Category Archives: Oregon Real Estate

OnlineEd Oregon Property Manager Pre-License Course Huge Success

OnlineEd recently launched Oregon Property Manager Pre-License Education becomes industry favorite             Jeff SorgJeff Sorg is a co-founder of OnlineEd®, a Web-based vocational school founded in 1997 where he also serves as Corporate Secretary, Chief Operating Officer, and School Director. Sorg holds vocational instructor licenses in Oregon, Washington, California, and […]

Free Friday: 3-Hour Law and Rule Required Course for OR Real Estate Licensees

OnlineEd offers their 3-hour 2016-17 Law and Rule Required Course (LARRC) for free to Oregon real estate licensees By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (January 15, 2016) – ### For more information about OnlineEd and their education for real estate brokers, principal brokers, property managers, and mortgage brokers, visit www.OnlineEd.com.  All information contained in this posting is deemed […]

Zillow Predicts Hottest Housing Markets for 2016

Topping the list is Denver, followed by Seattle and Dallas-Fort Worth, all of which are major tech towns; Portland, Ore. lands at number 10 By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (January 12, 2016) –  It’s a new year and everyone is making their predictions about housing. And Zillow® is no different. On Tuesday Zillow announced its predictions […]

Portland’s Re/Max Equity Group Sold

Colorado team buys Portland’s largest residential real estate firm By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (January 11, 2016) – The Portland Business Journal has reported that Portland’s largest residential real estate firm, RE/MAX Equity Group, has sold to a father and son brokerage team from Colorado.  RE/MAX Equity Group has about 600 agents in 12 offices. In 2014, […]

OnlineEd Partners With OREF for 3-Hours of FREE CE – 2016 Sale Agreement Form

Free 3-hour Oregon real estate broker continuing education course explains the OREF 2016 Residential Real Estate Sale Agreement (PORTLAND, Ore. ) January 4, 2016–  Oregon Real Estate Forms, LLC and OnlineEd® are proud to partner and present Oregon real estate brokers with 3 hours of free continuing education for an online course about the OREF 2016 Residential Real Estate Sale […]

Oregon’s Senate Bill 390 – Landlord-Tenant Law Revisions

Most of the changes are basic clarifications, although there are a few significant issues addressed By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (December 22, 2015) –  Senate Bill 390 updates the Oregon Landlord-Tenant Act. Most of the changes are basic clarifications, although there are a few significant issues that were addressed: Notices now expire at 11:59 P.M. on […]

Building a Web Presence and Oregon’s Rules for Internet Advertising for Real Estate Brokers and Property Managers

 Oregon requires marketing via electronic media, such as Internet, web pages, email, blogs, and bulletin boards, to include specific content not required for other types of advertising By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (December 17, 2015) –  The Oregon Real Estate Agency requires marketing via electronic media (e.g. Internet, web pages, email, blogs, etc.) to include specific content not […]

OnlineEd Announces FREE 3-hour Course Explaining the New Oregon 2016 Residential Sale Agreement

Jeff SorgJeff Sorg is a co-founder of OnlineEd®, a Web-based vocational school founded in 1997 where he also serves as Corporate Secretary, Chief Operating Officer, and School Director. Sorg holds vocational instructor licenses in Oregon, Washington, California, and Nevada and has authored numerous pre-licensing and continuing education courses. Sorg was awarded the International Distance Education […]

Don’t Share Your Commission With That Lawyer!

ORS 696.290 prohibits an Oregon real estate licensee from sharing a commission with someone who is not licensed By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (October 23, 2015) – ORS 696.290 prohibits an Oregon real estate licensee from sharing a commission with someone who is not licensed. An attorney, while exempt from real estate licensing requirements, is an […]

CFPB Director Addresses National Association of Realtors®

Prepared Remarks of Richard Cordray Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau  National Association of Realtors WASHINGTON (September 17, 2015) – Thank you for inviting me today.  That renowned philosopher from the Garden State of New Jersey, Bruce Springsteen, once said, “I have spent my life judging the distance between American reality and the American dream.”  For the past few […]