About the Dutchess County Association of REALTORS
The Dutchess County Association of REALTORS® (DCAR) advocates for homeownership rights throughout the Mid-Hudson Valley. Originally founded by a handful of real estate brokers in 1940 as the Dutchess County Realty Board, the association became the Dutchess County Board of REALTORS® in 1964, then finally the Dutchess County Association of REALTORS® in 1995.
With over 900 REALTOR® and 125 Affiliate members, the association serves its members and the public by focusing on Professional Standards Enforcement, Education, Advocacy, Community Service, as well as Networking for Local Professionals. All members of the association are obliged to abide by a strict Code of Ethics.
Mission: To provide programs and services to support and enhance our member’s ability to excel and to better serve the communities in which they work and live.
Vision: The Dutchess County Association of REALTORS® serves, supports and inspires excellence in the real estate community.