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NAR Offers ABR® Designation Course at No Cost to REALTORS®

February 29, 2024 in Education

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) announced this week that it is making the popular Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation course, which is typically $295, available to REALTORS® at no cost through 2024. The ABR® course is the first step toward earning the ABR® designation and focuses on the key information and skills agents need today when working with buyers, including how to:

  • Walk buyers through written buyer representation agreements.
  • Advocate for their clients’ best interests throughout the transaction.
  • Articulate their value to the buyer client.
  • Work with data to complete insightful market analyses.
  • Explain the range of financing options available to clients.
  • Stay on top of emerging trends.
  • Build relationships that carry beyond the closing.

The ABR® designation signifies expertise and excellence in buyer representation. It equips agents with the necessary skills and resources, including how to secure and explain a buyer representation agreement, in order to represent homebuyers’ needs effectively throughout the real estate transaction process.

Those who have achieved this designation enjoy benefits including access to ABR® marketing materials, special listings in online directories and more.

Learn more or register for the online self-paced ABR® designation class at

Cyndi • March 2, 2024 at 11:34 am

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