BELLINGHAM, WA – November 10, 2016 – Sommer Cronck of RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc. has been awarded the Accredited Buyer’s Representation (ABR®) designation by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council (REBAC) of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR).

Cronck joins more than 30,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the ABR® designation. All were required to successfully complete a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty, both in addition to submitting documentation verifying professional experience.

REBAC, founded in 1988, is the world's largest association of real estate professionals focusing specifically on representing the real estate buyer. There are more than 40,000 active members of the organization world-wide. THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, "The Voice for Real Estate," is the world's largest professional association, representing over 1,000,000 members involved in all aspects of the real estate industry.

In addition to the ABR® designation, Cronck recently earned the e-PRO® Certification, the official technology certification program offered by the National Association of Realtors®. She is also a member of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), a non-profit organization founded in 1881 that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research as well as American Mensa. She joined RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc. in December 2015.

For more information about ABR®, visit REBAC.net or contact Sommer Cronck at (360) 647-8049 or sommerc@remax.net.