Florida Real Estate Post-Licensing Course: Florida Post-Licensing: Finance and Economics

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Florida Post-Licensing:Florida Post-Licensing: Finance and Economics

Florida Post-Licensing: Finance and Economics

15 Total hours
0 Elective hours
15 Mandatory hours

Finance makes the real estate world go 'round! Florida Post-Licensing: Finance and Economics covers mortgages, home equity lines of credit, credit scoring, the closing process, fraud prevention best practices, taxation and more.

This course is broken down into separate modules:

  • Real Estate Finance examines the history and current state of the market, major sources of mortgage loan funding and various loan options.
  • Mortgages takes more focused look at the mortgage loan transaction process and the role of the real estate professional.
  • In Fraud and Real Estate reviews common types of fraud and how licensees can help safeguard clients.
  • In Taxes and Real Estate we look at taxes associated with real estate ownership and sales, and deductibility as your clients buy and sell residential property, engage in like-kind exchanges.

This course covers:

  • The current state of the real estate finance market and its impact on the real estate industry as a whole
  • Benefits and risks associated with common loan options
  • The mortgage process and a licensee's role within it
  • The 1003 Uniform Residential Loan Application
  • Predatory lending practices and how to protect your clients from becoming victims
  • The credit approval process
  • The underwriting process
  • Calculations for capital gains and losses