About Us

The REALTOR® Institute, the Mississippi Association of REALTORS®’ education division, is the premier provider of Mississippi-specific real estate, appraisal and home inspection education. Built on the solid foundation and reputation of the state’s largest trade association, the REALTOR® Institute is the ONLY real estate school in Mississippi with a 50-year track record of superior quality, outstanding customer service AND proven results. Each year, thousands of real estate professionals take advantage of our “wherever, whenever” approach to education through courses offered at various locations throughout the state, in our Jackson-based Institute classrooms and online.

REALTOR® Institute: Your Real Estate Education Partner

Let the REALTOR Institute partner with you for all of your real estate education needs. We offer a comprehensive array of educational programming for real estate professionals at EVERY stage of their careers, including:

From the comfort of your living room to a structured classroom environment, the REALTOR Institute can design and customize an education program to suit YOUR individual needs.

About the Mississippi Association of REALTORS®

The Mississippi Association of REALTORS® is the business advocate for real estate professionals in Mississippi. The association represents more than 5,800 REALTORS® active in all phases of real estate brokerage, development, management and appraisal. Only dues-paying members of the REALTOR® association are authorized to use the trademarked term “REALTOR®.” If you aren’t already a member, contact MAR at 800-747-1103 for more information and start taking advantage of our legislative, networking, technological and business assistance.

Learn from the Experts – Our Instructor Cadre

You’ll learn from seasoned real estate practitioners when you take any REALTOR® Institute course. All courses are taught by instructors who have real world real estate experience and offer practical examples, not abstract textbook theories, to illustrate their points. Instructors become eligible to teach REALTOR® Institute courses only after completing a rigorous application, screening and training process. And instructors are evaluated and rated by students after each course to maintain quality and consistency.

Driving Directions

From I-55 take the Lakeland Drive East exit. The REALTOR® Institute fronts Lakeland Drive. 4.5 miles east of I-55 immediately beyond the Lakeland/Airport Road (Hwy 475) interchange. At the traffic light at Airport Road and Lakeland Dr., turn LEFT. Follow the road around and take your first RIGHT. Take an immediate RIGHT and the REALTOR® Institute parking lot is directly ahead.

From Hwy 25 (name changes to Lakeland Drive once through Brandon) Watch for the Fannin Road intersection at the Dogwood Festival Shopping Center. The REALTOR® Institute fronts Lakeland Drive 1.5 miles west of that intersection on your right across from the entrance into Parkway Place Retail Center.

From Hwy 49 Continue on Hwy 49 to the intersection of Hwy 49 and Hwy 80. Go straight through this intersection. This is now Flowood Drive. Continue straight on Flowood Drive until you get to the 4th red light which will be Airport Road. Go straight through the traffic light at Airport Road and Lakeland Dr.. Follow the road around and take your first RIGHT. Take an immediate RIGHT and the REALTOR® Institute parking lot is directly ahead.

A Sleep Inn is located across from the REALTOR® Center in the Parkway Place retail center. 601-936-0007. Identify yourself as taking courses from the REALTOR® Institute to receive a discount.

REALTOR Institute®
Mississippi Association of REALTORS®
P.O. Box 321000/4274 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39232-1000
Toll-free: 800-747-1103
Tel: 601-932-9325



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