Press Releases

November 9, 2023 Spirit of Hope: The Season of Giving is Just Beginning at ECAR!

October 7, 2023 The Rain Doesn’t Stop ECAR from Supporting Local Causes

June 14, 2023 Lusher, Maurie, Lucas, Maffeo, and Peck Receive ECAR Honors

April 5, 2023 ECAR YPN Gives Back to Community – Habitat Build & Financial Literacy Seminar

March 22, 2023 Local Charities Receive Donations from ECAR Community Benefit Raffle

January 12, 2023 Melissa Giangrasso Installed as 2023 ECAR President

November 8, 2022 ECAR Fundraiser Benefits the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation

June 16, 2022 Christiansen, Fasciani, Lucas, Polansky, Krayem and Turley Receive ECAR Honors

April 20, 2022 Norwich Bulletin news article covering ECAR’s 4/13/22 Membership Meeting

April 13, 2022 “Trailblazing a Path to Homeownership” Membership Meeting

April 6, 2022 Danielson Awarded Brickyard Plaza Placemaking Grant

January 13, 2022 Paula Turley Installed as 2022 ECAR President

November 19, 2021 ECAR YPN Participates in Habitat Build for Community Give-Back Day

June 9, 2021 Hanner, Laukaitis, Bruno, Ash-Spadola, and Nault Receive ECAR Honors

January 14, 2021 Bonnie Nault Installed As 2021 ECAR President

December 22, 2020 ECAR delivers Paddingtontm gifts to children In local shelters

June 10, 2020 DeBiasi, Turner, Wodicka, McCloskey and Maclaren Recognized

June 6, 2020 Shred It/Food Drive Event a Success

March 5, 2020 ECAR is Helping to Enhance Thompson, CT with its Creation of Community Garden 

December 12, 2019 Community Benefit Raffle Raises Money for Local Charities

January 9, 2020 Hanner Installed As ECAR President

Oct 18, 2019 Spirit of Pink Raises $10,000 for Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation

Oct 10, 2019 ECAR Helping To Enhance Montville’s Dog Park

Aug 7, 2019 Eastern CT Real Estate Pros Are Among 1st In State To Embrace New Consumer-Support Tool

June 12 Home Ownership Matters Cultural Event

2019 Realtor of the Year:  Lisee, Mostowy, Myers, and Chapel Receive ECAR Honors

January 10, 2019 Installation of ECAR Officers and Directors

December 18, 2018 ECAR Delivers Paddingtontm Gifts To Children In Local Shelters

October 12, 2018 ECAR Raises over $6,000 for Spirit of Pink

September 26, 2018 Economic Update with Peter Gioia

2018 RAYMOND GATES Jr. MEMORIAL Scholarship Winners Announced

Hanner named 2018 REALTOR of the Year


December 20, 2017  ECAR Delivers Paddington Bears to Homeless Shelters

Dec. 6 Community Benefit and Community Service Award Winner

2017 RAYMOND F. GATES Jr. MEMORIAL Scholarship Winners Announced

June 6, 2017 ECAR Receives Housing Opportunities Grant

ECAR Joins Thousands of Realtors® Visiting Washington and Capitol Hill to Advocate for Homeownership and Commercial Real Estate

LaJoie Named 2017 REALTOR of the Year

ECAR Delivers PADDINGTONTM gifts to Children Living in Local Shelters for the Holidays

Lusher Installed as 2017 President

ECAR Community Benefit Raffle raises $19,000

CEO, Susy Hurlbert Achieves RCE

2016 Community Service Award goes to Al Kinsall

October, 2016 Placemaking Grant Awarded to Griswold

Clayton Named REALTOR of the Year

John Bolduc, CEO, Retirement Announcement


Newlin, Turner, Leone, Antipoff, and Christiansen Receive ECAR Honors


REALTORS® Assist in Funding the Walk Norwich Project

Cassabria installed as 2015 ECAR President

ECAR Awarded Placemaking Grant to Help Improve Norwich

ECAR Fundraiser Benefits the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation,,Community Service Awards Presented

Cassabria, Johnston, Clayton and Kimball Receive ECAR Honors

 Alvin Kinsall installed as 2014 ECAR President

Laura Frisch Recipient of the 2013 ECAR Community Service Award

ECAR YPN Bowling for Back to School Event a Success!

Albanese named ECAR 2013 Affiliate of the Year

Lusher Named REALTOR® of the Year, Reardon Named Rookie of the Year

Higgins Installed as 2013 ECAR President

Clayton Wins 2012 ECAR Community Service Award

September 12, 2012 Legislative Breakfast

ECAR students awarded 2012 Connecticut Association of REALTORS® Gates Scholarships

Storey Named ECAR REALTOR® of the Year, Cellemme Named ECAR Affiliate of the Year

Duprey Installed as 2012 ECAR President

Loomis Awarded 2011 ECAR Community Service Award

Chamberlain Named ECAR REALTOR® of the Year, Peck Named ECAR Affiliate of the Year

Oppose the 1% Buyer Conveyance tax – 5/27/11

2010 Community Benefit Raffle & Bazaar Grant Recipients Thank ECAR – 1/20/11

REALTORS® for Habitat Raise Funds at Second Annual Rummage Sale

Storey Installed as 2011 ECAR President – 11/12/10

Reports on Draft Deficit Reduction Proposal are Premature – 11/12/10

ECAR Presents Community Service and Affiliate of the Year Awards – 10/7/10

2010 ECAR Legislative Breakfast State Senate and House Candidate with Videos – 9/16/10

ECAR Announces Eastern Connecticut Gates Scholarship winners – 7/20/10

2010 REALTOR® of the Year Announced – 6/11/10