Dearborn Real Estate Education Launches DearbornRE.com; Comprehensive Resources and Products for Real Estate Educators and Professionals

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Dearborn Real Estate Education

    CHICAGO, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Dearborn Real Estate Education, A Kaplan
 Professional Company and one of the nation's largest real estate publishers
 providing prelicensing and continuing education training materials, has
 launched its new Web site, http://www.DearbornRE.com. The enhanced Web site
 provides real estate educators and professionals with a wealth of real estate
 education resources, exam preparation and continuing education products,
 industry news and links to career information. In addition, the new site
 features REcampus, a virtual real estate campus with an online bookstore and
 online courses that can be customized to suit a particular organization or
 association.
     Dearborn Real Estate Education, formerly known as Real Estate Education
 Company, has long been well-known to instructors and professionals. For more
 than 40 years, real estate educators have turned to Dearborn to obtain the
 most up-to-date training tools needed to help students nationwide launch and
 maintain successful real estate careers. Prepared by leading experts in the
 field, Dearborn's diverse line of prelicensing materials, exam preparation,
 and continuing education products are available in print, software, and
 online. The new Web site is the portal to all of Dearborn's resources and
 products for real estate educators and professionals.
     "Our nationally-recognized team of authors and editors understand the laws
 and rules of each state and create products that communicate regulatory
 changes in easy to understand language that makes teaching easier," said Roy
 Lipner, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Dearborn Real Estate
 Education. "We are currently enhancing our product line to further meet the
 state-specific needs of educators nationwide. By Summer 2001 we will be the
 only real estate publisher offering state-specific exam prep products in print
 and online for all 50 states."
     Real estate educators who visit DearbornRE.com will find new and enhanced
 features including:
 
     Real Estate Educators Section
     *  Easy to view comprehensive product lines for prelicensing, exam
        preparation and continuing education
 
     *  New exam prep products for all 50 states in print, software and online
 
     *  New State-Specific Exam Prep Booklets, Online State-Specific Exam Prep,
        and Experior Exam Prep
 
     *  Exam prep products with specific test-style questions that mirror the
        ASI, AMP, PSI, and Experior exams
 
     *  A complete line of continuing education products with ARELLO (The
        Association of Real Estate License Law Officials) approval for high
        quality distance learning products, an important standard for state
        regulators and education providers
 
     *  Instructor Resource section where educators will find supplemental
        course reference materials including instructor manuals with testbanks,
        prepared exams and answer keys, as well as presentations that can be
        used in the classroom to enhance instruction
 
     REcampus Section
     *  A virtual real estate campus that complements a real estate
        organization's or association's existing Web site, REcampus can be
        customized to reflect company identity with name and logo
 
     *  Educators' students and members can take online courses and shop one of
        the largest online real estate bookstores through REcampus
 
     Industry News Section
     *  Contains articles on laws that impact licensing and CE requirements,
        new product certification announcements, and other topics affecting
        real estate education and training
 
     Other Sections for real estate professionals and those interested in
     starting a career in real estate
     *  Web links to professional associations for easy access
 
     *  A complete listing of state commission offices
 
     *  State-by-state lists of CE requirements
 
     *  Virtual nationwide map of Dearborn Real Estate Education's REcampus
        partner schools offering online courses
 
     Kaplan Professional (http://www.kaplanprofessional.com) is a division of
 Kaplan, Inc., a leading provider of educational and career services, that
 provides licensing and continuing education training, certification, and
 professional development courses for securities, insurance, financial
 services, legal, IT, and real estate professionals and corporations. Offering
 an array of educational tools, from on-site training and classroom instruction
 to nearly 200 online courses and programs, Kaplan Professional serves
 professionals who must maintain licenses and comply with regulatory mandates
 despite busy travel schedules and work obligations. In addition, Kaplan
 Professional provides solutions to businesses to satisfy regulatory mandates
 for tracking and compliance. In addition to Dearborn Real Estate Education,
 the Kaplan Professional Companies include Dearborn, Dearborn Trade Publishing,
 Kaplan Professional Real Estate Schools, Perfect Access Speer, Schweser Study
 Program, Self Test Software, and Call Center Solutions.
     Note to Editors: Kaplan, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The
 Washington Post Company (NYSE:   WPO)
 
 

SOURCE Dearborn Real Estate Education
    CHICAGO, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Dearborn Real Estate Education, A Kaplan
 Professional Company and one of the nation's largest real estate publishers
 providing prelicensing and continuing education training materials, has
 launched its new Web site, http://www.DearbornRE.com. The enhanced Web site
 provides real estate educators and professionals with a wealth of real estate
 education resources, exam preparation and continuing education products,
 industry news and links to career information. In addition, the new site
 features REcampus, a virtual real estate campus with an online bookstore and
 online courses that can be customized to suit a particular organization or
 association.
     Dearborn Real Estate Education, formerly known as Real Estate Education
 Company, has long been well-known to instructors and professionals. For more
 than 40 years, real estate educators have turned to Dearborn to obtain the
 most up-to-date training tools needed to help students nationwide launch and
 maintain successful real estate careers. Prepared by leading experts in the
 field, Dearborn's diverse line of prelicensing materials, exam preparation,
 and continuing education products are available in print, software, and
 online. The new Web site is the portal to all of Dearborn's resources and
 products for real estate educators and professionals.
     "Our nationally-recognized team of authors and editors understand the laws
 and rules of each state and create products that communicate regulatory
 changes in easy to understand language that makes teaching easier," said Roy
 Lipner, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Dearborn Real Estate
 Education. "We are currently enhancing our product line to further meet the
 state-specific needs of educators nationwide. By Summer 2001 we will be the
 only real estate publisher offering state-specific exam prep products in print
 and online for all 50 states."
     Real estate educators who visit DearbornRE.com will find new and enhanced
 features including:
 
     Real Estate Educators Section
     *  Easy to view comprehensive product lines for prelicensing, exam
        preparation and continuing education
 
     *  New exam prep products for all 50 states in print, software and online
 
     *  New State-Specific Exam Prep Booklets, Online State-Specific Exam Prep,
        and Experior Exam Prep
 
     *  Exam prep products with specific test-style questions that mirror the
        ASI, AMP, PSI, and Experior exams
 
     *  A complete line of continuing education products with ARELLO (The
        Association of Real Estate License Law Officials) approval for high
        quality distance learning products, an important standard for state
        regulators and education providers
 
     *  Instructor Resource section where educators will find supplemental
        course reference materials including instructor manuals with testbanks,
        prepared exams and answer keys, as well as presentations that can be
        used in the classroom to enhance instruction
 
     REcampus Section
     *  A virtual real estate campus that complements a real estate
        organization's or association's existing Web site, REcampus can be
        customized to reflect company identity with name and logo
 
     *  Educators' students and members can take online courses and shop one of
        the largest online real estate bookstores through REcampus
 
     Industry News Section
     *  Contains articles on laws that impact licensing and CE requirements,
        new product certification announcements, and other topics affecting
        real estate education and training
 
     Other Sections for real estate professionals and those interested in
     starting a career in real estate
     *  Web links to professional associations for easy access
 
     *  A complete listing of state commission offices
 
     *  State-by-state lists of CE requirements
 
     *  Virtual nationwide map of Dearborn Real Estate Education's REcampus
        partner schools offering online courses
 
     Kaplan Professional (http://www.kaplanprofessional.com) is a division of
 Kaplan, Inc., a leading provider of educational and career services, that
 provides licensing and continuing education training, certification, and
 professional development courses for securities, insurance, financial
 services, legal, IT, and real estate professionals and corporations. Offering
 an array of educational tools, from on-site training and classroom instruction
 to nearly 200 online courses and programs, Kaplan Professional serves
 professionals who must maintain licenses and comply with regulatory mandates
 despite busy travel schedules and work obligations. In addition, Kaplan
 Professional provides solutions to businesses to satisfy regulatory mandates
 for tracking and compliance. In addition to Dearborn Real Estate Education,
 the Kaplan Professional Companies include Dearborn, Dearborn Trade Publishing,
 Kaplan Professional Real Estate Schools, Perfect Access Speer, Schweser Study
 Program, Self Test Software, and Call Center Solutions.
     Note to Editors: Kaplan, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The
 Washington Post Company (NYSE:   WPO)
 
 SOURCE  Dearborn Real Estate Education