Colorado 16 Hour Law (ACU) & Elective Package (2017)

$110.00

16 Hour Course

Approved By: Colorado DORA - Division of Real Estate

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This 16 hour course provides real estate professionals in Colorado with comprehensive training that will fulfil all of the hours of required elective education and the entirety of the 2017 Annual Commission Law Update (ACU) Course.

The 12 hours of elective content begins with a discussion of the way in which real property is described.

Then, the content will examine property titles. This will segment will look at the concept of property title, encumbrances that can be placed on real property titles, including easements, liens, and profits, title insurance, and recordation of deeds transferring property titles.

The content will then focus on taxation, the way property taxes are assessed, and the way in which property values are determined.

Form there, the course will address the types of contracts used in the real estate industry.

After that, the course will explore the manner in which real estate transactions are financed. This includes a look at sources of funds, mortgage loans, and alternate means of financing. The course will also cover the documents used to set up mortgage loans.

Next, the course will discuss sales agreements and the forms used to establish these agreements.

Then, the content of the course will talk about foreclosure of property.

In the next segment, the course will examine reporting of business finances including double entry bookkeeping.

The Annual Commission Law Update Course starts by exploring compliance with the law and then discusses general practice issues.

Then, this segment examines the changes that were made to approved contracts and forms.

To close the course, the course will explore applicable regulations.

There are two exams that are included as part of course in order to assist students with retention of the material.

  • Legal Descriptions
    • Legal Descriptions [9 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Legal Descriptions
      • 03. Terminology
      • 04. Other Legal Descriptions
      • 05. Rectangular Survey System
      • 06. Physical Characteristics of Land
      • 07. Economic Characteristics of Land
      • 08. Physical Descriptions of Property
      • 09. Conclusion (Video)
  • Encumbrances
    • Encumbrances [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Encumbrances
      • 03. Easements
      • 04. Liens
      • 05. Other Encumbrances
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Titles and Recordation
    • Titles and Recordation [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Title
      • 03. Clouded Titles and Title Insurance
      • 04. Escrow and Closing Costs
      • 05. Recordation
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Assessment and Taxation
    • Assessment and Taxation [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Assessment and Taxation of Real Property
      • 03. State Taxes
      • 04. Special Assessments
      • 05. Other Taxation Concepts
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Valuation
    • Valuation [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Value
      • 03. Methods of Estimating Value
      • 04. Appraisal Process
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Real Estate Contracts
    • Real Estate Contracts [10 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Contract Categories
      • 03. Listing Agreements
      • 04. Buyer-Broker Agreements
      • 05. Tenant Representation Agreements
      • 06. Offers/ Purchase Agreements
      • 07. Land Sale Contracts
      • 08. Leases
      • 09. Other Real Estate Contracts
      • 10. Conclusion (Video)
  • Sources of Financing
    • Sources of Financing [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Sources of Financing
      • 03. Down Payment Assistance Program
      • 04. Financial Markets
      • 05. Federal Monetary Control
      • 06. Sources of Financing (Video)
  • Loans and Loan Programs
    • Loans and Loan Programs [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. General Concepts
      • 03. Loan Application Process
      • 04. Types of Loans
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Other Methods of Financing
    • Other Methods of Financing [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Other Mortgages
      • 03. Sale and Leaseback
      • 04. Collateral Assignments
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Financing Documents
    • Financing Documents [4 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Mortgages and Deeds of Trust
      • 03. Other Financing Documents
      • 04. Conclusion (Video)
  • Sale Agreements
    • Sale Agreements [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Sales Agreements
      • 03. Sales Agreement in Detail
      • 04. Licensee as Principal in a Transaction
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Neutral Escrows and Co-Op Transactions
    • Neutral Escrows and Co-Op Transactions [8 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Legal Requirements for Transactions I
      • 03. Legal Requirements for Transactions II
      • 04. Legal Requirements for Transactions III
      • 05. Commissions and Commission Splits
      • 06. Taxes
      • 07. Title Insurance
      • 08. Conclusion (Video)
  • Foreclosure
    • Foreclosure [9 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. What is Foreclosure
      • 03. Where Foreclosure Begins
      • 04. Judicial Foreclosure
      • 05. Strict Foreclosure
      • 06. Foreclosure by Power of Sale (Video)
      • 07. Foreclosure by Power of Sale
      • 08. Alternatives and Remedies for Foreclosure
      • 09. Conclusion (Video)
  • Financial Reports
    • Financial Reports [4 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Financial Reports I
      • 03. Financial Reports II
      • 04. Conclusion (Video)
  • Elective Topic's - Final Exam
    • Elective Course - Final Exam (100 questions)
  • 2017 Law Update Course
    • 2017 Annual Commission Update [4 Activities]
      • 01. Compliance Issues
      • 02. General Practice Issues
      • 03. Changes to Approved Contracts and Forms
      • 04. Regulations and Resources
  • Law Update - Final Exam
    • 2017 ACU Final Exam (10 questions)
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • 2017 ACU - Certificate of Completion
    • Elective Course - Certificate of Completion

Instructor Bio


sheri wytcherley real estate atyourpaceonline
Sheri has been an online instructor for AYPO's Real Estate education classes for over 5 years and is a licensed real estate instructor across the United States.

Growing up in a military family, Sheri became very patriotic, developed an adventurous spirit, and grew passionate about helping people.

In 2005 Sheri became a principal broker and opened Oregon Ranch & Home Real Estate in order to better serve her clients. She received the honor of being ranked #5 in Southern Oregon for dollar volume sold for 2008, during one of the most challenging years the market has seen in decades.

"Common sense, integrity, and a quick wit. These are qualities I admire".

Course Reviews

December 31st, 2017
The only thing I would change is that for the 4 hour law update, the timer is too long. You have to wait sometimes up to over a minute or two to continue.

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