Benefits of the State Association

Your state association, Virginia Association of REALTORS®, has a  primary function of advocacy, located in our Glen Allen, VA. The Virginia REALTORS® association is the largest professional trade association in Virginia. Protecting the real estate industry — to allow REALTORS® to help more Virginians buy, sell, and own property.

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State associations have the unique benefit of offering the Graduate REALTOR® Institute. In today's competitive business environment, it often takes more than just motivation and initiative to succeed. Earning the Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation is a way to stand out to prospective home buyers and sellers as a REALTOR® who has gained in-depth knowledge on technical subjects as well as the fundamentals of real estate.

Market Breakdown Reports

The Virginia REALTORS® Market Breakdown is a monthly video featuring our Chief Economist. These short episodes focus on current economic trends impacting the real estate industry.

Virginia Real Estate Manual

The Virginia Real Estate Manual is an authoritative and convenient one-stop source of annotated statutes and rules for the Virginia real estate industry. Publication includes federal fair housing code. From the official publisher of the Code of Virginia.

Forms & Handouts

The Virginia REALTORS® offers members standard forms. As an added benefit the association offers buyers and sellers handouts. 

Select the Answer Books below to download a full customizable collection of how-tos, checklists, and worksheets to help your buyers and sellers understand what to expect during the real estate purchasing experience.

Answer Book- Sellers

Answer Book- Buyers

Home Sales Reports

Virginia REALTORS® publishes monthly statewide and regional data on the housing market in Virginia in home sales reports. Each monthly home sales report includes information and analysis on trends in home sales, prices, inventory, and months of supply for Virginia and eight regional markets. Additional local housing market data are also available.

Tech Hotline

1-800-276-4216

The Tech Helpline is a member benefit for full dues paying members offering support for hardware, software, networking and digital devices. Members can contact friendly and knowledgeable analysts via phone, e-mail, or online chat for help with any device. The Tech Hotline will troubleshoot problems and offer solutions, often by ‘remoting in’ to your computer while you relax. The customer care team can advise you on hardware and software purchasing, and most importantly, they are especially attuned to your needs as a REALTOR®.

Features Include:

  • Instruction for installing and configuring new hardware and software.

  • Diagnosis and repair of computer hardware and software issues.

  • Advice for purchasing hardware, software and services.

  • Basic instruction with major software applications.

  • Recommendations for upgrades and updates.

  • Advice for performance optimization.

  • Troubleshooting network issues.

  • No limits on the number of calls or on the length of time per call.

  • Experienced, reliable, professional and courteous assistance.

  • Assistance in English or Spanish.

  • U.S. based analysts located in Orlando, Florida.

  • Analysts available via live technical support or online chat.

  • Support is available Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time.

Legal Hotline

Virginia REALTORS® offers its members a legal hotline. While the association cannot serve as your personal attorney they can offer guidance and options. In addition the association offers legal podcasts, legal updates, and a legal FAQ section.

Inman Select

As a member of Virginia REALTORS® you have access to a free subscription of the industry's top news publication, Inman Select.  Follow these two easy steps to activate your subscription and gain access to a constant stream of industry news.

1. Log in at inman.com (top right corner) with your username. Your username is the email address associated with your NRDS number.

2: Enter temporary password: welcome

That’s it. Once you’re in, take advantage of all that Select has to offer. (Note: you can change your password under Account Settings once you log in.)