About ORRA

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The Orlando Regional REALTOR® Association (ORRA) is one of the largest local trade associations in the state of Florida, with more than 15,000 REALTORS® and affiliate members in Orange, Seminole, and the surrounding counties. 

Our membership is composed of residential and commercial REALTORS®; brokers; salespeople; property managers; appraisers; counselors; and others who are engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry.

The term "REALTOR®" is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and abides by its strict Code of Ethics.

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Vision

The Orlando Regional REALTOR® Association is the REALTORS® primary resource for success.

Mission

The Orlando Regional REALTOR® Association creates an environment that elevates the professionalism and experience of REALTORS®.

Code of Ethics

NAR's Code of Ethics, adopted in 1913, was one of the first codifications of ethical duties adopted by any business group. The Code ensures that consumers are served by requiring REALTORS® to cooperate with each other in furthering clients' best interests.

History

  • The Orlando Board of REALTORS® was established in 1921.

  • The Winter Park Board of REALTORS® was established in 1953.

  • The Orlando and Winter Park boards of REALTORS® merged in 1962 to become the Orlando-Winter Park Board of REALTORS®.

  • The name was officially changed to the Orlando Area Board of REALTORS® in 1983, then to the Orlando Area Association of REALTORS® in 1989.

  • In 1990, the Orlando Area Association of REALTORS® merged with the Seminole County Board of REALTORS®, established in 1953, to become the Greater Orlando Association of REALTORS®.

  • In 1993, GOAR's multiple listing service became a separate corporation called the Central Florida Real Estate Information Service.

  • In 1994, the Central Florida Commercial Real Estate Society (CFCRES) was established. In 2006, the group formed a separate association known as the Central Florida Commercial Association of REALTORS® (CFCAR).

  • In 1995, five neighboring associations joined with GOAR to create the Mid-Florida Regional Multiple Listing Service (MFRMLS).

  • In 2000, the association launched its largest transformation to date, adopting a progressive business plan and changing its name to the Orlando Regional REALTOR® Association.

 

 

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