This is a non-credit course. Not for license renewals.
You’ll laugh and learn as your instructor, Tom Lundstedt, CCIM, enthusiastically leads you through real world, rental property examples. When you’ve completed this course, you’ll be able to comfortably “talk the talk” with your investor clients about such items as: cash flow, NOI, depreciation, rate of return, income tax savings and much more. This course will increase your confidence when working with investor clients and open your eyes to many new opportunities.
The modules covered in this course are:
- Money Machine
- Four Financial Benefits
- Investment Property Worksheet
- Income and Expenses
- Cash Flow Before Tax
- Principal Reduction and Tax Savings
- Income Tax Savings: Depreciation
- Income Tax Savings: Calculation
- Appreciation and Rates of Return
- Case Study 1
At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to:
- recognize that investment real estate requires a different set of skills than residential real estate.
- list the four financial benefits of owning investment real estate.
- explain the role of depreciation in creating income tax savings.
- explain the importance of financing in determining the success of a real estate investment.
- calculate and explain the significance of the operating expense ratio.
- calculate the property's net operating income.
- explain how principal reduction is taxable.
- identify the four depreciable categories.
- calculate an investment property's taxable income.
- explain that appreciation should be considered an added benefit.
- use the Investment Property Worksheet to analyze an investment property before the purchase or listing.
Each module will begin with an informational video lecture from the course instructor, Tom Lundstedt, followed by interactive activities to expand upon the module's subject. At the end of each module is a short quiz to help remember the important points you should now be better familiar with.
After completing all of the modules and a short feedback survey, a course completion certificate will be issued. Keep this completion certificate for your personal records. If you choose to purchase continuing education credit at checkout, a real estate continuing education certificate will also be issued. North Carolina REALTORS will then upload your course completion credit to the North Carolina Real Estate Commission.
Course Completion Requirements
- Download Student Manual
- Complete each module
- Complete course evaluation
- Pass final exam
Access to this course is allowed for 45 days, with a 45-day extension, if needed. Contact Tech support (see contact info below) for an extension. The course will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, unless there is scheduled system maintenance. If this course is not completed within the given amount of time, a reinstatement fee may be charged.
North Carolina Real Estate CE Credit Disclaimer - Although you have 30 days to complete the CE version of this course, all CE for the current renewal period must be completed by June 10. CE credit will not be available from June 11 to June 30.
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Issuance of Course Credit
At the end of this course, you will receive a link to download a legal completion certificate. This certificate can be printed on your personal printer. If you do not have a printer, you may contact OnlineEd Tech Support to have a copy faxed or mailed. Credit will not be issued for incomplete or partially completed courses.
Price, Cancellation, and Refund Policies
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