New Member Page

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Silver City Regional Association of REALTORS® and Multiple Listing Service Membership Process:

  1. Complete and scan, email or deliver the SCRAR REALTOR® membership application, coversheet, and a copy of your real estate license. Click the PDF links to the right >>

  2. If you are, or have been a primary REALTOR® member of another AOR you must provide a letter of good standing along with your application.

  3. An invoice will be emailed to you to pay your local, state and national REALTOR® dues. You will be invoiced as soon as your application is received and reviewed - it is due upon receipt.

  4. Complete MLS Online Orientation prior to gaining access to the MLS. Click here for the Paragon Academy*Note that if a soon-to-be licensee is working in an office while waiting on their license # from the NMREC they can complete THIS portion of the orientation and then they will be ready to go once they have their license number, submitted their application and paid.

  5. NAR’s REALTOR® orientation module. First, you will first need to create your NAR Account at www.nar.realtor using your membership number (M1#) that staff will email you. Next, access the module by clicking HERE. Upon completion of the module, members will receive a certificate that can be downloaded and used as proof of the course completion – send to staff as proof of completion. Please note, once you log-in to the LMS and begins the module, you will have 30 days to complete the module. Once the module is complete, you will only have access to the Learning Management System for 7 additional days.

  6. NAR’s new member Code of Ethics orientation course. https://www.nar.realtor/coeeduc.nsf/findnrdsrecord?openform Email the certificate of completion NAR emails when you finish the course. It should only take you a couple of hours.

  7. Schedule an in-person or online informational session with the Association Executive - usually one hour in duration.

  8. You have 30-days to complete all items or your REALTOR® and MLS memberships will be suspended until completion.

Other New Member Resources

  1. To access the Paragon Multiple Listing Service go to: https://silvercity.paragonrels.com/ParagonLS/Default.mvc/Login, be sure to bookmark this site. When staff is setting up your login Paragon will send you a password reset email. If you miss the window to reset your password - click the forgot my password link on the homepage.

  2. Instanet Forms and Transaction Desk, register first by going to https://www.nmrealtor.com/instanet/ use your membership number (M1#) and do a password reset. Once you go through this process the first time, you can access forms inside of Paragon. Forms are provided as a member benefit of the New Mexico Association of REALTORS®.

  3. It is important to use NAR's membership marks—including the REALTOR® logo and the terms REALTOR®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, REALTORS®—correctly and according to the rules outlined in the Membership Marks Manual.

  4. DOWNLOAD the CE Tracking sheet from NMREC here! Also, download the Core Course Planning Guide here.

  5. Here is The Essential Guide to Real Estate Showings for New Agents. Showingtime is the system we use to set up showing appointments and to request feedback from appointments.

  6. MasterLock Vault Enterprise. Many of our brokers use this bluetooth lockbox system. The boxes are integrated with Showingtime to use either a code or an app on your phone.

  7. Biz-Building webinar series from REALTORS® Property Resource for new members.

 
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Click here to access the Paragon Academy information for SCRMLS orientation

Please let staff know if you have any questions kim@silvercityrealtors.org or 575-538-2665.

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SCRMLS Membership is extended to the Participant, or Qualifying Broker Authority/Appraiser, for each office. 

  • The initial Participation fee for the Participant/office is $400. 

  • Quarterly access fees for Participants $180, plus grt.

    • Licensees under the Participant that want access will join as subscribers and pay the $180, plus grt, each quarter.

    • Quarterly access fees are not prorated or refunded.

  • Invoice dates are Jan 1, April 1, July 1 and Oct 1 with a 30-day due date.

  • Subscribers that do not want/need SCRMLS access must go through a waiver process. The Participant will certify nonuse. Call for details.

  • All applicants that have not used Paragon as their primary MLS in the past year must attend the Paragon Academy prior to getting login credentials. If you have completed the Academy previously, email your certificate along with your application.

  • All applicants whether they are a Participant, Subscriber, or staff must attend a 30-minute Rules and Regulations orientation with the AE or MLS Board member - currently these sessions are held virtually through Zoom.

Do not forget your New Broker Business Practices Class in the first year!

Complete a credit card authorization form to have your quarterly MLS access fees automatically paid! Click here.
Congratulations!
You now have your license from the
NM Real Estate Commission. Your next step is to join the REALTOR® association and multiple listing service.