Membership in a local association of REALTORS® automatically extends your membership to the state association and national association. In order to become a REALTOR® member, you must be a licensed real estate agent, broker or appraiser in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Agents must also be affiliated with a REALTOR® member firm. Appraisers are required to join as REALTOR® members. Payment must be submitted at the time of application.
Step 1, Engage:
Step 2, Activate:
After you finish completing the application documents, you are ready to activate your membership. Call (434) 385-8760 to schedule your appointment.
Step 3, Initiate:
Now you are ready to attend orientation. You will need to attend one Orientation Module within your first six (6) months of activating your membership.
Step 4, Participate:
You are ready to participate fully! We'll send you a quick little recap of some things to keep in mind as you get started. The National Association of REALTORS® is America's largest trade association, representing 1.4 million members, including NAR's institutes, societies, and councils, involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.
Other considerations when joining LAR:
- You MUST attend the New Member Orientation Module within 6 months of joining. Please review the LAR MLS Rules & Regulations prior to attending the course.
- Review the Supra Lockbox Services Rules & Regulations.
- Review LAR Policies and Bylaws.
- As a REALTOR® member, you must complete a NAR Code of Ethics course every 2 years.
LAR New Applicant Fees
Fees are prorated to your appointment date, see the fee schedule here or call Wanda Fitzgerald for more information at (434) 385-8760.
Supra Lockbox Information
MLS Only Membership
This is a subscription for salespersons to access the Lynchburg Multiple Listing Service only. This subscription does not include REALTOR membership benefits. This subscription is only available to salespersons whose broker is MLS-Only. A letter of "Good Standing" is required from the Primary Association showing that the Local, State and National dues have been paid.
MLS Administrative Access
Administrative access is assigned to unlicensed individuals who are under the direct supervision of the MLS Participant or the Participant's licensed designee, and are to be used by the assignee only.
Questions? If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact LAR Membership at (434) 385-8760, Monday- Friday 9am-5pm.