The Delaware Association of Realtors
(DAR) is an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. It is composed of local associations state-wide.
The mission statement of the DAR is:
"The Delaware Association of REALTORS® in conjunction with Member Boards/Associations and the National Association of REALTORS®, serves and supports its membership by recognizing and addressing its needs and concerns and by developing, providing, and promoting programs and services which will assist its members in serving their clients and the public.
The Delaware Association of REALTORS® promotes to the public the importance of working with Delaware REALTORS® who adhere to the strict Code of Ethics of the National Association of REALTORS®. The Association is proactive in governmental affairs at the local, state, and national levels of government to protect an individual’s right to own, use and transfer real property, and to ensure that its membership is able to practice real estate brokerage without the burden of unfair and restrictive governmental regulations."
In 2010, the DAR contributed $5,450 to state senate candidates and $20,731 to state representative candidates. It was the 8th and 6th largest donor to state senate and state house campaigns, respectively.
The top 4 recipients of campaign contributions from the DAR in 2010 were: