Business Specialties


The ABR® Designation: For Real Estate Buyer Agents

The Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation is designed for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients. When you decide to earn your ABR®, you gain:

  • Valuable real estate education that elevates your skills and knowledge in the eyes of home buyers.
  • Ongoing specialized information, programs and updates that help you stay on top of the issues and trends in successfully representing home buyers.
  • Access to REBAC members-only marketing tools and resources, which provide an additional competitive edge.

ABR® designation requirements are listed here.


The Council of Residential Specialists is the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, with its headquarters in Chicago, IL. It is composed of nearly 40,000 Certified Residential Specialists (CRS) Designees and Candidates/General Members. The association was created to attract and retain those REALTORS® seeking the knowledge, tools and relationship-building opportunities needed to maximize their income and professionalism in residential real estate.


The RCA of Oklahoma, the Commercial Division of the Oklahoma Association of REALTORS®, is the premier business and real estate resource for REALTORS®, real estate licensees specializing in commercial real estate and the general public seeking information on Oklahoma properties. It further provides information on Oklahoma commercial REALTORS®, economic development, demographics, education and legislation. The RCA of Oklahoma is truly the Voice of Commercial Real Estate in Oklahoma.

 

The RCA of Oklahoma is committed to providing RCA of Oklahoma members with business tools, current information, education, advocacy and networking opportunities focused on their professional success.


Land Experts Reaching for Excellence

The REALTORS® Land Institute is an affiliate of the over million-member National Association of REALTORS®. It is the only branch of the REALTOR® family focused on land brokerage transactions of farms and ranches, undeveloped tracts of land, transitional and development land, subdivision and wholesaling of lots, and site selection and assemblage of land parcels.


REALTOR® Family Designations & Certifications

The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and its affiliated Institutes, Societies, and Councils provide a wide-range of programs and services that assist members in increasing skills, proficiency, and knowledge. Designations and certifications acknowledging experience and expertise in various real estate sectors are awarded by NAR and each affiliated group upon completion of required courses.