Top 6 Reasons to Join C.A.R.

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® has a wide variety of member benefits that make joining an easy decision. Grow your network and your business by becoming a member! Some of our benefits include:

#1: Career Center

Finding a sponsoring broker or adding a reliable broker to your team can be difficult and time-consuming. Our trusted Career Center allows brokers to connect with sponsoring brokers who are looking to grow their team and vice versa.

#2: Discounted Application

As a Pre-licensing student with RRES, you will receive a $250 discount off your member application.

#3: Networking

The Association is filled with thousands of members who want to get to know you and help you succeed! Our many events and outings make networking easy, fun and fast-track the success of your business. Check out the Young Professional Network events, which are free to all RRES Pre-licensing students.

#4: Advocacy and Influence

Private property ownership and the real estate industry see hundreds of government proposals every year attempting to change the industry. Your membership in C.A.R. supports RPAC, our government affairs program that continues to defend your right to conduct business.

#5: Recognition

Nothing feels better than a receiving recognition from your peers for your hard work! C.A.R. recognizes top earners in our organization every year via the Inaugural Gala and Sales Awards in hopes to inspire people to excel in their businesses.

#6: Continuing Education & Renewal Made Easy

Keeping your license in good standing can require a lot of time and effort to stay on top of your education requirements. C.A.R. offers a wide variety of education and programs that help monitor requirements and offer courses to keep your license in good standing.


These perks— and more— are offered through your membership! We take pride in giving our members an extensive variety of benefits and tools to help them succeed. You can learn more about C.A.R. on their website.


We do encourage you to fill out the information request form below so we can reach out to you and make sure you have everything you need to start your new and exciting career.

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