Carnes Crossroads Farmers Market

WHAT: The popular Farmers' Market at Carnes Crossroads will start up this spring and summer featuring local produce, food trucks and giveaways. Organizers are now accepting applications for people and groups offering local products such as homemade foods and crafts. The market takes place at the community's Green Barn off U.S. Highway 17A. An open-air venue, the historic barn provides shade while shopping for local produce, baked goods, treats and artisan products. Each week this year, visitors will also be able to purchase fare from a rotating selection of the area’s most popular food trucks. Giveaways and special events are also in store for this summer’s market.

WHEN: 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays (except for July 4)

WHERE: North Main Street between Summerville and Goose Creek

PRICE: Free parking available.

MORE INFO: www.carnescharleston.com

TRID Safely in a Flood of Disclosures

WHAT: The course from Charleston Trident Association of Realtors provides core information on the Truth in Lending Act-Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act integrated disclosures, or TRID; the S.C. Residential Property Condition Disclosure Statement and the National Flood Insurance Program. David Jaffee is the instructor.

WHEN: 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday and 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, May 30.

WHERE: CTAR headquarters, 5006 Wetland Crossing in North Charleston

PRICE: $55 member, $70 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

BIC Duties and Responsibilities

WHAT: This continuing education course is required for brokers-in-charge under the state' s new license law, starting with 2018 renewals. The class covers broker-in-charge duties and responsibilities, where it's stated in the license law and possible penalties for non-compliance. The instructor is Mike Gobin.
 
WHEN: 2-6 p.m. Tuesday
 
WHERE: CTAR office, 5006 Wetland Crossing in North Charleston

PRICE: $55 member, $70 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

Real Estate Finance Today

WHAT: Real estate professionals learn the basics of residential financing, including trends in mortgage lending and types of loan products including new affordable loans, government loans and special programs for the self-employed or borrowers with adverse credit. Mike Gobin is the instructor.
 
WHEN: 2-6 p.m. Wednesday
 
WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing Drive, North Charleston

PRICE: $55 member, $70 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

Lunch and Learn: MUSC and Proposed Community Hospital

WHAT: The gathering offers results of a recently completed Collaborative Health Needs Assessment for the Charleston area and how the Medical University of South Carolina is proposing to address some of the gaps with a community hospital proposed at Nexton.  Access to quality healthcare is of primary interest to all employers and residents. A presentation by David McNair begins at noon. Following the presentation, time will be allowed for questions and comments.

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tuesday May 22 (Lunch sponsored by Nexton at 11:30 a.m.).

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing Drive, North Charleston

PRICE: N/A

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

Ethical Decision-Making: Your Choice

WHAT: Real estate professionals can choose to engage in responsible and morally desirable behavior, they can help people in need, and they can choose to do the right thing. The course points people that direction through an interactive case-study approach to solving dilemmas when the law says you can, but you wonder if you should.

WHEN: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Wednesday May 23

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing in North Charleston

PRICE: $55 member, $70 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

Safeguard Your Clients

WHAT: This course provides licensees with practical steps for safeguarding clients' data & property.

WHEN: 2pm – 4pm Wednesday May 23

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing in North Charleston

PRICE: $30 member, $45 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

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CAA - Electrical Fundamentals Class

WHAT: HD Supply teaches a course on electricity, how it works, and how it is measured as well as the basics on electrical circuits, typical residential wiring, breakers, service box connections, grounding wires and cable color and insulation codes. The class also will go over, safety, American wire gauge and amperage, Office of Safety and Health Administration and basic techniques of electrical troubleshooting.

WHEN: 8:30-11:30 a.m. May 29 (RSVP by May 21).

WHERE: Belfor, 7629 Southrail Road in North Charleston. Seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis.

PRICE: $59 member, $99 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonapartmentassociation.com

Laundry Appliance Repair Class

WHAT: A class from HD Supply offers an introduction and overview of the operation, maintenance and repair of residential grade laundry appliances including clothes washing machines and gas and electric clothes dryers. Other topics include common repairs for each appliance type, testing electrical components with a multi-meter and preventative maintenance.

WHEN: 12:20-3:30 p.m. May 29 (RSVP by May 21).

WHERE: Belfor, 7629 Southrail Road, North Charleston. Seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis.

PRICE: $59 member, $99 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonapartmentassociation.com

CTAR - You Be the Judge and Jury

WHAT: The course focuses on the administrative responsibilities of the Grievance and Professional Standards Committee when reviewing an ethics complaint or arbitration request. The content will make it easy to apply the Code of Ethics to daily real estate practice. A special section has been added on handling arbitration requests.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 30

WHERE: Charleston Trident Association of Realtors, 5006 Wetland Crossing Drive in North Charleston

PRICE: $55 member, $70 nonmember

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com

Property Management Licensing Course

WHAT: This is a 30-hour property management course twice a week for a month.

WHEN: 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays May 31-June 26

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing, North Charleston

PRICE: N/A

MORE INFO: www.charlestonrealtors.com