Detailed Joining Requirements

Membership Application

REALTORŪ Member Qualifications

Hold a valid real estate license or appraisal certification and be actively engaged in the real estate profession and its recognized branches; Be employed by or affiliated with a Designated REALTORŪ / Broker / Appraiser as an independent contractor.

DESIGNATED REALTORŪ / Broker / Appraiser Qualifications

Hold a valid real estate license or appraisal certification and be actively engaged in the real estate profession and its recognized branches; Be a sole proprietor, partner or corporate officer of your firm; Have no record of official sanctions involving unprofessional conduct and no recent or pending bankruptcy.

REALTORŪ Code of Ethics

As a REALTORŪ, you agree to: Abide by the National Association of REALTORSŪ Code of Ethics; Abide by the Constitution, ByLaws, and Policies of the Waco Association of REALTORSŪ, the Texas Association of REALTORSŪ, and the National Association of REALTORSŪ.

WAOR Membership Joining Requirements

All agents are required to attend a New Member Orientation session before membership approval. All sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. and continue until approximately 4:00 p.m. with breakfast and lunch provided. Orientation dates are listed below with the joining fee schedule.

Effective immediately, complete membership applications and joining fees must be turned into the Board Office by noon on  Monday of the week prior to  New Member Orientation. Applications must be entirely filled out with the Broker's signature.

Board Office staff will review the applications to ensure each form is completed properly.  If there is a problem with an application, the Broker will have until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, the day before Orientation, to correct the issue before it will be considered by the Membership Committee for approval.

It is the responsibility of the Broker to ensure the application is fully completed with proper signatures and submitted in the required time frame.

Click the link at the top of the page and send your completed application to

All new member applicants must provide a copy of an active real estate license, appraiser's license or proof the test has been passed. Once approved, agents with inactive licenses must send a copy of their active license to the Association before obtaining access to any MLS privileges.

New Agent Joining Fees by Orientation Date





















































































Add $250.00 Initial Joining Fee to the MLS if Joining as a Broker.
*The fee quotes below are initial joining fees broken down monthly.*

 Agent Monthly Dues

 Broker Monthly Dues



All members are required to pay monthly dues, which are billed monthly through the Broker.

The initial joining fees listed above DO NOT include lease amounts for lockbox keys or lockboxes. For more information on the lockbox key system, please call the Board Office.

As a reminder:

Annual Dues invoices are mailed in October and must be paid in full by December 15. This fee of approximately $441.00 is required for all members of the Waco Association of REALTORSŪ.