Becoming a Member

Easy Steps to Becoming a WCAR Member

To join WCAR fill out the New Member Application and fax to 866-415-1517 or email to [email protected] with a non-refundable application fee of $75 and the 2016 pro-rated annual dues. Mail check to WCAR, 10443 Northland Dr, Big Rapids 49307, or call 231-796-3640 for credit card payment by phone.
A Membership Committee Member will contact you for an informal interview. At their next regular meeting, the WCAR Board of Directors will approve your provisional membership subject to mandatory membership requirements.
You will be granted provisional membership immediately upon remittance of dues and assigned a National REALTORS Database System (NRDS) number.
To comply with membership requirements, you must complete your new member National Association of REALTORS Code of Ethics training online. After passing this requirement, you will be granted Multiple Listing Service (MLS) access.
Please submit an End User Authorization Form, signed by you and your Broker to access the multiple listing service.
New members shall complete an MLS orientation program devoted to the MLS rules and regulations with training related to MLS information entry and retrieval and the operation of the MLS within thirty (30) days after access has been provided.
New members must attend mandatory WCAR Orientation within 30 days of application. Full induction at Orientation will be conducted in compliance with provisional membership requirements.
Multiple Listing Service (MLS) training is offered at your convenience. Contact the WCAR office to schedule an appointment at 231-796-3640.