Benefits of active certification Include:The benefits of an NCHM certification do not end when the certificate is issued. By renewing annually (at the modest fee of only $125), active holders of NCHM certifications are entitled to these services and rewards: Active Certification Card - This wallet-sized card verifies your active status and contains your unique identification number, which you can use to access exclusive discounts and services. The NCHM eHotline - Thousands of industry professionals take advantage of the only technical assistance resource of its kind in the Nation. Exclusively devoted to active NCHM certified professionals, the eHotline is available free of charge whenever you have a technical question. It's like having an NCHM expert as your in-house consultant! Listing in the National Registery of Certified Housing Professionals - All actively certified professionals are listed in NCHM's on-line National Register of Certified Housing Professionals, the go-to reference point for employers looking to verify credentials and identify potential recruits. Housing Management Update - This monthly newsletter contains late-breaking industry news and informative articles by such NCHM experts as Mark Alper, Jo Ikelheimer, Lisa Vercauteren, and Paul Votto. Replacement Certificates - Need a replacement copy of an NCHM certificate? Actively certified professionals can obtain one free of charge.