New Member Page

Every effort is made to ensure this page is updated - please verify with staff! Membership document review and onboarding takes 2-3 days.

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

REALTOR® Membership is extended to the real estate qualifying brokers, associate brokers, and appraisers.

  1. Complete and scan, email or deliver the SCRAR REALTOR® membership application, coversheet, and a copy of your New Mexico real estate or appraisers 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. Also joining SCRMLS? Complete the Paragon Academy 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 the Academy and they will be ready to go once they have their license number, have submitted their application and paid all dues and fees. (see MLS section below if already a Paragon user)

  5. NAR’s REALTOR® orientation module. First, you will first need to create your NAR Account at 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. 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/or MLS memberships will be suspended until completion.


Other New Member Resources

  1. To access the Paragon Multiple Listing Service go to:, 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 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

  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 which is required to be completed prior to SCRMLS access. 


You do not need to take the other two courses. Just the one that says Paragon Academy and matches the logo above.

Instructions are  here!

Paragon Academy is designed to help new users get up-to-speed on the Paragon basics.  Paragon Academy shows users the Home Page, how to use Searches, and how to work with Search Results.  Certification is offered at the end of Paragon Academy; users must save their certificate if required by their MLS.

Please let staff know if you have any questions or 575-538-2665.

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You now have your license from the New Mexico Real Estate Commission. Your next step is to join the local REALTOR® association and/ or multiple listing service. 

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


SCRMLS Membership is extended to the Participant, or qualifying broker authority, or appraiser, for each office. 

  • The initial Participation fee for the Participant/office is $400, due upon receipt of the application. 

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

    • All licensees under the Participant will join as Subscribers and pay $180, plus grt, each quarter, unless waived (see below).

    • 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.

  • Licensees in a member Participant's office that do not want/need SCRMLS access must go through a waiver process with the SCRMLS Board of Directors. The member Participant will certify nonuse and membership in another MLS. Call for details.

  • All applicants that have not used Paragon as their primary MLS in the past year must complete the online Paragon Academy prior to getting login credentials. If you have completed the Academy previously, email your completion certificate, or send a confirmation letter from the MLS stating current Paragon usage, 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.

Complete a credit card authorization form to have your quarterly MLS access fees automatically paid! Click here.