Karen Ryan of Weichert, Realtors® – Coastal Properties Earns CRS Designation

— Evan Roeser

Weichert, Realtors® - Coastal Properties Karen Ryan
Karen Ryan

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. / Nov. 9, 2020 — Karen Ryan, co-owner of Weichert, Realtors® – Coastal Properties has been awarded the prestigious Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation by the Residential Real Estate Council, the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®.
Agents who receive the CRS Designation have completed advanced professional training and demonstrated outstanding professional achievement in residential real estate. Only 25,000 REALTORS nationwide have earned the credential.
“The initiative Karen continually takes to obtain some of the highest level of training and education shows her commitment to our company and our clients,” said Joseph Ryan, Karen’s husband and co-owner of Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties.
Home buyers and sellers can be assured that CRS Designees subscribe to the strict REALTORS code of ethics, have been trained to use the latest tactics and technologies, and are specialists in helping clients maximize profits and minimize costs when buying or selling a home.
“The training I’ve received through the CRS Designation courses has given me complimentary knowledge that will help me continue to provide exceptional service to our clients and guidance to our agents,” said Karen Ryan.
Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties is an independently owned and operated Weichert affiliate. The company has offices in Hilton Head Island, Beaufort, Bluffton, Okatie and Savannah.
For more information about Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties, contact Kelly Ryan at 843-341-3700 or visit

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