Education Takes Center Stage

During times of transition, agents need to expand their skills to leverage market conditions and prepare for new expectations.

To support your efforts, NAR has reactivated the Right Tools, Right Now campaign, which makes new and existing resources available at a reduced cost to members. Many of the discounts featured here can help you leverage online learning opportunities and related resources.

These educational discounts are available to all members, inside and outside the U.S.

To view all promotional discounts, visit

Leverage Online Learning

As part of the Right Tools, Right Now program, all online courses offered by the Center for REALTOR® Development are discounted 30% through August 31, 2020!

What is the Center for REALTOR® Development? It’s an online learning platform where you can earn NAR designations and certifications, complete Continuing Education credits, and take Code of Ethics training.

Sixteen NAR designation and certification programs are offered. As a CIPS designee, you might want to supplement your credentials with:

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Build a niche in second-home and vacation properties.

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At Home With Diversity

Learn about U.S. Fair Housing Laws and how to support a multi-cultural practice.

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Learn how to better connect with modern consumers and safeguard their private data.

Access your courses for 12 months after the date of purchase.

Visit for a complete list of offerings and to register.

New Education Resource: Free Toolkits

The Center for REALTOR® Development has created new toolkits for members, drawing from four of its most popular courses:

  • Buyer Representation (ABR® Designation Course)
  • Buyers by Generation: Success in Every Segment
  • Marketing Strategy and Lead Generation
  • Real Estate Investing: Build Wealth Representing Investors and Becoming One Yourself

Each toolkit contains the best checklists, worksheets, and templates included in the course materials. They’ll give you a snapshot of the knowledge, practical tools, and expert advice you’ll gain when you take these courses.

As part of the Right Tools, Right Now program, the new toolkits are offered to members on a complimentary basis (a $9.99 value per toolkit) until August 31, 2020.

To download, visit Also, remember that the online versions of these courses are currently discounted 30 percent, through August 31, 2020.

Visit to register.

Gain the Tech Edge, Virtually

In response to live event restrictions due to the pandemic, NAR is offering the  first-ever Virtual Tech Edge Series—a new version of the popular Tech Edge programs that have been hosted at select locations across the U.S.

Offered as a three-part event, each session provides stimulating, relevant tech information in an engaging and informative way. And with a virtual format, you can attend from any location!

Sessions include:

  • The Virtual Agent Tuesday, June 30 (access to recorded link)
  • The Social Media Agent  Thursday, July 23, 2020
  • Data Security Thursday, August 27, 2020

All sessions are held from 11:00am – to 1:00pm US CST. If you can’t attend the live stream, you can access a recorded version.

Save 25% off with Right Tools, Right Now pricing ($14.95 per session).

Visit the official Tech Edge site today to register or learn more.

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