About CARA

Founded in 1957, the Central Alberta REALTORS® Association is a professional trade organization, whose members are licensed Real Estate professionals. Our membership currently includes more than 650 real estate brokers and agents working across Central Alberta.

As a Real Estate Licensee of CARA, membership is automatically gained in the Alberta Real Estate Association (AREA), the provincial body and the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), the largest trade association in Canada.

Members of CARA offer numerous services, beyond simply residential real estate services. Many of our members are specialized in certain aspects of Real Estate, including:

  • Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Real Estate Appraisals
  • Property Management
  • Leasing and Financing

The Mission

The Central Alberta REALTORS® Association leads and empowers real estate excellence through education, professional standards, advocacy and related services for the benefit of its members and the public they serve.

The Vision

CARA`s vision is to provide leadership that continually enhances Realtor professionalism and positively shapes the profession and its contribution to Central Alberta communities

Contact Our 2017 Board of Directors

Danielle Davies
2017 President

Danielle.davies@century21.ca

Sandi Gouchie
2016 President

sandigouchie@royallepage.ca

Mark Aubin
Director

jbcres@telus.net

Arnoud Colombijn
Director

acolombijn@yahoo.ca

Allan Melbourne
Director

Allan.melbourne@remaxreddeer.com

Dawn Parent
Director

dawnparent@remax.net

Richard Pochylko
Director

realtyguyis@shaw.ca

Janice Resch
Director

jresch@shaw.ca

Mike Snell
Director

mikesnell@remax.net