Realtor Certification

Office

Physical Address
Development and Business Services Center
1901 S. Alamo 
San Antonio, TX 78204

Phone
210.207.0035

Fax
210.207.0199

Hours 
Monday - Friday, 7:45am - 4:30pm

Leadership

Historic House Specialist Certification: Earn a certification issued by the City of San Antonio's Office of Historic Preservation.

Certified Historic House Specialists

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About

Earn a certification and designation issued by the City of San Antonio's Office of Historic Preservation. Over 10,260 properties are designated historic. Become a certified expert and increase your clientele! COURSE TOPICS include: Design review and Permitting, Property Work History, Architectural Styles, Benefits of Preservation, Wood Windows 101, Case studies of past projects Tax Incentives, Research, etc. 

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS include completing all three courses, totaling 6 hours, and passing the online exam issued by SABOR.

Share a flyer with agents, contractors, mortgage brokers, and whoever think might benefit from this certification and designation. 

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Schedule

All courses START at 10 am. All courses, except for the tour, are located at 1901 S Alamo, in the Board Room on the first floor.

Historic House Specialist:
Resources and City Process

Historic Home Specialist:
Unique San Antonio
Wood Windows 101 edition

Historic House Specialist:
Preservation in Action Tour

Course #34425

Course #34426

Course #34424

October 8, 2019

February 25, 2020

June 9, 2020

August 25, 2020

October 29, 2019

March 31, 2020

June 30, 2020

September 29, 2020

November 12, 2019

April 14, 2020

July 28, 2020

October 27, 2020

Historic Preservation is about telling the story of our city, neighborhoods, and homes. As a community, we preserve so that we can strengthen neighborhoods, build the local economy, provide economic, cultural, and environmental sustainability, create jobs, and tell the story of San Antonio.

You will learn about the design review process and resources for you to share with your clients. Experts will help to dispel myths of owning historic property. During the course our team will teach you terminology about architectural styles and district context so that you’ll be prepped to market any house!

After completing the course you’ll be prepared to confidently market historic properties and you will become the expert leader for your buyers and sellers.

 

Lunch provided

Preservation rule #1, retain original materials. Wood windows are an important and are character defining features in San Antonio’s unique historic neighborhoods. By learning the basics about the material and anatomy of wood windows, you can highlight the quality and benefits to keeping historic wood windows. This course is ideal for anyone interested in the basics of wood window repair. Learn the terminology, tools, and techniques behind stripping, patching, refinishing, and reglazing.

After completing the course you’ll be prepared to confidently advise your clients and promote the value of wood windows.

 

Lunch provided

Tour San Antonio, a 300-year-old city rich with architectural and cultural roots.

During this instructor led, on-site tour, we’ll see the benefits of historic preservation in action.

This is an exciting opportunity while earning credits towards HHS Certification.

Location of each tour are to be determined.

Note: REALTORS® are required to attend the introduction course from OHP staff prior to the on-site tour.

Class Materials

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