The Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® (CAAR) is a trade association for real estate professionals in the Charlottesville area (including the City of Charlottesville and the Counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa and Nelson).

The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark which may be used only by real estate professionals who are members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict Code of Ethics.

Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® (CAAR) focuses on four primary objectives: 

  • Advocacy - CAAR is recognized by members, legislators, the public and the media as the leading advocate for private property  rights in Central Virginia.
  • Member Participation - A majority of members is actively engaged in CAAR sponsored activities.
  • Information Source - CAAR is a trusted, reliable, primary source of real estate information for agents, brokers and the public.
  • Community Relations - The consumer views the REALTOR® as a valuable contributor to the welfare of the community.