UPSTAR MEMBERSHIP By the Numbers By the end of 2018, the UPSTAR membership (including Realtor and Affiliate members) had grown nearly 4 percent, as compared to 2017. The benefits of membership grow exponentially to the degree that members get involved with the education, training, events, networking, advocacy and service opportunities available at UPSTAR. Member engagement makes this association great. TOTAL MEMBERSHIP AT YEAR END 1272 1305 1342 1397 1478 189 219 199 210 2014 192 2015 2016 2017 2018 Affiliates Realtors® We help make your new home financing easy. Sorry, we can’t do the same for all your packing. Call me today or visit 53.com/mortgage to learn more. Lindsay Bradtmueller office: 260-434-1613 cell: 260-385-6171 5925 Illinois Rd Fort Wayne, IN 46804 firstname.lastname@example.org www.53.com/mlo/lindsaybradtmueller NMLS# 427583 Loans subject to credit review and approval. Fifth Third Bank, 38 Fountain Square Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45263, NMLS# 403245, Equal Housing Lender. Fifth Third and Fifth Third Bank are registered service marks of Fifth Third Bancorp.
EDUCATION UPSTAR School of Real Estate UpstarSchool.com When members, as well as students outside of our association, choose UPSTAR School of Real Estate as their education provider, the association is able to enhance its programs and services for the benefit of all members. The success of UPSTAR School of Real Estate is one of the reasons the association has not posed a local dues increase in years. TOTAL EDUCATION CERTIFICATES AWARDED IN 2018 1,039 1,039 Certificates - Percentage by Class CODE OF ETHICS: 3 Classes-128 Students 90-HOUR PRE-LICENSING: 12% 4 Courses-80 Students 8% RENE COURSE: 38 Students 3% 30-HOUR POST LICENSING: 2 Courses-29 Students 3% DR ORIENTATION: 2 Sessions-10 Students NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION: 4 Sessions-175 Students SRES COURSE: 39 Students 4% Lunch n’ Learns In addition to the courses for educational credit, the association hosts Lunch n’ Learns, which are informal educational presentations on real estate related topics, usually conducted by UPSTAR affiliate members. From downpayment assistance programs and title insurance updates, to home inspection and staging, UPSTAR’s affiliate industry experts help REALTORS ® serve homebuyers and sellers more effectively. TOTAL STUDENTS ATTENDING 13 LUNCH N’ LEARNS IN 2018 132 12-HOUR CE: 10 Classes-540 Students 52%