Welcome to the Missouri REALTORS Educational Foundation, consumer education page. MREF is a non-for-profit foundation, formally know as The Center, which was established in 1981 to provide educational resources to the youth of Missouri.

Mission: To seek resources and support programs which educate consumers on the topic of real estate.

It’s Your Move

Shelter is a must as it is a basic human need. The type of shelter required, however, changes throughout one’s life. A college student’s needs are obviously not the same as those of a married couple with children. No matter the case, it is important to understand the basics of renting, buying and selling property. And since purchasing a home is likely one of the most important decisions you will ever make, including one of the largest financial transactions of your lifetime, careful planning can help ensure your home purchase is a wise decision, both personally and financially.

To learn more, please visit the educational resources and tools below to help you get started on your path to homeownership.

Board of Trustee Members:
  • Janie Schriewer – President
  • Derek Schriewer – Secretary/Treasurer
  • Stephanie Biggs – Immediate Past President
  • Doug Andrews
  • Edwina Conley
  • Marcia Cull
  • Letty DeMay
  • Sherry Hatton
  • Jon Hulsizer
  • Donna Johnson
  • Jo Swearingin
  • Warren Trivett
Apply to serve as a MREF Trustee by clicking the button below:

Please click the buttons below to complete the course. 

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Additional Consumer Resources 

For more information about the Educational Foundation contact Tristan Asbury - or call 800-403-0101 ext. 119