New York State Association of REALTORS®

The Albany, NY-based New York State Association of REALTORS® is a not-for-profit trade organization representing more than 60,000 of New York State’s real estate professionals. The association provides a variety of benefits including legislative and legal representation, educational programs, publications such as the New York State REALTOR® and a code of professional standards.

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May 19, 2022

Mortgage rates increase, inventory decreases in April

Albany, NY – May 19, 2022 – Mortgage rates in April averaged their highest level since 2010, while inventory of houses continued to decrease across the Empire State, according to the housing report released today by the New York State Association of REALTORS®. According to Freddie Mac, the monthly average on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose […]

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May 18, 2022

Reasonable Modification and Accommodation Law Now in Effect

On December 2, 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law a new “Reasonable Modification and Accommodation” tenant disclosure and notice requirement for “housing accommodations”.  The new law adds two new paragraphs 2-b and 18-a to section 296 of the Executive Law (also known as the Human Rights Law).  The requirement only applies to the rental […]

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Want to advance your real estate career? Let NYSAR be your source for real estate continuing education. Our classes provide you with the knowledge and skills to expand your earning potential and enhance your career. Members also enjoy significant discounts on program tuition.

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Care about the future of our industry? Work with NYSAR and participate in legislative advocacy.

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Legal Support

Confused on legal issues relating to real estate practices? NYSAR can help you find information about emerging legal issues and the topics that affect everyday real estate business.

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Member Perks and Resources

Being a member of NYSAR grants you access to numerous tools, perks, and resources. Explore these options and take advantage of your membership.

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Tools and Resources for Consumers

Find a REALTOR® and an Appraiser

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NYS Real Estate Education Foundation

Since its inception in 2003, the Education Foundation has awarded over 1,200 scholarships to New York State REALTORS®, fostering knowledge and professionalism that ultimately enhances the public’s real estate transaction experience.

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NYSAR Housing Opportunities Foundation

The New York State Association of REALTORS® and the NYSAR Housing Opportunities Foundation are committed to assisting New Yorkers in achieving the American Dream of becoming homeowners.

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