December 12 2020

Kenneth Barnwell, Earned the CRS Designation. A Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) is the highest credential awarded to residential sales agents, managers and brokers. A Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) is a REALTORS® who has earned the certification from the Residential Real Estate Council by completing advanced training and by meeting significant experience requirements.




For Immediate Release  

Local  Real  Estate  Agent,  Kenneth “Kenny” Barnwell  Earns e-PRO® Certification 

September 24 2020 Kenneth Barnwell of Southern Homes & Land has successfully completed NAR’s e-PRO Certification Program and has been awarded the e-PRO® certification, the official technology certification program offered by the National Association of REALTORS®.

Kenny joins nearly 40,000 real estate professionals who have earned NAR’s e-PRO® certification and dedicated their time and effort towards learning how to use the latest social media technologies to create an online presence and reach today’s hyper-connected consumers. 

NAR redesigned the e-PRO® curriculum to better meet the challenges of today’s real estate market. The new e-PRO® program has been expanded to include data security and strategies for safeguarding clients’ private information. 

Social media is evolving every day so it is vital that REALTORS® embrace the new technology and online resources that have become an integral part of the home buying and selling process. Agents who earn the e-PRO certification are dedicated to making the most of today's social media and technology to help consumers with their real estate needs, whatever they may be.

For more information about NAR’s e-PRO® certification, visit




Kenneth ”Kenny” Barnwell

Achieves NAR’s At Home with diversity® CERTIFICATION 

Hendersonville, NC June 18th 2020- Kenneth “ Kenny” Barnwell of Southern Homes & Land  has been awarded the At Home with Diversity® certification from the National Association of REALTORS®. 

Kenny joins more than 17,000 other real estate professionals in North America who have earned the certification after completing an eight hour course addressing topics of diversity, fair housing,and business planning development. The program is designed to meet the nation's fair housing commitment by educating and equipping NAR's members with the tools they need to expand home ownership opportunities. 


Real estate professionals like Kenny wisely plan to meet the needs of diverse clients, while maintaining a competitive edge. The At Home with Diversity® certification allows REALTORS® to not only apply the multi-faceted skills and tools they learned in the course to business practices, but conveys to clients they’re dynamic real estate professionals with expertise that transcends cultural barriers. 

For more information on the At Home with Diversity® certification, visit

Kenny can be reached at Southern Homes & Land at 828-696-5153 or