With approximately 2,200 members, GFWAR offers its affiliate members a broad range of networking opportunities to promote their company’s brand and message to area real estate professionals. Want to promote your products or services? An affiliate membership at GFWAR is just the ticket.
A GFWAR Affiliate Membership Offers:
Exposure – GFWAR offers its affiliate members a wealth of opportunities to build top-of-mind brand awareness among REALTOR® members by:
- Promoting various affiliate events or news in weekly e-mail updates
- Listing affiliates by industry type on the GFWAR Online Portal
- Providing an array of advertising opportunities for affiliates to promote their companies
Networking - GFWAR realizes how important networking is to its affiliate members and works to provide a variety of networking opportunities to help affiliates personally market themselves to GFWAR members. These opportunities include:
- Association events / luncheons
- MLS Networking Groups
- Committee meetings
- Classes / seminars
- Starbucks Sessions
Access to Members – GFWAR offers its affiliate members a list of GFWAR members that includes their mailing addresses and phone numbers. This list is available upon request only to affiliate members for $10.
Cost Break – Affiliates are given the same discount benefits that REALTOR® members are given, including at the REALTOR® store, at GFWAR events / classes and on facility rentals at the Association.
To Become an Affiliate Member
GFWAR has three types of affiliate memberships – designated, additional affiliate and institute affiliate. All offices must designate one member as the designated affiliate member, and all other members of the office may join at a reduced rate as additional affiliates. An institute affiliate is a member with the IREM, RLI, SIOR, CCIM & CRE affiliations. These members pay their NAR Affiliate – Institute directly.
To become an affiliate member, the process includes downloading one of the forms below and sending it to GFWAR with a method of payment. Payment may be in the form of cash, check or credit card. For dues information, visit www.gfwar.org/membership/dues-information.
Institute Affiliate Application (Only for those who are members of IREM, CIREI, RLI, SIOR, CCIM & CRE. National dues must be paid to the institute, society or council and specification made to disperse local dues to GFWAR.)
Optional appointments with a GFWAR staff member may be arranged to discuss more about becoming an affiliate member. To notify GFWAR regarding an interest in scheduling an appointment, contact Dawn Marie Brown with GFWAR at 817-336-5165, ext. 105, or email@example.com.