Mentorship Program | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


The CAR Foundation Mentorship Program seeks to help develop the next generation of industry professionals with a mentorship program designed to provide necessary, hands-on knowledge, insights, tips and tools and to encourage ethical behavior for new REALTORS®.

The mentorship program is being revised and applications will be open later this year.

Why Become a Mentor?

  • Help cultivate the next generation of REALTORS®.
  • Give back to your industry.
  • Showcase your leadership.
  • Develop a mutually beneficial relationship with your mentee.
  • Receive acknowledgment from your association about your accomplishments as a CAR mentor.

Mentor Criteria

  • Mentors cannot recruit candidates in any capacity.
  • Must conduct themselves with ethical and moral behavior and cannot have any history of being disciplined or fined.
  • Must be a CAR member.
  • Must have at least five years in the real estate industry.
  • Must be able to commit to one to four hours per month for mentee advisement. The full mentorship commitment period is six months.

Apply to be a Mentor.

Why Become a Mentee?

  • Learn about the business from someone who’s established in their career.
  • Make important connections early on.
  • Develop your leadership skills.

Mentee Criteria

To apply to be a mentee, you must be either:

  • A CAR Foundation Roadmap to REALTOR® recipient
  • Primary CAR member within your first three years in the industry.

Apply to be a Mentee.