Core Law - Avoiding the Danger Zone - At the Association

When:  Aug 29, 2024 from 09:00 to 12:00 (ET)

Core Law - Avoiding the Danger Zone 

Thursday, August 29th

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

3CE, $15.00 or $5.00 with Education Passport

Instructor:  Patricia Sherman

Class location:  2950 Pineda Plaza Way, Melbourne  FL  32940

Registration Link:

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.