Course Detail: CLSREALPROP - Real Property Law

Course Description
The law of real property is one of the basic law school courses, and is a must for paralegals in a business law firm.  In this course, you will examine the system of common law property, the recording acts, conveyancing, mortgaging, landlord-tenant, and financing.  This course will cover the subjects every paralegal should know about land transactions and the documents which record the purchase, sale and leasing of real estate.  Besides buyer-seller issues, the student should be able to deal with title insurance companies, recorders of deeds, and to recognize land finance subjects.  Finally, foreclosures of mortgages and the possibility of redeeming a mortgage that has gone into default will be covered.

Additional Information
Students are required to complete six Advanced Paralegal Course topics to receive a certificate. Each topic is offered in a seven-week online session. Students must successfully complete the Core Requirements before they take the Advanced Paralegal Course. Up to three Advanced Paralegal Course topics may be taken during a seven-week online session and Advanced Paralegal Course topics do not have to be taken in any particular order.

Registration Deadlines

Course OpensRegister By
August 23August 16
October 18October 11
January 10January 4
March 7February 28
May 2April 25
June 27June 20

Continuing Education Units and Contact Hours

Per course: 45 clock hours or 4.5 CEUs


$400+Books & Westlaw

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