Professional Memberships

DESIGNATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

CyberStars
CyberStars

Allen Hainge’s CyberStars ™ are an elite national group of 200 Realtors (out of 1.2 million) that are dedicated to providing superior assistance to their clients by enhancing spectacular service with leading edge technology. http://www.afhseminars.com/cyber.htm

EcoBroker
EcoBroker

Ecobrokers are trained in the areas of energy & environmental issues and are certified by Ecobroker International. http://www.ecobroker.com/

Resort & Second-home Property Specialist
Resort & Second-home Property Specialist

REALTORS® specializing in the resort and second-home market. The certification is education-based and REALTORS® gain valuable knowledge to facilitate the buying, selling or management of properties for investment, development, retirement or second homes in a resort, recreational and/or vacation destination. http://www.realtor.org/designations-and-certifications/rsps

Certified Residential Specialist
Certified Residential Specialist

The Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) is the highest Designation awarded to sales associates in the residential sales field. The CRS Designation recognizes professional accomplishments in both experience and education. CRS designees are in the top 5% of all agents nationwide. http://www.crs.com/about_CRS/56

Graduate Realtor Institute
Graduate Realtor Institute

GRI stands for Graduate, REALTOR Institute. The GRI designation is recognized throughout the nation as the standard for real estate professionalism and knowledge. GRI programs provide sound training in the critical skills of the real estate business and provide education in current real estate topics and issues. The GRI designation signifies a dedicated and knowledgeable agent. http://www.realtor.org/griclear.nsf/pages/WhyGRI?opendocument

E-Pro
E-Pro

All e-PRO Internet Professionals are REALTORS® who completed a rigorous certification program endorsed by the National Association of Realtors. Real estate agents and brokers who have earned e-PRO Certification are Internet Professionals who have completed extensive training using the Web. e-PRO Certification means the real estate professional is prepared to employ the latest techniques and services for your benefit, just like you’ve grown to expect from a professional. Working with an e-PRO Certified real estate professional provides both buyers and sellers with high quality, timely information using the resources of the Internet. http://www.epronar.com/about_epro

 

Short Sales Foreclosure Resource
Short Sales Foreclosure Resource

REALTORS® who have earned the SFR Certification know how to help sellers maneuver the complexities of short sales as well as help buyers pursue short sale and foreclosure opportunities. The certification program includes training on how to qualify sellers for short sales, negotiate with lenders, protect buyers, and limit risk. http://realtorsfr.org/about

Certified Distressed Property Expert
Certified Distressed Property Expert

Certified Distressed Property Experts are trained and certified to handle all aspects of distressed property sales http://www.cdpe.com/what-is-a-cdpe

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER

I have made every attempt to provide accurate information but please note that it is in your best interest to independently verify all statements before making any financial decisions or other decisions. All of the information presented here is meant to help you become more aware of real estate and how it works and is not meant to take the place of professional financial or legal advice, which I always recommend.