Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Finance & Law Classes

Finance and Law Classes

Principles of Landlord/Tenant Law
Covers oral and written leases, landlord and tenant duties, the Pennsylvania Landlord and Tenant Act, and breaches of lease and eviction procedures. Also reviews Pennsylvania escrow-deposit requirements, a form lease with the plain-language requirements, and amendments to the federal Fair Housing Act.

LSP 2365 / Length: 3 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $45; Non-Sponsoring $65

CRN 1022 Monday
April 1
6-9 p.m. Exton
CRN 1299 Monday
April 29
6-9 p.m. Marple
First-Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home represents a major financial commitment and provides a great sense of pride in owning your own home. Join us to explore the reasons for buying and how to navigate the overall process of searching for, negotiating, and closing the purchase of your first home.

LSP 5894 / Length: 6 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $39; Non-Sponsoring $59

CRN 1739 Wednesday
March 27
6-9 p.m. Marple
Estate Planning for Baby Boomers

Don’t leave a mess for your heirs. Presented by an estates attorney with a Master of Law in Taxation, learn how prepare your estate properly in the case of disability or death. Note: This class is not eligible for College Over 60.

LSP 5899/ Length: 2 hours

Cost: $39

CRN 2213 Tuesday
April 23
7-9 p.m. Marple
Real Estate Taxes & Appeal Process

With the pending countywide reassessment of Delaware County, which will impact every property owner, do you need some help with understanding the changes? During this session you will gain a basic overview of your real estate taxes, assessment, and the assessment appeal process.

LSP 5909 / Length: 2 hours

Cost: Sponsoring $29; Non-Sponsoring $49

CRN 2781 Monday
April 15
7-9 p.m. Marple

Social Security: When to Collect?
At what age should you begin to collect Social Security benefits? How does working in your retirement affect your benefit? Discuss how to make the big decision, learn strategies to maximize your benefit, and learn how working in retirement can affect your decision.

LSP 5707 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: $39

CRN 2486 Thursday
December 6
7-9 p.m. Exton
CRN 1322 Thursday
February 21
7-9 p.m. Marple
CRN 2755 Thursday
April 4
7-9 p.m. Exton

Empty Nesters
Designed to help Seniors plan to move on to the next phase of life. The children are grown, and mom and dad no longer need that large, multi-story house with a big yard and ongoing maintenance. Learn about resources and housing options to consider, and help put true priorities in order.

LSP 5895 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $29; Non-Sponsoring $49

CRN 1740 Wednesday
February 13
6-8 p.m. Marple
Selling or Buying Your Home

An experienced real estate lawyer explains the forms your real estate agent will use (listing contract, agreement of sale, title report, and settlement sheet). Additionally, we will discuss the home sale/purchase process, as well as how to work with the agent.

LSP 5908 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: Sponsring $29; Non-Sponsoring $49

CRN 2780 Monday
April 8
7-9 p.m. Marple