Professional & Regulatory Organizations for Realtors:
National Association of Realtors – national trade association for realtors
Texas Association of Realtors – statewide trade association for realtors
Texas Real Estate Commission – state licensing, education and regulatory agency for realtors
Greater Tyler Association of Realtors
Longview Area Association of Realtors
Cherokee County Board of Realtors
Titus-Morris-Camp-Upshur Board of Realtors
Professional Organizations for Landmen:
American Association of Petroleum Landmen (AAPL) – national landman association, sets ethics and educational standards for the industry
Texas Association of Petroleum Landmen (TAL) – focused on statewide issues
East Texas Association of Petroleum Landmen
Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen
Fort Worth Association of Petroleum Landmen
Austin Professional Landmen’s Association
Houston Association of Petroleum Landmen
Texas Mineral Land Association - represents the surface mining land industry in Texas
Tools for Landmen:
Texas Railroad Commission - research oil & gas production, drilling permits, well records, gas utility and pipeline information and other related queries.
Landman Connection – networking site for information, jobs, etc.
Landmen.net - job posting site for companies and landmen
Spokeo – people search engine that organizes vast quantities of white-pages listings, social information, and other people-related data from a large variety of public sources. Subscription required.
Ancestry – build family trees using historical data such as census, military records, and vital records. Subscription required.