Frequently Asked Questions

 

What is the Corpus Christi Association of REALTORS®?

The Corpus Christi Association of REALTORS® or CCAR, is the local association of REALTORS® for Corpus Christi and surrounding areas. CCAR represents over 1,300 REALTOR® members in Nueces and Jim Wells counties.

What area does CCAR’s MLS cover?

CCAR’s MLS covers Nueces and Jim Wells counties including Corpus Christi, Padre Island, Port Aransas, Robstown, Calallen, and Alice.

Can I join CCAR without an active license?

No. An active license is required for membership and/or MLS access.

My broker is not a member of CCAR. Can I still join?

Your broker must be a member in order for you to join.

My sponsoring broker is a member. Do I have to join CCAR?

If a broker is a member of any board of REALTORS®, all sponsored agents or brokers must join a board of REALTORS®. If the sponsored agent/broker does not join a board, the broker will be assessed additional dues for each sponsored agent/broker.

What benefits does CCAR offer its members?

Some benefits of membership include:

 

  • Access to CCAR facilities, meeting rooms, and tech equipment

  • Access to the CCAR REALTOR® Store with items such as signs, balloons, flyer boxes, and much more - all sold at cost

  • A downloadable MLS App for easy MLS access on the go

  • For a full list of Member Benefits click here

 

What are my responsibilities as a new member?

All new members must complete New Member Orientation within 45 days of joining. You must also complete the online NAR Code of Ethics course within 45 days of joining. The exception to this is if you are active with another board, attended orientation at that board and are joining CCAR as a secondary member or transferring your membership to CCAR and have not been inactive for over one year.