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REALTOR® MAGAZINE

California Real Estate magazine, C.A.R.’s official magazine, delivers timely, accurate information about trends and issues affecting California’s residential real estate industry and professional-development opportunities. C.A.R. Real Estate Magazine Subscription Information  The June/July issue of REALTOR® magazine will highlight movers and shakers, including four top agents under 40. Be sure to read the profile on heart […]


DocuSign Confirms Hack

Ever digitally signed a document? Then there’s a good chance that you’ve used or at least heard of DocuSign. For a decade and half, it’s been among the world leaders in digitizing tasks that historically required putting pen to paper. DocuSign’s business is one built around trust. Which is why it’s so worrying to see […]


The new XpressKEY is here!

​​​All MCAR members who currently use the Supra Active Key need to exchange their key for the new Supra XpressKEY. Please call the MCAR office to exchange your key at 831-393-8660. The Active Key will no longer be activated at a future date – per Supra. Choose a link below to view more information about […]


REALTOR® Magazine

REALTOR® Magazine is the official magazine of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and the business tool for real estate professionals. The magazine advances real estate best practices, brings expert insight to significant trends, and provides REALTORS® with timely decision-making tools on business purchases and strategies. Click here to read the most current REALTOR® Magazine from […]


Generate More Leads with C.A.R.’s FREE e-Mail Newsletter!

FREE for California REALTORS® Why pay hundreds of dollars for an e-mail newsletter service when C.A.R. provides you with ClientDIRECT® free of charge?  Your membership in the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® includes this valuable marketing system, enabling you to reach your entire farming list on a monthly basis.  So take advantage of this proven marketing […]


Days on Market (DOM)

The Days on Market (DOM) keeps track of how many days a property has been on the Market.  The system keeps track of this information through the APN#.  The DOM count is continuous, as it does not reset with a new MLS#.  Please take this into consideration if you want to re-list your property. DOM […]


Learn the basics of Dropbox

What is Dropbox? Dropbox is a home for all your photos, docs, videos, and files.  Anything you add to Dropbox will automatically show up on all your computers, phones and even the Dropbox website. In this class you will learn: – How to Upload documents into Dropbox – Create a new folder for your files […]


Septic systems, Sewer Laterals, Short-term Rentals and Legislation Day

March 28, 2017 Septic Systems Public policy is easier to shape than it is to fix. In that regard multiple members of MCAR are volunteering their time to help shape policy in Monterey County and our local cities. One member is involved with Monterey County’s Local Agency Management Program (LAMP). The LAMP is responsible for […]


Manage your Keybox from MLSListings, Inc.

Manage Keybox allows you to monitor your property based on who has visited your lockbox. The Manage Keybox page will display information related to your Keybox, like an Agent’s Name and Date/Time of visit. You may already get this information from other sources.  Manage Keybox allows you to access this information directly from your My Listings page. […]


Forms Advisor & Forms Tutor

Forms Advisor™ is an online software program that identifies which C.A.R. Standard Forms you need for your transaction. In addition, this rules-based tool creates the transaction in zipForm® Plus with the recommended forms, reducing the time spent on creating a transaction. Forms Advisor™ includes C.A.R. Forms Tutor®, which provides a choice of audio or text instructions for completing the […]