Charlie Krackeler has been a professional speaker since 1990. His background as a successful commercial and residential real estate broker, manager of a large brokerage office, seasoned investor and mediator led him to become a sought after speaker on negotiating, apartment houses and a popular real estate continuing education provider.
Charlie holds a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in law and public policy from California University of Pennsylvania. And, a Bachelor Degree (B.A.) in liberal arts from Gonzaga University. He is a real estate broker, active investor, expert witness in real estate related cases and a mediator. Charlie has been a Master Faculty Member for the California Association of Realtors since 1991 and a college real estate professor since 1990.
From 2004 to 2009, Charlie was elected and served as the President of the California Real Estate Education Association (CREEA). In his many classes and seminars he is known as one of the industries most popular, energetic and entertaining speakers. Because Charlie’s ability to combine a serious (sometimes dry) subject with humor, has his students throughout the west coast dubbing Charlie Krackeler’s seminars with the name: “Edu-Tainment.”
He received the most prestigious honor of the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA), the DREI designation. (Distinguished Real Estate Instructor).
Mr. Krackeler’s company, Charlie Krackeler Presents…, Inc. (CKP), is an approved provider for both continuing education for real estate license as well as statutory courses required for the broker exam/license. Charlie’s dedication to education, self improvement, achieving personal goals and being at the top of your game regardless of one’s chosen path, is what puts Charlie at the top of his game. Real Estate Professionals love to come from near and far to hear, the “Edu-Tainor.”
“I’ve renewed my real estate license with Charlie three times. He’s an excellent speaker who has the ability to make even the driest course material interesting & entertaining.”
- Ray Brown, Co-Author of “Home Buying for Dummies,” “House Selling for Dummies” & “Mortgages for Dummies.”
“Charlie Krackeler electrifies his audience. He has the ability to combine humor with education and lend understanding to a dry yet complex subject. This is a talent you very rarely see.”
- Gino Blefari, Founder and CEO of Intero Real Estate Services, Inc.