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This 3-hour Washington real estate course is required for all real estate license renewals by the Washington Department of Licensing. Enroll today!


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Purpose: Required continuing education course for real estate license renewal in Washington
Features: online text, printable certificate, PDF eBook
Hours: 3 Hours
Category: Real Estate > Continuing Education > Washington > Core
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Required continuing education course for real estate license renewal in Washington

Course ID: C0016CORE1617

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The Washington Department of Licensing (DOL) mandates that real estate brokers in Washington are required to take a law update course at license renewal to ensure they are current on the issues facing licensees practicing real estate within the state. This course covers many important topics that a real estate broker should be aware of such as the latest Washington RCW changes, a reminder of agency duties, the DOL's advertising guidelines, and additional topics.

This Washington real estate course will cover the following nine topics:

  1. Legislative and Legal Update

  2. Agency Duties

  3. REO Sales

  4. Advertising and Social Media Guidelines

  5. Fair Housing Issues

  6. Multiple Offers Best Practices

  7. Property Management

  8. Licensed and Unlicensed Assistants

  9. Professional Conduct, Pocket Listings, and Personal Safety

Students will be required to complete the nine topics of study before being presented with a 10-question final exam. A course completion certificate for real estate continuing education credit will be issued after the student successfully passes the final exam with a minimum passing score of 70%.

This school is approved under chapter 18.85 RCW; inquiries regarding this or any other real estate school may be made to the: Washington State Department of Licensing, Real Estate Program, P.O. Box 9015, Olympia, Washington 98507-9015

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