Advanced Farm and Ranch Studies: The 8 Essential Skills

Real Estate Continuing Education (CE) Course #45632
Appraiser Continuing Education (ACE) Elective Course # 45415

Course Authors:

Dr. Charles Porter, Texas Real Estate Broker


Jason T. Hill, Attorney at Law


Offered Exclusively By:

TREC Approved Continuing Education (CE) Provider #10190
TALCB Approved Appraiser Continuing Education (ACE) Provider #33



This eight-hour course is designed to give real estate and appraiser license holders an advanced level of professional, working knowledge of the farm and ranch brokerage industry in Texas, including an updated review of the Texas Occupations Code, Chapter 1101, the Rules of the Texas Real Estate Commission, and the current standards in eight essential areas of the practice. The eight skills being:

1- Authority and Financial Qualifications of Buyers and Sellers
2- Broker Price Opinions Professionally and Legally Written
3- Contracts and Forms
4- Title Commitments and Title Insurance
5- Surveying and Legal Description
6- Water
7- The Mineral Estate
8- Avoiding Pitfalls – Easements, Adverse Possession, Condemnation

The student will gain a professional knowledge of each skill including, but not limited to, the intent, use, sources, standard practices, laws and regulations to hone their geographic competency.

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Time: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Place: Texas Wine Collective, 10354 US Hwy 290, Fredericksburg, TX

Cost: $395.00 for TALB & TLBN members
$495.00 for non-TALB or non-TLBN members

The class will also be offered via Zoom


Many thanks to our gracious sponsors/advertisers!!

Capital Farm Credit for providing our lunch!

Hill Country Titles, Inc. for providing breakfast, coffee and bottled water!

Texas Farm Credit for the venue!

The Texas 1031 Exchange Company for the venue!

We are so grateful for our incredibly supportive affiliate members!

Refunds will only be given with 24 hours’ notice. No refunds for partial completion. Class must be attended in its entirety to be eligible for course credit.

Please contact Jane Bushong Brown with any questions you may have.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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