The REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee was formed on Jan. 1, 2015 with the merger of the Sarasota Association of REALTORS® and the Manatee Association of REALTORS®, two long-standing real estate trade associations with a century of histories in the region.

As members of an organized real estate association, REALTORS® subscribe to a strict code of ethics and have access to numerous services and programs to enhance their professionalism. Educational programs and seminars help members gain new skills and professional designations. Regular meetings provide opportunities for networking and making a difference in the world of real estate.


To be the trusted resource for real estate professionals and the community.


The mission of the REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee is to keep the REALTOR® central to the real estate transaction by advancing members’ professionalism and expertise while upholding the REALTORS® Code of Ethics.  We are committed to protecting private property rights in the communities we serve.