Kentucky REALTOR® Institute (formerly the Kentucky Real Estate Education Foundation) is a 501c3 organization that serves as the educational arm for Kentucky REALTORS®. KRI was created in 1990 to fulfill the educational responsibilities to members and the general public through the creation, presentation and operation of education programs.

The Gold Standard of Real Estate Education

Kentucky REALTOR® Institute exists to enhance real estate professionalism and knowledge by providing quality educational services and programs for the real estate industry and the public.

About Us

KRI is run by a volunteer group of Trustees comprised of REALTOR® members from across the state. There are 18 voting Trustees, all of whom serve three-year terms. KRI is under the leadership of a President along with a President-Elect, Treasurer, Treasurer-Elect, Immediate Past President and 11 at-large members. The Kentucky REALTORS® President-Elect and Treasurer-Elect also serve as Trustees.

If you would like to serve as a Trustee, the 2024 application is available by clicking here. All applications must be submitted and received no later than August 31, 2023, at 11:59 PM EST.


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