MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

Benefits of Membership……

Membership at FM REALTORS® offers you a number of benefits, including membership to the North Dakota Association of REALTORS®, the Minnesota REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. 

Advocacy

FM REALTORS® strives to protect the rights of real estate ownership and private property rights. We keep our members informed of key issues affecting our industry and support candidates that support our industry.

Tools

We provide the tools that help our members in their business (flexMLS, Supra, Forms, Professional Development, market data and more).

Professionalism

FM REALTORS® furthers professionalism in our industry by enforcing the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and MLS Rules and Regulations.

Involvement 

Involvement in the association and community events allows our members to give back while networking. It also increases our member’s knowledge, enhancing the value our members bring to their clients.

Promotion

We promote our members and REALTOR® brand through advertising and marketing efforts.

Applying for Membership

To apply for REALTOR® membership, please fill out the forms below and email them to kelly@fmrealtor.com. Once the membership department has reviewed the documents, they will contact you to schedule an appointment to finish the membership process, go over education requirements and collect payment. 

Steps to Membership

To become a REALTOR® with FM REALTORS® and to have access to Residential Multiple Listing Service (RMLS) and Supra eKey Access, please fill out the forms below: 

*Note that two of the forms do require the broker’s (Designated REALTOR®) signature.

**Commercial MLS Access forms and information are not found on the website. Please contact Kelly@fmrealtor.com for information. 

New Member Checklist

___ Apply for Membership - see forms above

___ Schedule a time to meet with our Membership Coordinator, Kelly Sommerfeld.  Email Kelly@fmrealtor with attached forms. 

___ If joining RMLS, complete the online Orientation.  Kelly will send you link to gain access.

___ If joining Fargo Comex, complete required CCIM Course (Foundations, 101, 102, 103, or 104). 

___ Schedule/complete required courses for membership* New Member OrientationNew Member Code of Ethics, and NAR Orientation.  See below for further details.

___ Sign in to check profile & add picture to this website. Click SIGN IN at top of page, click FORGOT PASSWORD, and use email on membership paperwork. 

___ Set up SupraWeb

___ Set up NAR website access.  You will need NRDS/M1# from the New Member Reference Guide. 

___ Follow FM REALTORS social media pages: Facebook  & Youtube

*FM REALTORS® New Member Orientation, NAR New Member Orientation and New Member Code of Ethics must be completed within 180 days of membership application. If not completed, you will be required to reapply for membership and pay new member fees. MLS access will be revoked.

FM REALTORS® Orientation – The next FM REALTORS Orientation will be Tuesday, August 31st from 9AM – 10:30AM via Zoom.  Click here for more info.   
NAR Orientation – This module is available anytime, takes over 60 minutes to complete, and features videos, games, quizzes and field trips to various NAR websites. You can stop and start the orientation, but it must be completed within 30 days of starting the course.  Access the module at: https://lms.nar.realtor.   Do not share this link.  You will receive a certificate once completed.  Please submit the certificate to patti@fmrealtor.com.  
New Member Code of Ethics – A New Member Code of Ethics course is offered by the Association at least once during the 180-day provisional membership. If you would rather do it online, there are online options (please contact me if you would like information).  The next in person New Member Code of Ethics will be Wednesday, June 30th from 9AM – 12 Noon at the DoubleTree by Hilton in West Fargo.   Click here for more info