Indonesian real estate agencies are allowed to sell land which is located abroad if it is sold by an agent who is a certified international real estate agent. To become one, a real estate agent must possess the requisite qualifications which are relevant in the global market.

Indonesia-based real estate agency owners must obtain the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) certification before they may practice at an international level. To do so, they must receive CIPS training in which they can learn about global real estate practice and learn more about different geographical areas. They are also required to become a member of and receive a license from the National Association of the Realtors.