Real Estate Law Concentration

PLG 619 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English
Locations: ONL ONL

Real Estate Law Concentration - Paralegal Certificate

Real Estate Law has several dimensions associated with real property and correlated rights, and obligations and restrictions impacting sellers, buyers, developers, tenants, and landlords. Developing an understanding of the nature and scope of property law provides the framework for examining residential and commercial distinctions, land ownership and use options, real estate leases, real estate transactions, transfer and title, and real estate disputes are paramount to working in real estate law as a paralegal. The areas of Program emphasis, in conjunction with enhanced legal research and writing real estate law skills, provides a competitive advantage in the field. The use of paralegals in real estate law supports the importance of focused learning in these areas.

Upon successful completion of the University of Miami Paralegal Real Estate Law Concentration Certificate Program, the participant will demonstrate proficiency in:

  • Distinguishing commercial and residential real estate transactions
  • Analyzing rights, obligations and restrictions associated with real estate ownership
  • Evaluating real estate use options and limitations
  • Describing real estate disputes
  • Tracing liens and encumbrances
  • Exploring landlord and tenant rights and obligations
  • Laying out the closing process
  • Conducting advanced legal research in real estate law
  • Demonstrating advanced legal writing drafting skills in real estate law

This course is available as part of the following:

Certificate in Practice Area Concentration Certificate

Paralegal Concentration Certificate Programs are designed to expand the educational and professional horizons for all paralegals.

Course PLG - 619, Section AD
Starts: 3/1/2024 Ends: 6/20/2024
Meets on: Flexible
Time: Flexible
Location: ONL