Welcome to the Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS®! We are excited about your interest in joining the growing REALTOR® community.
Once you have earned your Real Estate License and are affiliated with a REALTOR® Real Estate Office you can become a REALTOR®. Joining the Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS® automatically extends membership to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR®). A REALTOR® may be a licensed Real Estate Salesperson (or Agent), Broker or Appraiser.
Below you will find the necessary membership forms and information you will need to get the application process underway.
REALTORS® (or Agents)
Individuals that are sole proprietors, partners, corporate officers, or branch office managers and are engaged actively in the real estate profession and maintain or are associated with an established real estate office in New Jersey or a nearby state are eligible to become REALTOR® members. Every individual who is a partner in a partnership, or an officer in a corporation, or a trustee of a trust who is actively engaged in the real estate profession within the state or a contiguous state contiguous qualifies for REALTOR® Membership only. REALTOR® Membership in an Association of REALTORS® within the state or a adjoining state is required for these individuals.*
*REALTOR® applicants must attend a New Member Orientation and complete the New Member Code of Ethics Training of the National Association of REALTORS® within 60 days after submitting an application. The 3.5 hour New Member Orientation is offered on a monthly basis. To see when the next orientation is offered and/or to register, visit the EBCBOR Events Calendar and select 'Display New Member Orientations' from the drop down menu above the left side of the calendar.Please visit the Code of Ethics Training web site here for additional information.
Designated REALTORS® (or Brokers)
Each firm (or office in the case of firms with multiple office locations) needs to identify one REALTOR® member that will be responsible for all duties and obligations of Membership including the obligation to arbitrate and the payment of association dues. The "Designated REALTOR®" must be a sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer, or branch office manager acting on behalf of the firm's principal(s) and must meet all other qualifications for REALTOR® Membership.
Designated REALTORS® must complete and submit both the REALTOR® Membership Application and the New Office Information Form: