Real Estate Designations and Certifications
To be a Realtor you must be a member of the National Association of Realtors®, and subscribe to its strict
Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Remember, not all real estate agents are Realtors.
You may check the license status of any California realtor at the California Department of Real Estate website.
Rowena's Salesperson's CalBRE #00913659
BrokerTo become a Broker, you must be 18 years of age, a legal United States resident, have the experience requirement,
complete college-level courses and pass a rigorous state exam. You must be honest and truthful.
Fran's Broker's CalBRE #00966791
Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®)
A Seniors Real Estate Specialist is a Realtor with extensive education and resources to meet the special needs and concerns
of maturing Americans. The Seniors Real Estate Specialist offers a higher level of service for mature home buyers or sellers.
This designation is offered by the California Association of Realtors® and is recognized by the National Association of Realtors.
Learn more about the Seniors Real Estate Specialist
View the SRES® certificate
Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR®)
A designation of the National Association of Realtors and earned through the Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council.
To earn the designation a Realtor must meet comprehensive education and experience criteria.
Learn more about the Accredited Buyer Representative
View the ABR® certificate
Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource Certified (SFR®)
A certification of the National Association of Realtors. To earn the designation a Realtor must complete comprehensive
education courses in short sales, foreclosures and distressed properties.
Learn more about the Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certified realtor
View the SFR® certificate
e-PRO® certified Internet - technology ProfessionalA real estate professional who can employ the latest techniques and services for your benefit, with specialized
technology training needed for critical online realty services. A certification of the National Association of Realtors®.
Learn more about the e-PRO certified real estate agent
View the e-PRO certificate
Accredited Staging Professional ® (ASP ® ) Real Estate Agent
The Accredited Staging Professional Real Estate Agent is among the network of more than 21,000 Real Estate
Agents and professional Home Stagers worldwide who are providing sellers with the knowledge and tools they
need to sell their homes faster and/or for more money in any market.
View the Accredited Staging Professional Real Estate Agent certificate
At Home With Diversity ® Certified
A certification of the National Association of Realtors ® designed to address the issues of diversity, fair housing,
and cultural differences. Valuable training for the real estate professional in today's diverse real estate market.
Learn more about the At Home With Diversity real estate agent
View the At Home with Diversity certificate
EcoBroker Certified ®
This logo is a registered trademark of EcoBroker, certifying that a licensed real estate professional
has satisfied the program's educational requirements and understands the energy and environmental
issues that may affect real estate transactions.
Learn more about the EcoBroker
View the EcoBroker certificate
Transnational Referral Certified (TRC)A Realtor who can market properties worldwide, through the TRC network, and who has been qualified for international
referrals. The certification is offered by by the International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (ICREA).
Your Transnational Referral Certified Realtor has pledged to follow a code of conduct in international business dealings.
Consumer-Certified Real Estate Consultant ® (C-CREC ®)
A real estate professional who focuses on the consumer's needs and deliver cost-effective, results-based solutions.
A designation of the National Association of Real Estate Consultants® (NAREC).
View the C-CREC certificate
Real Estate CyberSpace Specialist (RECS)
The top real estate professionals who specialize in the application of cyberspace tools to maximize their real estate
professionalism and effectiveness to benefit their clients.
View the RECS certificate