You are currently browsing the category archive for the ‘Education’ category.

CIPS Application Assistance session to be held by the Pinellas International Council this

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm at Pinellas Realtor Organization in Clearwater, Florida.

If you are applying for your Certified International Property Specialist Designation (CIPS) sometime in the near future but you need some assistance with completing the application, then you may want to attend this brief session. The Pinellas International Council members will be answering questions and giving guidance on filling out your CIPS designation application during this one-hour session.

Click here 
for more information on what the CIPS Designation is and how you may obtain it.

Please register on the PRO calendar  https://pinellasrealtor.org/education-and-events-calendar/   OR

Contact: Angela Emerson
Email: aemerson@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727.216.3007

Location Details
Pinellas REALTOR® Organization
4590 Ulmerton Road
Clearwater FL 33762

Hope to see you there!!
Advertisements

Wonderful group of Realtors learning & sharing International Real Estate information today during the CIPS Asia/Pacific course held by the Pinellas International Council in Clearwater. Thanks to our attendees, instructor Jorge Cantero, PRO staff members Angela Emerson and Linda Brzozowski Derrick and our Pinellas Realtor Affiliates sponsor Jude Davis. Students learned about the real estate market and cultural inffluenes in China, Hong, India, Japan, Korea,  Australia, Thailand and more. Putting together a business and marketing plan was also covered.

Please join the Pinellas International Council as we present the Certified International Property Specialist Course on Asia with instructor Jorge Cantero on Friday, August 3rd, 2018 from 8:30-5pm. This is our last CIPS class given this year and also the last chance to have the amazing Jorge Cantero teach this course on Asia. Next April he will be teaching the course on the Americas.

It’s only two weeks away so PLEASE register today on PinellasRealtor.org, click on Education and Events Calendar, then click on Aug. 3rd. Hope to see you there!
***** ***** ***** ***** *****
This course has recently been updated, so if you are already a CIPS designee, you may want to audit this course for $25…please contact Angela Emerson at PRO, AEmerson@TampaBayRealtor.com.

Here are just some of the many items covered in this course:

• The social, economic, political, and geographical characteristics of major countries in the Asia/Pacific region.
• Identify important characteristics of the real estate market in certain Asia/Pacific markets, including influential laws and real estate and brokerage practices.
• Evaluate opportunities in certain Asian markets by analyzing significant investment patterns, investor profiles and real estate activity.
• Discuss ways to develop a business network to start or enhance an international practice with Asian clients or properties.
• Discuss techniques to promote properties, markets, and professional services.

Hope to see you there!

CIPS Asia with Jorge Cantero Flyer Aug 3, 2018 1

 

 

Thank you to Carlos Fuentes, all of the attendees, the Pinellas Realtor Affiliates and Pinellas Realtor Organization for a great CIPS Americas course yesterday! The course was packed with a tremendous amount of useful information for anyone planning to conduct Real Estate business in Canada, Mexico, Central and South America. Carlos not only teaches the class but also adds so much personal experience. Historical and cultural influences, regional relationship, and investment opportunities were covered along with a special focus on Mexico.

CIPS Americas June 15, 2018 Carlos Fuentes

 

The Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) course on the Americas offers you practical information on working with Caribbean, North, Central and South American investors.  Historical and cultural influences, regional relationship, and investment opportunities are covered along with a special focus on Mexico.

SCHEDULE:
8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.: Sign-in, networking, and breakfast
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Course, Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Seating is limited and registration is required. You MUST register in advance. Earn 7 hours of CE credit while gaining invaluable knowledge.

***This course is one of the courses required to earn the prestigious Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation. The CIPS Network comprises 2,500 real estate professionals from 50 countries and is the specialty membership group for global business practitioners of the National Association of Realtors®. The CIPS® designation prepares Realtors® to service the growing international market in their local community by focusing on culture, exchange rates, investment trends, and legal issues. Click here for more information about CIPS and the requirements to earn this prestigious designation.

Our second is event is our monthly International Marketing Session. Seating is limited so you MUST register in advance. Thank you.

Tampa area’s first-ever Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Global Real Estate Symposium on July 10, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Suncoast Pkwy in Lutz!

Anyone who has an interest in investment real estate, particularly learning the current appetites of international buyers, is encouraged to attend.  Participants will learn why those “in the know” expect international buying activity to continue to increase and these attendees will become versed on how to overcome unique challenges when working with international investors.

We have a great line up of speakers you won’t want to miss! Through the end of today, the rate for attendees, is $45 for the all day event, including food. It goes up to $65 after that.

Feel free to send this link to anyone who may want to attend: https://www.flccim.com/events/west-coast-district-global-commercial-real-estate-symposium

 

 

Bordeaux Trade Mission meeting this Friday May 11th in the Conference room at Coastal Properties Group office, 437 High Street. Dunedin: 12-1.30 pm. We will have Bordeaux wine and strawberries. See you there. Please text RSVP to Marina Kloppel 858-382-7499.

 

 

Expand your knowledge globally.

The CIPS course curriculum offers you hands-on experience with international real estate transactions, as well as five full days of study focusing on the critical aspects of transnational transactions, including: Currency and exchange rate issues, Cross-cultural relationships, Regional market conditions, Investment performance, Tax issues And more! Plus, after obtaining your designation, you gain access to networking throughout the world for referrals.

To be eligible for the CIPS Designation, you must complete 5 courses as outlined below. The designation application must be submitted within 3 years of beginning your courses. Any courses completed more than 3 years prior to the submission of your application must be retaken to receive credit towards the education requirement of the designation.

Please join the Pinellas International Council for one or all of the info packed classes. Register on Pinellas Realtor Organization site: https://pinellasrealtor.org/education-and-events-calendar/

 

CIPS Courses 2018

Please join the Pinellas International Council from 9-4:30 on March 16, 2018 for our 7th Annual Global Real Estate Symposium. You will learn about International Tax Issues from Susan Poskus-always a crowd pleaser because of her extensive knowledge! Also Brent Parkway, of the Pinellas County Economic Development and April Kalapp of First American Title will be presenting. To end the day, why not earn some CE credits from Don Gonzalez, attorney followed by networking, wine and appetizers?!

Not bad for $10-$15 for the day. Become a Council member & the event is only $10.

You MUST register by March 9th.

7th Annual Global Symposium 3-16-18

Do you want to be a step above your competition? Then join us on Friday, February 16th, 2018 from 9-12:30 to learn new and important data that will help you grow your international business in 2018. You will hear from:

Brad O’Connor, PhD, Chief Economist for Florida REALTORS®

Dr. O’Connor will help you make sense of how home sales and home values will respond to the nationwide housing shortage, recent hurricanes, federal tax reform, changes in global economics and much more!

David Nixon, Business Development Director, Currencies Direct

David will show you how to use foreign exchange rates to your advantage to attract new buyers & sellers, while saving them money.

Bill Risser, VP Digital Strategy, Fidelity National Title

“Cyber Security and Wire Fraud in Real Estate”  Bill will look at the latest tactics used to commit wire fraud & key strategies to nearly eliminate wire fraud in our industry.
REGISTRATION:
PIC Members ($10):
Click here to register.

PRO Members ($12):
Click here to register.

Non PRO Members ($15):
Click here to register.

Contact: Jan Dean or Angela Emerson
Email: JDean@tampabayrealtor.com
Phone: 727-216-3004

 

Feb 16th 2018 event

Annalisa Weller, Realtor®, Certified International Property Specialist

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 391 other followers

List of Categories

Monthly archive of my posts

RSS PROView-Pinellas Realtor Organization

  • PRO recommends candidates, Clearwater Mayor ordinance, Flood insurance update August 3, 2018
    PRO Recommends Candidates for State and Local Elections The Board of Directors of the PRO announced its recommendations for Florida State House District 66, State House District 69, Pinellas County Commission District 6, Pinellas County School Board District 2, District 3, District 6, and District 7. Based on the public service, respect for property rights, […]
    PROView
  • ‘Welcome’ to all our new members who joined us in July August 1, 2018
    The Pinellas REALTOR® Organization would like to welcome all of our new REALTORS® who joined us in July! We are happy to have you as a part of our organization and wish you much success in your careers. Action Pro Realty Terry L. Descaro AdSizzle Realty Inc Benjamin E. Blanchard Advantage Realty Florida Danielle L. […]
    PROView
  • June 2018 Pinellas County Real Estate Statistics July 24, 2018
      Click here to view the report to see what the numbers tell us about the market.
    PROView
  • ‘Welcome’ to all our new members who joined us in June July 2, 2018
    The Pinellas REALTOR® Organization would like to welcome all of our new REALTORS® who joined us in June! We are happy to have you as a part of our organization and wish you much success in your careers. Allen Collins Realty Inc Joel Morris Andrew Binder Andrew Binder Barkett Realty Florian Santana Barkett Realty Thomas  […]
    PROView
  • Local wire fraud attempt July 2, 2018
    We received a call from a Realtor member who shared her experience with wire fraud attempt. She received four offers on a property. Someone hacked into her email and was sending emails from it, acting as her, with very suspicious language. Three contracts were sent to her with requests to wire tens of thousands of […]
    PROView

Visit Me at Active Rain

Advertisements