Become A Member

Become A Member

 

  1. CCBR Membership
    • To apply for membership in the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Board of REALTORS®, Inc. an application form must be completed and sent to the board office  the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Board of REALTORS® (CCBR)
    • Upon receipt of a completed application with appropriate remittance, the applicant will be entered into the National Association of REALTORS® Database System (NRDS) as a provisional member. Upon approval from the Board of Directors and completion of New Member Orientation and new member Code of Ethics, the member’s provisional status will be changed to active. New members are required to attend New Member Orientation and will be notified of the date of the upcoming orientation meeting.
    • Online Membership Form
    • Member Dues: The annual dues (January – December) for each REALTOR® are $430. Dues are pro-rated.  See Prorations Here.  Dues include local Board, National Association of REALTORS®, & New York State Association of REALTORS® portions.  Following initial membership, annual dues are due December 31st.
  2. Benefits of Membership
    • A Professional Board Staff
    • State and National Association Support staff
    • Ongoing Professional Development
    • Motivational Seminars
    • Networking with Other Professionals
    • Grievance, Mediation, & Professional Standards Hearings & Arbitration
  3. Joining the Multiple Listing Service
    • Our MLS is a Committee of the Board of Realtors.
    • As a member of a Board of REALTORS® you are able to join the Multiple Listing Service. Our MLS site is www.CCBRMLS.com. The Designated REALTOR® is the Participant and is responsible for his firm’s agent’s payment.  The DR is billed the MLS Base Fee times the total number of Users (Designated Broker plus licensed sales agents plus associate brokers plus licensed or certified appraisers with the office).  Participation Fees per CCBR member are currently $108.00 for a 6-month period (April – September, October – March).  Participation Fees are pro-rated every month for new members joining.  Checks for MLS must be from the firm.
    • A new firm joining the MLS would have a one time set up fee of $250.
    • The Board also has electronic lockboxes if the Designated REALTOR® chooses to be a lockbox participant.
    • If you have questions, please contact a CCBR staff member at ccbr@windstream.net or 716-484-9426 during business hours (Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm).

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