Free CE Classes For Michigan Realtors

Held Monthly To Help You Better Serve Your Clients.   Earn CE Credit with Information you Can Apply Now in Your Business


Upcoming Continuing Education Courses

At Essential Home Inspection, we are dedicated to educating our clients and our referral customers.  As a Michigan Realtor, our hope is that you will find this a valuable resource for continuing education.  This is a way we are able to give back and help you succeed.  Sign Up For A Free CE Class Using The Links Below.  Check back often as we are continually updating our class list with helpful information.  Click on the image above to join our Facebook page.  Updates on new classes will be added as they are rolled out.


Minimum Property Conditions for HUD Loans

Online Course (via Zoom) - Real Estate Continuing Education (No Charge)

This is a free CE class Is designed To help Realtors learn what property conditions may be a concern for transactions using HUD type financing.  These type of loans typically have additional requirements as far as the home's condition.  Learn to stay ahead of the appraiser and cut serious time off the time from offer to closing.  At the end of this class, attendees will be able to identify issues in a home that may potentially be a concern for FHA, VA, and RD loans.  You will also receive a "short list" reference PDF that you can use in the field.  This class is 50 minutes long and attendees will earn 1 hour of Continuing Education elective credit.



Navigating the Home Inspection For Realtors

Online Course (via Zoom) - Real Estate Continuing Education (No Charge)

This Free CE Class Is Designed To Help Realtors Navigate potential hurdle in the transaction process, the home inspection.  If the right expectations are set and the property is properly prepared, this can be a smooth, rather painless experience.  In this class, attendees will learn how to set the right expectations ahead of time with what really matters in a home inspection.  Attendees will also learn how to choose their own home inspection company because all are different.  This class also touches on how listing agents can manage their side of the inspection to make the process as smooth as possible.  This class is 50 minutes long and attendees will earn 1 hour of CE elective credit.



Identifying Common Issues With Older Homes

Online Course (via Zoom) - Real Estate Continuing Education (No Charge)

In older homes, there is the potential of several materials being in the home that are no longer used due to their poor performance or health concerns.  This class will help you qualify buyers before looking at homes, saving you and your client time and money.  This class will help agents identify materials and obvious defects in a home that may cause frustration in the inspection process.  When the right expectations are set with older homes, buyers know what they are getting into, and the deal stays together.  Older Homes Have "Charm" and Potential Buyers Need To Know What They Are Buying.  This Class Will Help Agents Set Expectations Before An Offer Is Written.  This class is 50 minutes long and attendees will earn 1 hour of CE elective credit.