Tag Archives: Oregon real estate education

Do You Need an Oregon Real Estate License?

  (Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd) –  Anyone who conducts professional real estate activity within the State of Oregon is required to have a real estate license. Oregon defines professional real estate activity as any of the following actions, when engaged in for another and for compensation or in the expectation or upon the promise of receiving or collecting […]

Green Home Building Continues to Climb, Valued at $36 Billion in 2013

(National Association of Home Builders) – February 4, 2014 – McGraw Hill Construction, a part of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI), today released findings from a new Green Home Builders and Remodelers Study at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. Green homes comprised 23% of the overall residential construction […]

Oregon Amends Provisions of Foreclosure Avoidance Notice

(Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd – Portland, OR) Oregon has amended the provisions of its Foreclosure Avoidance Notice by providing for the form and content of the notice when a lender determines that a homeowner is not eligible for foreclosure avoidance measures or has not complied with an already agreed upon avoidance measure. The form [Form 20] requires […]

Best Practices for Passing Your Oregon Real Estate Agency Education Audit

(Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd) – As reported by OnlineEd® earlier this month, the Oregon Real Estate Agency released the results of its first continuing education audit. This audit revealed that 22% of the licensees audited failed because of : fraudulent or altered certificates; courses completed from non-agency-certified continuing education providers; or not enough hours. Only 55% of […]

How to Print a Copy of Your Oregon Real Estate License

(Jeff Sorg – OnlineEd®) – Follow these simple steps to access and print a copy of your Oregon real estate license: Log into eLicense at https://orea.elicense.irondata.com/ Click on the Print License link in the menu to the left Jeff SorgJeff Sorg is a co-founder of OnlineEd®, a Web-based vocational school founded in 1997 where he also serves […]

4 Oregon Real Estate Education Changes For 2013

(OnlineEd – Portland, OR) -Effective January 1, 2013 the Oregon Real Estate Agency implemented the following changes to real estate broker pre-licensing education, principal broker licensing education, property manager education, and real estate broker advanced practices education:

Oregon Real Estate Continuing Education Requirements Based on License Type and Status

(OnlineEd® – Portland, OR) – There are different education requirements for renewal of an Oregon real estate license. These requirements will depend on your license type, license status, and whether it is a first-time or subsequent renewal of the license. Click the appropriate link below to find out the education requirements for your license. Broker Broker Renewing […]

2013 Changes To Oregon Real Estate Education Rules

By Jeff Sorg OnlineEd – Portland, OR  The Oregon Real Estate Agency has implemented some education changes for 2013. These changes include first-time license renewal education for brokers and property managers, pre-license qualifying education, and principal broker qualifying education. Some of the changes that became effective on January 1, 2013 are: Real Estate Pre-License – […]

Oregon Real Estate Agency Empowered to Issue Cease and Desist Orders

Senate Bill 485 gives the Oregon Real Estate Agency the ability to issue cease and desist orders or to enjoin unlicensed individuals who engage in professional real estate activity without a license.

FREE Continuing Education Course From OnlineEd For Oregon Real Estate Brokers

(OnlineEd – Portland, OR) OnlineEd® is offering the newly required Law and Rule Required Course (“LARRC”) for free! As of January 1, 2011, the Oregon Real Estate Agency requires all Oregon Real Estate Brokers to complete an approved Law and Rule Required Course as part of their continuing education for license renewal requirement.  Licensees who are […]