REALTOR® Members of the REALTORS® Association
of Northeast Wisconsin are also members of the Wisconsin REALTORS®
Association (WRA), and the National Association of REALTORS®
(NAR). The WRA offers Legal Services to REALTORS by phone, fax,
and email, and has a comprehensive Legal Section on their website
at www.wra.org. NAR
has information on federal laws and legislation as well at www.realtor.org.
of the most valuable and popular services offered by the WRA to
REALTORS® in Wisconsin is the Legal Hotline. Members can access
WRA's Legal Hotline by calling 800-799-4468 or fax 608-242-2279
or email at Hotline@wra.org.
Staff attorneys are available to personally answer your legal questions.
Legal Hot Tips
Hottips are brief summaries of Legal Hotline questions and answers.
Hot Tips are emailed to Designated REALTORS® and subscribers
every week. They are also available to all REALTOR® members
on the WRA website at http://www.wra.org/Legal/Hottips/default.asp.
Hot Tips are searchable by topic..
also provides monthly Legal Updates to Designated REALTORS®
(and by subscription to other members) in their Designated REALTOR®
(DR) Packets. A searchable library of Legal Updates are available
to all REALTORS® online http://www.wra.org/Legal/Hottips/default.asp.
Wisconsin Statutes &
Administrative Codes Relating to the Practice of Real Estate
WRA website also offers the Wisconsin Statutes and Administrative
Codes, along with the Rules of the Department of Regulation and
Licensing and other Wisconsin agencies. http://www.wra.org/Legal/Code_Book/default.asp
has available for purchase all WRA and DSPS forms, and other Addenda
forms created specifically for members in our Northeast Wisconsin
markets. All these forms are available through RANW's Appleton and
Green Bay offices. For a list of forms available, as well as information
on RANW's local Addenda, please go to Forms.
License Law Revisions
your Legal Updates and the WRA website's Legal Section for information
on License Law revisions.
WRA Website Access
is required to access certain areas of the WRA website
www.wra.org, including the Legal Section. You will need your
WRA member ID, found on the mailing label of your WRA newsletter
(the Wisconsin REALTOR), to register. You will be prompted to register
or log on at each section where it is required.
of REALTORS Website Access
National Association of REALTORS (NAR) also has a very comprehensive
website available to REALTOR members at www.realtor.org
(once known as onerealtorplace.com). Many of the sections of
are password-protected as well, and require registration. You will
need your NRDS number. You can find your NRDS number on your NAR
Magazine (the REALTOR), or by calling the RANW office.