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Housing Market Forecast

The latest housing market forecast and projection to what lays ahead.

Data & Statistics

View the latest sales and price numbers. Find out where sales will be in upcoming months.

Housing Matters Podcast

Your housing hub for market analysis, economic trends, and housing news.

Real Quick

Watch our C.A.R. economists provide updates on the latest housing market data and happenings... quickly!

Market Minute Write-Up

Get a roundup of weekly economic and market news that matters to real estate and your business.

Shareable and Interactive Reports

Gain insights through interactive dashboards and downloadable content. 

All Shareable Reports All Interactive Dashboards
Speeches & Presentations

Catch up with the latest outreaches and webinars by the Research and Economics team.

Surveys & Reports

C.A.R. conducts survey research with members and consumers on a regular basis to get a better understanding of the housing market and the real estate industry.

Model MLS Rules/Materials

California Model MLS Rules, Issues Briefing Papers, and other articles and materials related to MLS policy.

CAR Interboard Arbitration

Looking for information on how to file an interboard arbitration complaint?  You've come to the right place!  Find the rules, timeline and filing documents here.

Code of Ethics Violators

Summaries and photos of California REALTORS® who violated the Code of Ethics and were disciplined with a fine, letter of reprimand, suspension, or expulsion.

NAR Code of Ethics

The most recent edition of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association of REALTORS® along with other important links to NAR information.

Professional Standards Materials

The California Professional Standards Reference Manual, Local Association Forms, NAR materials and other materials related to Code of Ethics enforcement and arbitration.


C.A.R. advocates for REALTOR® issues in Washington D.C., Sacramento and in city and county governments throughout California.

PACs and RAF

CREPAC, LCRC, IMPAC, ALF and the RAF comprise C.A.R.'s political fundraising arm.

REALTOR® Action Fund
Podcast: Unlocking CA Politics

Unlocking the California 2024 primaries

Politics and You

Learn how you can make a difference, by getting involved yourself or by passing along valuable information to your clients.


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C.A.R.'s success in the legislative and political arenas depends largely on the participation of individual members. You can make a difference in many ways. We need you to step up and take action.

Your contributions make a difference in our industry. Below are the many ways you get involved.





Listen to our new Unlocking California Politics Podcast here

Unlocking California Politics Podcast is your resource for politics, legislation, housing policy, and housing news from the California Association of REALTORS®. 

Click here to access State & Federal Political Coordinators.


Virtual Advocate Free E-Newsletter

Virtual Advocate

If you are not already on the distribution list for C.A.R.'s FREE Virtual Advocate e-mail newsletter, please sign up now. C.A.R. will send this FREE e-mail update to you every other Friday. Packed with the latest information and updates on the most important happenings in politics and government, this is a must for any REALTOR® who wants to stay informed. The newsletter reports on important developments in politics, legislation and public policy that affect the real industry. Issues are reported from Washington D.C., Sacramento and localities throughout California.

Please send an email, marked "sign-up" to Rick Laezman at 
[email protected], and he will make sure you start receiving this important newsletter. See the latest edition of the Virtual Advocate newsletter. Members of C.A.R.'s public policy and political affairs committees, PAC Trustees, Local Association Executive Officers and Government Affairs Directors, Key Contacts and Federal Coordinators, and Legislative Liaisons automatically receive this newsletter. If you are one of the above there is no need for you to sign up. 


Invite a C.A.R. Government Affairs Field Rep to your office or association! 

Government Affairs Field Representatives are available to visit you, your brokerage, or your local association. They provide you with important information regarding how to promote and get politically involved. Field Representatives are additionally available to assist with:

  • LCRC Training
  • LGR Training
  • New Member Orientation
  • Campaign School
  • Legislative Updates
  • RAF
  • Local advocacy and member mobilization strategies
  • New GAD Training
  • Voter Registration—now above 80%!
  • NAR REALTOR® Party Grants assistance



Contact your Field Rep today!







We know your resources are important to you. Here’s a compiled list of useful tools we recommend:


California’s Insurance Landscape: From Risk to Resilience

Join us for a virtual panel featuring California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara on July 24, 2024! Reserve your spot using the link above.

2024 General Election Resource Kit

View our 2024 General Election Resource Kit via the link above.

C.A.R. Mythbusters Episode #3

View our new Mythbusters video series here.


Follow us on Twitter 

For more updates on our Government Affairs efforts, follow us on Twitter at @CARgovaffairs


Interactive Market Stats

Gain insights on California's housing market through interactive dashboards. Select your metrics and see where the data takes you. Click here for more information.


Save the date for 


 C.A.R.’s Annual Legislative Day!
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 
in Sacramento!

Prepare for an unforgettable day in Sacramento, where over 2,000 dedicated REALTORS® convene at the Capitol for C.A.R.'s highly-anticipated Legislative Day.

Come in a night early to attend the REALTOR® Block Party on Tuesday, April 30th!

It's a night of socializing and REALTOR® celebration you won't want to miss!


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