A message from C.A.R. President Jared Martin

Dear CAR Member,   “We are in a crisis and need your help.” This is from an email we received from Ellie Rosebush, the association executive of the Oroville Association of REALTORS®, who lost her home in last week’s Northern California wildfire and had to be...

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Paragon Collaboration Center

Agents across the country are making the switch to Collaboration Center. They’re taking advantage of this Paragon feature to change the client experience from a passive wait for results to an interactive engagement that fosters relationships between them and their...

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A message from C.A.R. President Jared Martin

Dear CAR Member,   As I’m sure you’re aware, there are currently two major wildfires burning throughout the state: The Camp Fire in Butte County, and the Woosley Fire in Los Angeles County. Unfortunately, the Camp Fire has already resulted in five known...

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REALTOR® Votes Counted

Through all the mail pieces, television ads, canvassing, and punditry, we survived the mid-term elections! Every election year, our political activity kicks into high gear, and 2018 was no exception. Not only did we survive, but we broke records – 1.1 million...

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CAR President’s Message

Dear CAR Member,   For the better part of this year, we embarked on a historic and comprehensive effort to pass Proposition 5, C.A.R.’s own Property Tax Fairness Initiative, which would remove the “moving penalty” for seniors 55 and older, the disabled, and...

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Legislative Update

AB 1289 (Arambula) and AB 2884 (Irwin), C.A.R.’s sponsored real estate law cleanup bill, was signed into law by the Governor. C.A.R. has been involved in a multi-year effort to update the real estate law including updating terminology and clarifying the law to...

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Civil Liability – Sexual Harassment

Existing law allows a client to sue an agent for sexual harassment. This new law lowers the bar for bringing such a claim. It provides that even if a business, service, or professional “relationship” does not presently exist (as is required in existing law), a real...

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