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Californians for Homeownership

Californians for Homeownership was founded in response to the California Legislature’s call for public interest organizations to fight local anti-housing policies on behalf of the millions of California residents who need access to more affordable housing. 

Champions of Home Impact Awards

The Champions of Home Impact Awards honor California REALTORS® who have made a significant impact on their communities through volunteer efforts. 

Housing Affordability Fund Program

HAF plays an active role in addressing the ongoing housing affordability challenges facing California.

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C.A.R. Disaster Relief

C.A.R. stands ready to assist REALTORS® who have been impacted by wildfires through its Disaster Relief Fund and NAR's REALTORS® Relief Foundation.

California Disaster Resources
Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for California students planning to pursue a career in real estate.

Education Foundation

Grants for California REALTORS® and residents pursuing real estate education.

Diversity and Inclusion Programs

Find out more information on key diversity and inclusion programs and projects available.

Fair Housing Latino Professionals Network C.A.R. Women's Initiative
Young Professionals Network

New to the industry? YPN is a network to sharpen your skills, heighten your leadership, and connect with fellow REALTORS®.

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C.A.R. provides tremendous member value through its innovative tools, services and education. Learn more about C.A.R. membership and dues and NAR membership and dues.

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C.A.R.'s annual consumer advertising campaign creates awareness of the REALTOR® brand and demonstrates the many benefits of the consumer-REALTOR® relationship.

Smart Zone

Smart Zone provides tools and insights necessary to convey your unique value proposition, effectively market your services, keep your clients abreast of current real estate market trends and help you achieve success in a dynamic industry.

2024 C.A.R. Officers

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C.A.R. Mission Statement

C.A.R. is a statewide trade association dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate.

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C.A.R. Impact Report

The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is committed to bring you tools and information to help you succeed. Here are some of the innovative tools, services and education C.A.R. provided to help you achieve your professional goals.

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Scholarship Foundation


Interested in applying for a C.A.R. Scholarship, but have a question? Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions.

Q. How many C.A.R. Scholarships may I win per year and throughout my studies at a California college or university?
A. An Applicant may win up to 1 per calendar year and 2 total in his or her lifetime.

Q. How often does the Foundation award scholarships?
A. The C.A.R. Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships 1 time a year during the Spring C.A.R. Business Meetings, which take place in Sacramento each year. 

Q: How do I apply for a C.A.R. Scholarship?
A: Our application is posted on our Scholarship page. The application includes a checklist of items that need to be submitted in order for your application to be considered complete.

Q: Is there anything else I need to do in addition to submitting an application?
A: Yes, there will a phone interview. A Scholarship Foundation Trustee will contact you approximately 1-2 weeks after the application deadline

Q: When will I find out whether I received a scholarship?
A: Letters are mailed/emailed to all of the applicants approximately 4-5 weeks after the application deadline to inform them whether they received an award or not. 

Q: Can I sumbit unofficial transcripts?
A: Applicants must submit official transcripts for schools attended in the past 4 years.

Q. What is the minimum GPA requirement?
A. Students must have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher from all colleges/universities attended.

Q. I am a freshman student at a 2 year college and currently enrolled in one real estate course, does this qualify me for a scholarship?
A. Students must be enrolled at the time of application in a minimum of 6 units. At least 1 course must be Real Estate or Real Estate related. Students must also have completed a minimum of 12 college level course units with the last 4 years. At least 2 courses must have been real estate or real estate related courses.

Q. If I am a high school student interested in pursuing a career in the real estate field, do I quality for a scholarship?
A. No, an individual must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year college in California and already have completed 12 units.

Revised: 06/26/20


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