Long after a transaction is over, members of the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS® continue to capitalize in their business and personal lives by taking advantage of their membership opportunities!
Take a look at these amazing benefits below:
NETWORKING: Community Service | Events | Young Council of REALTORS®
PROFESSIONALISM: ACBR Data Services | Education | RPR | Scholarships & Designations
PROTECTION: Arbitration | Government Affairs | Insurance | Legal Helpline
SAVINGS: Discounts | Federal Credit Union
The Commercial Board provides access to several software programs and tools to help members improve data quality, reduce research costs, enhance marketing efforts and return the control of the information back to the real estate professional. Key member services include Exchange Mail and CommercialBoardForms.com.
Ever lost a commission that should have been paid to you? As a member, simply call us up. It’s that easy and it’s free. Not a member? Then you must contact an attorney potentially resulting in thousands of dollars in legal fees.
Each year, members of the Board plan several Community Service events, as well as fundraisers to support the community outreach mission of the Board. Fundraisers include the Spring Fling, YCR Golf Tournament and BrokerFest. There are two committees dedicated to these fundraisers, as well as creating additional opportunities to participate in hands-on activities with the chosen charities of the Board.
With discounts from Dell, Sprint, OfficeMax and many others, your membership can translate in hundreds of dollars of savings and client referrals.
Earn 12 hours of FREE Continuing Education credit, a $200 savings! Members can also network at any of the monthly seminars on current trends and hot topics. Additionally, the Board offers several Expert Series CE programs throughout the year which consist of a panel of experts within their fields and are moderated by some of the Board's top leaders.
Realizing that networking is a vital part of a successful career in real estate, ACBR provides numerous opportunities for the entire real estate industry to come together, including several annual events: MDC Banquet, Spring Fling, BrokerFest and the Annual Business Meeting.
Combined, the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS® and the Atlanta REALTORS® Association are amongst the most politically powerful local trade associations in metro Atlanta. The Associations not only keep our members well informed about laws and regulations affecting the industry, but also shape the formulation of those policies through professional lobbying, grassroots activism, and supporting the election of pro-REALTOR® local candidates through the Atlanta REALTORS® Political Action Committee.
Guaranteed acceptance into quality programs at very affordable rates, including dental, disability, life, long-term care, supplemental and vision.
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.
NAR has a broad array of resources to help you provide the best service to your clients, and to be the best in your field. From education to advocacy efforts, from networking to property data – NAR works to help you be more profitable, while protecting the commercial real estate industry.
Recognizing the special financial services needs of REALTORS®, NAR offers a virtual credit union specifically for REALTORS®.
Created by NAR for the sole purpose of providing REALTORS® with the data they need to meet the demands of their clients. Your one-stop-shop for comprehensive market data, allowing REALTORS® specializing in commercial properties to save time and money.
Only REALTORS® have access to the most widely known professional designations in the industry. Commercial designations include: Accredited Land Consultant / ALC, Certified Commercial Investment Member / CCIM, Certified Property Manager / CPM and Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS® / SIOR®. Scholarships are available to you through GAR to help you earn your next designation this year!
The Young Council of REALTORS® is a committee of the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS®, established to provide networking and educational opportunities to Board members who are new in the real estate business.