What’s on your holiday wish list this year? Maybe you’re looking to splurge on the latest, greatest technology for your home. Or perhaps you’re ready to book that long-awaited getaway vacation with your family. It’s possible that you’re in need of a new car and not sure which to pick.
While the ABoR Academy probably won’t fly you off to a beautiful island, buy you the latest smart-home device, you can be assured that the ABoR Academy will gift you award-winning education this month, as always of course! Our instructors are some of the best in the business and will have you “sleighing” your way to the North Pole!
The best part is, these courses won’t break the bank like that beach getaway. All ABoR members receive discounted pricing on Academy courses. Give yourself the gift of education this season, for it’s never too late to get back into the classroom!
December 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | ABoR HQ
December 13 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. |ABoR South
TREC# 31450 | Provider #0127, ABoR
6 CE hours
Brokers, who knew you had so much responsibility? Check this course off your list and learn how to renew a license in addition to the combined six-hour course in Ethics and Legal Updates. You’ll learn all you need to know in a short and quick manner!
1031 Tax Deferred Exchange – Beyond Basics
December 6 | 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. | ABoR HQ
TREC# 30518 | 2 CE Hours, Provider #0603
2 CE hours
This Santa-approved course is short and simple! You’ll learn the basics of a 1031 tax-deferred exchange.
RENE: The Power Negotiator’s Playbook (2-day course)
December 13, 14| 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | ABoR HQ
TREC #31624 | Provider #0001, TAR
16 CE hours
Knock out a stocking full of CE credits with this course! The Real Estate Negotiation Expert (RENE) is a two-day certification course that’s specifically designed for real estate professionals looking to sharpen their negotiation skills. You’ll walk away from this course knowing when and how to negotiate and how to craft a plan for any situation. In other words, you’ll be the absolute negotiator and will impress clients with your skills! Who doesn’t want that for Christmas?
Texas Vet: Housing and Land Loan Program
December 7 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. | ABoR South
December 18 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. | ABoR HQ
TREC# 32182 | Provider #0001, TAR
1 CE hour credit
Want to know a fun fact about this course? It’s completely free to ABoR members! The purpose of this course is to educate you on the benefits for Texas Veterans offered by the Texas Veterans LandBoard. Your instructor will emphasize the Veterans Assistance Program and Land Loan Program, since those are the benefits that REALTORS® will be working with most of the time.
Mortgage Loans 101
December 18 | 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. | ABoR North in Cedar Park
TREC #30915 | Provider #0127, ABoR
3 CE hours
Mortgage Loans 101 is designed to teach you the fundamentals of the various types of loan products currently offered by lenders in our market and eliminate the confusion often associated with pursuing home financing. Loan types are compared for easy reference and the loan process is discussed from origination to funding to help understand the basic timeline associated with a mortgage.
Sleigh on over to the ABoR Calendar to register for these courses!