Becoming a REALTOR®

Your broker must join a local REALTOR® association within Alabama. With this membership, you are privileged to all the rights and benefits of the Alabama Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®

Regular Dues Amounts
  • Designated REALTORS®: $170 per annum plus an amount equal to $170 for each non-member salesperson in office;
  • REALTORS®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATES®: $170 per annum; and
  • Affiliates: Each affiliate firm (at a primary mailing address) will pay State dues of $170 per annum and local dues annually through their primary Local Association. When joining additional Local Associations, the same firm shall pay Local Association dues only with the option of paying State dues and designating an additional contact and mailing address. 

There is, for the membership years 2017-2021, a special assessment of $36 per year on all classes of members in addition to the regular dues amounts listed above.

Member Processing Fee
  • There is levied on each new REALTOR®Member of the Association a Membership Processing Fee of $100.00.
  • There shall be added to the total dues owed by the Member Boards/Associations or other Members a $100.00 processing fee where such delinquency extends beyond seventy-five (75) days of January 1.
Timely Remittance
  • Each Member Board is expected to remit dues and new Member cards on a timely basis by transmitting a statement at least monthly showing what, if any, activity has occurred in the preceding period.
No Refund Policy
  •  All dues paid are non-refundable. 

Why You Should Join AAR