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!
All Colorado Springs Classes will be held in our new Training Center: 5555 Tech Center Drive, Suite #110 – one minute southwest of our current location.

We regret to inform you that all Empire Title classes for January 2018 have been completely booked. Please watch this website or your email for the new classes coming in February. We apologize for any inconvenience but look forward to seeing you soon.

Wednesday 7/10/19 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
REVISED 2019 Real Estate Contract
This valuable course addresses the multitude of changes that have occurred this year to the Real Estate Contract, with primary emphasis on those taking effect July 1. These particular changes involve the required use of the newest edition of the Contract and Closing Instructions, and information will be shared on how this involves the various types of ownership deeds. Also covered will be the provisions on FIRPTA and the dates and deadlines that are instrumental in writing a contract.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Lisa Hernandez of Bear Creek Mortgage.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!

Wednesday 7/17/19 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
2019 Annual Commission Update Course
Not all mandatory classes are created equal. Ours will provide detailed, easy-to-understand information on compliance, general practice and new statutes & regulations. We will also cover the changes to the 2019 Real Estate Contract and new forms for the New Year.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by The Garvens Group of Churchill Mortgage.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours! There is a fee of $30.

Wednesday 7/17/19 2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
CTM eContracts: Advanced
This course covers the advanced concepts of interactive digital Real Estate contracts and how it can help further your business growth.
REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED by Jim Braverman of Central Bank Mortgage.
Class presented by a CTM Software expert instructor.
You can receive 2 hours of continuing education for this class for a fee of $20.00.

Wednesday 7/24/19 9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Short Sales and Foreclosures
Learn how the foreclosure process works and the role that the Public Trustee plays in it; Understand strategies and short sale procedures; and, become familiar with the Colorado foreclosure timeline, beginning with the Notice of Election and Demand. But more importantly, you’ll be learning all this from an instructor who has first-hand knowledge of the process, as a long-time investor and owner/president of the area’s #1 title company.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Josh Smilanich of The Mortgage Lady.
Class presented by Empire Title owner and company president Bill McAfee.
Earn 2 CE hours!

Thursday 7/25/19 9:00a.m. - 11:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
What Every Realtor Needs to Know about Solar Homes
The content of this interesting course includes: Learning how adding a solar system impacts the value of real estate; Different types of solar systems commonly seen in our area; Different types of solar ownership and how this impacts real estate transaction; How solar homes are evaluated per NAR, FHA and the Appraisal Institute; and, How to overcome challenges when marketing a solar home in our current MLS. Cost for this class is $20 and includes free solar home evaluations to be used on your buyers and sellers.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Stacie Streets of Fairway Independent Mortgage.
Earn 2 CE hours!

For Colorado Springs Classes, please RSVP to (719) 884-5300 or
For Woodland Park Classes, please RSVP to (719) 686-9888 or
For Canon City Classes, please RSVP to (719) 275-4900 or