Founded in 1947 on the principle that all citizens have the right to equal housing opportunities, regardless of race, creed, or color. Our mission is to serve the unserved and underserved, and develop creative and effective methods of execution.
"We must never forget." REALTIST HISTORY VIDEO
NAREB members are called “Realtists” and represent all professional disciplines within the real estate industry including residential and commercial real estate agents and brokers, loan officers, mortgage brokers, title companies, appraisers, insurance agents, and developers. Realtists promote the highest standards of professional integrity and follow a strict code of real estate industry ethics.
The National Association of Real Estate Brokers, (NAREB), is a Real Estate Professional trade organization. NAREB was formed in 1947 by NAREB was founded by twelve chartered African American real estate professionals (one woman and eleven men from seven states, across the United States), out of a need to secure the right to equal housing opportunities, regardless of race, creed, or color, and an alternative for African-Americans who were excluded from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). For over 60 years, NAREB has participated in meaningful legal challenges and has supported legislative initiatives that ensure the availability of fair and affordable housing for all Americans.
For more information, visit NAREB online at nareb.com.