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Meet the 2017 C.A.R. Leadership Team

C.A.R. Mission Statement

C.A.R. is a statewide trade association dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate.

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Looking for additional assistance? The Customer Contact Center is looking forward to serving you Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:45 p.m.

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C.A.R.'s Media Center houses the Association's news releases, media guidelines, and logos.

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For New Members

As a new member of C.A.R. you have questions about your benefits and discounts. Find the answers here.

Member FAQs
Consumer Ad Campaign

C.A.R.'s annual consumer advertising campaign creates awareness of the REALTOR® brand and demonstrates the many benefits of the consumer-REALTOR® relationship.

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Guide to Benefits

As a member of C.A.R., you receive more than 100 free and discounted benefits. Find out more about your member benefits here.

C.A.R. Member Discounts NAR Member Discounts C.A.R. Insurance Products
Housing Affordability Fund

Programs and grants to provide direct assistance to address the housing crisis in California.

Make A Donation HAF Statewide Programs Grants For Local Associations HAF Donors/Supporters Bette Dobkin Award HAF Golf Tournament

C.A.R. stands ready to assist REALTORS® who have been impacted by these wildfires through its Disaster Relief Fund.

Get Involved

Super REALTORS® protect our industry from bad legislation. Find out how you can too!

Innovators Workshop

Do you have an innovative idea(s) with regards to real estate? Submit your idea(s) for a chance to partner with C.A.R. and transform tomorrow's industry!

Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for California students planning to pursue a career in real estate.

Education Foundation

Grants for California REALTORS® pursuing advanced real estate designations.

Diversity Programs

Find information and tools to help you connect with diverse groups and create business or leadership opportunities. 

International Real Estate 2017 WomanUP!™ Conference Real Estate Organizations
Young Professionals Network

New to the industry? YPN is a network to sharpen your skills, heighten your leadership, and connect with fellow REALTORS®.

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We are an email, a phone call or a click away. Don't hesitate and reach out to us!

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The purpose of the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Young Professionals Network is to facilitate opportunities for involvement in Association leadership through education and networking.

Looking for help in acquiring sponsorship for YPN? The North San Diego County Association of Realtors YPN created a sponsorship template. Download the Sponsorship Template to use as a resource for your local YPN!

In 2011, the C.A.R. Young Professionals Network introduced the Million Dollar Pledge, a challenge to have 100 YPN REALTORS® sign a pledge to donate $10,000 to the REALTOR® Action Fund over the course of their careers. Have you made the Million Dollar Pledge? Make the pledge today to protect your industry and livelihood.   

The YPN Playbook is the go-to guide for your YPN including tips and best practices on how to establish your committee, planning your calendar for the year, acquiring sponsors, and more! The Playbook has essential information all YPNs, whether your network is just getting started or has been around a few years.



Don't forgot to join the conversation on Facebook -- C.A.R. YPN has a Facebook group to share news, get referrals and recommendations, and network with fellow YPNers throughout California!


Meet the 2017 C.A.R. YPN Team   

Upcoming Events


May 2-6 in Sacramento, California

C.A.R. Spring Business Meetings
Don't miss out on these events and YPN activities at the Spring Business Meetings!


Where to be With C.A.R. YPN

1. Tuesday, May 2 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Note: lunch will not be provided)

Learn How to YPN Workshop (Open to all YPN members and Local Association Staff)
Golden State Room at the Hyatt
An informative and interactive FREE session to jumpstart your local YPN
FAQs and best practices will be covered such as Creating a Strategic Plan, How to Recruit and Retain Members, Setting up Your Committee, and more!

RSVP for Learn How to YPN Workshop


2. Tuesday, May 2 from 3:30 - 5 p.m.

CCRE Event - California's Fading Dream: Can the American Dream be Restored for the Next Generation of Homeowners?

Room 203 at the Sacramento Convention Center

Free event with a presentation by Joel Kotkin on his research followed by a dialogue with Joel Singer
RSVP for the CCRE Event


3. Wednesday, May 3 from 6:20 - 7:30 a.m.

Ride to Thrive Spin Class Fundraiser

A Spin Class Fundraiser with proceeds going to the C.A.R. Education Foundation
Start Legislative Day off right with a spin class with C.A.R. President Geoff McIntosh, Joel Singer, Leslie Appleton-Young, and Sara Sutachan
Tickets are $100 to ride and includes donation
Sign up to Ride or Make a Donation Only


4. Wednesday, May 3 from 9 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

2017 C.A.R. Legislative Day

9 a.m. Morning Briefing Session

11 a.m. C.A.R. YPN Photo on the Capitol (Meet Outside Starbucks after Briefing)

11:30 a.m. - Afternoon Local/Regional Lunches and Legislator Office Visits (Talk to your AE/GAD to get details for your Local Association/Regional Events)

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.: Captiol Reception (for Major Donor Contributors)

First time Legislative Day attendees are eligible for a scholarship to provide partial reimbursement of expenses to your association
Reach out to your Local Association Executive if you would like to attend
Find out more details about Legislative Day 


5. Thursday, May 4th from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Mid-Year Luncheon
Sacramento Convention Center

Hear C.A.R. CEO Joel Singer present on Building the Walls - Homeownership, Demographics, and the Outlook for California's Real Estate Business

Tickets are $60

Register for the Mid-Year Luncheon


6. Thursday, May 4th from 8 - 11 p.m.

C.A.R. YPN Mixer - Mega Mixer hosted by El Dorado, Nevada County, Placer County, Sacramento, Solano County, Sutter Yuba County, and Yolo County YPNs
Vanguard Night Club
1415 L Street.
Sacramento, CA 95814


7. Friday, May 5 from 1 - 2:50 p.m.

C.A.R. YPN Forum (Open to all C.A.R. members and Staff)
Baker/Hendricks/Kamilos Room
Sheraton Grand, 3rd Floor
Check out the Current Meeting Materials for the agenda and more info!


8. Friday, May 5 from 6:30 - 10 p.m.

HAF Casino Night

Sheraton Grand

Poker tournament, casino games, raffles, and more!

Tickets start at $70

RSVP for HAF Casino NIght


C.A.R. Business Meetings

YPN holds a Forum during the C.A.R. Business Meetings on Friday from 1:00-2:50 p.m. This is an open forum that we encourage all YPNers in the area and the business meetings to attend! If you are a C.A.R. member, but not involved in C.A.R. Committees and would like to attend a C.A.R. YPN Forum, check out the list of future C.A.R. Business Meetings to see when we will be in your area next!  

Webinars and Presentations
YPN webinars are an excellent opportunity to listen to the issues facing our industry, learn best practices to bring back to your local YPN, and hear from other YPNers throughout California. YPN is all about sharing - so please share these webinar invites with your colleagues and register!


Missed the latest C.A.R. YPN webinar on Wednesday, April 19? We have you covered! Learn about the upcoming Spring C.A.R. Business Meetings, the first-ever Learn How to YPN Workshop, an overview of the REALTOR® Party and REALTOR® Action Fund and more!   

Download the presentation slides from the webinar.  



Sponsorship Template (created and provided by NSDCAR YPN)
YPN Sponsorship Sample (for Evolve/EXPO, e.g. bus to take members to conference)
Local California Networks
Month of Giving  

Join our mailing list! If you want to be kept in the loop with YPN events and news, please contact Lindsey Moss at lindseym@car.org or (213) 739-8217.