Current News

CAAR Publishes Second Quarter 2014 Market Report

Whether you are a resident, broker, or agent of the Greater Charlottesville area, or you are looking to relocate to the Shenandoah Valley, you will want to review CAAR’s Second Quarter 2014 Market Report. This trustful resource will give you both a holistic review of this area’s market as of now, and provide you with an analysis in historical data from CAAR’s MLS system.

If you plan to sell a home in 2014, be sure to have a REALTOR® prepare a comparative market analysis (CMA) so that you can price it to sell. And, if you are looking to buy, a REALTOR® can help you understand the current market and evaluate your options.

To review the full market report, click on the Quarterly Report button in the Today in the Market box.

Albemarle County Releases New Resident Guide

Recent transplants getting to know the area have a new resource available published by Albemarle County offices. The 2014 New Resident Guide addresses everything from the county's demographics and political representatives to utilities, taxes and great parks in the area.

CAAR Recognizes 6 Members with Emeritus Status

In May 2014, NAR approved Emeritus recipients who as REALTOR® members, have held membership in the National Association as a REALTOR®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, or both, for a cumulative period of forty (40) years. On June 5 at the CAAR General Membership meeting these 6 CAAR members, who achieved this milestone in their real estate careers, were congratulated by their peers:

Bill Howard – R.E.III Commercial Properties

Percy Montague – Montague Miller & Co.

Linda Stanton – ERA Bill May Realty

Suzie Pace – Pace Real Estate Associates

Edna Morgan – Virginia Land Company

Christopher Collins – Virginia Estates and Christopher Collins Inc.

CAAR REALTOR members, to learn more about the Emeritus program visit the National Association of REALTORS website.

About CAAR

The Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® serves more than 1,000 real estate professionals and affiliate members throughout the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa and Nelson. Widely recognized as the leading voice for real estate in Central Virginia since 1925, CAAR members bring professionalism and high ethical standards to every business transaction. The Association advocates for the protection of private property rights and provides tools and technology for members to achieve expertise in serving the needs of customers and clients. The CAAR membership is committed to enriching the region’s neighborhoods by engaging in a variety of educational programs as well as community service events each year.

Our Vision is that REALTORS® add indispensable value to every real estate transaction.

Our Mission is to help REALTOR® members more professional, ethical and profitable.