Why Become A Member
All members of the Kent Washington Association of Realtors are members of the NAR and are entitled to use the designation REALTOR®.
The Benefits of Belonging
Education stands as a central pillar of our Association’s mission and strategic planning. We are committed to providing continuing education classes and Lunch & Learns that address the latest and most pertinent real estate topics, often at no or minimal cost to our members.
We actively participate in fundraising efforts to support various community charities.
Annually, we provide informal networking opportunities for you to connect with your peers. These occasions often coincide with our fundraising events, combining social functions with our commitment to community support.
Throughout the year, meetings are convened to address crucial business matters, disseminate important information to our membership, recognize outstanding achievements with awards, and foster camaraderie among our members.
Explore the many opportunities within KWAOR’s committees. You’ll find immense value in areas like Community Outreach, Education, Government Affairs, Grievance, Professional Standards, Programs, Diversity Equality Inclusion (DEI), Bylaws, and Policies & Procedures. These committees are here to serve your interests, and you have the chance to volunteer and actively participate in the one that resonates with you.
REALTOR® of the Year
Richard L. Phipps Distinguished Service Award
Through this exchange below, our members have the opportunity to access group rates for a diverse range of insurance products.
All members are welcome to utilize the services of the Association’s Professional Standards Committee, which facilitates the private resolution of commission disputes between members through the arbitration process.
We employ email, our website, and social media platforms to ensure you stay informed about the latest real estate and association news. As a valued member, you will also receive a monthly edition of the KWAOR Updates newsletter, providing comprehensive coverage of statewide and national real estate activities.
The Lockbox Loaner Program is an exciting member benefit. KWAOR offers our members one (1) Lockbox for 90 days as a FREE trial. Stronger, more reliable, and smarter than any other electronic lockbox, you can securely and conveniently access homes while creating great home showing experiences.