March 6 was a big day for Texas real estate: 86% of REALTOR®-supported candidates—from both political parties—either won their races or are heading to runoff elections on May 22.

Texas REALTORS® support candidates who support the Texas real estate industry and private-property rights … and you showed up in force.

By the numbers

  • NAR, TAR, RPAC, and TREPAC took positions in 73 state and federal races in Texas.
  • Of those, 63 candidates (86%) either won outright or are heading to a runoff to represent their party on the November ballot.

These races aren’t over

Four REALTOR®-supported candidates are heading to runoffs for their party’s place on the November ballot. If you live in one of the following Texas House districts, vote again for these REALTOR®-supported candidates on May 22:

  • House District 8 – Cody Harris, R-Palestine
    (Texas REALTOR®)
  • House District 37 – Rep. René Oliveira, D-Brownsville
  • House District 46 – Sheryl Cole, D-Austin
  • House District 109 – Carl Sherman, D-DeSoto

Additional candidate recommendations are coming in for other districts, so visit for a complete list of REALTOR®-supported candidates on your ballot.

April 23: Last day to register to vote in the runoffs
May 14 to 18: Early voting
May 22: Primary runoff elections