Specialties & Designations
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Go further with these Realtor®-affiliated organizations

These professional real estate groups will help you build your business, keep up with trends and build a network of like-minded people.

No matter what aspect of real estate you focus on or have an interest in, there are Realtor-affiliated organizations that can help you develop as a professional and grow your business. Take a look:
 

CCIM Institute
Looking to take your commercial real estate business to the next level? When you know more about valuation, investment analysis and other commercial challenges, you and your clients win. When you earn your CCIM designation, you’re part of a group of pros who close on $200 billion annually in commercial real estate deals. Find your Florida chapter here.

 

The Real Estate Business Institute
It isn't easy being management. The Real Estate Business Institute, formerly known as the Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers, offers the resources you need to compete and succeed.


The Residential Real Estate Council
Formerly the Council of Residential Specialists, the Residential Real Estate Council, known for its prestigious CRS designation, can help you be the best when it comes to helping homebuyers and sellers during sales process. Find the Florida chapter here.

 

Counselors of Real Estate
Learn how to be the savvy, independent expert that property owners, investors and developers turn to for guidance. Find the South Florida chapter here.


Institute of Real Estate Management
Knowledge is power. If you're a property manager seeking to enhance your expertise and stand out to potential clients, check this group out. 


Realtors Land Institute
Dealing with land brokerage issues — from undeveloped property to wholesaling of lots — comes with unique challenges. This group will help you boost your knowledge and marketing expertise and help you build a network of others like you in the land business. Find the Florida chapter here.

 
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
If your market niche is the office and industrial sector of commercial real estate, then you'll want to check out this organization that has certified thousands with the SIOR designation.


Women's Council of Realtors
Broaden your opportunities, and advance your career. Network with successful Realtors and leaders in the industry and your community. Find the Florida chapter here.


Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS)
Want to learn more about working with international buyers and sellers? This is the program for you.

 

Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS)
Sign up to stand out as an expert source for resort and second-home markets.