ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Robert M. Sawyer
Instructor • Consultant • Writer • Broker
A real estate professional, possessing substantial knowledge and experience in all aspects of conventional real estate finance, development, brokerage and management.
LICENSED INSTRUCTOR: Teaches numerous continuing education and both licensing courses, having formerly taught real estate at two small colleges.
CONSULTANT: Maintains an active practice advising buyers, sellers, licensees and investors on all facets of real estate and finance. In the past few years Mr. Sawyer has successfully represented many clients with either workout situations or facing foreclosure of their home.
WRITER: Authored, Massachusetts Real Estate Principles, Practices, and Law published by Cengage-South-Western (formerly Thomson). This book is the most comprehensive reference on Massachusetts real estate law and practice published today. Written myriad articles, courses and assembled countless property packages for lenders and developers.
REVIEWER: Massachusetts Real Estate Practice & Law, Seventh Edition, published by Dearborn Real Estate Education.
BROKER: Experienced in all types of conventional real estate transactions as well as significant familiarity with large, complex transactions and assemblages.
ADVISOR: Advisor to Massachusetts Board of Registration for Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons. In this capacity Mr. Sawyer continues to write and edit many of the state-approved continuing education courses.
TEST WRITER: Designated a National Subject Matter Expert by Pearson VUE (Promissor), a nationally recognized leading provider of assessment services to regulatory agencies and national associations, Mr. Sawyer is a member of their National Real Estate Committee. He reviews and critiques the national licensing examination and is periodically contracted to write new test questions for the national licensing exam.
He is also a member of the Massachusetts Item Writing Committee charged with reviewing and writing questions for the Massachusetts state-licensing exam.
EXPERT WITNESS: Qualified expert in many facets of brokerage relationships, license law and real estate finance. Serves as expert witness in relevant litigation matters.
MORTGAGE & CREDIT: Experienced in all types of conventional residential and commercial real estate mortgage loans and credit issues. Mr. Sawyer has continuously arranged residential and commercial mortgage loans for clients for many years.
MEMBER: Real Estate Educators Association (REEA)