Benefits & Qualifications

By joining CREW Austin and the entirety of CREW Network, you are advancing your career and supporting the success of women in commercial real estate.

 Benefits:

  • Local networking opportunities
  • Programs at reduced member prices
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Invitations to member-only events
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Access to membership directory

 

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Qualifications:

Every CREW member contributes to the collective knowledge, experience, and voice of both the CREW Austin and CREW Network. We welcome applications from industry professionals who meet the requirements of one of our membership categories, which are primarily differentiated by:

  • Experience: The majority of members in CREW Austin must have at least five (5) years of experience in the commercial real estate industry (Active, Associate & Affiliate), although the Associate category permits members with less experience. 
  • Employment: The majority of members in CREW Austin must be currently employed in a full-time professional position in one or more of CREW Network's qualified fields of commercial real estate (QFCRE).
Specific categories / requirements are detailed below:

Active Member

REQUIREMENTS FOR ACTIVE:
  • Direct involvement in a QFCRE discipline during at least 5 of last 10 years; AND
  • Current engagement in Discipline; AND
  • Is either in a principal, manager, senior level professional, revenue generating or decision-making position of the applicant’s company; OR otherwise participates at a professional level in a QFCRE.
  • If a license, registration, or certification is a standard requirement of the profession, that designation must be current and held in the state of Texas.
  • Board shall use reasonable efforts to maintain a balance among members, so that no more than twenty percent (20%) of the Active Members are engaged in any one QFCRE

$410 per calendar year; discounted to $270 mid year (*mid-year = applicants after 7/1, dues for balance of year)


Associate Member

REQUIREMENTS FOR ASSOCIATE: 
  • Direct involvement in QFCRE Discipline at the time of application (no previous experience required); AND
  • Is either in a principal, manager, senior level professional, revenue generating or decision-making position of the applicant’s company; OR otherwise participates at a professional level in a QFCRE.
  • If a license, registration, or certification is a standard requirement of the profession, that designation must be current and held in the state of Texas.
  • The Board may not allow the total number of Associate Members to exceed twenty four percent (24%)

$410 per calendar year, discounted to $270 mid year


Affiliate Member

REQUIREMENTS FOR AFFILIATE:
  • Direct involvement in Affiliate Discipline for 5 years preceding application; AND
  • Current engagement in Affiliate Discipline; AND
  • Is either in a principal, manager, senior level professional, revenue generating or decision-making position applicant’s company?
  • If a license, registration, or certification is a standard requirement of the profession, that designation must be current and held in the state of Texas.

EXAMPLES OF AFFILIATES INCLUDE: 

  • Real Estate Project Suppliers such as Furniture Manufacturer, Office Systems, Carpet and Flooring, Security Systems, Landscaping, Maintenance, GC Sub-Contractors.
  • Real Estate Media such as Advertising, Journalism, Marketing, Public Relations.
$630 per calendar year, discounted to $365 mid year (there is currently a waiting list for affiliate membership)

Academic Member

A faculty or staff member involved in the commercial real estate field at a college or university.

$380 per calendar year, discounted to $255 mid year


Student Member

An individual enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours) in a college or university undergraduate program, intended to lead to a career in commercial real estate

$90 per calendar year (no discount for mid year)

Questions about your eligibility? Contact admin@crewaustin.org for more information.

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