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Bigger Benefits Await

Earn more than just a designation with ABR®

Gain Access

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The Center for REALTOR® Development, in partnership with NAR, is offering the Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR®) Designation Course (a $295 value), at no cost for all of 2024.

For more information and course dates, please visit become.abr.realtor.

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

  • Every day, I use the skills I learned in the ABR® training.

    Marc Drabkoski, ABR®, CRS, RENE
    Cape May/Southern Atlantic Counties, NJ
    Marc Drabkoski, ABR, CRS, RENE

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

  • Get Ready for Gen Z Buyers

    Baby boomers and millennials have dominated the homebuying conversation in recent years, but Gen Z has “entered the chat.”

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  • Building Your Pipeline

    In light of the current market dynamics and shifting industry norms, it’s critical for buyer agents to prioritize building and nurturing their client pipeline like never before. With severely limited inventory, high interest rates, and high prices, the home search can be a lengthy and uncertain process for many buyers.

    Even if you have a healthy number of buyer-clients you’re currently working with, they may be slower to get to the closing table—if at all!

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