Insurance Options for Iowa Realtors®

The Iowa Association of REALTORS®, understands how difficult it can be for Realtors® to locate affordable health insurance plans. Therefore, we have partnered with Associations Marketing Group, Inc. to assist our members in their search for the right health insurance plan at the right price. AMGI has also put together a specialized Group Dental and Vision Insurance program for IAR members with Delta Dental of Iowa. Life Insurance is also offered through The Cincinnati Insurance Companies.

Associations Marketing Group, Inc

Click on the heading below to read more about each insurance type. 

 Health Insurance
 

Group health insurance for groups down to one employee:

  • Wellmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield - Wellmark will allow a group plan if you are a W2 employee of your own S Corp or LLC doing taxes as an S Corp.
  • Medical Associates (Select Eastern & Central Iowa Counties) - Medical Associates is headquartered in Dubuque and offers a group health plan that uses a Mercy Only network in select areas of the state. Medical Associates will allow Sole-Proprietors, Partnerships, LLC’s and Corporations to apply with correct tax documents.

INDIVIDUAL HEALTH INSURANCE UNDER 65:

  • Healthcare Marketplace at Healthcare.gov - We use your estimated taxable income for the upcoming year to see if you qualify for any tax subsidy. Wellmark BC/BS has plans available that use the statewide HMO network. Medica has plans available that use a UnityPoint network. These plans are guaranteed is-sue with no health questions.
  • Short-Term Medical - UnitedHealthOne as a short-term policy does not follow the Affordable Care Act rules. These plans you will have to complete medical underwriting. Please note this style of coverage does not cover pre-existing conditions for the first 12 months.

Medicare / Over 65:

  • Medicare Supplements - These plans can be quote throughout the year. 
  • Prescription Drug Plans (Part D) - These plans can be quoted if you are new to Medicare or during the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) October 15th - December 7th.
  • Medicare Advantage (Part C) - These plans can be quoted if you are new to Medicare or during the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) October 15th - December 7th.
     
     
     
 Dental Insurance

The Iowa Association of REALTORS® (IAR) is pleased to present an association dental plan for our membership. These dental plans were designed by Delta Dental of Iowa exclusively for IAR members

Highlights:
• No waiting periods on benefits.
• Level one benefits in the Delta PPO network and level two benefits in the Delta Premier network, giving you a comprehensive network of dentists.
• No underwriting is required.
• * Deductible is waived for diagnostic and preventive services.

Click here for fillable enrollment form for Delta Dental or Delta Vision

Platinum Plan

• Annual maximum benefit of $2,000.
• Per Person Deductible: $25* PPO Dentist / $100* Premier Dentist
• Level One PPO Benefits: Preventive, Routine, Major: 100%/80%/50%

Monthly Rates for Platinum Plan
Single: $33.98
Two-Person: $65.56
Family: $122.22

Preferred Plan

•     Annual maximum benefit of $1,000.
•     Per Person Deductible: $50* PPO Dentist / $150* Premier Dentist
•     Level One PPO Benefits: Preventive, Routine, Major: 100%/50%/50%

Monthly Rates for Preferred Plan
Single: $26.64
Two-Person: $51.18
Family: $95.22

Preventive Plan

•     Annual maximum benefit is Unlimited.
•     Per Person Deductible: $50 PPO Dentist / $50 Premier Dentist
•     Level One PPO Benefits: Preventive and Routine: 80% / 50%

Monthly Rates for Preventive Plan
$13.70
$26.32
$53.58

Vision Insurance

 The Iowa Association of REALTORS® (IAR) is pleased to present an association vision plan for our membership. This vision plan was designed by Delta Dental of Iowa exclusively for IAR members.

Click here for fillable enrollment form for Delta Dental or Delta Vision

Here are some highlights of the Delta Vision plan:

•    $10 copay for Vision Exam (every 12 months)
•    $150 allowance on Frames (every 12 months)
•    $25 copay for Standard Plastic Lens (every 12 months)
•    $150 allowance on Contact Lenses (every 12 months)
•    Access to the EyeMed Vision Care network, a nationwide network.
•    Lasik & PRK Benefit of 15% off retail price or 5% off promotional price
•    No underwriting is required.
•    No waiting periods on benefits

Monthly Rates for Delta Vision of Iowa

Single: $8.68
+Spouse: $15.62
+Children: $17.56
+Family: $22.88

Rates are for the period of 6/1/21 through 5/31/23
Rates include a monthly ACH free. 

Life Insurance

 As a member of the Iowa Association of Realtors you now have the opportunity to purchase individual 
life insurance simplified issue;

up to $100,000 for ages 18-50
up to $75,000   for ages 51-60
up to $25,000   for ages 61-70

No Medical Examination required.

This plan gives you a lifetime of protection as you have the option to purchase a Level 20 Year Term or Level 10 Year Term policy, a Whole Life Insurance plan or a Term 20 Return of Premium policy.  You also have the opportunity to purchase coverage for your spouse and/or children.  The offer is through Cincinnati Life Insurance, which has a high financial strength rating of A+ from A.M. Best, Fitch and Standard & Poor’s. 

You own your policy; therefore, you may continue your coverage at the same premium, even if you leave real estate or retire.

 

Please contact AMGI if you have any interest or questions about the available IAR programs.

Laura R. Patton, LUTCF
President
Licensed Broker since 1982
lpatton@amgi-dsm.com

Lee R. Patton, FHIAS
Vice President
Licensed Broker since 2013
leepatton@amgi-dsm.com

1-800-798-6772