Nominate a Rising Star

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. The Rising Star Awards highlight the elite, new talent entering the industry and help boost their growing careers while...

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Placement of Temporary Open House Directional Signs

The California Department of Transportation asks that a reminder be distributed to our members regarding placement restrictions for temporary Open House directional signs. The CalTrans sign placement policy is strong and unambiguous. It is illegal to place any such...

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Latest Housing Forecast Paints a Rosier Picture

Economists are sounding more upbeat toward the housing market this year. Realtor.com® has revised its 2019 housing forecast, reflecting optimism for a much stronger market. Lower mortgage rates are mostly behind the shifts in attitude. Realtor.com® economists are...

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Homeownership Advocates: That’s Who We R

Hopefully by now you’ve seen our consumer ad campaign – That’s Who We R. The campaign has been a success that with the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo next week, we have tied our Hill Visit messages to Congress directly to the...

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California REALTORS® Sponsor Targeted Tax Credit

The California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today announced its sponsorship of legislation intended to help first-time, low- and moderate-income home buyers in disadvantaged communities. AB 1590, authored by Asm. Blanca Rubio (D-Baldwin Park), would create a...

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Realegal April 2019

The Department of Real Estate’s Spring 2019 Bulletin contains several articles of interest to real estate licensees, including "Common Misconceptions About Senior Housing", "What is Considered an On-Time License Renewal Submission", changes to the National Association...

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CAR Legislative Update

AB 724 (Wicks), a rental registry bill opposed by C.A.R., will be amended to address C.A.R.’s concerns. Current law allows a local government to establish a rental registry within its jurisdiction. AB 724 establishes a new statewide rental registry that would...

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