SRES Registration

Senior Real Estate Specialist® Two-Day Designation Course

Whether you prefer learning in person or online, our two-day Designation Course instills the knowledge and understanding you require to meet the needs of clients over the age of 50. 

Register for the SRES Designation Course

During the Designation Course, you'll gain practical knowledge and techniques, including:

  • Key differences in housing options, from age-restricted communities to assisted living
  • Applications of the Housing for Older Persons Act (HOPA)
  • Ins and outs of reverse mortgages
  • How to use pensions, 401(k) accounts, and IRAs in real estate transactions
  • Ways in which Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security affect real estate decisions of clients over 50
  • How to recognize and protect clients from mortgage finance and loan schemes that target borrowers ages 50+

How to Earn Your SRES Designation

1. Education
2. Professional Affiliation
  • Member in good standing of the National Association of REALTORS®.
  • Maintain active membership in the SRES® Council.

3. Cost
  • Cost of Two-Day Course (live via GKAR $390/Members | $430/non-Members)
  • New designees receive one-year of membership in the SRES® Council FREE.
  • Annual dues are $99 each year thereafter.

Learn more about becoming a SRES REALTOR®


Course Details


Date: October 21st-22nd, 2020

Registration Deadline: Octobebr 6th, 2020

Instructors: Deanna DuRussel

Location: GKAR  

Time: Check-in begins at 8:45 am; Class runs 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lunch: Lunch break from 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm


Tuition: $390/Members | $430/non-Members

Refund Policy: All course fees paid shall be refunded if: the course is cancelled or the applicant requests cancellation in writing by October 6th, 2020. All refunds shall be returned within thirty (30) days.