Successful REALTORS® are networking pros. Everywhere you go, you network to grow your client and professional network. You are THE resource for your clients, whether they are new to the area or just moving across the street.

Understanding the importance of networking to our members, GAAR offers several opportunities to grow your professional network of other REALTORS®, Appraisers, Affiliates and Benefit Partners, and other real estate groups and improve your client networking skills.

Online Opportunities

GAAR Member Facebook Page

This is a private, REALTOR® Members-only group set up to facilitate conversation amongst GAAR Members and staff, share advice as well as things that are helpful and relevant to the industry. Join the group

GAAR Affiliates and Benefit Partners Facebook Page

This is a private, members-only group set up to facilitate conversation amongst GAAR Affiliate Members, Benefit Partners and staff, share advice as well as things that are helpful and relevant to the industry. Join the group

GAAR Young Professional Network (YPN) Facebook Page

This is a public group set up to facilitate conversation amongst YPN, Members, and staff, share advice as well as things that are helpful and relevant to the group. Join the group


Networking Opportunities

Affiliates & Benefit Partners Business After Business

Kick back and let loose after a hard day’s work at the GAAR Affiliates Business After Business! These quarterly networking events are free for REALTOR® Members and sponsoring Affiliates. Affiliates provide the appetizers and a cash bar is available. Learn more

Affiliate Committee Meetings

While the Affiliate Committee Meeting is geared primarily towards Affiliates and Benefit Partners, all members are welcome to attend. And if you just want to network to meet new potential business partners, contact Nick@gaar.com.

First Wednesdays

GAAR hosts a FREE Educational Event every first Wednesday of the month from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Learn more

Appraisal Committee

This exclusive networking committee allows Appraiser members to network and discuss issues specific to professional Appraisers. Contact support@swmls.com for details.

New Mexico Council of Exchangors

The New Mexico Council of Exchangors meets to offer create real estate solutions for difficult transactions. You must be a licensed real estate broker to attend, so please don’t bring your client. If you want to have your eyes opened to more opportunities and a wider network of dealmakers, then stop by an Exchangors meeting on Thursday morning. Meets every Thursday at 8:30 am. Learn more

Women’s Council of REALTORS®

The Women's Council of REALTORS® strives to provide timely, accessible programming, great networking, and opportunities for your personal and professional growth. Learn more 

GAAR’s Toastmasters Club

This exclusive Toastmasters Club meets to improve their communications and leadership skills. All GAAR and CARNM Members and Staff are invited to attend as a guest to learn more about how Toastmasters can help you in your real estate career. Learn more


Special Events

All of our special events offer excellent networking opportunities. Click here to learn more about our special events.