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Thank you for considering Realty Publications, Inc. (RPI) textbooks for use in your real estate licensing courses. Your purchase of RPI books includes 10 educational RPI Videos. RPI Vidoes bring critical real estate concepts to life, functioning as an educational primer for your students. RPI Videos are included at the beginning of the Principles e-book for easy access by your students.

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Introduction to Agency

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  • The participation in an agency relationship
  • An agent's authority to conduct real estate-related services
  • How the authority to act is granted to an agent

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Department of Real Estate Oversight

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  • The role and function of the California Department of Real Estate (DRE)
  • The primary responsibilities of the Real Estate Commissioner

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The English and Spanish Influence

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  • The settling of legal disputes on a case-by-case basis before a judge under English common law
  • The common-law precedent of prior court decisions
  • Statues to address legal issues in advance of a dispute under Spanish civil law

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Blockbusting and Steering as a Prohibited Practice

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  • Examples of blockbusting and panic selling
  • Blockbusting distinguished from steering
  • The Federal Fair Housing Act (FFHA)

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Avoiding Discrimination in Marketing Real Estate for Sale or Rent

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  • Avoidance of discrimination in advertising a dwelling
  • Proper marketing of real estate for sale or rent
  • Improper selection of words that indicate a preference Examples of prohibited words and expressions

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Managing Trust Funds

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  • Managing the proper handling of trust funds
  • Items or evidence of value
  • Agent's acceptance of trust funds on behalf of their broker
  • Use of a subaccount ledger
  • Commingling and conversion

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General Duty to Voluntarily Disclose

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  • Seller's agent's general duty to timely disclose significant physical aspects of a property
  • Minimal quantity of property information to disclose

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Disclosure of Deaths Affecting Market Value

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  • Disclosure of a death which affects market value
  • Disclosure of a death on buyer inquiry
  • Deaths which stigmatize a property
  • Price-to-value money losses

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Authority to Legislate

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  • Authority of the California legislature to enact laws
  • Police power; Eminent domain; Power to tax; Escheat

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Physical and Legal Aspects of Real Estate

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  • Physical and Legal Aspects of Real Estate
  • The right to possess and use property
  • Real Estate versus personal property
  • Real Estate is immovable, personal property is movable

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