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Core Law - Avoiding the Danger Zone

Core Law - Avoiding the Danger Zone

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) (EDT)


Understanding real estate law is part of every real estate licensee’s business. The more a licensee knows, the better he or she can work with customers and safeguard them from legal complications. Buying and selling property requires a lot of legal paperwork. Today, more than ever, it’s important to know the laws governing the practice of real estate. This material will provide a "red flag notice" of when participants are potentially going into a danger zone—the unlicensed practice of law.

Per Chapter 475.451, this course may only be taught by DBPR Permitted Instructors.

Objectives: After taking this class students will be able to:

  • Identify and avoid the unlicensed practice of law.
  • Describe the two Supreme Court Approved lease forms for use by licensees in Florida.
  • Describe the seller’s duty to disclose material facts under the Johnson v. Davis ruling and the licensee’s        duty under Rayner v. Wise Realty Co.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Florida Landlord and Tenant Act.
  • Describe the disclosures required in the sale of Condominiums or properties covered by a                             Homeowner’s/Community Associations.
  • Identify Florida Environmental and Growth Management Laws.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the requirements in the Florida Brokerage Relationship Disclosure Act.
  • List the duties included in the Single Agent, Transaction Broker and No Brokerage Relationship.
  • Identify the requirements for transitioning a brokerage relationship from one to another.
  • Describe the disclosure requirements in the Designated Sales Associate Relationship
  • Explain the FREC rules regarding a Broker’s Escrow Account.
  • List and describe some of the common environmental hazards associated with real property
  • Identify the rules regarding Mutual Recognition Agreements Florida has with other states regarding               licensing education.


  • This class fulfills the 3 Hour CORE LAW requirement
  • FREC Course # 0023202
  • Instructor Deb Diesing

Members with RE Class Pass $0

Members Regular Price $30

Non-members $45

Gainesville-Alachua County Association of REALTORS®
1750 NW 80th Blvd.
Gainesville, FL 32606 United States

In person - GACAR Conference Center

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Teresa Layne
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Wednesday, March 16, 2022 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) (EDT)
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