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Up & Away the Superstar Way
24 Hr. CE Series | Nov. 15, 16, 19, 20

24 Hr. CE Series | November 15, 16, 19, 20

Kickstart your business with a review of some basics, as well as learning some practical tips on goal setting and lead generation. You will also learn how good business planning will better serve your clients and assure repeat and referral business. Give your clients professional, proactive, quality service and watch your business grow! Course lectures include hands-on applications and open discussion. This Series includes 8 courses.

Steps & Skills to Success: Mastering Commercial Real Estate
24 Hr. CE Series | Nov. 1, 2, 5, 6

Postlicense / 24 Hr. CE Series | November 1, 2, 5, 6

The information contained in these eight 3-hour courses will reinvigorate you and confirm that you are using the skills and steps necessary for a continued successful commercial real estate career, even if you are a very experienced commercial licensee. Additionally, the final 3-hour module meets the requirements of the GA Real Estate Commission's license law mandate for license renewal and is designed to keep licensees out of trouble.

Community Association Manager
24 Hour CE Series | Oct. 15, 16, 17, 18

Prelicense / Postlicense / 24 Hour CE Series | October 15, 16, 17, 18

Learn the basic real estate principles of Georgia law during this 24 Hour CE Series. Courses will cover the transition process and turnover from declarant control to an owner-elected board of directors, the responsibilities of directors and officers of community associations, the federal laws regulating enforcement issues in community associations, how to deal with common contract pitfalls, and much more. Students will also be introduced to the numerous books and records a corporation is required to keep pursuant to Georgia law as well as learn to create operating and capital reserve budgets, how to evaluate a debtor for potential collections and what to expect when litigating a collection matter.

The Georgia Institute of Real Estate is now CAPITUS Real Estate Learning Center!

New Name. New Look.
Same Expert Real Estate Education.

We've spent more than 50 years as the premier real estate school in Georgia — it's how we know the real estate industry is changing now more than ever. We have continuously advanced our offerings to be more dynamic and flexible so that you can build the real estate career you want. Now, we've evolved our look and feel as well, to reflect the transformation of our Industry.

We're ready to move toward the future — and we can't wait for you to be a part of the Capitus family.

New website and other great changes coming soon!

Jump Start
24 Hr. CE Series | Aug. 23, 24, 27, 28

Postlicense / 24 Hr. CE Series | August 23, 24, 27, 28

This program focuses on guiding new agents through the process of conducting prospecting activities and developing a personal marketing plan to establish a customer/client base.

Join us for Career Night!
Thursday, September 20 | 5:00 pm - 7:15 pm | Atlanta REALTORS® Center

Come meet local Real Estate Brokerage and Community Association Management firms and get the answers you are looking for. Representatives from leading Residential and Commercial Brokerages and Community Association Management firms in the Atlanta area will be available to discuss your questions about a career in Real Estate. Join us at 5:00 pm for this amazing opportunity. A representative of the Atlanta REALTORS® will talk about the advantages of real estate and association management careers. At 5:30 pm meet representatives from 20 or more real estate companies, looking for new agents. Refreshments will be served!

Charting Your Commercial Career
24 Hr. CE Series: Feb. 19, 20, 22, 23

This series will provide even the most experienced agent with insightful knowledge into the commercial industry. Each 3-hour class can be taken on a one-off, stand-alone basis for Continuing Education, and the material has been written with an eye toward being valuable even to non-commercial practitioners.

Member Discounts!

Members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association and the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS® will receive a 10-20% discount on most courses. All Courses reflect the full tuition for non-members until you log into the system and your current membership status is recognized.

Members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association can also receive a 10% discount at the "NAR REALTOR® Store by using promo code ARA5 at checkout.

For discounts on Industry-related Books, click here.

Online Sales Prelicense Course
Newly Revised!
Success is Around the Corner.

Whether adding extra income or starting a new career path, learn the business of real estate from the comfort of your own home!

Try our online COURSE DEMO and see the GIRE difference!

How to look up a Law, License Law, Rule or Regulation
From the Georgia Real Estate Commission

On occasion there is need to clarify the use of a legal term or review a license law as it relates to a specific situation. Sometimes there is no clear right or wrong answer and the advice of legal counsel is necessary. However there are times when a specific reference to a license law or other law may set the record straight and resolve a confusing situation.