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Forewarn-Have You Signed Up Yet?

Forwarn AppFOREWARN is an exclusive FREE benefit for OBAR REALTOR® members ONLY.  Leveraging powerful analytics and a massive data repository, FOREWARN solutions enable real estate professionals to gain real-time knowledge, for purposes such as verifying identity, searching for criminal histories, and validating information provided by potential clients such as financial and asset information – all from just a phone number or name.


Setting Up Your Complimentary FOREWARN Account (You MUST use this method)

  1. Click here and enter your email address when prompted to do so (be sure to use the same email address that this email was sent to as it will serve as your FOREWARN ‘Username’).
  2. You will receive an activation email from FOREWARN, open it and click the link as instructed. If you do not see the email, be sure to check your junk/spam folder.
  3. The link takes you to a page where you will enter the last 4 digits of your phone number.
    1. If the first 6 digits of the number displayed are not related to your cell phone number, please contact OBAR CEO Willo Kelly at (252) 441-4036 to update your cell phone number.
  4. You will be prompted to enter a confirmation code that will have just been texted to that phone number. Upon confirmation you will be prompted to create a password.
  5. Now you are ready to download the FOREWARN app by clicking on the appropriate link below from your mobile device, or searching for FOREWARN in the app store:

Click here from your mobile device for iOS / Apple / iPhone / iPad app

Click here from your mobile device for Android app

  1. After activating your account, you can also log into your FOREWARN account from any web browser via the homepage (click ‘Sign In’ at top-right) or via this link:



Please note:  Your FOREWARN searches are for professional uses ONLY. FOREWARN activity, including search terms and search volume, is actively monitored to ensure proper use by our Subscribers as outlined in the Subscriber Agreement and the FOREWARN Terms and Conditions.  FOREWARN is a powerful tool intended only for the increased safety and efficiency of your business (i.e. do not search for your family members, fellow REALTORS®, public figures, or famous people.  It is not intended for use in updating your contact information). Proper use of the service by real estate professionals ensures that we can continue to provide this valuable tool to the industry.


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