Provider Name: Northwest Louisiana Association Of Realtors
Address: 2036 E. 70th Street Shreveport, La 71105
Phone Number: (318) 797-0054

Course Summary

2018 Mandatory - Real Estate Best Practices

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Format: Classroom
Hours: 4.00
Price: Varies

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Agency Approval

Agency Approval Course Number Expiration
Louisiana Real Estate Commission 0119 12/31/2020


Ben Dowis

Ben Dowis is a licensed Associate Broker, Manager with Century 21 Elite in Shreveport/Bossier City, He is a LREC certified instructor. Ben is the owner and operator of Adams Real Estate Institute, located in Northwest Louisiana. Ben has been licensed in Louisiana Since 1988. Licensed as a broker in 1997 and has managed multiple offices both in and outside of the state of Louisiana. He obtained his instructor license in 2001, presenting courses in contract, agency, professional ethics, fair housing, The REALTOR code of ethics, Louisiana license law and rules and regulations. Ben is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Association of realtors, The Louisiana Realtors serving as the Region I VP 2017. Ben was born in Orlando, Florida he moved to Louisiana courtesy of the United State Air Force in 1981 where he served as an Instructor Defensive aerial gunner on B-52s. Ben is a graduate of the USAF noncommissioned officer's leadership school, The Instructor Training Institute and the recipient of the Jimmy L. Blackman military training award.

Curtis Wright

Curtis A. Wright, Sr. is a REALTOR® with the National Association of REALTORS® and a Realtist with the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) with over 19 years of real estate experience.

Curtis is the owner and broker of Curtropolis Realty Services serving seven Northwest Louisiana parishes in residential, commercial and investment properties. He is a Louisiana licensed instructor teaching continuing education, pre-licensing and post licensing real estate as well as first-time homebuyer training. He is a motivational speaker and the host and producer of a real estate radio talk show “Talk Real Estate with Curtis” in Shreveport, Louisiana on 1300AM, KSYB.

Curtis is an active member of the Northwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS® and twice served as association president in 2007 & 2011. He is the recipient of the prestigious Northwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS®, 2007 REALTOR® of the Year Award. His work at the state level of the Louisiana REALTORS® includes serving on the board of directors, the executive committee as Louisiana REALTORS® Division Director for Professional Conduct and is the Louisiana REALTORS® 2014 Secretary- Treasurer. He serves on the National Association of REALTORS® Housing Opportunity Committee.

Curtis is a 24 year veteran of the United States Air Force serving all over the world including the Vietnam conflict and Operation Desert Storm.

Curtis has been involved with Special Olympics, Toastmasters, Habitat for Humanity and volunteers to deliver fans and holiday meals to people throughout our communities.

Curtis enjoys playing racquetball, chess, pinochle and watching football and basketball.

GOAL: To be an excellent, exciting and trusted motivational speaker, trainer, real estate professional and man.



By Shawna Roche on 12/28/2018


By Liping Collucci on 12/27/2018

Excellent topic and I think it is very important for all licensee update their knowledge.


By Diane Egans on 12/27/2018

Good information.


By Patricia Cairns on 11/15/2018

Curtis was excellent!


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By Michael Hollier on 11/14/2018

Curtis was a phenomenal instructor. He was able to keep everyone's attention with his ability to use humor and seriousness to get a point across to the class. He made each of the points relevant to today's environment for realtors.


By Jonathan Van Tassel on 10/19/2018

All of the information in this course was relevant but we need far more courses for the semi-neophyte commercial agent.


By Daniel Perdue on 10/16/2018

The speaker was knowledgeable about the subject matter and kept us entertained.


By Harold Petteway on 10/16/2018

Excellent student material and outstanding presentation by Mr. Wright


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