Membership in the Columbia Board of REALTORS® provides you with access to programs, products, services and activities to enhance your professional development in the local real estate community. Some of the valuable services available to members include:
Combined, the Missouri REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS® are amongst the most politically powerful associations. The Boards not only keep our members well informed about laws and regulations affecting the industry, but also shape the formulation of those policies through professional lobbying, grassroots activism, and supporting the election of pro-REALTOR® local candidates through the Columbia Board of REALTORS® Political Action Committee.
As a member, you have the option to subscribe to the Columbia Board of REALTORS® MLS system. The online based MLS system gives members the ability to market their listings to other members of the association and have them distributed to websites such as REALTOR.com, Homes.com and Apartments.com. The MLS system is the only site that delivers accurate local sold data. The MLS system is the perfect way to find properties for Buyers.
Columbia Board of REALTORS® offers ShowingTime integrated into the MLS system allowing members to schedule showings 24/7. The service saves time, reduces phone calls, generates more showing and helps REALTORS® provide better service to buyers and sellers.
Columbia Board of REALTORS® members may participate in the CBOR Keybox System using equipment from Supra, allowing access to listings throughout Mid-Missouri. This system provides a secure way to protect your clients and gives them peace of mind knowing who is in their home at all times. At the same time the Keybox System allows easy access for your fellow REALTORS® to show your properties.
Recognizing the special financial services needs of REALTORS®, through membership in the Columbia Board of REALTORS®, the National Association of REALTORS® offers a credit union specifically for REALTORS®.
With Dell, FedEx, HP and many others, along with Lowe’s REALTOR® discount and customized coupons to your clients, your membership can translate in hundreds of dollars of savings and client referrals through membership in the Columbia Board of REALTORS®.
CBOR members receive free leads on their listings from MidMoHomeFinder.com The public facing property search website offers the public timely & accurate data directly from the CBOR MLS system! Leads generated from the website integrate with the CBOR Flexmls® system automatically.
Throughout the year, the Columbia Board of REALTORS® hosts a number of social networking events where members can network with other REALTORS® and Affiliate Members.