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Up & Away the Superstar Way
24 Hr. CE Series | May 2, 4, 9, 11

24 Hr. CE Series | May 2, 4, 9, 11

Kickstart your business with a review of some basics, as well as learning some practical tips on goal setting and lead generation. You will also learn how good business planning will better serve your clients and assure repeat and referral business. Give your clients professional, proactive, quality service and watch your business grow! Course lectures include hands-on applications and open discussion. This Series includes 8 courses.

Jump Start
24 Hr. CE Series | March 22, 23, 26, 27

Postlicense / 24 Hr. CE Series | March 22, 23, 26, 27

This program focuses on guiding new agents through the process of conducting prospecting activities and developing a personal marketing plan to establish a customer/client base.

Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS)
12 Hrs CE | May 3 & 4, 2018

Training for the Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist designation is designed to help sales professionals who currently work in the upper-tier move to the next level or to help those just beginning to target the luxury market jump-start their business.

Learn what wealthy buyers and sellers say are the "real secrets" to capturing their business and delivering outstanding service.

This course will be held on May 3 & 4 and qualifies for the GAR Scholarship.

Registration available online at

Community Association Manager
24 Hour CE Series | April 19, 20, 23, 24

Prelicense / Postlicense / 24 Hour CE Series | April 19, 20, 23, 24

Learn the basic real estate principles of Georgia law during this 24 Hour CE Series. Courses will cover the transition process and turnover from declarant control to an owner-elected board of directors, the responsibilities of directors and officers of community associations, the federal laws regulating enforcement issues in community associations, how to deal with common contract pitfalls, and much more. Students will also be introduced to the numerous books and records a corporation is required to keep pursuant to Georgia law as well as learn to create operating and capital reserve budgets, how to evaluate a debtor for potential collections and what to expect when litigating a collection matter.

Atlanta REALTORS® & GIRE Present... Green® Designation Program & Expo

Designation Program & Expo | April 19 & 20

NAR's Green Designation provides advanced training in green building and sustainable business practices so that you can seek out, understand, and market properties with green features. Builder and consumer adoption of sustainability is rapidly growing... Will you be ready to guide your clients?

This course is eligible for a scholarship funded by the Georgia Association of REALTORS®. Click here for more information.

Resort & Second-home Property Specialist (RSPS) Certification

Certification Course | March 14

As a REALTOR®, you are a leader in your community. You open the door to a person's dream of owning a home. What about opening the door to a person's second life? A second home can be the family cabin or the adventure life skiing on the water or slopes on weekends OR it can be the access destination to the local culture, night-life or sports events. Do you have properties for someone looking to escape to their second life on the weekends?

Resort and Second-Home REALTORS® facilitate the buying, selling, or management of properties for investment, development, retirement, or second homes in a resort, recreational and/or vacation destination. How do you define this in your area? Isn't it time to diversify your market and expand your business to sell the lifestyle real estate in your community?

Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to broaden your business strategy and reach a new clientele - looking for their second-life destination home.

This course is eligible for a scholarship funded by the Georgia Association of REALTORS®. Click here for more information.

Member Discounts!

Members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association and the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS® will receive a 10-20% discount on most courses. All Courses reflect the full tuition for non-members until you log into the system and your current membership status is recognized.

Members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association can also receive a 10% discount at the "NAR REALTOR® Store by using promo code ARA5 at checkout.

For discounts on Industry-related Books, click here.

Online Sales Prelicense Course
Newly Revised!
Success is Around the Corner.

Whether adding extra income or starting a new career path, learn the business of real estate from the comfort of your own home!

Try our online COURSE DEMO and see the GIRE difference!

How to look up a Law, License Law, Rule or Regulation
From the Georgia Real Estate Commission

On occasion there is need to clarify the use of a legal term or review a license law as it relates to a specific situation. Sometimes there is no clear right or wrong answer and the advice of legal counsel is necessary. However there are times when a specific reference to a license law or other law may set the record straight and resolve a confusing situation.