Master Property Manager (MPM®)

MPM® Requirements

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  • Download the MPM® Candidacy Checklist
  • Be a current member of NARPM®.
  • Be a currently licensed real estate agent for a period of not less than the 5 previous years. (If your state requires licensing.)
  • Have achieved the RMP® designation.
  • Provide verification of 500 unit years of experience acquired over a minimum of 5 consecutive years. (One unit year equals management of 1 residential unit for 1 year.) Must manage a minimum of 50 units during and at completion of candidacy. All Unit Years Verification should be provided on the required Verification of Unit Years Form.
  • Successfully complete 24 hours of NARPM® approved coursework.
  • Earn 200 elective points (which includes the RMP® points earned) through service to NARPM®, local chapters and the property management industry. Verification of  Service Form available here.
  • Attend at least two NARPM® National Conventions prior to completing candidacy that were not counted for RMP® candidacy.
  • Submit letters of recommendation from 2 MPM® designees and 3 clients. Letters of Recommendation should be completed through online designation packet.
  • Submit a completed candidacy checklist packet within 3 years of application date.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $250.
  • Ways to Earn Designation Points
  • Apply for Designation
  • Candidacy Mentors are no longer a requirement to complete the MPM® designation, but you can request assistance from an Approved Mentor to complete your designation packet. Download the Approved Mentor list.

“Achieving my MPM® designation in NARPM® gave me the credibility that I could effectively convey to potential clients. Master Property Manager is a simple concept…this is a professional with years of experience and commitment to the industry. This person is one who can be trusted to provide quality service and care to you and your valuable asset. I always have my designation after my name on all my materials as I am very proud of this accomplishment and well aware of the benefits it provides to my business.”

Andrea G. Caldwell, MPM® RMP®
NARPM® President, 2004
Century 21 Alpha
San Jose, CA

Andrea Caldwell