Value of Membership

We strives to maintain the highest level of professional service through the board of directors and committees comprised of top leadership for ongoing strategic direction. Members looking to connect are encouraged to remain engaged through the ongoing programs, classes and after hours events. Membership in FGCAR translates into a wide variety of business building opportunities, commercial information exchange services, educational offerings, and recognition events in the Hillsborough, Pinellas, Polk, Pasco, Manatee, and Sarasota county and beyond.

FGCAR is recognized as a leader, an innovator, a provider of benefits. Its strong and diverse membership base and dedicated officers and directors deliver many times over the dues investment for every member. Our members lead by example and build a strong commercial real estate community. FGCAR members do business with other FGCAR members. 

FGCAR members are made up of Brokers and agents that are focused on the sale and lease of all type of commercial property. We also have Alliance Members who are the professional suppliers of services to brokers, which includes Title Companies, Banks, Credit Unions, Legal and Environment services and anything related to the sales or leaser of that property.  Alliance Members see the information link at the bottom of this page for the packages available to support you as an Alliance Member of FGCAR.


PRIMARY REALTOR® MEMBER: Licensed broker or salesperson whose broker is a REALTOR® member and IS NOT currently a primary member of another REALTOR® Association. All agents in the firm whose brokers are REALTOR® members are required to join as REALTORS®. All NAR & FR dues are paid with this membership. Annual dues $589.00 - pricing prorates for new members signing up throughout the year.

SECONDARY REALTOR® MEMBER: Licensed broker or salesperson whose broker is a REALTOR® member and is currently a primary member of another REALTOR® Association. To be a secondary member the Designated Broker from your firm must also join as a FGCAR primary or secondary member. Annual dues $198.00  - pricing prorates for new members signing up throughout the year.

INSTITUTE AFFILIATE MEMBER: Designee who elects not to join the association as a REALTOR® and who submits dues directly to NAR and FR. (ALCs, CREs, CPMs, CCIMs, SIORs) Annual dues $290.00  - pricing prorates for new members signing up throughout the year.

FGCAR LOCAL INDIVIDUAL LICENSEE: Professional commercial real estate licensed broker or sales agent who wishes to enjoy all of the benefits and services that FGCAR offers for education and business building including access to full CIE but does not wish to be a REALTOR® and pay NAR and FR fees. Annual dues $290.00  - pricing prorates for new members signing up throughout the year.

CATYLIST CIE SUBSCRIPTION UPGRADE: This is a 100% commercial MLS style tool. This service is available for each membership type listed above. Adding Catylist CIE to membership provides access to a database with Local Understanding and provides National Exposure. Members join a family of markets around the country that have chosen to work together to share information. Catylist gives a service tailored to the needs of our market, with the benefits of exposure on a network that spans the country. You have the ability to post unlimited number of listings, plus tools for email communications, marketing, listing syndication, reporting, market analysis, and more. Grow your business with CIE. Annual subscriber fee $480.00 - a saving of  (this service can be added to any of the above membership levels - pricing is prorated for new members - membership will save over $900 a year)

Join Today

Join today by creating a profile with your email and a password. It is quick and simple and your membership pricing will be calculated as you complete the application form page. 

ALLIANCE PARTNERS: Supplier and Vendor memberships for individuals or firms who are interested in CONNECTING with the Florida Gulfcoast commercial real estate market and are in sympathy with the objectives of FGCAR. FGCAR has a mission to support our Alliance Members in their marketing efforts to grow their business in commercial real estate. Downloadable Alliance Partner Package options 2019.

CATYLIST PRO TOOLS - ADDITIONAL FEATURE UPGRADE FOR CIE MEMBERS: An additional tool for FGCAR CIE members. This platform enables members to share data and removes barriers, allowing big companies and small companies alike to focus their time and money on serving their clients. This is a members marketing super highway for commercial properties. Contact Catylist directly if interested in adding on this option.


Form Simplicity's Professional Edition is included in your REALTOR® membership

Real estate is a mobile industry. Whether you are in your client’s office or in your car, Form Simplicity gives you the tools to put real estate contracts together fast, improving your client’s experience. Use your mobile device to create offers on the spot. Capture signatures quickly with e-Sign, Form Simplicity’s integrated electronic signature service. Form Simplicity’s paperless features saves several hours per transaction, increasing profitability and productivity.  


Designed with you in mind, the REALTOR Benefits® Program is your official member benefits resource, bringing you savings and unique offers on products and services just for REALTORS®.