General Information 

4401 Atlantic Ave Suite 100 Long Beach, CA 90807

All courses are fully approved by the California Department of Real Estate to fulfill the education requirement to qualify for the state salesperson examination.

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Course Name(s) and Description  

Real Estate Practice

Author: Walt Huber - Copyright Date: 2015 - Pages: 611 - Edition: 8th This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the practice of real estate. It encompasses a thorough coverage of fields 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 include: Mandatory Disclosures, Prospecting, Listing Presentations, The Buyer and the Property Showing, Real Estate Financing, Escrow & Title Insurance, Real Estate Taxation.

Real Estate Principles

Author: Walt Huber - Copyright date: 2017 - Pages: 520 - Edition: 15th This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the field of real estate. It covers all matters related to the ownership and transfer of real property. It also provides coverage of related disciplines such as real estate finance, appraisal, taxation, and brokerage practices. A partial list of topics covered in this course include: Estates, Transfers and Titles, Encumbrances, Escrows & Title Insurance, Real Estate Finance, Financial Institutions, Appraisal Methods, Subdivision & Government Control, Taxation of Real Estate. 

Real Estate Finance

Author: Walt Huber - Copyright date: 2017 - Pages: 480 - Edition: 8th This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the field of real estate finance. It covers all aspects of real financing from filling out the loan application to closing the loan. The course details qualifying standards, disclosure requirements, and loan documents. A partial list of topics covered in the course would include: Government Influences on Real Estate Finance, California Finance Instruments, Overview of the Loan Process, Alternate Financing, Qualifying the Buyer.


Important Instructions

Please read the terms and conditions carefully prior to enrollment.

Final Examination Criteria

In order to pass each state mandated course prior to applying for your state exam, you will be required to take and pass an open book final examination containing 100 multiple choice questions with a 2-hour time limit, requiring a 60% or better to pass. There are two different final exams offered for each course, and all final exam certificates will be issued within 15 days of completion upon successfully passing.

DRE Disclaimer

This course is approved for statutory and pre-license education credit by the California Department of Real Estate. However, this approval does not constitute and endorsement of the view or opinions which are expressed by the course sponsor, instructors, authors, or lecturers.

Online Evaluation Statement

A course and instructor evaluation is available on the California Department of Real Estate website at Access this form by typing in “RE 318A” in the search box located in the upper right corner of the home page. The purpose of this evaluation is to assist the DRE in better serving the educational needs of real estate licensees. Each student may access the DRE Course Evaluation form here:

Correspondence Course Identification Statement

Participants shall present one of the following forms of identification immediately before the administration of the final examination:

  • A current California driver’s license.
  • A current identification card described in Section 13000 of the California Vehicle code.
  • Any identification of the participant issued by a governmental agency or a recognized real estate related trade organization within the immediately preceding five years which bears a photograph, signature and identification number of the participant.


Refund Policy

The student has a right to cancel this enrollment agreement and receive a refund. ANY NOTIFICATION OF WITHDRAWAL, OR CANCELLATION AND ANY REFUND MUST BE MADE IN WRITING. Notice should be directed to NRE Schools, 4401 Atlantic Ave Ste 100 Long Beach, CA 90807

Student may cancel this agreement within 30 days of enrollment and receive a full refund of all refundable charges as specified on the face of this agreement. PAYMENT OR REFUNDS ARE TO BE MADE WITHIN 30 DAYS OF DETERMINATION OF STUDENT WITHDRAWAL. To be entitled to this refund, the student must return all course materials to NRE Schools in usable condition. This does not apply to anyone who has completed the course(s). ** Usable condition means unmarked and undamaged.  Your program enrollment is good for (12) months from the date of this enrollment agreement. Student must cancel the program within the time period in order to be eligible for any type of refund specified in this enrollment agreement.