The Mission of the Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS® is to strengthen and promote the professional image of its members through education, services and adherence to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics. As REALTORS®, we advocate for equal housing opportunity and private property rights, provide community service, and maintain a proactive relationship with local, state and national leaders.
The Association's staff is primarily working remotely and the office will remain closed to members and the public, except by appointment. All calls are being forwarded to staff. Please call the Association Office at 607-562-7035 and follow the prompts for their extensions. You can also email us at the links found under the Association Information tab on the left (select Staff & Directions).
The Association is committed to providing an accessible website. If you have difficulty accessing content, have difficulty viewing a file on the website, or notice any accessibility problems, please see below for help.
Effective June 20, 2020, NY State implemented new Fair Housing regulations which include the use of a new NYS Housing and Anti-Discrimination Disclosure Form (HADDF) and a Fair Housing Notice (FHN) which you will find displayed in real estate offices and at open houses. Find the FHN here: https://www.dos.ny.gov/licensing/docs/FairHousingNotice_new.pdf
Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS Receives Award
The Association was honored to be named the recipeint of the Food Bank’s Excellence in Collaboration award in recognition of our 20 years of fundraising efforts.
According to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, this award is presented to an influential group whose contributions and partnership have resulted in a greater collective impact.
As of December, 2020, the Association has raised over $124,000 for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.
The following resources are available to offer guidance and help answer your questions.
NY Forward Re-Opening Guidance is available at https://forward.ny.gov/ or see the links below.
NY State Association of REALTORS® (NYSAR)
Go to https://nysarcovidupdates.com/ to find COVID-19 resources including Updates, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, SBA CARES Act FAQs, NYS Dept. of Health, NYS Dept. of Labor, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and much more.
National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) COVID-19 resources include:
A Guide for REALTORS®… https://www.nar.realtor/coronavirus-a-guide-for-realtors
Coronavirus Resources and Guidance for Employers…
The Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS raised $10,370 for
The Food Bank of the Southern Tier at its 2019 Holiday Auction.
The Association has now donated an 19-year total of $117,864 to the Food Bank through this event.
The Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS collected
550 items during its Annual Hat/Mitten/Scarf Drive for kids.
The Association has now collected over 8,000 items through this event since 2004.
The REALTOR Association's Young Professionals Network (YPN)
collected 925 school supplies for local schools and children in need.
The YPN has now collected almost 6,000 items in 6 years through this event.
The Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS raised $27,475
at its 2019 Habitat "Fore" Humanity Golf Tournament.
The Association has now raised a 17-year total of $266,761 for the
Chemung Co, S.E. Steuben Co. and Schuyler Co. Habitat Chapters!
Welcome to the Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS®
The Elmira-Corning Association of REALTORS® is the source for real estate information in the central southern tier of New York State. We provide benefits to our membership including education, resources, and support services to enhance their professional development.
Our membership consists of 400+/- licensed real estate agents and appraisers who are known as REALTORS®. REALTOR® is a registered trademark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Our REALTOR® members also belong to the New York State Association of REALTORS® (NYSAR).
The Association also has Affiliate Members, who are not engaged in the real estate profession as licensees, but provide valuable services that relate to the real estate industry. They include lenders, home inspectors, builders, property management companies, home services, insurance companies, law offices, publishing companies and many other home service providers.
In partnership with our REALTOR® members and business Affiliates, we add value to the community by advocating for private property rights, providing community service, and adhering to the highest standard of ethics and professionalism.
Whether you are an area native searching for the perfect home or are contemplating a move to our area, the Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS® and MLS members are here to help. Please search our site for available properties and contact one of our REALTOR® professionals to assist you.
The Elmira-Corning Regional Association of REALTORS® (ECRAR) is committed to providing an accessible website. If you have difficulty accessing content, have difficulty viewing a file on the website, or notice any accessibility problems, please contact ECRAR to specify the nature of the accessibility issue and any assistive technology you use. ECRAR will strive to provide the content you need in the format you require.
ECRAR welcomes your suggestions and comments about improving ongoing efforts to increase the accessibility of this website.
Web Accessibility Help
There are actions you can take to adjust your web browser to make your web experience more accessible.
If you have trouble seeing web pages, the US Social Security Administration offers these tips for optimizing your computer and browser to improve your online experience.
If you find a keyboard or mouse difficult to use, speech recognition software such as Dragon NaturallySpeaking may help you navigate web pages and online services. This software allows the user to move focus around a web page or application screen through voice controls.
If you are deaf or hard of hearing, there are several accessibility features available to you.
A caption is transcript for the audio track of a video presentation that is synchronized with the video and audio tracks. Captions are generally rendered visually by being superimposed over the video, which benefits people who are deaf and hard-of-hearing, and anyone who cannot hear the audio (e.g., when in a crowded room). Most of NAR's video content includes captions. Learn how to turn captioning on and off in YouTube.
Your computer, tablet, or mobile device has volume control features. Each video and audio service has its own additional volume controls. Try adjusting both your device's volume controls and your media players' volume controls to optimize your listening experience.