Volunteer members are the backbone of the association and when you choose to serve on a committee, you open up a world of possibilities for networking, professional growth, and career opportunities while serving your association.
This is your chance to make positive changes in your communities, government and the industry – shaping the future of real estate in the South Bay.
Affiliates in Action
The Community Committee’s mission is to promote a sense of community among the members of the South Bay Association of REALTORS®. The committee will involve our membership in cooperative efforts with South Bay elected officials and residents to learn about and improve the communities in which we work.
The mission of the Commercial Committee is to promote professionalism, provide educational opportunities and offer access to commercial real estate tools. In addition, the committee will offer our membership a variety of networking opportunities with other commercial REALTORS® to improve their business and market their inventory.
This committee is designed to be a mastermind brainstorming group. It is a core group of commercial agents that will help bring commercial resources to members. This committee is specifically not meant to be a training ground.
Budget and Finance
The Budget and Finance is responsible for the development of the association’s annual budget, for monitoring its performance to that budget, and making recommendations to the Board of Directors for actions required to achieve the association’s financial goals and objectives. As requested by the Board of Directors and its leadership, the Budget and Finance Committee may be tasked with the responsibility for developing specific financial and investment policy directives for the association, subject to the approval of the Board of Directors.
Diversity & Inclusion
The Diversity & Inclusion Committee’s mission is to create an environment that reflects its culturally diverse membership and promote a representative Association leadership.
Global Real Estate
The mission of the Global Real Estate Committee is to promote, develop, and provide educational and business building resources for the real estate community. The committee recognizes the definition of Global Real Estate as inbound, outbound and local multi-cultural real estate transactions.
The Government Affairs Committee serves as the advocate for member REALTORS®️ in tracking public policy issues and protecting the rights and interests of property owners and REALTORS®️.
The function of the Grievance Committee is to give initial consideration to allegations of unethical conduct or a violation of MLS rules and determine whether a complaint should be the subject for a hearing in its claim and presentation.
The mission of the MLS Committee is to ensure that REALTORS® remain the primary source for information regarding real estate. To interact with local Association-owned MLS/Regionals to enhance, promote and implement policies regarding technology and changing information and promote and adopt model MLS Rules and policies that comply with legal requirements and N.A.R. policy.
The mission of the Professional Standards Committee is to provide education to members as to the function and purpose of Professional Standards, to foster a clearer understanding of the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and the MLS Rules and to provide trained members for ethics and arbitration hearing panels.
Young Professionals Network
YPN The Young Professionals Network Committee offers a platform for young, professional REALTORS® to exchange knowledge, establish meaningful relationships and discuss the latest innovative trends and ideas.
REALTOR®️️️ Party Committee
The REALTOR®️️️ Party Committee empowers South Bay Realtors to do something great – fight for our profession through contributing to the REALTOR®️️️ ACTION FUND (RAF). This committee aims to ensure a high level of RAF participation among all SBAOR members, recognize major donors, and foster pride in our profession. The real estate business is constantly under attack, and that’s why it’s important to participate in the RAF. The RAF gives members an invaluable return on their investment by protecting real estate in our local communities.
Join a South Bay Committee
Joining a committee has always been a great way to make new contacts, learn about new trends in our profession and have a voice in shaping the Association’s direction. Members can apply to serve on one or more committee based on their interests. Some committees have requirements for membership while others have waiting lists.
If you are interested in becoming a committee volunteer, please fill out the form to your right.