Widely recognized as the leading advocate and voice for real estate in Coastal Carolinas, CCAR members bring professionalism and high ethical standards to every real estate transaction. The Association advocates for the protection of private property rights and provides tools and technology for members to achieve expertise in serving the needs of buyers and sellers. Find a Realtor® and search properties here.

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We recognize the importance of protecting the personal information you provide to Coastal Carolinas Association of REALTORS® (CCAR) website, therefore, we maintain the following privacy policy:

1. We gather the following types of information needed to process your transactions, fulfill your requests, and maintain our membership records:

• Contact information you provide (for example, your personal and business addresses, phone and fax numbers, firm affiliations and titles).

• Tracking information which our Web server automatically recognizes each time you visit one of our sites or communicate with us by email (for example, your domain name, your email address, and what pages you visit); and

• Information you volunteer, via applications or surveys (for example, education, designations, specialties, affiliations with other real estate organizations and general demographic data).

2. We use this information to:

Improve and customize the content and layout of our sites and other communications tools

• Notify you of updates to our sites.

• Notify you of relevant products and services.

• Notify you of upcoming events and programs.

• Compile specialty directories about which you will be made aware.

• Track usage of our sites.

• Assist state and national REALTOR® associations and affiliated Institutes, Societies and Councils in membership tracking and for their use for purposes similar to those listed above.


3. Email contact information. CCAR does not share, sell or trade email addresses. CCAR  may use your email address to directly send you information and may provide you with online informational or marketing messages that have been approved by CCAR  together with other communications to which you have subscribed.

4. Credit information that you and credit authorizers provide when you make payments by credit card or electronic check for products, dues or other services  will only be used to process the transactions you request. This information will be provided to and maintained by reputable credit reporting databases, but will never be sold, shared or provided to other third parties.

5. We maintain security procedures and standards which we believe are as safe as today’s technology permits. We test these procedures and modify them regularly as new technologies become feasible.

6. We utilize a strict Opt-Out policy for sending online notifications regarding services, products and programs.

7. You may edit your personal contact information at any time.

8. Some of our sites contain advertising placed by advertising networks pursuant to agreements between CCAR and the advertising network. We do not control these advertising networks, the sites of third parties reached through links on our site or their information collection practices and CCAR will not be responsible for the activities of these third parties. The advertising network uses cookies to collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you click on the banner ads appearing on our sites. This information is collected by the advertising network for purposes of measuring and reporting on the advertising to advertisers and CCAR. The advertising network may also aggregate the information for certain other statistical and reporting purposes.