Resort and Second Home
Keep up on the latest developments in the resort and second home market, earn the Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS) certification, and network with other members who specialize in the buying, selling, or management of investment, development, retirement, or second homes.
The Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS) is recognized as an official NAR certification and allows buyers and sellers to have confidence in the ability of a REALTOR® who specializes in resort and second-homes to assist them with their search.
In 2016, we retired our RSPS Rising Star and RSPS of the Year Awards. These recognition awards were about social relevance and brand awareness. The RSPS of the Year and RSPS Rising Star Awards provided REALTORS® with the RSPS certification the opportunity to showcase their community involvement, marketing techniques, and RSPS-related accomplishments. The awards also provided an opportunity...
Volunteer and share your expertise with NAR Resort & Second-Home Specialty. Volunteering helps you expand your referral network, have a voice in the decisions made for this market sector, and expose you to opportunities at the national level of the association.
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NAR’s 2011 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, covering existing- and new-home transactions in 2010, shows vacation-home sales accounted for 10 percent of transactions last year while the portion of investment sales was 17 percent, both unchanged from 2009.