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At the Austin Board of REALTORS®, we use technology, education, and advocacy to make connections that strengthen the careers of our members and improve the lives of Central Texas families. We empower REALTORS® and their clients 
by connecting them to the market’s most complete, accurate, and up-to-date listing data. We connect our members to unparalleled opportunities for training and professional development, while also strengthening the industry’s connection to the highest standards of ethical behavior. And we connect homeowners and REALTORS® as a unified voice in the legislative process, speaking up for the place we all call home.

 

Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR) delivers valuable resources to our members and helps facilitate the dream of homeownership for Central Texans. Working consistently to fulfill our mission, we strengthen our position as one of the nation’s premier real estate associations.

In 2016, ABoR membership included over 12,000 individuals, including more than 11,000 REALTORS®.

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP

 

Individuals or organizations that work with or market to REALTORS®, but do not hold an active real estate license are eligible for Affiliate membership. Affiliate members have interests in real estate related information, are in agreement with the objectives of ABoR, and may benefit from ABoR activities.

How It Works

The first individual from an organization joins as a Corporate Affiliate and other staff within that firm may then join as Individual Affiliates. Corporate Affiliate status includes membership in the Austin Board of REALTORS® and Texas Association of REALTORS®. Individual Affiliate status provides membership in the Austin Board of REALTORS® only.

ANNUAL DUES FOR
AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP
Corporate Affiliate:
$217
Individual Affiliate:
$30

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BENEFITS OF AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP

Group Business People Chatting Balcony Concept

  • Instant access to 11,000+ REALTOR® members through networking events and activities
  • Advertising and marketing options exclusive to Affiliate members and at discounted rates
  • Promotion at ABoR events like the Realty Round Up trade show and ABoR annual meetings
  • Volunteer opportunities that provide valuable networking with ABoR leadership year-round
  • Affiliate networking and education events
  • Annual Affiliate of the Year Award to recognize outstanding service with ABoR
  • Listing on the “Find a Member” page of ABoR.com
  • Canyon View Event Center Discount

Affiliate Club Packages

PLATINUM
$10,000

  • Full page ad in Austin REALTOR® magazine ($1,100 value)
  • Full page ad in ABoR Academy Course Catalog *6 month shelf life ($1,000 value)
  • Exclusive ABoR Academy class sponsorship for premier classes (TREC Legal Update I, TREC Legal Update II, GRI) once a month ($1500 value)
  • 2 quarterly ABoR Connections eblasts to all members ($500 value)
  • 1 ABoR Forum speaking opportunity ($500 value)
  • Quarterly opportunity to speak for 2-3 minutes at New Member Orientation at the ABoR
  • Headquarters and have your logo on the PowerPoint ($500 value)
  • REALTOR® Lounge Advertiser - 1 month ($500 value)
  • REALTOR® Lounge Social (in that month) ($250 value)
  • ABoR.com “Find a Member” page Thank You ad with logo ($1,000 value)
  • Lobbyist Level Recognition at 1 TREPAC event ($2,000 value)
  • Signage at event
  • Link on event website and marketing
  • 2 Reserved tickets and marketing opportunities
  • Realty Round Up ($1,500 value)
  • 10 x 10 booth or 25% off difference of a larger booth
  • “Thank You” slide in keynote presentation and logo on entrance unit
  • 1/2 page program ad
  • Facility Screen Marketing ($3,000)
  • Elevator: Individual logo slide in rotation x 12 months
    Auditorium Screen
  • “Thank You” slide in rotation x 12 months
  • Social Media Mention ($1,000)
  • 1 shared content post
Approximate Value:
$14,350 = 30% savings!

 

 

 

GOLD
$5,000

  • One 1/2 page ad in Austin REALTOR® magazine ($650 value)
  • 1/2 page ad in the ABoR Academy Course Catalog ($850 value)
  • Exclusive ABoR Academy class sponsorship for premier classes (TREC Legal Update I, TREC Legal Update II, GRI) once a month ($1,500 value)
  • 2 quarterly ABoR Connections eblasts ($500 value)
  • Quarterly opportunity to speak for 2-3 minutes at New Member Orientation at the ABoR Headquarters and have your logo on the PowerPoint  ($2,000 value)
  • REALTOR® Lounge Advertiser - 1 month ($500 value)
  • Facility screen Marketing ($2,000 value) at all locations
  • Shared slide with logo in rotation x 6 months
  • Elevator: shared slide with logo in rotation x 6 months
  • Filibuster Level Recognition at 1 TREPAC ($1000 value)
  • 2 tickets
  • Signage at event
  • Realty Round Up ($1,250 value)
  • 1/2 pg ad in program
  • Logo on aisle signage
Approximate Value:
$8,750 = 43% savings!

 

 

 

SILVER
$2,500

  • 2 quarterly ABoR Connections eblasts ($500 value)
  • One 1/2 page ad in Austin REALTOR® magazine ad ($650 value)
  • 1/2 page ad in Realty Round Up Program ($250 value)
  • Grassroots Level Recognition at 1 TREPAC Event ($500 value)
  • 1 event ticket
  • Signage at event
  • Social Media Mention ($1,000 value)
  • 1 shared content post
Approximate Value:
$2,900 = 14% savings!

 

 

 

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES AT ABoR

For Individual Purchase

MEMBER EXCLUSIVE ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITY

ABoR Classes

ABoR invites Affiliate members to host breakfast, snacks, and luncheons for our CE and educational classes that take place on almost a daily basis at the ABoR Headquarters, ABoR North in Cedar Park, and ABoR South locations. Only Affiliate members will be sent the schedule of classes and given the opportunity to reserve a spot to host and market their business.

Benefits:

  • 2 to 3 minutes at the beginning of the class to introduce your company and services. (No PowerPoint presentations)
  • The option to put handouts in the meeting room and/or distribute items to attendees.
  • The chance to do a giveaway to collect business cards from attendees.

New Member Orientation

$500 Headquarters   $150 ABoR South

New Member Orientation is a mandatory class for all members of ABoR. With record numbers of new members joining every month we offer New Member Orientation at both locations. Only our Affiliate members are invited to take advantage of this opportunity.

Benefits:

  • 2 to 3 minutes at the beginning of the program to introduce your company and services.
  • The ability to distribute items to attendees.
  • The chance to do a giveaway to collect business cards from  attendees.

Each orientation session is limited to two Affiliate company advertisers.

Forums

$500 each

ABoR Forums are monthly events that bring together a wide range of ABoR members to discuss industry hot topics, professional development, and community issues. In 2016, 1200 plus ABoR members attended an ABoR Forum and sessions averaging 175 attendees. Only our Affiliate members are invited to take advantage of this opportunity.

Dates:
Forums are held 6 to 8 times a year. See ABoR.com/Calendar for dates.

Benefits:

  • 2 to 3 minutes at the beginning of the event to introduce your company and services.
  • The option to put handouts in the meeting room and/or distribute items to attendees.
  • The chance to do a giveaway to collect business cards from attendees.

Each ABoR Forum is limited to two Affiliate company advertisers.

 

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