Military Relocation Professional | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


The goal of Military Relocation Professional Certification Course is to educate real estate professionals about working with current and former military service members to find the housing solutions that best suit their needs – as sellers or buyers and take full advantage of military benefits and support. Students will learn how to provide the real estate services at any stage in the service member’s military career that meet the needs of this niche market and win future referrals.


Upcoming Courses

Time: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Members – $145 | Non-Members – $165
Members $130 | Non Members $150

No CE Credit

Instructor: David Piatek



Online Course



Course Topics

  • Learn the processes and procedures involved in a military relocation and how these impact service members’ relocation and housing choices.
  • Use demographics of the military market to formulate business strategies and determine service offerings for sellers and buyers.
  • Provide information to help members through a rent or buy, sell or rent decision-making process.
  • Enhance your sensitivity to the emotional issues involved when a military family relocates.
  • Identify and provide services that help service members sell or find and purchase suitable homes.
  • Apply knowledge of the military relocation process to guide service members through the real estate transaction.
  • Explain the basics of VA financing.
  • Recognize situations in which a buyer is eligible for VA financing.


  1. Complete a pre-class reading providing background information on the military, including important acronyms and understanding military culture.
  2. Successful completion of the one-day MRP Certification course (online or in the classroom).
  3. Complete two one-hour webinars: VA Home Purchase Financing and Options for Disabled Service Members and Veterans and VA Compromise Sale.
  4. Maintain active and good membership status with the National Association of REALTORS®.

Find more requirement info here: How to Pursue MRP Certification.

Additional Costs

  • Application fee: $195
  • Annual renewal fee: $0

Online Course

Audit Pricing

  • $65 Member | $75 Non-member

In order to audit this course you must be a current member in good standing with the National Association of REALTORS®. You must have already received the designation or certification to be eligible.
Audit registration may not be completed online. To audit a course, please complete the registration form.