Legal Aspects of Real Estate

Course Description

This course examines California real property laws with an emphasis on their practical application. Topics include the sources of real estate law, classes of property, fixtures, easements, estates or interest in real property, contracts of sale, covenants, conditions, and restrictions. This course is applied to the educational requirements of the California Real Estate Salesperson and Broker license examinations. See for current license requirements.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
13160 REST 52A 61Z ······· TBA-TBA Sam Kiamanesh ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2024-07-01 to 2024-08-09.
REST-052A-61Z: Fully ONLINE. This credit class mirrors the noncredit class of the same number (REST 52A mirrors REST 352A), therefore the course descriptions are the same. Both the credit and noncredit version of this course can be applied toward the educational requirements of the California Real Estate Salesperson and Broker license examinations. For information about noncredit classes access . This online class does not have scheduled meetings. Students can log in anytime to complete the required weekly course work. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: . The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at .

Course Details

4 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 4
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

  • ESL D272. and ESL D273., or ESL D472. and ESL D473., or eligibility for EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
  • Elementary algebra or equivalent (or higher), or appropriate placement beyond elementary algebra
  • REST D050.
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