Real Estate



Real Estate

Mitchell Community College is approved by the NC Real Estate Commission and the NC Appraisal Board to offer real estate and appraisal courses. 

  Real Estate Classes are available  online.

Please see the schedule below
 

  Course  descriptions are listed  below the schedule.

Online Courses
A variety of  elective courses are available online.  Click here for online Real Estate elective courses.

For the Good of All
This course focuses  on the "conduct" of REALTORS®, that is, the Articles and Standards of Practices as found in the REALTOR® Code of Ethics.

Contract Maze
This 4-hour CE elective course is designed to navigate the intricate details and elusive question of "When does an offer become a contract?"  Many lawsuits have arisen from sellers and buyers not agreeing on this point.  ​This course addresses electronic signature legislation, fax and email communications, multiple, back-up and contingent offers, and much, much more.  Must register 10 days prior.

Liability Reduction
This course will go over areas and situations that have created liability concerns for firms and licensees, along with the steps that can be taken to reduce or eliminate liability.  Must register 10 days prior.

Broker Postlicensing 301 - Broker Relationships and Responsibilities
The Post 301 - Broker Relationships and Responsibilities course is one of the three 30-classroom hour courses in the North Carolina mandatory Post-licensing education program.   Topics addressed in this course include: a review of agency relationships in real estate residential and commercial sales and commercial property management transactions, a real estate broker’s legal duties to clients and customers, a step-by-step review and discussion of the functions and responsibilities of a real estate broker when working with sellers and buyers, a review of issues associated with transactions in progress when a broker leaves a firm, and a review of license status and education issues.

Broker Postlicensing 302 - Contracts & Closings
The Post 302 - Contracts and Closing course is one of the three 30-instructional hour courses in the North Carolina mandatory Post-licensing education program.  The primary objective of the course is to provide instruction at a level beyond that provided in Pre-licensing courses on topics deemed to be of special importance. Topics addressed in this course include: selected basic contract law concepts, real estate sales contract preparation, sales contract procedures, buyer’s due diligence, closing procedures, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, closing disclosure preparation, contracts for deed, options, and selected real estate license status and education issues. 

Broker Postlicensing 303 - NC Law, Rules and Legal Concepts
The Post 303 - Special Topics course is one of the three 30-instructional hour courses in the North Carolina mandatory Post-licensing education program. The primary objective of the course is to provide instruction at a level beyond that provided in Pre-licensing courses on topics deemed to be of special importance. Topics addressed in this course include: selected basic contract law concepts, real estate sales contract preparation, sales contract procedures, buyer’s due diligence, closing procedures, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, closing disclosure preparation, contracts for deed, options, and selected real estate license status and education issues.

To qualify for a real estate broker license in NC, you must:

  •  Be at least 18 years of age.

  • Be a United States citizen, a non-citizen national or a qualified alien under federal law.

  • Have a social security number.

  • Satisfactorily complete a broker pre-licensing course with a minimum of 75 classroom hours at a North Carolina school approved by the NC Real Estate Commission. Mitchell Community College is an approved school, and courses are offered each semester.

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Real Estate Postlicensing Course
All new provisional brokers must satisfy the post-licensing education requirement.  Until June 30, 2020, Provisional Brokers (PBs) must complete at least one Postlicensing course in each of the first three years following initial licensure in order to retain eligibility to actively engage in real estate brokerage.  Effective July 1, 2020, PBs must complete all 3 Postlicensing courses within 18 month of initial licensure to retain eligibility to actively engage in real estate brokerage. Post-licensing education is divided into three 30-hour post-licensing courses titled as follows: Broker Relationships and Responsibilities, Contracts and Closing and NC Law, Rules & Legal Concepts.  Cost: $195 + book


Real Estate Continuing Education
The NC Real Estate Commission’s continuing education requirement is eight hours per license period, including the mandatory Real Estate Update Course (four hours) plus one four-hour elective course. Brokers-in-Charge must complete a four-classroom-hour Broker-in-Charge Annual Review Course (BICAR) each full license period.  The Update, BICAR, and various electives are offered at Mitchell Community College every spring. Various online real estate elective courses are available year-round. Topics include: Property Management, Reverse Mortgages, The Truth About Mold, and more. Cost: $55 per course

 

Contact Us

Donna Worrell, 
Administrative Assistant
(704) 878-3226
dworrell@mitchellcc.edu


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Links to Real Estate Sites

NC Real Estate Commission 

NC Appraisal Board 

Online real estate elective courses  

2020 Fall Continuing Education Schedule