The Ryan Real Estate Group offers the following classes on real estate investing. 
 
Successful Real Estate Investing
Learn how to research and evaluate properties, buy properties below market value and turn properties into profits.  Topics covered will include; how to bid on HUD and foreclosure properties, estimating rehab costs, obtaining a loan, types of loans available, methods investors use to find investment properties, creative exit strategies for investors, as well as tax benefits of owning investment property.
 
Location: Collin County Community College
                
Dates:    2/03/16 - 2/24/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center 
              4/06/16 - 4/27/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center
              6/01/16 - 6/22/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center 
              8/03/16 - 8/24/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center
              9/07/16 - 9/28/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center  
             11/01/16 - 11/30/16 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center  
             2/01/17 - 2/22/17 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center 
             4/05/17 - 4/26/17 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center
                       
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Is a Career in Real Estate for You?
Learn just the facts and not the fluff on becoming a Real Estate Agent.  Learn the educational and financial requirements, the timeframe to success, the real costs involved, etc.
 
Location: Collin County Community College
                
Dates:    09/02/15 - 09/23/15 (4 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30) - Plano Courtyard Center

Real Estate Investment Fundamentals
Learn how to research and evaluate properties, buy properties below market value and turn properties into profits. Learn techniques for a step by step approach including methods of researching to locate available properties, evaluating profit potential of properties, and buying properties below market value.  Topics include: how to bid on HUD and foreclosure properties, estimating rehab costs, loans, methods used to find distressed properties, creative exit strategies, as well as tax benefits of owning investment property.  Discussions will include specific areas in North Texas.
 
Location: University of Texas Arlington
                
Dates:   10/27/2015 - 11/10/2015 (3 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30)
              05/03/2016 - 05/17/2016 (3 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30)  
              10/11/2016 - 10/25/2016 (3 Week Class 6:30 - 9:30)
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Successful Real Estate Investing
Learn how to research and evaluate properties, buy properties below market value and turn properties into profits.  Topics covered will include; how to bid on HUD and foreclosure properties, estimating rehab costs, obtaining a loan, types of loans available, methods investors use to find investment properties, creative exit strategies for investors, as well as tax benefits of owning investment property.
 
Location: North Central Texas College
               Corinth Campus
               1500 North Corinth St.
               Corinth, TX 76208
               940-498-6282 
 
Dates:     TBD
 
Click here for online Listings and registration.
 
Location: North Central Texas College
               Little Elm High School
               1900 Walker Ln.
               Little Elm, TX 75068
               972-292-1840 
 
Dates:     TBD 
Click here for online Listings and registration.
 
Successful Real Estate Investing
Learn how to research and evaluate properties, buy properties below market value and turn properties into profits.  Topics covered will include; how to bid on HUD and foreclosure properties, estimating rehab costs, obtaining a loan, types of loans available, methods investors use to find investment properties, creative exit strategies for investors, as well as tax benefits of owning investment property.
 
Location: Tarrant County Community College
                828 Harwood Rd.
                Hurst, TX 76054
                817-515-8223
 
Dates:      TBD (4 Night Class) 
               
                
Click here for online Listings and registration.
 
 
  
         
How to Find, Analyze & Buy HUD Homes
Get the answers to the most frequently asked questions about buying HUD homes.  Learn the advantages and disadvantages of buying HUD homes.  Learn how a home becomes a HUD home, how to track HUD properties, submit bids, and review HUD contracts and buying process.
 
Location:  Foreclosure Listing Service, Inc
                4851 Keller Springs Rd. Suite 219
                Addison, TX 75001
 
Dates:      To Be Determined
 
What People are Saying About the Class
Here are a few comments from class participants...
 
~First I want to say how much I enjoyed the class that you gave at Collin County Community College.  It gave me a lot of good insight....which was exactly my intentions when I enrolled.  So again, mission accomplished.  A second criterion was to put myself in contact with some good, reputable people that could be of assistance to me when I am ready to make a purchase.  Again, mission accomplished.  I am looking forward to working along with you to find a house for me and my son.  ~ Susan 
 
~The practical knowledge brought into the course was absolutely excellent.  ~Byron
 
~I gained a lot of knowledge about the topic.  Liked the relaxed atmosphere and positive ambiance and energy of the team.  ~Bauo
 
~The instructor gave a lot of real-life examples to help students relate and presented informational speakers at each class.
 
~Instructor shared real-world examples and to the minute information on the real estate market.
 
~What I liked best was being able to tap into the obvious expertise of the instructors and guest
speakers. ~Jackie
 
~What I like best is that they are passionate and really concerned about what they are sharing. 
 
~Thanks again for the great information in the class.  Please include me on the home listings you send out and let me know when you put in motion any of the investment club ideas you
mentioned.  ~Scott
 
~Instructor has excellent subject knowledge, a great sense of humor, great information and he made it fun.
 
~I liked the high energy and enthusiasm of Jim about real estate investing and how easy he made it for class participation.  I especially enjoyed our guest speakers each week.
 
~Jim is a very engaging speaker.  He gave a lot of real world advice based on his experiences in the business.
 
For additional information on classes, please call Jim Ryan at 972-979-1231 or the office at 469-429-0160.