Who is it for?

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The Smart Home certification is for real estate professionals who want to develop expertise in the technology, privacy issues, and best transition tactics involved in selling smart homes.

What You Gain

  • Distinguish yourself as an expert in a growing real estate niche.
  • Plug into the Smart Home technology community.
  • Use pre-made toolkits available to you once you’re certified.
  • Earn credit toward the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation.

How to Earn It


Complete the following programs, for a total of 12 credit hours:


  • Pass the exam at the end of each course with a 70% or better score

Professional Affiliation

  • Member in good standing of the National Association of REALTORS®


There is no application form to submit for this certification. Once you have completed all of the necessary course requirements, please email CRSHelp@crs.com so that we can review your Education History and process your certification. 


  • Online course
    • $40 for members of the Residential Resource Council (RRC)
    • $50 for RRC non-members
  • Classroom course
  • Webinars
    • $0 - $40 for RRC members
    • $60 for RRC non-members
  • Annual Dues
    • None

For more information, visit the Residential Resource Council website.

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