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License Renewal

Easily renew your real estate license with the FREE 45 hour online license renewal package from C.A.R.


Pre-License Training

Prepare to earn your real estate license with our online courses


Career Path

Build and drive success for your real estate business with the training you need for continuous improvement


Designations / Certifications

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


Education Calendar

Browse our class schedule to find when and where to take real estate courses.


Course Catalog

Get the description you need to learn more about our many courses offered.  To find courses by career path, please visit our Career Path page.


NMLS/MLO CE Courses

Complete your eight-hour NMLS license renewal requirement through our NMLS-approved provider, OnlineEd


C.A.R. Board of Directors and Committees

The main Business Meetings page includes important links for Directors and Committee Members.

Tentative Program Committee Selection Meeting Registration
REALTOR® EXPO

CALIFORNIA REALTOR® EXPO, the state's largest real estate trade show.


NAR Meetings

NAR meeting information and materials.


C.A.R. Women's Initiative

WomanUP! creates a community where mentors and leaders can communicate, collaborate, advocate for, and support one another.


For Your Clients

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.

ClientDIRECT® Infographics
Charts & Graphs

Explore and interact with the latest market statistics.

County Market Updates Market @ A Glance
Social Media Content

See the latest social media content from C.A.R. and find content for you to share on your own social media.

Featured Share of the Week Success with Social Media
Thought Leadership

This program represents our ongoing commitment to enhancing the professionalism of all our members.


Speeches & Presentations

From outreaches to webinars, the Research and Economics team is sharing their insight on the market and the economy.


Multimedia Library

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
Publications

C.A.R. publishes eight magazine issues and various newsletters throughout the year.

Newsletters California Real Estate Magazine
Webinars

Webinars focusing on the critical issues that impact REALTORS®, their clients, and the real estate industry.


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Use our Find a REALTOR® search to find active real estate agents in your community. Whether you have a referral or are looking for a great agent to help you with your next transaction, click the button below to get started. Our Find a REALTOR® search will help you connect with one of our over 178,000 real estate professionals.

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Working with a real estate professional who is a REALTOR® is in your best interest. Not everyone who sells real estate is a REALTOR®. Possessing a real estate license does not afford instant REALTOR® status--a distinction of which you need to be aware. A REALTOR® is a member of local, state and national professional trade associations and, as such, has access to a vast array of educational programs, research and resources. By being a member, a REALTOR® subscribes to a strict

REALTORS® also are committed to higher levels of education and professional development; many REALTORS® have earned professional designations or specialty certifications requiring intensive study. For example, REALTORS® who have obtained the Certified Buyer Representative and Certified Residential Specialist designations have been trained in all aspects of serving as buyers' and sellers' representatives in real estate transactions.

As a member of the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, your REALTOR® can tap into numerous resources, like immediate access to full-time, staff real estate attorneys who can provide objective up-to-the-minute counsel. Your REALTOR® also receives up-to-date information on a wide variety of legal, financial and economic issues and has access to an association with more than 80 years of experience in real estate. And, if things don't work out, your REALTOR® can offer arbitration as a choice instead of lengthy and expensive legal proceedings.

The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® has served as the unsurpassed proponent of integrity, professional standards and private property rights fortification within the real estate industry in California since 1905.

In addition to subscribing to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and belonging to their local, state and national REALTOR® associations, some REALTORS® have undergone additional training to serve specific markets and client groups. If, for example, you'd like to work with a REALTOR® who is familiar with international transactions or a REALTOR® who works primarily with elderly clients, you might want to find REALTORS® who are designated as Certified International Property Specialits (CIPS) or Senior Real Estate Specialists (SRES), respectively.


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