7801 Deercreek Club Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32256
Certified International Property Specialist
Last year foreign buyers spent $153 Billion on U.S. residential real estate. CIPS education will provide you with the knowledge and resources to position yourself as a global expert.
This 5-day institute will satisfy the education requirements to apply for your CIPS designation*, the only international designation recognized by the National Association of REALTORS®.
Step into the global arena and market your business to the world with CIPS.
“The CIPS Institute is a broad-spectrum series of classes to teach REALTORS® how to successfully work with customers from different global cultures. Jacksonville is a kaleidoscope of cultures, and with its global commercial and military connections, we are seeing this multicultural demographic grow.” — Missi Howell, president of the Northeast Florida Association of REALTORS®
In this 5–day CIPS Institute, you will learn the critical aspects of international real estate transactions, including:
Classes are from 8:30am to 5:00pm
Day 1: The Americas & International Real Estate Day 2: Europe & International Real EstateDay 3: Asia/Pacific & International Real EstateDay 4: Global Real Estate: Transaction ToolsDay 5: Global Real Estate: Local Markets
NEFAR Members: $100/course ($500 for all 5 classes)Non-Members: $130/course
The Resource Center (NEFAR Headquarters)7801 Deercreek Club Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32256
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*Anyone can take the CIPS courses but only members in good standing of the National Association of REALTORS® can apply for the CIPS designation.
A native of Peru with 25 years of teaching experience, Mejia is a practiced national and international speaker. He has lived in Jacksonville since 2009 and currently leads a successful multilingual real estate team for Watson Realty Corp.
Winner of the 2020 and 2015 Florida Realtors® Educator of the Year award and named Broker of the Year in 2014 for her local REALTOR® association in Ft. Myers, Chando is a nationally known speaker and instructor with more than 35 years of “in-the-trenches” experience. She is the broker/owner of Florida Gulf Coast Property Group in Ft. Myers