Day 1: 8:30 - 12:30 Course #40537 United Texas: Housing Initiatives that Work As a Texas REALTOR®, you can help more people realize the dream of homeownership. United Texas, the anchor of the Affordable Housing Specialist Certification, gives you the information you need to help your clients with low-cost financing, assistance programs, and a host of other options to make housing more affordable and available to all buyers. Partners for this course include the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation, and the Texas Veterans Land Board.
Day 1: 1:30 - 3:30 Course #38101 Workforce Housing: Supply, Demand It’s important to keep members of the real estate profession abreast of industry changes and trends. How trends impact housing development, availability and affordability. Attendees will learn to disseminate relevant economic data from national, state, and local market resources to provide real estate professionals a better understanding of how economic forecasts factor into housing prices, value and the ability to buy or sell a property based on prevailing economic conditions.
Day 2: 8:30 - 12:30 Course #40323 FHA Lending for Workforce Housing This course will introduce REALTORS® to FHA and provide an overview of the FHA lending process. It will help REALTORS® understand FHA’s role and function in the homebuying process, and discuss how to best serve clients who are FHA eligible. The course addresses the history of FHA, regulations, guidelines, and products, as well as market conditions. FHA works in concert with HUD to meet housing needs in the community.
Day 2: 1:30 - 3:30 Course #40472 Help for Home Buyers The purpose of this TAHS Certification course is to educate real estate professionals about workforce housing by providing a definition of workforce housing, as well as identifying barriers to and suggesting solutions for affordable housing issues in Texas. Course also covers the role the real estate professionals has in educating consumers and potential clients, particularly first-time homebuyers.
Cost for the TAHS Certification is $125 Must take all 4 for certification