Membership

BNAR Membership demonstrates dedication and commitment to being a real estate professional. You will gain access to many programs and services, as well as networking and leadership opportunities.  Contact Michelle Brown for further information at 716-636-9000 ext.117.

Here is a link to our Membership Benefits Brochure.

We also would like to Welcome our Newest Members

 

Benefits

BNAR offers a wide array of the best products and discounts for members. We hope you take advantage of them.

For the benefits of BNAR Membership, here is a link to our Membership Benefits Brochure.

  • Discounts – REALTOR® discounts.
  • Products – "Shop" the BNAR Store (on the Member Portal) for Sold signs, electronic measurers, keyboxes, License Plate holders and more!
  • REALTOR® Logo Products - Get branded products at the Team Store.
  • Bene-Care Services – Don’t waste time contacting multiple agents – rely on Bene-Care to handle all your insurance and payroll needs. You, your loved ones and your clients deserve the best protection. Safeguard the people and property that are most important in your life with personal insurance coverage from Bene-Care. We work with over a dozen top insurance carriers to provide the following lines of service.
    • Medical
    • Medicare
    • Child Health Plus
    • New York State Exchange
    • Payroll
    • HR
    • Dental
    • Vision

To learn more about Bene-Care Health Insurance Benefits, Click here!

Health and other insurance products and service offerings.

Contact Bene-Care today for a zero-obligation quote. We’ll review your existing policies, make recommendations for your consideration and presumably save you money! Don’t have a need yourself? Refer Bene-Care to your clients and they’ll receive the same service you’ve come to know and expect from our team.  Contact Gerald Baker at: 716.688.8161 x 349 | Email: gbaker@bene-care.com  |  Website: www.bene-care.com

Discounts

New Discounts for 2022! 

Realtor Safety Product - from Tac Blue SolutionsTaser Pulse+ device. Tasers are legal to purchase, posses and carry in NY.  BNAR members receive a 20% discount. Also, Greg Korduba, from Tac Blue Solutions, is a certified Taser instructor and will discount his training program 11% for members.   The course includes NY self defense law, maintenance and use of the device, real world tactics for its use and firing an actual taser cartridge.  For more information, contact Greg at 716-984-1457 or email him.

GET YOUR BEST SLEEP IN 2022!  - Sleep products discount for all BNAR members, friends and family.  Make 2022 the year you get that new mattress, adjustable base, and pillows!!  Dynamic Wholesale Partners is offering a discount to BNAR membership of 20-50% off retail prices.  Contact Daniel Daumen at 716-989-7062 or email dwpsales22@gmail.com for further information.


Auto - Joe Cecconi's Incentive Program - Joe Cecconi’s Chrysler Complex offers Licensed Realtors monthly deals on Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles. We are open 7-days-per-week for sales and service department is open Monday - Saturday and have one of the largest Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram inventories in Western New York.  Please click here to view this months Licensed Realtor deals , or call (716) 286-9097 for more information.

Dental Discount Plan / NO-COST to BNAR Members - BNAR Members take advantage of the Stellar Dental Discount Plan and participate today! This dental benefit is available at no-cost to BNAR members and offers considerable savings for you and your family. The Stellar Dental Discount Plan prides itself in providing quality dentistry and discounts up to 40% off; as well as a first no-cost check-up that include exam, cleaning and x-rays.  To participate and complete information, contact Dave Galuszka 716-390-9100 or dave@stellardiscountplan.com Click HERE To View The Updated Plan Information 

Identity Theft Protection and Legal Services - Unexpected legal and identity theft issues arise every day. With LegalShield on your side, you have the power to access legal and identity theft advice and services when you need them, all for one low monthly fee. No matter how simple or complicated your question or situation, LegalShield is there to help. There are Family and Business Legal Plans and Individual and Family Identity Theft Plans. Become a member and also get immediate access to our exclusive MemberPerks program. With hundreds of merchants and discounts, you can save big at both national and local companies on common purchases like movie tickets, apparel, electronics, travel and much more.  For more information about the plans and to enroll, go to www.legalshield.com/info/bnar.  For questions, please contact Pat Herberger at 716-863-6577 or at herberger@legalshieldassociate.com.

Insurance Discounts for NAR (and BNAR) Members - Liberty Mutual Insurance discounts for Auto, Home, Renters, Life, etc. Contact Robin M. Littere robin.littere@lilbertymutual.com (716)276-7248 or Valerie J. Dirienzo valerie.dirienzo@libertymutual.com (716)276-7243 / Cell:(716)374-2278

National Association of REALTORS (NAR) and New York State Association of REALTORS (NYSAR) also offer products and discounts to members.  To find out more, visit their websites – www.realtor.org and www.nysar.com

Retirement - Are Your Ready to Retire? SICK OF PAYING TAXES? Call today for a complete financial check up for all of your money matters. Creative, customized planning at Rivercrest Financial. Find out more at www.rivercrest-financial.com or call Kristin & mention the word "READY" for your BNAR discount at 716-481-4476. Kristin Meyer is a Registered Representative and an Investment Advisor Representative offering securities and advisory services through United Planners Financial Services of America, Member: FINRA, SIPC. Rivercrest Financial and United Planners are not affiliated.

Shopping - Online Mall - Marketplace America -  BNAR has partnered with Marketplace America to bring you one stop shopping, discounts and specials, featuring thousands of partner stores like Walmart, Sears, Best Buy, Apple, the Home Depot and many more.  BNAR members can save money on purchases.  Visit http://www.shop.com/bnar and register as a preferred customer and go shopping!

Thank You & Note Cards - Start Imagining Birds:  Communication with clients is vital for real estate transactions. Make a powerful and lasting impression with custom Thank You & Note Cards for the real estate industry. Choose the bird photo you would like and they will customize the back of the card with your information. Here is a link to more information.

United States Postal Service - Moving is a stressful time, now at least changing your address is easy. The United States Postal Service is asking REALTORS® to send their clients to usps.com/realmove to change their address online. 

 

 

 

REALTOR ASSOCIATE®

These individuals hold a license issued by New York State and are engaged in the real estate profession other than as principals, partners, or corporate officers. Salesmen and other associates of a real estate office are employed by, or affiliated as an independent contractor.

Application FeesCredit Card Payment Form

Designated REALTOR®

These individuals hold a license issued by New York State and are the real estate appraiser, sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer or branch office manager acting on behalf of the firms’ principals. A Designated REALTOR® is usually the owner of the company and is eligible to vote for Director.

Application Fees

REALTOR®

These individuals hold a license issued by New York State and are engaged in the real estate profession other than as sole proprietors, partners, corporate officers or branch office managers. REALTORS® are eligible to vote in Director Elections.

Application Fees

Designated MLS

These individuals hold a broker’s license issued by New York State and Designated REALTOR® status in another Association of REALTORS and are applying for MLS access in Western New York Real Estate information Service, LLC.  Please contact Michelle Brown (mbrown@bnar.org) for application and Participant Agreement.

Fees

MLS Member

These individuals hold an Associate-broker or Salesperson license issued by New York State and have REALTOR® or Realtor-Associate status in another Association of REALTORS and are applying for MLS access in Western New York Real Estate information Service, LLC.

Application Fees

Institutional

These individuals are usually engaged in professions and enterprises allied to real estate such as mortgage broker, mortgage banker, title company, surveyor, home inspector, or attorney.

Application Fees

Affiliate

These individuals are unlicensed and are usually employees of a member or the REALTOR® or Institutional BNAR member.

Application Fees

Public Service

These individuals are interested in the real estate profession as employees of or affiliated with educational, public utility, governmental or similar organizations.

Application Fees

REALTOR® Emeritus

These REALTOR® members have held membership in this association for a cumulative period of 40 years and have served on a NAR committee, or who are designated by the National Association of Realtors and certified by the BNAR Board of Directors.  

Additional Forms

Use the following forms to make changes to your existing membership or reinstate previous membership.

Sales Person Transfer Address Change Member Reinstatement