Member Value

GHAR Value

As a member of GHAR, you can access industry resources from a full time staff, ethical standards that work, ways to stay competitive in your business, innovative technology, leadership opportunities, community involvement to strengthen the REALTOR® brand, and fun events to network with colleagues.

Membership with GHAR automatically extends your membership to Connecticut REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. All three organizations are devoted to serving your interests and needs on the local, state and national levels.Take advantage of all the benefits of membership! 

Capitalize on the latest industry information, education and connections with GHAR.

Professionalism

The term REALTOR® is a registered trademark that can only be used by members of the National Association of REALTORS® who subscribe to its Code of Ethics, which sets forth standards of conduct and professional integrity. GHAR supports business standards in the industry by upholding and enforcing the Code of Ethics, MLS rules and other business standards providing a solid foundation for your business.

CODE OF ETHICS   |   ETHICS COMPLAINTS

Research

Receive monthly market reports covering our 27-town greater Hartford area so you can stay on top of the latest market developments. Share the information with your clients or check out possible impacts to the growth of your business.

GHAR Forms

GHAR has been a leader in real estate form creation and updating. Our Legal Awareness Committee takes suggestions and spends a lot of time getting our forms just right to make your job easier. As a GHAR member, you have access to our entire forms library through Transactions (zipForm Edition), a free benefit from NAR.

Communications

Stay up to date on what's happening locally, at the state level and nationally through our weekly REALSTORY newsletter sent right to your inbox every Monday night. Be sure follow us on social media to get late breaking news and information (links can be found at the bottom of page).

Education and Professional Development

We understand you need business information that fits your busy schedule and education preferences --whether online or in person. We provide top notch instructors on topics that will help you and your business. offer you rich information resources and education courses covering a range of real estate topics. 

Technology 

Easily access all of your association information on the GHAR Member Portal. View events & classes, see your class records (taken through GHAR only) and pay bills. It's an easy to use, one stop shop for all things GHAR.

Networking

Building relationships with other industry professionals at a variety of GHAR networking events benefits your business. Meet local REALTOR® members in friendly settings to increase the likelihood of smoother transactions. 

Marketing & Business Materials

Signs, stakes, pins, books, shoe covers and other marketing tools are sold in our GHAR REALTOR Supply Center. It's open during business hours, so you can easily stop in after a meeting or a class to pick up any needed business materials.

Leadership Opportunities

The real value and power of your association is that it's led by members - the Board of Directors and various committees. There's a wide variety that one is sure to peak your interest. Take advantage of community building, creating diversity, event planning, leadership opportunities, and so much more - make a difference in your association, in your business and with your peers! 

Full Time Support

GHAR has an experienced, professional staff with access to information and solutions to answer your questions. Our doors are open Monday thru Friday, 8:30am to 5pm.  

Recognition

REALTOR® of the Year is our way of showing appreciation to members for their volunteerism in our association, the real estate community, as well as any involvement with the national and state associations.