Time to bring it home. Find zipForm®, transaction tools, and all the closing resources you'll need. Except for the champagne — that's on you.
Time to bring it home. Complete transactions and contracts electronically through zipForm®.
zipForm® features easy-to-use navigation that lets you move quickly through documents and transactionszipForm® Plus zipForm® Standard zipCRM™
Simplify the transaction with secure electronic signatures.
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™
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.
Access many additional forms libraries available to you within your zipForm® account
Manage all of your REALTOR® agent accounts, transactions and forms effortlessly and efficientlyTeam Edition
C.A.R. Training Center is a members one stop shop for all products sectioned off by member types. i.e New Members, Advanced Members, Returning members and Member specialist.
Order affiliated services easily without leaving your zipForm® account with the fully integrated Service Providers
Get answers to your zip-Related questions with user guides, FAQs, videos and more.
We're here to help, people! Business products and tools to empower REALTORS®.
Your one-stop-source for real estate products, forms, education, high-tech tools and more
Download the latest C.A.R. mobile apps, including CARmojies & Stickers, C.A.R., Legal Hotline, CA REALTOR® EXPO, and zipForm Mobile.
Help potential buyers open the door to home-ownership by searching from over 400 available down payment assistance programs throughout California.
The REALTOR® Badge is a personalized widget that verifies your status and displays your REALTOR® information from NRDS, including office and designation information.
Q: Where do I go to get legal questions answered? A: Easy, look to the right!
Legal articles, many in question and answer format, are currently available on over 150 subjects in 50-plus categories.2018 Q&As All Legal Q&As 2018 Q&A Revisions
5 charts show REALTORS ® what needs to be disclosed and to whom in various sales and lease scenarios.
Short, helpful, 1-page articles, summaries, PowerPoint presentations, and videos for Brokers, Agents, and Consumers.
C.A.R.’s Legal Live Webinars are online presentations conducted by C.A.R. attorneys on the first Tuesday of every month. Hear about legal developments and answers to common questions. Watch live or from a recorded post. Legal Live Webinars are offered as a free member benefit.
Help, I need backup! Whether it's legal or financial help you need, C.A.R.'s got your back with these resources.
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!
Your lifeline to the lending community formerly known as the Finance Helpline. Find contacts and answers to all mortgage related questions, and problems that arise in your real estate transaction. Get assistance today!Lending Resources Financial Literacy
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.
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.
We offer a wide array of real estate educational courses, certifications & designations in various formats.
Easily renew your real estate license with the FREE 45 hour online license renewal package from C.A.R.
Prepare to earn your real estate license with our online courses
Browse our courses by topic to find the training you need to build up your real estate business.
Distinguish yourself by learning how to build a business that specializes in niche markets to nearly double your earning potential in various real estate sectors
Browse our class schedule to find when and where to take real estate courses.
Browse through the many courses we offer - listed in alphabetical order.Online Bundles
The REMS system allows brokers to deliver quality education to their agents and track their progress.
Complete your eight-hour NMLS license renewal requirement through our NMLS-approved provider, OnlineEd
Mark your calendars for our yearly meetings and events!
The main Business Meetings page includes important links for Directors and Committee Members.Tentative Program Meeting Registration
C.A.R.'s WomanUP!™ conference is devoted to giving powerful women bold tools to take their careers to the next level.
A new, all about connections and interactions, California REALTOR® event.
You're the brand! Use our marketing tools to tell your story.
A one-stop shop for tools and and resources to educate consumers about the intricacies of buying and selling a home and how a REALTOR® can help.Infographics One Cool Thing Tax Reform One Sheets
Explore and interact with the latest market statistics.
Got knowledge? All the info you need on California’s housing market, economy, and issues impacting the industry.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
From outreaches to webinars, the Research and Economics team is sharing their insight on the market and the economy.
From webinars to videos and podcasts to blogs, C.A.R. keeps you in the know.Housing Matters Blog Real Estate Leaders & Legends Podcast Slideshows Videos Webinars
C.A.R. publishes eight magazine issues and various newsletters throughout the year.Newsletters California Real Estate Magazine
Be trendy -- stay current with our latest market forecasts and data analyses.
Following modest gains in home sales in 2017, California’s housing market will post a nominal increase in 2018.
View the latest sales and price numbers. Find out where sales will be in upcoming months.Current Sales & Price Statistics Housing Affordability Index - Traditional Pending Home Sales Index Historical Housing Data
The all-new Housing Matters Podcast is your housing hub for market analysis, economic trends, and housing news.
Stay connected with the latest releases by subscribing to the products and services that interest you.
Gain insights on California's housing market through interactive dashboards. Select your metrics and see where the data takes you.City Level Sales & Price Listings Luxury Market Current County Sales & Price Home Price Fundamentals
Californians are surveyed annually to gain insights on the housing market from their persepective.
Get a roundup of weekly economic and market news that matters to real estate and your business.
You’ve gone pro! So here are guidelines about MLS rules and professional standards.
California Model MLS Rules, Issues Briefing Papers, and other articles and materials related to MLS policy.
Summaries and photos of California REALTORS® who violated the Code of Ethics and were disciplined with a fine, letter of reprimand, suspension, or expulsion.
An explanation of C.A.R.'s position on MLS consolidations in general and a statewide MLS in particular.
The most recent edition of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association of REALTORS®.
The California Professional Standards Reference Manual, Local Association Forms, Interboard Arbitration Rules, and other materials related to Code of Ethics enforcement and arbitration.
An industry that works together, thrives together. Participate in legislative advocacy as a C.A.R. member!
C.A.R. advocates for REALTOR® issues in Washington D.C., Sacramento and in city and county governments throughout California.
CREPAC, LCRC, IMPAC, ALF and the RAF comprise C.A.R.'s political fundraising arm.
It's the Law -- C.A.R.'s legal eagles tell you what you need to know to stay out of trouble.
Summaries of legislation and regulation effecting REALTORS® and updates on news relevant to REALTORS®.
Important industry cases, resources and information
Current legal developoments, C.A.R. legal products and services.
Represent! Join C.A.R. in our community and foundation programs.
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 HAF Advocate Award HAF Golf Tournament Housing Affordability Fund Cash Raffle
The Rising Star Awards are a new C.A.R. initiative designed to work with the brokerage community to recognize their up-and-coming agents.
C.A.R. stands ready to assist REALTORS® who have been impacted by these wildfires through its Disaster Relief Fund.
Find out how you can Get Involved with C.A.R's Governmental Affairs program!
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!
Scholarships for California students planning to pursue a career in real estate.
Grants for California REALTORS® pursuing advanced real estate designations.
Diversity and Inclusion.International Real Estate Real Estate Organizations Fair Housing Act: 50th Anniversary C.A.R. Women's Initiative
New to the industry? YPN is a network to sharpen your skills, heighten your leadership, and connect with fellow REALTORS®.
Adding REALTOR® next to your name is cool. What comes with that title is even cooler. Check out your benefits.
As a new member of C.A.R. you have questions about your benefits and discounts. Find the answers here.Member FAQs
C.A.R.'s annual consumer advertising campaign creates awareness of the REALTOR® brand and demonstrates the many benefits of the consumer-REALTOR® relationship.Who's Your REALTOR®?
This is so us...who we are and what we do.
Meet the 2018 C.A.R. Leadership Team
C.A.R. is a statewide trade association dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate.Annual Report
Learn about advertising with C.A.R.
C.A.R. and its subsidiaries are currently recruiting for the following job opportunities.
C.A.R.'s Media Center houses the Association's news releases, media guidelines, and logos.News Releases
Partner With Us
Whichever department you are looking to speak with, don't hesitate to reach out! We'd love to hear from you.
These Lenders are available to answer questions and focus on you, our member, to provide education and assistance in working with your client first without regard to making or not making a particular loan.
Some of these Lenders may specialize in particular products or loan availability. They are here for the convenience of you and your clients. In assisting your clients, we suggest you review the Down Payment Resource as well.
American Financial Network, Inc.
- Brian Nguyen - Branch Manager
10 Pointe Drive, Suite 330 | Brea, CA 92821
PH 949.667.2887 | FX 714.831.4102
- Rob Webber - Assistant Vice President, Retail Sales Manager - NMLS ID #633043
Bank of America Platinum Club Member & Multi Year Top Producer
Direct Phone: (858) 847-6429
Private eFax: (866) 794-9760
Address: Bank of America Home Loans - 12340 El Camino Real, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92130
Bank of the West
- Jim McCraw – VP Southern California Head of Production
Office: (714) 481-2415
Cell: (714) 336-1056
Fax: (402) 918-7165
Address: Bank of the West – 3931 S. Bristol Street Floor 2, Santa Ana, CA 92704
- Leah M. Pears - Leads Program Manager
Office: (916) 326-8610
California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA) Single Family Leads Program
- David Spencer - Mortgage Officer
Direct Phone: (310) 428-3416
Address: JP Morgan Chase Bank - 9245 Wilshire, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Empire Mobile Home Loans
- John Henricksen- Mobile Home Lending
509 7th St #200 Santa Rosa CA 95401
Phone: 707-569-1497 Fax: 707-324-8108
- Joanne Hender
Direct Phone: (707) 301-1600
- Sherry Allen - SVP/Regional Manager
Direct Phone: (916) 778-6764
- Skip Schenker - Regional Renovation Sales Manager
Direct Phone: (800) 385-3503
Office Phone: (562) 924-9703
- Joe Villegas - VP/Area Sales Manager
Direct Phone: (408) 466-0959
- Jered Barger - Managing Director - South Division Manager Residential Lending - NMLS ID #448544
Direct Phone: (619) 847-5080
Address: Union Bank - 530 B Street, Suite 500, San Diego, CA 92101 MC S-555
- Danny Fitzpatrick - Renovation Financing Branch Manager (San Diego & Orange County) - NMLS ID #460011
Direct Phone: (760) 929-5829
Toll-free: (866) 526-8084
Fax: (866) 240-0177
Address: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage - 700 Garden View Court, Suite 200, Encenitas, CA 92024 MAC E2415-013
Other Lenders (MLO's, Construction, and Land)
- Brad Martin - Western Division Construction Lending Sales Manager
Direct Phone: (949) 315-7278
Cell Phone: (949) 293-1900
United Wholesale Mortgage (for our REALTOR® MLO's)
- Jaime Borashko - Director of Wholesale Development
Phone: (248) 833-4324
Zion - AG Finance
- Marilyn Love - Large Land & Rural Loans
Office Phone: 661-440-1749
Cell Phone: 661-912-1186
Please feel free to visit the Finance Helpline's Tools You Can Use, Relevant News & Articles, Finance Q&As, Down Payment Assistance, and Finance Webinars page(s) for more helpful information or simply Contact Us.
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