"Instructor was very knowledgeable and approachable. The (Home Inspection) course was very enlightening, sparked my desire to learn more about the intricacies of the construction, upkeep and safety issues of a good home." Dwight P.
"Instructor was excellent! knowledge, attitude, and charisma made (Real Estate Sales Pre-License) class very interesting and enjoyable. So glad I didn't take class on-line." Catherine L.
"(USPAP 7-Hr Update) Very helpful and beneficial as well as any course I have p participated in at AREA over the past 2 1/2 years." John S .
"Thank you so much for your help. You did a great job getting me ready for the Real Estate Sales Pre-License exam. Kind of excited about scoring a 93.4. Now I'm ready to go to work." John L.
"Very good course ( Home Inspection ). I've been in my own construction company for 20+ years and thought I knew a lot. Shame on me." Louis A.
"I took the license test this Tuesday and got an 84...The ( Appraisal Exam Prep ) review class definitely helped." Jeff N.
"I thought I would let you know..I took the exam last Saturday. Passed it on the first shot - 85. Appraisal Exam Prep was good." Yared Z.
"Extremely informative ( Appraisal Report Writing ). I had been struggling with what was required/expected in each field of the URAR." Daryl C.
"Excellent combination of practical applied experience ( Appraisal Report Writing ) with knowledge. Great trainer - felt like she was a coach. Thank you!" Lawrence M.
"Appraisal Report Writing . Very helpful. I love this company!" Chrissi B.
"Great Course! Anyone who sleeps under a roof needs to take this course. No one should buy, sell, rent or live in a house without taking this ( Home Inspection ) class. I've learned that a home can be a dangerous place." Jessee D.
"I am happy that Southern Poly Tech cancelled the class that I registered for in Feb. I was forced to look for another school and my wife found AREA. This was definitely worth a savings of $650!! Great ( Home Inspection ) class. Raymond D.
"Very informative. I've been in the building industry most of my life and learned a lot from coming to this ( Home Inspection ) class. Great class. I would recommend it to anyone." Michael W.
"This ( Home Inspection ) has been an excellent experience for me. I now know and understand more about a home and the right way it works." Freddie H.
"Very good ( Real Estate Sales ) class. The teacher is very knowledgeable and ready to share his experience." Marietta D.
"Instructor was very thorough with the ( Real Estate Sales ) material. He was efficient in handling everyone's questions...stayed on track... There is a lot of material and as a student you have to stay focused. It was great, just very challenging." Satari F.
"Excellent class ( Field Inspection ) ...loved the instructor. Hopefully I'll be able to attend the entire Home Inspection class in the future...One can always learn more!" Cindy G.
"Most helpful of all CE classes ( Appraisal Report Writing ) in last 2 years!" Yvonne M.
"I just wanted to thank you for all the help you gave me. I took the State Certified Residential Appraiser test today. I am now a State Certified Residential Real Property Appraiser! Thanks again," Susie N.
"I wanted to thank AREA for a great ( Appraisal ) experience in hopefully what will become a rewarding career change for me. I am looking forward to further courses you have listed. I enjoyed the learning experience and appreciated the professional conduct and high standard of the school. Thanks again," Ted S .
"Great addition of material ( New Skills for Real Estate Agents ) that was not covered in detail at my pre-license school. The instructor made the material much easier to understand. Would like to take other CE courses at AREA." Michael P.
" Excellent. I have been in the construction business for 45 years. I needed the inspection training to know what to look for, how to find it, and what causes were. This ( Home Inspection ) course has given me the knowledge I lacked to recognize and report problems in an orderly process." William W.
"Very informative course ( Appraisal Techniques ) for new appraisers. I learned a lot and look forward to attending more courses." Bernard U.
"Looking back now, the Appraisal Class went very quickly...All the materials, instruction, and examples that AREA provided make it possible to retain so much in a relatively short period of time. Great job done by all." Charlotte L.
"As of this email I have completed six Home Inspections and have three more scheduled, I'm offering technical advice on a basement that is under construction and previewed a townhouse. I have a big smile everyday as I enjoy what I do...Thanks" Milton G.
"Just wanted you both to know that I passed the test yesterday!! ( Appraisal Licensed State Exam ). Must be great instruction as I have passed all of the tests on the first attempt. Couldn't have done it without your help." Pat C.
"I passed ( Appraisal Certified State Exam ). This was the first state exam I have taken because I skipped license...Most people I know took it 2 or 3 times...I do appreciate your classes, if it weren't for me taking them then I obviously wouldn't have passed. Thanks." Kelley C.
"I have truly enjoyed the entire Appraisal class. Look forward to taking the sales class in the near future." Blake H.
"Excellent class. The USPAP Case Studies were very beneficial. Great classroom setting - One of the best I have been to in years." Maureen M.
"Very clear, understandable and fun. Fantastic explanation of course ( Real Estate Sales ) material". Sergey P.
"Very informative on the reality of Real Estate Sales . Not just teaching book information but real life situations." Delana K.
"...things have grown so fast and we are so busy but not a day goes by that I don't have to stop and think, hey, yeah, we covered that in class. I know what to do about that. I want to thank you for being so thorough. I think you gave us more practical skills for us to use once out in the field...I find myself utilizing many of the things learned in class. I recommend your school to anyone who truly wants to learn and enter this exciting field of real estate Appraising ." Nicki T.
" I just want to let you know how grateful I am for taking your class. I believe you offer more practical skills for the appraiser then other schools. After a short training period with my company I have been working steadily (from day one after receiving my certification) utilizing many of the things you taught in class. The owner of my company reviews my appraisals and she appreciates the quality of my work. I would recommend you and this class to anyone wanting to get into the Real Property Appraisal Field ". Scott R.
" Please tell Dick how his teaching, patience, and willingness to help the student, impacted me, in not just memorizing, but actually needing and wanting to learn!" William E.
" I want to thank you for doing such a great job with us and being so thorough teaching our Appraisal class. You've ignited a passion and professionalism in me for the business, beyond anything I expected. For that, I am very grateful. I've done about 25 appraisals now, and have had 12 go into review and come out without any conditions. THANKS." Bill F.
" Within two or three weeks of finishing your ( Home Inspection ) class, I had generated enough revenue to keep an honest man from looking for a real job...The most difficult part for me was "How do I market myself?" Once that was out of the way, the demand for service was definitely there. I'm in fact already trying to decide whether or not to expand my business...For this I owe you a debt of gratitude. " Robert L.
" Again, thank you for such an awesome Home Inspection Class. I thoroughly enjoyed the class and benefited greatly from it." Regina T.
" Thanks for jumping in and getting our info entered on such short notice! It is reassuring to know that you and Dick are so willing to support your students ." Grace C.
" Hello Dick, good to hear form you again. I am presently doing Home Inspections and enjoying it. To be honest if has taken over my Real Estate Business ." Columbus J.
" I really enjoyed the FHA class and learned a lot. My wife and I both passed our FHA test the following day and it only took about 20 mins...We enjoyed taking your class and look forward to taking more classes from you, once more, thank you for your help." Rusty and Carol L.
" Just wanted you to know that I took the ( Appraisal License ) test yesterday. I finished in 1 hour and I passed. I got an 84 on the test. I could not have done it without your help, the class was terrific ." Trudy J.
" Again, thanks for the quick response. It's nice to know there's an Appraiser of your knowledge and experience that takes the time to help his students ." Debra B.
" I successfully completed the exam to get my Appraiser's License and I would like to thank you for your excellent help with the Prep Course ." Joe S.