We are local Minnesota Educators that empower students to achieve their professional real estate goals through practical, engaging, pre-license, and professional development courses for the real estate industry.
Jeanne Johnson is a 30+ year veteran of the real estate business. She began her career as a closer and Realtor®, then became a title abstractor, title examiner, and once again Realtor®. With a passion for real estate, she began to teach and write courses based on her depth of experience. She has been Education Chair for the MN Land Title Assoc. and the National Assoc of Land Title Examiners and Abstractors. She taught for the American Land Title Association and has written courses for Dearborn Real Estate Education, 360 Training, CE Network, and others. She is a Licensed Education Provider for Minnesota and holds both the Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI) Designation and Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO) Certification. She has a passion for real estate and thoroughly enjoys working with students as they advance their careers.

*Affiliated with The Real Estate Learning Group (TRELG) and presented by Jeanne Johnson & Associates LLC, a licensed Minnesota Education Provider – License No. 21022856

Jeanne Johnson

Jeanne Johnson

Your Course Instructor and Author

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30+ years of real estate experience as
  • Real Estate Agent
  • Real Estate Closer
  • Licensed Abstractor
  • Title Insurance Underwriter
  • Title Examiner

Online Real Estate Classes

Available anytime, at your convenience.
Empower yourself and your career by completing the following courses.

We offer the three 30-hour Minnesota Real Estate Salesperson Courses, the Minnesota 8-hour Principles Of Closing – Pre-license Closing Agent Course and Professional Development Courses for Abstractors, Recorders & Real Estate Professionals

Online Real Estate Classes


This course satisfies the state requirement for the 30 hours Salesperson Course 1 Prelicense class. The Real Estate Salesperson’s State Exam must be taken after completion of this Course (and optionally after completing Courses 2 and 3.) But you must affiliate with a Broker and complete Courses 2 and 3 before you begin selling real estate under your Real Estate Broker’s Company license.

Landrecs House

 Principles of Closing (MN Pre-license)


This course is the State approved pre-license course that  includes 8 hours of course study, the ability to print  the closing manual, and the final examination required by the state. The exam requires a proctor, a disinterested 3rd party, who signs a statement saying  you did not use books, notes, etc., to look up answers when taking the examination.

Minnesota Notary Training

Minnesota Notary Training


Here you will learn about the laws, rules, responsibilities, and standards of practice for being a commissioned notary public, as well as tips on how to handle various situations. This is a critical course for Minnesota notaries to understand their role, and limitations as a professional notary or signing agent. The content covers traditional notarization, electronic notarization and remote online notarization.

Online Real Estate Classes

Principles of Abstracting (MN/ Midwest)


Gain a solid working knowledge of abstracting from patent to present. Search all the public offices and indices,  and discover the ins and outs. This class features  preparation material for the state abstractor licensing examinations!

Map of a legal description

Reading and Drawing Legal Descriptions


Learn to follow simple and complex legal descriptions on a survey or map. Draw metes and bounds legal descriptions from written text and identify possible gaps and overlaps. Recognize valid descriptions, 

 Title Exam for Title Insurers (Midwest)


This comprehensive course covers title exam from government patent forward. It showcases the thirty and forty-year laws, along with exceptions that are particularly important when reviewing both residential and commercial properties. 

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Online Real Estate Classes

Principles of Abstracting (National)


Learn the nuts and bolts of searching by gaining an in depth overview of real estate law, the source of title, public indices searched, public and private rights, following a chain of title and dealing with legal descriptions.

Closing the deal

Minnesota Closing Academy

 The Closing Agent Academy teaches you with practical tips, written materials,  videos, exercises, and sample documents, how to build a successful and lucrative Closer/Signing agent business. Not a required course, but a Let’s Get Started, How-to Course.

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Prepare for Exams

Learn to retain key information to help you prepare and pass your licensing exams.

stay up to date

Remain confident as you stay current on state and federal laws and compliance issues.

advance your career

Prepare for specific work or advance your career in the title insurance industry.