Florida Real Estate School LarsonEd May Newsletter

Florida Real Estate School

Best of Business 2015 Survey

Would you be willing to nominate LarsonEd?

Deadline to vote is May 8, 2015. Gulfshore Business Magazine is publishing a “Best of Business” issue in August and we would greatly appreciate your vote for the Best Family-Owned Business category. We are incredibly honored and proud that we won in 2013 and we were first runner up in 2014! With your help, we’d like to make it to the top again in 2015. Click the following link then go to #17 and write in “Larson Educational Services”….but only if you think we deserve it!

CLICK HERE TO VOTE

As always, thank you for making Larson Educational Services your School of Choice! ~ Brad Larson


LarsonEd Videos

Check out some great tips we share in our videos and look for more videos in our next newsletter:


Open House Tips Part 1


Open House Tips Part 2


Community Association Manager (CAM) Licensing Course

A Florida CAM License is required when managing an association of more than 10 units and/or has an annual budget in excess of $100,000. Types of properties that hire CAM License holders are mobile home parks, planned unit developments, homeowners associations, cooperatives, timeshares, condominiums, or other residential units which are authorized to impose a fee that may become a lien on the parcel.
Typical responsibilities of a Florida CAM Licensee are:
  1. controlling or disbursing association funds;
  2. determining how or when to prepare budgets or other financial documents for an association;
  3. determining how or when to provide notice of meetings or to conduct association meetings;
  4. maintaining and/or having authorization to spend association petty cash;
  5. coordinating maintenance for the residential development; and
  6. performing other day-to-day services involved with the operation of a community association.

Time: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Tuition: $269

View our schedule online

Weekday, Weekend schedules available in Fort Myers, Naples and Sarasota. Classes are conducted over 2 days of class (Thursday and Friday or Saturday and Sunday)

View 2015 Schedule

Property Manager Designation Course

Take the next step in your career and earn the Certified Florida Residential Manager™ (CFRM) designation at Florida real estate school LarsonEd! In this power-packed course, you will learn the practical and legal aspects of leasing and managing single-family and small residential investment properties.
This course is approved for 11 Hours of Real Estate Continuing Education, and we’re also including the 3 Hour Florida Core Law Course so that you can complete your license renewal requirement in just 2 days of class!

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuition: $169

UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS

April 30 and May 1
Fort Myers – Thu and Fri
REGISTER NOW

October 1 and 2
Fort Myers – Thu and Fri
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Real Estate Broker Licensing Course

Are you thinking about getting your Florida Real Estate Broker License? We’ve made easier and more practical for you to accomplish your goal by offering more Broker classes with greater schedule flexibility in 2015.

We now offer the Broker Pre-Licensing Course in a Weekday, Weekend or Evening schedule in both Fort Myers and Naples.

Even if you don’t plan on opening your own brokerage, this might be the next step in your career. The course not only covers exactly what you need to know for the state exam, but also goes into detail on the following topics:

  • Office management
  • Disciplinary process
  • Business appraisal
  • Contracts & financing
  • Property management
  • Escrow management
  • Real estate valuation
  • Brokerage relationships
  • Investment real estate

Time: Weekday and Weekend 8:30am – 4:30pm, Evening 6:15pm – 9:45pm
Tuition: $459

UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS

May 16-17, 30-31, June 6-7, 13-14, 20
Naples – Weekend
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June 1-5, 8-12
Fort Myers – Weekday
REGISTER NOW

July 20-24, 27-31
Naples – Weekday
REGISTER NOW

View 2015 Schedule

14 Hour Real Estate CE Package

Remember, there is NO TEST when you attend a classroom continuing education class! As always, if you have questions about your education requirements or need us to check your renewal date, just call us at (239) 344-7510 and speak with a friendly LarsonEd representative. After your initial license renewal, this course is required every 2 years to renew your real estate license.

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuition: $99

UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS

June 3 and 5
Naples – Wed and Fri
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July 15 and 17
Fort Myers – Wed and Fri
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Sales Associate Post-Licensing

The class is held over 5 days and must be completed within 2 years of your initial license date.*Passing of a class final exam is required.* 

Although the state says you have up to 2 years to complete this course after obtaining your Florida Sales Associate license, we recommend attending this course within the first 2 months of being licensed. Why? Because this course lays the foundation for you to conduct the practical side of the business – finding sellers, properly pricing, marketing, finding buyers,negotiating and more!

Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm (6:15pm – 10:00pm evenings)
Tuition: $249 books and exam prep included

UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS

May 29, 30, 31, Jun 6, 7
Fort Myers – Weekend
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June 1-4, 8-11, 15-16
Fort Myers – Evening
REGISTER NOW

July 17, 18, 19, 25, 26
Naples – Weekend
REGISTER NOW

View 2015 Schedule

1-Day Real Estate Exam Prep CourseExam Prep photo

Do you still need to pass your State Exam?

The current pass rate for real estate exam takers in Florida is less than 50%. Don’t become a statistic as one of the thousands of applicants each year who never pass their state test or get their license. The course features in-class testing, high-impact review of exam content, and sample questions and answers. View some positive testimonials on our LarsonEd Facebook Page.

Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Tuition: $99 includes Exam Prep workbook, practice questions and sample exams

UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS

Saturday, May 16
Fort Myers – Weekend
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Friday, May 22
Naples – Weekday
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Tuesday, June 16
Fort Myers – Weekday
REGISTER NOW

View 2015 Schedule

Other Courses at Florida Real Estate School LarsonEd

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Brad Larson

Larson Educational Services

1400 Colonial Blvd., Suite 44

Fort Myers, Florida 33907

239-344-7510

www.LarsonEd.com

Florida Real Estate School Continuing Education

Florida Real Estate School

Continuing Education

After completing the 45 hours of post-license education, you are required to complete 14 hours of Florida real estate continuing education during every two-year license period thereafter.

Three of the 14 hours must be on Florida Core Law topics. You can take ourFlorida Core Law course separately or as part of a 14 hour course.

View all of Florida real estate Larson Educational Services’ continuing education courses in Fort Myers, Naples, Bonita Springs, Sarasota, Online or download our 14 Hour eBook.

Post-License Requirement

After you obtain your Florida Real Estate License, you must complete post-licensing education prior to your license renewal date. If you have a Sales Associate license, you must complete 45 hours of post-licensing education. If you have a Broker license, you must complete 60 hours of post-licensing education.

Your license renewal date is between 18 and 24 months after you receive your initial Florida Real Estate License.

If you haven’t completed your post-licensing requirement yet, click the following link Post-Licensing Course Information or view some of ourFrequently Asked Questions.

How do I renew my license once I have completed my Florida Real Estate Continuing Education?

Larson Educational Services will submit your continuing education hours to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) electronically. You will need to keep your Course Completion Certificates as proof of your completion.

Prior to your license expiration date, you will need to click on the link below and follow the directions to renew your license.

 

Brad Larson

Florida Real Estate School Larson Educational Services

1400 Colonial Blvd, Suite 44

Fort Myers, Florida

33907

239-344-7510

http://www.larsoned.com/realestate/

CFRM from Florida Real Estate School LarsonEd

Florida Real Estate School

Certified Florida Residential Manager Designation Course

Tuition: $169
Credit Hours: 14 CE Credit Hours
(Florida Core Law and Course Manual included)

In this power-packed course, students will learn the practical and legal aspects of leasing and managing single-family and small residential investment properties. The course includes detailed coverage of 15 property management laws, including –Residential Landlord and Tenant ActProperty Management Escrow Accounts, and Vacation Rentals.

Additionally, this program will help students with the issues of leasing and managing residential properties. You will be introduced to the roles of a property manager including:

    • Planning and analysis
    • Advertising and marketing
    • Screening tenants
    • Negotiating leases
    • Collecting rent
    • Maintaining the premises
    • Supervising security
    • Obtaining insurance
    • Keeping accurate records

Course Dates and Times

WEEKDAY CLASS: 2 days, Thu and Fri, 9:00am – 5:00pm

April 30 and May 1 (Weekday) Fort Myers – Suite 39
October 1 and 2 (Weekday) Fort Myers

Brad Larson

Larson Educational Services

1400 Colonial Blvd., Suite 44

Fort Myers, Florida 33907

239-344-7510

http://www.larsoned.com/realestate/

LarsonEd Career Night–Naples Real Estate School

Naples Real Estate School

What is career night?


If you are unsure about whether or not a career in real estate is right for you, this is your chance to get more information prior to spending money on our classes or before submitting an application to the state. It’s also a chance for you to learn more about the Real Estate industry and current market from Larson Educational Services, a family owned company with 30 years of real estate education experience.

This 1-hour informational session is provided free of charge in our clean, comfortable and professional classroom environment and is instructed by members of the Larson family. There is no obligation if you attend. Information available includes:

    • Education and examination requirements
    • Florida Licensing fees
    • Traits and skills that lead to success in the industry
    • Local Real Estate companies looking to hire newly Licensed real estate professionals

Also, you will get the opportunity to participate in a free drawing to win a $150 scholarship toward our Real Estate Licensing education!

To register simply click a date below, enter your information, and click “Checkout”. You may also call us at (239) 344-7510 to register. There is no cost to attend.

Upcoming Career Night Dates

Evening Session: Tuesday evening from 6:30pm-7:30pm
Weekend Session: Saturday morning from 10:30am-11:30am

Brad Larson

Larson Educational Services

(239) 344-7510

About Larson Educational Services

Naples Real Estate School

Naples Real Estate School

Florida 18 Hour CAM Licensing

Credit hours: 18
Tuition: $269.00 (course materials and state exam prep included)

2015 CAM License Course Dates and Times

April 23 and 24 (Weekday) Naples
May 2 and 3 (Weekend) Sarasota
May 28 and 29 (Weekday) Fort Myers
June 18 and 19 (Weekday) Naples
August 1 and 2 (Weekend) Naples
September 24 and 25 (Weekday) Fort Myers
October 10 and 11 (Weekend) Naples
October 24 and 25 (Weekend) Sarasota
November 12 and 13 (Weekday) Fort Myers
December 5 and 6 (Weekend) Naples

CAM License Course is the 18-hour required education (License #PRE31) to obtain your Florida Community Association Manager (CAM) license. You’ll learn about the Florida CAM licensing requirements, CAM responsibilities, and CAM liabilities and standards of conduct.

A Florida CAM License is required when managing an association of more than 10 units and/or has an annual budget in excess of $100,000. Types of properties that hire CAM License holders are mobile home parks, planned unit developments, homeowners associations, cooperatives, timeshares, condominiums, or other residential units which are authorized to impose a fee that may become a lien on the parcel.

Course registrations at Larson Educational Services can be made by phone (239) 344-7510 or on our website LarsonEd.com. We accept “paid” or “unpaid” registrations at time of enrollment, meaning you can pay your tuition today or wait until you check in on the first day of the class. Either way, your seat in the course will be secured.

Larson Educational Services

3073 Horseshoe Drive South,

Suite 122,

Naples, FL 34104

(239) 344-7510

www.LarsonEd.com

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Florida Real Estate School Broker Connection

Florida Real Estate School

Real Estate Broker Connection

DISCLAIMER:
Larson Educational Services DOES NOT specifically endorse or recommend any of the companies listed below. The Participating Brokers listed have no affiliation whatsoever with Larson Educational Services.

Please contact these brokers directly to discuss real estate careers in Florida (Fort Myers, Naples, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Marco Island). These brokers have expressed interest in hiring newly licensed and experienced sales associates. View more information about obtaining a Florida real estate license.

Are you a broker, recruiter or manager looking to get your information on this page? Please contact Amanda Larson directly at (239) 344-7510.

Participating Brokers