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New Member FAQ

New to the business or thinking about becoming a real estate agent? Then you most likely have a few questions. Below are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions we receive. If you don't find the answers you're looking for here, please don't hesitate to contact our Member Services Department

YoungPostRacialCoupleAtHouse300x450How do I get a real estate license? 

The first step in getting a real estate license is to contact the Louisiana Real Estate Commission.

If I just passed the real estate test, can I join the Association?

Yes, you can join our Association if you are currently sponsored by a broker who is a member.

How much are dues?

The dues you pay are based on your level of membership with our Association (Designated REALTOR®, REALTOR,® or Affiliate). The current fees are posted on our site.

When are the annual dues due?

Yearly membership renewals are due in December of each year.

When are MLS fees due?

It depends on how you pay for your MLS. Annual payments are due in July, or you can choose to have the amount broken into quarterly drafts from a credit or debit card you put on file.

What is a LFRO office?

A Limited Function Referral Office (LFRO) is a separate entity that sponsors real estate licensees or appraisers whose sole function is to refer prospective clients to a particular broker.

When is new member orientation?

New member orientation is now online for your convenience. Contact the Member Services Department to get started.

How do I get a keycard/or keybox?

When you join our Association you have access to the Supra lock box system. Please note that your key card lease with our lock box provider is renewable on August of each year. You can also have this service in your Iphone, Blackberry or Android. You can also purchase electronic lock boxes in our REALTOR® Store. 

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