NEXUS is your connection for ideas, answers and one-to-one professional advice.

Whether you’re a new agent getting started in the business, or a seasoned professional, NEXUS connects you to:

• Answers that keep you compliant with the latest rules and regulations
• Market data and local development updates to help you make faster decisions about the transaction and inform clients
• Practical education to build your confidence and credibility

Connect to network of over 5,000 REALTORS® across 3 counties and a professional, knowledgeable staff ready to answer your questions anytime.

Applications

pdf Primary REALTOR® (232 KB)  - Brand new in the business or returning to the business where your REALTOR® membership has been Inactive longer than a year. License must be active and you must be currently licensed with a REALTOR® company.

pdf Designated REALTOR® (295 KB)  - Each firm must designate, in writing, a Designated REALTOR® who will be responsible for all of the duties and obligations of licensees associated with the Designated REALTOR®, including the obligation to arbitrate disputes pursuant to Article 17 of the Code of Ethics and to pay Association dues as established in the Bylaws. The Designated REALTOR® must be a sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer or branch office manager of the firm capable of acting on behalf of the firm's principal(s) and must meet the other qualifications for REALTOR® membership established in the Bylaws. The Designated REALTOR® must be actively engaged in the real estate profession, and maintain a current, valid real estate broker's license or be licensed or certified by an appropriate State regulatory agency to engage in the appraisal of real property.

pdf Secondary REALTOR® (279 KB)  - Has Primary membership with another board or association of REALTORS® within New Jersey.

pdf Secondary Designated REALTOR® (317 KB)  - Has Primary membership with another board or association of REALTORS®. The Designated REALTOR® must be a sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer or branch office manager of the firm capable of acting on behalf of the firm's principal(s) and must meet the other qualifications for REALTOR® membership established in the Bylaws. The Designated REALTOR® must be actively engaged in the real estate profession, and maintain a current, valid real estate broker's license or be licensed or certified by an appropriate State regulatory agency to engage in the appraisal of real property.

pdf Reinstatement REALTOR® (316 KB)  - An agent returning to the busines within the last twelve (12) months, who was last Primary with NEXUS Association of REALTORS®.

pdf NEXUS and NJR Secondary REALTOR® (291 KB)  - Has Primary membership with another board or association of REALTORS® outside of New Jersey.

pdf Affiliate Membership (177 KB)  - Open to any individual involved in the industry relative to real estate; i.e., mortgage, title, inspection, appraisers, etc.

 
Dues and Billing 

NEXUS Dues - Dues are paid annually to your local (NEXUS), state (NJR) and national (NAR) REALTOR® associations. NEXUS splits the dues billing into two invoices. NEXUS dues are sent in July/August and the state and national in October. All payments are due by the 1st of the new year.

Bright MLS Fees

Supra Fees

Frequently Asked Questions on Membership and Licensing 

There are a number of requirements for licensure through the New Jersey Real Estate Commission. Click here for more details on license requirements for a salesperson or broker.You will be directed to our Real Estate Success Insitute school website.

You qualify for REALTOR® Membership if you are actively engaged in the real estate profession other than as a sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer, or branch office manager; Associated either as an employee or an independent contractor with a Designated REALTOR®.

A Designated REALTOR® is assigned by the brokerage and must be a sole proprietor, partner, corporate officer or branch office manager of the firm capable of acting on behalf of the firm's principal(s) and must meet the other qualifications for REALTOR® membership established in the Bylaws.

You are eligible for REALTOR® Emeritus status if you have been a member of the National Association of REALTORS® for a cumulative period of 40 or more years.

If you have a real estate related business, you may apply for Affiliate Membership.

It typically takes less than 3 business days. You’ll receive an email notification once you are approved.

Yes. There is a mandatory new member orientation and Code of Ethics training that you must take within 60 days of joining. You will receive emails about that after you join.

You’ll receive a dues notice via email in the fall. All dues – NEXUS, New Jersey REALTORS® and National Association of REALTORS® - must be paid by January 1. You may pay online and with a credit card. Late fees will incur after January 15.