In order to get your California Real Estate exam you must first qualify for the State exam and then go down there and pass it.

The State requirements are:

  1. 18 years or older
  2. Complete or have completed three (3) approved college level courses
  3. Pass the State exam 150 Questions with a 70%
  4. Have a legal presence in the United States

The three required courses are:

  1. Real Estate Principles
  2. Real Estate Practice
  3. An elective course from the following:
    • Real Estate Finance
    • Real Estate Appraisal
    • Legal Aspects of Real Estate
    • Real Estate Economics
    • Property Management
    • Escrows
    • Mortgage Loan Brokering

You can also use a College level Business Law course or General Accounting course with a D or above sorry they won’t accept an incomplete or Fail.

Members of the California State Bar are exempt from the three courses. Just take the State exam.

If you have any questions, one of our counselors will be happy to help you. Call us at 1 800 227-6321 or email us at info@premierschools.com


For courses descriptions and the books used Click Here

For the California Department of Real Estate website Click Here or call the DRE 1 877 373-4542


OUR COURSES are designed to be done quickly, easily and at your convenience.

No sitting in a classroom for 45 hours per course yes that 135 hours. Each course consists of a textbook and workbook and can be completed in as little as 18 days per course.

In 54 days you’re qualified for the State exam and since the State takes 6 to 8 weeks for a test date that mean less time overall you can have a license in two to three months unlike other programs.

10 questions a night following the questions in the workbook looking up your answers in the textbook and you can finish even with a busy schedule in 18 days! Or course you can take longer if you wish up to one year. You can also sell back your textbooks in good shape for $10.00 per book or keep them for your library. The money you get back can go towards your prep material if you want. Or let a friend use them for a discount on the courses. Great for married couples or business partners who are both going for their licenses. Save money. If you have questions give us a call 1 800 227-6321

You can take your open book finals exams online or a written form. Each exam is 100 questions and you will need to get 60% to pass. Use your homework and book and that will be easy to do. If you don’t pass take it again at no charge until you pass.

You then send the three certificates an application to take the State exam and a check for $60.00 to get your test date with the State. WE’LL SHOW YOU HOW and walk you through the process.

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Exam Preparation

Once you have successfully completed your 3 mandtory courses, you can apply for the state exam. Use Premier's California real estate license exam prep tools to help you prepare for and pass the California Real Estate Sales exam while you wait. Premier offers you an excellent choice of preparation tools to help you pass your California Real Estate Sales license test the first time!

  1. Basic Kit: printed Material Only
    • "Fast Facts": Basic Kits: 16 study guides focusing on current state exam topics
    • Special Math Review: Formulas, questions, and answers with explanation and examples
    • 16 Practice Tests modeled after the State exam including answers and detailed explanations for each questions
    • Large 3-ring binder with sleeve
    • Updated with latest practice questions
    • 1-year subscription for online practice tests included $89.00
  2. Audio CDs Only: each set includes seven labeled audio CDs (approx. 8hr. total) 6 lecture CDs, PLUS "Last Minute Exam Review" CD. All the subjects on the State exams are covered in this CD set. $39.00
  3. Video DVDs Only: Each set included four labeled video DVD's. All the subjects on the Stat exams are covered in this DVD set. The bonus "Last Minute Exam Review" follows the "conclusion" on Disk 4. $39.00
  4. Online Practice exams Only: Includes 365 days access to 5 practice tests and the updates (newest questions). Includes flash cards and timed exam simulation modes
    • Salesperson Online Exam Prep ... $49.00

GET OUR COMPLETE SALES EXAM PREP PACKAGE WITH EVERYTHING ABOVE!

"Everything included" Printed Material, online access to practice exams, CDs, DVDs
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R.E. Sales Courses and Preparation combo Packages

Combo Package 1: Complete Licensing Kit for Salesperson - $199.00 Buy Now
Three mandatory courses and online access to practice exams for one year.


Combo Package 2: Complete Licensing Kit for Salesperson - $249.00 Buy Now
Three mandatory courses and Printed Prep and online access to practice exams.


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Three mandatory courses and Printed Prep, CD & DVD Sets and online access to practice exams for one year. This is our deluxe package. THE BEST PROGRAM AVAILABLE ANYWHERE! Class room instruction at home or office 24/7 at your pace.


Course Description & Pricing

Order the three mandatory courses or if you only need one or two you can order here as well. Below are your choices for the third course with course descriptions. Call or email if you have questions.

Don't forget you can sell back your textbooks in good condition for $10.00 each! You can have the courses shipped for $14.50 or you can pick them up at our West Los Angeles store. 1 800 227-6321

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Discounted Three (3) courses and books package only $168.00
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Single (1) course and book package only $79.50
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There is shipping cost added to the total and packages take 2 or more days for delivery depending on Location and wither you use FedEx ground or USPS (P.O.Boxes)

To review a description for a specific course, click on the title of the course below:

 

Real Estate Finance

  • Money and Monetary System
  • Fiduciary Sources for Real Estate Finance
  • Conventional, Insured, and Guaranteed Loans
  • Financial Agencies and Lending Programs
  • Junior Loans in Real Estate Finance
  • Loan Terms and Note Payments
  • Instruments of Real Estate Finance
  • Processing Real Estate Loans
  • Loan Defaults and Foreclosures

Real Estate Appraisal

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the principles of real estate appraising. It covers the theory of value creation in real estate and relates these theories to practical application. All appraisal methods are thoroughly covered. The various types of appraisal reports and their various uses are discussed. A partial list of topics covered in this course would include:

  • The Appraisal Process
  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Site Valuation
  • Residential Construction
  • Sales Comparison Approach to Value
  • Income Approach to Value
  • Reconciliation and Final Value Estimate

Real Estate Practice

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the practice of real estate. It encompasses a thorough coverage of field related to real estate such as finance, appraisal, escrow, and real estate investing. It also details the areas necessary to conduct a modern real estate brokerage business. A partial list of topics covered in this course includes:

  • Getting Started in Real Estate
  • Mandatory Disclosures
  • Prospecting
  • Listing Presentations
  • Advertising
  • The Buyer and the Property Showing
  • From Offer to Closing
  • Escrow and Title Insurance
  • Property Management and Leasing

Legal Aspects of Real Estate

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the field of real estate law. It thoroughly covers all legal aspects that relate to real estate including sources of law, land titles, and real estate contracts. This course also discusses certain alternatives to litigation through the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR's). A partial list of topics covered in this course include:

  • Interests in Real Property
  • Co-Ownership of Real Property
  • Agency Duties and Liabilities
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Titles and Alienation
  • Escrow and Closing
  • Civil Rights and Fair Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant Law

Real Estate Economics

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the field of real estate economics. It acquaints the student with economic theories that relate to real estate and the practical application of these theories. Course details the factors that affect value in real estate and the government's role in real estate economics. A partial list of topics covered in this course include:

  • Economic Principles and Cycles
  • Economic Theories and Measurements
  • Money and Financing
  • Government Regulations & Taxes
  • Housing
  • Nontraditional Housing
  • Farms and Land
  • Planning & Land Use Control
  • The Economics of Development

Real Estate Principles

This course provides a broad coverage of the underlying principles of real estate. The student is introduced to all the key elements of real property, its ownership, and transfer. The course material gives the student exposure to latest law changes and real estate forms. It also provides an in-depth description of real estate related fields such as real estate finance, appraisal, real estate taxation and escrows. A partial list of the topics covered in this course includes:

  • Introduction to Real Estate
  • Estates, Transfers and Titles
  • Encumbrances
  • Agency and its Responsibilities
  • Contracts
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Escrows & Title Insurance
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Real Estate Appraisal
  • Subdivision & Government Control
  • Taxation of Real Estate

Mortgage Loan Brokering & Lending

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the field of mortgage loan brokering. It provides the student with a broad technical knowledge of the state and federal laws that govern the practice of mortgage loan brokerage and lending. It also provides coverage of the disclosures required in the lending field, fair lending practices, and the handling of trust funds. A partial list of the topics covered in this course include:

  • Scope of Mortgage Loan Brokerage
  • Disclosures in Mortgage Loan Transactions
  • Fair Lending Practices
  • Trust Fund Handling
  • Hard Money Makers and Arrangers
  • Securities in the Lending Industry
  • Third Party Originators
  • Mortgage Banking

Property Management

This course provides an overview of the property management field and describes the major functions of the property manager. These functions include handling legal details, interpersonal relationship skills, maintenance, accounting, and administrative activities. This course also deals with practices and problems in the management of various types of property which include residential, office, commercial, and industrial properties. A partial list of topics covered in this course would include:

  • Leases and leasing
  • Residential Property Management
  • Commercial, Office, and Industrial Property Management
  • Liability and Risk Management
  • Records and Controls
  • Fair Housing and Ethics
  • Tenant and Owner Relations
  • Management Operations

Escrows

This course provides the student with a firm understanding of the basic escrow procedures that every real estate licensee who is involved in the buying or selling of real estate should know. It provides a solid footing for students who want to advance their professional standing in the real estate and escrow industries. A partial list of topics covered in this course include:

  • Basic Escrow Processes
  • The Title Report
  • Handling Money and Documents Deposited into Escrow
  • Handling Title Report, Fire Insurance & Property Taxes
  • Debits, Credits & Prorations
  • Reconciliation
  • Exchange Escrow

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