Who We Are

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WHY PRAR MATTERS

Our association brand, PRAR, aspires to provide leadership through quality education and valuable programs—in accessible formats to ensure professional and superior service—helping members achieve success and credentials.

WHAT WE DO

PRAR promises its members to “Take You Further” and provides a variety of services including educational opportunities, professional standards enforcement, market statistics, legislative reviews, issues lobbying, multiple listing and lockbox services and more.

OUR MISSION STATEMENT

To promote our members’ professionalism through education, services and advocacy, that ensures business success through REALTOR® ethics and community leadership.

WHO ARE OUR MEMBERS

Members of the Puerto Rico Association of Realtors®, like the community that we represent, form a diverse group of individuals.

From Millennials and Gen X-ers to Boomers and beyond, our hard-working members span the generations. The 12,000-plus men and women of PRAR form an inclusive network of cultures, skills and interests.

Our membership consists of: sales agents, brokers, property managers, appraisers and others engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry.

Our members live and work throughout the San Juan Metropolitan area, but PRAR’s geographic region includes all 78 municipalities of Puerto Rico. Realtors® are invested – not just financially – in the communities they serve. A majority volunteer their time to help ensure that all Puerto Rico residents have the opportunity to lead happy, healthy, successful lives.

The typical PRAR member is an independent contractor affiliated with an independent company catering to our local market. In Puerto Rico, the number of Realtors® reporting real estate as their only occupation is XXX percent – XXX percent for those with XXX or more years of experience. The typical Realtor® in Puerto Rico has XXX years of experience.

Realtors® frequently have had careers in other fields prior to real estate, the most common being in management, business, and financial professions followed by sales and retail. Only XXX percent of PRAR Realtors® in 2015 indicated that real estate is their first career. In Northern Virginia, 16 percent had a previous career management, business, or the financial sector, and 10 percent in sales or retail. Six percent in Northern Virginia reported real estate was their first career.

Want to learn more? Access our Realtor® or Affiliate member directories. View the member profiles for important details that will help you choose the right professional to put his or her experience to work for you!