Wednesday, July 21, 2021
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Gainesville-Alachua County Association of REALTORS®
1750 NW 80th Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32606
Instructor: Gonzalo Mejia
In Person at the GACAR Conference Center
3 CE LAW
Members with "RE CLASS PASS" - $0
Members at regular price - $30
This course will be held at the GACAR conference center.
Understanding real estate law is part of every real estate licensee’s business. The more a licensee knows, the better he or she can work with customers and safeguard them from legal complications. Buying and selling property requires a lot of legal paperwork. Today, more than ever, it’s important to know the laws governing the practice of real estate. This material will provide a "red flag notice" of when participants are potentially going into a danger zone—the unlicensed practice of law.
Objectives: After taking this class students will be able to:
- Identify and avoid the unlicensed practice of law.
- Describe the two Supreme Court Approved lease forms for use by licensees in Florida.
- Describe the seller’s duty to disclose material facts under the Johnson v. Davis ruling and the licensee’s duty under Rayner v. Wise Realty Co.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the Florida Landlord and Tenant Act.
- Describe the disclosures required in the sale of Condominiums or properties covered by a Homeowner’s/Community Associations.
- Identify Florida Environmental and Growth Management Laws.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the requirements in the Florida Brokerage Relationship Disclosure Act.
- List the duties included in the Single Agent, Transaction Broker and No Brokerage Relationship.
- Identify the requirements for transitioning a brokerage relationship from one to another.
- Describe the disclosure requirements in the Designated Sales Associate Relationship
- Explain the FREC rules regarding a Broker’s Escrow Account.
- List and describe some of the common environmental hazards associated with real property.
- Identify the rules regarding Mutual Recognition Agreements Florida has with other states regarding licensing education.