Why Join?

See the benefits of membership and check out the Iowa's Value Proposition to see what your dues dollars get you.

Membership Programs

We offer different membership programs:

  • REALTOR® Membership (Iowa brokers and licensed agents)
  • Affiliate Membership (real-estate related companies like banks, inspection companies, mortgage companies, etc.)
  • Secondary or Other Membership (for out-of-state agents, MLS-only members; please call our membership department 800-532-1515 or 515-453-1064 for details)
Benefits / Services REALTOR® Member Affiliate Member
Year-End Magazine Yes Yes
Preferred Pricing on Insurance Yes Yes
Access to Housing Stats Yes Yes
Tech Helpline Yes
Online Forms Yes
Legal Hotline Yes
REALTOR Directory Yes
Discounted Event / Class Registrations Yes
Membership Price Pleasecontact local boardfor prices $75/ year prorated quarterly


How to Join

REALTOR® Membership Steps

  1. Obtain a real estate license (see Iowa license requirements)
  2.  Find a sponsoring Iowa REALTOR® broker
  3. Apply for membership through a local Iowa REALTOR Board or Association
  4. Submit the required membership fees

Affiliate Membership

Contact Terry Ottum to become an affiliate member

Secondary REALTOR® Membership

For other membership programs (out of state membership, MLS-only, etc.) please contact Terry Ottum in our membership department.