Membership

ACRES MEMBERSHIP PROCESS:

Membership in ACRES is by invitation only and prospective members will be required to complete an application in order to be considered.

A member in good standing for a minimum of three (3) years may sponsor for membership, any person who meets the membership requirements. Membership is to be invitation only. Upon approval for member ship by the Board of Directors, the new member may participate in the activities of ACRES.

BROKER OPTION - The applicant for membership must be a licensed real estate broker who:

A. Holds a valid Real Estate Broker’s license issued by the State of Texas;

B. Is engaged in buying, selling, renting or leasing for others the lands, buildings and other facilities involved in the commercial and investment real estate business,

C. Demonstrates integrity, competence, professionalism, and knowledge with a minimum of five (5) years of full time, active commercial real estate business experience;  

D. Have resided in the Austin SMSA for thirty six (36) continuous months immediately previous to the submittal of an application for membership.

AGENT OPTION - The applicant for membership must be a licensed real estate agent who:

A. Holds a valid Real Estate Agent’s license issued by the State of Texas;

B. Is engaged in buying, selling, renting or leasing for others the lands, buildings and other facilities involved in the commercial and investment real estate business;

C. Demonstrates integrity, competence, professionalism and knowledge with a minimum of seven (7) years of full time, active commercial real estate business experience; and

D. Have resided in the Austin SMSA for seven (7) years immediately previous to the submittal of an applicant for membership.