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ABR® Live Virtual Course, June 7-8

Begin Your Journey With the ABR® Live Virtual Course

Explore every aspect of residential real estate transactions from a buyer's perspective and be well on your way to earning your Accredited Buyer's Representative® designation. The Live Virtual Course includes the most up-to-date information and research relevant to the current housing market. Learn more and register today.

Cost: $169

The ABR® Advantage

Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR®) designees advocate for homebuyers and are recognized as distinguished agents in the industry. When you earn the designation, you receive benefits that will help advance your brand, business, and network.

Global Connections

Global Connections for ABR® designees

Join our international network to exchange expert advice, best practices, referrals and more.

Extended Benefits to Agents and Brokers

Agent and broker benefits

See the resources we provide that enable both agents and brokers to thrive.

Specialized Education

Specialized training as an ABR® designee

Experience continuous opportunities to expand your current industry knowledge.

Hear for yourself

  • I absolutely love helping buyers find the right property and helping them turn their home buying dreams into realities.

    Rachel Sheller, ABR®, CRS, GRI, SRES®
    Portland, OR
    Rachel Sheller, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES

ABR® Benefits Snapshot

Today’s Buyer’s Rep

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Monthly newsletter delivers buyer-centric tips and resources.

ABR® Referrals & Networking Group

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Where ABR® designees share referrals and best practices.

TBR HotSheet

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A weekly scan of online stories and resources delivered by email.

Homebuyer's Toolkit

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A 10-step reference guide, helpful for first time buyers and repeat buyers alike.

Marketing Materials

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Professionally designed and customizable brochures, flyers, postcards, and more aimed at different types of buyers.

Member News

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