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REALTOR® Secure Transaction

Realtor® Secure Transaction is your place to discover, access and master the essential tools for a modern, efficient and secure transaction.

Transactions - zipForm® Edition

Transaction management and forms software with all the must-have features, including current statewide contracts, local forms, and more.

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Forms Advisor™ & Forms Tutor®

Free advice to help you understand the form you're using with Forms Tutor® and identify which form you need for your transaction with Forms Advisor™

Standard Forms

C.A.R. Standard Forms are developed by the C.A.R. Legal Department which gathers input from real estate professionals and attorneys to create user-friendly, comprehensive, and dependable forms.

C.A.R. Home Inspector Certification Program

C.A.R. now offers a list of Certified Home Inspectors for our REALTORS® members.  Participants of this program have completed certain background and education requirements.  Click Here to see the program details and a directory of Certified Home Inspectors.  

Transaction Tips

Advice, Support and materials to improve your transactions.

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C.A.R. Business Products

Your one-stop-source for real estate products, forms, education, high-tech tools and more

Leasing & Property Management Resource Center

Everything you need for a successful property management & leasing business

Member Profitability Hub

A collection of educational and technology resources designed to help you achieve profitability and better prepare for your financial present and future.

Mobile Apps

Download the latest C.A.R. mobile apps, including CARmojies & Stickers, C.A.R., Legal Hotline, CA REALTOR® EXPO, and zipForm Mobile.

Down Payment Resource Directory

Help potential buyers open the door to home-ownership by searching from over 400 available down payment assistance programs throughout California.

California Residential Purchase Agreement (RPA) 2021

This is a resource page for all things RPA 2021. It includes links to the RPA and RPA-related forms, training, legal presentations, and publications.

Legal Q&As and Disclosure Charts

Legal articles, many in question and answer format, are currently available on over 150 subjects in 50-plus categories.

Legal Launchpad

Need help on a legal issue? First, pick one of the topics.

Legal Tools

Quick Guides (1-page articles), PowerPoint presentations, and videos on key legal topics.

Legal Live Webinars

Wish you could catch up on California real estate law without having to read even more documents? Relax and watch a video as C.A.R.’s Legal Live Webinars bring you up-to-date on the hottest topics in real estate law.

Legal Matters Podcast

The Legal Matters Podcast is the official podcast of the California Association of REALTORS® Member Legal Services Department.

Ombudsman Hotline

If you're a member looking to resolve a minor dispute or communication issue with another REALTOR®, a C.A.R. ombudsman may be able to help!

Peer-to-Peer Ethics

C.A.R. REALTOR® volunteers are specifically trained and are available to answer questions from other members about the Code of Ethics, and can provide information and limited counseling concerning its proper interpretation.

Transaction Rescue™

Your lifeline to the lending community formerly known as the Finance Helpline and Mortgage Rescue™. Find contacts and answers to all mortgage related questions, and problems that arise in your real estate transaction. Get assistance today!

Lending Resources
Customer Service

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.

Consumer Mediation

The C.A.R. Real Estate Mediation Center for Consumers has mediators available to assist buyers and sellers (as well as other parties to real estate transactions) in resolving their disputes.

C.A.R. Legal Hotline

Did you know that for zero dollars and zero cents, you can speak with an attorney about your transaction? If you don't believe us, check it out yourself.


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Other Transaction Tools


C.A.R. is dedicated to member success and ensures you have access to the best tools for a modern, efficient and secure real estate transaction. These free and discounted services are provided as part of your C.A.R. member benefits. 


Lone Wolf Transactions - zipForm Edition

Lone Wolf Transaction - zipForm Edition - Digital forms completion and transaction management. C.A.R. member benefit.


Hurdlr - Seamlessly track all your business income, expenses, tax estimates and deductions in real-time. Learn more.

Transaction Tips

Transaction Tips & Training - Training calendar and quick access to resources and tips to master each stage of the transaction when you need it.


LionDesk - A CRM platform to manage your business stress-free, stay top-of-mind, and sell confidently.


Other Transaction Tools

Sellers Shield

Sellers Shield™ provides agents and sellers with completed C.A.R. disclosure forms. Our user-friendly, interactive platform is free for C.A.R. members to use, helps prevent lawsuits, and reduces agent liability.


EyeSpy360 - The All-In-One Photography Solution: Professional HDR Stills, Virtual Tour, 3D Models, Floor Plan, Video Teaser, Virtual Staging + Embedded Video Chat - Reduce wasted journeys for you and your clients.


Homebot - Deliver personalized, actionable intelligence throughout the entire homeownership lifecycle to every client and prospect. With an average 50% monthly engagement rate. Free version for C.A.R. members.


Porch - Get reliable cost estimates fast for every home inspection report and customize the repair list for your clients. Discount for C.A.R. members.


Rentspree - RentSpree offers an automated rental application and screening suite for your next lease transaction. Includes the C.A.R. Application to Rent/Screening Fee built in.


Revive - Revive offers pre-sale home renovations with no interest or fees to you or your sellers. Get a custom & guided renovation plan that helps your listings sell quickly and for maximum profit. Free for C.A.R. members to use.


Symbium - Symbium is a free property information portal that enables real estate agents to visualize what's built and what's allowed on any California property.


TopHap - Data-driven real estate research and market intelligence platform that utilizes machine learning and AI to visualize residential real estate market trends, conditions, and neighborhood characteristics. Discount for C.A.R. members.

Young Alfred

Young Alfred - Access the best-priced insurance options available. Empower your clients with the information needed to make an informed purchase decision.
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