Managing Risks in Real Estate Practice

Managing Risks in Real Estate Practice


Course Credit Hrs.
Managing Risks in Real Estate Practice 3.00
Prevent and manage your exposure to legal actions.

This course includes 1 hour of Agency.
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  • You face risks with every real estate activity, but there are ways to minimize your exposure to civil and governmental legal action, and to lessen your clients’ exposure from failing to comply with their obligations under real estate law. This course will help you manage your business exposure to avoid sanctions and penalties from governmental agencies, and legal actions from consumers who claim to have been damaged.
    This course includes 1 hour of Agency.

  • This course will increase real estate agents’ awareness of risks inherent in real estate transactions, and ways to prevent and manage difficult transactions. Agents will be better able to serve their clients with a greater understanding of their role in ensuring that all aspects of a transaction conform to legal and ethical standards.

    Section 1: Compensation
    Chapter 1: Service Contracts
    Chapter 2: License Law and Compensation
    Chapter 3: Realtor® Arbitration
    Section 2: Disclosure
    Chapter 1: Material Fact Disclosure
    Chapter 2: Sellers Disclosure Alternatives
    Section 3: Agency
    Chapter 1: Fiduciary Duties
    Chapter 2: Agency Relationships
    Chapter 3: Agency Disclosures
    Section 4: RESPA
    Chapter 1: What is RESPA
    Chapter 2: The New TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID)
  • Instructor: Jim Tice

    Jim Tice has been a real estate instructor for over 20 years, and has taught thousands of real estate agents and brokers in classrooms and online. He is a member of the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA), and is certified as an online instructor by the International Distance Education Certification Center (IDECC).

    Jim entered the real estate business in 1977, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has been inducted into a national real estate Hall of Fame, an honor granted to less than 1% of agents nationwide. Jim has served as regional trainer for a national real estate franchise, and as a real estate manager he continues to train and coach new and experienced real estate agents.

    Jim has served for many years on the Minnesota Association of REALTORS® Professional Standards Committee, both as a panel member and as a hearing chairperson, and he has served on the Minneapolis Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors.

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According to MN Statute 45.30 (c), “A Licensee must not receive credit for more than eight hours of continuing education in one day.” The date you receive credit for our courses is the date you complete the final exam, according to Central Standard Time. It is your responsibility to keep track of how many credits you have earned each day.

Continuing Ed Express will submit your MN real estate continuing education course completions to the Minnesota Dept. of Commerce through Pulse Portal. Please enter your correct MN real estate license number at the end of each course in order to avoid delays in reporting. Visit to review your CE course completion history. 

Visit the Minnesota Department of Commerce website for information about continuing education requirements.

Need to get your real estate license? See our Minnesota Pre-License information.

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