Texas Real Estate Post-License SAE Courses Online

Within the first two years of obtaining your Texas real estate license, you must complete 90 hours of Salesperson Apprentice Education (SAE) courses and two 4-hour Legal Update courses.

VanEd makes this simple with our online Texas SAE courses and packages that cover a wide range of topics important in your new real estate career. All SAE and Legal Update courses are approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) under the most current rules, are 100% online, and include instructor support by phone, email, or online Q&A.

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Veteran Discount
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Veteran Discount

All veterans, active duty personnel and their partners receive 10% off any Texas SAE course or package. (GI Bill is not authorized for any online program)

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All Texas SAE / Post-License courses include free eBooks (pdf) of the entire course content. You may print or download and use the eBooks to study offline conveniently.

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TREC Approved

All VanEd Texas SAE courses are approved and meet the latest Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) requirements for course content and online delivery.


Texas Post-License SAE Courses Online

Texas SAE Post-License Packages (a significant discount to the individual SAE courses)



Multi-Course Discounts: Receive 10% OFF when you purchase any two individual TX SAE courses or 20% OFF for any three or more TX SAE courses!

Individual Texas SAE Courses

  • Real Estate Law - No. 0311

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    An overview of Texas real estate law including legal concepts of real estate, land description, real property rights and estates in land, contracts, conveyances, encumbrances, foreclosures, recording procedures and evidence of titles.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Real Estate Brokerage - No. 751

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    NEW! This Texas SAE course meets the new TREC requirements and outline! Covers the practical application of laws, rules and sound business practices for the management, operation and supervision of a real estate brokerage company.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Real Estate Appraisal - No. 211

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    NEW! This Texas SAE course provides an introduction to real estate appraisal for current and prospective real estate salespersons. It includes the central purposes and functions of an appraisal, social and economic determinant of value, appraisal case studies, cost, market data and income approaches to value estimates, final correlations, and reporting.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Real Estate Investments - No. 911

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    In this Texas SAE course students will be exposed to the basics of investment real estate, including investment characteristics, techniques of investment analysis, the concept of time-valued money, discounted and non-discounted investment criteria, the use of leverage in real estate investment, tax shelter aspects of real estate investment and the concept and use of depreciation.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Real Estate Property Management - No. 851

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    An overview of the subject, including the role of the property manager, landlord policies, operational guidelines, leases, lease negotiations, tenant relations, maintenance, reports, habitability laws, and the Fair Housing Act.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • TREC Legal Update 1 - (2018-2019) #33197

    Course Overview

    TREC's mandatory Legal Update I course, effective January 1, 2018, is required continuing education for your Texas Real Estate License renewal.

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    $39

    • Credit: 4 hrs
  • TREC Legal Update 2 - (2018-2019) #33198

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    TREC's mandatory Legal Update II course, effective January 1, 2018, is required continuing education for your Texas Real Estate License renewal.

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    $39

    • Credit: 4 hrs
  • Residential Inspection for Real Estate Agents #1021

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    Includes property condition addendum, inspector and client agreement, tools and procedures, electro-mechanical system (plumbing, heating, air conditioning, appliances, energy saving considerations), and structures (lot and landscape, roofs, chimney, gutters, paved areas, walls, windows and doors, insect damage and storage areas.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs

PLEASE NOTE: The Core courses below are for pre-licensing and DO NOT count towards SAE. They have been included on this page for students that wish to purchase one or two individual Core courses in addition to SAE courses.

Individual Core Courses

  • Principles of Real Estate I - No. 121

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    This 30 hour course forms part of the mandatory education towards licensure as a real estate sales agent in Texas, as required by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). As one of the mandatory pre-licensing courses, this introductory course provides students with an extensive foundational understanding of real estate terminology and professional obligations. This course includes all required elements as well as providing practical applications of each, which puts much of this introductory information into real-world application. Principles is designed to ensure that each student has a full understanding of the terms covered on the national portions of the Texas Real Estate Sales Agent Exam.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Principles of Real Estate II - No. 122

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    This 30 hour course forms part of the mandatory education towards licensure as a real estate salesperson in Texas, as required by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). This course begins with a discussion of real estate mathematics, including prorations, property tax and insurance premiums. The course engages the students on topics of financing and appraisal before introducing the students to investments, leases, property management and title transfer. A detailed examination of land use and specializations is also included. The course concludes with an explanation of closing procedures in a real estate transaction.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Real Estate Finance #451

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    This required CORE course covers all aspects of Real Estate Finance, including The Monetary System, Sources of Money, the Lending Process and Insurance. Students can also expect to examine the most current Legislation and Rules governing Real Estate Finance.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Law of Contracts #1251

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    NEW! This required Law of Contracts CORE course covers the study of contract law in general and real estate contracts in particular.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Law of Agency #1151

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    NEW! Study of the principal and agent relationship, and the law of agency in general, including agency aspects of principal-broker relationship.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs
  • Promulgated Contract Forms #351

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    NEW! This required CORE course covers the unauthorized practice of law, broker-lawyer committee, current promulgated forms, commission rules governing the use of forms, and case studies involving the use of forms. Students will gain a working knowledge of the forms and terminology necessary to deliver properly completed contracts during a Texas real estate transaction.

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    $145

    • Credit: 30 hrs