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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.

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

Course Calendar

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

Classes by Topic Online Bundles Harassment Prevention Courses
Pre-License Training

Prepare to earn your real estate license with our online courses

NMLS Approved Education for California Mortgage Licensees

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. The next regularly scheduled C.A.R. Business Meeting takes place April 29-May 2, 2024 in Sacramento. 

NAR Meetings

Check out NAR's upcoming meetings and conference schedule.


Learn how to schedule a C.A.R. outreach speaker for your next event and access presentations from previous outreaches.

Virtual Events

View C.A.R's upcoming and past virtual events.

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.

Down Payment Resource Directory Infographics One Cool Thing Tax Reform One Sheets Fire Insurance
Digital Tools

Marketing tools from C.A.R.'s consumer advertising campaign

For Brokers/Managers

This information is designed for Real Estate Brokers and Office Managers to assist you in supporting your real estate business. 

Center for California Real Estate

CCRE's mission is to advance industry knowledge and innovation with an emphasis on convening key experts and influence-makers.

Tax Reform FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Multimedia Library

From webinars to videos and podcasts to blogs, C.A.R. keeps you in the know.

Videos Webinars Podcasts

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

Newsletters California Real Estate Magazine

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Various issues can arise in the buying or selling of a home that can make the transaction unnecessarily complicated.  In many cases, the C.A.R. Consumer and REALTOR® Ombudsman Hotline can help resolve those issues.

Occasionally, consumers or C.A.R. members find themselves in a dispute with a REALTOR®.  Some common grievances include claims of possible ethics violations and communication issues, such as misrepresentation and lying, as well as complaints surrounding cancellation of a contract, listing, or escrow. The C.A.R. Ombudsman Hotline is here to help! 

C.A.R. Ombudsmen are volunteers that serve as a neutral and independent voice to answer consumer or REALTOR® questions, improve communication between parties, and suggest possible ways to resolve issues.  The Ombudsman does not adjudicate or mediate disputes, and can’t require either party to do anything.  Instead, the volunteer Ombudsman can help the parties by providing information and a neutral point of view.  In Ethics issues, Ombudsmen do not determine whether ethics violations have occurred; instead, they anticipate, identify and work with the parties to resolve any misunderstandings and disagreements before they ripen into a more significant dispute.

Please note:  Ombudsmen are not attorneys and cannot give legal advice or answer legal questions.

If you would like to begin the Ombudsman process, please visit the the Ombudsman Hotline page.  You may initiate your request by phone call or through our convenient online form.

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