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Taxes and Real Estate: What You Need to Know

It is not a real estate agent’s job to advise their clients on tax issues; however, having a solid understanding of property tax-related topics will help you stand out as a professional and offer better overall service. This 3-hour course will help you stay on top of the ever-changing tax laws. You’ll have the latest information on all property tax related issues including: mortgage interest deductions, SALT caps, tax brackets, capital gains & losses and the impact they’ll have on buying, owning and selling property.

Course Facts

Certificate of Completion

3 Mandatory Hours

Course Type
100% Online

Course Schedule
Self Paced & Available 24/7

Course Outline

Topic Duration
Unit 1: Course Introduction: Taxes and Real Estate: What You Need to Know 0 minutes
Unit 2: Real Estate and Taxes: An Overview 40 minutes
Unit 3: Taxes Associated with Buying a Property 20 minutes
Unit 4: Taxes Associated with Owning a Property 25 minutes
Unit 5: Taxes Associated with Selling a Property 55 minutes
FINAL EXAM 10 minutes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

All of our courses are completely online and self-paced.  Our online course delivery system is interactive and easy-to-navigate, so you stay engaged throughout the course.

Absolutely! We offer exclusive discounts for our broker partners and their agents. Email or call (800) 898-1892 for more information.

By keeping our operating costs low and only offering online courses, we’re able to save on overhead costs that other brands can’t and pass the savings along to you!

Yes, we are a TREC approved course provider!

License Classroom is committed to student satisfaction. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, License Classroom will refund the purchase price of any course if the refund request is submitted within 30 days of purchase, prior to course expiration, and the course is not more than 50% completed.

Regarding Exam Prep Edge, License Classroom will refund the purchase price of any Exam Prep Edge product if the refund request is submitted within 30 days of purchase and if the initial assessment has not been completed.

License Classroom does not offer price adjustments on previously purchased items.

Our courses are designed to be easy to use and quick to complete. Having your real estate education online and at your own pace will make completing your renewal effortless and simple.

TREC requires you to spend at least as much time in each course as the approved credit hours.

You are able to start your courses anytime, however you may only submit certificates within 90 days of expiration. A renewal notice is sent 90 days before your expiration date.

Submitting your continuing education documents at least 10 days before your renewal application ensures a smooth renewal process and avoids the $200 Deferral Fee.

If you are late to renew your license, TREC provides a six month grace period along with a late renewal fee. Renewing after the six month grace period will require reinstatement proceedings. Waiting more than two years after your license expiration will require you to reapply for a new license.

Yes. Both of our Texas CE packages contain all of the required coursework for your license renewal.

After completing each course, you will receive a certificate of completion. All Continuing Education course completions will be reported to TREC by us within 24-48 business hours.

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