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Become a REALTOR®

Why Become a REALTOR®?

Being a REALTOR® is more than just obtaining your real estate license, it is abiding by a designated set of standards set forth by the National Association of REALTORS®.

Our REALTOR® brand, our services, our organizational strength, our commitment to the REALTORS® Code of Ethics and the endless number of programs we provide to our members are reasons 1-6 of why, if you aren’t already, you should become a member of the Arkansas REALTORS® today. The dues you pay to become a REALTOR® aren’t an expense, they are an investment in one of the strongest and most recognized organizations in the world.

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“As the voice for real estate, the Arkansas REALTORS® serves its members by promoting professionalism through education, communications, technology, legal information and services, by advocating the use and transfer of real property, and by positioning the REALTOR® as the primary source for real estate services.”


In order to list for sale or for lease real estate in any U.S. jurisdiction, the individual must hold a real estate license in the state or territory in which the sale/lease is taking place. Licenses are granted by state governments.