REALTOR® Member Benefits

  • REALTOR® DesignationDistinguishes you from non-members and adheres to a higher standard, the NAR Code of Ethics. Partnered membership in C.A.R. and NAR.
  • zipForm® and, zipVault® , Digital Ink® , Forms Advisor® and ePUBS®  – Electronic forms and disclosures free from C.A.R. for our members. Never pay for forms again!
  • NAR’s REALTOR Benefits® ProgramLong-standing partnership with Dell Computers gives members an option to utilize discounts on select products from Dell’s Consumer and Small & Medium Business lines.
  • C.A.R. Member Discount Program Save money on wireless service, printing, shipping, HR and payroll, marketing tools, personal and business insurance, and more.
  • Group Health CareChoose from 24 HMO Kaiser Plans, 14 PPO/HMO Anthem Blue Cross plans, 4 dental and 2 vision plans, and individual/family options provided by the Benefits Store. C.A.R. also offers Health Care Options.
  • Finance HelplineC.A.R. members may call for free assistance with short sale escalation, REO/DIL, and financial assistance. Call 213-739-8383 Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm.
  • Legal HotlineFree consultations with a C.A.R. real estate attorney. Pocket the savings and get an opinion from a specialist in our profession. Call 213-739-8282 Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm, Saturdays 10:00am-2:00pm.
  • Networking Opportunities Cultivate and nurture relationships that will impact your business at Association events including Monday Morning Marketing Meetings, Member Luncheons, Young Professionals Network, and many more. Check our calendar and follow our Facebook and Twitter pages for event and meeting updates.
  • Member Meeting Rooms Rent the Berkeley auditorium or conference room for your next meeting at a discounted member rate. Click here to download the rental form.
  • Education, Training and Continuing Education Classes, seminars and trainings that will make you a better REALTOR®. Check our website calendar and follow our Facebook and Twitter pages for educational opportunities.
  • Professional StandardsReceive guidance from the Professional Standards Committee who is charged with the responsibility for the enforcement of the National Association of REALTORS®Code of Ethics, the MLS Rules that do not have automatic fines, and all other membership duties and obligations.
  • Leadership OpportunitiesGet involved and sign up for a committee! Committees include: Local Government Relations (LGR), Community Funds, Professional Standards and Ethics, REALTORS® Resource for Seniors, Technology/REBarCamp, Education & Professional Development, Affiliate, and the Young Professionals’ Network (YPN).
  • Charity Events and ContributionsGive back to your community! By contributing to the Community Funds through each closed escrow, you will be contributing to The Ron Sterling Egherman Youth Arts & Education Fund, The Anita Thede Workforce Housing & Homeless Fund and The Oral Lee Brown Foundation. Grants are provided each year to schools, organization and individuals whose work and/or needs are aligned to the mission and funding priorities of each fund.
  • Governmental Affairs RepresentationOur members’ interests are represented by OBAR’s Government Affairs Director with opportunities to meet civic leaders and elected officials, and participate in C.A.R.’s Annual Legislative Day.
  • Member Advocatecontact us by email or phone and if we don’t know the answer, we’ll get back to you! We’re committed to providing you a superior member experience.