The following requirements must be met in order for you to receive Emeritus Status with Hawai‘i REALTORS®.

▪ A REALTOR® Member who has held membership in the HAWAI‘I ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® as a REALTOR®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, or both, for a cumulative period of forty (40) years.

▪ Beginning with applications filed as of January 1, 2020, in addition to the forty (40) years of membership, a REALTOR® Emeritus candidate member must also have completed at least two (2) years of service at the HAWAI‘I ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® level as an officer, director, committee member or federal political coordinator, shall be upon certification by the Board of Directors designated “REALTOR® EMERITUS.” The requirement of two (2) years of service shall be effective for persons qualifying for REALTOR® EMERITUS.

For more details on Emeritus Status, please refer to the full policy.

To apply for Emeritus Status with Hawai‘i REALTORS®, have your local board fill out the following application and submit it. It will be reviewed and processed within the relevant submission cycle by approval from the Board of Directors (BOD):

March 31
June 30
September 30
December 31

*The dues waiver does not take effect until the dues years immediately following the BOD’s approval.


Current Emeritus Members

Michelle Wong, Honolulu Board of REALTORS® (Approved February 2020)
Liz Moore, Honolulu Board of REALTORS® (Approved January 2022)
Patti Ichida, Honolulu Board of REALTORS® (Approved January 2022)