Chesley Karr, MPM®, qualifying broker for the Bruni Karr Agency, CRMC®, was awarded the prestigious MPM® (Master Property Manager) designation from the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM®) on September 24, 2008. This rare designation is held by fewer than 150 property managers nationwide and is reflective of the professional commitment made to the industry by Chesley Karr, MPM ® . Currently, Chesley Karr, MPM® is the only person in New Mexico who has earned this designation. He was the Charter President for the formation of the Albuquerque/Metro Chapter of NARPM in 1997 and has served several terms as President as well as various other officer positions including Chair of the Education Committee.
“Receiving my MPM® designation was one of the proudest moments in my professional career,” said Chesley Karr, MPM®, Qualifying Broker of the Bruni Karr Agency, CRMC ®. The Bruni Karr Agency, CRMC® manages approximately 500 single-family residential properties in Albuquerque. The professional designation is awarded to property managers who have completed the highest levels of achievement, including advanced course requirements, service to the NARPM® organization, and service to the real estate industry. A detailed examination of the applicant as well as letters of recommendation from clients is required to complete the certification requirements. This important designation reinforces the expertise Mr. Karr maintains within the property management field.
The National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM®), founded in October 1988, provides a permanent trade organization for the residential property management industry. NARPM® continues to be the premier professional association of residential property managers, currently representing close to 3,000 members, comprised of real estate agents, brokers, managers and their employees. Their mission is to support the professional and ethical practices of rental home management through networking, education and designation. The Association administers several designation programs, including the Residential Management Professional (RMP®), the Master Property Manager (MPM®), the Certified Residential Management Company (CRMC®), and the Certified Support Specialist (CSSsm). More than 50 local chapters of NARPM® are currently operating in major metropolitan areas. For information, call NARPM® National at 800-782-3452 www.narpm.org.