Commercial Services Accreditation
Your association can be recognized by NAR for a commitment to offering commercial services, programs and benefits for members. This prestigious achievement not only can help you retain your current members, but is also part of a strong membership recruitment plan. Learn more at realtor.org/CSAccreditation.
National Commercial Awards
Every year in the Fall, NAR honors accomplished REALTORS® in commercial real estate by celebrating their local achievement on a national level. Learn more about how you can take this opportunity to recognize an award-winning commercial professional from your association at realtor.org/commercial/national-commercial-awards.
Commercial Innovation Grants
This program assists REALTOR® associations with funding for new services or programs that have a direct commercial member benefit and add value. The application and funding process is held at the beginning of each year, however resources may be available at other times. Contact NARCommercial@realtors.org for more information or visit realtor.org/grants/commercial-innovation-grants.
REALTOR® Party – Community Outreach Grants
Funding is available to state and local REALTOR® associations to help plan, organize and implement community outreach programs. These funds can help you to revitalize downtowns and suburbs, create great places, enhance housing options and focus on land use in communities. Visit the REALTOR® Action Center at realtoractioncenter.com/for-associations.
REALTORS® Property Resource – Commercial
Give your REALTOR® members one-click access to RPR Commercial resources with badges that you can integrate into your websites or blogs. RPR Commercial badges connect to upcoming training, best practice articles and links to short videos tutorials. This technology and exclusive benefit allows your members to measure, predict, and target the right location for their clients. For details visit blog.narrpr.com/resources/rpr-badges and select “Commercial” in drop down menu.
Connect to Xceligent to review your association’s Commercial Information Exchange or Commercial MLS needs. As a REALTOR Benefits® Partner your members are guaranteed a discount over competitor services. Visit xceligent.com for more information.
Forming a Commercial Structure
Looking to form a commercial structure (committee, division, alliance, etc) at your association? Download the guide at realtor.org/commercial/forming-a- commercial. Staff at NAR are available to help you assess your readiness, create a membership development plan and support you along the way.
Coaching & Consultations
NAR’s Commercial staff can visit your association or hold a session by phone or web conference to discuss the benefits of offering commercial services, ways to enhance your current offerings, how to build an effective member development strategy or other issues important to you. Contact us at NARCommercial@realtors.org if interested.