Member Benefits

The Aspen REALTOR® Advantage
Your Investment Defined

Professional Development
ABOR provides an array of courses ranging from basic skills to advanced certifications, social media, marketing, technology and professional designations.

Public Relations
ABOR participates in worthwhile community efforts on your behalf and to support our local communities. We invest in public awareness campaigns promoting the value of using a professional local REALTOR®. In addition, we publish frequent articles spotlighting our volunteer leadership involvement, our partners, and local organizations.

Government Affairs
ABOR advocates for our members with a powerful political voice at the local, state and national levels. We monitor, educate and inform members of key legislative and regulatory issues. We have a Government Affairs Director on our staff and we work with elected and appointed officials to protect your rights to conduct business in a competitive, fair, and profitable manner and to protect the property rights of consumers.

Task Force & Committee Involvement
We coordinate meetings to discuss, strategize, and solve important industry issues as they arise and to support the goals of the organization.
Committees: Grievance, Professional Standards, Scholarship, and Scholarship Golf. Task Forces: Affiliate, Assistant Forum, CARHOF, Education, Fall Home Tour, Spring Home Tour, and Public Relations.

MLS/Real Estate Technology
As a member of ABOR you have access to our state of the art MLS, www.flexmls.com. Our MLS office offers onsite and in-office training for all members.

Code of Ethics
Members of ABOR adhere to a Code of Ethics that creates, monitors and enforces the expectation that REALTORS® adhere to a higher level of professionalism and professional practices.

Mediation/Arbitration
ABOR provides mediation and arbitration services to help you resolve disputes in a fair, timely and cost-effective manner.

Networking/Events
ABOR provides an array of opportunities to help you connect with other real estate professionals and affiliated industry leaders. ABOR annually hosts the Kickoff to Summer Celebration, REALTOR® Scholarship Classic, Installation of Officers Celebration and Annual Holiday Party. We participate in community service days, broker forums, office outreach programs and several informative member luncheons throughout the year.

Home Tours, Caravans, and Open House Luncheons
ABOR organizes semi-annual home tours, weekly Caravans in Aspen, Snowmass Village, Old Snowmass, Basalt, and Missouri Heights. We also provide an online calendar to market daily open house luncheons.

Communication
ABOR keeps you informed about industry changes, Association offerings and industry news. Our monthly E-Newsletter highlights local and regional trends, and includes “The Observer”, a monthly summary of government and business activity in the Roaring Fork Valley.