Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)
Why use an Accredited Buyer’s representative when buying a home? Buying a home is no small matter. Besides being the largest financial transaction you may ever undertake, it’s probably also the most complex. There are many good reasons to work with a qualified real estate professional—especially a trained professional who has earned the Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR) designation, representing best-in-class buyer services.
When you look for an ABR before you look for a home, you’ll be served, not sold. Your interests become their interests. And you’ll be working with someone who has gone the extra mile by completing specialized training in delivering the best in buyer-representation services. Plus, a REALTOR who has an ABR Designation also has an established track record, with proven experience in representing the concerns of home buyers.
The Accredited Buyer Representative designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. This coveted designation is awarded to real estate practitioners by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council (REBAC) of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). .who met the specified educational and practical experience criteria :
1. Successful completion of the two-day Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR) Designation Course , including an 80 percent passing grade on the exam.
2. Successful completion of one of the ABR elective courses , including an 80 percent passing grade on the exam.
3. Documentation verifying five (5) completed transactions in which you acted solely as a buyer representative (no dual agency).
4. Maintain active and good membership status in the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council (REBAC) and the National Association of REALTORS®.
I believe continuing education is crucial to any career. Receiving the ABR designation was an important part of my real estate career. Let me know how I can assist you in the purchase of your next home in Tacoma , Lakewood, or any community within Pierce County.