Jocelyn Hernandez Irizarry from Punta Cana Lifestyle Real Estate has been awarded the prestigious Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation and joins a worldwide referral network of elite global real estate practitioners with expertise in working with international clients. The CIPS Designation is awarded by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), which represents over 1,300,000 REALTORS® in the United States.
It is a designation awarded to less than 1% of all Real Estate Professionals. Members of the CIPS Network are crucial players in today’s global real estate market. The CIPS designation recognizes members who have achieved the necessary training and experience to work successfully with international clients and properties. To earn the CIPS designation, REALTORS® complete rigorous coursework devoted to learning cultural differences and international business practices.
Mrs. Hernandez Irizarry recently completed her education in Puerto Rico. Designees must also prove achievement in international real estate transactions, as well as many components involving foreign languages and international living. Mrs. Hernandez Irizarry joins a distinguished society of over 1500 real estate professionals throughout the world who have earned the CIPS designation. “This is a highly prestigious award in our industry,” said Jim Harris, CIPS, NAR International Operations Committee Chair. “Mrs. Hernandez Irizarry is now established as an expert in international real estate.”