BUSINESS AFFILIATE’S CORNER
CONNECT TO CHICAGO REALTORS® WITH AN AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP
Connect with a network of over 17,500 Chicago REALTORS® members by becoming an affiliate. Affiliate membership provides you with the connections and resources you need to help you expand your business while offering a platform where you can showcase your support for our industry. Access top-tier industry events and benefits only the Chicago REALTORS® can bring you – become an affiliate member today!
Prominently Promote Your Name
- Listing in our Affiliate Directory on ChicagoREALTOR.com, which is sent to members when they join, promoted throughout the year and available 24/7 at ChicagoREALTOR.com.
- Placement on the Service Providers Directory on our public consumer website BuySellOwnChicago.com.
- Listing in our annual Services Providers Guide published in Chicago REALTOR® Magazine.
- Exclusive Advertising & Sponsorship Opportunities throughout the year – you will be the first to know about high impact sponsorship opportunities to promote your brand.
- Use of the Chicago Association of REALTORS® Affiliate logo – a visible show of support to the REALTOR® community!
Network & Expand Your Sphere
- We are known for our top tier events! Connect with the Chicago REALTORS® community at one of our over 85 events each year, many of which are free for members! As an affiliate, you’ll receive member pricing for all of our events, including our Galas, Sales Awards, YPN Breakfasts, CommercialForum & Sustainability forums. We have something for everyone!
- Apply to serve on a committee to build relationships with Chicago REALTORS®. Volunteering at the association takes your involvement to a new level – and affiliate contributions are welcome!
- Take advantage of unlimited, member-only access to the Chicago Association of REALTORS® online Membership Directory. Easily search for individual CAR members or offices through your online CAR account. Click Here to login with your CAR member ID & password, and then click “Members/Offices” at the bottom of the page. You can search by member name, office name or zip code. In addition, you may also access a full roster of CAR Members in Excel format. Click here to access the list.
Stay Up-to-Date & In-the-Know with these Tools
- Receive the triannual Chicago REALTOR® Magazine at your home address! Packed with articles about industry trends, technology tools, business building resources and photos from our popular events, you will be dialed in to what’s happening in the Chicago real estate scene. You can also access the magazine online. Special advertising partnerships are available for affiliate members for both the print and digital issues, including social media exposure!
- Receive member discounts on all of our industry classes and events. Your registration for the education and networking you want, at member-exclusive pricing.
- 24/7 and on-the-go access to our Fast Stats – Chicago real estate statistics in easy to access PDF formats break down what’s happening in the market on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
Shape the Future of Chicago Real Estate
- As an affiliate, you’ll have access to advocacy opportunities to shape the future of our industry. You’ll receive invitations to advocate alongside REALTORS® for legislation that makes Chicago a better place to live, work and play. Plus, you’ll get member-exclusive access to our free monthly Coffee with the GADs events to stay abreast of all the legislative initiatives affecting our industry.
- Apply to serve on a Chicago Association of REALTORS® committee to help shape the future of our organization. Our committees and work groups work tirelessly to deliver on our mission – and we welcome your contributions to those efforts!