APPLY FOR TEHACHAPI AREA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® MEMBERSHIP -
Choose Membership Type: a) Designated REALTOR®; b) REALTOR®; or c) Secondary Association Member
                                                              a) (Responsible Broker)                   b) (Salesperson or BR Associate)     c) (DR, R who hold Primary REALTOR® membership at another AOR)

Primary REALTOR® Association Membership is a 3 Way Membership.
    1- LOCAL Association 
    2 - STATE Association 
    3 - NATIONAL Association of REALTORS® 
A Primary Association is the one who collects your C.A.R. and NAR annual allocations.
For Secondary Association Membership, a REALTOR® would only pay TAAR dues. 

REQUIREMENTS FOR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP

FORMS REQUIRED: (For All New Agents and BrokersClick here to see all MLS Forms and fee schedule.
    1 - Application For Membership (Agents and Brokers) - Click for app 
    2 - Notice of Addition of Licensee (Agents) - Click for Ad form 
    3 - Letter of Good Standing (Agents and Brokers

NOTE: Also joining Tehachapi MLS? Click 'Join the MLS' for list of additional required forms.

PROCESSING:  
Forms are processed within 2 business days of receipt.  Completed forms and payment are required before membership will be activated.  

- By Appointment: Call TAAR at (661) 822-7652 to schedule a time to bring in the completed forms.

- By E-mail: Send forms to e-mail of Carmen Curiel, CEO/Membership Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

- By Mail: Send all forms and payment to TAAR, 20705 South St., Suite A, Tehachapi, CA  93561. (Make checks out to Tehachapi Area Association of REALTORS®)


ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS:
Board of Directors require all new members to attend a REALTOR® Orientation class. (DUE TO COVID-19, CLASSES MAY BE HELD VIRTUALLY.  Class reminders will contain meeting information.) 

2021 New Member Mandatory Orientation Class Dates

  • REALTOR® ONLY VIRTUAL -Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 1:30 pm

  • REALTOR® ONLY VIRTUAL - Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 1:30 pm
     
  • REALTOR® ONLY VIRTUAL - Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 1:30 pm

  • REALTOR® ONLY VIRTUAL - Wednesday, November 17, 2021, 1:30 pm

NOTE: For each member who does not attend the Orientation class:
    - A $100.00 non-attendance fee will be charged to Broker.
    - Association membership will be inactivated until the requirement is fulfilled.  
(A Letter of Good Standing from your primary association stating you have REALTOR® membership for current year, will fulfill this REALTOR® Orientation requirement.)


For NAR Membership: New members are required to complete a NAR Code Of Ethics exam within 120 days of joining an association. This is offered FREE to REALTORS® and taken online at www.nar.realtor -> Education (take COEN). (Transferring REALTORS®, your NAR COE education log or a COE class completion certificate can be used to satisfy this requirement.)

For CAR Membership:  New members must complete self-registration process on www.car.org , prior to accessing any password protected areas.