Who We Are
The Greater Boston Association of REALTORS® (GBAR) represents over 9,000 real estate professionals throughout the Greater Boston and Eastern Massachusetts area and is one of the local boards of the National Association of REALTORS® – the largest trade association in America. GBAR provides professional development courses, standard forms, legal reports and updates, brokerage counseling, legislative and regulatory representation, ethics, mediation and arbitration services, as well as recognition awards. REALTORS® subscribe to the strict Code of Ethics of the National Association of REALTORS®.
Affiliate Membership is a special category of membership reserved for individuals who are not actively engaged in the real estate profession, but who have an interest in the activities of the association, including access to resources, programs, services and information. Affiliate Membership is open to qualified individuals whose firms and businesses offer goods and services used by real estate professionals and/or their clients and customers.
Life MembershipClick here for more information and application>>
Any member of the Board who has held continuous membership in good standing for not less than ten (10) years, has had the privilege of identifying himself or herself as a REALTOR® for not less than thirty (30) years and has reached the age of sixty-five (65) is eligible to apply for life membership with the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. Applications are reviewed by the GBAR Board of Directors based on outstanding and effective service to the local REALTOR® association and or Board over a number of years.
New Hire/Termination FormClick here for more and form>>
Thank you for visiting the newly enhanced and redesigned website for the Greater Boston Association of REALTORS®. Change is a word used often in our association – whether it refers to the ever-changing real estate market or how we better meet the needs of our members to improve their business. I hope that you find our new site useful and informative with all of the information you need at your fingertips. Please let us know of any questions, comments or suggestions you have regarding not only the website, but the association in general. Thank you for visiting and remember; we’re focused on your success.
2017 Board of Directors
GBAR Strategic Plan (Updated December 2014)
GBAR Bylaws (Updated October 2016)
2016 Annual Report
2014 GBAR Member Survey Executive Summary
GBAR Regional Map