Thank you for your interest in joining the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®.  Affiliate membership is available to businesses and individuals whose products or services are used by homeowners, REALTORS® or Appraisers.  This type of membership is NOT for REAL ESTATE or APPRAISAL LICENSEES.

Financial institutions, title attorneys, insurers, publishers and mortgage companies, among other industries hold affiliate memberships because they have found it provides a great business advantage.  Affiliate membership provides you with a referral network of potential business clients and industrywide Association.  Affiliate membership may be one-part (membership in the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® only) or two-part (membership in the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® and the RI Association of REALTORS®)*.  Please see below for more details on the benefits of joining.

Accessibility & Professional Development

Affiliate members are invited to Board events and meetings year-round, which provide networking opportunities with over 2,000 REALTORS®.

A Responsive, Knowledgeable Staff

The staff of the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® can direct you to the resources you need.   You will get prompt responses to questions and thorough follow-through on requests from experienced professionals with a wealth of knowledge.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Affiliate members have the first opportunities to be sponsors of premiere REALTOR® events, programs, and our electronic newsletter.  Sponsorship allows for greater exposure of your products and services to the largest REALTOR® Association in Rhode Island. Click here to learn more about Sponsor opportunities


Our electronic notices are emailed our Affiliate members and they are also eligible to receive discounted advertising rates in our electronic newsletter.  Affiliates are also invited to submit relevant articles and information of interest to be shared with our REALTOR® community.

Member Directory

Affiliate members are advertised on the Board’s Member Directory at no additional charge.

Committee Involvement

Affiliate members are invited to volunteer on several Board committees.

Public Relations

The Greater Providence Board of REALTORS’® staff works to promote the real estate industry in the media and the community.


You are a committed real estate professional with valuable services to offer the community.  Our members are able to view your information on the Board’s Affiliate Member Directory, which is available on our website as a resource to them and other visitors to our site.  

*Two-part membership includes a membership in the RI Association of REALTORS®.  Click here for details on RIAR Affiliate Members benefits.