South Dakota 12 Hour Real Estate Law & Contracts

$110.00

12 Hour Course

Course ID: 4579B1219

Approved By: South Dakota Real Estate Commission


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Knock out half of your CE requirements with this 12-hour package for South Dakota real estate licensees. It was satisfy 6 hours of required topics, as well as 6 hours of elective topics.

This course begins with a review of real estate law basics, including the forms of ownership such as trusts and common interest ownership. Then, we’ll review the legal descriptions of real property including the survey system as well as metes and bounds.

After that we’ll look at the process of an issues that accompany the transfer of a title. This can include property encumbrances such as liens, easements, and more. We’ll review the escrow process and various aspects of title insurance, like how to handle a clouded title.

Then, the course will cover the ways that property values are determined for tax purposes, both state and local. We’ll review basic contract law, including what is required for a valid contract, and when a contract is considered performed. Real estate-specific contracts will also be discussed, and listing and sales agreements are covered in depth.

The final subject in course will be Integrated Mortgage Disclosures, which will review the most recent disclosure requirements that lenders are subject to during a property transaction.

  • Basics of Real Estate Law
    • Basics of Real Estate Law [9 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Basic Real Estate Law (Video)
      • 02. Basic Real Property Law
      • 03. Forms of Ownership and Types of Estates
      • 04. Common Interest Ownership
      • 05. Types of Trusts
      • 06. Commercial, Industrial, and Income Property
      • 07. Land Rights
      • 08. Other Elements of Real Estate Law
      • 09. Conclusion (Video)
  • Legal Descriptions
    • Legal Descriptions of Real Property [10 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Legal Descriptions (Video)
      • 02. Legal Descriptions
      • 03. Working with Curved Boundaries
      • 04. Terminology
      • 05. Other Legal Descriptions
      • 06. Rectangular Survey System
      • 07. Physical Characteristics of Land
      • 08. Economic Characteristics of Land
      • 09. Physical Descriptions of Property
      • 10. Conclusion (Video)
  • Transfer of Title
    • Title and Transfer of Title [7 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Transfer of Title (Video)
      • 02. Transfer of Title
      • 03. Transfer of Title - Part 2
      • 04. Foreclosures, Short Sales, and Auctions
      • 05. Other Ways to Transfer Title
      • 06. Like-Kind Exchanges Under Internal Revenue Code Section 1031
      • 07. Conclusion (Video)
  • Encumbrances
    • Encumbrances [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Encumbrances (Video)
      • 02. Encumbrances
      • 03. Easements
      • 04. Liens
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Title Insurance and Escrow
    • Title Insurance and Escrow [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Title Insurance and Escrow (Video)
      • 02. Title
      • 03. Clouded Titles and Title Insurance
      • 04. Escrow and Closing Costs
      • 05. Recordation
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Assessment and Taxation
    • Taxes and Assessments [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Taxes and Assessment (Video)
      • 02. Assessment and Taxation of Real Property
      • 03. State Taxes
      • 04. Special Assessments
      • 05. Other Taxation Concepts
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Contract Review
    • Basics of Contract Law [8 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Real Estate Contracts (Video)
      • 02. General Knowledge of Contract Law
      • 03. Requirements for Validity
      • 04. Assignment and Novation
      • 05. When a Contract is Considered Performed or Discharged
      • 06. Breach of Contract
      • 07. Contract Clauses
      • 09. 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)
  • Listings
    • Listing and Advertising [4 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Listing Agreements
      • 03. What is An MLS?
      • 04. Conclusion (Video)
  • Sale Agreements
    • Sales Agreements [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Sales Agreements
      • 03. Sales Agreement in Detail
      • 04. Licensee as Principal in a Transaction
      • 05. Conclusion (Video)
  • Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
    • Integrated Mortgage Disclosures [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
      • 03. Rules of Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
      • 04. Rules of Integrated Mortgage Disclosures - Part 2
      • 05. Additional Disclosures
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
  • Course Completion
    • Law and Contracts Final Quiz (60 questions)
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • 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".