Types of Membership

Membership in the Honolulu Board of REALTORS® is open to brokers and salespersons of real estate as well as industry professionals in related businesses.


The various options for membership in the Honolulu Board of REALTORS® are as follows:

REALTOR® Member:

Licensed real estate brokers and licensed or certified appraisers who are associated with an established real estate office in the state of Hawaii.


Licensed real estate salespersons and licensed or certified appraisers who are affiliated with a REALTOR® member.

Affiliate Member:

This category is for individuals or firms who, while not engaged in the real estate profession, have interests requiring information concerning real estate and are supportive of the Board's objectives.

Individuals licensed or certified to engage in the practice of real estate who do not elect to hold REALTOR® or REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® membership in the Board may join in this category, provided they are engaged exclusively in a specialty of the real estate business other than brokerage of real property.

Institute Affiliate Member:

Institute Affiliate membership applies to individuals who hold ALC, CCIM, CPM, CRE, or SIOR designations or a class of membership in one or more NAR commercial Institutes, Societies and Councils (commercial Affiliates) that confers the right to hold office. The NAR commercial Affiliates are: the CCIM Institute, the Counselors of Real Estate, the Institute of Real Estate Management, the REALTORS® Land Institute, and the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®.

Institute Affiliate members join the REALTOR® Organization at the national level through one of the commercial Institutes, Societies and Councils affiliated with the National Association.

Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Subscription:

Access to the HBR Multiple Listing Service is available to members who are REALTORS® or REALTOR-ASSOCIATES® and are affiliated with a firm that also subscribes to the MLS.


About Membership Dues/MLS Subscription Fees:

For questions about becoming a member or to obtain current membership dues/MLS subscription fees, please call HBR customer service at 808.732.3000 or email [email protected] and provide 1) your name, 2) phone number, and 3) license number.

Membership Dues are pro-rated throughout the "dues year" that runs from January - December.

MLS Subscription Fees are pro-rated throughout the "MLS subscription year" that runs from July - June.


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