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ATTENTION: Due to inclement weather, daytime and evening classes on Thursday (January 18) have been canceled. Our office remains open for regular business hours should you need any assistance or have any questions; please call 504-456-1785 or toll-free 1-800-257-2741.


Obtain And Maintain Flood Insurance

As a result of flooding events over the past several years, many families and communities are all too familiar with the concept of flooding and [...]

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Broker Mandatory Dates Added Across Louisiana

The broker mandatory course is a unique one-time requirement for all licensed Louisiana real estate brokers. In addition to the normal mandatory continuing education course, [...]

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Inclement Weather Update

Here at Donaldson, we do our absolute best to make sure our classes go on as scheduled. However, we all know the reality of the [...]

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News: Flood Insurance Reform Bill Reaches Key Agreements

WASHINGTON - Flood insurance reform is an ongoing issue on the national stage.  The current flood insurance program expires on September 30, 2017. Here is the [...]

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New Law Makes Practicing Real Estate without a License a Crime

  New Law Makes Practicing without a License a Crime A new real estate law in Louisiana strengthens the penalties for unlawful real estate activities. [...]

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Advertising Fines Raised on Real Estate Agents

Advertising Fines Raised on Lousiana Real Estate Agents A big change is coming for real estate licensees in Louisiana as the LREC has adopted new policy concerning advertising [...]

Donaldson Educational Services




Donaldson Real Estate School was originally founded in 1974 by our beloved founder, C. Fred Donaldson. His passion was education and fair access to all, a mission we still strive to obtain each and every day. Followed by his son Keith Donaldson in 1980, Donaldson continued to grow as an real estate educational resource in the Louisiana market. Adding professions such as insurance, mortgage, and home inspection to its already popular real estate school and appraisal programs showed that Donaldson could maintain its quality and spread its mission to professionals in a wide variety of industries. Read More

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