Membership in a local association of REALTORS® automatically allows you to extend your membership to the state association and national association. If you’re not a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, but you’d like to become one, you must first join a local real estate association.

Members of NAR belong to one or more of some 1,400+ local associations (also called boards) and 54 state and territorial associations of REALTORS®.

NAR is composed of REALTORS® who are involved in residential and commercial real estate as brokers, salespeople, property managers, appraisers, counselors and others engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry. If you work in the real estate industry and are interested in joining NAR and reaping all of the benefits of membership, find out more about how to join and locate your state and local associations. To see how NAR dues are used, click here.

The term “REALTOR®” is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and abides by its strict Code of Ethics.

As an NAR member, you receive incredible business benefits, as well as the support and guidance of more than one million other real estate professionals and world-class staff, all focused on helping you succeed. Want to know exactly what your member dues gets you? Check out: Where Do Your NAR Dues Go? You’ll discover how much value membership provides for you and your business, through special discounts, free education, news, research, and tools provided to you simply because you are a member of the National Association of REALTORS®.