DESIGNATION SPONSOR

 

International crs designation requirements
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Earn the CRS Designation
The Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation is the professional Designation offered by the Council of Residential Specialists. The CRS Designation is the highest professional designation awarded to sales agents in the residential sales field.

The following process and requirements apply to individuals residing outside the United States, its insular possessions and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.

 1. Become a member of the Council of Residential Specialists by joining via email or mail by completing the Membership Application, if you have not already done so.

2. Submit your application via email or mail satisfying all Designation Requirements. Council members who submit a Designation application with all required documentation will be awarded the CRS Designation within five business days. Members will be notified by email when the application has been processed.


3.  Once awarded the CRS Designation, you must maintain ongoing active membership in the Council of Residential Specialists in order to remain eligible to use the CRS trademark.

 

country by country PRODUCTION requirements*
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To be determined on a country-by-country basis after careful review of the country’s real estate market. (Equivalent to 75 transaction sides OR equivalent to $25 Million U.S.). There is one set of criteria to earn the CRS Designation. However, the Council recognizes that sales volume differs for each country. Below is a list of the specific production requirements by country.

Production Requirements:
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Bahamas

25 transactions OR $8 million

 

 

India 12.8 transaction sides OR volume 8.2 Rupee
   
Italy 12 transaction sides OR $2.2 million
   
Malaysia 30,000,000 Malay Ringgits OR 60 units and a minimum of 2 years of experience
   

South Africa

75 transaction sides within any five years OR R60 000 000 within any five years

   

Taiwan

10 qualifying activities totaling $5 million+, within 5 years OR
20 qualifying activities regardless of volume, in 5 years OR

$30 million in volume regardless of number of activities in 5 years
   

Thailand

70 million Baht OR 24 units

   
Turkey 12 transaction sides OR 30,000,000 Turkish Liras
   
United Arab Emirates 10 transactions OR 14 million Dhrs.
   

Vietnam

75 billion VND OR 50 Units

 

*If your country is not listed above, please reference the CRS Designation Requirements below.

 

CRS Designation requirements
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Designation Programs require membership in the Council of Residential Specialists. There is no time limit in fulfilling the following requirements.

Designation Requirements:
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CRS Education Requirements 32 Credits
   
Elective Requirements 32 Credits
   

Meet All Production Requirements

(See List Above for Country Specifics)

The equivalent to:

75 transactions within any five years
OR
$25 million U.S.D. within any five years


THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THE REQUIREMENTS STATED ABOVE.


For a full list of CRS Education Requirements and Elective Requirements please view the
CRS International Designation application.


costs & application process
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The CRS® Designation, awarded by the Council of Residential Specialists, is the highest professional designation awarded to REALTORS® in the residential sales field. The following requirements apply to individuals who practice outside the United States, its insular possessions and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.

 

For full Requirements and an Application for the CRS Designation please view the International CRS Designation Application.

 

 

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