NYSAR and GSAR co-sponsored: Register for designation courses at nysarportal.ramcoams.net or see other options at bottom of this page.
Why earn a Designation or Certification?
Increase Your Income – Based on 2011 survey data, the median income of REALTORS® without a designation was $26,900 and the median income of those with at least one designation was $49,300. A difference of $22,400! (source: REALTOR.org)
Gain a Competitive Advantage – you will stand out from your competition with the added expertise you gain from designation courses
Maximize Your Exposure – buyers and sellers can find you by your designation/specialty at REALTOR.com
SCHOLARSHIPS Available : The NYS Real Estate Education Foundation (NYSREEF) provides REALTOR® members with scholarships to participate in national designation programs. Scroll to the bottom of this page for a downloadable application or visit NYSREEF.org for more information. Annual deadlines are July 31 and December 31.
2019 Designation Courses - Syracuse Area
GRI 1 - Ethics
April 9, (8:30 am - 5:30 pm)
CE credit: 7.5 hours Cost: NYSAR members - $125, Non-members - $150
Instructor: Don Cummins, Esq.
ABR- Accredited Buyer Representative
June 12-13, (2-day course; 8:30am - 5:30pm )
CE Credit: 15 hours Cost: $295members/$325 non-members
Instructor: Randy Templeman, ABR, CRB, ePRO, GREEN, GRI, LTG, SFT, SRES, SRS
GRI 8 - Technology
September 10, (8:30 am - 5:30 pm)
CE credit: 7.5 hours Cost: $125 members/$150 non-members
Instructor: Jeremias Maneiro, ABR, ePro, GRI, GRN, HOMES
October 23 (8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
CE Credit: 7.5 hours Cost: $125 members/$150 non-members
Instructor: Jim Braman, Esq.
To register for designation courses:
- Download a registration form below
- Log in to https://nysarportal.ramcoams.net
- Fax credit card registrations to 518-462-5474
- Mail check registrations to NYSAR, 130 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12210
- Call 800-239-4432 x 219
Please do not send registrations for designation courses to GSAR - we cannot process them.