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12.04.17: Oregon Real Estate Agency Board Meeting (Gresham)+

12.04.17
9:00am - 12:00pm

CE hrs: 3.0
Location: Holiday Inn Troutdale
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: OREA Board

Do you know what the Oregon Real Estate Agency is or why it's important to you? The Oregon Real Estate Agency is administered by the Real Estate Commissioner, who is appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. The Agency oversees the education, examination, licensure and regulation of Oregon’s real estate professionals. 

And now you can see how they run! Join the Agency for their bi-monthly Board Meeting. Gain an indepth look at how the Oregon Real Estate Agency works and earn 3 hours of CE in the process. Plus... it includes lunch!

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12.04.17: Tips for Staying Out of Trouble with the Agency (Gresham)+

12.04.17
12:30pm - 3:30pm

CE hrs: 3
Location: Holiday Inn Troutdale
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Selina Barnes

Selina Barnes, OREA Regulations Division Manager, has refreshed her widely-popular Dos & Don'ts course to bring you this; Tips for Staying Out of Trouble with the Agency. This course will help keep you in compliance with the Oregon Real Estate Agency. Topics will include:

  • Agency process related to complaints, investigations, settlement conferences and hearings
  • Advertising
  • Record Keeping
  • License Maintenance Requirements
  • Principal Broker Supervision

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12.06.17: Energy Trust of Oregon - Real Estate Ally Orientation+

12.06.17
9:00am - 10:00am

CE hrs: 1.00
Member Cost: $0.00
Non-member Cost: $0.00
Location: Webinar

Instructor: John Spillman

Help your clients save on energy costs and set yourself apart from the competition!

Collaborate with Energy Trust of Oregon to provide energy-efficient solutions to homebuyers and sellers that reside in Energy Trust service territory. 

The Real Estate Ally Network is open to all professionals in the real estate industry, including real estate agents and brokers, mortgage brokers, appraisers and home inspectors. Visit the Real Estate Ally Network page on the Energy Trust website to learn more about the benefits and requirements of becoming a REA.  

This webinar will cover: 

  • Energy Trust's history and the benefits of being a Real Estate Ally
  • Energy Trust resources for you and your customers
  • Tips on marketing energy efficiency to your customers
  • Ways to recognize and promote EPS in the marketplace

Benefits of participation:

  • Stand out as a designated energy efficiency champion
  • Access materials to market energy-efficient products and upgrades to your customers
  • Receive REA-specific newsletter with consumer-facing messaging
  • Gain customer leads through Energy Trust's real estate ally directory

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12.06.17: Conversion of Vacation, Second and Personal Use Property+

12.06.17
9:30am - 10:30am

CE hrs: 1
Location: Webinar
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Online

Instructor: Doug Blackwell

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12.07.17: Risk Management (Gresham)+

12.07.17
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EMAR Classroom
Hosting Association: EAST METRO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Rodney Barker

Taking and managing risk is the very essence of business survival and growth. The focus of this class is to help you develop, implement, recognize, and monitor plans to address issues long before problems arise that may adversely affect you, your clients, and your real estate career.

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12.07.17: Pricing Strategy Advisor - Salem+

12.07.17
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: OAR Training Room
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Holly Mabery

START PRICING HOMES WITH CONFIDENCE

The key to competitive home pricing is becoming proficient at comparative market analyses (CMAs).

The Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) certification is specifically designed to enhance your skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the anxieties and misperceptions they often have about home values. Want to take the guess work out of valuing a property and creating CMA’s. Then the PSA Certification is for you. Being able to accurately and efficiently value a property is crucial towards ensuring that you help make your clients happy. In this course you will learn:

  • The purpose and benefits of CMAs, and how to guide clients through them
  • Terminology of pricing and valuation
  • The Code of Ethics as it relates to pricing
  • How to identify appropriate comparables, and where to find information about them
  • The role of supply and demand in pricing
  • How to adjust comparables
  • Specific challenges and special situations in making adjustments
  • How to work with appraisers
  • How to hone your pricing skills and practices
6 Hours of CE Available 

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12.08.17: Pricing Strategy Advisor - Portland+

12.08.17
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: RMLS Training Room
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Holly Mabery

START PRICING HOMES WITH CONFIDENCE

The key to competitive home pricing is becoming proficient at comparative market analyses (CMAs).

The Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) certification is specifically designed to enhance your skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the anxieties and misperceptions they often have about home values. Want to take the guess work out of valuing a property and creating CMA’s. Then the PSA Certification is for you. Being able to accurately and efficiently value a property is crucial towards ensuring that you help make your clients happy. In this course you will learn:

The purpose and benefits of CMAs, and how to guide clients through them
Terminology of pricing and valuation
The Code of Ethics as it relates to pricing
How to identify appropriate comparables, and where to find information about them
The role of supply and demand in pricing
How to adjust comparables
Specific challenges and special situations in making adjustments
How to work with appraisers
How to hone your pricing skills and practices

6 Hours of CE Available

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12.14.17: Computer Security – Phishing & Malware+

12.14.17
9:00am - 10:30am

CE hrs: 1.5
Location: Webinar
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Online

Instructor: Brett Hatch

How can you keep you and your client’s information safe in a world where cyber-attacks are constant?  It’s not easy, it’s work.  But it can be done.  Learn about phishing and malware.  Why they are so harmful.  How you can prevent them.  Manage passwords that are complex and long.  How do hackers get your password?  Learn about links, and how you can tell where they are taking you.  How can you tell if an email is legitimate?

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12.30.17: 2017 GRI Graduation+

12.30.17 - 12.31.17
12:00am - 12:00am

CE hrs:
Location:
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Online

Instructor:

Are you ready to become a GRI Graduate? This online registration is step 3, part 1 of the GRI Graduation Process. Once you have registered online for graduation, nothing will is completed or will be processed until you submit the completed GRI Graduation Application. On the application, you only need to note date and location for GRI Core Courses. However, you must submit copies of competition forms for any equivalency credit designations or certificates. 

Email the OAR Education Department if you have any questions. 


  1. Complete 30 hours of GRI Core Courses (http://oregonrealtors.org/education/courses). 
  2. Complete 30 additional hours of GRI content - more GRI Core Course or Equivalency Credit (http://oregonrealtors.org/education/gri_equivalency). 
  3. Register for GRI Graduation online ($20) & submit your completed GRI Graduation Application with all required documentation to the OAR Education Department.
  4. OAR will verify your application and notify you of your GRI status within 2 weeks. 
    1. OAR will email you GRI graduation confirmation and a social media GRI graduation "frame". You can begin using the GRI designation immediately after. 
    2. OAR will mail you an offical certificate and GRI pin to the address you list on your GRI Graduation Application.

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01.12.18: Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) - Global Programs for Associations+

01.12.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 4
Location: Portland Metro Association of REALTORS
Hosting Association: PORTLAND METROPOLITAN ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category:

Instructor:

Open to all members, this class is designed to help start a Global Business Council at your local association.
Attendees will gain in-depth education about developing and growing a Global Business Council and related programs to help REALTORS® succeed in the international marketplace, a $153 billion opportunity.
Association executives, association staff, volunteer leadership and individuals interested in understanding the value of global programs at their association are welcome to register and attend.

COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
• Developing a business and governance model that fits your association's current structure.
• Preparation to sell the concept to a board of directors and/or a finance committee.
• Identifying creative sources for funding and program support from your community.
• Accessing resources and program opportunities from the National Association of REALTORS®

EARN DESIGNATION CREDITS
• Required for CIPS Association Executive Designation
• Association staff receive points towards the RCE designation and Core Standards
• Members receive points towards the CIPS Designation

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01.17.18: 2018 OREF Changes Webinar+

01.17.18
9:30am - 11:00am

CE hrs: 1.5
Location: Webinar
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Online

Instructor:

Join attorney Phil Querin as he walks you through the legal intricacies of today’s real estate forms to brush up on your skills, learn what's new for 2018, and discover ways to avoid common pitfalls.

1.5 CE hr in Real Estate Contracts


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01.18.18: Transactions (Klamath Falls)+

01.18.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Coldwell Bankers Conference Room
Hosting Association: OREGON ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Adam Bogle

This course will cover various aspects of “The Transaction” including risk management, records retention, contracts, timelines and more. You will learn ways to use popular transaction management systems and platforms to reduce risk and create strategies to manage your business, contracts and contacts by using the tools that are discussed.

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01.18.18: Finance (EMAR)+

01.18.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EMAR Classroom
Hosting Association: EAST METRO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category:

Instructor: Bruce Kracke, Jr., Chris Bettis

A solid understanding of all aspects of real estate finance is essential for guiding your clients through one of the most important purchases in their lives. This course will cover the mortgage process, escrow & title, loan programs, details in lending, rules (Dodd-Frank, HOPEA & Section 32, triggering loan estimates, TRID/Know Before You Owe), seller financing, short sales & foreclosures, 1031 exchanges, and investment properties.

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01.19.18: Business Communication (Coos Bay)+

01.19.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Umpqua Bank Meeting Room
Hosting Association: COOS COUNTY BOARD OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Barbara Canaday

In this course you will exercise your writing, speaking, and overall delivery skills as well as study assertiveness and the art of persuasion. This course will enhance your abilities as a communicator and sharpen your skills. After learning communication skills and tools, you will learn how to practically apply them to your business communication.

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01.26.18: Negotiation (RVAR)+

01.26.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Rogue Regency Inn
Hosting Association: ROGUE VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Barbara Canaday

This course will teach you the basic concepts of negotiation and how to identify different approaches. You will also have the opportunity to try your hand at utilizing these negotiating techniques on actual real estate scenarios occurring in the market right now.

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02.01.18: Negotiation (SAR)+

02.01.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: OAR Training Room
Hosting Association: SALEM ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Jimi Couture

This course will teach you the basic concepts of negotiation and how to identify different approaches. You will also have the opportunity to try your hand at utilizing these negotiating techniques on actual real estate scenarios occurring in the market right now.

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02.02.18: Pricing Strategy Advisor - Medford+

02.02.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Rogue Regency Inn
Hosting Association: ROGUE VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Holly Mabery

START PRICING HOMES WITH CONFIDENCE
The key to competitive home pricing is becoming proficient at comparative market analyses (CMAs).

The Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) certification is specifically designed to enhance your skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the anxieties and misperceptions they often have about home values. Want to take the guess work out of valuing a property and creating CMA’s. Then the PSA Certification is for you. Being able to accurately and efficiently value a property is crucial towards ensuring that you help make your clients happy. In this course you will learn:

The purpose and benefits of CMAs, and how to guide clients through them
Terminology of pricing and valuation
The Code of Ethics as it relates to pricing
How to identify appropriate comparables, and where to find information about them
The role of supply and demand in pricing
How to adjust comparables
Specific challenges and special situations in making adjustments
How to work with appraisers
How to hone your pricing skills and practices
6 Hours of CE Available 

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02.15.18: Contracts (Eugene)+

02.15.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EAR Training Room
Hosting Association: EUGENE ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Rodney Barker

In this course you will learn about the promises between parties conditioned on certain events and enforceable by law, all the necessary elements of a contract, offer and acceptance, consideration, capacity of parties, and lawful purpose.

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02.15.18: Agency Professionalism (Klamath)+

02.15.18
9:00am - 12:00pm

CE hrs: 3.0
Location: Coldwell Bankers Conference Room
Hosting Association: KLAMATH COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Caralee Angell

This course covers the basic rules of statutory interpretation, real estate license, property management license, disclosures, and much more. Participants can expect an interactive learning experience with a practical case study at the end to help solidify some of the concepts.

This course counts for 3 hours of Oregon CE credit, 3 hours of GRI credit, and qualifies for the Oregon Real Estate Agency's Law and Rule Required Course (LARRC) credit needed to renew your real estate license. 

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02.16.18: Finance (Coos Bay)+

02.16.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Umpqua Bank Meeting Room
Hosting Association: COOS COUNTY BOARD OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Bruce Kracke, Jr.

A solid understanding of all aspects of real estate finance is essential for guiding your clients through one of the most important purchases in their lives. This course will cover the mortgage process, escrow & title, loan programs, details in lending, rules (Dodd-Frank, HOPEA & Section 32, triggering loan estimates, TRID/Know Before You Owe), seller financing, short sales & foreclosures, 1031 exchanges, and investment properties.

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02.26.18: Buyers (RVAR)+

02.26.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Rogue Regency Inn
Hosting Association: ROGUE VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Cheryle Clunes

“Working with Buyers” is designed to provide a solid foundation upon which to build an outstanding relationship of service to your buyer clients.

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03.15.18: ABR Designation - Eugene+

03.15.18 - 03.16.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 12.00
Location: EAR Training Room
Hosting Association: EUGENE ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Pili Meyer

The ABR® Designation: For Real Estate Buyer Agents
The Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) stands for the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. It is designed for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients. What’s their key to success? They know that you can't count on the market—you have to count on your skills. ABR® education provides the expertise you need for an edge in serving today’s home buyers. Agents who earn the ABR® designation benefit from improved buyer loyalty, extensive resources, tools and education unmatched in the industry. When you decide to earn your ABR®, you gain:
Valuable real estate education that elevates your skills and knowledge in the eyes of home buyers.
Ongoing specialized information, programs and updates that help you stay on top of the issues and trends in successfully representing home buyers.
Access to REBAC members-only marketing tools and resources, publications, a referral network and more, which provide an additional competitive edge.
Read more about the ABR® designation, benefits of the designation, and steps to complete the designation on the OAR website. Upon successful passing of this two-day course, you will have completed your first step in earning your ABR® designation.
To obtain and use the ABR® designation, you must complete all four (4) requirements.

12 CE hrs: Consumer Protection

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03.15.18: Contracts (EMAR)+

03.15.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EMAR Classroom
Hosting Association: EAST METRO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Caralee Angell

In this course you will learn about the promises between parties conditioned on certain events and enforceable by law, all the necessary elements of a contract, offer and acceptance, consideration, capacity of parties, and lawful purpose.

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03.22.18: Business Communication (Klamath)+

03.22.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Coldwell Bankers Conference Room
Hosting Association: KLAMATH COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Bruce Kracke, Jr.

In this course you will exercise your writing, speaking, and overall delivery skills as well as study assertiveness and the art of persuasion. This course will enhance your abilities as a communicator and sharpen your skills. After learning communication skills and tools, you will learn how to practically apply them to your business communication.

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03.23.18: Sellers (RVAR)+

03.23.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Rogue Regency Inn
Hosting Association: ROGUE VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Brooke Yussim

”Working with Sellers” is a comprehensive look at acquiring and maintaining positive seller relationships. This course will give you the tools needed to uncover sellers, market your strengths, price the property, win the listing, and be competent in your abilities to maintain a working rapport with your sellers during and after the transaction. The goal is to have clients for life who will refer your services.

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04.20.18: Agency Professionalism (CCBOR)+

04.20.18
9:00am - 12:00pm

CE hrs: 3.0
Location: Umpqua Bank Meeting Room
Hosting Association: COOS COUNTY BOARD OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Donna Jo Merrifield

This course covers the basic rules of statutory interpretation, real estate license, property management license, disclosures, and much more. Participants can expect an interactive learning experience with a practical case study at the end to help solidify some of the concepts.

This course counts for 3 hours of Oregon CE credit, 3 hours of GRI credit, and qualifies for the Oregon Real Estate Agency's Law and Rule Required Course (LARRC) credit needed to renew your real estate license. 

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04.26.18: REALTOR Professionalism (Klamath)+

04.26.18
9:00am - 12:00pm

CE hrs: 3.0
Location: Coldwell Bankers Conference Room
Hosting Association: KLAMATH COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Sheryl Fong

A solid ethical foundation is an essential part of any good business practice. That’s why the National Association of REALTORS® asks its members to follow its Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. This class reviews key articles, highlights pertinent changes, and offers important takeaway points you can apply to your day-to-day business dealings to ensure you’re always ethical in your business practices.


This course counts for 3 hours of Oregon CE credit, 3 hours of GRI credit, and meets NAR's quadrennial (2012-2016) Code of Ethics requirement mandatory to maintain REALTOR® status.

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04.27.18: Transactions (RVAR)+

04.27.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Hampton Inn
Hosting Association: ROGUE VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Carolyn Bostwick

This course will cover various aspects of “The Transaction” including risk management, records retention, contracts, timelines and more. You will learn ways to use popular transaction management systems and platforms to reduce risk and create strategies to manage your business, contracts and contacts by using the tools that are discussed.

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05.03.18: Buyers (SAR)+

05.03.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: OAR Training Room
Hosting Association: SALEM ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Caralee Angell

“Working with Buyers” is designed to provide a solid foundation upon which to build an outstanding relationship of service to your buyer clients.

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05.17.18: Sellers (EMAR)+

05.17.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EMAR Classroom
Hosting Association: EAST METRO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Jason Deming

”Working with Sellers” is a comprehensive look at acquiring and maintaining positive seller relationships. This course will give you the tools needed to uncover sellers, market your strengths, price the property, win the listing, and be competent in your abilities to maintain a working rapport with your sellers during and after the transaction. The goal is to have clients for life who will refer your services.

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05.17.18: Finance (Eugene)+

05.17.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: EAR Training Room
Hosting Association: EUGENE ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Bruce Kracke, Jr., Chris Bettis

A solid understanding of all aspects of real estate finance is essential for guiding your clients through one of the most important purchases in their lives. This course will cover the mortgage process, escrow & title, loan programs, details in lending, rules (Dodd-Frank, HOPEA & Section 32, triggering loan estimates, TRID/Know Before You Owe), seller financing, short sales & foreclosures, 1031 exchanges, and investment properties.

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05.18.18: Negotiations (CCBOR)+

05.18.18
9:00am - 4:00pm

CE hrs: 6.0
Location: Umpqua Bank Meeting Room
Hosting Association: COOS COUNTY BOARD OF REALTORS®
Category: Classroom

Instructor: Barbara Canaday

This course will teach you the basic concepts of negotiation and how to identify different approaches. You will also have the opportunity to try your hand at utilizing these negotiating techniques on actual real estate scenarios occurring in the market right now.

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