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- As a member of the I-85 North Board of REALTORS®, you are also a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and the Georgia Association of REALTORS® (GAR).
- GAR Contracts: REALTOR® members have FREE access to GAR Contracts & Forms as part of your membership. Non REALTOR® members are charged $214 to access the GAR Contracts & Forms.
- GAR has an exciting new benefit for members! The Legal Helpline is a FREE service for Georgia REALTORS® which will help you with questions regarding contract forms, ethics/arbitration, and license law. Additionally, members may inquire about basic legal questions. Click Here to Access the Legal Helpline.
- REALTOR® Branding: As a REALTOR®, you represent trust and professionalism. Over a 10-year membership, the value of the REALTOR® brand is $32,000 per REALTOR®. Use of the REALTOR® “R” and earned designations like CRS, GRI, and ABR set you apart from a mere licensee. (Only a REALTOR® can use NAR Designations in their marketing materials.)
- Realtors Property Resource™ RPR: RPR is a member benefit for REALTORS® Only. It is a national database of assessor, recorder, and mortgage data, MLS content, foreclosure information, demographics, neighborhood data, and more. Visit www.narrpr.com for more information.
- REALTORS Federal Credit Union: The Credit Union works closely with the National Association of REALTORS® to ensure that the unique needs of REALTORS® are being met. As a REALTORS® FCU member, you will have access to a diverse portfolio of products and services.
- Legislative Advocacy: At the Georgia Capitol, GAR lobbyists and REALTOR® members band together to form an army of defenders who work hard year-round to protect your business interests and private property rights.
- Networking Opportunities: Networking has always been the lifeblood of the real estate sales business and lies at the core of what an agent does in the real world. Throughout the year, the I-85 North Board hosts a FREE General Membership Meeting for members. Each year, NAR and GAR hold REALTOR Conventions full of information and opportunities.
Check out other member benefits at www.garealtor.com and www.realtor.org.
- Continuing Education Opportunities: Each month, I-85 North offers many discounted CE Classes covering a variety of subjects several of which are FREE. Online CE Classes are also offered through I-85 North and NAR.