*If you have any questions regarding membership please contact:
Marylee MacLaren, Member Services Director at: 860-892-2595.
Print an Affiliate Member application
*Available to those that conduct business in a field related to real estate, do not hold an active real estate license, and are in sympathy with the objectives of the Association.
Print an Associate Affiliate Member Application
*As long as there is one primary Affiliate Member, additional Associates from the same geographical office may join as Associate Affiliates.
Eastern CT Association of REALTORS® Benefits
You’ll have access to a wide array of services as a REALTOR® member of the Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS®. Here’s a few…
STAFF A well-trained professional staff is here to assist you. Guided by a member-designed Strategic Plan, ECAR is pledged to serve and support its Members by being the primary provider of valuable services in a cost effective and timely manner.
POSITIVE IMAGE We distribute news releases, arrange media interviews, and spearhead community service programs as part of the public affairs efforts to present a positive image of REALTORS® to the public.
INFORMATION Newsletters: 12 editions of the monthly ECAR REALTOR® News. An easy way to keep abreast of the latest sales techniques, ethics, market trends, legal and legislative issues, and ECAR news and social events.
EDUCATION The future of training is NOW! Many education opportunities are offered including continuing education courses, motivational speakers, specific issues of timely concern, such as computerization, sales techniques, financing, agency, and many others. Learn new skills, increase your profit potential, and minimize risk.
MEMBER BENEFITS PROGRAM Take advantage of a variety of discounts on products and services offered though the ECAR Member Benefits Program. as well as through CAR and NAR benefit programs. One particularly noteworthy NAR benefit is the
REALTORS® FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
The Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS® and REALTORS® Federal Credit Union recently announced the Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS® designation as a Partner of REALTORS® Federal Credit Union! We believe with REALTORS® FCU you can experience a real partnership that is sensitive to the work habits and lifestyles of REALTORS®. Learn more.
WEB SITE Visit www.easternctrealtors.com. There’s a wealth of information for home buyers and sellers including the ability to search the MLS database. The members-only side provides you with easy access to forms, a meeting and events calendar, links to municipal websites, and much more.
LOCATION Sensitive to time and distance, ECAR is conveniently located just off I-395 or Rte. 2 in Norwich. Plenty of free parking!
PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS is at the center of REALTOR® philosophy. The Code of Ethics is vigorously enforced by impartial committee members who strive to maintain the high standard of conduct all members have pledged to uphold by virtue of the Code.
COMMITTEES are the foundation of the organization. With a streamlined structure, your involvement will be “time-defined.” Less of your time – more reward!
LOBBYING Your business interests are represented through communication with local, state and national elected officials, and by monitoring legislative and regulatory issues.
REFERRAL NETWORK Profit from networking and referral opportunities by attending membership meetings, education seminars, committee meetings, social events – and more.
MLS COMPUTER TRAINING CTMLS offers FREE webinars on how to use the MLXChange to its fullest potential.
Contact Marylee MacLaren, Member Services Director, at 860-892-2595 or email her today for a membership application form and the current fees or to discuss these services further.