A REALTOR® Member who has held membership in the National Association as a REALTOR® for a cumulative period of forty (40) years is eligible for REALTOR® Emeritus status. In addition to the forty (40) years of membership, a REALTOR® Emeritus candidate member must also have completed at least one (1) year of *service at the Local, State or National Level. Upon approval by the Board of Directors of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, no further payment of dues are necessary to the National Association by the Member Association of which the REALTOR® Emeritus is a member. Please note that the dues waiver does not take effect until the dues year immediately following the Board of Directors' approval.
A standard certification form/application is necessary to begin the approval process for a REALTOR® Emeritus candidate.
All 2017 applications must be submitted by 9/27/17 in order to be reviewed at the November 2017 Board of Directors Meeting at the National Association of REALTORS® Convention.
* “Service” is defined as serving as an officer, director, committee member, federal political coordinator, president’s liaison or regional coordinator to a country with which NAR holds a reciprocal agreement.