MAR STORY

Our story goes back more than half a century, and it’s definitely worth telling.  We were originally chartered as The Black Canyon Board of Realtors® in 1962. Later, we were known as the Montrose Board of Realtors®, and we changed our name to the Montrose Association of Realtors® in 1991. The Association was incorporated in 1975.

OUR MISSION

– Enhance the ability and opportunity of members to conduct their business successfully, professionally, ethically and profitably.
– Promote and preserve the right to own, transfer and use real property
– Increase REALTORS® professionalism, skills, knowledge, and community involvement.
– Reinforce the public’s awareness and confidence in REALTORS®.-To responsibly serve the public.

OUR VISION

– To position all our members to meet the challenges now and in the future.

OUR MEMBERS

The Association serves as a resource to its members, providing education through easily accessible, highly valuable, and fairly priced educational opportunities. Through the association, we provide both live and on-line courses. Relevant educational programs improve the members’ ability to conduct their businesses in an ethical and professional manner. We will promote and participate in the National Association of REALTORS® REP (REALTORS® Excellence Program) that will strengthen the quality of services offered to buyers and sellers.

BETTER COMMUNITIES

The Association promotes and participates in community service programs to engage members and to create a positive public image. MAR also has strong relationships with the media, allowing our communities to see the value our members bring to the process of buying and selling a home.