15 benefits

As a member of VBR, your membership includes National, State, and Local. We help provide the tools to enhance professionalism in the real estate industry.
 

Top Ten Benefits of REALTOR® Membership 

1. REALTOR® Brand: The REALTOR® brand is one of the most recognized trademarks in the world.
2. Public Awareness: Let consumers know why it is important to use a REALTOR®
3. Government Advocacy: NAR, CAR, and VBR work with elected leadership in our government to benefit REALTORS®
4. Technology: We provide resources to help enhance your business.
5. Education: Give opportunities to increase your knowledge in your profession.
6. Networking: Offer many events to build relationships within the industry.
7. Monthly Statistics: Provide free access to monthly indicators, and areas reports.
8. Information Resources: VBR Weekly Update Newsletter, Call for Actions announcements, which help you stay up to date with current information.
9. Community: VBRF raises funds to promote community projects.
10. REALTOR® Benefits Program: Help you save money & time
 
We provide our members with leading-edge technology, market trend information, listing syndication, and marketing tools.
 
■ Broadcast Email System – Help share information such as items for sale, open house, real estate, rental, and general news.
■ Tech Helpline – Tech support for any hardware, software, and mobile devices.
■ MLS Touch App – Mobile app for real estate professionals that has features to help you preview, show, and research properties.
■ Monthly Market Statistics – Market Indicator reports provided each month along with individual areas reports.
■ Access to Syndication – Zillow, Trulia, Homes.com, Realtor.com, RE/Colorado.com, & ColoProperty.com – Your Listing. Your Lead.
■ Vail Valley HOME Magazine - Special member rates in the Vail Daily’s monthly publication.
 
Events:
 
■ General Membership Meetings three times a year, featuring keynote speakers
■ Free Lunch & Learn on various topics such as Wildfire Mitigation, Deed Restrictions, & updates from DORA
■ Networking Mixers – Vail Valley Partnership, All Chambers and more
■ Community Connections & Events
■ Annual Installation Celebration
■ Annual Holiday Party
 
Education
■ Quality education programming throughout the year. Offering basic CE offerings such as CREC Annual Update, NAR Ethics and many more
■ Free Education – CPR training, legal hot topics, wildfire mitigation, and mold awareness
■ Designation Offering – Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Resort & Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS).
■ REALTOR® safety tips
 
Additional Benefits:
 
■ RPAC– The REALTOR® Political Action Committee, dedicated to protecting private property rights and REALTORS® interest in the legislative arena. RPAC supports political candidates at the local,
state, and national levels who understand the issues important to REALTORS®
■ VBR Weekly Update newsletter to keep you up to date on current information
■Facility Rentals– Board room and classroom facilities
■ Involvement in committees
■ Affiliate directory of trusted affiliated industry partners.
■ Public awareness campaigns promoting the advantages of working with a REALTORS®.
■ Legal Hotline—Managing brokers may use a free hotline through the Colorado Association of REALTORS® to get legal advice.

Sign up for a chance to win your dues! 

Download the Stamp Me app to your smartphone. Collect 5 Stamps to be entered to win your 2020 Annual VBR Dues (Value $348).

You earn virtual stamps by attending meetings, participating in volunteer days or reading newsletters. There will be five contests during the 2019 campaign.

Stamp me


 Vail Valley HOME Magazine 

The Vail Board of REALTORS® is pleased to offer special Member Rates in the Vail Daily's monthly publication, Vail Valley HOME Magazine. This glossy full-color publication is the go-to source for everything 'Home' in the Vail Valley. Contact Jennifer Wuebbolt at the Vail Daily for complete details (970) 748-7905 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

vvhomemag

MLStouch

MLS-Touch is the most powerful mobile application for real estate professionals today, with a load of features to help you preview, show, and research properties.
This is your mobile gateway to the MLS!!!

MLS Touch Instructions: 

pdf MLS Touch Instructions Android (2.93 MB)

pdf MLS Touch Instructions iPad (5.30 MB)

pdf (3.81 MB) pdf MLS Touch Instructions iPhone (3.81 MB)

For additional webinar training on MLS touch click here

 

Broadcast Email Instructions: 

The Broadcast email allows you to send message to VBR members in specific categories. Once you are a member you can sign up by logging into the website and going to "members home" and selecting broadcast email. 

 


Tech Helpline

Are you having computer problems? This free benefit allows you to call and get the technical assistance you need on your computer.

Call 866.619.8170 and give them your member number and they will help you.


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Interactive Payment Calculators in your VMLS Listings

Provide your buyers with real-time mortgage product and affordability information for each property you send them through the MLS system and RatePlug. Stop deals from falling through and turn passive buyers into active buyers.

• Keep buyers on listings longer - play financial “what-if” scenarios with lending data
• Peace of mind for lenders - compliant with everything (TRID, FTC-MAP, RESPA-TILA, etc).
• Displays only your trusted lending sources.

Custom Real Estate Property Flyers

Included at no-extra cost. Now when you list a new property in VMLS, your lending partner has the ability to create co-branded professional real estate flyers to support your open houses and other co-marketing activities.

There are multiple compliant co-marketing flyer templates available.

Get started today AT NO ADDITIONAL COST TO YOU!

CLICK HERE to enroll.

NAR's REALTOR Benefits® Program – Grow Your Business • Gain a Competitive Edge • Save Time and Money

Designed with you in mind, the REALTOR Benefits® Program is your official member benefits resource, bringing you discounts and unique offers on products and services just for REALTORS®. Since Program Partners are carefully selected, you can be assured they understand the unique needs of real estate professionals and are committed to your success. 

For a full roster of partners, along with their member-only offers and savings.

               8 NAR2019 catalog Page 01

pdf NAR Benefits Catalog (10.69 MB)


The Colorado Association of REALTORS® is proud to offer these benefits to our REALTOR® members.
 
Click here to view.
 
 
Legal Hotline

The REALTORS® Legal Hotline is a service which provides members of the Colorado Association of REALTORS® with direct access to a qualified real estate attorney who can offer information on real estate law and related matters. The Hotline provides legal information, not legal representation.

How do I use the Legal Hotline?

The principal broker and one additional designee from each REALTOR® office are allowed access to the Hotline. Each user will be assigned a unique Hotline Identification Number. Your name and ID number will provide verification that you are an authorized caller. Legal information will be given at the time of your call or within one business day if research is required.

Click here to view the CAR Legal Hotline website.