Many of the wealthiest families in the world build their wealth through real estate. By having someone in the family with the training and vision to take the plunge into this lucrative industry, families are transformed for generations to come.
In this powerful program, Dr Boyce Watkins gives your child the tools for understanding real estate. This puts them ahead of most adults, and also allows them to see themselves as investors at an early age. The concepts are communicated in animated, easy-to-understand videos, that allow your child to learn along with the entire family.
After going through this material, your child will then have an understanding of real estate that exceeds the average American adult. In fact, they will be able to walk through an entire real estate transaction, understanding key terms and contracts. They will also be positioned to become wealth builders in adulthood, due to exposure to these concepts at a very early age.
In this new program, your child will walk away understanding the following concepts:
I love to learn. I love to teach.. I never presume that I know everything, since the key to knowledge is understanding how little you actually know. But my goal is to give information, insights and perspectives that allow you to broaden your thinking and to realize all that is possible.
My PhD is in Finance, which I obtained from The Ohio State University. My masters degrees are in Mathematics and Statistics, which I earned at The University of Kentucky. I also received BA and BS degrees with a triple major in Finance, Economics and Business Management from The University of Kentucky.
I have been on the faculty at Syracuse University since 2001. Before that, I taught classes at The University of Rochester, The Ohio State University, Indiana University and The University of Kentucky. I've been teaching at the college level since I was 22 years old, and have mostly taught classes in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics and Finance.
I am the author of the following books: "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about College," "What if George Bush were a Black Man?", "Financial Lovemaking 101: Merging Assets with Your Partner in Ways that Feel Good," and "Black American Money."
Finally, I am the founder of the Your Black World Coalition, an organization and independent media outlet with over half a million subscribers worldwide. We have played a role in confronting destructive hip-hop music, and have also led campaigns on various civil rights issues in the African American community.
StartWhat are Real Estate Agents and what do they do? (2:21)
StartWhat does it mean to list a property? (2:10)
PreviewWhat is a closing? (1:35)
StartWhat is a down payment? (2:06)
StartClosing Costs explained - why they are important for anyone seeking to buy property (2:12)
StartSelf-Study Quiz for Module #1