Your local association strives to bring you education and professional development that's far beyond the basic requirements established by state regulators. To accommodate your schedule, each month, the ABoR Academy offers courses at all three of our locations and over 1,500 hours of courses each year.
Whether you're new to real estate or consider yourself a veteran of the industry, we've got a class for you. It's never too early or too late to get back into the classroom! If you're ready to refresh you mind, see our highlighted courses for the month below:
What is ANSI? Understanding Measuring & Square Footage
Taught by Candy Cooke
August 11 | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
What is ANSI? The standard, which is used by many professions, including appraisers, describes the procedures to be followed when measuring and calculating the square footage of detached and attached single-family homes. This course will allow real estate license holders to share and explain to their clients how the size of their property is determined. Examples of different scenarios will be provided.
TREC# 30741 | Provider #0001, 2 CE hours, TAR
Risky Business: Strategies to Avoid and Minimize Risk
Taught by Gordon Gorychka
August 15 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Don't be a TREC Wreck! The purpose of this course is to introduce students to pertinent sections of the Texas Real Estate License Act and the Real Estate Rules as they pertain to a licensee's responsibilities. You'll have the chance to participate in an in-depth discussion of the typical risks you may encounter as a REALTOR® and learn the applicable actions to take if you find yourself in a sticky situation. You'll walk away from this course with a risk reduction plan in place!
TREC #30896 | Provider #0127, 4 CE hours, ABoR
Know Your Real Estate Contracts
Taught by Gordon Gorychka
August 22 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
We know contracts can be hard to grasp. That's why instructor Gordon Gorychka will spend a significant time showing you how to complete TREC's contracts and selected addenda. You'll be walked through the fundamentals of contracts and have the chance to ask any specific questions you may have. By the time class is over, you'll have the ability to better serve your clients and know TREC's promulgated contracts like the back of your hand.
TREC# 31122 | Provider #0127, 4 CE hours, ABoR
Introduction to Commercial Real Estate
Taught by Hong Lee, CCIM, Broker
August 30 | 9:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
Are you curious as to what commercial real estate is all about? This course is a great introduction to those have an interest in commercial real estate as the course highlights major commercial property types and lingo, special purpose properties, the three main commercial lease types, and much more. Familiarize yourself with what the commercial real estate has to offer by registering this course.
TREC# 32693 | Provider #0127, 3 CE hours, ABoR
Understand the needs and services that landlords and tenants are looking for by attaining the Texas Residential Leasing Specialist Certification (TRLS). Be in the know with how to provide real estate services that meet the needs of this market! Earn your designation with us this month and win future referrals! Register now!
Earning a REALTOR® designation or certification is a great way to increase your skills, proficiency, and knowledge. Plus, those with a designation or certification usually earn more money compared to those who don't have one! Check out all of your designations/certifications the ABoR Academy has to offer.