Shake up your usual continuing education routine with an exciting new course that explores the history and architecture of the downtown community. Course topics are presented through a combination of classroom instruction with field visits to museums, walking tours, and private tours.
Greenwich Village Transformed:
The Late Nineteenth Century through the Present
22½ Hours - Fall 2014
Wednesdays: October 15, 22, 29
DOS Course Code: C06601
Includes required 3 hours of fair housing instruction
Classes take place in the garden conference room of the historic Neighborhood Preservation Center, conveniently located at 232 East 11th Street bewteen 2nd & 3rd Avenues. See Map
Presented with support from
Frank W. Cronin
Premier Mortgage Consultant
USA Mortgage Sales
1790 Broadway, NY, NY 10019
Taught by a talented and knowledgeable mix of professionals in the field, you will learn about the transformative impact of immigration on Village real estate and zoning, the revolutionary role of urban renewal in mid-century city planning and its backlash, the development of the apartment building as the predominate housing form, and practical tips about working with landmark properties. After walking the Village neighborhoods each afternoon, you’ll end your days with private tours of MacDougal Sullivan Gardens, West Village Houses, and Westbeth Artists’ Residence.
Click here for a full list of course topics.
$185 - GVSHP Members
$235 - All Others (includes membership in GVSHP)
Please read GVSHP’s administrative policy before registering.
Sorry, this course is now sold out. If you would like to be placed on the waitlist, please email us.
Administrative Policies — Please Read
Registration Cancellation/Refund Policies: Cancellations must be received in writing at GVSHP a minimum of three business days prior to the start of the course to receive a refund. A $25 service fee will be assessed on any refunded monies. NO REFUNDS or CREDIT will be given for NO-SHOWS.
Course Cancellation Policy: GVSHP reserves the right to cancel the course if a minimum enrollment of 15 is not met.
Make-Up Policy: Students that miss course hours may make up the time the next time the same course is offered, space permitted. Students must arrange make up hours a minimum of three days prior to the start of the course. GVSHP is not responsible for notifying students in need of make-up hours.
Continuing Education Requirements: All real estate licensees must take 22½ hours of NYS continuing education credits every 2 years in order to maintain their license. Effective for renewals on or after July 1, 2008, the 22½ hours of required continuing education credit must include at least three hours of instruction pertaining to fair housing and/or discrimination in the sale or rental of real property or an interest in real property.
Course Requirements/Completion: No licensed person shall receive credit for any course or course module presented in a class-room setting if he or she is absent from the classroom, during any instructional period, for a period or periods totaling more than 10 percent of the time prescribed for the course. Once the course is completed and all requirements are met, certificates will be sent via mail within 5-10 business days. GVSHP also informs the Department of State upon completion of a course. However, the student is responsible for the renewal of their license with the Department of State.
Admission Policy: The Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation does not base course fees, entrance standards, or standards for successful completion of a course on a student’s race, color, sex, religion, national origin, handicap or familial status.