30 Day New Hire: Goal #1 Getting Started

WELCOME to the EHM Family!!!  We are so excited you decided to join us!  As a valued team member at EHM we want to help you start off on the right foot.  We have put together a few Goals for you to achieve over the next 30 Days.  These "goals" will take you through everything from getting your initial paperwork set up with your local realtor association, to setting up your business plan.  

Your first goal will be to get all your paperwork done and get set up with your local realtor association.  

Paper Work

Did you register at your local board?

Orange County Realtors Association

Print out the OCAR Realtor Membership Application and have the brokerage information filled out and signed by Joe.

OCAR Membership Application

Register with OCAR- Take your Brokerage assignment form with you

Address: 25552 La Paz Road, Laguna Hills

OCAR Fees: Approx. $900 per year

Sign Up for NEW Hire Orientation/Ethics Class

Receive your Welcome Book that has introduction and logins for the following:

OCAR, CAR, NAR, CRMLS, SUPRA: You will need multiple Usernames and passwords

Purchase a SUPRA Lock Box and Sign Up for eKEY

Outside of OCAR

Not an Orange County Realtor?  No problem, meet with your Mentor to see which Association is the best for you.

Did you complete your EHM New Hire Kit?

  • YES! All done.
  • No.

After you have completed your OCAR Registration, you will need to fill out your EHM paperwork.

Real Estate Contract, W4, Copy of California Drivers License, Social Security Card, Auto Insurance

Classes/Training

Get Registered for your OCAR New Hire Orientation and Ethics Class

When you applied for your OCAR Membership they would have set you up with your New Hire Orientation while you were there.  Provide DATE/LOCATION/TIME of Class below.

California Association of Realtors (CAR) is full of resources to help you understand California Real Estate laws. Take some time to navigate through the website and become familiar.

Click CAR to get started!

How comfortable are you with the California Association of Realtors website?

  • VERY!
  • Somewhat
  • Couldn't get logged in

Orange County Association of Realtors (OCAR) is your local associations and a resource you will want to get familiar with. You can pay your dues, register and attend local classes as well as many other benefits.

Click OCAR to get started!

How comfortable are you with the Orange County Association of Realtors (OCAR) website?

  • Very!
  • Somewhat
  • Couldn't get logged in

California Regional Multiple Listings Services (CRMLS) is where you will search for properties.  Take some time to become familiar with this website.

Click CRMLS to get started!

How comfortable are you with the California Regional Multiple Listings Services (CRMLS) website?

  • Very!
  • Somewhat
  • Couldn't get logged in

Introductions

Partnerships and support are crucial when you first get started.  Every member of our EHM team has been in your shoes at one point.  We are all happy to help you get off to a great start.

Have you met the EHM team of agents and support staff?

  • YES!
  • Not all of them....but working on it!

Although you have probably already shouted through the rooftops, I mean Facebook, by now that you passed your exam, now it's time to tell them STRATEGICALLY! Building your book of business starts with those who are closest to you.

Gather emails and addresses for all your friends, family, old colleges, customers etc.  Work with your mentor and/or Frank to launch your first marketing piece.

Have you sent out your introductory email to your friends/family/sphere of influence?

  • YES!
  • No