What is GRI® —
and why should you use a REALTOR® who has it?
GRI is the symbol of
the Graduate Realtors Institute professional designation series.
The symbol is recognized nationwide. It shows clients that the
holder has a solid grasp of real estate fundamentals. More
stands for Graduate REALTOR® Institute, is a nationally
recognized professional real estate designation
designation is a real estate industry designation similar to
various industry designations such as:
Certified Public Accountant, an accounting industry
Certified Senior Escrow Officer, an escrow industry
Charter Life Underwriter, an insurance industry
Certified Financial Planner, a financial industry
designation is considered the nation’s number one real
designation may only be earned after successfully completing a
rigorous educational program. This program requires 92 hours,
in 3 sets of 5-day programs, of live course instruction from a
statewide faculty selected because of extensive experience in
their own areas of expertise
designation is available only to members of the local, state
and National Association of REALTORS®
recognized nationwide as the standard for real estate
professionalism and knowledge
designation is granted through the Oregon Assosciation of
REALTORS® whose courses of study meet the standards
established by the National Association of REALTORS®
Choose a REALTOR® With a GRI designation?
Buying property is a complex and
stressful task. In fact, it's often the biggest single investment
you will make in your lifetime. At the same time, real estate
transactions have become increasingly complicated.
New technology, laws, procedures and
the increasing sophistication of buyers and sellers require real
estate practitioners to perform at an ever-increasing level of
So it's more important than ever that
you work with an agent who has a keen understanding of the real
estate business. The GRI program has helped the best and the
brightest in the industry achieve that level of understanding.
- Nationally recognized as top
performers in the real estate industry
- Professionally trained
- Dedicated to bringing you
GRI can make a difference
When you see the letters "GRI"
after an agent's name, you can count on receiving the knowledge
and guidance you need to make your transaction go smoothly. In
short, you can count on getting the best service available from a
real estate professional.
you deserve the best?
...GRI, the Professional Edge
Transact Without It!