Since 1907, the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® has been setting the standard as the inaugural REALTOR® Association in Rhode Island. With a robust community of over 2,400 members, we proudly hold the distinction of being the largest Local Association in our state.

REALTOR® Membership with us signifies a commitment to upholding the highest standards of ethics and professionalism in all real estate transactions, providing peace of mind to the general public. We serve as a dedicated advocate for our members, actively working to establish and maintain quality and care standards within the industry, all while fiercely defending private property rights.

At the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®, we bring strength through tradition and professionalism through action.

Leadership Opportunities

From the very first year of membership and beyond, we are committed to nurturing industry leaders among our members. Join us to embark on a journey of continuous growth and professional excellence.

Discover volunteer opportunities here.

Professional Development

As a member, you enjoy exclusive benefits, including complimentary and discounted virtual and in-person classes. Stay ahead in the real estate industry with our tailored educational opportunities designed to fit your schedule and budget. Elevate your expertise and thrive with us.

Upcoming GPBOR classes
Online educational partners
Code of Ethics classes
NAR educational resources
NAR designations and certifications

Research & Data

Maintaining a thriving real estate business requires staying well-informed and keeping your clients in the know. That’s why we encourage you to tap into the wealth of knowledge provided by the latest market statistics and studies. In a constantly evolving industry, staying informed is not just an advantage; it’s the foundation of your business’s relevance and success. 

Click here to view the latest Rhode Island Market Statistics

Networking Opportunities

Our Association offers a vibrant array of activities, events, and programs that serve as powerful connectors, bringing our members closer to the heart of the real estate industry. These gatherings provide not only networking opportunities but also a platform for sharing knowledge, experiences, and insights. Join us to be a part of this dynamic community and forge lasting connections that can elevate your career in real estate.

GPBOR Upcoming Events
NAR Upcoming Events

Access to Resources

Explore our treasure trove of toolkits and best-practice resources to discover the essential tools you need for success in your real estate journey. We’ve curated a wealth of valuable resources to empower your professional growth and elevate your expertise.

Professional Standards

As a valued member, you gain access to an array of invaluable benefits, including the ability to resolve minor disputes efficiently and cost-effectively. Our association offers Ombuds services, Mediation, Ethics Citations and a range of resources to help you navigate and settle disputes outside of court, saving you time and resources while ensuring a harmonious real estate journey.

Ombuds services

Community Outreach

Membership in our Association not only offers a multitude of professional benefits but also provides a unique chance to make a meaningful impact. Throughout the year, we offer a variety of volunteer opportunities that enable our members to give back and actively participate in community-building efforts. Additionally, we have proudly volunteered annually with Habitat for Humanity, working together to create homes and strengthen communities through our collective dedication and volunteerism.

Learn more about the GPBOR CARE Foundation.

Professional Recognition & Awards

As a member, you’re part of a community that celebrates your success and contributions to the real estate industry. Our annual awards program is designed to honor excellence in both industry contributions and sales achievements. It’s our way of acknowledging and applauding your dedication and hard work, and it’s one of the many benefits of being a part of our Association.

Learn more about our awards program.


As a member, you’re not just part of an association; you’re part of a powerful advocacy network. We work tirelessly to champion property rights and safeguard your business interests. A prime example of our dedication is during the pandemic when we successfully lobbied for real estate to be deemed essential, ensuring that our members could continue to serve their clients and protect their livelihoods. Count on us to stand by your side and advocate for your business when it matters most.

Learn more about the REALTORS® Political Action Committee here.

The REALTOR® Brand

As a member, you possess a remarkable advantage: access to the prestigious REALTOR® brand, globally renowned as one of the most recognized trademarks. This iconic symbol not only signifies your commitment to professionalism and ethical standards but also carries with it the trust and recognition of clients and peers worldwide. Elevate your real estate career with the power of the REALTOR® brand behind you.

Access REALTOR® logo, guidelines, and trademark rules
Access to the “That’s Who We R” ad campaign and materials, designed to help consumers understand the REALTOR® difference.

Member Support

As a member, you’re never alone in your real estate journey. Our dedicated and approachable team is here to support you every step of the way. From Monday to Friday, between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, our experienced professionals are readily available to answer your questions, provide guidance, and steer you in the right direction. Count on us for the assistance you need to thrive in the real estate industry.

P: (401) 274-8383


Your membership in the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® also includes membership in the esteemed National Association of REALTORS® and its statewide counterpart, the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS®.

The National Association of REALTORS® is America’s largest trade and professional association, representing over 1.5 million real estate professionals. As a member, you have access to a wide array of benefits, business tools, real estate market data, discount programs and educational opportunities to help you succeed in today’s market. Visit for more information.

The Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® has been serving the needs of real estate professionals since 1948. With 7,000 members in over 750 offices, the association protects the business interests of REALTORS® through legislative advocacy, education, networking events, access to online forms and contracts, and a legal hotline service. Visit for more information.