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WA Real Estate Fair Housing

WA Real Estate Fair Housing

Real Estate Continuing Education - 3 Clock Hours

Wednesday, April 10, 2024
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (PDT)

Online Only

Event Details

With every renewal, WA Real Estate licensees must complete this 3-hour Washington Real Estate Fair Housing course. For more information, click here.

Historical and Societal Context (30 minutes)

  • Review the history of racial discrimination, race-based segregation, and housing discrimination in the United States and Washington State
  • Understand the context of the Fair Housing Act within the setting of the Civil Rights movement, including the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the
  • Review Voting Rights Act of 1965, and discuss contemporary issues.

Legal Framework (1 hour)

  • Review authorizing federal and state legislation and applicable local ordinances.
  • Discuss nuances in who is protected and what transactions are covered.
  • Review groups identified as protected classes.
  • Discuss court case examples.

Role of the Broker and Managing Broker (1 hour 30 minutes)

  • Discuss fair housing practices related to the role of the broker and managing broker and how to navigate common topics.
  • Discuss specific common unfair practices.
  • Understand financial assistance programs and connection to protected classes.
  • Describe how to navigate complaints.

RHAWA Members: Attend unlimited seminars for 12 months with one of our class pass options. Learn more here.

Open to everyone! This 3-hour Fair Housing class must be completed for Real Estate Broker continuing education every two years.

This session is offered ONLINE only. After class, all participants will receive a link to recorded session and downloadable materials for review.

All written, presented and recorded content provided by RHAWA for this course are for the use of the participants enrolled in the course. Copyrighted course content may not be further disseminated. 

Formal legal advice and review is recommended prior to selection and use of this information. RHAWA does not represent your selection or execution of this information as appropriate for your specific circumstance. The material contained and represented herein, although obtained from reliable sources, is not considered legal advice or to be used as a substitution for legal counsel.

Members can subscribe to the Annual Class Pass with dues renewal. Contact for more information.

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