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Washington Real Estate Fair Housing (6hr) - Part 2

Washington Real Estate Fair Housing (6hr) - Part 2

CRE Clock Hour Certificate Available for licensed Real Estate Brokers.

Thursday, August 18, 2022
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (PDT)

Online Only

Event Details

SB 5378, effective June 1st, 2022, requires education on Fair Housing for new real estate broker licensees and renewals, and applies to all real estate brokers and managing brokers. The first active renewal after June 1st, 2022, must include the 6-hour Washington Real Estate Fair housing class. With every renewal afterward, licensees must complete a 3-hour course. For more information, click here.

This three-part, six-hour course will cover the historical and societal context of housing discrimination, legal framework intended to prevent housing discrimination, and steps to take to prevent housing discrimination. Brokers must complete all three sessions to meet the new state requirement for continuing education.

  • Part 1. Historical and Societal Context (1 hour 30 minutes) | Thurs. 8/11, 2:00 – 3:30 PM
  • Part 2. Legal Framework (2 hours) | Thurs. 8/18, 2:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Part 3. Role of the Broker and Managing Broker (2 hours 30 minutes) | Thurs. 8/25, 2:00 – 4:30 PM


Part 2. Legal Framework (2 hours) | Thurs. 8/18, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Instructor: Chris Benis, Attorney

  • 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 cases demonstrating various principles of fair housing laws.

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

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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