​Invest In Your Future And Begin Earning Your CRS Designation Today.

Having the CRS Designation provides you with numerous benefits, from marketing and lead generation tools to the recognition you receive. The Council's education programs and referral networks provide CRS Designees with the superior knowledge, connections and tools to be more productive.

In order to earn the CRS Designation, you must:

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To be a member of the Council is to be included in our rich and vast community of top producers,
industry professionals, and life longer learners. Let RRC help you to learn more, achieve more,
and do more with our many member benefits and proven paths to success.


All paths lead to the one CRS Designation. Depending on your years of experience and the production level (volume of transactions) that you can demonstrate, you may qualify for the CRS Designation through either of our two current programs: the Designation Program or the Pro Program.

Are you a manager?

Contact us to learn more about our Manager's Path (not depicted here).

​​International Program

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Choose Your Path 

60 Transactions OR $30M in volume over the last 5 years AND 30 credits of RRC Education
At least 10 years as a licensed agent, 150 transactions total OR $1M in gross sales per year with at least 40 transactions, AND 16 credits of RRC Education


All education required to earn the CRS Designation must be provided by RRC. Outside credits or courses towards either path (as noted above) are not accepted. 

Education that counts towards the earning the CRS Designation will have an exam. A score of 70% or better is required to pass, complete the course, and receive credit toward the designation.


The official CRS Designation Application can be completed electronically and submitted via email. This is the quickest and easiest way to formally apply.

The Affidavit of Required Transactions must be filled out completely and submitted in order for your application to be considered valid. Applications are processed on a rolling basis, and typically take at most 5-7 business days to process.

You need to be an active RRC Member to apply for a Designation.

Designee Benefits

CRS Designees enjoy elevated benefits that will help them to communicate their professional edge. The exclusive CRS Referral Network is filled with agents who work as hard as you do, and we are dedicated to continually building these connections through our events and offerings.