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, Sales Associates Day, President's Ball, and the many fun events sponsored by our YPN, CORPAC, Foundation, etc.
  • booth fee discount for the annual REALTOR® Expo - largest real estate trade fair in Ohio
  • 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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