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Let’s take it back. Wayyy back…

Your ABoR membership is going up by $50 a year, starting today.

This is our first increase since 1974, when Barbara Streisand topped the charts, appliances were avocado green, and the Austin median home price was $16,500.

A lot has changed since then, and today, we’re taking action to secure the long-term future of our community.

Since August, we’ve been celebrating how much our Association and our city have grown and changed in 45 years with new member benefits and resources, like Free CE License Renewal, ThinkUp 2020, important advocacy toolkits, and more.

Thank you for coming on this journey with us. Now, let’s go get ready for a new year and a new decade. Are you ready to #BeAMember?

Shirley

Self-Defense Boxing Class

REALTOR® safety is something we take seriously. We're offering a Self-Defense Boxing Class class as a one-time ABoR perk this month only. Come out to ABoR HQ on November 21 and let us know if you’re interested in seeing more opportunities like these. Get ready to get your sweat on!

MEMBER BENEFITS SUITE

Let us be the engine of your success.

We cover your bases so you can get to work. Your ABoR member benefits are designed to support the well-being of your business, your career, your clients, and your life.

Free CE Renewal Courses

Starting NOW, your ABoR membership covers your CE courses needed toward your license renewal! Take classes online through AceableAgent today, or in person at ABoR Academy starting in January 2020. In the meantime, learn more about AceableAgent at ABoR.com/FreeCE.

Inman Select

Never miss a headline with your free Inman Select membership. This subscription, normally $200/year, also gives you free access to Inman Connect’s live-streamed sessions and content. Get your account at ABoR.com/Inman.

Remedy

We know you’re busy, so we’re giving you healthcare on-demand through Remedy, a healthcare delivery service. Through ABoR, you get a $120 account credit and 20 percent off home visits and video visits, for you or your whole family. Learn more at ABoR.com/Remedy.

Market Intelligence

Our monthly Central Texas Housing Market Reports offer hyperlocal market data and client-ready infographics within the Austin-Round Rock MSA. In February, we expanded our report infographics to include Bastrop and Caldwell counties, and are working on expanding the report again! Download the latest release at ABoR.com/MarketStatistics.

Everlance

Entrepreneurship is tough work, so we’re helping you keep mileage tracking, expense tracking, and tax preparation as simple as possible with Everlance. ABoR members get an exclusive discount on an annual subscription! Learn more at ABoR.com/Everlance.

Connections That Matter

Make a difference, on your own terms. Your ABoR access includes connections to a powerful advocacy network through TREPAC and local government affairs initiatives. Through ABoR Foundation, we also offer extensive volunteer opportunities in housing, education, and disaster relief.

GOT QUESTIONS?

We’ve Got Answers

What’s changing?
On August 7, the ABoR Board of Directors approved a membership restructure that includes a $50 increase to ABoR’s annual membership. Starting November 15, 2019, your ABoR membership access will be $175 per year.

Why is ABoR raising its membership fees now?
Level pricing for 45 years is no longer sustainable. ABoR had 2,500 members in 1974, and now we have nearly 13,000+ members. It’s time to take action. We must increase our membership access now to ensure our long-term sustainability.

How will ABoR members benefit from the increase?
ABoR is building for the future. We’ll be the engine of your success, and that means covering your essentials so you can get back to business. We’re also bringing transparency to our fee structure so you always know what you’re paying for. Check out some of our stellar member benefits above.

What does my ABoR membership pay for?
Your $175 ABoR membership directly funds a full suite of benefits that enhance the well being of your business, your career, your clients, and your life: over $11,000 worth, in fact! Don’t believe us? Read the fine print here.

Are you going to increase membership access again?
We don’t believe that increasing your membership year after year is a good way to do business. We would rather be transparent and straightforward with you and raise our membership access to where it needs to be today so we can continue to serve you how you need to be served.

Still have questions?
You’re encouraged to share any feedback you have on our ABoR Engage Portal at ABoR.com/Engage.

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