Dues & Fees

NEW Membership

Upon joining the Minneapolis Area Association of REALTORS® (MAAR), you will be required to pay member dues which are prorated depending on the month you join. Our annual renewal is billed every November to be applied toward the following calendar year. Member dues must be paid annually in order to keep the membership active.

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR EITHER MEMBERSHIP DUES OR MLS FEES. ALSO, NOTE THAT IF YOU BECOME INACTIVE FOR MORE THAN 60 DAYS, THERE IS $100 REINSTATEMENT FEE.

Designated REALTOR® Dues & REALTOR Dues Prorated

MonthLocal
MAAR
State
MNAR
National
NAR
National
Advert
Dues
Subtotal
App Fee
MAAR
App Fee
MNAR
Total
October 2017$212.50$175.00 $150.00 $70.00 $607.50 $100.00 $50.00 $757.50
November 2017 $200.00 $160.42 $140.00 $70.00 $570.42 $100.00 $50.00 $720.42
December 2017$187.50 $145.83 $130.00 $70.00 $498.33 $100.00 $50.00 $683.33
Jan 2018$175.00$131.25$120.00$35.00$461.25$100.00$50.00$611.25
Feb 2018$160.50$116.67$110.00$35.00$422.17$100.00$50.00$572.17
Mar 2018$146.00$102.08$100.00$35.00$383.08$100.00$50.00$533.08
Apr 2018$131.25$87.50$90.00$35.00$343.75$100.00$50.00$493.75
May 2018$116.75$72.92$80.00$35.00$304.67$100.00$50.00$454.67
Jun 2018$102.25$58.33$70.00$35.00$265.58$100.00$50.00$415.58
Jul 2018$87.50$43.75$60.00$35.00$226.25$100.00$50.00$376.25
Aug 2018$73.00$29.17$50.00$35.00$187.17$100.00$50.00$337.17
Sep 2018$58.50$14.58$40.00$35.00$148.08$100.00$50.00$298.08

In addition to paying membership dues upon joining MAAR, you will also be required to pay the current MLS fees if your broker is a member of the RMLS.

Affiliate & Secondary Membership Dues Prorated

MonthLocal MAARApp Fee MAARTotal
October 2017$212.50$100.00$312.50
November 2017$200.00$100.00$300.00
December 2017$187.50$100.00$287.50
January 2018$175.00$100.00$275.00
February 2018$160.50$100.00$260.50
March 2018$146.00$100.00$246.00
April 2018$131.25$100.00$231.25
May 2018$116.75$100.00$216.75
June 2018$102.25$100.00$202.25
July 2018$87.50$100.00$187.50
August 2018$73.00$100.00$173.00
September 2018$58.50$100.00$158.50

REALTOR® membership runs from January-December and will be processed upon receipt of an application and full payment to MAAR. Membership dues paid to MAAR includes local, state and national dues.

Dues can be paid by cash, check or credit card.

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR EITHER MEMBERSHIP DUES OR MLS FEES. ALSO, NOTE THAT IF YOU BECOME INACTIVE FOR MORE THAN 60 DAYS, THERE IS $100 REINSTATEMENT FEE.

Questions? Contact us!

MLS fees

In addition to paying membership dues upon joining MAAR, you will also be required to pay the current MLS fees if your broker is a member of the RMLS. MLS Quarterly Fees are $119.00. MLS FEES SCHEDULE

How do I pay this bill?
If this is your first time logging in the Member Portal, use your 9-digit NRDS number for BOTH username and password. (This is the same number used to access NorthstarMLS.) Select Review and ‘Pay Balance’ in the green Account Balance box. In My Orders under Status, select ‘Pay Dues’ and follow the prompts. Pay online by a credit card or check via mail. Credit cards, cash and checks are accepted in person. To ensure data security and privacy practices are followed, credit card payments via email, phone or fax will no longer be accepted.

Auto-Pay For MLS Quarterly Fees

If you wish to have your quarterly MLS fee paid automatically you can subscribe to MAAR’s Auto-pay by going into your MAAR member portal. On your dashboard, click on “Update Your Member Profile” within your business card. Click on Payment Information and complete the form. Click on Update Profile. Your credit card will be stored with the final 4 numbers and can be applied to future purchases when completing a payment online. Note that Auto Pay only applies for quarterly MLS fees to be paid, and not your annual REALTOR membership renewal bill.    

2017 MLS Fees: Quarter 1
Dec 1 – MLS fees billed for Qtr 1 (Jan-Mar)
Dec 
29 – MLS fees are due
Jan 1 – Unpaid agents suspended and late fee assessed
Feb 1 – Offices with unpaid MLS fees suspended
Mar 1 – Offices terminated

2017 MLS Fees: Quarter 2
Mar 1 – MLS fees billed for Qtr
2 (Apr-Jun)
Mar 31 – MLS fees are due
Apr 1 Unpaid agents suspended and late fee assessed
May 1 – Offices with unpaid MLS fees suspended
Jun 1 – Offices terminated

2017 MLS Fees: Quarter 3
Jun 1 – MLS fees billed for Qtr
3 (Jul-Sep)
Jun 30 – MLS fees are due 
Jul 1 Unpaid agents suspended and late fee assessed
Aug 1 – Offices with unpaid MLS fees suspended
Sep 1 – Offices terminated

2017 MLS Fees: Quarter 4
Sep 1 – MLS fees billed for Qtr
4 (Oct-Dec)
Sep 30  MLS fees are due
Oct 1 – Unpaid agents suspended and late fee assessed
Nov 1 – Offices with unpaid MLS fees suspended
Dec 1 – Offices terminated

2018 Membership Dues Renewals 

CALENDAR

Oct 3 – Check your email for your REALTOR membership renewal statement 
Nov 30 – Dues payment must be received at the MAAR office by 4:30 p.m. to avoid a $50 Dues Renewal Late Fee
Dec 5 – A late fee of $50 will be applied
Dec 26 – 2018 dues refunds will be granted, less a $30 admin fee until December 26. No refunds after December 26.  
Dec 31 – Dues payment including $50 Dues Renewal late fee must be received at MAAR office today by 4:30 p.m. to avoid inactivation and additional $50 reinstatement fee
Jan 2 – Membership is inactivated for unpaid dues renewal. MLS & Supra services interrupted. In addition to the $50 late fee, the $50 reinstatement fee will be applied
Feb 2 – Broker offices with unpaid agents are inactivated. No refunds on late or reinstatement fees

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