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 1056 Monday
September 17
6-9 p.m. Exton
CRN 1747 Monday
August 13
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 2478 Wednesday
September 12
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 2488 Tuesday
October 9
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 2508 Monday
October 22
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 1055 Thursday
October 18
7-9 p.m. Marple
CRN 2486 Thursday
December 6
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 1427 Wednesday
October 3
6-8 p.m. Marple
Buying Or Selling 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 2507 Monday
October 15
7-9 p.m. Marple