If you have started a search for a real estate agent, you might have already realized that mostagents tout themselves as experts on a type of property they typically work with—localexperts, lakefront experts, luxury condo experts, etc. There are times when working with aspecialized agent with advanced designations is important.
The National Association of Realtors® offers advanced designations to help consumers choosethe right agent for their needs. Here are just a few certifications that address uniquecircumstances:
• Military Relocation Professional – (MRP): These specialists have been trained onbenefits and programs available for military families, and have expertise in VA funding.
• Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource – (SFR): Navigating the lender requirements forselling a distressed property requires expertise. These agents have been trained to helphomeowners in these situations.
• Green Designations – (GREEN): A GREEN agent can offer information about sustainablebuilding, restoration, remodeling, and energy efficiency standards.
• Accredited Buyer’s Representative – (ABR): Agents with this designation have learnedhow to offer homebuyers superior service.
• Certified Residential Specialist – (CRS): This is the highest credential awarded toresidential agents and guarantees a high level of experience.
• Seniors Real Estate Specialist – (SRES): Agents with this specialized certification arespecially equipped to help senior citizens with their real estate needs.
• Real Estate Negotiation Expert – (RENE): This certification means the agent has takennegotiation classes with NAR and has passed advanced technique training.
Not everyone needs a real estate specialist, but these National Association of Realtors®specialized certifications can help you find the right agent for your unique needs.
Author:Tatiana Mello Phone: 956-242-5130 Dated: January 4th 2021 Views: 101 About Tatiana: ...
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