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Real Estate Law

Course Description

Representation of real estate clients is a major area of practice for many law firms. Are you ready to move up in your firm? The Real Estate Law course helps you to master the elements of real property; different methods used in recording and describing deeds; transference of title; rights associated with real estate ownership; elements of real estate contracts; basic landlord/tenant law; deeds, mortgages, and restrictions on land use; title insurance and title examination; the closing process; and tax implications of real estate transactions. The e-text that accompanies this course includes figures, tables and sample forms to provide visual aids for learning; annotated documents that focus on relevant sections of actual legal documents; case excerpts; and highlights of the specific skills you will need as a real estate paralegal.

Real Estate Law Curriculum

Lesson 1: Introduction and Estates

  • An Introduction to Real Estate
  • Estates in Real Property

Lesson 2: Property Descriptions, Transferring Title, and Rights Associated with Real Estate

  • Property Descriptions and Determining Property Boundaries
  • Transferring Title to Real Estate
  • Rights Associated with Real Estate

Lesson 3: Real Estate Contracts, Landlord and Tenant Laws, and Deeds

  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Real Estate Deeds

Lesson 4: Mortgages and Restrictions on the Use of Land

  • Mortgages and Financing the Purchase of Real Estate
  • Public and Private Restrictions on the Use of Land

Lesson 5: Real Estate Professions; Title Insurance and Title Examinations

  • Real Estate Professions
  • Title Insurance and Title Examinations

Lesson 6: The Closing and Taxation Issues in Real Property

  • The Closing
  • Taxation Issues in Real Property

Real Estate Law Course Materials

Blackstone will provide you with the following tools for your success in the Real Estate Law course, all of which are included in your tuition:

Real Estate Law online Study Guide

Real Estate and Property Law for Paralegals, by Neal R. Bevans. ISBN 9781454823001

Your e-book is delivered via VitalSource, one of the most popular and user-friendly e-textbook platforms for higher education. With VitalSource, you can change the page layout to suit your reading needs and easily search for keywords, tables and graphics throughout the text. You also have access to highlighting and note tools to help you make the most of your studies. You have the ability to work online or off…wherever it is convenient for you! Click here to learn more about the benefits of VitalSource e-books.

You will gain unlimited access to Blackstone’s Online Student Center, where you can download your Real Estate Law Study Guide, take exams and receive instantaneous Grade Reports, chat real-time with other students, participate in online discussions, and receive news about Blackstone.

Course Tuition

A quality education is an investment in your future. Blackstone’s online certificate training programs are designed to be affordable while providing excellence in education and student services. The knowledge and skills you gain during the time you are working toward your certificate at BCI is what sets us apart and will set you apart from other employees. Your employment options will grow as you gain an expertise in a specialized area and you will be prepared with the knowledge you need to advance your career and earn more money. You may also use your work at BCI toward your CLE needs if you are certified.

Your Advanced Paralegal Real Estate Law Course tuition fee includes:

  • All instruction and exam evaluation
  • Access to our state-of-the-art Online Student Center
  • Lifetime access to student forums and chat rooms
  • Full student services and support during your program
  • Latest edition e-textbook included with your certificate course
  • Comprehensive online study guide prepared by faculty and reviewed by subject matter experts
  • Exam grade reports with references for questions answered incorrectly
  • Automatic six-month time extension—an exceptional value!
  • Official BCI school transcript
  • An embossed Real Estate Law certificate upon completion of program requirements

Regular Tuition Price $396

Payment Plan Options

We offer a payment plan with a 100% approval rate for our advanced paralegal courses—you are already pre-approved for a low down payment and low monthly installments so you can afford your BCI training!

Student Tuition 0% Interest Free Program

You pay a $160.00 down payment & 4 monthly payments of $59.00

Methods of Payment

You may use your Visa, Discover, Master Card, or American Express Card to securely enroll online. You may also pay in full for your program by money order or corporate check or personal check.

If you’re looking for information on becoming a paralegal, visit our paralegal program page for more information about paralegal training and careers.