Welcome to Tim-Rice.com
This site is designed to assist you in your real estate studies. It follows my text Illinois
Real Estate Principles & Practices. After you read each chapter, log on
to this site. Click on the respective chapter and add a whole new dimension to your
Remember, this site is not an alternative to reading the text. The site makes use of
another medium to bring a greater understanding of real estate and the real estate
Your instructor is the key to your success. Follow your instructor's program and use my
site to supplement your class room experience. Those students in a home study program will
find themselves making extended use of this site.
This site is copyrighted. Only those involved in a real estate course using my
text Illinois Real Estate Principles & Practices can access
the site. See your instructor for the pass word. The pass word changes every month.
Examples & Exhibits
Each of the chapters will have an area for exhibits and forms, e.g., a sales contract,
listing agreement, a copy of a survey or a photo or graphic illustrating a lesson from the
These questions will test you on material that has been on recent exams. The questions are
on the same topics, but are not the same test questions.
Crossword puzzles can be found in
several of the
chapters. If you don't know the vocabulary - you can't begin to answer the question.
The puzzles can be done right on your screen.
There are matching exercises in some of the
chapters. Do the matching exercise right on-line.
Vocabulary flash cards will help learn the new words
associated with real estate.
Gap or fill-in the blank exercises are the toughest of all
exercises. There are gap exercises throughout the site, but pay special
attention to Chapter 16, Illinois Real Estate License Law. The entire chapter is
on the site with many, many blanks to fill.
Useful links will take you directly to another web site
for more information on topics. You'll read about the NAR and the NAREB in the
text, and if you want to know more, use our link to get to their website. Pay
special attention to Chapter 16, Illinois Real Estate License Law. The entire
chapter is on the site with many, many blanks to fill. These exercises are a big
help for passing the Illinois portion of the exam.