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    Accredited Buyer's Representative
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    Accredited Land Consultant
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    Accredited Luxury Home Specialist
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    Accredited Seller's Representative
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    Certified International Property Specialist
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    Certified Residential Specialist
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  • SRES
    Seniors Real Estate Specialist


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    e-Pro Certification
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    At Home With Diversity Certification
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    Military Relocation Professional Certification
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    Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) Certification
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    Resort & Second-home Property Specialist
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    Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource

CRS® Designation

Certified Residential Specialist

Certified Residential SpecialistCouncil members represent the top 3 percent of all REALTORS® in the country. With 33,000 members you are immediately connected to a professional network of top producers for best-in-class education, networking, valuable referrals and more.

When you join ranks with the most accomplished agents and brokers in the U.S., you gain the credentials and advanced professional knowledge that commands the trust and attention of you clients and peers. You will set yourself on the path to earning the most prestigious designation in real estate.


There are two paths to the CRS Designation, designed to meet you wherever you are in your career.

60/30/30 Program

  • 60 transactions OR $30M in volume over the most recent/last 3 years AND
  • 30 hours of RRC Education

Pro Program

  • 10+ years as a licensed real estate agent
  • 150 transactions total (OR an average of $1M/year with at least 40 transactions)
  • 16 hours of RRC Education

Requirements : Maintenance : Designation FAQs : Education Credits : Benefits

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