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Principles Of Real Estate

The 60-hour Principles of Real Estate course is designed to prepare the student to pass the Virginia State Examination for licensure as a real estate salesperson. The course includes basic laws governing the ownership and transfer of real estate, the terminology associated with the real estate industry, terms of sales contracts and other documents used to transact real estate business. In addition, students will learn the Virginia regulations that control the real estate industry, how mortgages work, and the advantages and disadvantages of certain types of financing. Instruction in fair housing and other federal and state laws that guarantee equal rights and protect consumers will help the student in the practice of real estate.

Pre-Licensing Requirements

  • 18 years of age
  • Complete and pass the 60-hr Principles of Real Estate Course
  • Register for and pass the PSI Virginia State and National Exam
  • Get fingerprinted and have a state-wide criminal history check completed.

Course Details

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • 8 Week Course / 15 classes + 1 review/makeup session (dates below)
  • $325 per person
  • Text book included
  • Class times: 6pm-10pm
  • Designed for working professionals

Course 2022 Dates

Classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-10 p.m. beginning Thursday, Sept. 6 and ending November 3, 2022. Classes will NOT be in session Sept. 20 and 22. 

  • Sept. 6
  • Sept. 9
  • Sept. 13
  • Sept. 15
  • Sept. 27
  • Sept. 29
  • Oct. 4
  • Oct. 6
  • Oct. 11
  • Oct. 13
  • Oct. 18
  • Oct. 20
  • Oct. 25
  • Oct. 27
  • Nov. 1
  • Nov. 3

Cancellation of registration must be submitted to DAAR,, no later Monday, August 22, 2022 for a full refund.  Cancellations received after the deadline and before the start of class on September 6, 2022 will be refunded 50% of the registration fee.  There will be NO refunds issued after September 6, 2022. 

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