Get on Real Estate's Fast TrackMerit Co. Real Estate now offers easy-access online training for individuals looking to launch a career in real estate, earn or renew a Colorado broker license or add to their skills for further success.
From those just beginning in business to career-changers looking for a fresh start, there's no more accessible, affordable option than the new online pre-licensing school offered by Merit Co., the oldest and largest independent full-service real estate company in the Pikes Peak region.
"For someone with ambition and drive, a career in real estate offers almost unlimited potential," says Kerry Brill, Merit Co. president and chief executive officer. "Here in Colorado, with its spectacular natural beauty, global appeal and strong housing market, the rewards for a well-trained real estate professional are especially sweet.
"Our new online real estate courses put motivated learners on the fast track to controlling their own business, hours and income."
Students log in to Merit Co.'s online courses according to their own schedules and work at their own pace. They receive unlimited email support and comprehensive practice exams.
Among the online offerings:
• The 168-hour Colorado broker pre-licensing course guides students through all the information needed to pass the state licensing exam. Two levels of online courses are tailored for out-of-state agents only, strictly following Commission requirements to prepare them for doing business in Colorado.
• A large and growing list of continuing education courses helps working real estate professionals fulfill annual state requirements and also get strategic knowledge they need to work smarter and faster immediately. Among the offerings: how to improve closing skills; handling multiple offers and escalation clauses; and common mistakes made by real estate rookies.
• Productivity courses - from 30 minutes to 1 hour of online training for less than $20 - help real estate professionals burnish practical and life skills that will help them perform at their maximum potential.
• A super-efficient series of three-minute inspirational videos by real estate educator Chandra Hall offers busy professionals quick strategies and tips whenever it's convenient, whether they're behind a desk or on the go.
For more information on Merit Co. online courses, visit the website.
Merit Co., established in 1969 and with four offices in the Pikes Peak region, offers exceptional expertise as a highly regarded hometown real estate agency in Colorado Springs. In addition to serving homebuyers and sellers, Merit owns a mortgage company and offers property management services.