Renew Online Now : Payment Plan : FAQ
We want to thank you for your continued membership with the
Pickens County Board of REALTORS®!
At the end of each membership year, we examine the process of renewing your membership and continue to strive towards making this as easy a process as possible so your feedback is appreciated. Most importantly, please remember that your annual membership should be renewed by January 1st of each year.
- Members will be notified via email of the Renewal options and deadline.
- Designated REALTORS® (DR) will receive notice of Renewals and will need to complete the DR Certification letter, primary or secondary.
RPAC - please make your Fair Share Investment when you renew.
You may now view and pay your invoice online. If you do not know your username or password, you may request for it to be emailed to you from the login screen.
You may also mail your renewal to 5784 Lake Forrest Drive, Atlanta, GA 30328 and make checks payable to the Pickens County Board of REALTORS®. Please include a copy of your invoice.
Questions about your membership?
Call 404-845-4082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions about the renewal process? Click here.
Thank you again for your continued membership in the Pickens County Board of REALTORS®.
Payment Plans Available
May I make a partial payments?
If you are a REALTOR® or an Affiliate member and your primary membership is held with the Pickens County Board, you will have a Payment Plan option when making payment online. Three equal installments will be applied to your credit card: first, on the day you enroll; followed by January 1st and February 1st. The Order Summary screen will still reflect the full amount of the membership.
Please note this plan is available only online and payments will be processed automatically to the credit card information you provide. The payment plan is only available to renewing members, not new member applications, and you must renew online by December 31st in order to take advantage of this payment plan.
By signing up for the payment plan online, I give authorization to the Pickens County Board of REALTORS® to charge my credit/debit card account for my 2020 membership renewal on the specified installment dates. All payments are non-refundable. Members utilizing the payment plan that are not paid in full by February 1st, 2020 will incur a $50 late fee and membership benefits will be discontinued.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in my Pickens County Board of REALTORS® membership?
Annual membership includes access to 12 hours of Free CE, Membership Email Listserv, Membership Luncheons, Fun & Charitable Events, REALTOR® Member Discounts, GAR Legal Helpline, and GAR Contracts! Additional benefits and resources are available at: pickensrealtors.com/benefits.
What is the annual cost for membership?
2020 Annual membership dues for all primary Pickens REALTOR® members are $465.
(The Pickens Board Local membership dues portion is $182, GAR is $98 and NAR is $185.)
2020 Annual membership dues for all primary Pickens Affiliate members are $325.
(The Pickens Board Local membership dues portion is $227 and GAR is $98.)
Did the renewal amount increase?
No, the renewal amount remains the same.
How may I obtain my Username or Password?
From the login screen, you may recover or reset your password. If you do not know your username or password, you may request that it be emailed to you from the login screen.
What payment methods are accepted?
You may pay by check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.
Is my credit card charged immediately?
Yes, the charge is completed during the renewal transaction. If you have incorrectly entered the number or expiration date, or if there is another problem with the card, you will be unable to complete the transaction.
How do I print an invoice?
To print an invoice, login to the Member Portal. Once logged in, click on the green box, "Account Balance." Click the Order link for the 2020 Membership Cycle (not the "Pay Dues" link). This link brings you to an Orders Detail page. Click the "Print" button (bottom left).
What if I wish to pay by check?
Make check payable to Pickens County Board of REALTORS®.
NOTE: Include your Real Estate License # - OR - order # on the check.
Submit payment to the Board Office at:
5784 Lake Forrest Dr., Atlanta, GA 30328
Please include a copy of your invoice (details above).
I am a Broker. How may I view who in my office still needs to renew?
Designated REALTORS® may now manage your office and your agents' membership online.
Click here for more information.
What is an RPAC Investment?
RPAC is your best investment in real estate! The REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) is the nation’s largest, most successful, and most bipartisan political action committee. Your voluntary investment is used to improve your bottom line in several ways: Through issues mobilization, political advocacy, and by directly supporting candidates at the local, state, and federal levels of government who champion the ideals and principles of REALTORS®. To learn more about the REALTOR® Political Action Committee and its initiatives, please visit pickensrealtors.com/rpac or www.realtorparty.realtor.
Is an RPAC Investment included in my renewal?
A fair share RPAC Investment is included on each member’s renewal to help reach the Association’s annual REALTOR® Party fundraising goals, but your participation is voluntary. If renewing online, after you select ‘pay dues’ and before you enter your credit card information, you will see a blue edit link next to the RPAC investment on the order summary. If you click on the edit button you’ll be taken to a page that will allow you to adjust your investment to any amount you’d feel comfortable contributing or opt out from investing at this time.