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 10/04/17 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 Ty Earls, a Certified Residential Inspector with CWIS, LLC.
Class presented by Tim Brown of Guild Mortgage.
Earn 2 CE hours!


Thursday 10/05/17 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Fraud & Real Estate—How It Impacts You and What To Do About It:
Fraud is perhaps the biggest challenge facing the real estate industry today. This course provides in great detail: Common types of fraud and how it begins; Popular hacking methods; Personal Identity Theft awareness; and, Safeguarding techniques and legal services available.
REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED by Justin Harward of Great Western Bank.
Class presented by Bill Syddall of Alink Insurance.
Earn 2 CE hours!


Wednesday 10/11/17 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
2017 Annual Commission Update Course:
For 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 John Burnett of Academy Mortgage.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!


Thursday 10/12/17 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Listing Homes of the Disabled Owners:
Gain valuable instruction on handling the most delicate of situations. Topics discussed include: Estate Planning and why it affects you; Selling the home of a person who is incapacitated or has passed away; and, simple solutions to dealing with these scenarios. There is a fee of $25.00.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED by Jay Garvens of Churchill Mortgage.
Class presented by Jessica Showers of Hammon Law Group.
Earn 3 CE hours!


Thursday 10/12/17 1:00pm-5:00pm at WOODLAND PARK
2017 Annual Commission Update Course:
For this class, covered topics include: Proper disclosure from Sellers to Buyers; Agency vs. Transaction Brokerage; Sign cross-ings; Managing multiple offers; and, the title-related objection notice. To guarantee your seat, please pre-pay $30.00 with cash or check payable to Pikes Peak School of Real Estate, delivered to Empire Title, 350 N. Pine St., Woodland Park, CO 80863.
BREAKFAST PROVIDED!
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!


Wednesday 10/18/17 10:00a.m.-12:00p.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 Shannon Livingston of Academy Mortgage.
Class presented by CTMSoftware.
You can receive 2 hours of continuing education for this class for a fee of $20.00.


Wednesday 10/18/17 11:00am-1:00pm at WOODLAND PARK
“McAfeed” - New Agent Lunch & Learn:
Let Empire Title’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.
LUNCH PROVIDED by Diane Beaumont with Benchmark Mortgage during the study.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
This is a NON CE CLASS!


Wednesday 10/18/17 2:00pm-4:00pm at WOODLAND PARK
The Basics of the Title Commitment:
Familiarize yourself with the funda-mentals and details as it relates to the current purchase contract, including how to avoid common pitfalls.
REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 2 CE hours!


Thursday 10/19/17 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
2017 Real Estate Contract:
Become a real estate expert with this class addressing the 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 Scott Seaman and team of Mortgage Central.
Class presented by Bill McAfee.
Earn 4 CE hours!


Friday 10/27/17 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m. at COLORADO SPRINGS OFFICE
Realtor Safety / Pepper Spray Instruction:
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 www.BraveDefense.com
LUNCH PROVIDED by Mike Brown of US Bank.
Earn 3 CE hours!




***PLEASE BRING YOUR LICENSE NUMBER TO ALL CE CLASSES***
For Colorado Springs Classes, please RSVP to (719) 884-5300 or rsvp@etcos.com
For Woodland Park Classes, please RSVP to (719) 686-9888 or lori@empirewp.com