Join a Committee!
If you wish to join one of our many committees, please see the following committee list, including a brief description for each, and apply for the position(s) that best fits your area of expertise.
Click here to sign up for any of these committees.
This committee promotes Affiliate membership and fosters relationships to ensure benefits of membership are being fully utilized.
Community Projects & Special Events Committee
To plan and organize community service projects and to encourage participation by all Board members in these events, to organize and supervise special Board functions as instructed by the Board of Directors.
This committee is also charged with planning events throughout the year where agents can network with one another.
This committee plans, organizes and promotes all educational seminars and continuing education courses.
To represent the Board in areas of REALTORS® political action and raise funds for RPAC which in turn supports legislative candidates and issues which support REALTOR® views. To consider all matters of taxation and legislation, zoning & ordinances affecting real estate and property owners within the jurisdiction of the Board and to advise the Board concerning these matters.
Statewide Professional Standards Cooperative
The Habersham, White & Stephens County Board is a member of the Statewide Professional Standards Cooperative established by the Georgia Association of REALTORS®. Members of the following 2 committees are appointed by the HWS Board of Directors at the beginning of each calendar year.
Click here to sign up for either committee so you will be considered for the next calendar year's appointments.
This committee reviews and investigates complaints against members as well as arbitration requests filed with the Board. When appropriate, it refers them to the Professional Standards Committee for a hearing.
In order to participate on this committee, you must: (1) have held REALTOR® membership for a minimum of three years; (2) attend a GAR approved Professional Standards training seminar; and (3) sign a confidentiality agreement. HWS holds one seat of representation on this committee.
This committee encourages strict adherence to the REALTORS® Code of Ethics by all members. It conducts hearings on alleged violations of the Code of Ethics, commission disputes, and other matters referred by the Grievance Committee and/or the Board of Directors.
In order to participate on this committee, you must: (1) have held REALTOR® membership for a minimum of five years; (2) attend a GAR approved Professional Standards training seminar; and (3) sign a confidentiality agreement. HWS holds six seats of representation on this committee.