Professional Development Webinars

The MetroTex Webinar & Video Center offers online tools enabling you to learn any time from anywhere. You now have access to cutting-edge topics from the nation’s top real estate minds at your fingertips!

For a list of our upcoming live webinars and online courses visit our calendar

Let’s Clear the Air About Clear Cooperation

In this one-hour webinar MetroTex MLS Committee Chair Derek Westley and MLS Director Cathy Faulkner discuss the Clear Cooperation Policy. Also known as MLS Statement 8.0, the Clear Cooperation Policy is now in effect. It requires listing brokers who are participants in a multiple listing service to submit their listings to the MLS within one business day of marketing the property to the public.

This webinar covers:

1) The Clear Cooperation Policy adopted by NAR in November of 2019

2) The Clear Cooperation Policy as adopted by NTREIS

3) How the Clear Cooperation Policy will be enforced by MetroTex

Dan Imhoff webinar on Federal Business Loan Programs

Dan Imhoff is a Dallas-based commercial banker for Branch Banking & Trust (now Truist Bank).

Dan walks you through an overview of the PPP, how to talk to clients, who qualifies, loan repayment and forgiveness.

Q&A with Dr. Jim Gaines, Chief Economist at the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University

Dr. Jim Gaines, Chief Economist at the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, follows up his webinar Texas Housing: How Broken is the Market? What’s Next? with a Q&A session. (audio only)

Texas Housing: How Broken is the Market? What’s Next?

Texas Housing: How Broken is the Market? What’s Next? with Dr. Jim Gaines, Chief Economist, Real Estate Center at Texas A&M
Originally aired April 30, 2020

Dr. Gaines will talk about the current state of the economy and housing market. How big a hole are we in? How and when will we dig out? Surprisingly, he says, the housing market hasn’t completely collapsed, although it will probably be down for a while.

On Guard Online: Cyber Security Strategies to Keep You Safe

On Guard Online: Cyber Security Strategies to Keep You Safe

In this recorded webinar, Tracey “the Safety Lady” Hawkins discussed best practices for agents to work safely. She also provided four tips to keep you safe in a virtual world, including two you probably haven’t thought of!

What's Next for Texas Real Estate?

What’s Next for Texas Real Estate?
Originally aired May 3, 2020

Economist Dr. Mark Dotzour joined Texas REALTORS® Chairman Cindi Bulla on Monday for a discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on the economy and real estate industry. Hear how the global pandemic could affect property values, sales activity, and demand—and for how long. Get insights on how today’s environment could influence mortgage lending, financial markets, and more.