Benefits of Affiliate/Sustaining Membership

Marketing Opportunities

  • access to attend and/or sponsor nearly 100 events throughout the year such as the Joint Industry Forecast, Awards Lunch, President's Ball, and the many fun events sponsored by our YPN, CORPAC, Foundation, etc.
  • inclusion in our Real Estate Services search - searchable by service with direct links to your firm's company web site and your e-mail address
  • privilege of running for the Affiliate Director seat on the Columbus REALTORS® Board of Directors
  • eligible for the Affiliate of the Year award - a prestigious award in recognition of your volunteer efforts with this association as well as your community
  • discounted advertising rates in the In Contract magazine


Networking & Education

  • 30+ Committees provide you opportunities to network, share ideas, establish programs and set policies
  • Our joint forecast luncheon (see description under membership benefits).
  • Awards Luncheon (April) - honors the association's Broker of the Year, Salesperson of the Year, Affiliate of the Year, Citizen of the Year, Instructor of the Year, as well as 50-year, 40-year and 25-year members
  • CORPAC Auction (May)
  • CORPAC Golf Outing (September)
  • Annual Meeting/ Sales Associates Day / Expo (October) - includes annual financial, legislative, industry and committee reports, trade expo featuring related vendor information and products.
  • President's Ball (December) - honors outgoing and incoming leadership and Million Dollar Club sales award winners
  • Additional opportunities for networking through Area Realty Associations*


Access to resources that help you succeed

  • MLS - access to the Columbus and Central Ohio Multiple Listing Service to get sold information. (available to Affiliate members, but not to Sustaining members.)
  • Electronic KeyBox System
  • In Contract Magazine (published 6x/year) - includes industry information, statistics, event announcements, member news, committee reports, education class information, event registration fliers, etc.
  • Printing & Design Services - fact sheets, business cards, fliers, brochures, forms...low-cost design, quick turn-around
  • Discounts on Products/Services you use including insurance, pagers, clubs, office/computer equipment, printing, digital phones, cars, advertising, legal services, banking services, long distance, internet service, etc.
  • free meeting room rental at the Columbus REALTORS® Membership Headquarters for your company meetings or luncheons (contact our receptionist at (614) 475-4000.)


Become an Affiliate/Sustaining Member
Corporate Affiliate Real estate owners or individuals associated with a title company, mortgage company, financial institution, home building, or other company not having individuals licensed as sales agents or brokers. Application
Individual Affiliate Individuals associated with the company of a Corporate Affiliate member (above). Application
Sustaining Individuals who practice in industries such as home inspection, pest control, insurance, engineering, moving/storage, contracting, cleaning, utilities, education, advertising, government, etc. Sustaining Application
Individual Sustaining Individuals associated with the company of a Sustaining member (above). Application
Institute Affiliate Individuals who hold a professional designation awarded by a qualified Institute, Society, or Council affiliated with the National Association of REALTORS® that addresses a specialty area other than residential brokerage or individuals who otherwise hold a class of membership in such Institute, Society or Council that confers the right to vote or hold office.

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