Slate of Candidates for 2021
BOD Election Announced!

Voting will begin on June 30th at Noon for the CDAR 2021 Board of Directors and Officers Election. Active CDAR REALTOR® members will be able to choose to vote for those nominated.

For the full slate of candidates for this year’s election, please click here!

Petition for Self Nomination for 2021 BOD Election

This shall constitute official notice that, in accordance with the Bylaws of the California Desert Association of REALTORS®, a CDAR REALTOR® member may petition to be self-nominated as a candidate for the 2021 CDAR Board of Directors and Officers Election.

Petitions must be submitted to Annette Coffey at CDAR no later than June 9th at Noon!

C.A.R. Releases Updated Real Estate Guidelines for Stage 2 Reopening of CA

C.A.R. has developed new Best Practices Guidelines for Real Estate During COVID-19 in response to the COVID-19 Industry Guidance for Real Estate Transactions issued earlier this month by the California Departments of Public Health and Industrial Relations. The Industry Guidance document details physical distancing and cleaning/disinfecting practices REALTORS® must follow when showing properties as California enters stage 2 of reopening.

CDAR Clear Cooperation Policy
Frequently Asked Questions

The Clear Cooperation Policy for the MLS was implemented on May 1st, with enforcement as on May 4th. With the new rule, we have provided a Frequently Asked Questions document (updated May 15, 2020) for members who have questions regarding this new policy.

2021 Election Slate
Candidate Petition
C.A.R. Updated Guidelines
Clear Cooperation Policy


CDAR Virtual Marketing Meeting – June 4


The CDAR Marketing Meetings have returned via webinar every Thursday at 8:30 AM! Join us for our next Marketing Meeting on Thursday, June 4th at 8:30 AM. Register for the meeting via the Zoom meeting link provided.

If you would like to pitch a property, please e-mail the listing number for the property to Rickie McCabe at CDAR no later than Wednesday, June 3rd at 4 PM to be included in the week’s property pitches. Agents must be present in the webinar to pitch their property.

DACIE Marketing Meeting – June 4

Cost: Free for Members


Join the Desert Area Commercial Information Exchange for their Monthly Marketing Meeting. This month’s scheduled guest is Martin Alvarez, the Economic Development Director for the city of Palm Desert.

This meeting is open to all CDAR and DACIE members and is free to attend. Register at the links provided.

RPA Webinar – June 5


Join CDAR in welcoming Joel Carlson for a seminar on the Residential Purchase Agreement on Friday, Jne 5th at 9 AM, where he will cover the following topics over three hours:

• The 2 plus 1 plus 1 plus 10 plus 1 plus 1 page RPA
• What makes a valid, binding contract
• Step by step through each paragraph
• Mediate, Arbitrate or Litigate
• How are Deposits handled – 10145 of the B & P Code
• Who can I talk to get more answers?

Make sure to register for this seminar today!

Disclosures Webinar – June 5


Join CDAR in welcoming Joel Carlson as he covers Standard Disclosures on the sale of a 1 to 4-unit, owner-occupied residential property. This course covers the C.A.R. Sales Disclosure chart, as well as the following:

• Total Review of Sales Disclosure Chart
• Forms Advisor – here it is!
• Forms Tutor!!! Now you have NO excuse
• The difference between Residential & Commercial Disclosures discussed
• Where to find “it” at
• How does this relate to the RPA-CA!

Register for this seminar today!

1031 Exchange Webinar – June 8


Join CDAR for a 1031 Exchange seminar on Monday, June 8th at 10 AM. Register for this seminar today!


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