Texas REALTORS® make a difference by learning the issues affecting the real estate industry and getting involved. There’s an opportunity for you to contribute to your industry’s success regardless of your schedule:
Shape the Association’s Priorities
The Texas Association of REALTORS® has 20 standing committees covering various aspects of your business. Learn how you can serve on one.
Read and Share Relevant Legislative Updates
This Legislative Liaison discusses the latest issues in Austin and Washington, D.C., that could affect your business. Get weekly updates during Texas legislative sessions and periodically during interims.
Become a Texas REALTOR® Delegate
As a Texas REALTOR® delegate, you’ll present the American Dream Resolution, which highlights the importance of property rights and homeownership, at your county/senatorial conventions.
Respond to Calls for Action
When NAR emails you about pending critical real estate legislation, it only takes one click from you to send messages to elected officials.
Brokers & Managers: Sign up for the Broker Involvement Program
Your agents and brokers are more likely to respond to message from you than those from NAR or TAR. Sign up for the Broker Involvement Program to funnel critical real estate communications through you.
Prepare to Run for Office with Texas REALTOR® Candidates Academy
Are you a Texas REALTOR® who’s running for office for the first time? Get ready for the challenges of the campaign trail with training from the Texas REALTOR® Candidate Academy.
Help TAR Choose Candidates to Support
The Candidate Interview Program allows you to meet with candidates and find out if they support property rights and the real estate industry.
Act as a Liaison to a Legislator
Legislative Contact Teams comprise Texas REALTORS® who deliver messages to their legislators on behalf of the TAR Governmental Affairs Department.
Stay in Touch with Texas REALTORS® in Office
The REALTOR® Public Officials Program identifies Texas REALTORS® who have been elected or appointed to serve as public officials and enhances communications between those individuals and the Texas Association REALTORS®.
Visit the State Capitol
During every session of the Texas Legislature, join Texas REALTORS® for a fun day at the Texas Capitol and advocate for legislation that will benefit your business and property owners.
Get People to Register
A voter-registration drive sponsored by your local association and directed toward Texas REALTORS® and the general public is a highly visible activity that members of the community will see and support. It can provide excellent public relations opportunities for your local association. Contact your local association to see how you can help.