The Galveston Association of REALTORS®, Your Gulf Coast Connection, is a local affiliate of the Texas Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. As a member-based trade association, GAR promotes and protects private-property ownership and rights, advocates for our local REALTORS® and property owners and strives to keep homeownership affordable.
Licensed real estate agents and brokers in Texas must follow state laws. Agents and brokers who join the Galveston Association of REALTORS® also pledge to follow a higher set of standards - the REALTOR® Code of Ethics.
GAR owns and operates the Galveston Multiple Listing Service. With a jurisdiction of Galveston Island, Pelican Island, and Bolivar Peninsula, the Galveston MLS provides the most comprehensive real estate coverage of our local market - making GAR Your Gulf Coast Connection.
From the Blogs
Watch Your Step!
Published: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Many shorebirds nest right on the ground by creating a small scrape in sandy or gravelly areas in which they lay well-camouflaged eggs. Read more.
Remembering Bill Wittliff - A Conversation at The Bryan Museum
Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Bill Witliff died on Sunday at age 79. Witliff joined J.P. Bryan for a conversation at The Bryan Museum in Galveston on August 4, 2018. Read more.
Celebrate World Oceans Day This Saturday on Galveston Island
Published: Wednesday, June 05, 2019
On Saturday, communities across the globe will celebrate World Oceans Day, and Galveston is no exception. Check out some of these activities to join in. Read more.
Published: Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Inshore fishing for redfish and speckled trout is great and offshore fishing for a bunch of species is great too. Read more.
June 2019 - Jessie McGuire Dent
Published: Monday, June 03, 2019
During the month of June, Rosenberg Library will exhibit items related to Jessie McGuire Dent, a Galveston educator and civil rights activist. Read more.