The Association ensures that members are kept on the cutting edge of their profession by arranging timely Forums for discussion/dissemination of information on relevant topics/legislations which will impact our members.
Members are able to share their experiences and provide practical solutions to challenges which are being experienced in our industry. We are the “Voice for Real Estate” in Jamaica and we take that responsibility very seriously. Our mandate therefore is to promote the welfare of our members through all of the available channels.
Below are some of the educational opportunities available to members:
New Membership Orientation
All new REALTOR® members of the Association are required to complete a New Member Orientation Program within their first sixty (60) days of gaining membership in the Association as a requirement to complete the membership process.
At this program, the new member will learn more about what the Association has to offer, participate in the Code of Ethics training, be introduced to the Multiple Listing System (MLS) platform and network with other new members of the Association.
The Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation involves specialized training that equips the real estate professional to complete international transactions seamlessly and with reduced risk and is the only international designation recognized by NAR.
REALTORS® in resort and second-home markets around the world who wish to distinguish themselves among their peers and among consumers would find value in this course. Practitioners who facilitate the buying, selling, or management of properties for investment, development, retirement, or second homes—in a resort, recreational and/or vacation destination capacity— are involved in this market niche. Those who want to dedicate themselves to lifestyle real estate will benefit from earning this certification.
Forums and Seminars
From time to time the Association will host various educational forums and seminars geared at providing you with up to date market information and equipping you with the necessary business tools for your success.
Attendance at these events is a great opportunity for you to interact with the major players in the real estate industry and create fruitful partnerships.
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To represent and have its members/realtors provide the consumers of real estate services in Jamaica with continuously improving professionalism, upholding the highest standards of ethical, efficient, successful and best business practice.