The Home For
Luxury Agents

CLHMSSince our founding in 2003, The Institute has worked with luxury agents to fulfill their dreams and take their careers to the next level.

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Search through our global directory for more information on our accomplished agents.

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Complete Our Course

Complete our training to gain access to The Institute and boost your performance in the luxury market.

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Earn the CLHMS Designation

Our globally recognized designation acts as a mark of assurance for buyers and sellers.

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The Official Luxury Training and Designation of Many International Brands

Established for 13 Years
240,000 Hours of Training Delivered
Trainees Across Five Continents
CLHMS Designees Earn 5x Realtor® Income
CLHMS Designees Earn $100,000 more ?
Official Luxury Designation Top 3 of the Top 4 Brands

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– Complete our course –

You can become a member by completing our two-day training classes either in-person or online.

For further information about becoming a member, see: Membership Overview    Membership FAQs

Live Training

Two back-to-back days of great information and a chance to network with your classmates.

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Online Training

Same great content as the live course, allowing you to complete the training at your own pace from anywhere in the world.

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– Earn the CLHMS Designation –

Incredible! Being without this designation and selling luxury homes is like driving a car without a license.

Eric Copper, Austin TX


Recognized as the mark of accomplishment in luxury markets around the world, the Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation assures affluent buyers and sellers that the agents who have earned it have the knowledge, experience, competence, and confidence they require.

CLHMS designation is awarded to members in good standing with documented sales in the top 10% of their market.

How to Earn the Designation

– Become a Member –

Membership in The Institute keeps you at the cutting edge of real estate practice by equipping you with the right skills, helping you grow your network and increasing your visibility and credibility with affluent buyers and sellers.

Online Wealth Lookup

See a financial snapshot of your clients and prospects.

Marketing Tools & Reports

Create personalized charts and graphs for your clients.

Marketing Partner Discounts

Access to discounts for all your marketing needs.

Website Profile

Drive traffic to your website and generate leads and referrals.


Participate in live webinars on hot topics in the luxury market.

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Ideas for marketing properties and tools available as a member help me stand out among all of my competitors.

Monica Parker, Rockville MD

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Member of The Institute

Institute for Luxury Home Marketing Member

As a member, you will be recognized as a knowledgeable professional who has undergone extensive training with a focus on providing quality service and effective results in the luxury market. You’ll enjoy member benefits too.

Certified Luxury Home
Marketing Specialist

Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist

CLHMS designees are Members of The Institute with proven expertise in the luxury market. Not only have they met our training requirement, they have documented sales performance in the top 10% of their markets.

Million Dollar Guild

CLHMS Million Dollar Guild

CLHMS designees with documented performance selling million and multi-million dollar homes and estates may also be awarded the Million Dollar Guild recognition.

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– Our Members –

Members of The Institute actively seek out the latest information in marketing strategies, stay on top of changing market conditions, and know how to handle the special needs of an elite clientele and their exceptional properties. And they are always looking to take their skills, contacts and opportunities even further.

To find out more about a member, please use the search below:

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– Our Expert Trainers –

Meet the market experts that will lead you through our training courses:

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