Global Business Council

Fostering Growth

The Mainstreet Global Business Council is designed to foster the growth of real estate and broaden multi-cultural understanding within the global real estate community by applying knowledge acquired through training, networking, and resource sharing. 

There are unlimited opportunities for our members to receive exposure and become informed on current trends in the global market. With participation in Mainstreet's Global Council, your business can reach other nations, including Poland, Mexico, Canada, India, China, Sweden, and more. There is no fee to join; however, certain events and workshops may have an event price.

You can keep up-to-date with Global Business Council news and events by joining our Global Business Council Facebook page.

Resources for Global Practitioners

We have compiled a number of resources to support our members' work on the international stage. Please view the categories below and click on any item for additional resources on the topics noted.

Global Interview Video Series

Mainstreet International Real Estate Survey Profile

Global Tips Video Series

General Business and Marketing Resources

Certified International Property Specialist

Mainstreet Global Partners

Real Estate Practices Around the World

Real estate practices vary from country to country. It is important to be educated in the practices in those countries so you can best prepare your clients for the process. NAR has compiled a Field Guide to help you do just that!

Additional Global Resources


MRED is Global

MRED allows its members to market and faciliate international real estate transactions. They have compiled an International Property Type Glossary to help you quickly and easily interpret the various fields on the Listing Input Sheet and connectMLS. You can also view the changes made to MRED Rules and Regulations to accommodate the new International Property Type. To learn how to use this great tool, sign up for many of our free MRED training classes.