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2020 Census

The importance of completing the census survey for REALTORS®.

Housing Affordability Fund

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

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Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award program is a C.A.R. initiative designed to work with the brokerage community to recognize their up-and-coming agents.

C.A.R. Disaster Relief

C.A.R. stands ready to assist REALTORS® who have been impacted by wildfires through its Disaster Relief Fund and NAR's REALTORS® Relief Foundation.

California Disaster Resources
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® and residents pursuing real estate education.

Diversity and Inclusion Programs

Find out more information on key diversity and inclusion programs and projects available.

Fair Housing Latinx Professionals Network C.A.R. Women's Initiative
Young Professionals Network

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

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.

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

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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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C.A.R. Mission Statement

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

Annual Report
2020 C.A.R. Officers

Meet the 2020 C.A.R. Leadership Team

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Key Contact Responsibilities

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  1. To work with C.A.R. to effectively respond to "Red Alerts."
  2. Organize and attend C.A.R.’s Legislative Day in Sacramento.  It is the Key Contact’s responsibility to arrange the meeting, notify C.A.R. and the other local associations of its time and location, attend the Morning Briefing beforehand and lead the delegation to the meeting.
  3. Organize REALTOR® in-district meetings with legislators throughout the year.
  4. Act as the principal REALTOR® liaison between the local associations, C.A.R., and your state legislator. It is essential that everyone, including those at the other associations in the district and your own association be informed when you’ve had a communication with your legislator or his or her staff.
  5. Work seamlessly with any co-Key Contacts working with your legislator and with any GADs or Association Executives from the associations within the district.
  6. Establish and maintain a good working relationship with the legislator and his or her staff.
  7. Report to C.A.R. any activities between the elected official and REALTORS® within the state.
  8. Present, whenever possible, California Real Estate Political Action Committee (CREPAC) contribution checks to the legislator by the date set forth by CREPAC, and fill out CREPAC check presentation forms. Other associations in the district will also be notified by CREPAC that there is a check for that legislator.
  9. Provide input to CREPAC Trustees (C.A.R.) about the legislator.
  10.  Attend a reception or other fundraiser in the district for the legislator.  Up to $500 per election cycle is available from CREPAC for Key Contacts to use for these fundraisers.
  11.  Conduct at least ONE grassroots activity every year.

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