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"Very informative. One of the best classes I have taken during my learning experience at FM." - Dennis H.

You’ve got a Life. We’ve got the Schedule.

“How do I find the time to go to real estate school?” is the universal question.

Our answer: Design class times and places with YOUR schedule in mind.

After all, why shouldn’t you be able to get the best real estate education available when, where and as fast as YOUR schedule allows?

Prelicensing Courses - $429

This North Carolina Real Estate Commission-approved course includes instructional videos and consists of instruction in basic real estate principles and practices, including real estate law, financing, brokerage, closing, valuation, management, taxation and real estate mathematics. Also included is instruction on construction, land use, environmental hazards, property insurance, NC real estate law and North Carolina Real Estate Commission Rules. Satisfactory completion of this broker pre-licensing course will qualify the student to take the state real estate licensing examination. All necessary books are included in our course fee.

  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Broker Prelicensing Class

    North Carolina Real Estate Commission approved course.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Raleigh (Midtown) 6/26/2017 - 8/14/2017 MO, WE, FR (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) Raleigh Day w/ D Holloway (off 7/3) [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 7/6/2017 - 8/14/2017 MO, TU, TH, FR (9:30 AM - 1:30 PM) Cary Day w/ V Ferneyhough [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 7/8/2017 - 9/16/2017 SA (9:00 AM - 5:30 PM) Cary Weekend w/ Chuck Cosgrove, off 9/2 [Register]
    Durham (Southpoint) 7/11/2017 - 8/31/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) Durham Day w/ D Long [Register]
    Raleigh (Midtown) 8/21/2017 - 10/9/2017 MO, WE, FR (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) Raleigh Day w/ D Holloway (off 9/4/17) [Register]
    Durham (Southpoint) 9/7/2017 - 10/24/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) Durham Day w/ C Cosgrove (off 9/21/17) [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 9/11/2017 - 10/27/2017 MO, WE, FR (9:30 AM - 1:30 PM) Cary Day w/ V Ferneyhough [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 10/7/2017 - 12/16/2017 SA (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Cary Weekend w/C Cosgrove (off 11/25) [Register]
    Raleigh (Midtown) 10/23/2017 - 12/15/2017 MO, WE, FR (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) Raleigh Day w/ D Holloway (off 11/ 22 & 11/24) [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 10/30/2017 - 12/20/2017 MO, WE, FR (9:30 AM - 1:30 PM) Cary Day w/ V Ferneyhough (off 11/22 & 11/24) [Register]
    Durham (Southpoint) 11/1/2017 - 12/13/2017 MO, WE (9:00 AM - 4:30 PM) Durham Day w/ Deb Long (off 11/22) [Register]

    Evening Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Cary (Preston) 7/6/2017 - 9/21/2017 MO, TH (6:00 PM - 10:00 PM) Cary Night w/ L Sargent (off 9/4/17) [Register]
    Durham (Southpoint) 8/21/2017 - 11/2/2017 MO, TH (6:00 PM - 10:00 PM) Durham Night w/ S Pyrtle (off 9/4/17) [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 9/25/2017 - 12/7/2017 MO, TH (6:00 PM - 10:00 PM) Cary Night w/ L Sargent (off 11/23/17 [Register]

Postlicensing Courses - $220/course

The North Carolina Real Estate Commission requires any person licensed after October 1, 2005 to complete a minimum of 30 hours annually to maintain Provisional Broker status. All three of these courses must be completed within three years of initial licensing. All necessary books are included in our course fee.

  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Broker Relationships & Responsibilities 30 hours

    This course is only available to agents LICENSED after Oct 1, 2005. The course outlines agency relationships and duties, as well as working with both sellers and buyers within the area of residential sales.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Raleigh (Midtown) 7/11/2017 - 7/20/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Raleigh Day w/D Holloway [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 12/5/2017 - 12/14/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Cary Day w/D Holloway [Register]
  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Contracts & Closing - 30 hours

    This course is only available to agents who were LICENSED after Oct 1, 2005. The course involves a review of selected law concepts, the preparation of real estate sales contracts, as well as closing procedures and statements.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Cary (Preston) 9/12/2017 - 9/21/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Cary Day w/D Holloway [Register]
    Durham (Southpoint) 11/7/2017 - 11/16/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Durham Day w/D Holloway [Register]
  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Selected Topics - 30 hours

    This course is only available to agents who were LICENSED after Oct 1, 2005. The course offers an introduction to commercial real estate brokerage, property management basics, loan fraud issues, fair housing do's and don'ts, as well as characteristics of manufactured and modular homes.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Cary (Preston) 6/13/2017 - 6/22/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Cary Day w/ Holloway & Bullerwell [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 8/22/2017 - 8/31/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) ST Cary Day w/DHolloway [Register]
    Raleigh (Midtown) 10/10/2017 - 10/19/2017 TU, TH (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Raleigh Day w/DHolloway [Register]

General RE Update & Continuing Education Electives - $55/course

The North Carolina Real Estate Commission requires that all licensees complete a minimum of eight (8) hours of Continuing Education by June 10 of each year in order to renew a license. All necessary books are included in our course fee.

  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Continuing Education - General Update 2016/2017

    LICENSING AND EDUCATION REVIEW: TEAMING UP: THE 4 S’s: SEPTIC, STREETS, STORAGE TANKS, SQUARE FOOTAGE: UPDATES: REMINDERS AND RESOURCES.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Durham (Southpoint) 5/24/2017 WE (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) GenUp w/ D Long Class Full
    Raleigh (Midtown) 6/6/2017 TU (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) GenUp w/ Vicki Ferneyhough [Register]
  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Continuing Education - Risky Business

    “Risky Business” will look at a variety of topics such as: common square footage mistakes, unpermitted square footage, septic and well issues, underground tanks, impervious surface rules, private and public streets and common sales contract issues for buyers and sellers. Agents will also learn dual agency do’s and don’ts along with recommendations on how they can reduce their risk and specific steps to take should they find themselves in a dispute with a customer or client. A “Risk Reference Guide” has been prepared for each of these topics from both the buyer and listing agent’s point of view.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Raleigh (Midtown) 6/1/2017 TH (2:00 PM - 6:00 PM) Risky Business [Register]
    Cary (Preston) 6/8/2017 TH (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) Risky Business [Register]
  • CLASS SCHEDULE: Continuing Education - You've Been Served: RE Lawsuits that Changed the Business

    The real estate industry has more than one million participants in the U.S. alone. What drives an industry to regulate itself or to consider reform? Usually lawsuits—big ones. The following discussion reviews court cases that have caused the real estate profession to shift or change its practices. The lawsuits discussed in this course are • Edina Realty agency • Ballard case • Starker Decision • Ummels v. Re/Max • NAR v. DOJ v. VOW • Abney v. AHS • Whidbey Island v. Navy • Anti-trust The review of these cases permits students to re-visit topics such as agency relationship disclosure; mold; buyer brokerage; material facts disclosure; rebates; and antitrust issues. This course has been written by Deborah Long, recipient of the 2013 NC REEA award for best Education Program of the Year.

  • Day Classes Schedule:

    Location Dates Class Days/Times Title Enroll
    Durham (Southpoint) 5/24/2017 WE (2:00 PM - 6:00 PM) You've Been Served w/ D. Long [Register]

Specialized Training

  • NC State Specific Review for out of state agents needing a North Carolina license

    NC State Specific Review is designed to help potential and out of state licensees pass the 40 questions presented on the N.C. Real Estate exam that deal specifically with laws and practices in North Carolina. Topics such as North Carolina License Law, Prohibited Practices, Property Taxation, Sales & Agency Contracts, Residential Square Footage Guidelines and a complete HUD 1 closing statement will be reviewed.

Designation Courses

The North Carolina Real Estate Commission allows for Continuing Education credit for all approved designation courses.