more clients appear with damaged credit, agents need to understand how this process works. Here’s your opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at credit scoring. Learn how to identify good candidates for credit repair. The course examines all the things that are affected by credit score, including the 10 incorrect assumptions people make when trying to improve their standing. You’ll leave knowing how to help clients improve their scores. Hard-hitting and filled with examples, this is an eye-opening and powerful class.
Everyday Ethics in Real Estate—Not knowing your ethics can be harmful to your reputation…and it’s not all just common sense! In this course, you will examine equal housing opportunity under the law, including federal housing laws. Learn applications of, exemptions to, prohibitions in, and enforcement of fair housing laws. You will be presented with the facts in the study, and then asked to decide what the ethical outcome should be by law standards. It’s a great refresher course on ethics for every real estate professional.
Buyer Representation in Real Estate—As most professional buyer reps will tell you, gaining informed consent from a buyer can be the hardest skill of all to attain, and we teach how you do just that. With real-world examples and interactive exercises, you are certain to retain this information for implementation directly into your business. From purchase and sale agreement to closing the property, this course will expose you to some of the best practices employed in the industry of buyer representation.