The Traverse Area Association of REALTORS® is the largest bourd of REALTORS® in northern Michigan.  You can read about its history and staff here.

There are dozens of reasons to use a REALTOR®, collected nicely in this excellent list from

Yes!  TAAR has many affiliate members from all areas of business, who know that being a member is the best way to make new REALTOR® customers and connections.  Please see the section of our site about benefits and joining.

TAAR is a REALTOR® association.  Northern Great Lakes REALTORS® MLS is a multiple listing service (MLS) which is co-owned by TAAR and other associations.  An MLS is both a private offer of cooperation and compensation from one broker to another, and also the technical means to manage and distribute information on the properties for sale.  As such, NGLRMLS facilitates searching of TAAR property listings on their web site,

No.  However, you can find a directory of all the services offered by our affiliates on our site, and you can look up REALTOR® members in the NGLRMLS Find a REALTOR® directory.

No.  Only REALTORS® in good standing may list properties with TAAR.

No.  Our forms are available only to our members.

Rental properties that are represented by a REALTOR® can be found in our MLS.  You can also contact our affiliate members who provide property management.