The REALTOR® Association of Prince William (PWAR) is a local trade Association serving over 1,900 professionals in the real estate industry. Membership in the REALTOR® Association of Prince William has a variety of valuable benefits that will help you succeed in your business! Check out the ten reasons why you should become a member of PWAR here.
REALTOR® Dues are Payable on November 1, 2021
PWAR offers two types of memberships:
Thank you for your interest in the REALTOR Association of Prince William’s Affiliate Membership. This type of membership is perfect for any business that is real estate related. Our Affiliates have a solid reputation and work with our REALTOR members regularly. If you would like more information on how an Affiliate membership will help build your business, please review our Affiliate Membership Brochure.
A few benefits of Affiliate membership are:
- Logo on front page of www.pwar.com, with a hyperlink ($500 value)
- Endless networking
- Exclusive instructing opportunities
- Receive our weekly newsletter with up-to-date information on industry topics
- Discounted rates on sponsorship opportunities
- And more!
How to Apply
- Fax to 703-565-0039
- Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mail to Attn: Membership Department, 4545 Daisy Reid Avenue, Ste. 150, Woodbridge, VA 22192
In order to become a REALTOR® member, you must be a licensed real estate agent, broker or appraiser in Virginia. Agents must also be affiliated with a REALTOR® firm that is a member of PWAR. New agents are also required to complete a New Member Orientation within 90 days of application submission. If you would like more information on the benefits of membership with PWAR, please review our REALTOR® Membership Brochure.
How to Apply
- ONLINE APPLICATION: Click here to complete the REALTOR Membership Application. Please note: Online submissions are only available for newly licensed agents. If you are transferring from another association or applying for secondary membership, you will need to complete a hard-copy application. Contact email@example.com with questions.
*New agents must submit their applications before PWAR’s Membership Director can schedule their appointment. New agents will be contacted by the Membership Director to schedule their appointments.
2022 Affiliate Dues Renewal
As per the Bylaws, Article X, Section 3:
Dues Payable: Dues for Affiliate Members shall be payable annually on the first business day of January. If dues remain unpaid on the last business day of January your membership will be suspended without reference to any other provision of these Bylaws. All dues, fees and assessments are non-refundable.
Please note the following:
Contributions are voluntary. Contributions are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes. Contributions to RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes. You may contribute more or less than the suggested amount. You may refuse to contribute without reprisal and the National Association of REALTORS® or any of its state associations or local boards will not favor or disfavor any member because of the amount contributed. Up to 100% of your contribution is sent to National RPAC and is charged against your limits under federal law (2 U.S.C. 441a); National RPAC returns up to 70% of your contribution to Virginia RPAC for use in connection with the election of state and local candidates in Virginia.
Learn more about RPAC here!
2022 Realtor Dues Renewal
Per PWAR Bylaws Article X, Section 3: Dues for all Members shall be payable annually in advance on or before the 1st of January. If dues are not paid on or before the 15th of January, a late fee as established by the Board of Directors will be assessed. If dues remain unpaid by close of business January 31st, a reinstatement fee in addition to the late fee shall be assessed as established by the Board of Directors annually. All dues, fees and assessments are nonrefundable.
Click here for instructions on how to view your 2020 dues or to pay online.
|Designated REALTOR® (Broker)||$329.00||$180.00||$185.00||$99.00||$793.00|
|Secondary Designated REALTOR®(Broker)||$329.00||–||–||–||$329.00|
RPAC Contributions are voluntary and non-deductible. Please click the link below before you “Opt Out” of contributing to RPAC*:
*Contributions to Virginia REALTORS® RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes; they are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes. Members may contribute more or less than the suggested amount and may refuse to contribute without reprisal. The National Association of REALTORS® or any of its state associations or local boards will not favor or disfavor any member because of the amount contributed. NAR has established state Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocations based on anticipated National RPAC needs. Thirty percent of all Major Investor contributions are sent to NAR to be applied to the Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocation and are charged against the limits under 2 U.S.C. 441a with the remaining seventy percent maintained for state and local usage. Decisions regarding Virginia REALTORS® RPAC contributions to meet the Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocation will be made throughout the fundraising year. The contributor certifies that they are at least 18 years old and are making this contribution with their own personal funds- not those of another person or entity, nor are they a foreign national or federal contractor.
Compliance with the Tax Reform Act of 1993 requires that the portion of dues attributable to lobbying and political activities at the State and Federal levels of government be considered nondeductible for income tax purposes. This non-deductible portion must be disclosed to members on their dues invoice each year.
STATE: Dues of $180 per member, Virginia REALTORS® computes 11.2% or $17.36 to be non-deductible for the member’s income taxes due to Virginia REALTORS® lobbying efforts, and political activities. Membership dues are not deductible as charitable contributions, but may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses subject to restrictions imposed as a result of association lobbying activities. Note that the entire $155 new member fee qualifies as a deductible expense.
NAR: For 2019, with dues at $150 per member, NAR computes 38 percent or $57 to be nondeductible for the member’s income tax purposes due to NAR lobbying efforts. Please note that the entire $35 Consumer Advertising Campaign special assessment qualifies as fully deductible.
Realtor Membership Application
In order to become a REALTOR® member, you must be a licensed real estate agent, broker or appraiser in Virginia. Agents must also be affiliated with a REALTOR® firm that is a member of PWAR. New agents are also required to complete a New Member Jumpstart within 90 days of application submission. If you would like more information on the benefits of membership with PWAR, please review our REALTOR Membership Brochure.
DOWNLOADABLE & ONLINE APPLICATIONS: Click here to complete the REALTOR Membership Application. Please note: Online submissions are only available for newly licensed agents. If you are transferring from another association or applying for secondary membership, you will need to complete a hard-copy application. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Affiliate Membership Application
Joining is easy, just complete a short application and submit with payment via check or credit card. There are three ways to submit your application: fax to 703-565-0039; Email Angie; or mail to Attn: Membership Department, 4545 Daisy Reid Avenue, Ste. 150, Woodbridge, VA 22192.
Membership Change Form
To Change, Transfer or Terminate your membership you will need to complete the Membership Change Form. Many changes can be made online by logging into the PWAR website, such as home address, email, and contact numbers. To log-in your Member ID is your Real Estate license number, and your Password is the digits in your home address.
PLEASE NOTE: When transferring offices, agents must belong to the local association the broker or managing broker belongs to. If your new broker or managing broker does not belong to PWAR, you will no longer be eligible for PWAR membership. Please contact email@example.com with questions.
Complete the appropriate form and return to us by one of the following delivery methods:
Fax to 703-565-0039
Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deliver to 4545 Daisy Reid Avenue, Ste. 150, Woodbridge, VA 22192