Real Estate Professional Institute Calendar of Classes

Education Cancellation Policy: Call at least 11 days in advance and there’s no charge. Cancel 10 or fewer days before the class and your registration will be refunded, less a $25 cancellation fee. No-shows, No-calls forfeit tuition. Take a look at the current list of classes and seminars.

Classes with continuing education credits are highlighted in orange.

*Power Hours: A monthly one hour seminar on a relevant topic with lunch or breakfast provided

Check out our website monthly as we continually add more classes & seminars! Contact your Education Director: Debbie Isom at 518-464-0191 x15 or disom@gcar.com with any questions or class ideas.


2017 GCAR Trade Show

  • October 19th:
    2017 GCAR Trade Show (12:30 PM)

  • Date: October 19
  • Time: 12:30 - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Albany Capital Center
Click here for more information about the trade show.
 

The Renovation Loan: Does your inventory suffer from TLC?

  • October 25th:
    The Renovation Loan: Does your inventory suffer from TLC? (12:00 PM)

  • Date: Wednesday, October 25
  • Time: 12:00 p.m.—1:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $15
  • Location: GCAR Training Room 451 New Karner Road, Albany
  • Instructor: Michael Galanti, Regional Renovation Manager and Kristyn Kamber, Loan Officer
  • Lunch sponsored by Kristyn Kamber/HomeBridge Financial Services
  • More Info

Registration


 

FHA Inspections: What Every Agent & Appraiser Should Know

  • October 26th:
    FHA Inspections: What Every Agent & Appraiser Should Know (9:00 AM)

  • For Salespersons, Brokers & Appraisers
  • Date: October 26
  • Time: 9:00am - 12:30pm
  • Cost: $50 Early Bird Special ends on 10/19/17 and $65 afterwards
  • Location: GCAR, 451 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205
  • Credits: 3.5 hours of continuing education
  • Learn: What is required for FHA testing appliances, cracks in the foundation, soil type, methamphetamine, crawl space, etc.  Learn how to educate your sellers and buyers about property requirements.  For Appraisers, the course will help you navigate where to find the updated information.
  • Upstate Training & GCAR partnering to bring you this class

Registration Form

Online Registration


 

Get Real! Real Estate Marketing in the Digital Age

  • October 26th:
    Get Real! Real Estate Marketing in the Digital Age (9:00 AM)

  • Date: Thursday, October 26
  • Time: 9:00 a.m.—10:30 p.m.*
  • Cost: $20 members, $25 non-members
  • Location: GCAR, 451 New Karner Road, Albany
  • Instructor: Anthony Gucciardo, Judi Gabler, Miguel Berger, and Rob Cibelli
The event is hosted by the American Marketing Association New York Capital Region chapter at the offices of the Great Capital Association of Realtors (GCAR). This expert panel of realtors, and real estate professionals, will discuss the changing role of the realtor in the age of digital technology. So if you want to find out how the digital age has, and is, changing the marketing of real estate and the role of the realtor, then this panel discussion will be an unmissable part of your day.        

*Breakfast and drinks will be available from 9 AM and the panel discussion will be from 9:30 - 10:30 AM.

 

Registration




Scaling Your Business to the Next Level of Success

  • November 8th:
    Scaling Your Business to the Next Level of Success (9:00 AM)

  • Date: November 8, 2017
  • Time: 9:00am -4:30pm
  • Cost: $95 member cost, $115 non-member
  • Instructor: Carl Schiovone, National Instructor
    • Breaking the failure cycle & Gaining Traction
    • Effective Goal Creation & Management
    • Business Plan Development
    • Time Management Techniques to optimize your performance
  • Credits: 7 hours of CE

Registration


 

Advanced Real Estate Investing Strategies Part 1

  • November 9th:
    Advanced Real Estate Investing Strategies Part 1 (9:00 AM)

  • Date: November 9
  • Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
  • Cost: $85 member cost, $105 Non-member cost
  • Instructor: Carl Schiovone, National Instructor
    • Advanced RE Investment Strategies
    • Specialized Financing & Partnership arrangements
    • Building your Advanced Power Team
    • Property Management Options
    • Business Model Focus
    • Risk Mitigation Strategies
    • Preparing to Sell
    • Action Plan Development
  • Credits: 6 hours of CE

Registration


 

GRI-3 Agency

  • November 15th:
    GRI-3 Agency (8:30 AM)

  • Date: November 15
  • Time: 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Cost: $125 Members / $150 Non-members
  • Location: Greater Capital Association of REALTORS® 451 New Karner Rd. Albany, NY 12205
  • Instructor: Jim Braman, Esq.
  • Credits: 7.5 hours continuing education

Registration


 

Course Development Workshop

  • November 20th:
    Course Development Workshop (9:00 AM)

The only workshop of its kind, designed for those who want to write effective, interactive courses for real estate professionals. From your initial concept to creating a marketing package of your new course, this hands-on session will help you discover how to build an effective learning experience.

 
  • Date: November 20-21
    • Pre-class webinar: November 10 at 10:00am
  • Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Cost: $495 members/$695 Non-members
    • Discount: Take $100 off your tuition if you're an ITI graduate!
  • Location: GCAR, 451 New Karner Rd., Albany
  • Instructor: Roseann Farrow
  • More Information/Registration Form

Online Registration


 

Agency- Whose Side Are You On?

  • December 6th:
    Agency- Whose Side Are You On? (6:00 PM)

  • Date: December 6
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm (lunch provided)
  • Cost: $15 members/$25 Non-members
  • Location: GCAR, 451 New Karner Rd., Albany
  • Instructor: Jill Birdsall, Associate Broker
  • Meets DOS' Law of Agency requirement
  • More information

Online Registration