Calendar of Events

PLEASE NOTE: Our classes generally fill up quickly. Please make certain to RSVP for each of our classes and let us know if you learn later that you will be unable to attend. Also, it is a tremendous help when you bring your Real Estate License Number with you to each class. Thank you very much!

Wednesday 6/07/17 10:00a.m.- 12:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
CTM eContracts: Intermediate:
Increase your prowess on the official contract software of the Colorado Association of REALTORS®. Build upon the basics you’ve already learned to become more proficient with the contracts, disclosures and other documents on the system, while also better utilizing your client database.
Class presented by a CTMSoftware expert instructor.
Optional: Receive 2 CE hours for this class for $20.

Wednesday 6/07/17 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Real Estate Appraisals 101:
This course will educate you on the lender requirements for Conventional, VA and FHA loans – as well as issues to watch for, such as measuring, comparables and distressed properties. This class is very interactive: share your questions when registering with us so topics can be specific to this class.
REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED by Ronda Smith & Melanie Dages of Vectra Bank.
Class presented by John Cordasco, SRA of Certified Appraisals, Inc.

Thursday 6/08/17 9:00a.m.- 11:00a.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Downpayment Assistance Programs — Helping Buyers to Buy:
This course will inform agents of the valuable government programs available to turn prospects into homeowners. Features, Costs and Restrictions will be discussed regarding CHFA, CHAC, El Paso County Turn Key, El Paso County MCC and others.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Brett Hall of Caliber Home Loans.
Class presented by Tim Brown of Guild Mortgage.
Earn 2 CE hours!

Thursday 6/08/17 12:00p.m.- 3:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Realtor Safety / Pepper Spray Instruction & Luncheon:
A full lunch will be provided as you learn from active-duty police officers how Realtors in particular can defend themselves from various threats and attacks. You’ll receive hands-on experience of self-defense and pepper spray usage – and receive a can of Mace Pepper Spray upon conclusion. Pass the salt … and pepper!
To register for this class, please prepay $99 payable to Brave Defense and delivered to Empire Title, or register online at
Earn 3 CE hours!
For more information, see the complete flyer here.

Tuesday 6/13/17 9:00a.m.- 12:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Successfully Selling HUD Homes:
FExpand your business by becoming a HUD property expert! Learn how to register as an agent, navigate the official website, submit a bid and complete the contract package. REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED by Charadie Finkle of Academy Mortgage.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Darrell Harrison of Citywide Home Loans.
Class presented by Lori Jones, PLACES Real Estate & Prop. Mgt., and Helen Liu DesVeaux, The Colorado Real Estate Co.
Earn 3 CE hours!

Thursday 6/15/17 11:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
“McAfeed” - New Agent Lunch & Learn:
Let Empire’s company president lead you along the Path for Success to start your new career in real estate. Specifically tailored to new agents, this course will train you on contact management systems, listing presentations, real estate contracts and title commitments.
FULL LUNCH PROVIDED during the study.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
This is a NON CE CLASS!

Wednesday 6/21/17 9:00a.m.- 1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
2017 Annual Commission Update Course:
This class covered topics include: Proper disclosure from Sellers to Buyers; Agency vs. Transaction Brokerage; Sign crossings; Managing multiple offers; and, Title-related objection notice. To guarantee your seat, please pre-pay $30 with cash or check payable to Pikes Peak School of Real Estate, delivered to Empire Title, 5755 Mark Dabling Blvd., Suite #110, Colorado Springs, CO 80919.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Christy Schmitt of Caliber Home Loans.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!

Thursday 6/22/17 9:00a.m.- 1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
2017 Real Estate Contract:
Become a real estate expert with this class addressing the new 2017 Contract to Purchase Real Estate and all the changes that have occurred to the listing agreements for Sellers, Landlords, Buyers and Tenants. Considerable time will be spent on that along with detailed instruction regarding the CPL – Certified Protection Letter.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Lisa Hernandez of Bear Creek Mortgage.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!

For Colorado Springs Classes, please RSVP to (719) 884-5300 or
For Woodland Park Classes, please RSVP to (719) 686-9888 or