NEW! Realtor® Mentorship Program established to provide financial, educational, and career support for aspiring under-represented real estate agents in Eastern Connecticut. As part of the grant, ECAR will help cover onboarding costs of a new agent up to $1,200, including a onetime reimbursement of REALTOR® fees paid (exclusive of licensing) Must be submitted by an ECAR Realtor® (Mentor). Click here for the Application.

If you have any questions regarding membership please contact: Cheryl Springer, Member Services Manager at: 860-892-2595.

You’ll have access to a wide array of discounts and services of the Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS®. Here’s a few…

ECAR Member Benefits
ECAR Member Discounts
CTR Member Benefits
NAR Benefits Program

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 electronic 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

WEB SITE Visit 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.

We have jurisdictional responsibility for REALTORS ® in approximately the eastern third of the state.

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Our areas of coverage are: Abington, Ashford, Brooklyn, Bozrah, Canterbury, Central Village, Danielson, East Lyme, Eastford, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Killingly, Ledyard, Lisbon, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Plainfield, Pomfret, Preston, Putnam, Salem, Sprague, Sterling, Stonington, Thompson, Voluntown, Waterford, Woodstock.

Contact Cheryl Springer, Member Services Manager, at 860-892-2595 today for a membership application form and the current fees or to discuss these services further.