TO FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN JOIN THIS ELECT ORGANIZATION FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS, Contact OUR ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE, PEGGY MISSEL AT 918-440-3457 OR MEMBERSHIP@COCAR.ORG




REALTOR® Membership dues must be paid by January 1* and include the following:

Dues to National Association of REALTORS® $155
Dues to Oklahoma Association of REALTORS® $175
Dues to Central Oklahoma Commercial Association of REALTORS® $50

TOTAL: $380

Suggested RPAC donation (personal check only) $20

TOTAL: $400

Non-REALTOR® Membership dues must be paid by January 1. Commercial Institute Affiliates (such as CCIM, CRE, IREM, RLI, SIOR) may join as non-REALTOR®members without additional costs. COCAR Associate members only pay COCAR local dues. For those who join more than one Local Board, NAR and OAR dues are paid only once.

For Additional Information, please contact Peggy Missel, Association Executive, (918-440-3457, membership@cocar.org), including how corporate contributions can be made to the REALTOR® Super-Pac.

* Should you choose to join after the 1st of the year, dues are prorated monthly, please contact Peggy Missel for the amount.


Mail Membership Check to:
COCAR™
1212S. Air Depot, Suite 35
Midwest City, 73110



COCAR™ is a Commercial Overlay Board (NAR ID 6931), that is a REALTOR® Local Board for Commercial Practitioners. Any REALTOR® in Oklahoma Any REALTOR® in Oklahoma or an adjoining state may easily join our trade association that exists both to provide government advocacy and to enhance the business opportunities of its members.

We achieve this through real-time access to critical real estate information, education, and networking events. COCAR welcomes all affiliates who are interested in the commercial real estate industry.


Disclaimer, Terms and Conditions

COCAR/OAR NOTICE:

COCAR will only send dues/invoice statements electronically (via email). Please make sure we have your most current information on file. All dues should be paid annually in advance, on or before January 1. Dues paid are non-refundable. All dues shall be delinquent each year after January 15, at which time a $25.00 late penalty shall be applied to the delinquent dues. If dues are not paid by January 31, membership will be terminated and an additional $75.00 reinstatement fee will apply. After ten (10) days, written notice by certified mail, return receipt requested, any Member delinquent in the payment of dues and late penalty may be terminated.

MANDATORY TAX NOTICE:

Dues payments to the REALTOR® Association are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. Dues payments may, however, be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense except that portion used for lobbying activities which has been determined to be $50.00 of the National dues and $10.72 of the State dues. The entire $35 assessment related to NAR’s public awareness campaign qualifies as deductible dues..

SPECIAL ASSESSMENT NOTICE:

Your dues include a $10 special assessment by the Oklahoma Association of REALTORS® of all REALTOR® and REALTOR®-ASSOCIATE members to replenish the OAR Public and Legislative Awareness Fund. The fund’s purpose is to fund lobbying, consulting and other expenses on issues consistent with OAR’s Legislative Policy Agenda. Additionally, your 2016 dues includes a $35 mandatory assessment by the National Association of REALTORS® of all REALTOR and REALTOR-ASSOCIATE members to fund a nationwide public awareness campaign that includes TV network and cable ads highlighting the value a REALTOR® brings to a transaction and stressing the importance of using a REALTOR®.

Your dues also include a $5 Professional Standards assessment by the Oklahoma Association of REALTORS® of all REALTOR® and REALTOR®-ASSOCIATE members to help offset the cost of providing the NAR core standards requirement that every association will maintain a viable professional standards process to enforce the Code of Ethics and provide arbitration and mediation as member services through the state association for the locals.